a fern, Asplenium bulbiferum, of tropical Africa and Australasia, the fronds often bearing bulbils that sprout into new plants while still attached, grown as an ornamental.
noun, plural mother superiors, mothers superior. 1. the head of a Christian religious community for women. noun (pl) mother superiors, mothers superior 1. the head of a community of nuns
- Mother teresa
[tuh-ree-suh, -zuh, -rey-; for 2 also Spanish te-re-sah] /təˈri sə, -zə, -ˈreɪ-; for 2 also Spanish tɛˈrɛ sɑ/ noun 1. Mother (Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu) 1910–97, Albanian nun: Nobel Peace Prize 1979 for work in the slums of Calcutta, India. 2. Saint, . 3. a female given name, form of . /təˈriːzə/ noun 1. Saint, known […]
[muhth -er tuhng for 1; muhth -er tuhng for 2] /ˈmʌð ər ˈtʌŋ for 1; ˈmʌð ər ˌtʌŋ for 2/ noun 1. the language first learned by a person; native language. 2. . noun 1. the language first learned by a child 2. a language from which another has evolved noun See native language
[wish-aw] /ˈwɪʃ ɔ/ noun 1. a burgh in the Motherwell district, in S Scotland.