[Sephardic Hebrew mahr-khesh-vahn; Ashkenazic Hebrew mahr-khesh-vahn; English mar-khesh-vuh n, -hesh-] /Sephardic Hebrew mɑr xɛʃˈvɑn; Ashkenazic Hebrew mɑrˈxɛʃ vɑn; English mærˈxɛʃ vən, -ˈhɛʃ-/
another word for Cheshvan
the post-biblical name of the month which was the eighth of the sacred and the second of the civil year of the Jews. It began with the new moon of our November. It is once called Bul (1 Kings 6:38). Assyrian, Arah Samna, “eighth month,”
noun 1. any of several flies of the family Bibionidae that appear during spring and early summer.
noun, Pathology. 1. See under . noun, Pathology. 1. a hairline crack in a bone, especially of a foot or leg, caused by repeated or prolonged stress and often occurring in runners, dancers, and soldiers (march fracture) march fracture n. A fatigue fracture occurring in a metatarsal bone of the foot. stress fracture n. A […]
- March hemoglobinuria
march hemoglobinuria n. Hemoglobinuria occurring after prolonged or heavy physical exercise.
- Marchiafava-bignami disease
Marchiafava-Bignami disease Mar·chia·fa·va-Bi·gna·mi disease (mär’kyə-fä’və-bĭ-nyä’mē, -bē-) n. Degeneration of the corpus callosum, characterized by mental deterioration, dementia, and convulsions, and occurring predominately in chronic alcoholics.