any of various other similar units of weight in the Far East.
a former Chinese money of account, being the value of this weight of standard silver.
a unit of weight, used in the Far East, having various values between one to two and a half ounces
(formerly) a Chinese monetary unit equivalent in value to a tael weight of standard silver
verb, Archaic. 1. taken. verb 1. a poetic contraction of taken
noun, plural taeniae [tee-nee-ee] /ˈti niˌi/ (Show IPA) 1. Classical Antiquity. a headband or fillet. 2. Architecture. (on a Doric entablature) a fillet or band separating the frieze from the architrave. 3. Anatomy. a ribbonlike structure, as certain bands of white nerve fibers in the brain. 4. any tapeworm of the genus Taenia, parasitic in […]
noun, Medicine/Medical. 1. an agent or medicine for expelling tapeworms from the body. noun 1. a substance, esp a drug, that expels tapeworms from the body of their host taeniafuge tae·ni·a·fuge or te·ni·a·fuge (tē’nē-ə-fyōōj’) n. An agent that expels tapeworms from the body.
- Taenia saginata
Taenia saginata Taenia sag·i·na·ta (sāj’ə-nā’tə) n. A tapeworm that is parasitic in humans and is acquired by eating infected beef that is insufficiently cooked.