stron|gyl


stron|gyl
stron|gyle or stron|gyl «STRON juhl», noun.
any one of a group of roundworms, many of which are disease-producing parasites, as in men or horses.
[< New Latin Strongylus the genus name < Greek strongýlos round < stránx, strangós drop (of liquid)]

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  • stron|gyle — or stron|gyl «STRON juhl», noun. any one of a group of roundworms, many of which are disease producing parasites, as in men or horses. ╂[< New Latin Strongylus the genus name < Greek strongýlos round < stránx, strangós drop (of liquid)] …   Useful english dictionary

  • stron — meta·stron·gyl·i·dae; stron·gyle; stron·gyl·i·dae; stron·gy·li·do·sis; stron·gyl·i·form; stron·gy·lin; stron·gy·li·na; stron·gy·lo·cen·trot·i·dae; stron·gy·lo·cen·tro·tus; stron·gy·loi·dea; stron·gy·loi·des; stron·gy·loi·di·a·sis;… …   English syllables

  • gyl — meta·stron·gyl·i·dae; pro·par·gyl; stron·gyl·i·dae; stron·gyl·i·form; trich·o·stron·gyl·i·dae; stron·gyl; …   English syllables

  • Gyl. — Gyl., bei Tiernamen Abkürzung für Leonhard Gyllenhall, geb. 1754, gest. 1842 als schwedischer Major zu Hölberg bei Skara in Schweden. Schrieb: »Insecta suecica« (Käfer, Stockh. 1808–28, 4 Bde.) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • gyl — Definition: West Semitic, to rejoice. Abigail, from Hebrew ɔăbîgayil, my father (is) joy, from *gayil, joy, akin to gîl, rejoicing, joy, from gāl, to rejoice (ɔăbî, my father; see b) …   The American Heritage dictionary of the English language

  • stron|gy|lo|sis — «STRON juh LOH sihs», noun. a disease due to the presence of strongyles in the organs and tissues …   Useful english dictionary

  • stron|ti|an|ite — «STRON shee uh nyt», noun. a mineral consisting of strontium carbonate, occurring in massive, fibrous forms and varying color from white to yellow and pale green. Formula: SrCO3 ╂[< strontian + ite1] …   Useful english dictionary

  • stron|ti|an — «STRON shee uhn, shuhn», noun. 1. = strontianite. (Cf. ↑strontianite) 2. = strontia. (Cf. ↑strontia) 3. = strontium. (Cf. ↑strontium) ╂[< Strontian, a parish in Argyllshire, Scotland, location of the lead mines where strontium was first found] …   Useful english dictionary

  • stron|ti|a — «STRON shee uh», noun. 1. a grayish white, amorphous powder resembling lime; strontium oxide: Formula: SrO 2. a colorless powder formed by treating strontium oxide with water; strontium hydroxide. Formula: Sr(OH)2 ╂[< …   Useful english dictionary

  • stron|tic — «STRON tihk», adjective. having to do with strontium …   Useful english dictionary


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