an evergreen shrub, Berberis buxifolia, of southern Chile, having prickle-tipped leaves, dark-purple fruit, and orange-yellow flowers, rarely flowering in cultivation.
noun, Astronomy. 1. either of two irregular galactic clusters in the southern heavens that are the nearest independent star system to the Milky Way. /ˌmæɡɪˈlænɪk/ noun 1. either of two small irregular galaxies, the Large Magellanic Cloud (Nubecula Major) and the Small Magellanic Cloud (Nubecula Minor), lying near the S celestial pole; they are probably […]
[mah-guh n dey-vid; Sephardic Hebrew mah-gen dah-veed; Ashkenazic Hebrew maw-guh n daw-vid] /ˈmɑ gən ˈdeɪ vɪd; Sephardic Hebrew mɑˈgɛn dɑˈvid; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈmɔ gən ˈdɔ vɪd/ noun, Judaism. 1. . /ˈmɔːɡən ˈdeɪvɪd/ noun 1. (Judaism) another name for the Star of David
[ma-zhahn-dee] /ma ʒɑ̃ˈdi/ noun 1. François [frahn-swa] /frɑ̃ˈswa/ (Show IPA), 1783–1855, French physiologist.
[muh-jen-tuh] /məˈdʒɛn tə/ noun 1. . 2. a purplish red. [muh-jen-tuh] /məˈdʒɛn tə/ noun 1. a town in N Italy, W of Milan: the French and Sardinians defeated the Austrians here 1859. /məˈdʒɛntə/ noun 1. 2. another name for fuchsin n. 1860, in honor of the Battle of Magenta in Italy, where the French and […]