[mel-oid] /ˈmɛl ɔɪd/
a beetle of the family Meloidae, comprising the blister beetles.
belonging or pertaining to the family Meloidae.
any long-legged beetle of the family Meloidae, which includes the blister beetles and oil beetles
of, relating to, or belonging to the Meloidae
noun a passion for music, melody Word Origin Latin melos ‘song’
noun one who is passionate about music Word Origin Latin melos ‘song’
[mel-uh n] /ˈmɛl ən/ noun 1. the fruit of any of various plants of the gourd family, as the muskmelon or watermelon. 2. medium crimson or deep pink. 3. the visible upper portion of the head of a surfacing whale or dolphin, including the beak, eyes, and blowhole. 4. Informal. /ˈmɛlən/ noun 1. any of […]
[mel-uh n-buhlb] /ˈmɛl ənˌbʌlb/ noun, Furniture. 1. a large, bulbous turning, sometimes with surface carving, found especially on the legs and posts of Elizabethan and Jacobean furniture.