a tree, Alnus oregona (or A. rubra), of western North America, having smooth, mottled light gray bark and oval serrate leaves.
the hard, red wood of this tree, used for making furniture.
noun 1. a furnace having its incoming air heated by exhaust gases, the passage of air and gases through the furnace being always in the same direction.
[ri-koo-per-uh-tiv, -puh-rey-tiv, -kyoo-] /rɪˈku pər ə tɪv, -pəˌreɪ tɪv, -ˈkyu-/ adjective 1. that recuperates. 2. having the power of recuperating. 3. pertaining to recuperation: recuperative powers.
noun, Fortification. 1. a V -shaped work, usually projecting from a fortified line. noun 1. a fortification of two parapets at a salient angle
noun, French Le Rouge et le Noir 1. a novel (1832) by Stendhal.