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[nik-uh l-hahr-puh] /ˈnɪk əlˌhɑr pə/

an old-time Swedish stringed musical instrument, similar to the hurdy-gurdy but sounded with a bow instead of a wheel.


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  • Nyct-

    1. a combining form meaning “night,” used in the formation of compound words: nyctalgia.

  • Nyctaginaceous

    [nik-tuh-juh-ney-shuh s] /ˌnɪk tə dʒəˈneɪ ʃəs/ adjective 1. belonging to the Nyctaginaceae, the four-o’clock family of plants. /ˌnɪktədʒɪˈneɪʃəs/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or belonging to the Nyctaginaceae, a family of mostly tropical plants, including bougainvillea, having large coloured bracts surrounding each flower

  • Nyctalgia

    [nik-tal-juh, -jee-uh] /nɪkˈtæl dʒə, -dʒi ə/ noun, Pathology. 1. night pain that occurs in the sleep. nyctalgia nyc·tal·gi·a (nĭk-tāl’jē-ə, -jə) n. Night pain, especially the bone pains of syphilis occurring at night.

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