any of several nymphalid butterflies, especially of the genus Polygonia, having angular notches on the outer edges of the forewings.
an earthworm, as used for bait in . Contemporary Examples The Civil War hero Ulysses Grant dismissed Republican James Garfield for lacking “the backbone of an angleworm.” Obama and Syria: Fighting the Wimp Factor Gil Troy September 17, 2013 Historical Examples In passin’ I saw an angleworm three times the size of a firehose, and […]
to plunge (something, as a cloth or sponge) temporarily into a liquid, so as to moisten it, dye it, or cause it to take up some of the liquid: He dipped the brush into the paint bucket. to raise or take up by a bailing, scooping, or ladling action: to dip water out of a […]
- Angle of bank
noun the angle between the lateral axis of an aircraft in flight and the horizontal
- Angle of advance
noun (engineering) the angle in excess of 90° that a steam-engine valve gear is in advance of the crank the angle between the point of ignition and bottom dead-centre in a spark-ignition engine