a filarial worm, Loa loa, of western and central Africa, that is parasitic in the skin, or subcutaneous tissue, of human beings, often migrating into the eye region.
[ahyn] /aɪn/ noun, Archaic. 1. plural of . [ahy] /aɪ/ noun, plural eyes (Archaic) eyen or eyne. 1. the organ of sight, in vertebrates typically one of a pair of spherical bodies contained in an orbit of the skull and in humans appearing externally as a dense, white, curved membrane, or sclera, surrounding a circular, […]
[ahy-uh t, eyt] /ˈaɪ ət, eɪt/ noun, British Dialect. 1. . /aɪt/ noun 1. (Brit, rare) island n. “small island,” from Middle English eyt, from Old English iggað “small island,” diminutive of eg, ig, ieg “island” (see island). Ending influenced by French diminutive suffix -ot.
noun 1. a peninsula in S Australia, E of the Great Australian Bight. noun 1. a peninsula of South Australia, between the Great Australian Bight and Spencer Gulf
[air-ee, eer-ee] /ˈɛər i, ˈɪər i/ noun 1. . [air-ee, eer-ee] /ˈɛər i, ˈɪər i/ noun 1. the nest of a bird of prey, as an eagle or a hawk. 2. a lofty nest of any large bird. 3. a house, fortress, or the like, located high on a hill or mountain. 4. Obsolete. the […]