one of a Scottish breed of small, short-legged terriers having a rough coat of any of several solid colors except white.
a seaport in NE Australia. a heap of stones set up as a landmark, monument, tombstone, etc. Historical Examples Grey Town Gerald Baldwin The Marooner Charles A. Stearns A Bed of Roses W. L. George Archaeological Essays, Vol. 1 James Y. Simpson Archeological Investigations Gerard Fowke A Coin of Edward VII Fergus Hume From Chart […]
a range in central Scotland, in the Grampian Mountains. Highest peak, Ben Macdhui, 4296 feet (1309 meters). plural noun a mountain range of NE Scotland: part of the Grampians. Highest peak: Ben Macdui, 1309 m (4296 ft); designated a national park in 2003 Also called the Cairngorms
smoky quartz. a smoky-yellow to dark brown or black variety of quartz, used as a gem. noun a smoky yellow, grey, or brown variety of quartz, used as a gemstone Also called smoky quartz noun another name for cairngorm
a city in and the capital of Egypt, in the N part on the E bank of the Nile. Arab Republic of. a republic in NE Africa. 386,198 sq. mi. (1,000,252 sq. km). Capital: Cairo. Formerly (1958–71) United Arab Republic. an ancient kingdom in NE Africa: divided into the Nile Delta (Lower Egypt) and the […]