HyperDic: whitehead

English > 2 senses of the word Whitehead / whitehead:
NOUNperson Whitehead, Alfred North WhiteheadEnglish philosopher and mathematician who collaborated with Bertrand Russell (1861-1947)
bodywhitehead, miliuma small whitish / whitish lump in the skin due to a clogged sebaceous gland
Whitehead / whitehead > pronunciation
Soundshhway'thheh.d; way'thheh.d
Rhymesabed ... zed: 93 rhymes with ehd...
English > Whitehead: 2 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningEnglish philosopher and mathematician who collaborated with Bertrand Russell (1861-1947).
SynonymAlfred North Whitehead
Instance ofmathematicianA person skilled in mathematics
philosopherA specialist in philosophy
SpanishAlfred North Whitehead, Whitehead
CatalanAlfred North Whitehead, Whitehead
English > whitehead: 2 senses > noun 2, body
MeaningA small whitish / whitish lump in the skin due to a clogged sebaceous gland.
Synonymmilium
Part ofskin, tegument, cutisA natural protective body covering and site of the sense of touch
Broaderblemish, defect, marA mark or flaw that spoils the appearance of something (especially on a person's body)

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