a powder, as finely powdered antimony sulfide, used as a cosmetic to darken the eyelids, eyebrows, etc.
Helmut [hel-moo t] /ˈhɛl mʊt/ (Show IPA), born 1930, German political leader: chancellor of West Germany (1982–90); chancellor of Germany 1990–98.
a cosmetic powder used, originally esp in Muslim and Asian countries, to darken the area around the eyes. It is usually powdered antimony sulphide
Helmut (ˈhɛlmuːt). born 1930, German statesman: chancellor of West Germany (1982–90) and of Germany (1990–98)
“powder used to darken eyelids,” 1799, from Arabic kuhl (see alcohol).
[kœ-luh r] /ˈkœ lər/ noun 1. Wolfgang [vawlf-gahng] /ˈvɔlf gɑŋ/ (Show IPA), 1887–1967, German psychologist. /German ˈkøːlər/ noun 1. Wolfgang (ˈvɔlfɡaŋ). 1887–1967, German psychologist, a leading exponent of Gestalt psychology Köhler Köh·ler (kɶ’lər), Georges J.F. Born 1946. German immunologist. He shared a 1984 Nobel Prize for the development of a technique for producing monoclonal antibodies. […]
[kohl-rah-bee, -rab-ee, kohl-rah-bee, -rab-ee] /koʊlˈrɑ bi, -ˈræb i, ˈkoʊlˌrɑ bi, -ˌræb i/ noun, plural kohlrabies. 1. a cultivated cabbage, Brassica oleracea gongylodes, whose stem above ground swells into an edible, bulblike formation. /kəʊlˈrɑːbɪ/ noun (pl) -bies 1. a cultivated variety of cabbage, Brassica oleracea caulorapa (or gongylodes), whose thickened stem is eaten as a vegetable […]
[koh-hoh-tek, kuh-] /koʊˈhoʊ tɛk, kə-/ noun, Astronomy. 1. a comet that passed around the sun in late 1973 and early 1974 and was barely visible with the naked eye. /kəˈhuːtɛk/ noun 1. a comet of almost parabolic orbit that reached its closest approach to the sun in Dec 1973