one of a breed of beef cattle, developed in the southwestern U.S. from Brahman and Hereford stock, especially well adapted to sparse grazing and a hot, humid environment.
cranium (def 2). Historical Examples American Weasels E. Raymond Hall Speciation in the Brazilian Spiny Rats Joo Moojen American Weasels E. Raymond Hall American Weasels E. Raymond Hall The Adductor Muscles of the Jaw In Some Primitive Reptiles Richard C. Fox North American Jumping Mice (Genus Zapus) Philip H. Krutzsch American Weasels E. Raymond Hall […]
a group of experts from various fields who serve as unofficial consultants on matters of policy and strategy. to serve as a brain trust or a brain truster for: They have brain-trusted many major corporations. Contemporary Examples Can The Peace Camp Cope With ‘Fragility’? Bernard Avishai May 12, 2013 n. A group of experts who […]
brash. Scot. and North England Dialect, showery. Historical Examples The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 3 Various Mushroom Culture W. Robinson Seven Legs Across the Seas Samuel Murray adjective brashier, brashiest loosely fragmented; rubbishy (of timber) brittle
an ore of manganese, 3Mn 2 O 3 ⋅MnSiO 3 . Historical Examples Scientific American Supplement, No. 401, September 8, 1883 Various A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines Andrew Ure noun a brown or black mineral that consists of manganese oxide and silicate and is a source of manganese. Formula: 3Mn2O3.MnSiO3