noun, plural shoji, shojis.
a light screen consisting of a framework of wood covered with paper or other translucent material, used originally in Japanese homes as one of a series of sliding panels between the interior and exterior or between two interior spaces.
noun (pl) -ji, -jis
a rice-paper screen in a sliding wooden frame, used in Japanese houses as a partition
any similar screen
noun 1. a city in S Maharashtra in SW India. noun 1. a city in SW India, in S Maharashtra: major textile centre. Pop: 873 037 (2001)
- Sholem aleichem
noun 1. Sholom [shaw-luh m] /ˈʃɔ ləm/ (Show IPA), or Sholem [shoh-lem,, -luh m] /ˈʃoʊ lɛm,, -ləm/ (Show IPA), or Shalom [shah-lohm] /ʃɑˈloʊm/ (Show IPA), (pen name of Solomon Rabinowitz) 1859–1916, Russian author of Yiddish novels, plays, and short stories; in the U.S. from 1906. Sholem Aleichem noun 1. See Aleichem noun 1. Sholom, real […]
noun 1. Christopher Latham [ley-thuh m,, -th uh m] /ˈleɪ θəm,, -ðəm/ (Show IPA), 1819–90, U.S. inventor of the typewriter. noun 1. Christopher Latham. 1819–90, US inventor, who invented (1868) the typewriter and sold the patent to the Remington company (1873)
noun 1. Mikhail [mee-hahy-eel;; Russian myi-khuh-yeel] /ˌmi haɪˈil;; Russian myɪ xʌˈyil/ (Show IPA), 1905–84, Russian novelist: Nobel prize 1965. noun 1. Mikhail Aleksandrovich (mixaˈil alɪkˈsandrəvitʃ). 1905–84, Soviet author, noted particularly for And Quiet flows the Don (1934) and The Don flows Home to the Sea (1940), describing the effect of the Revolution and civil war […]