a decorative ribbon.
a ribbon, esp one awarded for some achievement See also blue riband
a flat rail attached to posts in a palisade
noun, Islam. 1. a building housing a community of Sufis.
noun, Pharmacology. 1. a synthetic compound, C 8 H 1 2 N 4 O 5 , active against several DNA and RNA viruses. ribavirin ri·ba·vi·rin (rī’bə-vī’rĭn) n. A synthetic antiviral ribonucleoside that inhibits DNA and RNA replication.
noun 1. Also, ribbon. Shipbuilding. a strip of wood or metal running fore-and-aft along frames to keep them in the proper position until the shell planking or plating is in place. 2. Carpentry. ribbon (def 8). noun, Heraldry. 1. riband.
noun 1. one of a series of curved bones that are articulated with the vertebrae and occur in pairs, 12 in humans, on each side of the vertebrate body, certain pairs being connected with the sternum and forming the thoracic wall. 2. a cut of meat, as beef, containing a rib. 3. ribs, spareribs (def […]