[noh-vuh m awr-guh-nuh m, awr-gah-nuh m, -gan-uh m; Latin noh-woo m ohr-gah-noom] /ˈnoʊ vəm ˈɔr gə nəm, ɔrˈgɑ nəm, -ˈgæn əm; Latin ˈnoʊ wʊm ˈoʊr gɑˌnum/
a philosophical work in Latin (1620) by Francis Bacon, presenting an inductive method for scientific and philosophical inquiry.
[noh-woo s ohr-doh se-kloh-roo m; English noh-vuh s awr-doh se-klawr-uh m, -klohr-] /ˈnoʊ wʊs ˈoʊr doʊ sɛˈkloʊ rʊm; English ˈnoʊ vəs ˈɔr doʊ sɛˈklɔr əm, -ˈkloʊr-/ Latin. 1. a new order of the ages (is born): motto on the reverse of the great seal of the United States (adapted from Vergil’s Eclogues IV:5). on the […]
[nou] /naʊ/ adverb 1. at the present time or moment: You are now using a dictionary. 2. without further delay; immediately; at once: Either do it now or not at all. 3. at this time or juncture in some period under consideration or in some course of proceedings described: The case was now ready for […]
- NOW account
noun 1. Banking. a savings account against which checks can be written.
[nou-uh-deyz] /ˈnaʊ əˌdeɪz/ adverb 1. at the present day; in these times: Few people do their laundry by hand nowadays. noun 2. the present: The kitchens of nowadays are much more efficient than when I was a boy. /ˈnaʊəˌdeɪz/ adverb 1. in these times adv. late 14c., contracted from Middle English nou adayes (mid-14c.), from […]