a conventional representation of a sleeve with a flaring end, used as a charge.
a department of NW France, in Basse-Normandie region. Capital: St-Lô. Pop: 484 967 (2003 est). Area: 6412 sq km (2501 sq miles)
La Manche, the French name for the English Channel
[mawnd] /mɔnd/ noun 1. a unit of weight in India and other parts of Asia, varying greatly according to locality: in India, from about 25 to 82.286 pounds (11 to 37.4 kilograms) (the latter being the government maund). /mɔːnd/ noun 1. a unit of weight used in Asia, esp India, having different values in different […]
[mawn-der] /ˈmɔn dər/ verb (used without object) 1. to talk in a rambling, foolish, or meaningless way. 2. to move, go, or act in an aimless, confused manner: He maundered through life without a single ambition. /ˈmɔːndə/ verb 1. (intransitive) to move, talk, or act aimlessly or idly v. “to wander about aimlessly,” c.1746, earlier […]
- Maunder minimum
Maunder minimum (môn’dər, män’-) A period of unusually low sunspot activity lasting from approximately 1645 to 1715, as noted in records kept by contemporary observers. The Maunder minimum corresponds roughly to the middle and coldest portion of the climatic period known as the Little Ice Age, and although no definitive link has yet been proved, […]
[mawn-dee] /ˈmɔn di/ noun 1. the ceremony of washing the feet of the poor, especially commemorating Jesus’ washing of His disciples’ feet on Maundy Thursday. 2. Also called maundy money. money distributed as alms in conjunction with the ceremony of maundy or on Maundy Thursday. /ˈmɔːndɪ/ noun (pl) maundies 1. (Christianity) the ceremonial washing of […]