[stahv-raw-pee-yee-awn; English stav-roh-pee-jee-on] /ˌstɑv rɔˈpi yi ɔn; English ˌstæv roʊˈpi dʒiˌɒn/
noun, plural stauropegia
[stahv-raw-pee-yee-ah; English stav-roh-pee-jee-uh] /ˌstɑv rɔˈpi yi ɑ; English ˌstæv roʊˈpi dʒi ə/ (Show IPA). Greek Orthodox Church.
(in an autocephalous church) a monastery subject directly to the primate.
stauroplegia stau·ro·ple·gi·a (stôr’ə-plē’jē-ə, -jə) n. See alternating hemiplegia.
noun 1. (obsolete) an optical instrument for studying the crystal structure of minerals under polarized light
noun 1. a seaport in SW Norway. noun 1. a port in SW Norway: canning and shipbuilding industries. Pop: 112 405 (2004 est)
noun 1. one of the thin, narrow, shaped pieces of wood that form the sides of a cask, tub, or similar vessel. 2. a stick, rod, pole, or the like. 3. a rung of a ladder, chair, etc. 4. Prosody. a verse or stanza of a poem or song. the alliterating sound in a line […]