a sedative hypnotic drug, (C 19 H 21 N 3 O) 2 ·C 4 H 6 O 6, closely related in effect to the benzodiazepines, used in the treatment of insomnia.
Zoltán [zawl-tahn] /ˈzɔl tɑn/ (Show IPA), 1882–1967, Hungarian composer. Historical Examples Stravinsky is a new man not to be slighted, nor are kodaly and Bartok. Ivory Apes and Peacocks James Huneker noun Zoltán (ˈzoltaːn). 1882–1967, Hungarian composer. His works were often inspired by native folk songs and include the comic opera Háry János (1926) and […]
Zoltán [zawl-tahn] /ˈzɔl tɑn/ (Show IPA), 1889–1961, Hungarian statesman: premier 1945–46; president 1946–48. Historical Examples And Tildy was content to be the unwooed drudge if Aileen could receive the flattery and the homage. The Four Million O. Henry Her spirits had been very low; but, somehow, Tildy had managed to revive them. The School Queens […]
a city in and former capital of Malawi in the S part. Historical Examples Zomba was pointed out as a chief on a range of hills on our west: beyond him lies Undi m’senga. The Last Journals of David Livingstone, in Central Africa, from 1865 to His Death, Volume I (of 2), 1866-1868 David Livingstone […]
. Historical Examples The first of the zombi twins said expressionlessly, “Comrade Josip Pekic?” Expediter Dallas McCord Reynolds