[mair-ee-ol-uh-jee] /ˌmɛər iˈɒl ə dʒi/
the body of belief, doctrine, and opinion concerning the .
the study of the person and nature of the , especially in reference to her role in the incarnation of God in Christ.
(RC Church) the study of the traditions and doctrines concerning the Virgin Mary
[mar-ee-uh n, mair-] /ˈmær i ən, ˈmɛər-/ noun 1. Francis (“the Swamp Fox”) 1732?–95, American Revolutionary general. 2. a city in central Ohio. 3. a city in central Indiana. 4. a city in E Iowa. 5. a city in S Illinois. 6. a male or female given name. fem. proper name, French, a diminutive of […]
[mar-ee-uh-net] /ˌmær i əˈnɛt/ noun 1. a puppet manipulated from above by strings attached to its jointed limbs. /ˌmærɪəˈnɛt/ noun 1. an articulated puppet or doll whose jointed limbs are moved by strings n. puppet worked by strings, c.1620, literally “little little Mary,” from French marionette (16c.), diminutive of Old French mariole “figurine, idol, picture […]
[mar-uh-poh-suh, -zuh] /ˌmær əˈpoʊ sə, -zə/ noun 1. any lily of the genus Calochortus, of the western U.S. and Mexico, having tuliplike flowers of various colors. /ˌmærɪˈpəʊzə; -sə/ noun 1. any of several liliaceous plants of the genus Calochortus, of the southwestern US and Mexico, having brightly coloured tulip-like flowers Also called mariposa lily, mariposa […]
[mar-uh-poh-suh, -zuh] /ˌmær əˈpoʊ sə, -zə/ noun 1. any lily of the genus Calochortus, of the western U.S. and Mexico, having tuliplike flowers of various colors.