an aromatic, evergreen citrus shrub, Choisya ternata, of Mexico, having fragrant, white flowers, grown as an ornamental.
noun 1. See under . noun 1. any tropical American poppy of the genus Argemone, especially A. mexicana (Mexican poppy) having prickly pods and leaves and yellow or white, poppylike flowers. noun 1. an annual papaveraceous plant, Argemone mexicana, of tropical America, having prickly stems and leaves and large yellow or white flowers
- Mexican promotion
noun phrase Advancement in rank or status with no raise of salary (1950s+)
noun 1. Spanish as used in Mexico. Abbreviation: MexSp.
noun, Informal: Sometimes Offensive. 1. a stalemate or impasse; a confrontation that neither side can win. noun phrase A stalemate; deadlock; standoff •First referred to a tie baseball game (1891+)