Also called steam organ. a musical instrument consisting of a set of harsh-sounding steam whistles that are activated by a keyboard. (initial capital letter). Also, Kalliope. Classical Mythology. the Muse of heroic poetry. Historical Examples Friendship Village Zona Gale Friendship Village Zona Gale Friendship Village Zona Gale Friendship Village Zona Gale Friendship Village Zona Gale […]
resembling a calliope in sound; piercingly loud: a calliopean voice.
any of several species of coreopsis, especially Coreopsis tinctoria, a widely cultivated garden plant. Historical Examples A Woman’s Hardy Garden Helena Rutherfurd Ely noun another name for coreopsis
calipash. the part of a turtle next to the upper shield, consisting of a greenish gelatinous substance, considered a delicacy. Historical Examples Men’s Wives William Makepeace Thackeray Men’s Wives William Makepeace Thackeray noun a variant spelling of calipash noun the greenish glutinous edible part of the turtle found next to the upper shell, considered a […]