any of several boldly marked black and white penguins of the genus Spheniscus, especially S. demersus, of southern Africa, with a call resembling a donkey’s bray.
noun, Nautical. 1. a rig of sails not conforming to a recognized type. noun phrase A shoulder holster: The butt of a large revolver was hanging out of a mol-ded-leather Jackass rig on Maksins’ left side [1980s+ Police; probably fr the resemblance of the harness to that of a horse or jackass]
[jak-uh-tahr] /ˈdʒæk əˌtɑr/ noun, Newfoundland. 1. a Newfoundland native of mixed French and Amerindian descent.
noun 1. a bushy tropical plant, Canavalia ensiformis, of the legume family, grown especially for forage. 2. the white seeds of this plant. noun 1. a tropical American leguminous plant, Canavalia ensiformis, that has clusters of purple flowers and long pods and is grown in the southern US for forage
noun, Nautical. 1. a block used in raising or lowering a topgallant yard.