[French mey-se-nyœr] /French meɪ sɛˈnyœr/
noun, (sometimes lowercase)
plural of .
[mawn-se-nyœr] /mɔ̃ sɛˈnyœr/
noun, plural Messeigneurs
[mey-se-nyœr] /meɪ sɛˈnyœr/ (Show IPA)
a French title of honor given to princes, bishops, and other persons of eminence.
a person bearing this title.
the plural of Monseigneur
noun (pl) Messeigneurs (mesɛɲœr)
a title given to French bishops, prelates, and princes Mgr
c.1600, from French monseigneur (12c.), title of honor equivalent to “my lord,” from mon “my” (from Latin meum) + seigneur “lord,” from Latin seniorem, accusative of senior “older” (see senior (adj.)). Plural messeigneurs.
[me-see-nee] /mɛˈsi ni/ noun 1. an ancient city in the SW Peloponnesus; capital of ancient Messenia. /mɛˈsiːnɪ/ noun 1. an ancient Greek city in the SW Peloponnese: founded in 369 bc as the capital of Messenia
- Messenger RNA
noun, Genetics. 1. a single-stranded molecule of RNA that is synthesized in the nucleus from a DNA template and then enters the cytoplasm, where its genetic code specifies the amino acid sequence for protein synthesis. Abbreviation: mRNA.
[mes-uh n-jer] /ˈmɛs ən dʒər/ noun 1. a person who carries a message or goes on an errand for another, especially as a matter of duty or business. 2. a person employed to convey official dispatches or to go on other official or special errands: a bank messenger. 3. Nautical. 4. Oceanography. a brass weight […]
[muh-see-nee-uh, -seen-yuh] /məˈsi ni ə, -ˈsin yə/ noun 1. a division of ancient Greece, in the SW Peloponnesus: an important center of Mycenaean culture. /məˈsiːnɪə/ noun 1. the southwestern area of the Peloponnese in S Greece