any of several finches of the genus Leucosticte, of Asia and western North America, having dark brown plumage with a pinkish wash on the wings and rump.
any of several finches of the genus Leucosticte, occurring in mountainous regions of North America and Asia. They have brown or grey plumage with pink patches on the wings, rump, and tail
noun 1. See under pastor (def 3). noun 1. a minister or priest in charge of a church. 2. a person having spiritual care of a number of persons. 3. Ornithology. any of various starlings, especially Sturnus roseus (rosy pastor) of Europe and Asia. verb (used with object) 4. to serve as the pastor of: […]
noun 1. Theodore, 1907–81, U.S. sculptor, born in Poland.
verb (used without object), rotted, rotting. 1. to undergo decomposition; decay. 2. to deteriorate, disintegrate, fall, or become weak due to decay (often followed by away, from, off, etc.). 3. to languish, as in confinement. 4. to become morally corrupt or offensive. verb (used with object), rotted, rotting. 5. to cause to rot: Dampness rots […]
/rot ther’teen/ [Usenet: from “rotate alphabet 13 places”], v. The simple Caesar-cypher encryption that replaces each English letter with the one 13 places forward or back along the alphabet, so that “The butler did it!” becomes “Gur ohgyre qvq vg!” Most Usenet news reading and posting programs include a rot13 feature. It is used to […]