Intermediate language used by HAL/S.
[hawm] /hɔm/ noun 1. . [hawm] /hɔm/ noun 1. stems or stalks collectively, as of grain or of peas, beans, or hops, especially as used for litter or thatching. 2. a single stem or stalk. /hɔːm/ noun 1. a variant spelling of haulm /hɔːm/ noun 1. the stems or stalks of beans, peas, potatoes, grasses, […]
[hahlm-stahd] /ˈhɑlmˌstɑd/ noun 1. a seaport in SW Sweden. /Swedish ˈhalmstɑːd/ noun 1. a port in SW Sweden, on the Kattegat. Pop: 88 032 (2004 est)
[hey-loh] /ˈheɪ loʊ/ noun, plural halos, haloes. 1. Also called nimbus. a geometric shape, usually in the form of a disk, circle, ring, or rayed structure, traditionally representing a radiant light around or above the head of a divine or sacred personage, an ancient or medieval monarch, etc. 2. an atmosphere or quality of glory, […]
[hal-oh-bak-teer-ee-uh] /ˌhæl oʊ bækˈtɪər i ə/ plural noun, singular halobacterium [hal-oh-bak-teer-ee-uh m] /ˌhæl oʊ bækˈtɪər i əm/ (Show IPA) 1. rod-shaped archaebacteria, as of the genera Halobacterium and Halococcus, occurring in saline environments as the Dead Sea, salt flats, and brine, and using the pigment bacteriorhodopsin rather than chlorophyll for photosynthesis.