a North American grass, Hystrix patula, having loose flower spikes with long awns.
a device for closing or sealing a bottle, especially a metal cover with a cork gasket fitting tightly over the mouth of a glass or plastic bottle, held in place by crimping the edge of the cap over the lip or flange of the bottle.
a club serving drinks to members who have reserved or purchased their own bottles of liquor.
to nurse or feed (an infant or young animal) with milk or other nourishment from a nursing bottle. to nurture or teach with exaggerated care: We had to bottle-feed the new salesman on how to make door-to-door calls. to feed an infant or young animal from a nursing bottle. verb -feeds, -feeding, -fed to feed […]
brittle fern. a fern, Cystopteris fragilis, of rocky, wooded areas throughout North America, having grayish-green fronds and brittle stalks.