any of numerous spiders of the family Argiopidae, characterized by loosely woven, spiraling webs that have support lines radiating outward from the center.
[awr-bee] /ˈɔr bi/ adjective, orbier, orbiest. Archaic. 1. like or pertaining to an .
[awrk] /ɔrk/ noun 1. any of several cetaceans, as a grampus. 2. a mythical monster, as an ogre. 1. Officers’ Reserve Corps. /ɔːk/ noun 1. any of various whales, such as the killer and grampus 2. one of an imaginary race of evil goblins, esp in the fiction of J.R.R. Tolkien n. “ogre, devouring monster,” […]
1. Officers’ Reserve Corps.
[awr-kuh] /ˈɔr kə/ noun 1. the killer whale, Orcinus orca. /ˈɔːkə/ noun (pl) orcas, orca 1. a killer whale n. “killer whale,” introduced as a generic term for the species by 1841, from earlier use in scientific names, from Latin orca “cetacean, a kind of whale.” Earlier in English, orc, ork “large whale” (c.1590), from […]