[ih-skar-ee-uh t] /ɪˈskær i ət/
the surname of Judas, the betrayer of Jesus. Mark 3:19; 14:10, 11.
a person who betrays another; traitor.
See Judas (sense 1)
“traitor,” 1640s, from the surname of Judas, betrayer of Jesus, in New Testament, from Latin Iscariota, from Greek Iskariotes, said to be from Hebrew ishq’riyoth “man of Kerioth” (a place in Palestine).
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[ih-skee-mee-uh] /ɪˈski mi ə/ noun, Pathology. 1. local deficiency of blood supply produced by vasoconstriction or local obstacles to the arterial flow. /ɪˈskiːmɪə/ noun 1. (pathol) an inadequate supply of blood to an organ or part, as from an obstructed blood flow n. also ischemia, 1866 (but as far back as 1660s in form ischaimes), […]
[ih-skee-mee-uh] /ɪˈski mi ə/ noun, Pathology. 1. local deficiency of blood supply produced by vasoconstriction or local obstacles to the arterial flow. ischemia is·che·mi·a (ĭ-skē’mē-ə) n. A decrease in the blood supply to a bodily organ, tissue, or part caused by constriction or obstruction of the blood vessels. i·sche’mic adj.