noun, Classical Mythology.
a sunless abyss, below Hades, in which Zeus imprisoned the Titans.
a place in Hades for the punishment of the wicked.
noun (Greek myth)
an abyss under Hades where the Titans were imprisoned
a part of Hades reserved for evildoers
the underworld; Hades
a primordial god who became the father of the monster Typhon
noun 1. the historical name of a region of indefinite extent in E Europe and Asia: designates the area overrun by the Tartars in the Middle Ages, from the Dnieper River to the Pacific. noun 1. a variant spelling of Tatary
- Tart cell
tart cell n. A granulocyte that has engulfed the nucleus of another cell, the structure of which is still well preserved. This type of ingested nucleus, especially as found as an artifact in lupus erythematosus cell preparations.
- Tarte tatin
noun a French dessert of caramelized upside-down apple tart Examples Serve tarte Tatin lukewarm with vanilla ice cream, heavy cream or whipped cream. Word Origin c. 1931, created by the Tatin sisters, hoteliers of Loir de Cher, France Usage Note cooking
noun 1. a fancy French open-faced sandwich topped with spreadable ingredients. 2. a piece of bread spread with butter, jam, etc. noun 1. an open sandwich, esp one with a rich or elaborate topping