Texas (used as a nickname).
noun, Informal. 1. a person who prefers to live, act, or work alone or independent of others. noun 1. a person who prefers to be alone A person who prefers to do without the company or assistance of others. For example, Her nursery school teacher described Beth as a lone wolf, an assessment her parents […]
[lawng, long] /lɔŋ, lɒŋ/ adjective, longer [lawng-ger, long-] /ˈlɔŋ gər, ˈlɒŋ-/ (Show IPA), longest [lawng-gist, long-] /ˈlɔŋ gɪst, ˈlɒŋ-/ (Show IPA) 1. having considerable linear extent in space: a long distance; a long handle. 2. having considerable duration in time: a long conversation; a long while. 3. extending, lasting, or totaling a number of specified […]
[long-guh, lawng-] /ˈlɒŋ gə, ˈlɔŋ-/ noun, Music. 1. the second longest note in medieval mensural notation. [ahrs lohng-gah wee-tah bre-wis; English ahrz lawng-guh vahy-tuh bree-vis, brev-is, vee-tuh, ahrs] /ɑrs ˈloʊŋ gɑ ˈwi tɑ ˈbrɛ wɪs; English ɑrz ˈlɔŋ gə ˈvaɪ tə ˈbri vɪs, ˈbrɛv ɪs, ˈvi tə, ɑrs/ Latin. 1. art is long, life is […]
- Long abductor muscle of thumb
long abductor muscle of thumb n. A muscle with origin from the posterior surfaces of the radius and the ulna, with insertion to the base of the first metacarpal bone, with nerve supply from the radial nerve, and whose action abducts the thumb and assists in extending it.