an extremely venomous diamondback rattlesnake, Crotalus adamanteus, of the southeastern U.S.
[ee-ster-ner] /ˈi stər nər/ noun, (often initial capital letter) 1. a native or inhabitant of an area, especially of the U.S. /ˈiːstənə/ noun 1. (sometimes not capital) a native or inhabitant of the east of any specified region, esp of the Orient or of the eastern states of the US
noun 1. . noun 1. the eastern part of the Roman Empire, especially after the division in a.d. 395, having its capital at Constantinople: survived the fall of the Western Roman Empire in a.d. 476. noun 1. the eastern of the two empires created by the division of the Roman Empire in 395 ad See […]
- Eastern establishment
The elite universities and financial institutions of major cities in the northeastern United States. These institutions, by virtue of their long-standing economic and social dominance, are often believed to exert an influence out of proportion to their size. In American politics, the Eastern Establishment often takes a liberal Republican stand. (See also Ivy League, Madison […]
plural noun 1. a low mountain range in S India along the E margin of the Deccan plateau and parallel to the coast of the Bay of Bengal. plural noun 1. a mountain range in S India, parallel to the Bay of Bengal: united with the Western Ghats by the Nilgiri Hills; forms the E […]