any of the hardy perennial genus Catananche, from S Europe; some, esp C. caerulea, are grown for their blue-and-white flowers that can be dried as winter decoration: family Asteraceae Also called cupid’s dart
a seaport in E Sicily. Contemporary Examples Catania would get 90 percent of disaffected white Democrats, 90 percent of Independents and every Republican. There’ are Gray Shadows in Tuesday’s DC Primary Eleanor Clift March 30, 2014 In the last 24 hours, two boats bypassed Lampedusa and limped into the port of Catania on the Sicilian […]
a city in NE Puerto Rico, SW of San Juan.
a city in S Italy. Contemporary Examples On the day of the competition, Catanzaro goes through the workout one more time. ‘American Ninja Warrior’ May Crown Its First Female Winner Kacy Catanzaro Rich Goldstein August 31, 2014 “I watched the Japanese version with my dad growing up,” Catanzaro says. ‘American Ninja Warrior’ May Crown Its […]
noun a very deep sleep Word Origin 1656; < Latin cataphora 'coma'