of or relating to the pomegranate.
the dried flowers of the pomegranate used in medicines.
Italo [ee-tah-law] /ˈi tɑ lɔ/ (Show IPA), 1896–1940, Italian aviator, general, and statesman. Historical Examples Balbo arranges these materials with sense and good feeling; though, as a writer, he is below his subject. Dante. An essay. R. W. Church At the close of 1848 Count Balbo resigned, and a new ministry was formed, in which […]
Vasco Núñez de [bahs-kaw noo-nyeth th e] /ˈbɑs kɔ ˈnu nyɛθ ðɛ/ (Show IPA), 1475?–1517, Spanish adventurer and explorer who discovered the Pacific Ocean in 1513. a seaport in Panama at the Pacific terminus of the Panama Canal. (lowercase) a silver coin and monetary unit of Panama, equal to 100 centesimos. Contemporary Examples She takes […]
a plain-knit cotton fabric, used especially in hosiery and underwear. Historical Examples Paper is manufactured on a considerable scale in various places, and balbriggan is celebrated for its hosiery. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 7 Various balbriggan, a seaport and favourite watering-place, Ireland, county of Dublin; celebrated for its hosiery. The New Gresham […]