[French luh seed] /French lə ˈsid/
a drama (1636) by Corneille.
[sid; Spanish theed] /sɪd; Spanish θid/
The (“El Cid Campeador”; Rodrigo Díaz de Bivar) c1040–99, Spanish soldier: hero of the wars against the Moors.
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/sɪd; Spanish θið/
El or the. original name Rodrigo Diaz de Vivar. ?1043–99, Spanish soldier and hero of the wars against the Moors
(in Britain) Criminal Investigation Department; the detective division of a police force
cruel, inhumane, and degrading: denoting the brutal and demeaning treatment of prisoners
1680s, from Spanish cid “chief, commander,” from Arabic sayyid “lord.” A title given in Spanish literature to Castilian nobleman and warlord Ruy Diaz, Count of Bivar (c.1040-1099).
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[les-uh-thin] /ˈlɛs ə θɪn/ noun 1. Biochemistry. any of a group of phospholipids, occurring in animal and plant tissues and egg yolk, composed of units of choline, phosphoric acid, fatty acids, and glycerol. 2. a commercial form of this substance, obtained chiefly from soybeans, corn, and egg yolk, used in foods, cosmetics, and inks. /ˈlɛsɪθɪn/ […]
[les-uh-thuh l] /ˈlɛs ə θəl/ adjective, Embryology. 1. having a yolk, as certain eggs or ova. lecithal lec·i·thal (lěs’ə-thəl) adj. Relating to or having a yolk.
- Lecithin-sphingomyelin ratio
lecithin-sphingomyelin ratio n. The ratio of lecithin to sphingomyelin present in amniotic fluid, used to determine fetal pulmonary maturity.
lecithoblast lec·i·tho·blast (lěs’ə-thō-blāst’) n. One of the cells proliferating to form the yolk-sac entoderm.