a free-living plant growing on or in another plant.
(Aulus Persius Flaccus) a.d. 34–62, Roman satirist. Historical Examples Horace therefore, Juvenal, and Persius were no Prophets, although their lines did seem to indigitate and point at our times. The Works of Sir Thomas Browne (Volume 1 of 3) Thomas Browne A Stoic philosopher to whom Persius addresses his 5th Satire. Dryden’s Works (13 of […]
air-to-underwater missile. . Historical Examples An abstract principle called God, or AUM or any other impersonal formless all-inclusive Being? Sex=The Unknown Quantity Ali Nomad AUM, the Absolute, the Omniscient, is always typified by a circle. Sex=The Unknown Quantity Ali Nomad AUM the blissful Comforter is heard in meditation and reveals to the devotee the ultimate […]
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noun a syncretistic Japanese cult combining elements of Buddhism, Hinduism, and Christianity, founded by Shoko Asahara in 1986; responsible for a number of murders and in particular a nerve-gas attack on the Tokyo underground in 1995 Also called Supreme Truth Cult
. Also called armarium. Ecclesiastical. a recess in the wall of a church or a cupboard in the sacristy where sacred vessels, books, vestments, etc., are kept. Chiefly British Dialect. a storeroom, closet, or pantry. Obsolete. any of various types of closet or cupboard with doors and shelves. Historical Examples The aumbry is on the […]