amniotomy am·ni·ot·o·my (ām’nē-ŏt’ə-mē)
Surgical rupture of the fetal membranes to induce or expedite labor.
amnon faithful. (1.) One of the sons of Shammai, of the children of Ezra (1 Chr. 4:20; comp. 17). (2.) The eldest son of David, by Ahinoam of Jezreel (1 Chr. 3:1; 2 Sam. 3:2). Absalom caused him to be put to death for his great crime in the matter of Tamar (2 Sam. 13:28, […]
a colorless, crystalline barbiturate, C 11 H 18 N 2 O 3 , used chiefly as a sedative. amobarbital am·o·bar·bi·tal (ām’ō-bär’bĭ-tāl’, -tôl’) n. A barbiturate used as a sedative and a hypnotic.
amo America’s Multimedia Online Historical Examples Hame (ain) is the French form of the Italian amo, meaning “fishhook.” The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898, Volume XXXIII, 1519-1522 Antonio Pigafetta I know all about amo, amas, amat, and how to make a flying tackle. Steve Yeager William MacLeod Raine A verb is a part of speech declined with […]
amoco American Oil Company Contemporary Examples Browne was instantly attracted to the soft-spoken, polite engineer who had worked for amoco in Russia. Plugging the Hole in BP Tom Bower July 25, 2010 Clean-cut and slightly prim, Dudley worked for 20 years at amoco before BP bought the corporation in 1998. Plugging the Hole in BP […]