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Chorion
Chorion Cho"ri*on, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ?.] 1. (Anat.) (a) The outer membrane which invests the fetus in the womb; also, the similar membrane investing many ova at certain stages of development. (b) The true skin, or cutis. 2. (Bot.) The outer membrane of seeds of plants.
Historionomer
Historionomer His*to`ri*on"o*mer, n. [Gr. ? history + ? to distribute.] One versed in the phenomena of history and the laws controlling them. And historionomers will have measured accurately the sidereal years of races. --Lowell.
Morion
Morion Mo"ri*on, n. [F. morion, Sp. morrion; cf. Sp. morra the upper part of the head, morro anything that is round.] A kind of open helmet, without visor or beaver, and somewhat resembling a hat. A battered morion on his brow. --Sir W. Scott.
Morion
Morion Mo"ri*on, n. [G.] (Min.) A dark variety of smoky quartz.

Meaning of Orion from wikipedia

- Orion (/əˈraɪən/) may refer to: Orion (constellation), named after the mythical hunter Orion (mythology), a hunter in Gr**** mythology Orion (spacecraft)...
- The Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle (Orion MPCV) is a cl**** of partially reusable space capsule planned to be used after 2021 in NASA's human spaceflight...
- distinctive pattern of Orion is recognized in numerous cultures around the world, and many myths are ****ociated with it. Orion is used as a symbol in...
- In Gr**** mythology, Orion (/əˈraɪən/; Ancient Gr****: Ὠρίων or Ὠαρίων; Latin: Orion) was a giant huntsman whom Zeus (or perhaps Artemis) placed among the...
- Orion is a fictional superhero that appears in comic books published by DC Comics. Orion first appeared in New Gods #1 (February 1971), and was created...
- Orion Pictures, legal name Orion Releasing LLC, is an American motion picture producer owned by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. In its original operating period,...
- Older texts frequently refer to the Orion Nebula as the Great Nebula in Orion or the Great Orion Nebula. The Orion Nebula is one of the most scrutinized...
- Project Orion may refer to: Project Orion (nuclear propulsion), a study for a nuclear-powered spacecraft Orion (laser), built in the UK to research thermonuclear...
- name, the Orion–Cygnus Arm, as well as Local Arm, Orion Bridge, and formerly, the Local Spur and Orion Spur. The arm is named for the Orion Constellation...
- Ore is natural rock or sediment that contains one or more valuable minerals, typically metals, that can be mined, treated and sold at a profit. Ore is...
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