a member of a fascist organization, especially the Italian Fascist militia, wearing a black shirt as part of the uniform.
noun a secret facility used by a country’s military as a prison and interrogation centre, whose existence is denied by the government Contemporary Examples Terror Prisons in The Post-Gitmo World Noah Kristula-Green June 26, 2012 Did the CIA Chief Just Dare Obama to Fire Him? Eli Lake March 10, 2014
a black and white New World skimmer, Rynchops nigra, having a bill with a reddish-orange base.
a person who makes horseshoes and shoes horses. a person who forges objects of iron. a blackish damselfish, Chromis punctipinnis, inhabiting coastal waters off southern California. Contemporary Examples The Jewish Conquistadors Edward Kritzler December 20, 2008 The ‘GOT’ Red Viper and Mountain Duel, and a History of Medieval Trial by Combat Steven Isaac June 2, […]
the work of a blacksmith. Historical Examples The Boys of Crawford’s Basin Sidford F. Hamp The Red Man’s Continent Ellsworth Huntington Wage Earning and Education R. R. Lutz The New North Agnes Deans Cameron Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves: Volume IV, Georgia Narratives, Part […]