a national monument in S Arizona, near the Gila River: ruins of a prehistoric culture.
a town in central Arizona.
a variety of the winter melon, Cucumis melo inodorus, having a wrinkled, yellow rind and sweet, juicy, greenish flesh. Historical Examples casaba melons may be served in the same ways as cantaloupes. Woman’s Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 5 Woman’s Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences noun a kind of winter muskmelon having a yellow […]
a variety of the winter melon, Cucumis melo inodorus, having a wrinkled, yellow rind and sweet, juicy, greenish flesh. Historical Examples Pant had been down the river in a dory for bananas, cocoanuts and casabas. The Red Lure Roy J. Snell The aged Carib woman was frying cakes made from casabas ground to powder and […]
Louis de [lwee duh] /lwi də/ (Show IPA), c1755–98, French naval officer. Historical Examples Standing there, like Casabianca, rough men rushed by her to get up to the roof. We Girls: A Home Story Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney Say, Boy, this is gettin’ too hot, as Casabianca said to the burnin’ deck. Air Men […]
a seaport in NW Morocco: wartime conference of Roosevelt and Churchill, January, 1943. Contemporary Examples If Casablanca is the paradigm of romantic drama, what is When Harry Met Sally? Stars and Friends Remember Nora Ephron: Mike Nichols, Nicole Kidman, and More June 26, 2012 I played Humphrey Bogart in a Casablanca sketch with my mother, […]