noun, American History.
a settlement founded in 1638 by John Davenport and Theophilus Eaton at Quinnipiac (now New Haven, Conn.).
noun, Nautical. 1. a straight stem for flatbottomed boats in which the ends of the side planking are mitered and covered with a sheet of metal, the stem piece being wholly inside.
noun 1. . [tey-luh-riz-uh m] /ˈteɪ ləˌrɪz əm/ noun 1. a modified form of Calvinism that maintains that every person has a free will, and that makes a distinction between depravity, as the tendency to commit sins, and sin, as a voluntary choice of evil actions.
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noun 1. . noun 1. the living language of modern Israel, a revived form of ancient Hebrew. Abbreviation: ModHeb. noun 1. the official language of the state of Israel; a revived form of ancient Hebrew