a charm or trinket, especially one attached to a watch chain.
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a state in NW Germany. 156 sq. mi. (405 sq. km). a port in and the capital of this state, on the Weser River: formerly a member of the Hanseatic League. Historical Examples The Mission; or Scenes in Africa Captain Frederick Marryat Jan and Her Job L. Allen Harker With the Battle Fleet Franklin Matthews […]
a seaport in NW Germany, at the mouth of the Weser River. Historical Examples Operations Upon the Sea Franz Edelsheim The Strand Magazine Various The Strand Magazine Various Aliens William McFee On the Trail of The Immigrant Edward A. Steiner Best Stories of the 1914 European War Various The Wonder Book of Knowledge Various Operations […]
a city in W Washington, on Puget Sound: navy yard. Historical Examples The Inside of the Cup, Complete Winston Churchill The Boy Scout Automobilists Robert Maitland Graded Poetry: Second Year Various Cue for Quiet Thomas L. Sherred The Boy Scout Automobilists Robert Maitland Elizabeth’s Campaign Mrs. Humphrey Ward Elizabeth’s Campaign Mrs. Humphrey Ward Elizabeth’s Campaign […]
radiation emitted by a charged particle when accelerating, as x-rays emitted by an electron that is scattered by a nucleus. noun the radiation produced when an electrically charged particle, especially an electron, is slowed down by the electric field of an atomic nucleus or an atomic ion