pillars of fornix pl.n.
The column of fornix and the crus of fornix.
plural noun 1. the two promontories on either side of the eastern end of the Strait of Gibraltar: the Rock of Gibraltar in Europe and the Jebel Musa in Africa; fabled to have been raised by Hercules. plural noun 1. the two promontories at the E end of the Strait of Gibraltar: the Rock of […]
plural noun 1. the five bases of the Islamic faith: shahada (confession of faith), salat (prayer), zakat (almsgiving), sawm (fasting, especially during the month of Ramadan), and hajj (the pilgrimage to Mecca). noun See Five Pillars of Islam
- Pillar to post
see: from pillar to post
- Pill beetle
noun 1. a very common beetle, Byrrhus pilula, typical of the family Byrrhidae, that can feign death by withdrawing legs and antennae into grooves underneath the oval body