[el-uh-mee] /ˈɛl ə mi/
noun, plural elemis.
any of various fragrant resins from certain trees, especially Canarium commune, used chiefly in the manufacture of varnishes, lacquers, ointments, and in perfumery.
noun (pl) -mis
any of various fragrant resins obtained from tropical trees, esp trees of the family Burseraceae: used in making varnishes, ointments, inks, etc
[el-uh-nuh, uh-ley-nuh; Italian e-le-nah] /ˈɛl ə nə, əˈleɪ nə; Italian ɛˈlɛ nɑ/ noun 1. a female given name, form of .
[ih-leng-kuh s] /ɪˈlɛŋ kəs/ noun, plural elenchi [ih-leng-kahy, -kee] /ɪˈlɛŋ kaɪ, -ki/ (Show IPA) 1. a logical refutation; an argument that refutes another argument by proving the contrary of its conclusion. /ɪˈlɛŋkəs/ noun (logic) (pl) -chi (-kaɪ) 1. refutation of an argument by proving the contrary of its conclusion, esp syllogistically 2. Socratic elenchus, the […]
/ɪˈlɛŋktɪk/ adjective 1. (logic) refuting an argument by proving the falsehood of its conclusion Compare deictic (sense 1)
[el-uh-ner, -nawr] /ˈɛl ə nər, -ˌnɔr/ noun 1. a female given name, form of .