[moo r-esh] /ˈmʊər ɛʃ/
a river in SE central Europe, flowing W from the Carpathian Mountains in central Romania to the Tisza River in S Hungary. 400 miles (645 km) long.
[myoo r] /myʊər/
Obsolete. a wall.
verb (used with object), mured, muring.
(transitive) an archaic or literary word for immure
a river in SE central Europe, rising in central Romania in the Carpathian Mountains and flowing west to the Tisza River at Szeged, Hungary. Length: 885 km (550 miles) Hungarian name Maros
[myoo r-eks] /ˈmyʊər ɛks/ noun, plural murices [myoo r-uh-seez] /ˈmyʊər əˌsiz/ (Show IPA), murexes. 1. any marine gastropod of the genus Murex, common in tropical seas, certain species of which yield the royal purple dye valued by the ancients. 2. a shell used as a trumpet, as in representations of Tritons in art. 3. purplish […]
[myoo-rek-sahyd, -sid] /myʊˈrɛk saɪd, -sɪd/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a reddish-purple, crystalline, sparingly water-soluble solid, C 8 H 8 N 6 O 6 , having a green luster, formerly used as a dye.
noun, Biochemistry. 1. a test in which treatment of a substance, usually urine, with nitric acid and ammonia indicates the presence of uric acid by formation of murexide.
noun freckles; also, pimples