having no mouth, stoma, or stomata.
astomatous, as-tom′a-tus, adj. having no mouth, used of a division of the protozoa.
Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D) Various
(of animals) having no mouth
(of plants) having no stomata
astomia astomia a·sto·mi·a (ə-stō’mē-ə) n. Congenital absence of a mouth.
- Aston dark space
the dark region between the cathode and the cathode glow in a vacuum tube, occurring when the pressure is low.
Francis William, 1877–1945, English physicist and chemist: Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1922. Contemporary Examples Americans now own famous teams like Manchester United, Liverpool, Arsenal, and Aston Villa. How Two Incidents of Alleged Racism in English Soccer Have Shocked the Sport Edward Platt December 22, 2011 Since then it has been on display at Aston Martin’s […]
dazed; bewildered; filled with consternation. Historical Examples The many were astonied at him; his visage was so marred more than men, and his form than the children of men. The Expositor’s Bible George Adam Smith Then looked they on her, and saw her so fair that they were all astonied. Aucassin and Nicolete Andrew Lang […]