social cohesiveness that is based on shared activities, beliefs, and experiences and is characteristic of simple traditional societies.
noun 1. Electronics. a technique for varying the sector covered by a transmitting or receiving antenna by rotating it. 2. Television. a technique, formerly used in televising, for scanning by means of a scanning disk.
[mee-nee] /ˈmi ni/ noun, plural meanies. Informal. 1. a small-minded, petty, or malicious person: The children said their teacher was a real meany. [mee-nee] /ˈmi ni/ noun 1. George, 1894–1980, U.S. labor leader: 3rd president of the AFL 1952–55; 1st president of the AFL-CIO 1955–79. /ˈmiːnɪ/ noun 1. (informal) a variant spelling of meanie see […]
[meen-hwahyl, -wahyl] /ˈminˌʰwaɪl, -ˌwaɪl/ noun 1. . adverb 2. in the intervening time; during the interval. 3. at the same time: Meanwhile, the others were back home enjoying themselves. /ˈmiːnˌwaɪl/ adverb 1. during the intervening time or period 2. at the same time, esp in another place noun 3. another word for meantime n. also […]
noun, Metallurgy. 1. a crystalline twin formed by the strain set up by an applied force.