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Meaning of Sacred college of cardinals

sacred college of cardinals means: (Roman Catholic Church) the body of all cardinals of the church; elects and advises the pope

Meaning of Sacred cow

sacred cow means: a person unreasonably held to be immune to criticism

Meaning of Sacred fig

sacred fig means: fig tree of India noted for great size and longevity; lacks the prop roots of the banyan; regarded as sacred by Buddhists

Meaning of Sacred ibis

sacred ibis means: African ibis venerated by ancient Egyptians

Meaning of Sacred lotus

sacred lotus means: native to eastern Asia; widely cultivated for its large pink or white flowers

Meaning of Sacred mushroom

sacred mushroom means: the button-shaped top of the mescal cactus; a source of psilocybin

Meaning of Sacred scripture

sacred scripture means: any writing that is regarded as sacred by a religious group

Meaning of Sacred text

sacred text means: writing that is venerated for the worship of a deity

Meaning of Sacred trinity

sacred trinity means: the union of the Father and Son and Holy Ghost in one Godhead

Meaning of Sacred writing

sacred writing means: writing that is venerated for the worship of a deity

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Meaning of Buttoned-up

buttoned-up means: conservative in professional manner

Meaning of Buttoned-up

buttoned-up means: (British colloquial) not inclined to conversation

Meaning of Cartesian plane

cartesian plane means: a plane in which all points can be described in Cartesian coordinates

Meaning of Coolant

coolant means: a fluid agent (gas or liquid) that produces cooling; especially one used to cool a system by transferring heat away from one part to another

Meaning of Demand-pull inflation

demand-pull inflation means: inflation caused by an increase in demand or in the supply of money

Meaning of Detergent builder

detergent builder means: a substance added to soaps or detergents to increase their cleansing action

Meaning of Dryopithecine

dryopithecine means: considered a possible ancestor to both anthropoid apes and humans

Meaning of Extravasate

extravasate means: geology: cause molten material, such as lava, to pour forth

Meaning of Extravasate

extravasate means: become active and spew forth lava and rocks

Meaning of Extravasate

extravasate means: force out or cause to escape from a proper vessel or channel

Meaning of In the meantime

in the meantime means: during the intervening time

Meaning of Jampot

jampot means: a jar for holding jellies or preserves

Meaning of Lawn mower

lawn mower means: garden tool for mowing grass on lawns

Meaning of Macaroon

macaroon means: chewy cookie usually containing almond paste

Meaning of Mutually beneficial

mutually beneficial means: mutually dependent

Meaning of Probabilism

probabilism means: (philosophy) the doctrine that (since certainty is unattainable) probability is a sufficient basis for belief and action

Meaning of Probabilism

probabilism means: a Roman Catholic system of casuistry that when expert opinions differ an actor can follow any solidly probable opinion that he wishes even though some different opinion might be more probable

Meaning of Sandhi

sandhi means: the articulatory process whereby the pronunciation of a word or morpheme changes when it is followed immediately by another (especially in fluent speech)

Meaning of Sparidae

sparidae means: porgies; scups

Meaning of Splenic

splenic means: of or relating to the spleen

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