A very close friend; best friend; pal •Usu with only a humorous connotation of homosexuality: He assumed the mail was going to be the friendly asshole buddy e-mail that one gets from colleagues
a town in E Umbria, in central Italy: birthplace of St. Francis of Assisi. Contemporary Examples His home base is Saint Francis of Assisi Church in Midtown Manhattan. Mother Cabrini, Saint of the Green Card Michael Luongo November 10, 2014 “Always preach the Gospel,” St. Francis of Assisi, from whom the new pope adopted his […]
to give support or aid to; help: Please assist him in moving the furniture. to be associated with as an or helper. to give aid or help. to be present, as at a meeting or ceremony. Sports. Baseball. a play that helps to put out a batter or base runner. Basketball, Ice Hockey. a play […]
- Assist-control ventilation
assist-control ventilation assist-control ventilation as·sist-con·trol ventilation (ə-sĭst’kən-trōl’) n. A method of artificial respiration in which inspiration is produced automatically after a set interval if the person has not begun to inspire earlier.
- Assistance dog
noun a dog that has been specially trained to live with and accompany a disabled person, carrying out such tasks as prompting them to take medication or assisting them to cross a road