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 […]
a mountain range in W North Carolina, part of the Appalachian Mountains. Highest peak, Mount Mitchell, 6684 feet (2035 meters). Contemporary Examples The Deaths You Missed This Year Malcolm Jones, Jimmy So, Michael Moynihan, Caitlin Dickson December 29, 2013 Historical Examples Chronicles of Dustypore Henry Stewart Cunningham The Grateful Indian W.H.G. Kingston Early Days in […]