Jenny (Johanna Maria Lind Goldschmidt”The Swedish Nightingale”) 1820–87, Swedish soprano.
James. 1716–94, British physician. He demonstrated (1754) that citrus fruits can cure and prevent scurvy, a remedy adopted by the British navy in 1796
Jenny, original name Johanna Maria Lind Goldschmidt. 1820–87, Swedish coloratura soprano
[lin-duh] /ˈlɪn də/ noun 1. a female given name: from a Spanish word meaning “pretty.”. language A “coordination language” from Yale, providing a model for concurrency with communication via a shared tuple space. Linda is usually implemented as a subroutine library for a specific base language, as in C-Linda, Fortran-Linda, LindaLISP and Prolog-Linda. It is […]
Linda for Lisp.
[lin-deyn] /ˈlɪn deɪn/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a white, crystalline, water-insoluble powder, C 6 H 6 Cl 6 , the gamma isomer of benzene hexachloride: used chiefly as an insecticide, delouser, and weed-killer. /ˈlɪndeɪn/ noun 1. a white poisonous crystalline powder with a slight musty odour: used as an insecticide, weedkiller, and, in low concentrations, in […]
/ˈlɪndəmən/ noun 1. Frederick Alexander, 1st Viscount Cherwell. 1886–1957, British physicist, born in Germany; Churchill’s scientific adviser during World War II