French press

(redirected from Melior)
Also found in: Legal.

French press

n.
A coffeemaker with a cylindrical carafe and a plunger that is used to push the ground beans to the bottom of the carafe after the coffee has been brewed.
References in classic literature ?
It destroys likewise magnanimity, and the raising of human nature; for take an example of a dog, and mark what a generosity and courage he will put on, when he finds himself maintained by a man; who to him is instead of a God, or melior natura; which courage is manifestly such, as that creature, without that confidence of a better nature than his own, could never attain.
Mr Buttenshaw has been a director of Melior for the past 3 years and is a Managing Director at Pala Investments, Melior's largest shareholder.
A proprietary black pigment for plastics, coatings, and adhesives has been developed by PicOnyx, a unit of Houston-based Melior Innovations, a materials technology company.
Among the titles are Wedding Ode in Honor of Stella and Violentilla, the Tree of Atedius Melior, the Hercules at Surrentum, Ode to Septimius Severus, and Lament for His Father.
The faculty teaching our honors courses understand the program's motto: non magis, sed melior.
7) Paterculus, certainly a witness not to be questioned on this subject, as he would as far as possible avoid saying anything that might be displeasing to the Caesarean family, says "Fuit autem dux Cassius melior, quanto vir Brutus; Equibus Brutum amicum babero malles, unimicum magis timers Cassium.
M2 EQUITYBITES-June 12, 2015-United States Patent and Trademark Office grants Melior Discovery patent for Parkinson's disease candidate MLR-1019
M2 PHARMA-June 12, 2015-United States Patent and Trademark Office grants Melior Discovery patent for Parkinson's disease candidate MLR-1019
is a postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Pharmacology/Toxicology at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), Richmond, Virginia, and director of behavioral pharmacology at Melior Discovery, Exton, Pennsylvania.
In both texts which will be discussed here, there is a woman who is considered by others as somehow out of the ordinary--Saint Agnes is a beautiful, pure virgin accused of witchcraft, and Melior is a princess with magical, yet as she herself acknowledges godly, abilities, whose power is taken away from her.
quin tu igitur, summa nequiquam pelle decorus, ante diem blando caudam iactare popello desinis, Anticyras melior sorbere meracas?