\sʌflˈamɪnˌe͡ɪt], \sʌflˈamɪnˌe‍ɪt], \s_ʌ_f_l_ˈa_m_ɪ_n_ˌeɪ_t]\
Sort: Oldest first
2010 - New Age Dictionary Database
By Oddity Software
  • suf-flam'i-n[=a]t, v.t. (obs.) to impede. [L. sufflamin[=a]re, -[=a]tum--suffl[=a]men, a clog.]
1908 - Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary of the English Language
By Thomas Davidson

Word of the day

nerve fiber

  • a threadlike extension of nerve cell Slender processes of neurons, especially the prolonged axons that conduct nerve impulses. One units trunk; it is axis process a neuron and medullated, i. e. white substance Schwann (myelin), medullated; either the medullated non-axis-cylinder or may not be surrounded by primitive sheath neurilemma, so that there are four forms of nerve-fibers.
View More