a drug that averts a pregnancy by preventing the fertilized egg from becoming implanted in the uterine wall.
an antibody produced by an animal in reaction to the introduction of from another animal. noun a serum containing an antibody specific to an immunoglobulin
Classical Mythology. a daughter of Oedipus and Jocasta who defied her uncle, King Creon, by performing funeral rites over her brother, Polynices, and was condemned to be immured alive in a cave. (italics) a tragedy (c440 b.c.) by Sophocles. Historical Examples “You look tired, Antigone,” said Emma to her nearest neighbour, a pale girl of […]
pertaining to knowledge. possessing knowledge, especially esoteric knowledge of spiritual matters. (initial capital letter) pertaining to or characteristic of the Gnostics. (initial capital letter) a member of any of certain sects among the early Christians who claimed to have superior knowledge of spiritual matters, and explained the world as created by powers or agencies arising […]
opposed to or in rebellion against an existing . of or relating to a political group, military force, etc., seeking to replace or overthrow an existing . Contemporary Examples But the truth is that more New Yorkers showed up at Black Friday sales than all the Russian antigovernment protests put together. The Protests in Moscow […]