[haf-it] /ˈhæf ɪt/
the part of the face above the upper jaw; the cheekbone and temple.
Haffkine Haff·kine (hāf’kĭn), Waldemar Mordecai Wolfe. 1860-1930. Russian bacteriologist known for his work in India on inoculations against cholera and plague.
[hah-fiz] /ˈhɑ fɪz/ noun 1. a title of respect for a Muslim who knows the Koran by heart. [hah-fiz] /hɑˈfɪz/ noun 1. (Shams ud-din Mohammed) c1320–89? Persian poet. /ˈhɑːfɪz/ noun (Islam) 1. a title for a person who knows the Koran by heart /ˈhɑːfɪz/ noun 1. Shams al-Din Muhammad (ˌshæmz ælˌdɪn məʊˈhæmɪd). ?1326–90, Persian lyric […]
[haf-nee-uh m, hahf-] /ˈhæf ni əm, ˈhɑf-/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a gray, toxic metallic element with a high melting point (over 2000°C), found in most zirconium minerals. Symbol: Hf; atomic weight: 178.49; atomic number: 72; specific gravity: 12.1. /ˈhæfnɪəm/ noun 1. a bright metallic element found in zirconium ores: used in tungsten filaments and as […]
[haft, hahft] /hæft, hɑft/ noun 1. a handle, especially of a knife, sword, or dagger. verb (used with object) 2. to furnish with a haft or handle; set in a haft. /hɑːft/ noun 1. the handle of an axe, knife, etc verb 2. (transitive) to provide with a haft n. Old English hæft “handle,” related […]