Ayerza’s syndrome n.
Sclerosis of the pulmonary arteries in chronic cor pulmonale, caused by primary pulmonary arteriosclerosis or primary pulmonary hypertension. It is associated with severe cyanosis. Also called cardiopathia nigra.
Aisha. Historical Examples Gone was the corpse of Leo, and gone too was Ayesha the imperial, the divine. Ayesha H. Rider Haggard In the afternoon we sunk the Ayesha and we were all very sad. New York Times Current History; The European War, Vol 2, No. 4, July, 1915 Various Ayesha, mounted on a camel, […]
a river flowing S through Burma (Myanmar) to the Bay of Bengal. 1250 miles (2015 km) long. Historical Examples The episode of these two merchants is well known to the inhabitants of the Irrawaddy valley. The Life or Legend of Gaudama Right Reverend Paul Ambroise Bigandet The Irrawaddy valley is here a little like the […]
ayg anything (shortwave transmission)
- Ayia napa
noun a coastal resort in SE Cyprus. Pop: 9500 (2004 est)