any of various trees or shrubs of the myrtle family, especially of the genera Callistemon and Melaleuca, native to Australia and adjacent areas, having spikes of flowers with numerous conspicuous stamens.
a cylindrical brush on a thin shaft, used for cleaning bottles
Also called callistemon. any of various Australian myrtaceous shrubs or trees of the genera Callistemon and Melaleuca, having dense spikes of large red flowers with protruding brushlike stamens
any of various similar trees or shrubs
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 […]