a tone, not present in the sound received by the ear, whose pitch is that of the difference between the two tones that are sounded
noun 1. a hypothetical form of animal assumed to have constituted a connecting link between the anthropoid apes and humans, identified by some authorities as constituting the genus Australopithecus. 2. something lacking for the completion of a series or sequence. noun 1. (sometimes capitals) the missing link, a hypothetical extinct animal or animal group, formerly […]
noun, Astrophysics. 1. the difference in mass in the universe between that observed to exist and that necessary for the closed universe model. missing mass (mĭs’ĭng) See dark matter.
[mis-ee-ol-uh-jee] /ˌmɪs iˈɒl ə dʒi/ noun, Christianity. 1. the theological study of the of the church, especially the character and purpose of missionary work. /ˌmɪsɪˈɒlədʒɪ/ noun 1. (Christian theol) the study of the missionary function of the Christian Church noun the study of religious missions and missionaries Word Origin missio(n) + -logy
[mish-uh n] /ˈmɪʃ ən/ noun 1. a group or committee of persons sent to a foreign country to conduct negotiations, establish relations, provide scientific and technical assistance, or the like. 2. the business with which such a group is charged. 3. any important task or duty that is assigned, allotted, or self-imposed: Our mission is […]