[chek-ee] /ˈtʃɛk i/
divided into several rows of squares of two alternating tinctures:
a fess checky, or and azure.
(usually postpositive) (heraldry) having squares of alternating tinctures or furs; checked
- Check your six
verb phrase Look behind you [Fr the aviation term ”your six o’clock,” referring to the relative location of an aircraft with 12 o’clock being directly in front of the airplane]
[ched-er] /ˈtʃɛd ər/ noun, (often initial capital letter) 1. a hard, smooth-textured cheese, made usually from the whole milk of cows and varying in color from white to deep yellow and in flavor from mild to sharp as it ages. /ˈtʃɛdə/ noun 1. (sometimes not capital) any of several types of smooth hard yellow or […]
noun 1. a low, mat-forming European plant, Dianthus gratianopolitanus, of the pink family, having solitary, fragrant, rose-colored flowers with fringed petals.
[ched-ahyt, shed-] /ˈtʃɛd aɪt, ˈʃɛd-/ noun, Chemistry. 1. an explosive for blasting, composed of a chlorate or perchlorate mixed with a fatty substance, as castor oil. /ˈtʃɛdaɪt; ˈʃɛd-/ noun 1. an explosive made by mixing a powdered chlorate or perchlorate with a fatty substance, such as castor oil