the successor apparent to a Celtic chief, usually the oldest or worthiest of his kin, chosen by election among the tribe during the chief’s lifetime.
(history) the heir apparent of a Celtic chieftain chosen by election during the chief’s lifetime: usually the worthiest of his kin
noun 1. the system among various Celtic tribes of choosing a tanist.
noun 1. (NZ) a legendary Māori monster
noun 1. Junichiro [joo-nee-chee-raw] /ˈdʒu niˈtʃi rɔ/ (Show IPA), 1886–1965, Japanese novelist.
noun 1. a plug of cotton or the like for insertion into an orifice, wound, etc., chiefly for absorbing blood or stopping hemorrhages. 2. such a plug used for absorbing menstrual flow, especially one that is manufactured commercially. 3. a two-headed drumstick for playing rolls. verb (used with object) 4. to fill or plug with […]