a defect or fault imposed on a coin during its minting.
a mountain in N central Germany: the highest peak in the Harz Mountains. 3745 feet (1140 meters). Historical Examples Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 62, No. 382, October 1847 Various The Prose Writings of Heinrich Heine Heinrich Heine Meteorology J. G. M’Pherson Bye-Ways Robert Smythe Hichens Brave Men and Women O.E. Fuller McClure’s Magazine, Vol. 31, […]
an optical phenomenon sometimes occurring at high altitudes when the image of an observer placed between the sun and a cloud is projected on the cloud as a greatly magnified shadow.
any of several small, red, South American deer of the genus Mazama, having short, unbranched antlers. the male red deer in the second year, with the first growth of straight horns. Historical Examples Cord and Creese James de Mille The Greville Memoirs (Third Part) Volume I (of II) Charles Cavendish Fulke Greville The Love Affairs […]