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Definition of the noun eminence
What does eminence mean as a name of something?
noun - plural:
- eminence: eminences
- Eminence: Eminences
- high status importance owing to marked superiority
- a protuberance on a bone especially for attachment of a muscle or ligament
- lexical domain: Body Parts - nouns denoting body parts
- synonyms of eminence: tubercle / tuberosity
- more generic words: appendage / outgrowth / process = a natural prolongation or projection from a part of an organism either animal or plant
- more specific terms: deltoid tuberosity / deltoid eminence = a bump on the outside of the humerus where the deltoid muscle attaches
- Eminence is a city in Shannon County, Missouri, United States. The population was 600 at the time of the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Shannon County.
- Eminence is a 4th-class city in Henry County, Kentucky, in the United States. The population was 2,231 at the 2000 census. Eminence is the largest city in Henry County. Eminence is home to the loudspeaker manufacturing company, Eminence Speaker. Eminence is also home to The Highland Renaissance Festival, which runs from May through July; it also hosts a Celtic Fest in September.
- Eminence is an unincorporated community in Adams Township, Morgan County, Indiana.
There are other places with in their name, like Eminence Township.
Eminence is a musical group.
- albums: "Chaotic System", "Humanology", "Eminence", "The God of All Mistakes", "The Stalker"
- official website: www.eminence.com.br
Eminence is a record label.
"Eminence" is a musical EP of Eminence.
- released in (18 years ago)
"Eminence" is a book by Morris West.
- subjects: Clergy, Vatican City
Eminence is a super-yacht built in 2008 at the shipyard Abeking & Rasmussen. The interior and exterior design of Eminence was done by Reymond Langton Design Ltd.. The yacht has three sister-ships, Amaryllis, C2 and Titan.
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Gray's Anatomy Review (2009)
by Marios Loukas, R. Shane Tubbs, Peter H. Abrahams, Stephen W. Carmichael, Gene L. Colborn
The posterior intercondylar eminence is the location of origin of the posterior cruciate ligament. The intercondylar eminence is a bony protuberance on the tibial plateau to which the cruciate ligaments and menisci are attached.
by Duane E. Haines
The arcuate eminence is the elevation on the petrous portion of the temporal bone signifying the position of the underlying superior semicircular canal; the medial eminence is the elevation in the floor of the fourth ventricle along the midline ...
Sports Science Handbook: A-H (2005)
by Simon P. R. Jenkins
The hypothenar eminence is a group of muscles that act on the fifth (little) finger and comprises the abductor digiti minimi, jlexor digiti minimi brevis and opponens digiti minimi. It is less prominent than the thenar eminence and the fifth finger ...
Surgery of the Diencephalon (2012)
by Robert Holtzman
Direct trauma to the median eminence is a possibility. When a firm tumor is encountered, in perhaps 5% of these cases, resection is not often very successful from below. This is the time to stop and ...
Letters from Europe, comprising the journal of a tour through Ireland, England, Scotland, France, Italy, and Switzerland in the years 1825, '26,and '27 (1829)
by Nathaniel Hazeltine Carter
On the brow of the eminence is a fine area denominated Place Grande, planted with trees, and bordered ...
by J. W. Ward
Eminence Bruised. — Headache in the left ...
by Barbara Kerr
Runco See also Creativity, Definition; Eminence; Originality Further Readings Richards, R. (Ed.). (2007). Everyday creativity and new views of human nature: Psychological, social and spiritual perspectives. Washington, DC: American ...
by J.E. Roeckelein
measured psychological eminence - and provide a rankordered list of the 100 most eminent psychologists of the 20th century - using scores on three quantitative (e.g., citation frequency counts of names in psychological ...
Encyclopedia of Creativity (2011)
Sometimes the eminence criterion is also used to single out subjects for the control group. A good example is the approach taken by researchers at the Institute for Personality Assessment and Research at the University of California at ...
by William Safire
gray eminence A shadowy figure who exercises power through another; a manipulative adviser. Armand Jean du Plessis, duc de Richelieu, French statesman and cardinal, ...
by Elizabeth McLaren Kirkpatrick, C. M. Schwarz
[From the French Eminence Grise — 'the cardinal in grey' — the nickname given to Cardinal Richelieu's secretary and adviser, Pere Joseph, who was a Capuchin friar and wore a grey habit.] grief come to grief to be unsuccessful, suffer some ...
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- The Gray Eminence
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- Her Eminence's Domain
Stern and condescending
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- The Sun Sets on Eminence, KY
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- An Engineer of considerable eminence
Memorial to Edward Green at Wakefield Cathedral
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- EMINENCE H290 HORN TOP
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- Eminence Meaning
Video shows what eminence means. someone of high rank, reputation or social station. the quality or state of being eminent. prominence in a particular order or ...
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- Sholat Sunnah Tarawih (Pengertian dan Keutamaan)(The Meaning, Virtue, eminence)
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Quotes about Eminence
A plague on eminence! I hardly dare cross the street anymore without a convoy, and I am stared at wherever I go like an idiot member of a royal family or an animal in a zoo; and zoo animals have been known to die from stares. (Igor Stravinsky)
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Scrabble value of E1M3I1N1E1N1C3E1
The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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