a series of stitches used in knitting to produce a cable effect.
the pattern produced by a cable-stitch.
to produce such a stitch or pattern.
the passage from the mouth to the stomach or to the lungs, including the pharynx, esophagus, larynx, and trachea. some analogous or similar narrowed part or passage. the front of the neck below the chin and above the collarbone. the narrow opening between a fireplace and its flue or smoke chamber, often closed by a […]
(in most vertebrates) one of the hard bodies or processes usually attached in a row to each jaw, serving for the prehension and mastication of food, as weapons of attack or defense, etc., and in mammals typically composed chiefly of dentin surrounding a sensitive pulp and covered on the crown with enamel. (in invertebrates) any […]
the third molar on each side of the upper and lower jaws: the last tooth to erupt. cut one’s wisdom teeth, to attain maturity or discretion. Historical Examples Scientific American Supplement, No. 358, November 11, 1882 Various noun any of the four molar teeth, one at the back of each side of the jaw, that […]
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