any plant of the genus Tradescantia, having blue, purple, or rose-colored flowers.
any of several related plants.
any of various plants of the American genus Tradescantia, esp T. virginiana, having blue, purplish, or pink flowers and widely grown as house plants: family Commelinaceae See also tradescantia
any of various similar or related plants
adjective 1. like a spider or a spider’s web. 2. full of spiders. adjective 1. thin and angular like a spider’s legs: spidery handwriting
SPIE Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers
noun, plural spies. 1. a person employed by a government to obtain secret information or intelligence about another, usually hostile, country, especially with reference to military or naval affairs. 2. a person who keeps close and secret watch on the actions and words of another or others. 3. a person who seeks to obtain confidential […]
[spee-guh l-ahy-zuh n] /ˈspi gəlˌaɪ zən/ noun 1. a lustrous, crystalline pig iron containing a large amount of manganese, sometimes 15 percent or more, used in making steel. spiegeleisen /ˈspiːɡəlˌaɪzən/ noun 1. a type of pig iron that is rich in manganese and carbon