[al-uh-men-tey-shuh n] /ˌæl ə mɛnˈteɪ ʃən/
addition to the volume of a glacial mass, chiefly by the accumulation of ice, snow, or névé.
Compare ablation (def 2).
superalimentation su·per·al·i·men·ta·tion (sōō’pər-āl’ə-měn-tā’shən)
alimentation al·i·men·ta·tion (āl’ə-měn-tā’shən)
The act or process of giving or receiving nourishment.
noun 1. an alloy, often with a nickel, nickel-iron, or cobalt base, capable of withstanding very high temperatures, used in jet engines, rockets, etc.
noun 1. (Christianity) a consecrated portable stone slab for use on an unconsecrated altar
noun, Logic. 1. a universal proposition that is the basis for the immediate inference of a corresponding particular proposition.
[soo-per-an-yoo-eyt] /ˌsu pərˈæn yuˌeɪt/ verb (used with object), superannuated, superannuating. 1. to allow to retire from service or office on a pension because of age or infirmity. 2. to set aside as out of date; remove as too old. verb (used without object), superannuated, superannuating. 3. to be or become old, out of date, or […]