[muh-gas, -gahs] /məˈgæs, -ˈgɑs/
another name for bagasse (sense 2)
[meg-uh-struhk-cher] /ˈmɛg əˌstrʌk tʃər/ noun 1. a very large, usually high-rise building or a complex of such buildings used for many purposes, as for apartments, offices, stores, theaters, and athletic facilities. 2. a very large, complex organization.
noun a very large retail store
[meg-uh-theer] /ˈmɛg əˌθɪər/ noun 1. any of the huge, slothlike animals of the extinct genus Megatherium, or closely related genera, that lived from the Oligocene to the Pleistocene epochs. /ˈmɛɡəˌθɪə/ noun 1. any of various gigantic extinct American sloths of the genus Megatherium and related genera, common in late Cenozoic times
megatherium (měg’ə-thîr’ē-əm) Plural megatheriums or megatheria A large, extinct ground sloth of the genus Megatherium that lived from the Miocene through the Pleistocene Epochs, primarily in South America. It was as large as an elephant, had long curved claws and teeth only in the sides of its jaws, and ate plants. The megatherium was more […]