the constellation Ursa Minor.
noun 1. a Eurasian plant, Ranunculus ficaria, of the buttercup family, having heart-shaped leaves and glossy yellow flowers, naturalized in North America. noun 1. a Eurasian ranunculaceous plant, Ranunculus ficaria, having yellow flowers and heart-shaped leaves Also called pilewort Compare greater celandine
noun 1. the larva of a widely distributed pyralid moth, Elasmopalpus lignosellus, that damages corn and some other crops by boring into the part of the stalk close to the soil.
- Lesser curvature of stomach
lesser curvature of stomach less·er curvature of stomach (lěs’ər) n. The border of the stomach to which the lesser omentum is attached.
noun 1. (in ancient Attica) the wine feasts, processions, and dramatic performances composing one of the festivals honoring Dionysus, held in the middle of December.