manus manus  /ˈmeɪ nɪs/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. No Freudiosyncracy; just a lapsus manus.
  2. When Emperor Ro-manus Diogenes and his huge force of 60,000 men were beaten by treachery at Manzikert in 1071, confusion became the real ruler of the Empire.

News

  • Manus steps down at ROC

    Patti Manus will step down as CEO of Rainbow of Challenges at the end of the month, but will assume a new mantle with the organization as Director of Advancement, the ROC announced Wednesday.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Hope Star

Quotes

  • "The closing of Nauru and Manus Island, because there are no longer people in those stations, is a decision that the government has made," Mr Pyne said on Channel 10. "The Opposition is prepared to wear that, but not if it starts to lead to a...
    on Feb 23, 2008 By: Christopher Pyne Source: NEWS.com.au

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