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- Ancus marcius
a king of Rome, during whose reign the first bridge across the Tiber was constructed. Historical Examples “You never did see Ancus Marcius, that’s all brag,” cried a voice that sounded full of irritation and even nervous exhaustion. The Possessed Fyodor Dostoevsky Numae Pompilii nepos Ancus Marcius erat, aequitate et religione avo similis. Selections from […]
a combining form meaning “hook,” “joint,” used in the formation of technical terms: ancylostomiasis. ancylo- pref. Variant of ankylo-.
a combination of and 3 , used to form nouns denoting state or quality: brilliancy. suffix a variant of -ance, used to indicate condition or quality: expectancy, poignancy, malignancy word-forming element denoting quality or state, from Latin -antia, forming abstract nouns on pp. adjectives in -antem, appearing in English mostly in words borrowed directly from […]
- Ancylostoma braziliense
ancylostoma braziliense Ancylostoma braziliense Ancylostoma bra·zil·i·en·se (brə-zĭl’ē-ěn’sē) n. A species of hookworm that usually is an intestinal parasite of dogs and cats but can also infest the skin of humans.