the largest of the Canary Islands, off the NW Coast of Africa. 794 sq. mi. (2055 sq. km). .
Capital: Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
[pee-koh dey;; Spanish pee-kaw th e] /ˈpi koʊ deɪ;; Spanish ˈpi kɔ ðɛ/ (Show IPA), Teide, Pico de.
a Spanish island in the Atlantic, off the NW coast of Africa: the largest of the Canary Islands; volcanic and mountainous; tourism and agriculture. Capital: Santa Cruz. Pop: 778 071 (2002 est). Area: 2058 sq km (795 sq miles)
tenesmic te·nes·mic (tə-něz’mĭk) adj. Relating to, marked by, or affected with tenesmus.
noun, Pathology. 1. a straining to urinate or defecate, without the ability to do so. noun 1. (pathol) an ineffective painful straining to empty the bowels in response to the sensation of a desire to defecate, without producing a significant quantity of faeces tenesmus te·nes·mus (tə-něz’məs) n. A painful spasm of the anal sphincter accompanied […]
noun 1. any opinion, principle, doctrine, dogma, etc., especially one held as true by members of a profession, group, or movement. noun 1. a belief, opinion, or dogma
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The interface between two networks that cannot be directly connected for security reasons; refers to the practice of placing two terminals side by side and having an operator read from one and type into the other. [Jargon File]