a painful hardening of one or more lobules of a lactating breast, caused by stagnation of milk in the secreting ducts and accumulation of blood in the expanded veins; stagnation mastitis.
the good things of life; material pleasures: Their thoughts were only of cakes and ale.
a sweet, baked, breadlike food, made with or without shortening, and usually containing flour, sugar, baking powder or soda, eggs, and liquid flavoring. a flat, thin mass of bread, especially unleavened bread. pancake; griddlecake. a shaped or molded mass of other food: a fish cake. a shaped or compressed mass: a cake of soap; a […]
any of the points of spiritual power located along the body, usually given as six in number. The points are personified by gods and can be released through the proper exercises.
(in Indian philosophy, politics, etc.) an ideal, universal, enlightened ruler, under whom the world exists in justice and peace. Historical Examples The Christ Myth Arthur Drews