a selective beta-adrenergic receptor agonist substance, C 12 H 19 NO 3 , used in the treatment of asthma.
noun, Ecclesiastical. 1. tierce (def 3). noun 1. (mainly RC Church) the third of the seven canonical hours of the divine office, originally fixed at the third hour of the day, about 9 a.m.
noun 1. an island in the Azores, in the N Atlantic. 153 sq. mi. (395 sq. km). Capital: Angra do Heroismo. noun 1. an island in the N Atlantic, in the Azores: NATO military air base. Pop: 55 833 (2001). Area: 397 sq km (153 sq miles)
noun, Falconry. 1. the male of a hawk, especially of a gyrfalcon or peregrine. noun 1. a male falcon or hawk, esp as used in falconry
or tercentennial [tur-sen-ten-uh-ree, tur-sen-tn-er-ee; especially British tur-sen-tee-nuh-ree] /ˌtɜr sɛnˈtɛn ə ri, tɜrˈsɛn tnˌɛr i; especially British ˌtɜr sɛnˈti nə ri/ adjective, noun, plural tercentenaries. 1. tricentennial. tercentenary /ˌtɜːsɛnˈtiːnərɪ/ adjective 1. of or relating to a period of 300 years 2. of or relating to a 300th anniversary or its celebration noun (pl) -tenaries, -tennials 3. […]