[kawr-uh-ney-shuh n, kor-] /ˌkɔr əˈneɪ ʃən, ˌkɒr-/
the act or ceremony of crowning a king, queen, or other sovereign.
the act or ceremony of crowning a monarch
late 14c., from Late Latin coronationem (nominative coronatio) “a crowning,” from past participle stem of Latin coronare “to crown,” from corona “crown” (see crown (n.)).
- Coronation chicken
noun 1. (sometimes capital) a dish of cold cooked chicken in a mild creamy curry sauce
[kuh-roh-nuh-vahy-ruh s] /kəˈroʊ nəˌvaɪ rəs/ noun, plural coronaviruses. 1. any of various RNA-containing spherical viruses of the family Coronaviridae, including several that cause acute respiratory illnesses. /kəˈrəʊnəˌvaɪrəs/ noun 1. a type of airborne virus accounting for 10-30% of all colds coronavirus co·ro·na·vi·rus (kə-rō’nə-vī’rəs) n. Any of various single-stranded, RNA-containing viruses that cause respiratory infection in […]
n. obsolete form of colonel.
[kawr-uh-ner, kor-] /ˈkɔr ə nər, ˈkɒr-/ noun 1. an officer, as of a county or municipality, whose chief function is to investigate by inquest, as before a jury, any death not clearly resulting from natural causes. /ˈkɒrənə/ noun 1. a public official responsible for the investigation of violent, sudden, or suspicious deaths and inquiries into […]