the skeletal remains of Homo erectus of the middle Pleistocene Epoch found in a cave in the French Pyrenees.
Louis [lwee] /lwi/ (Show IPA), 1897–1982, French novelist, poet, and journalist. Spanish Aragón [ah-rah-gawn] /ˌɑ rɑˈgɔn/ (Show IPA). a region in NE Spain: formerly a kingdom; later a province. 18,181 sq. mi. (47,089 sq. km). Contemporary Examples The Santangel family was one of the wealthiest in King Ferdinand’s realm of Aragon. Columbus’ Forgotten Patron Mitchell […]
of Aragon, its people, or their language. a native or inhabitant of Aragon. the dialect of Spanish spoken in Aragon. Historical Examples Yet Sannazzaro remained faithful through his lifetime to the Aragonese dynasty. Renaissance in Italy: Italian Literature John Addington Symonds Outside of Andalusia, the most famous dance is the Aragonese jota. Things seen in […]
a mineral, orthorhombic calcium carbonate, CaCO 3 , chemically identical with calcite but differing in crystallization and in having a higher specific gravity and less marked cleavage. Historical Examples aragonite is the least stable form; crystals have been found altered to calcite. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 4 Various aragonite, a mineral formed […]
a river in S central Brazil, flowing N to the Tocantins River. 1600 miles (2575 km) long. noun a river in central Brazil, rising in S central Mato Grosso state and flowing north to the Tocantins River. Length: over 1771 km (1100 miles)