[mahy-suh n] /ˈmaɪ sən/ noun 1. a city in E central Germany, on the Elbe River: famous for fine porcelain. /German ˈmaisən/ noun 1. a town in E Germany, in Saxony, in Dresden district on the River Elbe: famous for its porcelain (Dresden china), first made here in 1710. Pop: 28 640 (2003 est)
Meissner Meiss·ner (mīs’nər), Georg. 1829-1905. German physiologist and anatomist known for his microscopic investigations of the skin and the vestibular and cochlear nerves.
[mahys-ner] /ˈmaɪs nər/ noun, Physics. 1. the loss of magnetism that a superconductor displays when cooled to its transition temperature in a magnetic field. /ˈmaɪsnə/ noun 1. (physics) the phenomenon in which magnetic flux is excluded from a substance when it is in a superconducting state, except for a thin layer at the surface
[me-saw-nyey] /mɛ sɔˈnyeɪ/ noun 1. Jean Louis Ernest [zhahn lwee er-nest] /ʒɑ̃ lwi ɛrˈnɛst/ (Show IPA), 1815–91, French painter.