(often initial capital letters) a district unit of local congregations of the Society of Friends.
[muhnth] /mʌnθ/ noun 1. Also called calendar month. any of the twelve parts, as January or February, into which the calendar year is divided. 2. the time from any day of one to the corresponding day of the next. 3. a period of four weeks or 30 days. 4. Also called solar month. one-twelfth of […]
noun, Roman Catholic Church. 1. a Requiem Mass said on the thirtieth day after a person’s death or burial. noun 1. (RC Church) a Mass celebrated in remembrance of a person one month after his death
[mon-tuh-sel-ahyt, -chel-] /ˌmɒn təˈsɛl aɪt, -ˈtʃɛl-/ noun 1. a mineral, silicate of magnesium and calcium, CaMgSiO 4 , belonging to the olivine group and often occurring in contact metamorphosed limestones.
[mon-ti-chel-oh, -sel-oh] /ˌmɒn tɪˈtʃɛl oʊ, -ˈsɛl oʊ/ noun 1. the estate and residence of Thomas Jefferson, in central Virginia, near Charlottesville. Monticello [(mon-tuh-chel-oh, mon-tuh-sel-oh)] The home of Thomas Jefferson, in central Virginia. The mansion at Monticello, designed by Jefferson himself, is a notable example of the use of ancient forms, such as the dome, in […]