a pale blind eel-like salamander, Proteus anguinus, of underground streams in SE Europe, that retains its larval form throughout its life: family Proteidae See also mud puppy
[ol-mek, ohl-] /ˈɒl mɛk, ˈoʊl-/ Archaeology adjective 1. of or designating a Mesoamerican civilization, c1000–400 b.c., along the southern Gulf coast of Mexico, characterized by extensive agriculture, a dating system, long-distance trade networks, pyramids and ceremonial centers, and very fine jade work. noun, plural Olmecs (especially collectively) Olmec. 2. a member of the ancient people […]
[ohl-mert, -mert] /ˈoʊl mərt, -mɛrt/ noun 1. Ehud [ey-hoo d] /ˈeɪ hʊd/ (Show IPA), born 1945, Israeli politician: prime minister 2006–09.
[ohm-stid, -sted] /ˈoʊm stɪd, -stɛd/ noun 1. Frederick Law, 1822–1903, U.S. landscape architect.
[ol-guh, ohl-; Russian awl-guh] /ˈɒl gə, ˈoʊl-; Russian ˈɔl gə/ noun 1. Saint, died a.d. 968? regent of Kiev until 955: saint of the Russian Orthodox Church. 2. a female given name: from a Scandinavian word meaning “holy.”. fem. proper name, from Russian, probably from Norse Helga, literally “holy,” from Proto-Germanic *haliaga, from PIE *kailo- […]