the white pupa or larva of an ant, sold dried as food for pet fish, birds, turtles, etc.
any of several ruminants of the family Bovidae, chiefly of Africa and Asia, having permanent, hollow, unbranched horns. leather made from the hide of such an animal. . Contemporary Examples In present day New Mexico, nine men run through the plains chasing after an antelope. This Week’s Best Journalism The Daily Beast April 29, 2011 […]
Classical Mythology. a brother of Eros, most often regarded as the avenger of unrequited love. . Mount, a peak in central Colorado, in the Sawatch Mountains. 14,269 feet (4349 meters). Historical Examples I’ve laid all my frankincense and myrrh on the altar of Anteros, I’ve nothing to offer the true god. Shadows of Flames Amelie […]
a tipping forward of an organ, as the uterus. Historical Examples Sometimes a pessary which prevents the anteversion is efficient. Woman William J. Robinson Or, the womb may turn forward, when we have a condition of anteversion. Woman William J. Robinson There are three kinds of displacements: anteversion, retroversion, and prolapsus. Alcohol: A Dangerous and […]
to displace (the uterus or other body organ) by tipping forward. verb (transitive) to displace (an organ or part) by tilting it forward