Rouget cell Rou·get cell (rōō-zhā’)
Any of numerous branching contractile cells on an external capillary wall.
- Rouget de Lisle
or Rouget de I’Isle [roo-zhe duh leel] /ruˈʒɛ də ˈlil/ noun 1. Claude Joseph [klohd zhaw-zef] /kloʊd ʒɔˈzɛf/ (Show IPA), 1760–1836, French army officer and composer of songs: wrote and composed Marseillaise. Rouget de Lisle /French ruʒɛ də lil/ noun 1. Claude Joseph (klod ʒozɛf). 1760–1836, French army officer: composer of the Marseillaise (1792), the […]
adjective, rougher, roughest. 1. having a coarse or uneven surface, as from projections, irregularities, or breaks; not smooth: rough, red hands; a rough road. 2. shaggy or coarse: a dog with a rough coat. 3. (of an uninhabited region or large land area) steep or uneven and covered with high grass, brush, trees, stones, etc.: […]
noun 1. rough or coarse material. 2. any coarse, rough food for livestock. 3. fiber (def 9). noun 1. the coarse indigestible constituents of food or fodder, which provide bulk to the diet and promote normal bowel function See also dietary fibre 2. any rough or coarse material roughage rough·age (rŭf’ĭj) n. See fiber.
[ruhf-uh n-red-ee] /ˈrʌf ənˈrɛd i/ adjective 1. rough, rude, or crude, but good enough for the purpose: a rough-and-ready estimate of future expenses. 2. exhibiting or showing rough vigor rather than refinement or delicacy: a cowboy—the rough-and-ready type. rough-and-ready adjective 1. crude, unpolished, or hastily prepared, but sufficient for the purpose 2. (of a person) […]