a nautical unit of length equivalent to 720 feet (219 meters) in the U.S. Navy and 608 feet (185 meters) in the British Navy.
Adventure Jack London
The Cruise of the Snark Jack London
The Voyages and Adventures of Captain Hatteras Jules Verne
Blackbeard: Buccaneer Ralph D. Paine
a molding in the form of a rope.
a rose, Rosa centifolia, having large and fragrant pink flowers, cultivated in many varieties. Historical Examples Twos and Threes G. B. Stern Twos and Threes G. B. Stern Twos and Threes G. B. Stern The Girls of Central High Gertrude W. Morrison Fashion and Famine Ann S. Stephens Johnny Ludlow, Second Series Mrs. Henry Wood […]
noun a dipterous fly, Erioischia brassicae, whose larvae feed on the roots and stems of cabbages and other brassicas: family Muscidae (houseflies, etc)