justinian

Justinian


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. Byzantine emperor who held the eastern frontier of his empire against the Persians; codified Roman law in 529; his general Belisarius regained North Africa and Spain (483-565) (context:person)

justinian

jutting

Jutting


– definition :

  • (adjective)
    1. extending out above or beyond a surface or boundary (context:all)
  • (noun)
    1. the act of projecting out from something (context:act)


– Sample : “jutting”

  • a pile of boards sticking over the end of his truck
  • his protruding ribs
  • massive projected buttresses
  • the jutting limb of a tree
jutting

justinian code

Justinian code


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. the legal code of ancient Rome; codified under Justinian; the basis for many modern systems of civil law (context:communication)

justinian code

juvenal

Juvenal


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. Roman satirist who denounced the vice and folly of Roman society during the reign of the emperor Domitian (60-140) (context:person)

juvenal

justinian i

Justinian i


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. Byzantine emperor who held the eastern frontier of his empire against the Persians; codified Roman law in 529; his general Belisarius regained North Africa and Spain (483-565) (context:person)

justinian i

juvenile-onset diabetes

Juvenile-onset diabetes


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. severe diabetes mellitus with an early onset; characterized by polyuria and excessive thirst and increased appetite and weight loss and episodic ketoacidosis; diet and insulin injections are required to control the disease (context:state)

juvenile-onset diabetes

justinian the great

Justinian the great


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. Byzantine emperor who held the eastern frontier of his empire against the Persians; codified Roman law in 529; his general Belisarius regained North Africa and Spain (483-565) (context:person)

justinian the great