brick having a sprinkling of dark spots caused by the presence of iron salts.
- Iron chancellor
noun 1. the. nickname of (Prince Otto Eduard Leopold von) Bismarck1
[adjective ahy-ern-klad; noun ahy-ern-klad] /adjective ˈaɪ ərnˈklæd; noun ˈaɪ ərnˌklæd/ adjective 1. covered or cased with plates, as a ship for naval warfare; armor-plated. 2. very rigid or exacting; inflexible; unbreakable: an ironclad contract. noun 3. a wooden warship of the middle or late 19th century having or steel armor plating. adjective (ˌaɪənˈklæd) 1. covered […]
noun 1. a German medal awarded for outstanding bravery or service during wartime. 2. (lowercase) Gymnastics. an upright, crosslike position held between the rings, with the arms fully extended laterally and the legs held together and pointed downward. noun 1. the highest decoration for bravery awarded to the German armed forces in wartime: instituted in […]
noun 1. (sometimes initial capital letters) a barrier to understanding and the exchange of information and ideas created by ideological, political, and military hostility of one country toward another, especially such a barrier between the Soviet Union and its allies and other countries. 2. an impenetrable barrier to communication or information, especially as imposed by […]