[kal-mee-uh] /ˈkæl mi ə/
any North American evergreen shrub belonging to the genus Kalmia, of the heath family, having showy flowers, as the mountain laurel.
any evergreen ericaceous shrub of the North American genus Kalmia, having showy clusters of white or pink flowers See also mountain laurel
[kal-muhk, kal-muhk] /ˈkæl mʌk, kælˈmʌk/ noun 1. a member of any of a group of Buddhistic Mongol tribes of a region extending from western China to the valley of the lower Volga River. 2. a Mongolian language used by the part of the Kalmuck people that was formerly powerful in northwest China, specifically in Dzungaria, […]
[kal-mik-ee-uh; Russian kuhl-mi-kyuh] /kælˈmɪk i ə; Russian kʌlˈmɪ kyə/ noun 1. an autonomous republic in the Russian Federation in Europe, on the NW shore of the Caspian Sea. 75,900 sq. mi. (196,581 sq. km). Capital: Elista.
- Kalmyk republic
noun 1. a constituent republic of S Russia, on the Caspian Sea: became subject to Russia in 1646. Capital: Elista. Pop: 292 400 (2002). Area: 76 100 sq km (29 382 sq miles) Also Kalmykia
[kah-lawng, -long] /ˈkɑ lɔŋ, -lɒŋ/ noun 1. a large flying fox of Southeast Asia. /ˈkɑːlɒŋ/ noun 1. any fruit bat of the genus Pteropus; a flying fox