[kuh-moh-doh] /kəˈmoʊ doʊ/
a monitor lizard, Varanus komodoensis, of certain Indonesian islands E of Java, that grows to a length of 10 feet (3 meters): the largest lizard in the world; now rare.
the largest monitor lizard, Varanus komodoensis, of Komodo and other East Indian islands: grows to a length of 3 m (about 10 ft) and a weight of 135 kilograms (about 300 lbs.)
1927, named for Indonesian island of Komodo, where it lives.
[kom-uh n-dawr] /ˈkɒm ənˌdɔr/ noun, plural Komondors, Komondorok [kom-uh n-dawr-uh k] /ˈkɒm ənˌdɔr ək/ (Show IPA) 1. one of a Hungarian breed of large dogs having a long, matted, white coat, used for herding sheep and as a watchdog. /ˈkɒmənˌdɔː/ noun 1. a large powerful dog of an ancient Hungarian breed, originally used for sheep […]
[koh-muh s] /ˈkoʊ məs/ noun 1. . [koh-muh s] /ˈkoʊ məs/ noun 1. an ancient Greek and Roman god of drinking and revelry. /ˈkəʊməs/ noun 1. (in late Roman mythology) a god of revelry n. Greek god of joy and revelry, from Latin, from Greek komos “revel, merrymaking” (see comedy).
language An early system on the IBM 701. Versions: KOMPILER 2 for IBM 701, KOMPILER 3 for IBM 704. [Listed in CACM 2(5):16, May 1959]. (2005-06-20)
[kom-suh-mawl, kom-suh-mawl] /ˌkɒm səˈmɔl, ˈkɒm səˌmɔl/ noun, (formerly) 1. a communist organization in the Soviet Union for youths 16 years of age and older. 2. a member of this organization. Compare (def 2), (def 6). /ˌkɒmsəˈmɒl; ˈkɒmsəˌmɒl; Russian kəmsaˈmɔl/ noun 1. (formerly) the youth association of the Soviet Union for 14- to 26-year-olds n. Russian […]