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Meaning of CATENA

Pronunciation:  ku'teenu

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a chain of connected ideas or passages or objects so arranged that each member is closely related to the preceding and following members (especially a series of patristic comments elucidating Christian dogma)
 

CATENA is a 6 letter word that starts with C.

 

 See Also: chain, concatenation

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ca*te"na\, n.; pl. {Catene}. [L., a chain.]
A chain or series of things connected with each other.

      I have . . . in no case sought to construct those
      caten[ae] of games, which it seems now the fashion of
      commentators to link together.           --C. J.
                                               Ellicott.

 

 

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