an office or position requiring little or no work, especially one yielding profitable returns.
an ecclesiastical benefice without cure of souls.
a paid office or post involving minimal duties
a Church benefice to which no spiritual or pastoral charge is attached
noun, Mathematics. 1. a curve described by the equation y = sin x, the ordinate being equal to the sine of the abscissa. noun 1. a curve of the equation y = sin x Also called sinusoid
adverb 1. without fixing a day for future action or meeting: The assembly adjourned sine die. adverb, adjective 1. without a day fixed: an adjournment sine die
Pharmacology, Trademark. 1. a brand name for a tablet preparation used in the symptomatic treatment of parkinsonism.
adverb, Law. 1. without offspring or progeny: to die sine prole. adjective, adverb 1. (law) without issue (esp in the phrase demisit sine prole (died without issue))