a small iceberg, somewhat larger than a growler.
Lavrenti Pavlovich [luh v-ren-tee pav-loh-vich;; Russian luh-vryen-tyee puh-vlaw-vyich] /ləvˈrɛn ti pævˈloʊ vɪtʃ;; Russian lʌˈvryɛn tyi pʌˈvlɔ vyɪtʃ/ (Show IPA), 1899–1953, Soviet secret-police chief: executed for treason. Historical Examples The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India R. V. Russell The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India–Volume I (of IV) R.V. […]
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a disease of the peripheral nerves caused by a deficiency of vitamin B 1 , characterized by pain in and paralysis of the extremities, and severe emaciation or swelling of the body. Historical Examples Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 6 Various Scurvy Past and Present Alfred Fabian Hess Scurvy Past and Present Alfred […]
a musical instrument consisting of a steel string on a bow-shaped wooden pole, with a gourd resonator attached to its base, the string being struck with a stick. noun a Brazilian single-stringed bowed instrument, used to accompany capoeira