any dwarf succulent of the genus Conophytum, native to southern Africa.
noun 1. (on a lathe) a pulley consisting of a conelike arrangement of graduated, concentric pulleys for driving the headstock at different speeds.
[kohn] /koʊn/ noun 1. Geometry. 2. anything shaped like a cone: sawdust piled up in a great cone; the cone of a volcano. 3. . 4. Botany. 5. Anatomy. one of the cone-shaped cells in the retina of the eye, sensitive to color and intensity of light. Compare (def 17). 6. one of a series […]
noun 1. any of numerous, chiefly tropical, marine gastropods of the genus Conus, having a smooth, brightly colored, conical shell with a short, flattened spire. noun 1. any of various tropical marine gastropod molluscs of the genus Conus and related genera, having a smooth conical shell Sometimes shortened to cone
[kon i-spres-ee-oh-nee, -ney, kohn; Italian kawn es-pres-syaw-ne] /ˈkɒn ɪˌsprɛs iˈoʊ ni, -neɪ, ˈkoʊn; Italian kɔn ˌɛs prɛsˈsyɔ nɛ/ adverb 1. with expression; expressively (used as a direction in music). /Italian kɔn ˌespresˈsjone/ adjective, adverb 1. (music) (to be performed) with feeling; expressively