[loo-nyuh-luh] /ˈlu nyə lə/
noun, plural lunulae
[loo-nyuh-lee] /ˈlu nyəˌli/ (Show IPA)
something shaped like a narrow crescent, as the small, pale area at the base of the fingernail.
noun (pl) -nulae (-njʊˌliː), -nules
the white crescent-shaped area at the base of the human fingernail Nontechnical name half-moon
lunula lu·nu·la (lōōn’yə-lə)
n. pl. lu·nu·lae (-lē’)
A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the proximal region at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
[loo-nee] /ˈlu ni/ adjective, lunier, luniest, noun, plural lunies. 1. 1 . [loo-nee] /ˈlu ni/ Informal. adjective, loonier, looniest. 1. ; insane. 2. extremely or senselessly foolish. noun, plural loonies. 3. a . /ˈluːnɪ/ adjective loonier, looniest, lunier, luniest 1. lunatic; insane 2. foolish or ridiculous noun (pl) loonies, looneys, lunies 3. a foolish or […]
[loo-oh, loo-oh] /luˈoʊ, ˈlu oʊ/ noun, plural Luos (especially collectively) Luo for 1. 1. a member of a people living mainly in southwest Kenya. 2. the Nilotic language of the Luo people. /ləˈwəʊ; ˈluːəʊ/ noun 1. (pl) Luo, Luos. a member of a cattle-herding Nilotic people living chiefly east of Lake Victoria in Kenya 2. […]
[loo-awr-uh-vet-luh n, lwawr-] /luˌɔr əˈvɛt lən, ˌlwɔr-/ noun 1. .
[lwaw-yahng] /ˈlwɔˈyɑŋ/ noun, Pinyin. 1. a city in N Henan province, in E China. /ˈləʊˈjæŋ/ noun 1. a city in E China, in N Henan province on the Luo River near its confluence with the Yellow River; an important Buddhist centre in the 5th and 6th centuries; a commercial and industrial centre. Pop: 1 594 […]