a military attack made at night.
noun (pl) -sados, -sades
(formerly) an attack made under cover of darkness
any French Protestant, living in the region of the Cévennes Mountains, who carried on a revolt against Louis XIV in the early part of the 18th century. Historical Examples The Huguenots in France Samuel Smiles. The Huguenots in France Samuel Smiles. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 5 Various The Huguenots in France Samuel […]
a lightweight, loose-fitting shirt or smock with long sleeves. noun a loose light shirt, smock, or tunic originally worn in the Middle Ages
a short garment worn underneath a sheer bodice to conceal the underwear. a woman’s negligee jacket. a sleeved jacket or jersey once worn by men. a straitjacket with long sleeves. Contemporary Examples ‘We Were Liars’: Teens Confront Their Beautiful, Rich Family’s Dark Secrets Samantha Levine August 6, 2014 Historical Examples A Mind That Found Itself […]
caml light A small portable implementation of a version of CAML by Xavier Leroy and Damien Doligez of INRIA. Caml Light uses a bytecode interpreter written in C. It adds a Modula-2-like module system, separate compilation, lazy streams for parsing and printing, graphics primitives and an interface with C. Version 0.6 runs on Unix, MS-DOS, […]