a side of a mountain receiving direct sunlight.
adria (Acts 27:27; R.V., “the sea of Adria”), the Adriatic Sea, including in Paul’s time the whole of the Mediterranean lying between Crete and Sicily. It is the modern Gulf of Venice, the _Mare Superum_ of the Romans, as distinguished from the _Mare Inferum_ or Tyrrhenian Sea. Historical Examples But what devotion he showed towards […]
a brand of . Adriamycin A·dri·a·my·cin (ā’drē-ə-mī’sən) A trademark used for an antibiotic containing doxorubicin and used as an antineoplastic agent.
- Adrian i
died a.d. 795, pope 772–795.
- Adrian ii
Italian ecclesiastic: pope a.d. 867–872.
- Adrian iii
Saint, Italian ecclesiastic: pope a.d. 884–885.