[ched-ahyt, shed-] /ˈtʃɛd aɪt, ˈʃɛd-/
an explosive for blasting, composed of a chlorate or perchlorate mixed with a fatty substance, as castor oil.
an explosive made by mixing a powdered chlorate or perchlorate with a fatty substance, such as castor oil
[khey-duh r; English khey-der, hey-] /ˈxeɪ dər; English ˈxeɪ dər, ˈheɪ-/ noun, plural chadarim [khuh-dah-rim] /xəˈdɑ rɪm/ (Show IPA). English, cheders. Yiddish. 1. . /ˈxɛdɛr; English ˈheɪdə/ noun (Judaism) (pl) chadarim (xadaˈriːm), (English) cheders 1. (in Western countries) elementary religious education classes, usually outside normal school hours 2. more traditionally, a full-time elementary religious school […]
(= Khudur-Lagamar of the inscriptions), king of Elam. Many centuries before the age of Abraham, Canaan and even the Sinaitic peninsula had been conquered by Babylonian kings, and in the time of Abraham himself Babylonia was ruled by a dynasty which claimed sovereignity over Syria and Palestine. The kings of the dynasty bore names which […]
noun Marijuana (1970s+ Narcotics)
[chee-chah-koh] /tʃiˈtʃɑ koʊ/ noun, plural cheechakos. (sometimes initial capital letter) Informal. (in Alaska and Northern Canada) 1. a tenderfoot; greenhorn; newcomer. noun A newcomer; greenhorn [1890s+; fr Chinook jargon chee chahco, ”newcomer”]