a form of Japanese puppet theater in which puppeteers, dressed in black and visible to the audience, manipulate large puppets to the accompaniment of a chanted narration and musical instruments.
a Japanese form of puppet theatre in which the puppets are usually about four feet high, with moving features as well as limbs and each puppet is manipulated by up to three puppeteers who remain onstage
a brand of synthetic rubber made by polymerizing or copolymerizing butadiene with another material, as acrylonitrile, styrene, or sodium. Historical Examples The Poor Plutocrats Maurus Jkai A Soldier’s Experience or A Voice from the Ranks: Showing the Cost of War in Blood and Treasure Timothy Gowing noun trademark a synthetic rubber formed by polymerizing butadiene […]
a connected group; cluster: a bunch of grapes. a group of things: a bunch of papers. Informal. a group of people: They’re a fine bunch of students. a knob; lump; protuberance. to group together; make a bunch of. to gather into a cluster; gather together. (of fabric or clothing) to gather into folds (often followed […]