a roof truss having upper and lower chords curving upward from a common point at each side.
the convention of writing compound words or phrases with no spaces and an initial lowercase or uppercase letter, with each remaining word element beginning with an uppercase letter: iPod and WikiAnswers are both spelled in camel case.
n. Historical Examples A World of Wonders Various A World of Wonders Various King’s Cutters and Smugglers 1700-1855 E. Keble Chatterton A World of Wonders Various Hamlet William Shakespeare King’s Cutters and Smugglers 1700-1855 E. Keble Chatterton King’s Cutters and Smugglers 1700-1855 E. Keble Chatterton
camel’s hair. camel’s-hair. made of camel’s hair.
any of several shrubs of the genus Camellia, especially C. japonica, native to Asia, having glossy evergreen leaves and white, pink, red, or variegated roselike flowers. Contemporary Examples Helping Children After Foster Care: Vanessa Diffenbaugh’s How I Write Interview Noah Charney August 14, 2012 Paris’s Fashion Finale Robin Givhan October 5, 2011 Historical Examples The […]