the tabernacle, the great glory of which was that it contained “the testimony”, i.e., the “two tables” (Ex. 38:21). The ark in which these tables were deposited was called the “ark of the testimony” (40:3), and also simply the “testimony” (27:21; 30:6).
noun 1. any place or house of worship, especially one designed for a large congregation. 2. (often initial capital letter) the portable sanctuary in use by the Israelites from the time of their wandering in the wilderness after the Exodus from Egypt to the building of the Temple in Jerusalem by Solomon. Ex. 25–27. 3. […]
adjective 1. wasting away; becoming emaciated or consumed. adjective 1. progressively emaciating; wasting away 2. of, relating to, or having tabes
[dawr-sal-is, -sey-lis] /dɔrˈsæl ɪs, -ˈseɪ lɪs/ noun, Pathology. 1. syphilis of the spinal cord and its appendages, characterized by shooting pains and other sensory disturbances, and, in the later stages, by paralysis. tabes dorsalis /dɔːˈsɑːlɪs/ noun 1. a form of late syphilis that attacks the spinal cord causing degeneration of the nerve fibres, pains in […]
- Tabes mesenterica
tabes mesenterica tabes mes·en·ter·i·ca (měz’ěn-těr’ĭ-kə, měs’-) n. Tuberculosis of the mesenteric and retroperitoneal lymph nodes.