(especially during the U.S. westward migration) any region where one was likely to encounter Indians, especially hostile Indians.
noun 1. a nasturtium, Tropaeolum majus, of South America, having red-spotted or red-striped, yellow-orange flowers, the young flower buds and fruits being used as seasoning.
noun 1. a North American plant, Medeola virginiana, of the lily family, having whorled leaves, nodding, greenish-yellow flowers, and an edible root.
noun 1. a shrub, Symphoricarpos orbiculatus, of the honeysuckle family, found from South Dakota and Texas to the eastern coast of the U.S., having hairy leaves, inconspicuous white flowers, and reddish-purple fruit.
noun 1. . [tur, tahr] /tɜr, tɑr/ noun 1. a desert in NW India and S Pakistan. About 100,000 sq. mi. (259,000 sq. km). noun 1. another name for the Thar Desert /tɑː/ noun 1. a desert in NW India, mainly in NW Rajasthan state and extending into Pakistan. Area: over 260 000 sq km […]