(Cencio Savelli) died 1227, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1216–27.
sendal. a silk fabric in use during the Middle Ages. a piece of this fabric or a garment made of it. Historical Examples noun a fine silk fabric used, esp in the Middle Ages, for ceremonial clothing, etc a garment of such fabric
variant of ceno-1. as final element of a compound word: Pleistocene. combining form, combining form denoting a recent geological period: Miocene word-forming element in geology, introduced by Sir Charles Lyell (1797-1875), from Greek kainos “new,” cognate with Latin recens (see recent).
noun acronym Commission Européenne de Normalisation Électrique: the EU standards organization for electrical goods Also called CEN body, standard The European Committee for Electrotechnical Standardization. A body developing electrotechnical standards for the Single European Market / European Economic Area in order to reduce internal frontiers and trade barriers for electrotechnical products, systems and services. CENELEC’s […]
coenesthesia. the aggregate of impressions arising from organic sensations that forms the basis of one’s awareness of body or bodily state, as the feeling of health, vigor, or lethargy. noun (psychol) a variant spelling (esp US) of coenesthesia noun (psychol) general awareness of one’s own body cenesthesia ce·nes·the·si·a (sē’nĭs-thē’zhə) n. The sensation caused by the […]