the watch from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m., often adopted in place of the two dogwatches.
[ih-weng-kee, ih-veng-] /ɪˈwɛŋ ki, ɪˈvɛŋ-/ noun, plural Evenkis (especially collectively) Evenki for 1. 1. a member of a Siberian people living mainly in the Yakut Autonomous Republic, Khabarovsk territory, and Evenki National District in the Russian Federation. 2. the Tungusic language spoken by the Evenki. /əˈvɛŋkɪ/ noun 1. (pl) Evenki. a Tungus people of E […]
[ee-vuh n] /ˈi vən/ adjective 1. level; flat; without surface irregularities; smooth: an even road. 2. on the same level; in the same plane or line; parallel: even with the ground. 3. free from variations or fluctuations; regular: even motion. 4. uniform in action, character, or quality: to hold an even course. 5. equal in […]
[ee-vuh n-mahyn-did] /ˈi vənˈmaɪn dɪd/ adjective 1. not easily ruffled, disturbed, prejudiced, etc.; calm; equable.
noun 1. the equal sum staked by each bettor. 2. equal odds in a wager: It’s even money that the home team will win. Equal odds that something will occur, as in It’s even money that he’ll get the contract. The term comes from gambling, where it signifies equal odds in a bet. [ Late […]