[mon-tuh n-yahrd, -yahr] /ˌmɒn tənˈyɑrd, -ˈyɑr/
noun, plural Montagnards (especially collectively) Montagnard.
(sometimes lowercase) a member of a dark-skinned people of mixed ethnic origins inhabiting the highland areas of Vietnam.
noun (pl) -gnards, -gnard
a member of a hill people living on the border between Vietnam, Laos, and NE Cambodia
a member of a North American Indian people living in the N Rocky Mountains
“mountaineer, highlander,” 1842, from French montagnard, from montagne (12c., see mountain).
Montagnier Mon·ta·gnier (mŏn’tən-yā’, môɴ-tä-nyā’), Luc. Born 1932. French virologist who was one of the to identify the virus that causes AIDS and to develop a blood test for it.
- Montague grammar
/ˈmɒntəˌɡjuː/ noun 1. (logic, linguistics) a model-theoretic semantic theory for natural language that seeks to encompass indexical expressions and opaque contexts within an extensional theory by constructing set-theoretic representations of the intension of an expression in terms of functions of possible worlds
[mon-teyn; French mawn-ten-yuh] /mɒnˈteɪn; French mɔ̃ˈtɛn yə/ noun 1. Michel Eyquem [mee-shel e-kem] /miˈʃɛl ɛˈkɛm/ (Show IPA), Seigneur de, 1533–92, French essayist. /French mɔ̃tɛɲ/ noun 1. Michel Eyquem de (miʃɛl ikɛm də). 1533–92, French writer. His life’s work, the Essays (begun in 1571), established the essay as a literary genre and record the evolution of […]
[mawn-tah-le] /mɔnˈtɑ lɛ/ noun 1. Eugenio [e-oo-je-nyaw] /ˌɛ uˈdʒɛ nyɔ/ (Show IPA), 1896–1981, Italian poet: Nobel prize 1975. /Italian monˈtaːle/ noun 1. Eugenio (euˈdʒɛːnjo). 1896–1981, Italian poet: Nobel prize for literature 1975