And more of the same, as in John just loves hot dogs, hamburgers, french fries, and the like. [ c. 1600 ]
- And so on
(used to connect grammatically coordinate words, phrases, or clauses) along or together with; as well as; in addition to; besides; also; moreover: pens and pencils. added to; plus: 2 and 2 are 4. then: He read for an hour and went to bed. also, at the same time: to sleep and dream. then again; repeatedly: […]
a mountain range in W South America, extending about 4500 miles (7250 km) from N Colombia and Venezuela S to Cape Horn. Highest peak, Aconcagua, 22,834 feet (6960 meters). Contemporary Examples From the Andes to dinner tables in the U.S., quinoa has come a long, flavorful way to prominence in the grain family. The Perfect […]
- Andes lightning
an electrical discharge of the corona type, occurring over mountains when the atmosphere is electrically disturbed.
a mineral, intermediate in the plagioclase feldspar group, having a play of colors and usually found as crystals in igneous rocks. Historical Examples These intermediate members are the lime-soda felspars known as oligoclase, andesine, labradorite and bytownite. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 2 Various noun a feldspar mineral of the plagioclase series consisting […]