a town in the Strathclyde region, on Bute island, in SW Scotland: resort; ruins of 11th-century castle.
a town in SW Scotland, in Argyll and Bute, on the E coast of the Isle of Bute. Pop: 5017 (2001)
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1. an individual retirement account in which investments are made with taxable dollars, but earnings are tax-free and withdrawals are tax-free after age 59 1/2.
noun 1. Mark, 1903–70, U.S. painter, born in Russia. noun 1. Mark. 1903–70, US abstract expressionist painter, born in Russia
Rothschilds [(rawths-cheyeldz, rawth-cheyeldz, roht-shilts)] A family of European financiers and bankers active since the eighteenth century. The Rothschilds had spectacular success in governmental finance in the nineteenth century, supporting, for example, the British against the French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte. The family is spread through several nations to this day.
noun, French. 1. roast. noun 1. (in India and the Caribbean) a type of unleavened bread