a premium red grape used in winemaking, especially in the Bordeaux region of France and in northern California.
a dry red wine made from this grape.
noun (sometimes not capitals)
a black grape originally grown in the Bordeaux area of France, and now throughout the wine-producing world
any of various red wines made from this grape
Étienne [ey-tyen] /eɪˈtyɛn/ (Show IPA), 1788–1856, French socialist who established a utopian community in the U.S. (in Illinois) called Icaria: became U.S. citizen 1854. Historical Examples Our Foreigners Samuel P. Orth Socialism and Democracy in Europe Samuel P. Orth Socialism John Spargo Our Foreigners Samuel P. Orth Our Foreigners Samuel P. Orth Our Foreigners Samuel […]
any of several large-headed fishes, especially a sculpin, Scorpaenichthys marmoratus, of Pacific coastal waters of North America. Historical Examples Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine, No. 401, March 1849 Various Bat Wing Bowles Dane Coolidge noun a large food fish, Scorpaenichthys marmoratus, of North American Pacific coastal waters, having greenish flesh: family Cottidae (bullheads and sea scorpions)
cabg coronary artery bypass graft
the chapter house of a cathedral. a town council, especially in Latin America. a town hall in colonial Spanish America. Historical Examples The Philippine Islands, 1493-1803 E.H. Blair The Oriental Republic of Uruguay at the World’s Columbian Exhibition, Chicago, 1893 Carlos Maria de Pena The Gold-Seekers Gustave Aimard Ponce de Leon William Pilling Journeys and […]
a city in NW Venezuela, on the E coast of Lake Maracaibo. noun a town in NW Venezuela, on the NE shore of Lake Maracaibo. Pop: 284 000 (2005 est)