fissure, a place apparently east of the Dead Sea (Gen. 10:19). It was afterwards known as Callirhoe, a place famous for its hot springs.
[lasht] /læʃt/ adjective 1. having or eyelashes, especially of a specified kind or description (usually used in combination): long-lashed blue eyes. [lash] /læʃ/ noun 1. the flexible part of a whip; the section of cord or the like forming the extremity of a whip. 2. a swift stroke or blow, with a whip or the […]
jargon, algorithm (Harvard) A program that solves a standard problem (such as the Eight Queens Puzzle or implementing the life algorithm) in a deliberately nonstandard way. Distinguished from a crock or kluge by the fact that the programmer did it on purpose as a mental exercise. Such constructions are quite popular in exercises such as […]
[lash-ing] /ˈlæʃ ɪŋ/ noun 1. the act of a person or thing that . 2. a whipping with or as if with a . 3. a severe scolding; tongue-lashing. [lash-ing] /ˈlæʃ ɪŋ/ noun 1. a binding or fastening with a rope or the like. 2. the rope or the like used. [lash] /læʃ/ noun 1. […]
[lash-ingz] /ˈlæʃ ɪŋz/ noun, (used with a plural verb) Chiefly British Informal. 1. an abundance; plenty (usually followed by of): strawberries with lashings of cream. [lash-ing] /ˈlæʃ ɪŋ/ noun 1. the act of a person or thing that . 2. a whipping with or as if with a . 3. a severe scolding; tongue-lashing. [lash-ing] […]