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Definition of the adjective Ammonian

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  1. [mineralogy] Describing minerals that contain ammonium cations

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Google previewA Tennyson Dictionary (1967)

The Characters and Place-names Contained in the Poetical and Dramatic Works of the Poet, Alphabetically Arranged and Described with Synopses of the Poems and Plays by Arthur E. Baker

AMMONIAN OASIS. Gliding with equal crowns two serpents led Joyful to that palm-planted fountain-fed Ammonian Oasis in the waste. Refers to Alexander's visit to the famous temple of Jupiter Ammon in the Libyan desert. Alexander.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica, Or a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature (1810)

Ammonian ficiency, some suspect there never was any such thing: | Ammo nites. But this suspicion is removed, by the large quantities of a salt, nearly of the same nature, thrown out by !-v- Mount AEtna. Amorites possessed it. under no ...

Google previewLexicon to the English Poetical Works of John Milton (1907)

by Laura Emma Lockwood

Ammonian, ••'• Ammonian Jov Jupiter Ammon as the repute father of Alexander the (ireat : 1 L. ix. 508. See the preceding. Ammonite, 16. collect, the nation < Argent] 21 [Arm suggestive oj Sicily, the land ...

Google previewHastings' Dictionary of the Bible (2015)

by Hastings, James

and therefore known asthe 'Ammonian Sections.'These aremuch shorter thanour chapters.

Google previewA Dictionary of English Phrases (1922)

Phraseological Allusions, Catchwords, Stereotyped Modes of Speech and Metaphors, Nicknames, Sobriquets, Derivations from Personal Names, Etc., with Explanations and Thousands of Exact References to Their Sources Or Early Usage by Albert Montefiore Hyamson

Ammonian] [Anathema Ammonian born. The : the cornucopia or horn of plenty. Orig., a tract of very fertile land, in the shape of a ram's horn, given by Amnion, king of Libya, to Amalthea, the mother of Bacchus. Amnesty oath, The : the oath ...

Google previewA Church Dictionary (1887)

A Practical Manual of Reference for Clergymen and Students by Walter Farquhar Hook

ANABAPTISTS AMMONIAN 33 human law, as well as all forms of religious discipline, unnecessary. The practical results of these doctrines were attempts of the fiercest and wildest kind to overthrow all existing institutions in order to set up, ...

Google previewThe Catholic Encyclopedia (1912)

An International Work of Reference on the Constitution, Doctrine, Discipline, and History of the Catholic Church by Andrew Alphonsus MacErlean

In the Vatican Codex we find neither the Ammonian Sections nor the Eusebian Canons (q. v.).

Google previewChamber's Condensed Encyclopedia (1895)

A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People ... by D. T. Stuart

AMMONIAN AMPHIBIOLTTE soluble in water and spirit of wine, and is used in medicine for plasters. Ammonian, am-mö'ni-an. Relating to Ammonius, surnamed Saccas, of Alexandria, who flourished at the end of the 2d century, and was the ...

Google previewThe New American Encyclopaedia (1872)

A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge

is briefly this : The Ammonian sections were a product of the 3d century, and the Eusebian canons of the 4th, while the interpolation of the doxology is of a still later date. But all these ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia ... (1830)

by Sir David Brewster

These, when erected upon elevated situations, were called lith; and the long- lived Tith-onus was literally an Ammonian lighthouse. The fire tower called Thith- is, was sacred to Thetis the goddess of the sea. The arrows of Apollo, thrown with ...

Google previewThe New American Cyclopaedia: a Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge (1863)

by George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana

is briefly this : The Ammonian sections were a product of the 3d century, and the Eusebian canons of the 4th, while the interpolation of the doxology is of a still later date. But all these ...

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Scrabble value of A1M3M3O1N1I1A1N1

The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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