a type of mathematical proposition considered by Euclid, the meaning of which is now obscure. It is thought to be a proposition affirming the possibility of finding such conditions as will render a certain problem indeterminate or capable of innumerable solutions
[poh] /poʊ/ noun 1. a river in Italy, flowing E from the Alps in the NW to the Adriatic. 418 miles (669 km) long. /pəʊ/ noun (pl) pos 1. (Brit) an informal word for chamber pot Chemical symbol 1. polonium /pəʊ/ noun 1. a river in N Italy, rising in the Cottian Alps and flowing […]
[pawrk, pohrk] /pɔrk, poʊrk/ noun 1. the flesh of hogs used as food. 2. Informal. appropriations, appointments, etc., made by the government for political reasons rather than for public benefit, as for public buildings or river improvements. /pɔːk/ noun 1. the flesh of pigs used as food n. c.1300 (early 13c. in surname Porkuiller), “flesh […]
noun, Informal. 1. a government appropriation, bill, or policy that supplies funds for local improvements designed to ingratiate legislators with their constituents. noun 1. (slang, mainly US) adjective Involving spending large amounts of money in an area that generates consumer popularity noun A legislative appropriation designed to ingratiate legislators with their constituents (1909+) Government funding […]
[pawrk-bar-uh-ler, pohrk-] /ˈpɔrkˌbær ə lər, ˈpoʊrk-/ noun, Informal. 1. a politician, especially a senator or member of Congress who is party to or benefits from a .