[yoo-rip-tuh-rid, yuh-] /yʊˈrɪp tə rɪd, yə-/
any aquatic arthropod of the extinct order Eurypterida, from the Paleozoic Era, closely related to trilobites and scorpions.
any large extinct scorpion-like aquatic arthropod of the group Eurypterida, of Palaeozoic times, thought to be related to the horseshoe crabs
fossil swimming crustacean of the Silurian and Devonian, 1874, from Greek eurys “broad, wide” (see aneurysm) + pteron “feather, wing” (see pterodactyl); so called from their swimming appendages.
[yoo-ris-thee-uh s, -thyoos, yuh-] /yʊˈrɪs θi əs, -θyus, yə-/ noun, Classical Mythology. 1. a king of Mycenae and cousin of Hercules, upon whom he imposed 12 labors. /jʊˈrɪsθjuːs; -θɪəs/ noun 1. (Greek myth) a grandson of Perseus, who, through the favour of Hera, inherited the kingship of Mycenae, which Zeus had intended for Hercules
[yoo r-uh-thur-muh l] /ˌyʊər əˈθɜr məl/ adjective 1. (of an organism) tolerating or adaptable to a wide range of temperatures. /ˌjʊərɪˈθɜːməl/ adjective 1. (of organisms) able to tolerate a wide range of temperatures in the environment Compare stenothermal
[yoo-rith -mik, yuh-] /yʊˈrɪð mɪk, yə-/ adjective 1. . [yoo-rith -mik, yuh-] /yʊˈrɪð mɪk, yə-/ adjective 1. characterized by a pleasing rhythm; harmoniously ordered or proportioned. 2. of or relating to . /juːˈrɪðmɪk/ adjective 1. having a pleasing and harmonious rhythm, order, or structure 2. of or relating to eurhythmics adj. also eurhythmic, “harmonious,” 1831, […]
[yoo-rith -miks, yuh-] /yʊˈrɪð mɪks, yə-/ noun, (used with a singular or plural verb) 1. . [yoo-rith -miks, yuh-] /yʊˈrɪð mɪks, yə-/ noun, (used with a singular or plural verb) 1. the art of interpreting in bodily movements the rhythm of musical compositions: applied to a method invented by Emile Jaques-Dalcroze, a Swiss composer, aiming […]