annulus urethralis annulus u·re·thra·lis (yur’ĭ-thrā’lĭs)
See sphincter muscle of urinary bladder.
by the year; yearly. Historical Examples Formerly, he borrowed from the local money-lenders, mostly Greeks, at 30 per cent per annum and over. Letters of Travel (1892-1913) Rudyard Kipling Huic ob res bene gestas imperium in annum proximum prorogatum est. Selections from Viri Romae Charles Franois L’Homond Sarum who and when (annum) the motion in […]
to announce. verb (transitive) a less common word for announce v. 1530s, from past participle adjective annunciate (late 14c.) or directly from Latin annunciatus, misspelling of annuntiatus, past participle of annuntiare (see announce). In some cases perhaps a back-formation from annunciation. Related: Annunciated; annunciating.
(often initial capital letter) the announcement by the angel Gabriel to the Virgin Mary of her conception of Christ. (initial capital letter) a representation of this in art. (initial capital letter). Also called Lady Day. the church festival on March 25 in memory of this. an act or instance of announcing; proclamation: the annunciation of […]
- Annunciation lily
. Historical Examples On the right is St. John; on the left an angel crowned with a chaplet of roses and bearing the Annunciation lily. A Popular Handbook to the National Gallery, Volume I, Foreign Schools Various