(Austral) the standard by which the contribution to a university of individual academics is measured and on the basis of which universities receive government funding and academics are promoted
noun 1. one of the four periods of the year (spring, summer, autumn, and winter), beginning astronomically at an equinox or solstice, but geographically at different dates in different climates. 2. a period of the year characterized by particular conditions of weather, temperature, etc.: the rainy season. 3. a period of the year when something […]
verb (used with object) 1. to provide with a new seat or new seats. 2. to seat again. verb (transitive) 1. to show (a person) to a new seat 2. to put a new seat on (a chair, etc) 3. to provide new seats for (a hall, theatre, etc) 4. to re-form the seating of […]
noun, plural reseaux [rey-zohz, -zoh, ruh-] /reɪˈzoʊz, -ˈzoʊ, rə-/ (Show IPA), reseaus. 1. a network. 2. a netted or meshed ground in lace. 3. Astronomy. a network of fine lines on a glass plate, used in a photographic telescope to produce a corresponding network on photographs of the stars. 4. Meteorology. a system of weather […]
verb (used with object), Surgery. 1. to do a resection on. verb 1. (transitive) (surgery) to cut out part of (a bone, an organ, or other structure or part) resect re·sect (rĭ-sěkt’) v. re·sect·ed, re·sect·ing, re·sects To perform a resection on a part of the body.