great foramen n.
The large orifice in the base of the skull through which the spinal cord passes to the cranial cavity and becomes continuous with the medulla oblongata. Also called foramen magnum.
[gats-bee] /ˈgæts bi/ noun 1. a novel (1925) by F. Scott Fitzgerald.
- Great glen
noun 1. the Great Glen, a fault valley across the whole of Scotland, extending southwest from the Moray Firth in the east to Loch Linnhe and containing Loch Ness and Loch Lochy Also known as Glen More, Glen Albyn
noun, British Informal. 1. (def 20).
noun 1. The, . noun 1. The, a vaguely defined deity symbolizing maternity, the fertility of the earth, and femininity in general; the central figure in the religions of ancient Anatolia, the Near East, and the eastern Mediterranean, later sometimes taking the form of a specific goddess, as Cybele, Rhea, or Demeter.