pertaining to music that has the qualities of an anthem, such as a serious tone and strong tune; also, regarded as an anthem
The anthemic, MGMT-like “Young Blood” went viral at the end of 2010, garnering the kind of buzz people write whole books about.
The Naked and Famous, New Zealand’s Synthpop Quintet, Is Here to Make You Happy Melissa Leon October 31, 2013
of music, “felt to resemble an anthem,” 1841, from anthem + -ic. In reference to a type of acid, 1859, so called because isolated from dog-fennel (Anthemis arvensis).
- Anthemius of tralles
c474–c534, Greek mathematician and architect, active in Lydia.
the pollen-bearing part of a stamen. Historical Examples Its body must be sufficiently large to come in contact with the anther. My Studio Neighbors William Hamilton Gibson They consist usually of two parts, the Filament and anther, not yet described. Proserpina, Volume 1 John Ruskin Inane, empty, said of an anther which produces no pollen, […]
a male reproductive structure producing gametes, occurring in ferns, mosses, fungi, and algae. Historical Examples The same moisture which caused the antheridia to open also brings about the opening of the archegonia. How to Know the Ferns S. Leonard Bastin antheridia immersed in the thallus, covered with dentate scales. The Manual of the Botany of […]
a male reproductive structure producing gametes, occurring in ferns, mosses, fungi, and algae. Historical Examples Oogonium with the central uninucleate oosphere and the fertilizing tube (a) of the antheridium which introduces the male nucleus. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 3 Various A fruiting portion, magnified, showing the structure; a sporocarp, and an antheridium. […]