a metal made by rolling gold on brass, used in making costume jewelry.
noun 1. Medicine/Medical. the use of a tampon, as to stop a hemorrhage. 2. Also called cardiac tamponade, heart tamponade. Pathology. a condition in which the heart is compressed because of an accumulation of fluid in the pericardium. tamponade tam·pon·ade (tām’pə-nād’) or tam·pon·age (tām’pə-nĭj) n. The insertion or use of a tampon.
noun 1. tambura.
noun 1. a gong with indefinite pitch. 2. tom-tom. noun 1. another name for gong (sense 1)
noun 1. a city in E Australia. noun 1. one of an English breed of red hogs, raised chiefly for bacon. noun 1. (often capital) any of a hardy rare breed of long-bodied reddish pigs noun 1. a market town in W central England, in SE Staffordshire. Pop: 71 650 (2001) 2. a city in […]