[hip-oh ree-jee-uh s] /ˈhɪp oʊ ˈri dʒi əs/
a seaport of ancient Numidia: St. Augustine was bishop here a.d. 395–430; the site of modern Annaba, in Algeria.
an ancient Numidian city, adjoining present-day Annaba, Algeria Often shortened to Hippo
[hip-oh zuh-rahy-tuh s] /ˈhɪp oʊ zəˈraɪ təs/ noun 1. ancient name of .
- Hippuric acid
/hɪˈpjʊərɪk/ noun 1. a crystalline solid excreted in the urine of mammals. Formula: C9H9NO3
[hip-uh s] /ˈhɪp əs/ noun, Medicine/Medical. 1. spasmodic contraction of the pupil of the eye. 1. variant of as final element of compounds: eohippus. hippus hip·pus (hĭp’əs) n. Spasmodic, rhythmical dilation and constriction of the pupil, independent of illumination, convergence, or psychic stimuli.
[hip-ee] /ˈhɪp i/ adjective, hippier, hippiest. 1. having big . [hip-ee] /ˈhɪp i/ noun, plural hippies. 1. . [hip-ee] /ˈhɪp i/ noun 1. a person, especially of the late 1960s, who rejected established institutions and values and sought spontaneity, direct personal relations expressing love, and expanded consciousness, often expressed externally in the wearing of casual, […]