a revision of the Bible, based chiefly on the Revised Version of the Bible, published in the U.S. in 1901.
a revised version of the Authorized (King James) Version of the Bible, published by a committee of American scholars in 1901
- American star
2 . a starlike charge having five points unless a greater number is specified, used especially as the cadency mark of a third son. noun any of various teleost food fishes belonging to the families Mugilidae (grey mullet) or Mullidae (red mullet) See also grey mullet, red mullet the US name for grey mullet noun […]
- American stock exchange
the second largest stock exchange in the U.S., located in New York City. Abbreviation: ASE, A.S.E. Traditionally, the second largest stock exchange in the United States, after the New York Stock Exchange. The American Stock Exchange is in New York City. It is often identified in financial pages as AMEX. In 1998, AMEX merged with […]
- American trypanosomiasis
. an infectious disease caused by the protozoan Trypanosoma cruzi, occurring chiefly in tropical America and characterized by irregular fever, palpable lymph nodes, and often heart damage. noun (pathol) another name for Chagas’ disease noun a form of trypanosomiasis found in South America, caused by the protozoan Trypanosoma cruzi, characterized by fever and, often, inflammation […]
- American twist
a service in which the ball is spun so as to bounce high and to the left of the receiver.