a poppy, Stylophorum diphyllum, of the east-central U.S., having one pair of deeply lobed leaves and yellow flowers.
a brand name for an acetate rayon yarn or fabric.
the art of embossing metal.
a city in Guanajuato state, central Mexico. Contemporary Examples Historical Examples noun a city in central Mexico, in Guanajuato state: market town, famous for its sweetmeats; textile-manufacturing. Pop: 727 000 (2005 est)
a combining form meaning “tumor,” used in the formation of compound words: variocele. variant of -coele: blastocele. a combining form meaning “cavity,” used in the formation of compound words: coelenteron. Historical Examples combining form tumour or hernia: hydrocele prefix indicating a cavity within a body or a hollow organ or part: coelacanth, coelenterate, coelenteron -cele […]