Definitions for "Noma"
acute ulceration of the mucous membranes of the mouth or genitals; often seen in undernourished children
Noma (from Greek numein: to devour) also known as cancrum oris or gangrenous stomatitis, is a gangrenous disease leading to tissue destruction of the face, especially the mouth and cheek. The mucous membranes of the mouth develop ulcers, and rapid, painless tissue degeneration ensues, which can degrade tissues of the bones in the face The disease degrades the faces of children within days.
New Orleans Metropolitan Area. The New Orleans Metropolitan Area is defined as including seven parishes and two central cities: Jefferson, Orleans, Plaquemines, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. John the Baptist and St. Tammany Parishes; New Orleans and Slidell.
NOMA was an American company best known for making Christmas lights. It was once the largest manufacturer of holiday lighting in the world, but since 1967 has existed only as a licensed trademark. It is currently held by Inliten, LLC, of Northfield, Illinois.
Keywords:  canker, see
See Canker, n., 1.
Keywords:  alliance, music, online, national
National Online Music Alliance