a variant spelling of Taimyr Peninsula
noun 1. a small animal, Eira barbara, of the weasel family, ranging from Mexico to tropical South America. noun 1. a large arboreal musteline mammal, Eira barbara, of Central and South America, having a dark brown body and paler head
- Tay-Sachs disease
[tey-saks] /ˈteɪˈsæks/ noun, Pathology. 1. a rare fatal hereditary disease, occurring chiefly in infants and children, especially of eastern European Jewish origin, characterized by a red spot on the retina, gradual blindness, and paralysis. Tay-Sachs disease /ˌteɪˈsæks/ noun 1. an inherited disorder, caused by a faulty recessive gene, in which lipids accumulate in the brain, […]
noun 1. a region in E Scotland. 1100 sq. mi. (2849 sq. km).
- Tayside region
/ˈteɪˌsaɪd/ noun 1. a former local government region in E Scotland: formed in 1975 from Angus, Kinross-shire, and most of Perthshire; replaced in 1996 by the council areas of Angus, City of Dundee, and Perth and Kinross