[mawr-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee, mor-] /ˈmɔr əˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i, ˈmɒr-/
authorizing delay of payment:
a moratory law.
[mawr-uh-tawr-ee-uh m, -tohr-, mor-] /ˌmɔr əˈtɔr i əm, -ˈtoʊr-, ˌmɒr-/ noun, plural moratoria [mawr-uh-tawr-ee-uh, -tohr-, mor-] /ˌmɔr əˈtɔr i ə, -ˈtoʊr-, ˌmɒr-/ (Show IPA), moratoriums. 1. a suspension of activity: a moratorium on the testing of nuclear weapons. 2. a legally authorized period to delay payment of money due or the performance of some other […]
[muh-ras] /məˈræs/ noun 1. a tract of low, soft, wet ground. 2. a marsh or bog. 3. marshy ground. 4. any confusing or troublesome situation, especially one from which it is difficult to free oneself; entanglement. /məˈræs/ noun 1. a tract of swampy low-lying land 2. a disordered or muddled situation or circumstance, esp one […]
- Motais operation
Motais operation Mo·tais operation (mō-tā’, mô-tě’) n. Transplantation of the middle third of the tendon of the superior rectus muscle of the eyeball into the upper lid to supplement the action of the levator muscle in cases of ptosis.
member of the appropriate sex