noun, (used with a plural verb)
a republic consisting of 115 islands in the Indian Ocean, NE of Madagascar: a member of the Commonwealth of Nations. 175 sq. mi. (455 sq. km).
a group of volcanic islands in the W Indian Ocean: taken by the British from the French in 1744: became an independent republic within the Commonwealth in 1976, incorporating the British Indian Ocean Territory islands of Aldabra, Farquhar, and Desroches. Languages: Creole, English, and French. Religion: Roman Catholic majority. Currency: rupee. Capital: Victoria. Pop: 90 846 (2013 est). Area: 455 sq km (176 sq miles)
noun, plural Seychellois [sey-shel-wahz, -wah, -shuh l-] /ˌseɪ ʃɛlˈwɑz, -ˈwɑ, -ʃəl-/ (Show IPA) 1. a native or inhabitant of Seychelles. adjective 2. of or noting Seychelles.
[sahy-fert, see-] /ˈsaɪ fərt, ˈsi-/ noun, Astronomy. 1. one of a group of spiral galaxies with compact, bright nuclei having characteristically broad emission lines suggestive of very hot gases in violent motion at the center. Seyfert galaxy /ˈsaɪfət/ noun 1. any of a class of spiral galaxies having a very bright nucleus, possibly corresponding to […]
noun 1. Adana. 2. a river in S central Turkey, flowing S from the Anatolia plateau to the Mediterranean Sea. 748 miles (1204 km) long. noun 1. another name for Adana
noun 1. Jane, c1510–37, third wife of Henry VIII of England and mother of Edward VI. 2. a city in S Indiana. 3. a town in S Connecticut. 4. a male given name. noun 1. Jane. ?1509–37, third wife of Henry VIII of England; mother of Edward VI