any of several trees of the genus Eucalyptus, especially E. camaldulensis, having smooth, gray bark.
the hard, reddish wood of this tree, used for making railroad ties, fence posts, etc.
sweet gum (defs 1, 2).
any of several Australian myrtaceous trees of the genus Eucalyptus, esp E. camaldulensis, which has reddish wood See also blue gum
the hard red wood from this tree, used for making railway sleepers, posts, etc
another name for sweet gum
adjective, adverb 1. in the very act of a crime, wrongdoing, etc., or in possession of self-incriminating evidence: They caught him red-handed dipping into the till. adjective 1. (postpositive) in the act of committing a crime or doing something wrong or shameful (esp in the phrase catch red-handed)
noun 1. the broad-brimmed official hat of a Roman Catholic cardinal, symbolic of the office or rank of a cardinal. 2. a cardinal. noun 1. the broad-brimmed crimson hat given to cardinals as the symbol of their rank and office 2. the rank and office of a cardinal
[dem-uh n-strey-shuh n] /ˌdɛm ənˈstreɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act or circumstance of proving or being proved conclusively, as by reasoning or a show of evidence: a belief incapable of demonstration. 2. something serving as proof or supporting evidence: They sent a check as a demonstration of their concern. 3. a description or explanation, as […]
verb (used with object), demonstrated, demonstrating. 1. to make evident or establish by arguments or reasoning; prove: to demonstrate a philosophical principle. 2. to describe, explain, or illustrate by examples, specimens, experiments, or the like: to demonstrate the force of gravity by dropping an object. 3. to manifest or exhibit; show: He demonstrated his courage […]