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i US English

The imaginary quantity equal to the square root of minus one

I1 US English

The ninth letter of the alphabet

I2 US English

Used by a speaker to refer to himself or herself

I3 US English

Independent

-i1 US English

Forming the plural:

-i2 US English

Forming adjectives from names of countries or regions in the Near or Middle East

-i- US English

A connecting vowel chiefly forming words ending in -ana, -ferous, -fic, -form, -fy, -gerous, -vorous

I New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

9th letter of the alphabet

i New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

square root of minus one

i in I1 US English

The ninth letter of the alphabet

iodine US English

The chemical element of atomic number 53, a nonmetallic element forming black crystals and a violet vapor

I in iodine US English

The chemical element of atomic number 53, a nonmetallic element forming black crystals and a violet vapor

one US English

The lowest cardinal number; half of two; 1

iodine New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

chemical element of atomic number 53

I. in I3 US English

Island(s) or Isle(s) (chiefly on maps)

i/c US English

(Especially in military contexts) in charge of

I'd US English

I would or I should

I'm US English

I am

I/O US English

Input-output

I. in fleur-de-lis US English

A European iris

CD-I US English

Compact disc (interactive)

I'll US English

I shall; I will

I'ma US English

I’m going to

I've US English

I have

I spy US English

A children’s game in which one player specifies the first letter of an object they can see, the other players then having to guess the identity of this object

Zog I US English

(1895–1961), Albanian statesman and ruler; prime minister 1922–24; president 1925–28; king 1928–39; full name Ahmed Bey Zogu. His autocratic rule resulted in relative political stability; he went into exile when the country was invaded by Italy in 1939

Zog I New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(1895–1961), king of Albania 1928–39; full name Ahmed Bey Zogu

Baha'i US English

A monotheistic religion founded in the 19th century as a development of Babism, emphasizing the essential oneness of humankind and of all religions and seeking world peace. The Baha’i faith was founded by the Persian Baha’ullah (1817–92) and his son Abdul Baha (1844–1921)

HTLV-I US English

T-cell lymphotrophic virus type I

I-beam US English

A girder that has the shape of an I when viewed in section

I-chun US English

Variant of Yichun.

i-mode US English

A proprietary technology that allows data to be transferred to and from Internet sites via cellular phones

I-Thou US English

(Of a personal relationship, especially one with God) formed by personal encounter

I know US English

I agree

I mean US English

Used to clarify or correct a statement or to introduce a justification or explanation

Omar I US English

(Circa 581–644), Muslim caliph 634–44. He conquered Syria, Palestine, and Egypt

Otto I US English

(912–73), king of the Germans 936–973, Holy Roman Emperor 962–973; known as Otto the Great. As king of the Germans he carried out a policy of eastward expansion, and as Holy Roman Emperor he established a presence in Italy to rival that of the papacy

I say! US English

Used to express surprise or to draw attention to a remark

Fuad I New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(1868–1936), sultan of Egypt 1917–22 and king 1922–36

I Ching US English

An ancient Chinese manual of divination based on eight symbolic trigrams and sixty-four hexagrams, interpreted in terms of the principles of yin and yang. It was included as one of the “five classics” of Confucianism

Louis I US English

(1326–82), king of Hungary 1342–82 and of Poland 1370–82; known as Louis the Great. Under his rule, Hungary became a powerful state; he fought two successful wars against Venice (1357–58; 1378–81), and the rulers of Serbia, Wallachia, Moldavia, and Bulgaria became his vassals

Osman I US English

(1259–1326), Turkish conqueror. He founded the Ottoman (Osmanli) dynasty and empire and assumed the title of emir in 1299


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