a hormone that triggers a biochemical reaction at a site removed from its release.
- First minister
noun 1. the chief minister of the Northern Ireland Assembly 2. the chief minister of the Scottish Government
- First molar
first molar n. The sixth permanent tooth or fourth deciduous tooth in the upper and lower jaw on either side.
noun 1. a mortgage having priority over other mortgages on property. noun 1. a mortgage that has priority over other mortgages on the same property, except for taxation and other statutory liabilities
[adjective furst-neym; verb furst-neym] /adjective ˈfɜrstˌneɪm; verb ˈfɜrstˈneɪm/ adjective 1. of or relating to one’s first, or given, name; familiar; intimate: They were on a first-name basis soon after meeting. verb (used with object), first-named, first-naming. 2. to address (someone) by his or her first name, especially as a sign of informality or familiarity: The […]