a son of Zeus and Euryodia, father of Laertes, and grandfather of Odysseus.
. archaeon (är’kē-ŏn’) Plural archaea Any of a group of microorganisms that resemble bacteria but are different from them in certain aspects of their chemical structure, such as the composition of their cell walls. Archaea usually live in extreme, often very hot or salty environments, such as hot mineral springs or deep-sea hydrothermal vents, but […]
Theology. a chief or principal angel; in medieval angelology one of the nine orders of celestial attendants on God. Compare (def 1). (def 1). Russian Arkhangelsk. a seaport in the NW Russian Federation in Europe, on Dvina Bay. Gulf of, former name of . Contemporary Examples Religion, mythology, and history were plundered for nouns; hence, […]
. a bench or settle of the medieval and Renaissance periods, wide enough for several persons and having a seat with a chest beneath, arms at the ends, and a high back.
- Arch beam
a crowned metal beam, as of the deck of a ship.