any of numerous crabs, especially of the genera Pagurus and Eupagurus, that protect their soft uncovered abdomen by occupying the castoff shell of a univalve mollusk.
any small soft-bodied decapod crustacean of the genus Pagurus and related genera, living in and carrying about the empty shells of whelks or similar molluscs
[her-meet; French er-meet] /hərˈmit; French ɛrˈmit/ noun 1. Charles [sharl] /ʃarl/ (Show IPA), 1822–1901, French mathematician.
[her-mee-shuh n] /hərˈmi ʃən/ noun, Mathematics. 1. (def 2). /hɜːˈmɪtɪən/ noun 1. (maths) a matrix that is the transpose of the matrix of the complex conjugates of the entries of a given matrix Also called adjoint
noun 1. Mathematics. a matrix, whose entries are complex numbers, equal to the transpose of the matrix whose entries are the conjugates of the entries of the given matrix. noun 1. (maths) a matrix whose transpose is equal to the matrix of the complex conjugates of its entries
[hur-mit] /ˈhɜr mɪt/ noun 1. a person who has withdrawn to a solitary place for a life of religious seclusion. 2. any person living in seclusion; recluse. 3. Zoology. an animal of solitary habits. 4. Ornithology. any of numerous hummingbirds of the genera Glaucis and Phaethornis, having curved bills and dull-colored rather than iridescent plumage. […]