a person who engages in an ; brawler.
to charter (a ship) as a freight carrier.
to charter (a ship) as a freight carrier. Historical Examples Charter-party, chrt′ėr-pr′ti, n. the common written form in which the contract of affreightment is expressed—viz. Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D) Various noun a contract hiring a ship to carry goods
Also called affricative. a speech sound comprising occlusion, plosion, and frication, as either of the ch- sounds in church and the j- sound in joy. to change the pronunciation of (a stop) to an affricate, especially by releasing (the stop) slowly. Historical Examples The affricate in words like gaol is of French origin (gele), from […]
the act or process of changing a stop sound to an .