a geranium, Pelargonium quercifolium, of southern Africa, having oaklike leaves with purple veins and sparse clusters of purple flowers with darker markings.
language A portable object-oriented Scheme by K. Lang and Barak Perlmutter of Yale. Oaklisp uses a superset of Scheme syntax. It is based on generic operations rather than functions, and features anonymous classes, multiple inheritance, a strong error system, setters and locators for operations and a facility for dynamic binding. Version 1.2 includes an interface, […]
[ohk-maws, -mos] /ˈoʊkˌmɔs, -ˌmɒs/ noun 1. a lichen, Evernia pranastri, growing on and other trees, yielding a resin used in the manufacture of perfumes.
noun 1. a city in NE Illinois, near Chicago. 2. a city in SE Michigan.
noun 1. a city in E Tennessee, near Knoxville: atomic research center. A city in Tennessee, where uranium for the atomic bomb was produced during World War II. Since that time, the government has maintained a variety of nuclear research facilities in Oak Ridge. (See also Manhattan Project.)