noun, Naval Architecture.
a side elevation of a sailing vessel showing all sails and spars and some or all of the standing rigging, as if set directly fore-and-aft so that the true proportions are visible: sometimes combined with the rigging plan of the vessel.
noun 1. a very light glider that can be lifted by an upward current of air. verb (used without object), sailplaned, sailplaning. 2. to soar in a sailplane. noun 1. a high-performance glider
adjective 1. a Scot word for soft
noun, Chemistry. 1. a colorless or faintly yellow liquid, C 1 0 H 1 0 O 2 , obtained from sassafras oil or the like: used chiefly in perfumery, for flavoring, and in the manufacture of soaps. noun 1. a colourless or yellowish oily water-insoluble liquid present in sassafras and camphor oils and used in […]
noun, Chemistry. 1. any of a class of chiefly red organic dyes, phenazine derivatives, used for dyeing wool, silk, etc. 2. Also called phenosafranine. a purplish-red, water-soluble dye, C 1 8 H 1 4 N 4 , used for textiles and as a stain in microscopy. noun 1. any of a class of azine dyes, […]