Cade



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 reign of Henry VI, based in Kent.
a combining form extracted from cavalcade, used with the meaning “procession” in the formation of compound words:
motorcade; tractorcade.
Contemporary Examples

Thank God My Moms Are Lesbians Ry Russo-Young June 20, 2010

Historical Examples

Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Samuel Pepys
Frank Merriwell’s Bravery Burt L. Standish
The Agrarian Problem in the Sixteenth Century Richard Henry Tawney
Letters of Edward FitzGerald Edward FitzGerald
Left Half Harmon Ralph Henry Barbour
Highways & Byways in Sussex E.V. Lucas
Christmas Stories Edward Berens
South London Sir Walter Besant
The Book of This and That Robert Lynd

noun
a juniper tree, Juniperus oxycedrus of the Mediterranean region, the wood of which yields an oily brown liquid (oil of cade) used to treat skin ailments
adjective
(of a young animal) left by its mother and reared by humans, usually as a pet
noun
Jack. died 1450, English leader of the Kentish rebellion against the misgovernment of Henry VI (1450)
combining form
indicating a procession of a specified kind: motorcade
adj.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Cadelle

    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 […]

  • Cadence

    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

    cadence design systems company A company that sells electronic design automation software and services. (http://cadence.com/). See also Verilog. (1999-04-16)

  • Cadenced

    having or marked by a rhythmical cadence: the cadenced steps of marching troops. 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 […]



Disclaimer: Cade definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.