a body of persons sent to a non-Christian country in order to propagate Christianity
a diplomatic or other mission sent by one country to another
- Foreign national
noun any person who is not a citizen or permanent resident alien of the US
[fawr-in, for-] /ˈfɔr ɪn, ˈfɒr-/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or derived from another country or nation; not native: foreign cars. 2. of or relating to contact or dealings with other countries; connected with foreign affairs. 3. external to one’s own country or nation: a foreign country. 4. carried on abroad, or with other countries: […]
- Force of mastication
force of mastication n. The force created by the dynamic action of the masticatory muscles during the physiological act of chewing. Also called masticatory force.
adjective 1. caused by or showing sincere remorse. 2. filled with a sense of guilt and the desire for atonement; penitent: a contrite sinner. adjective 1. full of guilt or regret; remorseful 2. arising from a sense of shame or guilt: contrite promises 3. (theol) remorseful for past sin and resolved to avoid future sin