any of various American composite plants constituting the genus Verbesina, having clustered, usually yellow flower heads.
- Crown cap
noun 1. (Brit) an airtight metal seal crimped on the top of most bottled beers, ciders, mineral waters, etc noun a metal bottle cap with a crimped edge, used mainly to seal beverages Examples The height of the crown cap was reduced and specified in the German standard DIN 6099 in the 1960s. This also […]
noun 1. a British colony in which the crown has the entire control of legislation and administration, as distinguished from one having a constitution and representative government. noun 1. a British colony whose administration and legislature is controlled by the Crown
noun, Canadian. 1. a commercial company owned by the government and controlled and partially operated by civil servants. noun 1. (in Canada) a corporation owned by the federal or a provincial government
- Crown court
noun 1. (English law) a court of criminal jurisdiction holding sessions in towns throughout England and Wales at which circuit judges hear and determine cases