a small spoon used in taking tea from a storage caddy.
a juniper, Juniperus oxycedrus, of the Mediterranean area, whose wood on destructive distillation yields an oily liquid (oil of cade) used in treating skin diseases. Eastern New England and British. (of the young of animals) abandoned or left by the mother and raised by humans: a cade lamb. Jack, died 1450, English rebel during the […]
a small, blackish beetle, Tenebroides mauritanicus, that feeds, as both larva and adult, on stored grain and on other insects. Historical Examples Other People’s Money Emile Gaboriau Other People’s Money Emile Gaboriau noun a widely distributed beetle, Tenebroides mauritanicus, that feeds on flour, grain, and other stored foods, as well as on other insects: family […]
rhythmic flow of a sequence of sounds or words: the cadence of language. (in free verse) a rhythmic pattern that is nonmetrically structured. the beat, rate, or measure of any rhythmic movement: The chorus line danced in rapid cadence. the flow or rhythm of events, especially the pattern in which something is experienced: the frenetic […]
cadence design systems company A company that sells electronic design automation software and services. (http://cadence.com/). See also Verilog. (1999-04-16)