noun, Plant Pathology.
a disease of stored apples, especially the Jonathan, characterized by circular lesions on the fruit.
- Jonathan swift
[swift] /swɪft/ noun 1. Gustavus Franklin, 1839–1903, U.S. meat packer. 2. Jonathan (“Isaac Bickerstaff”) 1667–1745, English satirist and clergyman, born in Ireland.
- Jonathan wainwright
[weyn-rahyt] /ˈweɪnˌraɪt/ noun 1. Jonathan Mayhew [mey-hyoo] /ˈmeɪ hyu/ (Show IPA), 1883–1953, U.S. general. /ˈweɪnˌraɪt/ noun 1. a person who makes wagons /ˈweɪnˌraɪt/ noun 1. Loudon. born 1946, US rock singer and songwriter. His albums include Loudon Wainwright III (1970), Fame and Wealth (1983), Grown Man (1995) and Strange Weirdos (2007) 2. his daughter, Martha. […]
dove of the dumbness of the distance; i.e., “the silent dove in distant places”, title of Ps. 56. This was probably the name of some well known tune or melody to which the psalm was to be sung.
verb To play a game of verbal abuse, esp against the opponent’s mother and family; jive, play the dozens: All kinds of kids jone, says 11-year-old Hamani/ readers howling in outrage that we had dared to suggest that the verb ”joan” (meaning to insult) was possibly derived from Joan Rivers [1930s+ Black; origin unknown]