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Postmistress

ˈpəʊs(t)mɪstrəs

Meanings of Postmistress:

noun

A woman in charge of a post office.

Usage examples:

Many sub postmasters and postmistresses have pulled out because the recent changes to the payment o…

Meanings of Postmistresses:

noun

A woman in charge of a post office.

Usage examples:

Many sub postmasters and postmistresses have pulled out because the recent changes to the payment o…

Meanings of Postmortem:

adverb

An examination of a dead body to determine the cause of death.

Usage examples:

The hospital will want to carry out a post-mortem

Postmortems

pəʊs(t)ˈmɔːtəm

Meanings of Postmortems:

noun

An examination of a dead body to determine the cause of death.

Usage examples:

The hospital will want to carry out a post-mortem

Postmultiplied

ˌpəʊstˈmʌltɪplʌɪ

Meanings of Postmultiplied:

verb

Multiply (a vector, matrix, or element of a group) non-commutatively by a following factor.

Usage examples:

To test trait-specific effects, we need to introduce another matrix, t, which is used to postmultip…

Postmultiply

ˌpəʊstˈmʌltɪplʌɪ

Meanings of Postmultiply:

verb

Multiply (a vector, matrix, or element of a group) non-commutatively by a following factor.

Usage examples:

To test trait-specific effects, we need to introduce another matrix, t, which is used to postmultip…

Meanings of Postmultiplying:

verb

Multiply (a vector, matrix, or element of a group) non-commutatively by a following factor.

Usage examples:

To test trait-specific effects, we need to introduce another matrix, t, which is used to postmultip…

Meanings of Postnarial:

adjective

Situated behind or posterior to the nostrils (with reference to parts of the skull).

Meanings of Postnatal:

adjective

Relating to or denoting the period after childbirth.

Usage examples:

Postnatal care

Meanings of Postnatus:

noun

Chiefly in plural. a person born after a particular event; specifically in scotland, one born after the uniting of the scottish and english crowns (1603).

Meanings of Postnotum:

noun

The posterior part of the notum (dorsal skeleton) of a thoracic segment, when present as a distinct sclerotized region (usually regarded as intersegmental in origin).

Meanings of Postnotums:

noun

The posterior part of the notum (dorsal skeleton) of a thoracic segment, when present as a distinct sclerotized region (usually regarded as intersegmental in origin).

Meanings of Postnuptial:

adjective

Occurring in or relating to the period after marriage.

Usage examples:

Expect to see plenty of galliano's gowns at the postnuptial balls

Meanings of Postocular:

adjective

Situated behind the eye. opposed to preocular.

noun

In a snake or lizard: a scale situated immediately behind the eye.

Meanings of Postoffices:

noun

The public department or corporation responsible for postal services and (in some countries) telecommunications.

Meanings of Postolivary:

adjective

Situated behind the olivary body.

Postoperative

ˌpəʊstˈɒp.ər.ə.tɪv

Meanings of Postoperative:

adjective

During, relating to, or denoting the period following a surgical operation.

Usage examples:

Post-operative care

Meanings of Postoperatively:

adverb

Relating to the period of time following a surgical operation

Postorbital

pəʊstˈɔːbɪt(ə)l

Meanings of Postorbital:

adjective

Situated at the back of the orbit or eye socket, in particular denoting a process of the frontal bone which in some reptiles forms a separate bone.

Usage examples:

The postorbital process of the frontal bone is sharp.
noun

A postorbital bone.

Usage examples:

The capitate processes are small and visible through the supratemporal fenestrae dorsally, fitting …

Postpaid

pəʊs(t)ˈpeɪd

Meanings of Postpaid:

adjective

(of a letter or parcel) supplied with the postage already paid.

Usage examples:

Use the post-paid envelope provided

Meanings of Postpalatal:

adjective

Situated behind or posterior to the palate or the palatine bones. formerly specifically: †designating a pterygoid bone in certain vertebrates (obsolete).

noun

Any of the sounds produced by contact between a part of the tongue and the hard palate.

Meanings of Postpalatine:

adjective

= postpalatal .

noun

= postpalatal (now rare).

Meanings of Postparietal:

adjective

Posterior to a parietal structure; specifically designating either of a pair of bones behind the parietal bones in the skull of certain reptiles, amphibians, and fishes.

noun

A postparietal bone.

Postpartum

ˌpəʊstˈpɑː.təm

Meanings of Postpartum:

adjective

Following childbirth or the birth of young.

Usage examples:

The custom of post-partum abstinence

Meanings of Postpectoral:

adjective

Of, relating to, or attached to the posterior part of the lower surface of the thorax (the postpectus).

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