an apparatus consisting of a metal dish with a lamp or heating appliance beneath it, for cooking food or keeping it hot at the table.
a vessel that holds charcoal or the like, for heating anything set over it.
a vessel with a heating apparatus beneath it, for cooking or keeping food warm at the table
a member of a Bantu people of northern Tanzania. the Bantu language spoken by the Chaga.
chagul. a bag made of goatskin: used in the Orient for carrying water.
Marc, 1887–1985, Russian painter in France. noun Marc (mark). 1887–1985, French painter and illustrator, born in Russia, noted for his richly coloured pictures of men, animals, and objects in fantastic combinations and often suspended in space: his work includes 12 stained glass windows for a synagogue in Jerusalem (1961) and the decorations for the ceiling […]
- Chagas’ disease
an infectious disease caused by the protozoan Trypanosoma cruzi, occurring chiefly in tropical America and characterized by irregular fever, palpable lymph nodes, and often heart damage. noun a form of trypanosomiasis found in South America, caused by the protozoan Trypanosoma cruzi, characterized by fever and, often, inflammation of the heart muscles Also called American trypanosomiasis, […]