a fern of the genus Ophioglossum, having one or sometimes two sterile leaves and a fruiting spike.
any of several American dogtooth violets.
any of several terrestrial ferns of the genus Ophioglossum, esp O. vulgatum, that grow in the N hemisphere and have a spore-bearing body that sticks out like a spike from the leaf: family Ophioglossaceae
another name for dogtooth violet
noun the greater stitchwort See stitchwort
Julian (“Cannonball”) 1928–75, American jazz saxophonist. Historical Examples Most people found Adderley out sooner or later, but I had detected the man’s true nature from the very beginning. Tales of Chinatown Sax Rohmer By the bye tell me what are a Mr. Adderley and a Miss Adderley to her? Miss Eden’s Letters Emily Eden Was […]
to unite or join so as to increase the number, quantity, size, or importance: to add two cups of sugar; to add a postscript to her letter; to add insult to injury. to find the sum of (often followed by up): Add this column of figures. Add up the grocery bills. to say or write […]
addi ornament, (Luke 3:28), the son of Cosam, and father of Melchi, one of the progenitors of Christ.
a person who is to an activity, habit, or substance: a drug addict. to cause to become physiologically or psychologically dependent on an substance, as alcohol or a narcotic. to habituate or abandon (oneself) to something compulsively or obsessively: a writer addicted to the use of high-flown language; children addicted to video games. Contemporary Examples […]