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 […]
noun 1. See under . [el-uh-fuh nt] /ˈɛl ə fənt/ noun, plural elephants (especially collectively) elephant for 1. 1. either of two large, five-toed pachyderms of the family Elephantidae, characterized by a long, prehensile trunk formed of the nose and upper lip, including Loxodonta africana (African elephant) with enormous flapping ears, two fingerlike projections at […]
noun 1. British India and the Indian states ruled by native princes but under indirect British control: dissolved in 1947 and absorbed into India and Pakistan. noun 1. British India and the Indian states under indirect British control, which gained independence as India and Pakistan in 1947