Iceland disease Ice·land disease (īs’lənd)
See epidemic neuromyasthenia.
[ahys-luh nd] /ˈaɪs lənd/ noun 1. a large island in the N Atlantic between Greenland and Scandinavia. 39,698 sq. mi. (102,820 sq. km). 2. a republic including this island and several smaller islands: formerly Danish; independent since 1944. Capital: Reykjavik. /ˈaɪsˌlændə; ˈaɪsləndə/ noun 1. a native, citizen, or inhabitant of Iceland /ˈaɪslənd/ noun 1. an […]
[ahys-lan-dik] /aɪsˈlæn dɪk/ adjective 1. of or relating to , its inhabitants, or their language. noun 2. the language of , a North Germanic language. Abbreviation: Icel. /aɪsˈlændɪk/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or characteristic of Iceland, its people, or their language noun 2. the official language of Iceland, belonging to the North Germanic branch […]
noun 1. an edible lichen, Cetraria islandica, of arctic regions, containing a starchlike substance used in medicine. noun 1. a lichen, Cetraria islandica, of arctic regions and N Europe, with brownish edible fronds
- Iceland poppy
noun 1. any of various widely cultivated arctic poppies, esp Papaver nudicaule, with white or yellow nodding flowers