a female member of a police or traffic department responsible for issuing tickets for parking violations.
(informal) a female traffic warden
[met-uh-si-kwoi-uh] /ˌmɛt ə sɪˈkwɔɪ ə/ noun 1. a tall deciduous coniferous tree, Metasequoia glyptostrobodes, first known as a fossil and then discovered alive in China.
[met-uh-skohp] /ˈmɛt əˌskoʊp/ noun 1. a device for converting infrared radiation into visible light.
[meets] /mits/ plural noun 1. the boundaries or limits of a piece of land.
[met-es-truh s] /mɛtˈɛs trəs/ noun 1. the luteal phase of the reproductive cycle in mammalian females, occurring after ovulation and characterized by development of the corpus luteum, increased progesterone secretion, and decreased estrogen secretion. /mɛtˈɛstrəs; -ˈiːstrəs/ noun 1. the US spelling of metoestrus metestrus met·es·trus (mě-těs’trəs) n. The period of sexual inactivity that follows estrus.