The “bacon beetle” (Dermestes lardarius), and its hard hairy larva, are well known.
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a hamburger topped with strips of cooked bacon.
- Bacon’s rebellion
an unsuccessful uprising by frontiersmen in Virginia in 1676, led by Nathaniel Bacon against the colonial government in Jamestown.
- Francis bacon
Francis (Baron Verulam, Viscount St. Albans) 1561–1626, English essayist, philosopher, and statesman. Francis, 1910–92, English painter, born in Ireland. Henry, 1866–1924, U.S. architect. Nathaniel, 1647–76, American colonist, born in England: leader of a rebellion in Virginia 1676. Roger (“The Admirable Doctor”) 1214?–94? English philosopher and scientist. Contemporary Examples She gives no nods to the Humanists, […]
noun another name for bird’s-foot trefoil