a city in E Florida.
[pawr-toh noh-voh, pohr-] /ˈpɔr toʊ ˈnoʊ voʊ, ˈpoʊr-/ noun 1. a seaport in and the capital of Benin. [be-neen] /bɛˌnin/ noun 1. Formerly Dahomey. a republic in W Africa: formerly part of French West Africa; gained independence in 1960. 44,290 sq. mi. (114,711 sq. km). Capital: Porto Novo. 2. Bight of, a bay in N […]
[poz-i-tiv] /ˈpɒz ɪ tɪv/ adjective 1. explicitly stated, stipulated, or expressed: a positive acceptance of the agreement. 2. admitting of no question: positive proof. 3. stated; express; emphatic: a positive denial. 4. confident in opinion or assertion; fully assured: He is positive that he will win the contest. 5. overconfident or dogmatic: The less he […]
noun 1. a small pipe organ of the Middle Ages. 2. a section of a pipe organ having mostly flue stops.
- Positive polarity
noun 1. (grammar) the grammatical characteristic of a word or phrase, such as delicious or rather, that may normally only be used in a semantically or syntactically positive or affirmative context