a knot formed on the end of a rope by partly unlaying the strands and tying them in a certain way.
a knot made at the end of a rope by unlaying the strands and passing them up through the loops formed in the next two strands
[muh-thahy-uh s] /məˈθaɪ əs/ noun 1. a disciple chosen to take the place of Judas Iscariot as one of the apostles. Acts 1:23–26. 2. 1557–1619, king of Hungary 1608–18; king of Bohemia 1611–17; emperor of the Holy Roman Empire 1612–19 (son of Maximilian II). 3. Also, Matthyas. a male given name, form of . /məˈθaɪəs/ […]
- Matthias i corvinus
/kɔːˈvaɪnəs/ noun 1. ?1440–90, king of Hungary (1458–90): built up the most powerful kingdom in Central Europe. A patron of Renaissance art, he founded the Corvina library, one of the finest in Europe Hungarian name Mátyás Hollós (ˈmaːtjaːʃ ˈhɔloʃ)
- Matthias schleiden
[shlahyd-n] /ˈʃlaɪd n/ noun 1. Matthias Jakob [mah-tee-ahs yah-kawp] /mɑˈti ɑs ˈyɑ kɔp/ (Show IPA), 1804–81, German botanist.
noun a cosmetic intended to produce a matt (unshiny) complexion Examples Mac makes a great mattifier. Word Origin 1996