Cape, a cape on a small island at the SW tip of Nova Scotia, Canada: lighthouse.
Cape, a cape at the S tip of Florida.
noun (pl) -bles, -ble
a marten, Martes zibellina, of N Asian forests, with dark brown luxuriant fur related adjective zibeline
the highly valued fur of this animal
(as modifier): a sable coat
American sable, the brown, slightly less valuable fur of the American marten, Martes americana
the colour of sable fur: a dark brown to yellowish-brown colour
of the colour of sable fur
black; dark; gloomy
(usually postpositive) (heraldry) of the colour black
noun Cape Sable
a cape at the S tip of Florida: the southernmost point of continental US
the southernmost point of Nova Scotia, Canada
See under seaside sparrow. a species of sparrow, Ammospiza maritima, existing in two subspecies, one (Cape Sable seaside sparrow) having dark olive-drab plumage with a lighter breast and underbelly, and the other (dusky seaside sparrow) having bold black and white markings on the breast and underbelly: the dusky seaside sparrow is almost extinct.
an island in the S Windward Islands, in the SE West Indies: part of the state of St. Vincent and the Grenadines; a member of the former West Indies Associated States. 133 sq. mi. (345 sq. km). a former British colony comprising this island and the N Grenadines. Cape, the SW tip of Portugal: naval […]
a firm, washable leather used especially for gloves, originally made from the skin of goats from the Cape of Good Hope, but now from hairy lambskin or sheepskin. noun a soft leather obtained from the skins of a type of lamb or sheep having hairlike wool adjective made of this leather
noun (South African, informal) South African brandy Historical Examples The Giraffe Hunters Mayne Reid Trooper Peter Halket of Mashonaland Olive Schreiner Jess H. Rider Haggard A Final Reckoning G. A. Henty Jasper Lyle Harriet Ward The Siege of Kimberley T. Phelan The Giraffe Hunters Mayne Reid The Giraffe Hunters Mayne Reid