meridian meridian  /mə ˈrɪ di ən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the highest level or degree attainable; the highest stage of development
  2. (n) a town in eastern Mississippi
  3. (n) an imaginary great circle on the surface of the earth passing through the north and south poles at right angles to the equator
  4. (adj) of or happening at noon
  5. (adj) being at the best stage of development

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Goodheart believes that muscles and organs are linked by the same invisible neuropathways and meridian lines tweaked by acupuncturists.
  2. Bowman first suggested the 26th meridian, which would still leave Iceland in Europe's hemisphere.
  3. Midnight passed, dawn broke, the sun touched meridian.

News

  1. Meridian IT Partners with West IP Communications to Provide Hosted and Cloud-Based Unified Communications Solutions

    The partnership will enable Meridian IT Inc. to help their customers to deploy applications more quickly regardless of geographic or operational diversity, therefore reducing operational overhead, enabling greater focus on core IT strategy and planning. (PRWeb June 27, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10659797.htm
    on June 27, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Meridian girls dominate State Games, win gold

    The Meridian girls' soccer team has worked hard to get to where it is — at the top of the local high school soccer world after winning the gold medal in the State Games high school soccer tournament on Tuesday.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: The Meridian Star

  3. Meridian School Board votes to revoke North Star's charter

    Meridian trustees say the school didn’t do enough to ensure stable finances.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: The Idaho Statesman

Quotes

  1. "We've showed that renewable energy is not just good for the environment, it can be good for business too. While some people think that sustainability is just a fashion, Meridian has been walking the talk for nearly nine years now," Dr Turner said.
    on Nov 11, 2007 By: Keith Turner Source: Stuff.co.nz

  2. "San Antonio is aggressively working to expand its solar energy profile to meet the energy needs of the future. We are excited that contractors like Meridian Solar have recognized the growing demand for renewable sources of energy in our city,"...
    on Sep 15, 2009 By: Julian Castro Source: Reuters

  3. "We greatly value this opportunity with NEW, which has brought jobs to hundreds of hard-working people in Meridian at a time when many companies are laying off employees," Gov. Haley Barbour said in a news release. "The opening of this call...
    on Mar 12, 2009 By: Haley Barbour Source: Jackson Clarion Ledger

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