a licensed bookmaking establishment that takes off-track bets on horse races.
(in Britain) a licensed bookmaker’s premises not on a racecourse
a crater in the third quadrant of the face of the moon: about 60 miles (96 km) in diameter.
a person who bet. Historical Examples The Door Through Space Marion Zimmer Bradley Thoroughbreds W. A. Fraser The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer, Complete Charles James Lever (1806-1872) Fred Fearnot’s New Ranch Hal Standish Twenty Years a Detective in the Wickedest City in the World Clifton R. Wooldridge My Adventures with Your Money George Graham Rice […]
- Betty lamp
an Early American lamp, consisting of a shallow, covered basin filled with oil, tallow, etc., providing fuel for a wick housed in a teapotlike spout, and often hung by a hook or suspended from a chain. Historical Examples Customs and Fashions in Old New England Alice Morse Earle
- Betula oil