[kuh-rib-dis] /kəˈrɪb dɪs/
a whirlpool in the Strait of Messina off the NE coast of Sicily.
Modern name Galofalo, Garofalo.
Classical Mythology. a daughter of Gaea and Poseidon, a monster mentioned in Homer and later identified with the whirlpool Charybdis.
Compare (def 2).
a ship-devouring monster in classical mythology, identified with a whirlpool off the north coast of Sicily, lying opposite Scylla on the Italian coast Compare Scylla
whirlpool off the coast of Sicily, from Latinized form of Greek Kharybdis, of unknown origin. Cf. Scylla.
A Lisp program to display mathematical expressions. It is related to MATHLAB.
[Sammet 1969, p. 522].
[cheep] /tʃip/ adjective, cheaper, cheapest. 1. costing very little; relatively low in price; inexpensive: a cheap dress. 2. costing little labor or trouble: Words are cheap. 3. charging low prices: a very cheap store. 4. of little account; of small value; mean; shoddy: cheap conduct; cheap workmanship. 5. embarrassed; sheepish: He felt cheap about his […]
1. Chemical Engineer. [guh-vahr-uh; Spanish ge-vah-rah] /gəˈvɑr ə; Spanish gɛˈvɑ rɑ/ noun 1. Ernesto [er-nes-taw] /ɛrˈnɛs tɔ/ (Show IPA), (“Che”) 1928–67, Cuban revolutionist and political leader, born in Argentina. abbreviation 1. Chemical Engineer /tʃiː/ noun acronym (in New Zealand, formerly) 1. Crown Health Enterprise: an agency supervising health expenditure in a district /ɡəˈvɑːrə; Spanish ɡeˈβara/ […]
- Cheap assembler
tool (CHASM) A shareware assembler for MS-DOS. (1994-11-15)
- Cheap date
noun phrase A person who needs very few drinks to become intoxicated: All it took was one small sherry; she’s such a cheap date (1940s+)