irid


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irid

(ˈaɪrɪd)
n
(Plants) any of various plants of the Iridaceae family
References in classic literature ?
Her eyes, whose colour I had not at first known, so dim were they with repressed tears, so shadowed with ceaseless dejection, now, lit by a ray of the sunshine that cheered her heart, revealed irids of bright hazel--irids large and full, screened with long lashes; and pupils instinct with fire.
But her eyes - I must not forget those remarkable features, for therein her chief attraction lay - in outward aspect at least; - they were long and narrow in shape, the irids black, or very dark brown, the expression various, and ever changing, but always either preternaturally - I had almost said diabolically - wicked, or irresistibly bewitching - often both.
At the same time Invengo Information Technology will have the right to sell Scirocco's IRID products in China.
Working with IRID, we succeeded in developing a small robot with high level radiation resistance, and through its deployment we expect to get information that will support the advance of decommissioning.
The Japanese nuclear industry has established a group,called IRID (International Research Institute for Nuclear Decommissioning), for the sole purpose of seeking out key expertise from other countries.