from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An isolation play in which the fullback leads the tailback into the opposing defensive line

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An element in some words of Greek origin, meaning ‘equal.’
  • n. In the names of chemical compounds, used to imply ‘of equal or like formation’ or ‘isomeric,’ distinguishing a compound from one isomeric with it.


Shortened from isolation (Wiktionary)



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