[jahy-uh n-tiz-uh m] /ˈdʒaɪ ənˌtɪz əm/
the state or quality of being a .
another term for gigantism
giantism gi·ant·ism (jī’ən-tĭz’əm)
noun 1. any of various very large kelps of the genera Laminaria, Macrocystis, and Nereocystis.
noun an individual or group that defeats a more powerful opponent
noun 1. . [kuh-moh-doh] /kəˈmoʊ doʊ/ noun 1. a monitor lizard, Varanus komodoensis, of certain Indonesian islands E of Java, that grows to a length of 10 feet (3 meters): the largest lizard in the world; now rare. /kəˈməʊdəʊ/ noun 1. the largest monitor lizard, Varanus komodoensis, of Komodo and other East Indian islands: grows […]
- Giant molecular cloud
giant molecular cloud A cloud of molecular hydrogen typically located in the arm of a spiral galaxy, believed to be an area of active star formation. Protostars are located in the densest regions of such clouds. See more at protostar.