the respiratory organ of a spider, scorpion, or other arachnid, composed of thin, membranous structures arranged like the leaves of a book.
The breathing organ of scorpions, spiders, and some other arachnids. It consists of membranes arranged in several parallel folds like the pages of a book.
a person who makes a business of accepting the bets of others on the outcome of sports contests, especially of horse races. a person who makes books. Contemporary Examples New Kate Pregnancy Rumors Circulate! Tom Sykes July 14, 2014 Dennis Rodman’s Sponsor for North Korea Trips Decides Working With a Homicidal Tyrant Was a Bad […]
a studious or learned man; scholar. a person whose occupation is selling or publishing books. Historical Examples When Winter Comes to Main Street Grant Martin Overton The Creed of the Old South 1865-1915 Basil L. Gildersleeve Prose Fancies Richard Le Gallienne The Building of a Book Various William Sharp (Fiona Macleod) Elizabeth A. Sharp The […]
a ribbon or other marker placed between the pages of a book to mark a place. a bookplate. Digital Technology. Also called favorite. a link to a website address saved electronically in a browser to facilitate quick access to the Web page. an electronic pointer created in a computer file to facilitate quick access to […]
a match in or from a matchbook.