a Caribbean name for anaconda
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a member of the Camorra of Italy. (lowercase) a member of a society or group resembling the Camorra.
batata. Historical Examples Kankanay Ceremonies C. R. Moss The Tinguian Fay-Cooper Cole The Wild Tribes of Davao District, Mindanao Fay-Cooper Cole The Treasure of Pearls Gustave Aimard The Treasure of Pearls Gustave Aimard The American Egypt Channing Arnold The Manbos of Mindano John M. Garvan The Former Philippines thru Foreign Eyes Toms de Comyn The […]
the act, means, or result of obscuring things to deceive an enemy, as by painting or screening objects so that they are lost to view in the background, or by making up objects that from a distance have the appearance of fortifications, guns, roads, etc.: Was camouflage used extensively on fighter aircraft during World War […]
an underground explosion of a bomb or mine that does not break the surface, but leaves an enclosed cavity of gas and smoke. the pocket formed by such an explosion. the bomb or mine so exploded and causing such a pocket. Historical Examples Fighting the Boche Underground Harry Davis Trounce A Blue Devil of France […]