Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A flat-topped submarine mountain.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A flat-topped seamount.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a seamount of volcanic origin (especially in the Pacific Ocean)

Etymologies

After Arnold Henri Guyot (1807-1884), Swiss-born American geologist and geographer.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Named for Swiss geologist Arnold Henry Guyot (1807-1884). (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • And guyot, since you're such a Bruce Lee fan, look for Justin Lin's upcoming dark comedy, "Finishing the Game," about the making of Lee's last movie after his untimely death.

    Map Quest

  • Very nice! p.s. I thought guyot was also going to be in that photo but I was wrong.

    Neil Nyren -- No Longer a Man of Mystery

  • In my head-pounding state, I misread that you were going to lend me a dress, guyot!

    Independents Falling: Correction or Foreshadowing?

  • I'm glad that Alex and guyot took first crack at your question, Mike.

    And the Award Goes too...

  • I'm not smart enough to really answer your questin, guyot, because I write (and perhaps even read) intuitively and not analytically.

    What's your point?

  • So I'm all for the independent press, but like guyot says, make sure to research the financial viability of the publisher and have a lawyer/agent look over your contract.

    The Sexy, Sexy Indy Press

  • October 11, 2007 at 10: 41 AM guyot, I've heard Simon is the love child of Jim Clark and a Time Lord.

    Fun Facts!

  • A career was born. guyot on December 05, 2006 | Permalink

    December 2006

  • Whether they be state-of-the-art like Cerritos or more low-tech as guyot described, there's something intoxicating about all those books, both new and old, gathered in one place.

    L.A. MIX PROFILE: Librarian Padmini Prabhakar

  • The vineyards have a density of over 4,000 plants per hectare, and were planted between 1996 and 1999, free of root stock and raised with the guyot method.

    CellarTracker Tasting Notes (all notes)

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