a member of a branch of the Kwakiutl Indians inhabiting central coastal British Columbia.
the language of this group, belonging to the Wakashan family.
a member of a riverine tribe of North American Indians inhabiting an area near the central coast of British Columbia. the language of this group, belonging to the Salishan family. Historical Examples The Number Concept Levi Leonard Conant The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 3 Hubert Howe Bancroft Indian Linguistic Families Of America, North […]
Also called deadly nightshade. a poisonous plant, Atropa belladonna, of the nightshade family, having purplish-red flowers and black berries. Pharmacology. a drug from the leaves and root of this plant, containing atropine and related alkaloids: used in medicine to check secretions and spasms, to relieve pain or dizziness, and as a cardiac and respiratory stimulant. […]
- Belladonna lily
amaryllis (def 2). Historical Examples The Practical Garden-Book C. E. Hunn Beautiful Bulbous Plants John Weathers noun another name for amaryllis
a city in SE Texas, within the city limits of Houston. Historical Examples Wolf Breed Jackson Gregory Rose O’Paradise Grace Miller White Wolf Breed Jackson Gregory Wolf Breed Jackson Gregory Rose O’Paradise Grace Miller White Wolf Breed Jackson Gregory Wolf Breed Jackson Gregory Stephen A. Douglas Allen Johnson The Girl Scouts at Sea Crest Lillian […]