nova
I. noun (plural novas or novae) Etymology: New Latin, feminine of Latin novus new Date: 1927 a star that suddenly increases its light output tremendously and then fades away to its former obscurity in a few months or years • novalike adjective II. noun Usage: often capitalized Etymology: short for Nova Scotia salmon Date: 1964 cured and smoked salmon; especially salmon that has been cured in a mixture of salt and sugar and smoked at a low temperature

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  • nova — nova …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • Nova — (lateinisch novus „neu“, Plural novae) bezeichnet: Nova (Sternzeichen), neunter Stern Nova (Stern), eine astronomische Erscheinung Nova (Rakete), ein amerikanisches Raketenprojekt Neue Universität Lissabon, eine portugiesische Universität Nova… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Nova+ — Launched 18 October 2004 Closed 31 December 2008 Owned by Nova Television Country …   Wikipedia

  • nova — [ nɔva ], plur. novæ [ nɔve ] n. f. • fin XIXe; fém. de l adj. lat. novus « nouveau » ♦ Astron. Étoile dont l éclat peut s accroître brusquement, avant de s éteindre lentement et définitivement ou de subir une nouvelle éruption. ⊗ HOM. Nover. ●… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Nova — может означать: Nova (песня The Sound of Arrows) Nova (телесериал) Nova (лазер) Nova (журнал) Nova (группа) Nova (альбом Atargatis) Nova (серия компьютеров) См. также Chevrolet Nova Nova Bus TV Nova …   Википедия

  • novă — NÓVĂ, nove, s.f. Stea variabilă a cărei strălucire creşte puternic şi relativ brusc, pentru a reveni apoi treptat la strălucirea iniţială. – Din fr. nova. Trimis de ana zecheru, 02.06.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  nóvă s. f., g. d. art. nóvei; pl. nóve… …   Dicționar Român

  • Nõva — Wappen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Nõva — may refer to several places in Estonia: Nõva Parish, municipality in Lääne County Nõva, Lääne County, village in Nõva Parish, Lääne County Nõva, Jõgeva County, village in Pala Parish, Jõgeva County See also Nova (disambiguation) This disamb …   Wikipedia

  • nova — NOVÁ, novez, vb. I. tranz. (jur.) A face, a încheia o novaţie (1). – Din fr. nover, lat. novare. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  nová vb., ind. prez. 1 …   Dicționar Român

  • Nova — No va (n[=o] v[.a]), n.; pl. L. {Novae} (n[=o] v[=e]), E. {Novas} (n[=o] v[.a]z). [L., fem. sing. of novus new.] (Astron.) A star which suddenly increases in brightness thousands of times, then fades back to near its original intensity. It may… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nova — (Del lat. nova, nueva). f. Astr. estrella nova …   Diccionario de la lengua española

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