a front, as of a chest of drawers, having a horizontal compound curve with a convex section between two concave ones.
noun, Jewelry. 1. a green variety of serpentine used as a gem: not a true jade.
noun, Furniture. 1. an X -stretcher having curved lines.
serpentinite (sər-pěn’tə-nīt’) A metamorphic rock consisting almost entirely of minerals in the serpentine group. Serpentinite forms from the alteration of ferromagnesian silicate materials, such as olivine and pyroxene, during metamorphism.
noun, plural series. 1. a group or a number of related or similar things, events, etc., arranged or occurring in temporal, spatial, or other order or succession; sequence. 2. a number of games, contests, or sporting events, with the same participants, considered as a unit: The two baseball clubs played a five-game series. 3. a […]