a variety of mica, similar to biotite but differing in optical orientation.
a state or condition of individuals or society characterized by a breakdown or absence of social norms and values, as in the case of uprooted people. Historical Examples One may designate it as religious independence, or anomy, or individualism. The Non-religion of the Future: A Sociological Study Jean-Marie Guyau noun (sociol) lack of social or […]
in a short time; soon. at another time. Archaic. at once; immediately. ever and anon, now and then; occasionally. . . Historical Examples Ever and anon they would sell a yard of lace, a ribbon, a trinket, a pack of thread. The Golden Road Frank Waller Allen Ever and anon a rapid flash from a […]
congenital absence of the nails. anonychia an·o·nych·i·a (ān’ə-nĭk’ē-ə) or an·o·ny·cho·sis (ān’ə-nĭ-kō’sĭs) n. Congenital absence of the nails.
an assumed or false name. an person or publication. Historical Examples Referring to my remarks on the use of the word “anonym,” I may point out that this is not the correct title of Barbier’s work. How to Catalogue a Library Henry B. (Henry Benjamin) Wheatley You cannot express a negation such as this by […]