a magnolia, Magnolia grandiflora, of the southern U.S., having evergreen foliage and large, fragrant, white flowers, grown as a shade and ornamental tree in the warmer parts of the U.S.: the state tree of Mississippi.
noun 1. Fukienese. noun 1. a group of Chinese dialects, including Amoy and Taiwanese, spoken in Fukien province in southeastern China as well as in Taiwan.
[suhth -ern-mohst or, esp. British, -muh st] /ˈsʌð ərnˌmoʊst or, esp. British, -məst/ adjective 1. farthest south. southernmost /ˈsʌðənˌməʊst/ adjective 1. situated or occurring farthest south
noun 1. a low-latitude fluctuation of atmospheric pressure closely linked with El Niño events, specifically the periods of El Niño warming and La Niña cooling. southern oscillation The cyclic variation of atmospheric pressure at sea level between the eastern and western regions of the southern Pacific Ocean as a result of the periodic cooling and […]
noun 1. See under Paiute (def 2). noun, plural Paiutes (especially collectively) Paiute. 1. a member of a group of North American Indians of the Uto-Aztecan family dwelling in California, Nevada, Utah, and Arizona. 2. either of two mutually unintelligible Uto-Aztecan languages (Northern Paiute and Southern Paiute) noun 1. (pl) -utes, -ute. a member of […]