a day, October 12, observed as a holiday in various states of the U.S. in honor of the discovery of the New World by Columbus and his landing in the West Indies on October 12, 1492: observed in some states as the second Monday in October.
Oct 12, a legal holiday in most states of the US: the date of Columbus’ landing in the West Indies (Caribbean) in 1492
[kol-yuh-mel-uh-fawrm] /ˌkɒl yəˈmɛl əˌfɔrm/ adjective 1. like a .
[kol-yuh-mel-uh] /ˌkɒl yəˈmɛl ə/ noun, plural columellae [kol-yuh-mel-ee] /ˌkɒl yəˈmɛl i/ (Show IPA). Biology. 1. 2. a small bone in the ear of amphibians, reptiles, and birds. /ˌkɒljʊˈmɛlə/ noun (pl) -lae (-liː) 1. (biology) 2. Also called columella auris (ˈɔːrɪs). a small rodlike bone in the middle ear of frogs, reptiles, and birds that transmits […]
[kol-uh m] /ˈkɒl əm/ noun 1. Architecture. 2. any columnlike object, mass, or formation: a column of smoke. 3. a vertical row or list: Add this column of figures. 4. a vertical arrangement on a page of horizontal lines of type, usually typographically justified: There are three columns on this page. 5. a regular feature […]
- Column address strobe
hardware (CAS) A signal sent from a processor (or memory controller) to a dynamic random-access memory (DRAM) (qv) circuit to indicate that the column address lines are valid. (1996-10-17)