on or toward the side.
Tout a fleure ynsi que je me volois mettre o lit est arriv Laval qui m’a aport la sertenet du lvement du siege.
A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 3 (of 10) Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
adverb, adjective (postpositive)
(nautical) on or towards the port side: with the helm aport
colored or constructed in a way that indicates special capabilities for defense. adjective (of the coloration of certain distasteful or poisonous animals) characterized by bright conspicuous markings, which predators recognize and learn to avoid; warning
- Aposematic coloration
aposematic coloration aposematic coloration (āp’ə-sə-māt’ĭk) See warning coloration.
a sudden breaking off in the midst of a sentence, as if from inability or unwillingness to proceed. Historical Examples There is perhaps an aposiopesis here; otherwise I should incline to read touch, as Mr. Knight and Collier’s folio also read. The Shakespeare-Expositor: An Aid to the Perfect Understanding of Shakespeare’s Plays Thomas Keightley His […]
the development of a gametophyte from a sporophyte without meiosis. Historical Examples This phenomenon of apospory was first discovered in mosses, but is now also known in a number of ferns (see Pteridophyta). Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 3 Various noun (botany) development of the gametophyte from the sporophyte without the formation of […]