a concern for others developed during middle age, esp.a need to nurture and guide younger people and contribute to the next generation
[jen-uh-rey-tuh-vist, -er-uh-tuh-] /ˈdʒɛn əˌreɪ tə vɪst, -ər ə tə-/ noun 1. a person who follows or promotes the theories of .
[jen-uh-rey-triks] /ˌdʒɛn əˈreɪ trɪks/ noun, plural generatrices [jen-uh-rey-truh-seez, jen-er-uh-trahy-seez] /ˌdʒɛn əˈreɪ trəˌsiz, ˌdʒɛn ər əˈtraɪ siz/ (Show IPA). Mathematics. 1. (def 4b). /ˈdʒɛnəˌreɪtrɪks/ noun (pl) generatrices (ˈdʒɛnəˌreɪtrɪˌsiːz) 1. a point, line, or plane that is moved in a specific way to produce a geometric figure generatrix (jěn’ə-rā’trĭks) Plural generatrices (jěn’ə-ə-rā’trĭ-sēz’, -ər-ə-trī’sēz) A geometric element that […]
[jen-uh-rey-ter] /ˈdʒɛn əˌreɪ tər/ noun 1. a machine that converts one form of energy into another, especially mechanical energy into electrical energy, as a dynamo, or electrical energy into sound, as an acoustic generator. 2. a person or thing that generates. 3. Chemistry. an apparatus for producing a gas or vapor. 4. Mathematics. 5. Computers. […]
[juh-ner-ik] /dʒəˈnɛr ɪk/ adjective, Also, generical 1. of, applicable to, or referring to all the members of a , class, group, or kind; . 2. of, relating to, or noting a , especially in biology. 3. (of a word) applicable or referring to both men and women: a generic pronoun. 4. not protected by trademark […]