a white, crystalline powder, C 10 H 12 O, having a sweet taste, obtained from anise or fennel oils or synthesized: used chiefly in perfumes, dentifrices, flavoring, synthesis of anisaldehyde, and in medicine as an antiseptic and carminative.
a white water-soluble crystalline substance with a liquorice-like odour, used as a flavouring and a sensitizer in the processing of colour photographs. Formula: CH3CH:CHC6H4OCH3
Pi·co de [pee-kaw th e] /ˈpi kɔ ðɛ/ (Show IPA). Spanish name of . noun Pico de Aneto (ˈpiko de). a mountain in N Spain, near the French border: the highest in the Pyrenees. Height: 3404 m (11 168 ft)
anetoderma anetoderma an·e·to·der·ma (ān’ĭ-tō-dûr’mə) n. Atrophy of the skin characterized by circumscribed lesions in which the skin becomes baglike and wrinkled.
. Historical Examples Ze sall say aneuch, gif the mater or ground do lyke yow, and mony fair wordis to Lethingtoun. Mary Queen of Scots 1542-1587 Various Ze sall say aneuch, gif the mater or ground do lyke yow; and mony fair wordis to Lethingtoun. The Mystery of Mary Stuart Andrew Lang It’s a shamefu […]
adjective (of polyploid cells or organisms) having a chromosome number that is not an exact multiple of the haploid number, caused by one chromosome set being incomplete noun a cell or individual of this type aneuploid an·eu·ploid (ān’yōō-ploid’) n. A cell or an organism characterized by aneuploidy. aneuploid (ān’yə-ploid’) Having a chromosome number that is […]