[mah-th re th e dyaws] /ˈmɑ ðrɛ ðɛ ˈdyɔs/
a river in Peru and Bolivia, flowing E to the Beni River. 900 miles (1450 km) long.
/Spanish ˈmaðre ðe ˈðiɔs/
a river in NE South America, rising in SE Peru and flowing northeast to the Beni River in N Bolivia. Length: about 965 km (600 miles)
[mad-ruh-pawr, -pohr] /ˈmæd rəˌpɔr, -ˌpoʊr/ noun 1. any true or stony coral of the order Madreporaria, forming reefs or islands in tropical seas. /ˌmædrɪˈpɔː/ noun 1. any coral of the genus Madrepora, many of which occur in tropical seas and form large coral reefs: order Zoantharia
[mad-ruh-pawr-ahyt, -pohr-, muh-drep-uh-rahyt] /ˈmæd rəˌpɔr aɪt, -ˌpoʊr-, məˈdrɛp əˌraɪt/ noun 1. a sievelike plate in certain echinoderms, through which water passes into the vascular system.
[muh-drid; Spanish mah-th reeth ] /məˈdrɪd; Spanish mɑˈðrið/ noun 1. a city in and the capital of Spain, in the central part. [speyn] /speɪn/ noun 1. a kingdom in SW Europe. Including the Balearic and Canary islands, 194,988 sq. mi. (505,019 sq. km). Capital: Madrid. /məˈdrɪd/ noun 1. the capital of Spain, situated centrally in […]
[mad-ri-guh l] /ˈmæd rɪ gəl/ noun 1. a secular part song without instrumental accompaniment, usually for four to six voices, making abundant use of contrapuntal imitation, popular especially in the 16th and 17th centuries. 2. a lyric poem suitable for being set to music, usually short and often of amatory character, especially fashionable in the […]