halcinonide hal·cin·o·nide (hāl-sĭn’ə-nīd’)
A corticosteroid used in topical preparations as an anti-inflammatory agent.
[hal-see-on] /ˈhæl siˌɒn/ Trademark. 1. a benzodiazepine, used as a sleeping drug and as an anxiolytic.
[hal-see-uh n] /ˈhæl si ən/ adjective, Also, halcyonian [hal-see-oh-nee-uh n] /ˌhæl siˈoʊ ni ən/ (Show IPA), halcyonic [hal-see-on-ik] /ˌhæl siˈɒn ɪk/ (Show IPA) 1. calm; peaceful; tranquil: halcyon weather. 2. rich; wealthy; prosperous: halcyon times of peace. 3. happy; joyful; carefree: halcyon days of youth. 4. of or relating to the halcyon or kingfisher. noun […]
- Halcyon days
noun a period of peace and happiness; an idyllic time; also, a period of calm weather during the winter solstice Word Origin Greek Alkyone a legend of fourteen windless days
[al-sahy-uh-nee] /ælˈsaɪ əˌni/ noun 1. a third-magnitude star in the constellation Taurus: brightest star in the Pleiades. 2. Also, Halcyon, Halcyone. Classical Mythology. a daughter of Aeolus who, with her husband, Ceyx, was transformed into a kingfisher. /hælˈsaɪənɪ/ noun 1. a variant of Alcyone1 /ælˈsaɪənɪ/ noun (Greek myth) 1. Also called Halcyone. the daughter of […]