[kuh-roon, kah-] /kəˈrun, kɑ-/
a river in SW Iran, flowing SW to the Shatt-al-Arab. About 515 miles (830 km) long.
[kuh-roo-nah] /ˈkʌ rʊˌnɑ/ noun, Buddhism. 1. the universal compassion of a Bodhisattva.
[kahr-vi-nuh; Czech kahr-vee-nah] /ˈkɑr vɪ nə; Czech ˈkɑr viˌnɑ/ noun 1. an industrial city in the NE Czech Republic, in N Moravia.
[kar-uh n, kahr-] /ˈkær ən, ˈkɑr-/ noun 1. a female given name.
1. a combining form meaning “nucleus of a cell,” used in the formation of compound words: karyotin. combining form 1. indicating the nucleus of a cell: karyogamy before vowels kary-, word-forming element used since c.1874 in biological terms referring to cell nuclei, from Greek karyon “nut, kernel,” possibly from PIE root *kar- “hard” (see hard […]