[mahy-kuh l i-vah-nuh-vich] /ˈmaɪ kəl ɪˈvɑ nə vɪtʃ/ (Show IPA), 1870–1952, U.S. historian, born in Russia.
noun 1. a plural of rostrum. noun, plural rostra [ros-truh] /ˈrɒs trə/ (Show IPA), rostrums. 1. any platform, stage, or the like, for public speaking. 2. a pulpit. 3. a beaklike projection from the prow of a ship, especially one on an ancient warship for ramming an enemy ship; beak; ram. 4. Roman Antiquity. (in […]
rostrad ros·trad (rŏs’trād’) adv. In a direction toward the rostrum or snout end of an organism. adj. Situated nearer the rostrum of an organism when compared with the position of something else.
adjective 1. of or relating to a rostrum. adjective 1. (biology) of or like a beak or snout 2. adorned with the prows of ships: a rostral column
noun 1. a memorial column having sculptures representing the rams of ancient ships.