a loose, large-sleeved, black preaching gown worn by members of the Protestant clergy: so named from its use by the Calvinist clergy of Geneva, Switzerland.
a long loose black gown with very wide sleeves worn by academics or Protestant clerics
[juh-nee-vuh n] /dʒəˈni vən/ adjective 1. of or relating to , Switzerland. 2. . noun 3. a native or inhabitant of , Switzerland. 4. a Calvinist. /dʒɪˈniːvən/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or characteristic of Geneva 2. of, adhering to, or relating to the teachings of Calvin or the Calvinists noun (pl) -vans, -vese 3. […]
noun, Chemistry. 1. an internationally accepted system for naming organic carbon compounds.
- Geneva protocol
noun 1. the agreement in 1925 to ban the use of asphyxiating, poisonous, or other gases in war. It does not ban the development or manufacture of such gases
[zhuh-nev] /ʒəˈnɛv/ noun 1. French name of . /ʒənɛv/ noun 1. the French name for Geneva