the Black Ferns, the women’s international Rugby Union football team of New Zealand
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pertaining to or designating a style of vase painting developed in Greece in the 7th and 6th centuries b.c., chiefly characterized by silhouetted figures painted in black slip on a red clay body, details incised into the design, and a two-dimensional structure of form and space. Historical Examples Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice […]
a disease of tobacco, characterized by angular, dark lesions on the leaves, caused by a bacterium, Pseudomonas angulata.
any of various dark-colored fishes, as the tautog, Tautoga onitis, or the sea bass, Centropristes striatus. a small, freshwater food fish, Dallia pectoralis, found in Alaska and Siberia, noted for its ability to survive frozen in ice. black whale. Contemporary Examples ‘Blackfish’ Director: Killer Whales Don’t Belong in Captivity Gabriela Cowperthwaite October 23, 2013 Long […]
a pirate flag, usually of black cloth with a white skull and crossbones on it; Jolly Roger. a flag having two yellow and two black squares, signifying the letter L in the International Code of Signals: formerly so called when used by itself to indicate the presence of cholera on board a vessel. a signal […]