a member of the Israelite tribe of Simeon.
- Simeon Stylites
[stahy-lahy-teez] /staɪˈlaɪ tiz/ noun 1. Saint, a.d. 390?–459, Syrian monk and stylite. Simeon Stylites /staɪˈlaɪtiːz/ noun 1. Saint. ?390–459 ad, Syrian monk, first of the ascetics who lived on pillars. Feast day: Jan 5 or Sept 1
noun, Pharmacology. 1. an active ingredient in many antacid preparations that causes small mucus-entrapped air bubbles in the intestines to coalesce into larger bubbles that are more easily passed. simethicone si·meth·i·cone (sĭ-měth’ĭ-kōn’) n. A mixture of dimethyl polysiloxanes and silica gel that is used as an antiflatulent.
noun 1. a city in S Ukraine, on the S Crimean Peninsula. noun 1. a city in S Ukraine on the S Crimean Peninsula: a Scythian town in the 1st century bc; seized by the Russians in 1736. Pop: 344 000 (2005 est)
or Simhat Torah, Simchath Torah, Simchat Torah [sim-khahs tawr-uh, tohr-uh; Sephardic Hebrew seem-khaht taw-rah; Ashkenazic Hebrew sim-khahs toh-ruh, toi-ruh, -khuh s] /ˈsɪm xɑs ˈtɔr ə, ˈtoʊr ə; Sephardic Hebrew simˈxɑt tɔˈrɑ; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈsɪm xɑs ˈtoʊ rə, ˈtɔɪ rə, -xəs/ noun 1. a Jewish festival, celebrated on the 23rd day of Tishri, being the 9th […]