[kwi-naz-uh-leen, -lin] /kwɪˈnæz əˌlin, -lɪn/
a colorless, crystalline, heterocyclic compound, C 8 H 6 N 2 .
any derivative of this compound.
[kwins] /kwɪns/ noun 1. either of two small trees, Cydonia oblonga or C. sinensis, of the rose family, bearing hard, fragrant, yellowish fruit used chiefly for making jelly or preserves. 2. the fruit of such a tree. /kwɪns/ noun 1. a small widely cultivated Asian rosaceous tree, Cydonia oblonga, with pinkish-white flowers and edible pear-shaped […]
[keen-sey-ah-nyair-uh] /ˌkin seɪ ɑˈnyɛər ə/ noun 1. (among Hispanics in Latin America and the U.S.) a celebration of a girl’s 15th birthday, marking her transition from childhood to maturity.
[kwin-sen-ten-ee-uh l] /ˌkwɪn sɛnˈtɛn i əl/ adjective 1. pertaining to or marking a period of 500 years.
[kwin-sen-ten-uh-ree, kwin-sen-tn-er-ee; especially British kwin-sen-tee-nuh-ree] /ˌkwɪn sɛnˈtɛn ə ri, kwɪnˈsɛn tnˌɛr i; especially British ˌkwɪn sɛnˈti nə ri/ noun, plural quincentenaries. 1. a 500th anniversary or its celebration. adjective 2. pertaining to or marking a period of 500 years; quincentennial. /ˌkwɪnsɛnˈtiːnərɪ/ noun (pl) -naries 1. a 500th anniversary or the year or celebration marking it