[ma-truh-moh-nee-uh l] /ˌmæ trəˈmoʊ ni əl/
of or relating to ; marital; nuptial; connubial; conjugal.
relating to marriage: matrimonial troubles
mid-15c., from Middle French matrimonial (14c.) and directly from Late Latin matrimonialis, from Latin matrimonium (see matrimony). Earlier as a noun meaning “a marriage” (late 15c.). Related: Matrimonially.
[ma-truh-moh-nee] /ˈmæ trəˌmoʊ ni/ noun, plural matrimonies for 2. 1. the state of being married; marriage: He was married in 1870 and lived in matrimony 12 years. 2. the rite, ceremony, or sacrament of marriage: The priest has united them in the bonds of holy matrimony. /ˈmætrɪmənɪ/ noun (pl) -nies 1. the state or condition […]
noun 1. any plant belonging to the genus Lycium, of the nightshade family, species of which are cultivated for their foliage, flowers, and berries. noun 1. any of various shrubs of the solanaceous genus Lycium, cultivated for their purple flowers and colourful berries Also called boxthorn
[ma-tree-poh-tes-tl, mey-] /ˌmæ tri poʊˈtɛs tl, ˌmeɪ-/ adjective, Anthropology. 1. of or relating to the authority exercised by a mother or a mother’s blood relatives.
[mey-triks, ma-] /ˈmeɪ trɪks, ˈmæ-/ noun, plural matrices [mey-tri-seez, ma-] /ˈmeɪ trɪˌsiz, ˈmæ-/ (Show IPA), matrixes. 1. something that constitutes the place or point from which something else originates, takes form, or develops: The Greco-Roman world was the matrix for Western civilization. 2. Anatomy. a formative part, as the corium beneath a nail. 3. Biology. […]