[hairz-foo t] /ˈhɛərzˌfʊt/
a fern, Polypodium aureum, of tropical America, having a brown, scaly rootstock and green or deep bluish-green fronds.
noun 1. See under . [rag-wurt, -wawrt] /ˈrægˌwɜrt, -ˌwɔrt/ noun 1. any of various composite plants of the genus Senecio, as S. jacobaea, of the Old World, having yellow flowers and irregularly lobed leaves, or S. aureus (golden ragwort) of North America, also having yellow flowers. /ˈræɡˌwɜːt/ noun 1. any of several plants of the […]
noun 1. an ornamental tree, Koelreuteria paniculata, of the soapberry family, native to China and adjacent areas, having pinnate leaves, large clusters of fragrant yellow flowers, and inflated pods containing black seeds used as beads.
- Golden raisin
noun a small, light-colored, seedless raisin that is more tart than ordinary raisins Examples She made golden raisin fried rice. Usage Note cooking
- Golden ratio
noun 1. the ratio of two lengths, equal in value to (1 + √5)/2, and given by b/a = (b + a)/b; it is the reciprocal of the golden section and also equal to (1 + golden section) Φ Compare golden section noun the value (1 + sqrt(5)) / 2, which is approximately 1.6180339887, the […]