[men-tuh n-yair; French mahn-taw-nyer] /ˌmɛn tənˈyɛər; French mɑ̃ tɔˈnyɛr/
noun, plural mentonnières
[men-tuh n-yairz; French mahn-taw-nyer] /ˌmɛn tənˈyɛərz; French mɑ̃ tɔˈnyɛr/ (Show IPA). Armor.
any of various plate pieces for protecting the lower part of the face, as a beaver.
[men-tohn; French mahn-tawn] /mɛnˈtoʊn; French mɑ̃ˈtɔ̃/ noun 1. a city in SE France, on the Mediterranean: winter resort. /mɛnˈtəʊn; French mɑ̃tɔ̃/ noun 1. a town and resort in SE France, on the Mediterranean: belonged to Monaco from the 14th century until 1848, then an independent republic until purchased by France in 1860. Pop: 28 812 […]
[men-tuh-plas-tee] /ˈmɛn təˌplæs ti/ noun, plural mentoplasties. 1. plastic surgery to correct a functional or cosmetic deformity of the chin. mentoplasty men·to·plas·ty (měn’tə-plās’tē) n. Surgical alteration of the chin. Also called genioplasty.
- Mentoposterior position
mentoposterior position men·to·pos·te·ri·or position (měn’tō-pŏ-stēr’ē-ər, -pō-) n. A cephalic presentation of the fetus with the chin pointing to either the right or left rear quarter of the mother’s pelvis.
[men-tawr, -ter] /ˈmɛn tɔr, -tər/ noun 1. a wise and trusted counselor or teacher. 2. an influential senior sponsor or supporter. verb (used without object) 3. to act as a mentor: She spent years mentoring to junior employees. verb (used with object) 4. to act as a mentor to: The brash young executive did not […]