a ceremonial cloak having a long train and a silk or fur-lined hood, worn by cardinals, bishops, and certain other dignitaries.
an ancient country in E Asia Minor: it became a Roman province in a.d. Historical Examples Cyropaedia Xenophon The American Journal of Archaeology, 1893-1 Various Dio’s Rome, Volume 1 (of 6) Cassius Dio The Life of Cicero Anthony Trollope The Geography of Strabo, Volume II (of 3) Strabo The History of Antiquity, Vol. III (of […]
an ancient country in E Asia Minor: it became a Roman province in a.d. Historical Examples The Seven Great Monarchies Of The Ancient Eastern World, Vol 6. (of 7): Parthia George Rawlinson Alroy Benjamin Disraeli The Last of the Legions and Other Tales of Long Ago Arthur Conan Doyle Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume […]
belonging to the Capparidaceae (or Capparaceae), the caper family of plants. adjective of, relating to, or belonging to the Capparidaceae (or (Capparaceae), a family of plants, mostly shrubs including the caper, of warm tropical regions
shoe boil. a swelling of the elbow of a horse due to irritation caused by the hoof striking the elbow when lying down.