the axis of an ellipse that passes through the two foci.
the longer or longest axis of an ellipse or ellipsoid
noun 1. a comedy (1905) by G. B. Shaw.
[muh-jawr-kuh, -yawr-] /məˈdʒɔr kə, -ˈyɔr-/ noun 1. a Spanish island in the W Mediterranean: the largest of the Balearic Islands. 1405 sq. mi. (3640 sq. km). Capital: Palma. /məˈjɔːkə; -ˈdʒɔː-/ noun 1. an island in the W Mediterranean: the largest of the Balearic Islands; tourism. Capital: Palma. Pop: 730 778 (2002 est). Area: 3639 sq […]
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programming A (chiefly British) synonym for major release. E.g, the ninth major release of a piece of software might be called MD9. The release notation would be “v9.0”. (1996-08-04)
[mey-jer-doh-moh] /ˌmeɪ dʒərˈdoʊ moʊ/ noun, plural major-domos. 1. a man in charge of a great household, as that of a sovereign; a chief steward. 2. a steward or butler. 3. a person who makes arrangements for another. /ˌmeɪdʒəˈdəʊməʊ/ noun (pl) -mos 1. the chief steward or butler of a great household 2. (facetious) a steward […]