a province in NE China. 81,479 sq. mi. (211,031 sq. km).
a province of NE China, on the Gulf of Chihli: important for the production of winter wheat, cotton, and coal. Capital: Shijiazhuang. Pop: 67 690 000 (2003 est). Area: 202 700 sq km (79 053 sq miles)
[hee-buh-free-nee-uh] /ˌhi bəˈfri ni ə/ noun, Psychiatry. 1. a type of schizophrenia characterized by emotionless, incongruous, or silly behavior, intellectual deterioration, and hallucinations, frequently beginning insidiously during adolescence. /ˌhiːbɪˈfriːnɪə/ noun 1. a form of pubertal schizophrenia, characterized by hallucinations, delusions, foolish behaviour, and senseless laughter n. “adolescent insanity,” 1886, coined in Modern Latin by German […]
[hee-ber] /ˈhi bər/ noun 1. Reginald, 1783–1826, British bishop and hymn writer. passing over. (1.) Son of Beriah and grandson of Asher (Gen. 46:17; 1 Chr. 7:31, 32). (2.) The Kenite (Judg. 4:11, 17; 5:24), a descendant of Hobab. His wife Jael received Sisera (q.v.) into her tent and then killed him. (3.) 1 Chr. […]
Heberden Heb·er·den (hěb’ər-dn), William. 1710-1801. British physician who gave the first clinical description (1768) of angina pectoris.
[ey-ber] /eɪˈbɛr/ noun 1. Jacques René [zhahk ruh-ney] /ʒɑk rəˈneɪ/ (Show IPA), (“Père Duchesne”) 1755–94, French journalist and revolutionary leader. /French ebɛr/ noun 1. Jacques René (ʒak rəne). 1755–94, French journalist and revolutionary: a leader of the sans-culottes during the French Revolution. He was guillotined under Robespierre
[heb-i-teyt] /ˈhɛb ɪˌteɪt/ verb (used with object), hebetated, hebetating. 1. to make dull or blunt. /ˈhɛbɪˌteɪt/ adjective 1. (of plant parts) having a blunt or soft point verb 2. (rare) to make or become blunted