noun, Naval Architecture.
a system for framing steel vessels in which light, closely spaced, longitudinal frames are connected by heavy, widely spaced transverse frames with deep webs.
my husband, a symbolical name used in Hos. 2:16 (See BAALI.)
[ish-ee-goo r-oh] /ˌɪʃ iˈgʊər oʊ/ noun 1. Kazuo [kah-zoo-oh,, kaz-oo-oh] /ˈkɑ zuˌoʊ,, ˈkæz uˌoʊ/ (Show IPA), born 1954, English novelist, born in Japan. /ˌɪʃɪˈɡʊrəʊ/ noun 1. Kazuo (kætˈzuːəʊ). born 1954, British novelist, born in Japan. His novels include An Artist of the Floating World (1986), the Booker-prizewinning The Remains of the Day (1989), and Never […]
name for the popular type of colorblindness test, 1924, from Japanese ophthalmologist Shinobu Ishihara (1879-1963), who devised it in 1917.
[ish-ee-hahr-uh] /ˌɪʃ iˈhɑr ə/ noun, Ophthalmology. 1. a test for determining color blindness by means of a series of cards each having colored dots that form one pattern to the normal eye and a different pattern to the eye that is color-blind. Ishihara test Ish·i·ha·ra test (ĭsh’ĭ-hä’rə) n. A test for color-vision deficiency employing a […]