[nahyn-pen-ee; for 2 also nahyn-puh-nee] /ˈnaɪnˌpɛn i; for 2 also ˈnaɪn pə ni/
noting a nail 2.75 inches (7 cm) long. Symbol: 9d.
of the value of ninepence.
[nahyn-pinz] /ˈnaɪnˌpɪnz/ noun 1. (used with a singular verb) tenpins played without the head pin. 2. ninepin, a pin used in this game. /ˈnaɪnˌpɪnz/ noun 1. (functioning as sing) another name for skittles See skittle (sense 2) 2. (sing) one of the pins used in this game n. 1570s, from nine + pin (n.). From […]
noun, Cell Biology. 1. the arrangement of microtubules in a flagellum or cilium, consisting of a ring of nine evenly spaced couplets surrounding two central singlets. Symbol: 9 + 2.
noun, Cell Biology. 1. the arrangement of microtubules characteristic of basal bodies and centrioles, consisting of nine evenly spaced triplets between the outer and inner walls of the structure and having no central microtubules. Symbol: 9 + 0.
[nahy-ner] /ˈnaɪ nər/ noun, Slang. 1. . [nahyn] /naɪn/ noun 1. a cardinal number, eight plus one. 2. a symbol for this number, as 9 or IX. 3. a set of this many persons or things. 4. a baseball team. 5. a playing card with nine pips. 6. the Nine, the Muses. adjective 7. amounting […]