isogone

Isogone


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. an imaginary line connecting points on the Earth’s surface where the magnetic declination is the same (context:location)

isogone

israel

Israel


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. an ancient kingdom of the Hebrew tribes at the southeastern end of the Mediterranean Sea; founded by Saul around 1025 BC and destroyed by the Assyrians in 721 BC (context:location)
    2. Jewish republic in southwestern Asia at eastern end of Mediterranean; formerly part of Palestine (context:location)

israel

iv

Iv


– definition :

  • (adjective)
    1. being one more than three (context:all)
  • (noun)
    1. administration of nutrients through a vein (context:act)
    2. the cardinal number that is the sum of three and one (context:quantity)

iv

ivry

Ivry


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. a battle (1590) in which the Huguenots under Henry IV defeated the Catholics under the duke of Mayenne (context:act)

ivry

isolationist

Isolationist


– definition :

  • (adjective)
    1. of or relating to isolationism (context:pert)
  • (noun)
    1. an advocate of isolationism in international affairs (context:person)

isolationist

isopyrum biternatum

Isopyrum biternatum


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. slender erect perennial of eastern North America having tuberous roots and pink-tinged white flowers; resembles meadow rue (context:plant)

isopyrum biternatum

issue

Issue


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. the act of providing an item for general use or for official purposes (usually in quantity) (context:act)
    2. the act of issuing printed materials (context:act)
    3. an opening that permits escape or release (context:artifact)
    4. some situation or event that is thought about (context:cognition)
    5. an important question that is in dispute and must be settled (context:cognition)
    6. one of a series published periodically (context:communication)
    7. the becoming visible (context:event)
    8. the immediate descendants of a person (context:person)
    9. a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon (context:phenomenon)
    10. the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property (context:possession)
    11. supplies (as food or clothing or ammunition) issued by the government (context:possession)
  • (verb)
    1. come out of (context:change)
    2. prepare and issue for public distribution or sale (context:communication)
    3. bring out an official document (such as a warrant) (context:communication)
    4. make out and issue (context:communication)
    5. circulate or distribute or equip with (context:social)


– Sample : “issue”

  • Please make the check out to me
  • The words seemed to come out by themselves
  • Water issued from the hole in the wall
  • a new issue of stamps
  • cut a ticket
  • he acted very wise after the event
  • he blocked the way out
  • he died without issue
  • he had been thinking about the subject for several years
  • he kept drifting off the topic
  • his decision had depressing consequences for business
  • issue a new uniform to the children
  • it is a matter for the police
  • not a day’s difference between the emergence of the andrenas and the opening of the willow catkins
  • politicians never discuss the real issues
  • publish a magazine or newspaper
  • she found an old issue of the magazine in her dentist’s waiting room
  • she was the mother of many offspring
  • supply blankets for the beds
  • the average return was about 5%
  • the canyon had only one issue
  • the issue could be settled by requiring public education for everyone
  • the last issue of penicillin was over a month ago
  • the magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise
  • write out a check
issue