noun, Mathematics. 1. . noun, Mathematics. 1. the property that for natural numbers a and b , either a is less than b , a equals b , or a is greater than b .
noun 1. Physics. . noun, Physics. 1. a law stating that any two masses attract each other with a force equal to a constant (constant of gravitation) multiplied by the product of the two masses and divided by the square of the distance between them. law of gravitation See Newton’s law of gravitation. law of […]
noun 1. rules or a code of rules governing the rights and duties of belligerents in an international war.
[lav-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ˈlæv əˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/ noun, plural lavatories. 1. a room fitted with equipment for washing the hands and face and usually with flush toilet facilities. 2. a flush toilet; water closet. 3. a bowl or basin with running water for washing or bathing purposes; washbowl. 4. any place where washing is done. […]