trademark an instrument that generates a high voltage in order to test the resistance of insulation, etc
/ˌmeɪɡəˈleɪə/ noun 1. a state of NE India, created in 1969 from part of Assam. Capital: Shillong. Pop: 2 306 069 (2001). Area: 22 429 sq km (7800 sq miles)
[meg-uh n] /ˈmɛg ən/ noun 1. a female given name.
[muh-gid-oh] /məˈgɪd oʊ/ noun 1. an ancient city in N Israel, on the plain of Esdraelon: site of many battles; often identified with the Biblical Armageddon. /məˈɡɪdəʊ/ noun 1. an ancient town in N Palestine, strategically located on a route linking Egypt to Mesopotamia: site of many battles, including an important Egyptian victory over rebel […]
[muh-gil-uh; for 2 also Sephardic Hebrew muh-gee-lah] /məˈgɪl ə; for 2 also Sephardic Hebrew mə giˈlɑ/ noun, plural megillahs Sephardic Hebrew, megilloth, megillot [muh-gee-lawt] /mə giˈlɔt/ (Show IPA) 1. Slang. 2. (italics) Hebrew. a scroll, especially one containing the Book of Esther. Others are the Book of Ecclesiastes, the Song of Solomon, the Book of […]