any of the round or square prehistoric stone towers found in the Balearic Islands, possibly modeled after the nuraghi in Sardinia.
noun 1. a hound with long pendent ears. noun 1. Charles, Duke of Shrewsbury, 1660–1718, British statesman: prime minister 1714. 2. William Henry Fox, 1800–77, English pioneer in photography. 3. a male given name. noun 1. (formerly) an ancient breed of large hound, usually white or light-coloured, having pendulous ears and strong powers of scent […]
noun, Photography. 1. calotype.
noun 1. Also, talcum [tal-kuh m] /ˈtæl kəm/ (Show IPA). a green-to-gray, soft mineral, hydrous magnesium silicate, Mg 3 (Si 4 O 10)(OH) 2 , unctuous to the touch, and occurring usually in foliated or compact masses, used in making lubricants, talcum powder, electrical insulation, etc. 2. talcum powder. verb (used with object), talcked or […]
noun 1. a city in central Chile. noun 1. a city in central Chile: scene of the declaration of Chilean independence (1818). Pop: 206 000 (2005 est)