Fine Arts. any of the fantastic ornamental, often asymmetrical, combinations characteristic of the Rococo period, consisting of rock, shell, and plant forms combined with artificial forms, esp C -curves.
decorative rock or shell work, esp as ornamentation in a rococo fountain, grotto, or interior
noun 1. a European plant, Allium scorodoprasum, of the amaryllis family, used like garlic. noun 1. a variety of sand leek whose garlic-like bulb is used for seasoning
noun 1. Michel. born 1930, French politician: prime minister of France (1988–91)
Rochalimaea Ro·cha·li·mae·a (rō’chə-lī-mē’ə) n. A genus of bacteria, closely resembling Rickettsia in staining properties, morphology, and mode of transmission between hosts.
noun 1. Jean Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur [zhahn ba-teest daw-na-syan duh vee-mœr] /ʒɑ̃ baˈtist dɔ naˈsyɛ̃ də viˈmœr/ (Show IPA), Count de, 1725–1807, French general: marshal of France 1791–1807; commander of the French army in the American Revolution.