a cisco, Coregonus nigripinnis, found in the Great Lakes.
noun (pl) -flies a black aphid, Aphis fabae, that infests beans, sugar beet, and other plants Also called bean aphid Historical Examples Animal Sanctuaries in Labrador William Wood
blackice software, security A commercial firewall and intrusion detection system. BlackIce Home (http://blackice.iss.net/). (2003-09-13)
a contemptuous term used to refer to a black person. Historical Examples The Adventures of Peter Cottontail Thornton W. Burgess The Adventures of Buster Bear Thornton W. Burgess Bowser The Hound Thornton W. Burgess The Adventures of Buster Bear Thornton W. Burgess Bowser The Hound Thornton W. Burgess Mother West Wind’s Children Thornton W. Burgess […]
a contemptuous term used to refer to a black person. Contemporary Examples Joan Rivers’s Best Insults (VIDEO) Kevin Fallon November 29, 2012 Historical Examples Dawn O’Hara, The Girl Who Laughed Edna Ferber The Cosmic Computer Henry Beam Piper The Rover Boys on a Tour Arthur M. Winfield The Tale of Grunty Pig Arthur Scott Bailey […]