[ahy-ern-woo m-uh n] /ˈaɪ ərnˌwʊm ən/
noun, plural ironwomen.
a female worker or athlete of great physical endurance who can be depended upon to perform a given task or job tirelessly.
[ahy-ern-woo d] /ˈaɪ ərnˌwʊd/ noun 1. any of various trees yielding a hard, heavy , as the American hornbeam, Carpinus caroliniana, or Lyonothamnus floribundus, found on the islands off the coast of S California. 2. the of any of these trees. /ˈaɪənˌwʊd/ noun 1. any of various betulaceous trees, such as hornbeam, that have very […]
[ahy-ern-wurk] /ˈaɪ ərnˌwɜrk/ noun 1. in . 2. objects or parts of objects made of : ornamental ironwork. /ˈaɪənˌwɜːk/ noun 1. work done in iron, esp decorative work 2. the craft or practice of working in iron n. early 15c., from iron (n.) + work (n.).
operating system /ir’iks/ The main operating system used by Silicon Graphics workstations and servers. IRIX is multiprocessor and multi-threaded. It incorporates substantial functionality from UNIX System V, Release 4.1 and 4.2. (1997-06-17)
iritomy i·rit·o·my (ī-rĭt’ə-mē) n. See iridotomy.