a cocktail of vodka and beef bouillon or consommé.
any of several large North American constrictors of the genus Pituophis, as the gopher snake and pine snake, that feed chiefly upon small rodents. Historical Examples Chicken Little Jane on the Big John Lily Munsell Ritchie Pathfinder Alan Douglas A Tramp’s Notebook Morley Roberts Growing Nuts in the North Carl Weschcke A Master’s Degree Margaret […]
any of several large North American constrictors of the genus Pituophis, as the gopher snake and pine snake, that feed chiefly upon small rodents.
Also called bullnose stretcher. a brick having one of the edges along its length rounded for laying as a stretcher in a sill or the like. a brick laid on edge as a stretcher.
one of an English breed of medium-sized, short-haired dogs having a white, brindled, or tan and white coat, produced by crossing the bulldog and the terrier. Historical Examples The Soul of Susan Yellam Horace Annesley Vachell Heart of the Blue Ridge Waldron Baily Heart of the Blue Ridge Waldron Baily Reptiles and Birds Louis Figuier […]
a tall, spiny thistle, Cirsium vulgare, having heads of pink to purple flowers: a common weed in North America. Historical Examples The Skipper and the Skipped Holman Day