a disease of plants, characterized by blackened stems and defoliation, caused by any of several fungi, as Ascochyta imperfecta or Mycosphaerella lethalis.
Sir William, 1723–80, English jurist and writer on law. a river in S Massachusetts, flowing SE across NE Rhode Island to Pawtucket. About 40 miles (64 km) long. Contemporary Examples Bridgewater May Be the Hottest Hedge Fund for Harvard Grads, but It’s Also the Weirdest Daniel Gross March 6, 2013 Struggling PC Maker Dell Might […]
molasses remaining after maximum extraction of sugar from the raw product, used chiefly as a constituent of cattle feed and as a source of ethyl alcohol. plural noun (functioning as sing) the molasses remaining after the maximum quantity of sugar has been extracted from the raw material
Japan Current. a warm ocean current in the Pacific, flowing N along the E coast of Taiwan, NE along the E coast of Japan, and continuing in an easterly direction into the open Pacific. noun a warm ocean current flowing northeastwards off the E coast of Japan towards the North Pacific Also called Kuroshio Japan […]
a program of studies in black history and culture offered by a school or college, often including Afro-American history and black literature.