(“Bird Woman”) 1787?–1812? Shoshone guide and interpreter: accompanied Lewis and Clark expedition 1804–05.
A young Native American woman who guided Meriwether Lewis and William Clark on their expedition to explore territory gained through the Louisiana Purchase. (See Lewis and Clark expedition.)
Note: Her portrait is stamped on the golden dollar.
noun 1. the white crappie. See under crappie.
noun 1. a coarse grass, Sporobolus wrightii, of the southwestern US and Mexico, grown for hay and pasture
abbreviation 1. South African Council of Churches
noun 1. the act of checking a horse quickly with a single strong pull of the reins. 2. Ophthalmology. the series of small, jerky movements of the eyes when changing focus from one point to another. noun 1. the movement of the eye when it makes a sudden change of fixation, as in reading 2. […]