a subtropical high centered near the Azores.
(José Martínez Ruiz) 1873–1967, Spanish novelist and critic. noun real name José Martínez Ruiz. 1874–1967, Spanish writer: noted for his stories of the Spanish countryside
nitrogen. Historical Examples The ammonia being now let up, will cause a reaction, and evolve a quantity of azote, equivalent to the chlorine present. A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines Andrew Ure The gaseous oxide of azote is perfectly respirable when pure. The Royal Institution Bence Jones I hope the gaseous oxide of azote […]
noun (pathol) a less common name for uraemia
the accumulation of abnormally large amounts of nitrogenous waste products in the blood, as in uremic poisoning. n. 1900, also azotaemia, from azot- (see azo-) + Greek haima “blood” (see -emia). azotemia az·o·te·mi·a (āz’ə-tē’mē-ə, ā’zə-) n. See uremia. az’o·te’mic (-mĭk) adj.