adjective 1. (Austral, informal) excellent, elegant, or stylish
noun 1. Helmut (Heinrich Waldemar) [hel-moo t hahyn-rik vahl-duh-mahr;; German hel-moot hahyn-rikh vahl-duh-mahr] /ˈhɛl mʊt ˈhaɪn rɪk ˈvɑl dəˌmɑr;; German ˈhɛl mut ˈhaɪn rɪx ˈvɑl dəˌmɑr/ (Show IPA), born 1918, West German political leader: chancellor 1974–82. 2. Michael Jack (“Mike”) born 1949, U.S. baseball player. noun 1. Helmut (Heinrich Waldemar) (ˈhɛlmuːt). born 1918, German Social […]
- Schmidt-lanterman incisure
Schmidt-Lanterman incisure (shmĭt’-) n. Any of the funnel-shaped breaks in the myelin sheath of nerve fibers, each corresponding to strands of cytoplasm that separate the two membranes composing the myelin sheath. Also called Lanterman’s incisure.
noun 1. a wide-angle reflecting telescope used primarily for astronomical photography, in which spherical aberration and coma are reduced to a minimum by means of a spherical mirror with a corrector plate near its focus. Schmidt telescope noun 1. a catadioptric telescope designed to produce a very sharp image of a large area of sky […]