stems or stalks collectively, as of grain or of peas, beans, or hops, especially as used for litter or thatching.
a single stem or stalk.
a variant spelling of haulm
the stems or stalks of beans, peas, potatoes, grasses, etc, collectively, as used for thatching, bedding, etc
a single stem of such a plant
[hahlm-stahd] /ˈhɑlmˌstɑd/ noun 1. a seaport in SW Sweden. /Swedish ˈhalmstɑːd/ noun 1. a port in SW Sweden, on the Kattegat. Pop: 88 032 (2004 est)
[hey-loh] /ˈheɪ loʊ/ noun, plural halos, haloes. 1. Also called nimbus. a geometric shape, usually in the form of a disk, circle, ring, or rayed structure, traditionally representing a radiant light around or above the head of a divine or sacred personage, an ancient or medieval monarch, etc. 2. an atmosphere or quality of glory, […]
[hal-oh-bak-teer-ee-uh] /ˌhæl oʊ bækˈtɪər i ə/ plural noun, singular halobacterium [hal-oh-bak-teer-ee-uh m] /ˌhæl oʊ bækˈtɪər i əm/ (Show IPA) 1. rod-shaped archaebacteria, as of the genera Halobacterium and Halococcus, occurring in saline environments as the Dead Sea, salt flats, and brine, and using the pigment bacteriorhodopsin rather than chlorophyll for photosynthesis.
[hal-oh-bahy-ont, hey-loh-] /ˌhæl oʊˈbaɪ ɒnt, ˌheɪ loʊ-/ noun, Biology. 1. an organism that thrives in a saline environment. /ˌhæləʊˈbaɪɒnt/ noun 1. a plant or animal that lives in a salty environment such as the sea