the netlike pattern of colored lines or dots forming the background design of certain postage stamps.
a graduated glass tube, commonly having a stopcock at the bottom, used for accurately measuring or measuring out small quantities of liquid. Historical Examples Beasts, Men and Gods Ferdinand Ossendowski Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 3 Various noun a graduated glass tube with a stopcock on one end for dispensing and transferring known […]
a graduated glass tube, commonly having a stopcock at the bottom, used for accurately measuring or measuring out small quantities of liquid. Historical Examples Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 7 Various The Starvation Treatment of Diabetes Lewis Webb Hill Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D) Various Transactions of the American […]
Informal. a city or town. History/Historical. a fortified town. Contemporary Examples ‘Is It Good For The Jews?’ Is Not The Question Shany Mor December 8, 2013 Yes, TNR, There Really is an American Jewish Cocoon Peter Beinart December 3, 2013 Meet The Israeli Left’s New Ideas Factory Ali Gharib April 17, 2013 Historical Examples The […]
French Bourgogne. a region in central France: a former kingdom, duchy, and province. any of various wines, red and white, mostly still, full, and dry, produced in the Burgundy region. (often lowercase) any of various red wines with similar characteristics made elsewhere. (lowercase) a grayish red-brown to dark blackish-purple color. Also called Burgundy sauce. a […]