[mis-uh-sip-ee-uh n] /ˌmɪs əˈsɪp i ən/
of or relating to the state of or the River.
Geology. noting or pertaining to a period of the Paleozoic Era, occurring from about 345 million to 310 million years ago and characterized as the age of amphibians.
a native or inhabitant of .
Geology. the Mississippian Period or System: the former is sometimes considered an epoch of the Carboniferous Period.
of or relating to the state of Mississippi or the Mississippi River
(in North America) of, denoting, or formed in the lower of two subdivisions of the Carboniferous period, which lasted for 30 million years See also Pennsylvanian (sense 2)
an inhabitant or native of the state of Mississippi
the Mississippian, the Mississippian period or rock system equivalent to the lower Carboniferous of Europe
The fifth period of the Paleozoic Era, from about 360 to 320 million years ago. During this time shallow seas spread over former land areas and the first primitive conifers appeared. See Chart at geologic time.
- Mississippi marbles
noun phrase Dice (1940s+)
noun 1. an arm of the Gulf of Mexico, extending from Lake Borgne, SE Louisiana, to Mobile Bay, SW Alabama: part of the Intracoastal Waterway. About 100 miles (160 km) long.
[mis-iv] /ˈmɪs ɪv/ noun 1. a written message; letter. adjective 2. sent or about to be sent, especially of a letter from an official source. /ˈmɪsɪv/ noun 1. a formal or official letter 2. a formal word for letter adjective 3. (rare) sent or intended to be sent n. mid-15c., “commandment,” noun use of adjective […]
noun 1. a play (1888) by Strindberg.