any of the large, bright stars having surface temperatures of about 20,000 K and diameters that are often ten times that of the sun.
a dark color phase of the snow goose, Chen caerulescens, of North America. Historical Examples American Cookery Various noun a variety of the snow goose that has a bluish-grey body and white head and neck
a freshwater sunfish, Lepomis macrochirus, of the Mississippi River valley, used for food. Historical Examples Fishes of Chautauqua, Cowley and Elk Counties, Kansas Artie L. Metcalf Fishes of Chautauqua, Cowley and Elk Counties, Kansas Artie L. Metcalf noun a common North American freshwater sunfish, Lepomis macrochirus: an important food and game fish
See under grama. any grass of the genus Bouteloua, of South America and western North America, as B. gracilis (blue grama) noun any of various grasses of the genus Bouteloua, of W North America and South America: often used as pasture grasses