Definition of Hiatus. Meaning of Hiatus. Synonyms of Hiatus

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Definition of Hiatus

Hiatus
Hiatus Hi*a"tus, n.; pl. L. Hiatus, E. Hiatuses. [L., fr. hiare, hiatum, to gape; akin to E. yawn. See Yawn.] 1. An opening; an aperture; a gap; a chasm; esp., a defect in a manuscript, where some part is lost or effaced; a space where something is wanting; a break. 2. (Gram.) The concurrence of two vowels in two successive words or syllables. --Pope.
Hiatus
Hiatus Hi*a"tus, n.; pl. L. Hiatus, E. Hiatuses. [L., fr. hiare, hiatum, to gape; akin to E. yawn. See Yawn.] 1. An opening; an aperture; a gap; a chasm; esp., a defect in a manuscript, where some part is lost or effaced; a space where something is wanting; a break. 2. (Gram.) The concurrence of two vowels in two successive words or syllables. --Pope.

Meaning of Hiatus from wikipedia

- Hiatus may refer to: Hiatus (linguistics), the lack of a consonant separating two vowels in separate syllables Hiatus (television), a break of several...
- Hiatus Kaiyote (/haɪˈeɪtəs keɪˈjoʊti/) is an Australian jazz/funk band formed in Melbourne in 2011, made up of singer/guitarist Nai Palm, b****ist Paul...
- The Hiatus is a ****anese rock supergroup formed by Takeshi Hosomi, lead vocalist of Ellegarden. Takeshi Hosomi (細美 武士, Hosomi Takeshi) – vocals, guitar...
- The aortic hiatus is a hole in the diaphragm. It is the lowest and most posterior of the large apertures. It is located approximately at the level of the...
- In United States network television programming, a hiatus is a break of several w****s, months or years in the normal broadcast programming of a television...
- The semilunar hiatus or hiatus semilunaris, is a crescent-shaped groove in the lateral wall of the nasal cavity just inferior to the ethmoid bulla. It...
- In human anatomy, the esophageal hiatus is an opening in the diaphragm through which the esophagus and the vagus nerve p****. It is located in the right...
- inferior end of the uncinate process of ethmoid bone, is the maxillary hiatus (or ostium maxillare, or maxillary sinus ostium, or maxillary ostium, or...
- In human anatomy, the adductor hiatus also known as hiatus magnus is a hiatus (gap) between the adductor magnus muscle and the femur that allows the p****age...
- In phonology, hiatus, diaeresis (/daɪˈɛrəsəs, -ˈɪər-/), or dieresis describes the occurrence of two separate vowel sounds in adjacent syllables with no...