noun, Chiefly Archaeology.
a subterranean passage or structure; grotto.
(archaeol) an underground chamber or passage
noun 1. a cardinal point of the compass lying directly opposite north. Abbreviation: S. 2. the direction in which this point lies. 3. (usually initial capital letter) a region or territory situated in this direction. 4. the South, the general area south of Pennsylvania and the Ohio River and east of the Mississippi, consisting mainly […]
noun 1. Republic of, a country in S Africa; member of the Commonwealth of Nations until 1961. 472,000 sq. mi. (1,222,480 sq. km). Capitals: Pretoria and Cape Town. South Africa noun 1. Republic of South Africa, a republic occupying the southernmost part of the African continent: the Dutch Cape Colony (1652) was acquired by Britain […]
adjective 1. of southern Africa. 2. of the Republic of South Africa. noun 3. a native or inhabitant of the Republic of South Africa, especially one of European descent. South African adjective 1. of or relating to the Republic of South Africa, its inhabitants, or any of their languages noun 2. a native or inhabitant […]
noun, (used with a plural verb) 1. the Boers. adjective 2. of, relating to, or characteristic of the Boers. South African Dutch noun 1. (not used in South Africa) another name for Afrikaans