1000
{adj: millenary} relating to or consisting of 1000
{adj: thousand, one thousand, 1000, m, k} denoting a quantity consisting of 1,000 items or units
{n: Chaldea, Chaldaea} an ancient region of Mesopotamia lying between the Euphrates delta and the Persian Gulf and the Arabian Desert; settled in 1000 BC and destroyed by the Persians in 539 BC; reached the height of its power under Nebuchadnezzar II
{n: David} (Old Testament) the 2nd king of the Israelites; as a young shepherd he fought Goliath (a giant Philistine warrior) and killed him by hitting him in the head with a stone flung from a sling; he united Israel with Jerusalem as its capital; many of the Psalms are attributed to David (circa 1000-962 BC)
{n: Grand Canal} an inland waterway 1000 miles long in eastern China; extends from Tianjin in the north to Hangzhou in the south
{n: Indo-European, Indo-European language, Indo-Hittite} the family of languages that by 1000 BC were spoken throughout Europe and in parts of southwestern and southern Asia
{n: Kunlun, Kunlan Shan, Kunlun Mountains, Kuenlun, Kuenlun Mountains} a mountain range in western China that extends eastward from the Indian border for 1000 miles
{n: Manichaeism, Manichaeanism} a religion founded by Manes the third century; a synthesis of Zoroastrian dualism between light and dark and Babylonian folklore and Buddhist ethics and superficial elements of Christianity; spread widely in the Roman Empire but had largely died out by 1000
{n: Rhodes, Rodhos} a Greek island in the southeast Aegean Sea 10 miles off the Turkish coast; the largest of the Dodecanese; it was colonized before 1000 BC by Dorians from Argos; site of the Colossus of Rhodes
{n: Roman numeral} a symbol in the old Roman notation; I,V,X,L,C,D,M represent 1,5,10,50,100,500,1000 respectively in Arabic notation
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{n: Romanesque, Romanesque architecture} a style of architecture developed in Italy and western Europe between the Roman and the Gothic styles after 1000 AD; characterized by round arches and vaults and by the substitution of piers for columns and profuse ornament and arcades
{n: birthrate, birth rate, fertility, fertility rate, natality} the ratio of live births in an area to the population of that area; expressed per 1000 population per year
{n: black marlin, Makaira mazara, Makaira marlina} large game fish in the Pacific Ocean; may reach 1000 pounds
{n: case-fatality proportion} the number of cases of a disease ending in death divided by the number of cases of the disease; usually expressed as a percentage or as the number of deaths per 1000 cases
{n: crime rate} the ratio of crimes in an area to the population of that area; expressed per 1000 population per year
{n: deathrate, death rate, mortality, mortality rate, fatality rate} the ratio of deaths in an area to the population of that area; expressed per 1000 per year
{n: kiloliter, kilolitre, cubic meter, cubic metre} a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 1000 liters
{n: kilometer, kilometre, km, klick} a metric unit of length equal to 1000 meters (or 0.621371 miles)
{n: kiloton} a measure of explosive power (of an atomic weapon) equal to that of 1000 tons of TNT
{n: kilovolt-ampere} a unit of electrical power equal to 1000 volt-amperes
{n: kilowatt hour, kW-hr, Board of Trade unit, B.T.U.} a unit of energy equal to the work done by a power of 1000 watts operating for one hour
{n: kilowatt, kW} a unit of power equal to 1000 watts
{n: medium wave} a radio wave with a wavelength between 100 and 1000 meters (a frequency between 300 kilohertz and 3000 kilohertz)
{n: metric ton, MT, tonne, t} a unit of weight equivalent to 1000 kilograms
{n: millennium, millenary} a span of 1000 years
{n: sone} a unit of perceived loudness equal to the loudness of a 1000-hertz tone at 40 dB above threshold
{n: sthene} a unit of force equal to 1000 newtons
{n: thousand, one thousand, 1000, M, K, chiliad, G, grand, thou, yard} the cardinal number that is the product of 10 and 100
{n: unit investment trust, unit trust} a regulated investment company consisting of professional managers who issue redeemable securities representing a portfolio of many different securities
"you can invest in a unit investment trust for as little as $1000"
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