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either of two parasitic or saprophytic plants of the genus Monotropa, especially the tawny or reddish M. hypopithys (false beechdrops) of eastern North America.
noun 1. a horizontal partition above the actual bottom of a box, trunk, etc., especially one forming a secret compartment.
- False bread-fruit
[bred-froot] /ˈbrɛdˌfrut/ noun 1. .
noun 1. a spiny shrub or small tree, Bumelia lanuginosa, of the sapodilla family, native to the southern U.S., having gummy, milky sap and white, bell-shaped flowers and yielding a hard, light-brown wood.
[fawls-kahrd] /ˈfɔlsˌkɑrd/ verb (used without object), Chiefly Bridge. 1. to play a false card. noun, Chiefly Bridge. 1. a card played to give an opponent a mistaken idea of the quality or length of one’s holding in the suit led. verb 1. (intransitive) (bridge) to play a misleading card, esp a high loser, in order […]