paper of a high rag content, used for woodcuts, engravings, etc.
noun 1. the soft, orange or reddish, edible fruit of an Asian tree, Diospyros kaki. 2. the tree itself. noun 1. an Asian persimmon tree, Diospyros kaki, with red or orange edible fruit Also called kaki
noun 1. See under . [kuh-tur-niks] /kəˈtɜr nɪks/ noun 1. any of several small Old World quails of the genus Coturnix, especially C. japonica (Japanese quail) widely used as a laboratory animal.
noun 1. a flowering quince, Chaenomeles speciosa, of Japan, having scarlet flowers and pear-shaped fruit.
noun 1. . noun, Pathology. 1. an infectious disease occurring chiefly in Japan and the East Indies, caused by the organism Rickettsia tsutsugamushi, transmitted by mites through biting. noun 1. another name for scrub typhus noun 1. an acute febrile disease characterized by severe headache, skin rash, chills, and swelling of the lymph nodes, caused […]