[er-uh-man-thee-uh n] /ˌɛr əˈmæn θi ən/
noun, Classical Mythology.
a savage boar that plagued Arcadia and was captured by Hercules.
(Greek myth) a wild boar that ravaged the district around Mount Erymanthus: captured by Hercules as his fourth labour
[er-uh-man-thuh s] /ˌɛr əˈmæn θəs/ noun 1. a mountain in S Greece, in the NW Peloponnesus. 7295 feet (2225 meters). /ˌɛrɪˈmænθəs/ noun 1. Mount Erymanthus, a mountain in SW Greece, in the NW Peloponnese. Height: 2224 m (7297 ft) Modern Greek name Erímanthos (eˈrimanθɔs)
/ɪˈrɪndʒɪəm/ noun 1. any plant of the temperate and subtropical perennial umbelliferous genus Eryngium, with distinctive spiny foliage, metallic blue flower heads, and bluish stems, several species of which are grown as garden plants See also sea holly
/ɪˈrɪŋɡəʊ/ noun (pl) -goes, -gos 1. any umbelliferous plant of the genus Eryngium, such as the sea holly, having toothed or lobed leaves Also called eringo
[er-uh-sip-uh-luh s, eer-uh-] /ˌɛr əˈsɪp ə ləs, ˌɪər ə-/ noun 1. Pathology. an acute, febrile infectious disease, caused by a specific streptococcus, characterized by diffusely spreading deep-red inflammation of the skin or mucous membranes. 2. Also called swine erysipelas. Veterinary Pathology. a disease of swine, caused by the organism Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae, characterized by urticaria, vegetative […]