[maw-rey-vee-uh n, moh-] /mɔˈreɪ vi ən, moʊ-/
pertaining to or its inhabitants.
of or relating to the religious denomination of Moravians.
a native or inhabitant of .
Also called Herrnhuter. a member of a Christian denomination descended from the Bohemian Brethren and holding that the Scriptures are the only rule of faith and practice.
a dialect of Czech spoken in .
of or relating to Moravia, its people, or their dialect of Czech
of or relating to the Moravian Church
the Moravian dialect
a native or inhabitant of Moravia
a member of the Moravian Church
1550s (n.); 1610s (adj.), from Moravia. From 1746, in reference to the Protestant sect founded in the former German state of Moravia (now in Czech Republic). Related: Moravianism.
- Moravian church
noun 1. a Protestant Church originating in Moravia in 1722 as a revival of the sect of Bohemian Brethren. It has close links with the Lutheran Church
[mawr-bid-i-tee] /mɔrˈbɪd ɪ ti/ noun 1. a state or quality. 2. the proportion of sickness or of a specific disease in a geographical locality. /mɔːˈbɪdɪtɪ/ noun 1. the state of being morbid 2. Also morbidity rate. the relative incidence of a particular disease in a specific locality n. 1721, from morbid + -ity. morbidity mor·bid·i·ty […]
- Morbidity rate
morbidity rate n. The proportion of patients with a particular disease during a given year per given unit of population.
[mawr-bid] /ˈmɔr bɪd/ adjective 1. suggesting an unhealthy mental state or attitude; unwholesomely gloomy, sensitive, extreme, etc.: a morbid interest in death. 2. affected by, caused by, causing, or characteristic of disease. 3. pertaining to diseased parts: morbid anatomy. 4. gruesome; grisly. /ˈmɔːbɪd/ adjective 1. having an unusual interest in death or unpleasant events 2. […]