[kawr-val-is] /kɔrˈvæl ɪs/
a city in W Oregon.
[kawrvz] /kɔrvz/ noun 1. plural of . [kawrf] /kɔrf/ noun, plural corves [kawrvz] /kɔrvz/ (Show IPA). British. 1. Mining. 2. a basket, cage, or boxlike structure with perforations for keeping lobsters or fish alive in water. /kɔːvz/ noun 1. the plural of corf /kɔːf/ noun (pl) corves 1. (Brit) a wagon or basket used formerly […]
[kawr-vey] /kɔrˈveɪ/ noun 1. unpaid labor for one day, as on the repair of roads, exacted by a feudal lord. 2. an obligation imposed on inhabitants of a district to perform services, as repair of roads, bridges, etc., for little or no remuneration. /ˈkɔːveɪ/ noun 1. (European history) a day’s unpaid labour owed by a […]
[kawr-vet] /kɔrˈvɛt/ noun 1. a warship of the old sailing class, having a flush deck and usually one tier of guns. 2. a lightly armed, fast ship used mostly for convoy escort and ranging in size between a destroyer and a gunboat. /kɔːˈvɛt/ noun 1. a lightly armed escort warship n. 1630s, also corvet, from […]
[kawr-vee-nuh] /kɔrˈvi nə/ noun 1. . /kɔːˈviːnə/ noun 1. a marine food fish, Menticirrhus undulatus, found in Pacific waters off Mexico and California 2. any of several related marine fishes of the family Sciaenidae