full of hollows, a town in the highlands of Judah (Josh. 15:58). It is now a small village of the same name, and is situated about 5 miles north-east of Hebron on the way to Jerusalem. There is an old Jewish tradition that Gad, David’s seer (2 Sam. 24:11), was buried here.
language A simple language from Hewlett-Packard for communicating with devices such as modems and X.25 PADs. (1995-04-12)
noun the scientific study of the chemistry of salts Word Origin halo- ‘salt’
halometer ha·lom·e·ter (hā-lŏm’ĭ-tər, hā-) n.
/ˈhælɒn/ noun 1. any of a class of chemical compounds derived from hydrocarbons by replacing one or more hydrogen atoms by bromine atoms and other hydrogen atoms by other halogen atoms (chlorine, fluorine, or iodine). Halons are stable compounds that are used in fire extinguishers, although they may contribute to depletion of the ozone layer […]