a city in E Uzbekistan, near the border of Kyrgyzstan.
a South American tree, Carapa guianensis, of the mahogany family. the light, reddish-brown wood of this tree, used for making furniture.
one of a pair of metal stands, usually of iron or brass, for holding logs in a fireplace. Historical Examples Chenet is the French expression, an andiron, or dog-iron, as it is sometimes called. The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 13, No. 76, February, 1864 Various He hit it against the andiron to knock the ashes off, […]
a city in E Uzbekistan, SE of Tashkent. noun a city in E Uzbekistan. Pop: 413 000 (2005 est)