a North American oriole, Icterus spurius, the male of which is chestnut and black.
[awr-kek-tuh-mee] /ɔrˈkɛk tə mi/ noun, plural orchectomies. Surgery. 1. .
noun 1. an alfalfa valve of lesser diameter than the pipe it closes.
[awr-kuh-struh] /ˈɔr kə strə/ noun 1. a group of performers on various musical instruments, including especially stringed instruments of the viol class, clarinets and flutes, cornets and trombones, drums, and cymbals, for playing music, as symphonies, operas, popular music, or other compositions. 2. 3. (in the ancient Greek theater) the circular space in front of […]
[awr-kes-truh l] /ɔrˈkɛs trəl/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or resembling an . 2. composed for or performed by an : orchestral works. adj. 1811, from orchestra + -al (1).