[his-ee] /ˈhɪs i/
noun, plural hissies.
Slang. a fit of anger; temper tantrum.
1905, from hiss + -y (2). Hissy fit is attested by 1983.
[st, sst; spelling pronunciation hist] /st, sst; spelling pronunciation hɪst/ interjection 1. (a sibilant exclamation used to attract attention). 1. variant of before a vowel: histidine. 1. . 2. . 3. . 4. . /hɪst/ interjection 1. an exclamation used to attract attention or as a warning to be silent exclamation commanding silence, attested from […]
[his-tah-droot] /hɪs tɑˈdrut/ noun 1. a labor federation in Israel, founded in 1920.
- Histalog test
Histalog test His·ta·log test (hĭs’tə-lôg’) n. A test for measuring maximal production of gastric acidity or anacidity using betazole hydrochloride.
[his-tuh-meen, -min] /ˈhɪs təˌmin, -mɪn/ noun 1. Biochemistry, Physiology. a heterocyclic amine, C 5 H 9 N 3 , released by mast cells when tissue is injured or in allergic and inflammatory reactions, causing dilation of small blood vessels and smooth muscle contraction. 2. Pharmacology. a commercial form of this compound, obtained from and used […]