of or relating to the Buryat Mongol Republic, its people, or their language.
a member of any of the Mongol people in the Buryat Republic.
the Mongolian language of the Buryat.
a member of a Mongoloid people living chiefly in the Buryat Republic
the language of this people, belonging to the Mongolic branch of the Altaic family
noun a constituent republic of SE central Russia, on Lake Baikal: mountainous, with forests covering over half the total area. Capital: Ulan-Ude. Pop: 981 000 (2002). Area: 351 300 sq km (135 608 sq miles)
any of various carrion beetles that bury the carcasses of small animals, especially rodents, in which their eggs have been deposited. Historical Examples The Forgotten Planet Murray Leinster The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles Jean Henri Fabre The Red Dust Murray Leinster The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles Jean Henri Fabre Harper’s Young People, June 28, 1881 […]
a burial ground. Historical Examples The Chronicle of the Canons Regular of Mount St. Agnes Thomas a Kempis The Prehistoric World E. A. Allen At Home And Abroad Margaret Fuller Ossoli When Grandmamma Was New Marion Harland The Skeleton On Round Island Mary Hartwell Catherwood West Wind Drift George Barr McCutcheon The Life of Nancy […]
a large motor vehicle, having a long body, equipped with seats or benches for passengers, usually operating as part of a scheduled service; omnibus. a similar horse-drawn vehicle. a passenger automobile or airplane used in a manner resembling that of a bus. any vehicle operated to transport children to school. a low, movable filing cabinet. […]