one of a French-Belgian breed of small dog having a silky, loosely curled, thick white coat, a topknot, dropped ears with long flowing hair, and a tail curved over its back, originally developed in the Mediterranean area.
noun (pl) bichon frises
a small white poodle-like dog of European origin, with a silky, loosely curling coat
dichromate. Historical Examples Carpentry and Woodwork Edwin W. Foster Vegetable Dyes Ethel M. Mairet Cooley’s Cyclopdia of Practical Receipts and Collateral Information in the Arts, Manufactures, Professions, and Trades…, Sixth Edition, Volume I Arnold Cooley Electric Gas Lighting Norman H. Schneider Scientific American Supplement, No. 794, March 21, 1891 Various Cooley’s Cyclopdia of Practical Receipts […]
- Bichromate process
any of several methods of photography in which the light-sensitive medium is alkaline bichromate associated with a colloid such as gum, albumen, or gelatin. Historical Examples Soap-Making Manual E. G. Thomssen
occurring or existing on two coasts, or on both the east and west coasts of the U.S.: a bicoastal firm with offices in San Francisco and New York. Contemporary Examples The Best Summer Music Festivals Marina Watts May 18, 2014 Eric Asimov Talks About New Book “How to Love Wine” Sophie Menin October 19, 2012 […]
(of a bundle) having the xylem lined with phloem on both its inner and outer faces. adjective (botany) (of a vascular bundle) having two phloem groups to the inside and outside, respectively, of the xylem