(South African) the official name for the Springbok rugby team
1 . Historical Examples Right glad she was to see the amadan coming back alive, and she welcomed him right heartily, and asked him the news. Tales of Wonder Every Child Should Know Various Aren’t you the amadan to be biting the tongue between your teeth? John Splendid Neil Munro There was at amadan, a […]
amacrine amacrine am·a·crine (ām’ə-krĭn, -krīn’) n. A cell or structure lacking a long fibrous process. adj. Of, relating to, or being a cell that lacks long processes.
. Historical Examples The nutmeg bird or spotted munia (Uroloncha punctulata) is second only to the amadavat as an aviary favourite. Birds of the Plains Douglas Dewar It takes an amadavat a long time to learn that it is safe in its cage. Jungle Folk Douglas Dewar The nest of this little bird is more […]