polyphalangism pol·y·pha·lan·gism (pŏl’ē-fə-lān’jĭz’əm, -fā-)
[pol-ee-fahr-muh-see] /ˌpɒl iˈfɑr mə si/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. the use of two or more drugs together, usually to treat a single condition or disease. polypharmacy pol·y·phar·ma·cy (pŏl’ē-fär’mə-sē) n. The mixing of many drugs in one prescription.
[pol-ee-feyz] /ˈpɒl iˌfeɪz/ adjective, Electricity. 1. having more than one . 2. of or relating to a set of alternating currents that have the same frequency but different and that enter a specified region at more than two points. /ˈpɒlɪˌfeɪz/ adjective 1. Also multiphase. (of an electrical system, circuit, or device) having, generating, or using […]
[pol-ee-fey-zik] /ˌpɒl iˈfeɪ zɪk/ adjective 1. having more than two phases. 2. habitually doing more than one thing at a time: a polyphasic personality.
[pol-uh-fee-muh s] /ˌpɒl əˈfi məs/ noun, Classical Mythology. 1. a Cyclops who was blinded by Odysseus. /ˌpɒlɪˈfiːməs/ noun 1. (Greek myth) a cyclops who imprisoned Odysseus and his companions in his cave. To effect his escape, Odysseus blinded him name of a Cyclops (“Odyssey,” IX), also used as the name for a one-eyed animal; the […]