[muh-kahrt-nee] /məˈkɑrt ni/
a trailing or climbing evergreen rose, Rosa bracteata, of China, having shiny leaves and large, solitary white flowers.
[muh-kas-er] /məˈkæs ər/ noun 1. a former name of . [muh-kas-er] /məˈkæs ər/ noun 1. a former name of . /məˈkæsə/ noun 1. a variant spelling of Makassar /məˈkæsə; -ˈkɑː-/ noun 1. a port in central Indonesia, on SW Sulawesi: an important native port before Portuguese (16th century) and Dutch (17th century) control; capital of […]
- Lytic cocktail
lytic cocktail n. A mixture of drugs injected intravenously to produce sedation, analgesia, amnesia, hypotension, hypothermia, and blockade of the functions of the sympathetic and parasympathetic nervous systems during surgical anesthesia.
[lit-ik] /ˈlɪt ɪk/ adjective 1. of, noting, or pertaining to lysis or a lysin. 1. a combining form occurring in adjectives that correspond to nouns ending in -lysis: analytic; paralytic. /ˈlɪtɪk/ adjective 1. relating to, causing, or resulting from lysis 2. of or relating to a lysin combining form 1. indicating a loosening or dissolving: […]
[muh-kou] /məˈkaʊ/ noun 1. . /məˈkau/ noun 1. the Portuguese name for Macao from Portuguese corruption of southern Chinese ama (name of a patron goddess of sailors) + ngao “bay, port.”
[muh-kaw-lee] /məˈkɔ li/ noun 1. Dame Rose, c1885–1958, English poet and novelist. 2. Thomas Babington [bab-ing-tuh n] /ˈbæb ɪŋ tən/ (Show IPA), 1st Baron, 1800–59, English historian, author, and statesman. /məˈkɔːlɪ/ noun 1. Dame Rose. 1881–1958, British novelist. Her books include Dangerous Ages (1921) and The Towers of Trebizond (1956) 2. Thomas Babington, 1st Baron. […]