Simon, died a.d. 135, Hebrew leader of insurrection against the Romans a.d. 132–135.
a preserve made from gooseberries or white or red currants. Dutch Maas. a river in W Europe, flowing from NE France through E Belgium and S Netherlands into the North Sea. 575 miles (925 km) long. a department in NE France. 2409 sq. mi. (6240 sq. km). Capital: Bar-le-Duc. Historical Examples After all, something was […]
- Bar line
bar1 (def 16a). noun (music) the vertical line marking the boundary between one bar and the next
- Bar magnet
a bar-shaped, usually permanent, magnet. Historical Examples Placing a small magnetic needle near a bar magnet, it takes a determinate position. Six Lectures on Light John Tyndall To explain this, study Fig. 102, in which is a bar magnet (A). Electricity for Boys J. S. Zerbe The pole of the new induced magnet adjacent to […]
a woman who bartends; bartender. Historical Examples Of an excitable nature, she burst into tears, and the barmaid ran in. Johnny Ludlow, Third Series Mrs. Henry Wood “There’ll be dancing here this evening,” the barmaid informed him. The Tinted Venus F. Anstey The barmaid told her he had gone into the town to post a […]