Black English Vernacular.
Black English (def 1).
a river in W Africa, in Ghana: the upper branch of the Volta River. About 500 miles (800 km) long. noun a river in W Africa, rising in SW Burkina Faso and flowing northeast, then south into Lake Volta: forms part of the border of Ghana with Burkina-Faso and with Côte d’Ivoire. Length: about 800 […]
Also called carrion crow. an American vulture, Coragyps atratus, having a black, bald head and black plumage. any of several Old World vultures, especially Aegypius monachus, of southern Europe, Asia, and North Africa.
noun vomit containing blood, often a manifestation of disease, such as yellow fever (informal) yellow fever Historical Examples An Epitome of Homeopathic Healing Art B. L. Hill
a hitch made with a rope over a hook so that it holds fast when pulled but is loose otherwise. noun a knot for hooking tackle to the end of a rope, holding fast when pulled but otherwise loose