the Black Isle, a peninsula in NE Scotland, in Highland council area, between the Cromarty and Moray Firths
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a short, leather-covered club, consisting of a heavy head on a flexible handle, used as a weapon. Cards. twenty-one (def 4). Also called natural. (in twenty-one) an ace together with a ten or a face card as the first two cards dealt. a variety of twenty-one in which any player can become dealer. black flag […]
John Joseph (“Blackjack”) 1860–1948, U.S. general: commander of the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I. Military. a 46-ton (42 metric tons) U.S. heavy tank of 1944–52, with a five-man crew and a 90mm gun. a two-stage surface-to-surface ballistic missile. a 38-foot (12 meters) U.S. Army surface-to-surface nuclear missile with a single warhead and range […]
an Old World kite, Milvus migrans, having dark brown plumage and a forked tail, and feeding chiefly on carrion.
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