major duodenal papilla n.
A slight elevation marking the opening of the commmon bile duct and pancreatic duct into the duodenum.
[mey-jer] /ˈmeɪ dʒər/ noun 1. a commissioned military officer ranking next below a lieutenant colonel and next above a captain. 2. one of superior rank, ability, etc., in a specified class. 3. Education. 4. a person of full legal age (opposed to ). 5. Music. a major interval, chord, scale, etc. 6. the majors. adjective […]
noun, Geology. 1. any chemical found in great quantity in the rocks of the earth’s crust. Compare (def 1).
- Major epilepsy
major epilepsy n. See grand mal.
[mey-juh-ret] /ˌmeɪ dʒəˈrɛt/ noun 1. . /ˌmeɪdʒəˈrɛt/ noun 1. See drum majorette n. “baton-twirler,” 1941, short for drum-majorette (1938), fem. of drum-major (1590s). The perfect majorette is a pert, shapely, smiling extrovert, who loves big, noisy crowds and knows how to make those crowds love her. [“Life” magazine, Oct. 10, 1938] (The article notes that […]