Frederick Alexander, 1st Viscount Cherwell. 1886–1957, British physicist, born in Germany; Churchill’s scientific adviser during World War II
[lin-duh-lof, -lawf, -lœf] /ˈlɪn dəˌlɒf, -ˌlɔf, -ˌlœf/ noun, Mathematics. 1. a topological space having the property that every cover consisting of open sets has a subcover consisting of a countable number of subsets.
[lin-duh n] /ˈlɪn dən/ noun 1. any tree of the genus Tilia, as T. americana (American linden) or T. europaea (European linden) having fragrant yellowish-white flowers and heart-shaped leaves, grown as an ornamental or shade tree. Compare . 2. the soft, light, white wood of any of these trees, used for making furniture and in […]
noun 1. the plant family Tiliaceae, characterized by deciduous trees or shrubs having simple, usually alternate leaves, fibrous bark, fragrant flowers, and dry, woody fruit, and including the basswood, jute, and linden.
[lim-it-lis] /ˈlɪm ɪt lɪs/ adjective 1. without ; boundless: limitless ambition; limitless space. adj. 1580s, from limit (n.) + -less. Related: Limitlessly; limitlessness.