a nonferrous metal, as copper, zinc, or nickel, or an alloy, as hard solder, used for brazing together pieces of metal.
a river flowing SE from N Texas to the Gulf of Mexico. 870 miles (1400 km) long. Historical Examples The Mucker Edgar Rice Burroughs The Adventures of the Chevalier De La Salle and His Companions, in Their Explorations of the Prairies, Forests, Lakes, and Rivers, of the New World, and Their Interviews with the Savage […]
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Pierre Paul François Camille Savorgnan de [pyer pawl frahn-swa ka-mee-yuh sa-vawr-nyahn duh] /pyɛr pɔl frɑ̃ˈswa kaˈmi yə sa vɔrˈnyɑ̃ də/ (Show IPA), 1852–1905, French explorer in Africa, born in Italy. Historical Examples Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 4 Various The Shores of the Adriatic F. Hamilton Jackson The Shores of the Adriatic F. […]
a port in and the capital of the People’s Republic of the Congo, in the S part, on the Congo (Zaire) River: former capital of French Equatorial Africa. People’s Republic of the, a republic in central Africa, W of the Democratic Republic of the Congo: formerly an overseas territory in French Equatorial Africa; now an […]