a city in central Mexico: suburb of Mexico City; a cultural center during the pre-Columbian period.
chinaberry. Historical Examples Margosa oil is obtained from the seeds of Melia azedarach, a tree which is found in most parts of India and Burma. The Handbook of Soap Manufacture W. H. Simmons China Tree (Melia azedarach) belongs to the same family as mahogany but is of a different genus. American Forest Trees Henry H. […]
Massimo Taparelli [mahs-see-maw tah-pah-rel-lee] /ˈmɑs siˌmɔ ˌtɑ pɑˈrɛl li/ (Show IPA), Marchese d’, 1798–1866, Italian statesman and author. Historical Examples Azeglio spoke bitterly of English policy, stigmatised it as belonging to a past age, the rags of old traditions. The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Volume II Elizabeth Barrett Browning By the by, why does […]
azekah dug over, a town in the Shephelah or low hills of Judah (Josh. 15:35), where the five confederated Amoritish kings were defeated by Joshua and their army destroyed by a hailstrom (10:10, 11). It was one of the places re-occupied by the Jews on their return from the Captivity (Neh. 11:30). Historical Examples Socoh […]