a long-necked, fretted lute of modern Greece.
a Greek long-necked stringed musical instrument related to the mandolin
an exaggerated, especially glamorized, estimate of oneself; conceit. Historical Examples Impressions And Comments Havelock Ellis
of or relating to the Bovidae, comprising the hollow-horned ruminants, as oxen, antelopes, sheep, and goats. any bovid animal. Historical Examples Elementary Zoology, Second Edition Vernon L. Kellogg Natural History in Anecdote Various adjective of, relating to, or belonging to the Bovidae, a family of ruminant artiodactyl hollow-horned mammals including sheep, goats, cattle, antelopes, and […]
a growth hormone of cattle that regulates growth and milk production in cows. the same hormone, harvested in large quantities from genetically engineered bacteria for daily injection into dairy cows to increase milk production. Abbreviation: bGH. bovine growth hormone A naturally occurring hormone of cattle that regulates growth and milk production. It may also be […]
noun the full name for BST (sense 1)