any plant that undergoes a form of photosynthesis known as crassulacean acid metabolism, in which carbon dioxide is taken up only at night
kampong. a small village or community of houses in Malay-speaking lands. Historical Examples The Monster Men Edgar Rice Burroughs An Outcast of the Islands Joseph Conrad The Monster Men Edgar Rice Burroughs Tales of Unrest Joseph Conrad The Expedition to Borneo of H.M.S. Dido Henry Keppel An Outcast of the Islands Joseph Conrad A Visit […]
a camping out of a group.
noun a port in SE Vietnam: large natural harbour, used at times as a naval base by French, Japanese, US, and Russian forces successively. Pop: 147 000 (2006 est)
an inlet of the South China Sea, on the SE coast of Vietnam: U. S. military facility during the Vietnam War.