a large, usually reddish gaseous vortex on the surface of Jupiter, about 14,000 by 30,000 km, that drifts about slowly as the planet rotates and has been observed for several hundred years.
See Great Red Spot
noun 1. a spruce, Picea rubens, of eastern North America, having reddish-brown bark and cones and yielding a light, soft wood used for pulp, in the construction of boxes, etc.
noun 1. a large, open square in central Moscow, adjacent to the Kremlin: site of military parades, Lenin’s tomb, and St. Basil’s cathedral.
noun 1. a variety of squill whose bulbs are red, used chiefly as a rat poison.
noun 1. a reddish squirrel, Tamiasciurus hudsonicus, of North America. red squirrel noun 1. a reddish-brown squirrel, Sciurus vulgaris, inhabiting woodlands of Europe and parts of Asia 2. American red squirrel, chickaree, either of two reddish-brown squirrels, Tamiasciurus hudsonicus or T. douglasii, inhabiting forests of North America