Antemeridian An`te*me*rid"i*an, a. [L. antemeridianus; ante + meridianus belonging to midday or noon. See {Meridian}.] Being before noon; in or pertaining to the forenoon. (Abbrev. a. m.) [1913 Webster]

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  • antemeridian — ANTEMERIDIÁN, Ă, antimeridiani, e, adj. De dinainte de amiază, de dimineaţă. [pr.: di an – Scris şi: (prescurtat) a.m.] – Din lat. antemeridianus. Trimis de ana zecheru, 11.01.2008. Sursa: DEX 98  Antemeridian ≠ postmeridian Trimis de siveco, 03 …   Dicționar Român

  • antemeridian — [an΄tē mə rid′ē ən, an΄timə rid′ē ən] adj. [L antemeridianus < ante , before + meridianus, of midday: see MERIDIAN] before noon; of or in the forenoon [an antemeridian repast] …   English World dictionary

  • antemeridian — /an tee meuh rid ee euhn/, adj. 1. occurring before noon. 2. of or pertaining to the forenoon. [1650 60; ANTE + MERIDIAN] * * * …   Universalium

  • antemeridian — adjective Of or relating to morning; that happens in the morning …   Wiktionary

  • antemeridián — adj. m. (sil. di an), pl. antemeridiáni; f. sg. antemeridiánã, pl. antemeridiáne; abr. a.m …   Romanian orthography

  • antemeridian — adj. before noon; in the morning; pertaining to the morning …   English contemporary dictionary

  • antemeridian — an·te·me·rid·i·an …   English syllables

  • antemeridian — an•te•me•rid•i•an [[t]ˌæn ti məˈrɪd i ən[/t]] adj. 1) occurring before noon 2) of or pertaining to the forenoon • Etymology: 1650–60 …   From formal English to slang

  • antemeridian —   a. in the morning …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • antemeridian — adjective before noon • Ant: ↑postmeridian • Similar to: ↑ante meridiem, ↑a.m. • Attrubites: ↑clock time, ↑time …   Useful english dictionary

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