the slitting of the underside of the penis to the urethra, performed as a puberty rite among some tribal peoples, especially in Australia.
noun, plural subindexes, subindices [suhb-in-duh-seez] /sʌbˈɪn dəˌsiz/ (Show IPA) 1. an index to a part or subdivision of a larger category. 2. inferior (def 11). noun (pl) -dices (-dɪˌsiːz), -dexes 1. another word for subscript (sense 2) 2. (US) an index to a subcategory
noun, plural industries for 1, 2, 7. 1. the aggregate of manufacturing or technically productive enterprises in a particular field, often named after its principal product: the automobile industry; the steel industry. 2. any general business activity; commercial enterprise: the Italian tourist industry. 3. trade or manufacture in general: the rise of industry in Africa. […]
noun 1. an act or fact of infecting; state of being infected. 2. an infecting with germs of disease, as through the medium of infected insects, air, water, or clothing. 3. an infecting agency or influence. 4. an infectious disease: Is this infection very dangerous? 5. the condition of suffering an infection. 6. corruption of […]
or subinfeud [suhb-in-fyoo-deyt] /ˌsʌb ɪnˈfyu deɪt/ verb (used with or without object), subinfeudated, subinfeudating. 1. to grant subinfeudation (to). subinfeudate /ˌsʌbɪnˈfjuːdeɪt/ verb 1. to grant (lands) by subinfeudation