[ nahyn-spot ]
/ ˈnaɪnˌspɒt /
a playing card the face of which bears nine pips.
Solving the Mystery Of Babbling Baby Talk“Baby needa burpie?! Yeees?? [burp] Oh! WHOOOZa good baby? YOU are! Yeeesssssyouare!” Whether you find this adorable or aggravating, gaggles of parents around the world speak to their infants in singsong “goos” and “gahs.” The style has diverse names, from baby talk and motherese (but what about Dad?) to the neutral and more official-sounding child- or infant- directed speech. Whatever you choose to call it, …
What’s The Difference: Average, Mean, Median, And ModeAs you probably know the terms average, mean, median, and mode are commonly confused with one another because they all describe ways to talk about sets of numbers.
- nine plus zero array,
- nine worthies,
- nine-banded armadillo,
- nine-days wonder,
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Examples from the Web for nine-spot
Claw stayed, the next man folded, and Brent, who showed a seven and a nine-spot raised a thousand.Snowdrift|James B. Hendryx