[fes-tuh-ney-shuh n] /ˌfɛs təˈneɪ ʃən/
a gait marked by an involuntary hurrying in walking, observed in certain nerve diseases.
an involuntary quickening of gait, as in some persons with Parkinson’s disease
festination fes·ti·na·tion (fěs’tə-nā’shən)
The acceleration of gait noted in Parkinsonism and similar disorders.
[fes-tuh-vuh l] /ˈfɛs tə vəl/ noun 1. a day or time of religious or other celebration, marked by feasting, ceremonies, or other observances: the festival of Christmas; a Roman festival. 2. a periodic commemoration, anniversary, or celebration: an annual strawberry festival. 3. a period or program of activities, cultural events, or entertainment: a music festival. […]
- Festival hall
noun 1. a concert hall in London, on the South Bank of the Thames: constructed for the 1951 Festival of Britain; completed 1964–65 Official name Royal Festival Hall
noun 1. . noun 1. (especially in France) a mock-religious celebration in the Middle Ages, held on or about January 1.
[fes-tiv] /ˈfɛs tɪv/ adjective 1. pertaining to or suitable for a feast or : festive decorations; a festive meal. 2. joyous; merry: a festive mood. /ˈfɛstɪv/ adjective 1. appropriate to or characteristic of a holiday, etc; merry adj. 1650s, “pertaining to a feast,” from Latin festivus “festive, joyous, gay,” from festum “festival, holiday,” noun use […]