an amendment to the U.S. Constitution, ratified in 1795, that prohibited an individual from suing a state government in the federal courts.
- Eleventh chord
noun 1. a chord much used in jazz, consisting of a major or minor triad upon which are superimposed the seventh, ninth, and eleventh above the root
- Eleventh cranial nerve
eleventh cranial nerve e·lev·enth cranial nerve (ĭ-lěv’ənth) n. See accessory nerve.
noun 1. the last possible moment for doing something: to change plans at the eleventh hour. noun 1. The last minute: “The water bombers arrived at the eleventh hour — just in time to prevent the forest fire from engulfing the town.” The latest possible time, as in We turned in our report at the […]
[el-uh-von] /ˈɛl əˌvɒn/ noun, Aeronautics. 1. a control surface functioning both as an and as an . /ˈɛlɪˌvɒn/ noun 1. an aircraft control surface that combines the functions of an elevator and aileron, usually fitted to tailless or delta-wing aircraft