the edible portion of a species of pore fungus, Polyporus mylittae, that occurs in Australia.
plural noun the Black Ferns, the women’s international Rugby Union football team of New Zealand Historical Examples Little Eve Edgarton Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
pertaining to or designating a style of vase painting developed in Greece in the 7th and 6th centuries b.c., chiefly characterized by silhouetted figures painted in black slip on a red clay body, details incised into the design, and a two-dimensional structure of form and space. Historical Examples Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice […]
a disease of tobacco, characterized by angular, dark lesions on the leaves, caused by a bacterium, Pseudomonas angulata.
any of various dark-colored fishes, as the tautog, Tautoga onitis, or the sea bass, Centropristes striatus. a small, freshwater food fish, Dallia pectoralis, found in Alaska and Siberia, noted for its ability to survive frozen in ice. black whale. Contemporary Examples ‘Blackfish’ Director: Killer Whales Don’t Belong in Captivity Gabriela Cowperthwaite October 23, 2013 Long […]