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Meaning of Ibizan podenco

ibizan podenco means: breed of slender agile medium-sized hound found chiefly in the Balearic Islands; said to have been bred originally by the Pharaohs of ancient Egypt

Meaning of Ibn al-haytham

ibn al-haytham means: an Egyptian polymath (born in Iraq) whose research in geometry and optics was influential into the 17th century; established experiments as the norm of proof in physics (died in 1040)

Meaning of Ibn talal hussein

ibn talal hussein means: king of Jordan credited with creating stability at home and seeking peace with Israel (1935-1999)

Meaning of Ibn-roshd

ibn-roshd means: Arabian philosopher born in Spain; wrote detailed commentaries on Aristotle that were admired by the Schoolmen (1126-1198)

Meaning of Ibn-sina

ibn-sina means: Persian physician and influential philosopher; his interpretation of Aristotle influenced St. Thomas Aquinas; writings on medicine were important for almost 500 years (980-1037)

Meaning of Ibolium privet

ibolium privet means: fast-growing and tightly branched hybrid of Ligustrum ovalifolium and Ligustrum obtusifolium

Meaning of Ibota privet

ibota privet means: fast-growing and tightly branched hybrid of Ligustrum ovalifolium and Ligustrum obtusifolium

Meaning of Ibrahim

ibrahim means: the first of the Old Testament patriarchs and the father of Isaac; according to Genesis, God promised to give Abraham's family (the Hebrews) the land of Canaan (the Promised Land); God tested Abraham by asking him to sacrifice his son

Meaning of Ibrd

ibrd means: a United Nations agency created to assist developing nations by loans guaranteed by member governments

Meaning of Ibsen

ibsen means: realistic Norwegian author who wrote plays on social and political themes (1828-1906)

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Meaning of Aby warburg

aby warburg means: German art historian (1866-1929)

Meaning of Anal sex

anal sex means: intercourse via the anus, committed by a man with a man or woman

Meaning of Asarum virginicum

asarum virginicum means: evergreen low-growing perennial having mottled green and silvery-grey heart-shaped pungent leaves; Virginia to South Carolina

Meaning of Cardiovascular system

cardiovascular system means: the organs and tissues involved in circulating blood and lymph through the body

Meaning of Eeriness

eeriness means: strangeness by virtue of being mysterious and inspiring fear

Meaning of Holy eucharist

holy eucharist means: a Christian sacrament commemorating the Last Supper by consecrating bread and wine

Meaning of Hypochoeris

hypochoeris means: widely distributed genus of herbs with milky juice; includes some cosmopolitan weeds

Meaning of Indefensible

indefensible means: incapable of being justified or explained

Meaning of Indefensible

indefensible means: (of theories etc) incapable of being defended or justified

Meaning of Indefensible

indefensible means: not able to be protected against attack

Meaning of Jacques tatischeff

jacques tatischeff means: French filmmaker (1908-1982)

Meaning of Masculine

masculine means: a gender that refers chiefly (but not exclusively) to males or to objects classified as male

Meaning of Masculine

masculine means: associated with men and not with women

Meaning of Masculine

masculine means: of grammatical gender

Meaning of Masculine

masculine means: (music or poetry) ending on an accented beat or syllable

Meaning of Megadeath

megadeath means: the death of a million people

Meaning of Motorist

motorist means: someone who drives (or travels in) an automobile

Meaning of Nan-chang

nan-chang means: a walled city in southeastern China on the Gan Jiang

Meaning of Odd-leg caliper

odd-leg caliper means: caliper having the points on its legs both curve in the same direction

Meaning of Phase of the moon

phase of the moon means: a time when the Moon presents a particular recurring appearance

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