a spinning process in which woolen yarn is twisted and wound onto a revolving bobbin located within a stationary cap, much used in the Bradford spinning process.
a finishing stone of a structure. the crowning achievement, point, element, or event. Contemporary Examples Panetta’s Thankless New Job John Barry April 27, 2011 New York Passes Gay Marriage: This Is the Tipping Point John Avlon June 24, 2011 Weird Washington Monument History William O’Connor May 11, 2014 Bill de Blasio Mayoral Win Signals Working […]
a person who is at the head of or in authority over others; chief; leader. an officer ranking in most armies above a first lieutenant and below a major. an officer in the U.S. Navy ranking above a commander and below a rear admiral or a commodore. a military leader. an officer in the police […]
a powder, C 9 H 8 Cl 3 NO 2 S, of white to cream color, used as a fungicide on vegetables, fruits, and flowers.
captain. Historical Examples The Electronic Mind Reader John Blaine Blow The Man Down Holman Day The Electronic Mind Reader John Blaine Field and Forest Oliver Optic Sky Island L. Frank Baum Rita Laura E. Richards The Skipper and the Skipped Holman Day Country Neighbors Alice Brown The Return of the Native Thomas Hardy The Red […]