syringotomy syr·in·got·o·my (sĭr’ĭng-gŏt’ə-mē)
noun, plural syringes [suh-rin-jeez] /səˈrɪn dʒiz/ (Show IPA), syrinxes. 1. Ornithology. the vocal organ of birds, situated at or near the bifurcation of the trachea into the bronchi. 2. (initial capital letter) Classical Mythology. a mountain nymph of Arcadia who was transformed, in order to protect her chastity from Pan, into the reed from which […]
combining form 1. indicating Syrian and: Syro-Lebanese 2. indicating Syriac and: Syro-Aramaic
noun 1. an island in the Aegean Sea, off the SE coast of Greece, the largest island in the Cyclades group. 32 sq. mi. (84 sq. km).
noun 1. syrphid fly. adjective 2. belonging or pertaining to the family Syrphidae. noun 1. any dipterous fly of the family Syrphidae, typically having a coloration mimicking that of certain bees and wasps: includes the hover flies