variant of especially before a vowel.
a female given name: from a Greek word meaning “flowery.”. Contemporary Examples The Independent praised the “sharp, witty writing, packed with life and colour that bursts through in Anthea Bell’s translation.” This Week’s Hot Reads The Daily Beast December 21, 2010 Historical Examples Jane burst into tears, but Anthea, though pale and frantic, was dry-eyed. […]
George, 1900–59, U.S. composer. noun George. 1900–59, US composer. His best known work is the controversial Le Ballet Méchanique (1924) for motor horns, bells, and aeroplane propellers
a luminous, white spot occasionally appearing at the sun’s elevation but in the opposite part of the sky. noun (pl) -lia (-lɪə) a faint halo sometimes seen in polar or high altitude regions around the shadow of an object cast onto a thick cloud bank or fog a white spot occasionally appearing on the parhelic […]
- Anterior labial vein
anterior labial vein anterior labial vein n. Any of the veins that pass from the labia majora to the external pudendal veins.