an act of the U.S. Congress (1910) making it a federal offense to aid or participate in the interstate transportation of a woman for immoral purposes.
[ma-nee-uh n] /mæˈni ən/ adjective 1. of or relating to the ancient kingdom of or its inhabitants. noun 2. a native or inhabitant of .
- Manna from heaven
Food that God gave miraculously to the Israelites in the Exodus, after the food they had brought with them out of Egypt had run out. In the Book of Exodus, the Israelites found it one morning after the dew had evaporated: “Upon the face of the wilderness there lay a small round thing, as small […]
[man-ey] /ˈmæn eɪ/ noun 1. an ancient kingdom in Iran, in Kurdistan.
[man-an, -uh n] /ˈmæn æn, -ən/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. any of a group of polysaccharides, found in the ivory nut, carob bean, and the like, that yield upon hydrolysis.