a city in central Thailand, on the Chao Phraya: former national capital.
Cities like Pompeii and Petra, Heliopolis in Egypt and ayutthaya in Thailand, Ur and Jericho and Babylon in the Fertile Crescent.
Swallowed By the Sea Simon Winchester March 19, 2011
a city in S Thailand, on the Chao Phraya River: capital of the country until 1767; noted for its canals and ruins. Pop (province): 727 300 (2000) Also called Ayudhya (ɑːˈjuːdjə), Ayuthia (ɑːˈjuːθɪə)
Arizona (approved especially for use with zip code). variant of azo-, especially before a vowel: azine. azimuth. azure. Contemporary Examples “AZ was offended that the agent would think that he could be bought for a Snickers bar,” Rodriguez writes. CIA Veteran Jose Rodriguez Defends Waterboarding in New Book Philip Shenon April 29, 2012 “Shots fired […]
- A z test
Aschheim-Zondek test. a test used to detect whether a woman is pregnant by noting the effect on the ovaries of an immature mouse or rabbit injected with her urine.
combining form denoting the presence of nitrogen, esp a nitrogen atom in place of a -CH group or an -NH group in place of a -CH2 group: azathioprine
azaguanine azaguanine az·a·gua·nine (āz’ə-gwä’nēn’) n. Nitrogen-containing form of guanine believed to block the growth of certain tumors in mice. Also called guanazolo.