[ah-nahs-tah-syaw] /ˌɑ nɑsˈtɑ syɔ/ (Show IPA), 1925–80, Nicaraguan army officer, businessman, and political leader: president 1967–72, 1974–79 (brother of Luis Somoza Debayle).
[lwees] /lwis/ (Show IPA), 1922–67, Nicaraguan political leader: president 1957–63.
Anastasio [ah-nahs-tah-syaw] /ˌɑ nɑsˈtɑ syɔ/ (Show IPA), (Anastasio Somoza García) 1896–1956, Nicaraguan political leader: president 1937–47, 1950–56 (father of Anastasio and Luis Somoza Debayle). Contemporary Examples It was regarded as so deeply onerous that the dictator Anastasio “Tachito” Somoza abolished it in 1970. China’s Nicaragua Canal Could Spark a New Central America Revolution Nina Lakhani […]
- Anastasius i
a.d. c430–518, emperor of the Eastern Roman Empire 491–518.
a compound lens corrected for the aberrations of astigmatism and curvature of field. Historical Examples This makes a most desirable outfit at a surprisingly low price for an anastigmat equipment. Kodaks and Kodak Supplies, 1914 Canadian Kodak Company For those, however, who wish even greater efficiency and capabilities, we supply the anastigmat lens equipments. Kodaks […]
(of a lens) not having astigmatism; forming point images of a point object located off the axis of the lens; stigmatic. adjective (of a lens or optical device) not astigmatic Also stigˈmatic