noun (pl) -lin (-lin)
(Judaism) another name for phylactery (sense 1)
plural noun, Judaism. 1. the phylacteries.
1. teaching English as a foreign language. noun acronym 1. Teaching (of) English as a Foreign Language TEFL teaching English as a foreign language
Trademark. 1. a fluorocarbon polymer with slippery, nonsticking properties; polytetrafluoroethylene. adjective 2. characterized by imperviousness to blame or criticism: a Teflon politician. noun 1. trademark polytetrafluoroethylene, when used in nonstick cooking vessels adjective 2. (facetious) denoting the ability to evade blame: the Teflon president adjective untouched by scandal despite evidence of being involved Examples Reagan […]
teflurane tef·lu·rane (těf’lə-rān’) n. A general anesthetic having moderate potency, administered by inhalation.