a lily, Fritillaria meleagris, native to Europe, having solitary, checkered, red-purple flowers mottled with greenish yellow.
[chek-er] /ˈtʃɛk ər/ noun 1. a small, usually red or black disk of plastic or wood, used in playing checkers. 2. checkers. 3. a checkered pattern. 4. one of the squares of a checkered pattern. verb (used with object) 5. to mark like a checkerboard. 6. to diversify in color; variegate. 7. to diversify in […]
[chek-er-spot] /ˈtʃɛk ərˌspɒt/ noun 1. any of several butterflies of the genus Melitaea, having black wings with yellowish-brown, checkerlike markings.
[chek-er-wurk] /ˈtʃɛk ərˌwɜrk/ noun 1. a pile of loosely stacked bricks in the regenerator of a regenerative furnace.
[chek-hoo k] /ˈtʃɛkˌhʊk/ noun 1. a on the saddle of a harness, for holding the end of the .