anhydrase an·hy·drase (ān-hī’drās’, -drāz’)
An enzyme that catalyzes the removal of water from a compound.
of or like a foolish, doddering old woman. adjective of or like a feeble old woman anility a·nil·i·ty (ə-nĭl’ĭ-tē) n. See dotage. anile an·ile (ān’īl’, ā’nīl’) adj. Of or like an old woman. Senile.
. Historical Examples I know there is a question in philosophy, An anim sint œquales? Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 3 (of 3) Isaac Disraeli anim (ani-me), a resin obtained from the trunk of an American tree (Hymena Courbaril). The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 2 Various I know no better aim for life than […]
soul; life. the inner personality that is turned toward the unconscious of the individual (contrasted with ). the feminine principle, especially as present in men (contrasted with ). Contemporary Examples She was a cooing and cherubic mini-avatar called anima, which players earned after reaching a certain level in the game Prius. ‘Love Child’ Game Over: […]
- Anima mundi
1670s, Medieval Latin, literally “soul of the world;” used by Abelard to render Greek psyche tou kosmou. Historical Examples It may be said that Galen expresses, in these passages, the Platonic dogma of an anima mundi. North American Medical and Surgical Journal, Vol. 2, No. 3, July, 1826 Various Wordsworth was the fellow who hit […]