from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The 12th letter of the Greek alphabet. See Table at alphabet.
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- n. The 12th letter of the Modern Greek alphabet.
- n. The name of a mythical floating island.
- interj. Neither yes nor no.
- n. A unit of surface area, currently equivalent to 666 and 2/3 meters squared.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The 12th letter of the Greek alphabet (μ, Μ).
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The Greek letter
μ, corresponding to the English masculine
- n. The Greek letter M.
μ (μῦ, earlier μῶ), corresponding to the English M, m. See M and mem.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the 12th letter of the Greek alphabet
Your example of wordpress+mu is a tough one, since it is WordPressMU so the tag “should” be “wordpressmu”.
The question I have is if this is the end of politics as we know it, or are we just being fooled by the flash and dash of MoveOn, Meetup, the blogosphere, self publishers, and the thing that got everybody in mu worlds attention, a presidential campaign that broke all sorts of records in raising money from small donors?
Goofy cartoons of older men and women looking tacky and dumpy (thinking stereotypical Miami) in mu mu’s and oversized sunglasses
She stopped to buy a green mango cut like a flower and the vendor called her muñeca, doll, an endearment for petite women.
From the expansive vision gained by dying to his sense of separate selfhood, the man from the country suddenly beholds the blocked gate to the Law as what in truth it has always been, a non-barrier, or what Zen calls a mu-mon-kan or gateless gate.
The activation in the brain of chemical receptors, called mu-opioid receptors, appears to be involved in producing what is known as the “placebo effect,” according to a report in The Journal of Neuroscience.
Elementary particles known as mu-mesons, found in cosmic-ray showers, disinte - grate spontaneously, their average “proper lifetime”
Also, he spent a lot of time down on the crick flat looking for a mu, which is the same as a sneeze-duck, except for the parallel stripes.
Well, yes, there will be a bit for the lads if they really do begin to play the tune called mu-ti-nee.
Chung notices chubby white radishes called mu, something like daikon; slender red and green chili peppers; and unusual varieties of mushrooms.