noun, acronym (in World War II)
Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces
noun 1. Sir Peter. born 1926, British dramatist. His plays include The Royal Hunt of the Sun (1964), Equus (1973), Amadeus (1979), and The Gift of the Gorgon (1992)
noun 1. one of the four schools of Islamic law, founded by al-Shafiʿi.
noun 1. a long pole forming the body of various weapons, as lances, halberds, or arrows. 2. something directed or barbed as in sharp attack: shafts of sarcasm. 3. a ray or beam: a shaft of sunlight. 4. a long, comparatively straight handle serving as an important or balancing part of an implement or device, […]
noun, Nautical. 1. an enclosure on a ship for housing a propeller shaft and a walk for oilers.