[hes-uh l-muh n] /ˈhɛs əl mən/
a low-compression oil engine requiring a spark for ignition.
[hes-nas-aw] /ˈhɛsˈnæs ɔ/ noun 1. a former state in W Germany, now part of Hesse. noun 1. a former province of Prussia, now part of the state of Hesse, Germany
[hesh-uh n] /ˈhɛʃ ən/ adjective 1. of or relating to the state of Hesse or its inhabitants. noun 2. a native or inhabitant of Hesse. 3. a Hessian mercenary used by England during the American Revolution. 4. a hireling or ruffian. 5. (lowercase) . 6. Also called Hessian andiron. (in the U.S.) an andiron having […]
noun 1. a small fly, Phytophaga destructor, the larvae of which feed on the stems of wheat and other grasses. noun 1. a small dipterous fly, Mayetiola destructor, whose larvae damage wheat, barley, and rye: family Cecidomyidae (gall midges)
[hes-ahyt] /ˈhɛs aɪt/ noun 1. a rare mineral, silver telluride, Ag 2 Te, found in silver ores: sometimes contains gold. /ˈhɛsaɪt/ noun 1. a black or grey metallic mineral consisting of silver telluride in cubic crystalline form. Formula: Ag2Te