ecchymotic mask n.
A dusky discoloration of the head and neck occurring when the trunk has been subjected to sudden and extreme compression, as in traumatic asphyxia.
1. . 1. . 2. . abbreviation 1. ecclesiastic(al) Ecclesiastes 1. ecclesiastic 2. ecclesiastical
[ek-uh lz] /ˈɛk əlz/ noun 1. Sir John Carew [kuh-roo] /kəˈru/ (Show IPA), 1903–97, Australian physiologist: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1963. 2. Marriner Stoddard [mar-uh-ner stod-erd] /ˈmær ə nər ˈstɒd ərd/ (Show IPA), 1890–1977, U.S. economist and banker. 1. . 1. . 2. . /ˈɛkəlz/ noun 1. a town in NW England, in Salford unitary […]
- Eccles cake
noun 1. (Brit) a pastry with a filling of dried fruit
[ih-klee-zhee-uh, -zee-uh] /ɪˈkli ʒi ə, -zi ə/ noun, plural ecclesiae [ih-klee-zhee-ee, -zee-ee] /ɪˈkli ʒiˌi, -ziˌi/ (Show IPA) 1. an assembly, especially the popular assembly of ancient Athens. 2. a congregation; church. /ɪˈkliːzɪə/ noun (pl) -siae (-zɪˌiː) 1. (in formal Church usage) a congregation 2. the assembly of citizens of an ancient Greek state