Yahoo Web Search

  1. About 12 search results

  1. CBD is a single compound in the cannabis plant, and marijuana is a type of cannabis plant or plant material that contains many naturally occurring compounds, including CBD and THC.

  2. en.wikipedia.org › wiki › InsectInsect - Wikipedia

    The Latin word was introduced by Pliny the Elder who calqued the Ancient Greek word ἔντομον éntomon "insect" (as in entomology) from ἔντομος éntomos "cut into sections" or "cut in pieces"; éntomon was Aristotle's term for this class of life, also in reference to their "notched" bodies.

  3. Terminology. The general term císhū (辭書, "lexicographic books") semantically encompasses "dictionary; lexicon; encyclopedia; glossary". The Chinese language has two words for dictionary: zidian (character/logograph dictionary) for written forms, that is, Chinese characters, and cidian (word/phrase dictionary), for spoken forms.

  4. Obsolete metric prefixes. Some of the prefixes formerly used in the metric system have fallen into disuse and were not adopted into the SI. The decimal prefix for ten thousand, myria-(sometimes spelled myrio-), and the prefixes double-(2×) and demi-(1 / 2 ×) were parts of the original metric system adopted by France in 1795, but were not retained when the SI prefixes were internationally ...

  5. en.wikipedia.org › wiki › PortmanteauPortmanteau - Wikipedia

    A portmanteau also differs from a compound, which does not involve the truncation of parts of the stems of the blended words. For instance, starfish is a compound, not a portmanteau, of star and fish, as it includes both words in full. If it were called a "stish" or a "starsh", it would be a portmanteau.

  6. en.wikipedia.org › wiki › CarCar - Wikipedia

    The English word car is believed to originate from Latin carrus / carrum "wheeled vehicle" or (via Old North French) Middle English carre "two-wheeled cart", both of which in turn derive from Gaulish karros "chariot". It originally referred to any wheeled horse-drawn vehicle, such as a cart, carriage, or wagon.

  7. en.wikipedia.org › wiki › PunPun - Wikipedia

    Compound puns may also combine two phrases that share a word. For example, "Where do mathematicians go on weekends? To a Möbius strip club!" puns on the terms Möbius strip and strip club. Recursive. A recursive pun is one in which the second aspect of a pun relies on the understanding of an element in the first.

  1. People also search for