(Austral, slang) long locks of hair, considered to be typical of a certain kind of unfashionable male
Black English Vernacular. billion electron-volts. Historical Examples Vanguards of the Plains Margaret McCarter The Breaking Point Mary Roberts Rinehart Vanguards of the Plains Margaret McCarter Vanguards of the Plains Margaret McCarter Masters of Space Edward Elmer Smith Vanguards of the Plains Margaret McCarter The Girl from Arizona Nina Rhoades Vanguards of the Plains Margaret McCarter […]
Aneurin [uh-nahy-ruh n] /əˈnaɪ rən/ (Show IPA), 1897–1960, British political leader: minister of health 1945–50. a male given name. Contemporary Examples Worlds Collide at the Whitney Art Party Jack Bryan June 9, 2010 Historical Examples My War Experiences in Two Continents Sarah Macnaughtan Across the Spanish Main Harry Collingwood Twice Bought R.M. Ballantyne The Three […]
an accelerator in which protons are raised to energies of several billion electron-volts by modulating the frequency of the accelerating voltage. Historical Examples On-Line Data-Acquisition Systems in Nuclear Physics, 1969 H. W. Fulbright et al. noun a proton synchrotron at the University of California
- Bevel-faced hammer
a riveting hammer having an oblique face.