a gamelike prank in which a youth grabs something belonging to another and throws it to a third, preventing the owner from retrieving it as it is tossed back and forth.
(used to signal the beginning of this prank.)
noun 1. (sometimes lowercase) one of a breed of black and tan, white, gold, or tricolor dogs resembling the greyhound and having fringes of long hair on the ears, legs, and thighs, raised originally in Egypt and southwestern Asia. noun 1. a tall breed of hound with a smooth coat and long fringes on the […]
saluresis sal·u·re·sis (sāl’yə-rē’sĭs) n. The presence of sodium in the urine.
adjective 1. of or relating to a substance that promotes renal excretion of sodium and chloride ions. noun 2. any such substance, as furosemide. saluretic sal·u·ret·ic (sāl’yə-rět’ĭk) adj. Relating to or causing excretion of salt. n. A drug that promotes excretion of salt in the urine.
noun 1. the ancient Roman goddess of health and prosperity: identified with the Greek goddess Hygeia. salus populi suprema lex esto [sah-loo s paw-poo-lee soo-prey-mah leks es-toh; English sey-luh s pop-yuh-lahy-soo-pree-muh leks es-toh] /ˈsɑ lʊs ˈpɔ pʊˌli suˈpreɪ mɑ lɛks ˈɛs toʊ; English ˈseɪ ləs ˈpɒp yəˌlaɪ sʊˈpri mə lɛks ˈɛs toʊ/ Latin. 1. let […]