Marchiafava-Bignami disease Mar·chia·fa·va-Bi·gna·mi disease (mär’kyə-fä’və-bĭ-nyä’mē, -bē-)
Degeneration of the corpus callosum, characterized by mental deterioration, dementia, and convulsions, and occurring predominately in chronic alcoholics.
- Marchiafava-micheli syndrome
Marchiafava-Micheli syndrome Marchiafava-Mi·che·li syndrome (-mē-kě’lē) n. See paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria.
[mahrch] /mɑrtʃ/ verb (used without object) 1. to walk with regular and measured tread, as soldiers on parade; advance in step in an organized body. 2. to walk in a stately, deliberate manner. 3. to go forward; advance; proceed: Time marches on. verb (used with object) 4. to cause to march. noun 5. the act […]
- Marching band
noun an ensemble of musicians that march in time to the music for entertainment at events and in parades, often with brass, wind, and percussion instruments, drum majors and/or majorettes, and color guard
- Marching girl
noun 1. (often pl) (Austral & NZ) one of a team of girls dressed in fancy uniform who perform marching formations