a southern Asian lotus, Nelumbo nucifera, of the water lily family, having fragrant pink or rose flowers.
noun 1. .
plural noun 1. Also called the Indies. SE Asia, including India, Indonesia, and the Malay Archipelago. 2. the Malay Archipelago. plural noun the East Indies 1. the Malay Archipelago, including or excluding the Philippines 2. SE Asia in general
[ee-sting] /ˈi stɪŋ/ noun 1. Navigation. the distance due made good on any course tending eastward; easterly departure. 2. a shifting eastward; easterly direction. 3. Surveying. a distance from a north-south reference line. /ˈiːstɪŋ/ noun 1. (nautical) the net distance eastwards made by a vessel moving towards the east 2. (cartography)
noun 1. a town on the S shore of Long Island, in SE New York.