Augustus Henry Lane Fox. 1827–1900, British archaeologist; first inspector of ancient monuments (1882): assembled a major anthropological collection of tools and weapons (now in the Pitt-Rivers Museum, Oxford)
[pi-tos-per-uh m, pit-uh-spawr-uh m, -spohr-] /pɪˈtɒs pər əm, ˌpɪt əˈspɔr əm, -ˈspoʊr-/ noun 1. any of various shrubs or trees of the genus Pittosporum, native to warm regions of the Old World, many species of which are cultivated as ornamentals for their attractive foliage, flowers, or fruit. /pɪˈtɒspərəm/ noun 1. any of various trees and […]
[pits-burg] /ˈpɪts bɜrg/ noun 1. a city in W California. 2. a city in SE Kansas.
[pits-burg] /ˈpɪts bɜrg/ noun 1. a port in SW Pennsylvania, at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers that forms the Ohio River: steel industry. /ˈpɪtsbɜːɡ/ noun 1. a port in SW Pennsylvania, at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela Rivers, which form the Ohio River: settled around Fort Pitt in 1758; developed […]
- Pittsburgh pneumonia
Pittsburgh pneumonia Pitts·burgh pneumonia (pĭts’bûrg’) n. Legionnaires’ disease caused by Legionella micdadei.