amelogenesis imperfecta amelogenesis im·per·fec·ta (ĭm’pər-fěk’tə)
A hereditary condition in which the dental enamel does not develop properly, often because of insufficient calcification. Also called enamel dysplasia.
it is so; so be it (used after a prayer, creed, or other formal statement to express solemn ratification or agreement). verily; truly. an utterance of the interjection “amen.”. a musical setting for such an utterance. an expression of concurrence or assent: The committee gave its amen to the proposal. a primeval deity worshiped especially […]
- Amen corner
a place in some Protestant churches, usually at one side of the pulpit, occupied by worshipers leading the responsive amens of the congregation. noun (US) the amen corner, the part of a church, usually to one side of the pulpit, occupied by people who lead the responsive amens during the service
- Amen glass
a British glass of the mid-18th century, having engraved on it a sentiment favoring the cause of the Old Pretender, concluded with the word “Amen.”.
a god in whom Amen and Ra were combined: the god of the universe and the supreme Egyptian god during the period of Theban political supremacy. Historical Examples He answered, ‘I have not the power to take prisoner the messenger of Amen-Ra in my country. Myths and Legends of Ancient Egypt Lewis Spence Again, Amen-Ra […]