having two right angles.
double refraction. Historical Examples Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 7 Various noun another name for double refraction bi’re·frin’gent adj. birefringence (bī’rĭ-frĭn’jəns)
a galley having two banks or tiers of oars. Historical Examples Ancient and Modern Ships. George C. V. Holmes Great Inventions and Discoveries Willis Duff Piercy Ancient and Modern Ships. George C. V. Holmes Ancient and Modern Ships. George C. V. Holmes Boating W. B. Woodgate Ancient and Modern Ships. George C. V. Holmes A […]
noun 1945–2001, king of Nepal (1972–2001): he, his queen, and six other members of the royal family were shot dead by his son, Crown Prince Dipendra, who then committed suicide
a stiff square cap with three or four upright projecting pieces extending from the center of the top to the edge, worn by ecclesiastics. Historical Examples Parish Priests and Their People in the Middle Ages in England Edward L. Cutts Luca Signorelli Maud Cruttwell St. Nicholas George H. McKnight A Tatter of Scarlet S. R. […]