any fungus of the family Mucoraceae, especially Rhizopus nigricans, that forms a black, furry coating on foodstuffs.
a jet-black molly, a color form especially of Poecilia latipinna or P. sphenops, popular as an aquarium fish.
income earned surreptitiously or illegally, usually in cash, and not reported to the government so as to avoid paying taxes on it. noun that part of a nation’s income that relates to its black economy any money that a person or organization acquires illegally, as by a means that involves tax evasion (US) money to […]
a Benedictine monk (so called from the black habit worn by the order). noun a Benedictine monk
Richard Doddridge [dod-rij] /ˈdɒd rɪdʒ/ (Show IPA), 1825–1900, English novelist. Historical Examples Down the Columbia Lewis R. Freeman An Essay on Satire, Particularly on the Dunciad Walter Harte A Manual of the Antiquity of Man J. P. MacLean Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 1 (of 3) Isaac D’Israeli A History of American Literature Since 1870 Fred […]