(in the Atlantic Provinces of Canada) a shallow lagoon formed by a sand bar
a seaport in E Cuba: oldest town in Cuba; settled 1512. Historical Examples Cocoanuts form the chief article of export from Baracoa, which is the last port of any note on the north coast of Cuba. The History of Cuba, vol. 5 Willis Fletcher Johnson The Spaniards caught him and burned him to death at […]
noun (physiol) the ability to sense pressure
loss of the ability to estimate or perceive the weight of an object. baragnosis bar·ag·no·sis (bār’āg-nō’sĭs) n. Loss or impairment of the ability to differentiate varying weights or pressures, sometimes the result of a brain lesion.
a spiritual power believed to be possessed by certain persons, objects, tombs, etc. Imamu Amiri [ih-mah-moo uh-meer-ee] /ɪˈmɑ mu əˈmɪər i/ (Show IPA), (Everett LeRoi Jones) born 1934, U.S. dramatist, poet, and political activist. Contemporary Examples baraka actually suggests that his ties to gang leaders would allow him to broker a peace among the gangs […]