verb (used with object), underran, underrun, underrunning.
to run, pass, or go under.
Nautical. to pass beneath (a stretched rope, net, etc.) in a boat or the like for the purpose of inspection or repairs.
something that runs or passes underneath, as a current.
an instance of costing or spending less than estimated.
a production run of a manufactured or printed item below the quantity ordered.
noun 1. Also called sacrist [sak-rist, sey-krist] /ˈsæk rɪst, ˈseɪ krɪst/ (Show IPA). an official in charge of the sacred vessels, vestments, etc., of a church or a religious house. 2. a sexton. noun 1. a person who has charge of the contents of a church, esp the sacred vessels, vestments, etc 2. a less […]
noun 1. an area of canvas or other fabric extended to the wind in such a way as to transmit the force of the wind to an assemblage of spars and rigging mounted firmly on a hull, raft, iceboat, etc., so as to drive it along. 2. some similar piece or apparatus, as the part […]
[sat-is-fak-shuh n] /ˌsæt ɪsˈfæk ʃən/ noun 1. an act of satisfying; fulfillment; gratification. 2. the state of being satisfied; contentment. 3. the cause or means of being satisfied. 4. confident acceptance of something as satisfactory, dependable, true, etc. 5. reparation or compensation, as for a wrong or injury. 6. the opportunity to redress or right […]
[uhn-der-sach-uh-rey-tid] /ˌʌn dərˈsætʃ əˌreɪ tɪd/ adjective, Chemistry. 1. unsaturated (def 2). undersaturated /ˌʌndəˈsætʃəˌreɪtɪd/ adjective 1. (of an igneous rock) having a low silica content