noun, Slang: Extremely Disparaging and Offensive.
a contemptuous term used to refer to a Spanish-American person.
(US, slang) a derogatory word for a person from a Spanish-speaking country in South or Central America or a Spanish-speaking community in the US
noun, plural spiculae [spik-yuh-lee] /ˈspɪk yəˌli/ (Show IPA) 1. a spicule. noun, plural spicula [spik-yuh-luh] /ˈspɪk yə lə/ (Show IPA). Zoology. 1. a small, needlelike body, part, process, or the like. noun (pl) -la (-lə) 1. another word for spicule (sense 1)
adjective 1. having the form of a spicule. 2. covered with or having spicules; consisting of spicules.
noun 1. formation into spicules.
noun 1. a small or minute, slender, sharp-pointed body or part; a small, needlelike crystal, process, or the like. 2. Zoology. one of the small, hard, calcareous or siliceous bodies that serve as the skeletal elements of various marine and freshwater invertebrates. 3. Astronomy. a jet of gas several hundred miles in diameter rising from […]