the period in the history of ancient Egypt, 2780–2280 b.c., comprising the 3rd to 6th dynasties, characterized by the predominance of Memphis.
a period of Egyptian history: usually considered to extend from the third to the sixth dynasty (?2700–?2150 bc)
noun, Informal. 1. a mother, usually one’s own. 2. a wife. 3. a girlfriend or female lover, especially a female lover with whom one cohabits. noun 1. an informal term for mother1 , wife (sense 1) 2. a large noctuid moth, Mormo maura, that has drab patterned wings originally thought to resemble an elderly Victorian […]
[thred-need-l] /ˈθrɛdˌnid l/ noun 1. the Bank of England (used as a nickname).
[ohld-lahyn] /ˈoʊldˈlaɪn/ adjective 1. following or supporting conservative or traditional ideas, beliefs, customs, etc. 2. long established; traditional: old-line society. adjective 1. (US & Canadian) conservative; old-fashioned 2. well-established; traditional
- Old-line party
noun 1. (Canadian) either the Liberal Party or the Conservative Party