a Philippine tree, Koordersiodendron pinnatum, of the cashew family.
the hard, reddish wood of this tree, used in the construction of houses, ships, etc.
a small object worn to ward off evil, harm, or illness or to bring good fortune; protecting charm. Historical Examples In the insidest inside there is a stone box, and in it there is the amulet. The Story of the Amulet E. Nesbit The “amulet,” or the “Omelet,” just as you like, was a financial […]
a son of Proca who revolted against his brother Numitor and seized the throne of Alba Longa. Historical Examples Their uncle Amulius, fearing that they might deprive him of his throne, had them exposed in the swollen Tiber in a cradle. A Manual of the Historical Development of Art G. G. (Gustavus George) Zerffi But […]
Roald [roh-ahl] /ˈroʊ ɑl/ (Show IPA), 1872–1928, Norwegian explorer: discovered the South Pole in 1911. Contemporary Examples The region of interest is known as the Amundsen Sea Sector, which means climate change is biting Earth in the ASS. Glaciers Lose 204 Billion Tons of Ice in Three Years Matthew R. Francis October 4, 2014 Historical […]
- Amundsen gulf
a gulf in the Beaufort Sea in the Canadian Northwest Territories.