a phenomenon in which the freezing point of water is lowered by the application of pressure; the melting and refreezing of ice, at constant temperature, caused by varying the pressure.
the rejoining together of two pieces of ice as a result of melting under pressure at the interface between them and subsequent refreezing
friend of the king, one of the two messengers sent by the exiled Jews to Jerusalem in the time of Darius (Zech. 7:2) to make inquiries at the temple.
adjective, (often lowercase) 1. noting or pertaining to the style of French furnishings and decoration of c1700–20, in which a transition occurs from the Baroque style of Louis XIV to the Rococo of Louis XV.
noun, plural regencies. 1. the office, jurisdiction, or control of a regent or body of regents exercising the ruling power during the minority, absence, or disability of a sovereign. 2. a body of regents. 3. a government consisting of regents. 4. a territory under the control of a regent or regents. 5. the term of […]
verb (used with object), regenerated, regenerating. 1. to effect a complete moral reform in. 2. to re-create, reconstitute, or make over, especially in a better form or condition. 3. to revive or produce anew; bring into existence again. 4. Biology. to renew or restore (a lost, removed, or injured part). 5. Physics. to restore (a […]