a gelechiid moth, Sitotroga cerealella, the larvae of which feed on stored corn and other grains.
- Angra do heroismo
a seaport on and the capital of the island of Terceira in the Azores: former capital of the Azores. an island in the Azores, in the N Atlantic. 153 sq. mi. (395 sq. km). Capital: Angra do Heroismo. noun a port in the Azores, on Terceira Island. Pop: 35 581 (2001) noun an island in […]
- Angra mainyu
the evil spirit who contends against Spenta Mainyu. Historical Examples Thereupon came Angra Mainyu, who is all death, and he counter-created the sin of utter unbelief. Sacred Books of the East Various Thereupon came Angra Mainyu, who is all death, and he counter-created plunder and sin. Sacred Books of the East Various Angra Mainyu invaded […]
a giantess who was the mother of Loki’s children, Fenrir and Hel, and also of the Midgard serpent. Historical Examples No other names compounded with boda occur in Norse literature than Aurboda and Angrboda. Teutonic Mythology, Vol. 1 of 3 Viktor Rydberg, Ph.D.
feeling or showing or strong resentment (usually followed by at, with, or about): to be angry at the dean; to be angry about the snub. expressing, caused by, or characterized by ; wrathful: angry words. Chiefly New England and Midland U.S. inflamed, as a sore; exhibiting inflammation. (of an object or phenomenon) exhibiting a characteristic […]