an aquatic plant, Aponogeton distachyus, of the Cape of Good Hope, having floating leaves and tiny, fragrant white flowers.
streptocarpus. any of various plants belonging to the genus Streptocarpus, of the gesneria family, native to Africa and Asia, having showy white, pink, or purplish flowers and often cultivated as a houseplant. noun See streptocarpus noun any plant of the typically stemless subtropical perennial genus Streptocarpus, some species of which are grown as greenhouse plants […]
a title conferred on the eldest son, or heir apparent, of the British sovereign. Cape, a cape in W Alaska, on Bering Strait opposite the Russian Federation: the westernmost point of North America. Prince of Wales and Duke of Cornwall (“The Black Prince”) 1330–76, English military leader (son of Edward III). Lake, a lake in […]
a cape in S Africa, in the SW Republic of South Africa. Also called Cape Province. Formerly Cape Colony. a province in the Republic of South Africa. 277,169 sq. mi. (717,868 sq. km). Capital: Cape Town. noun a cape in SW South Africa south of Cape Town
Cape, a cape at the SE extremity of Newfoundland. noun a contest of speed, as in running, swimming, driving, riding, etc any competition or rivalry: the race for the White House rapid or constant onward movement: the race of time a rapid current of water, esp one through a narrow channel that has a tidal […]