a twining woody vine, Cocculus carolinus, of the southeastern U.S., having inconspicuous flowers and showy, red fruit.
an extinct New World parakeet, Conuropsis carolinensis, that ranged into the northern U.S., having yellowish-green plumage with an orange-yellow head.
- Carolina rice
noun a long-grain fluffy rice originally planted in North Carolina but now grown in Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas, and California Usage Note cooking
a large wren, Thryothorus ludovicianus, of the U.S., having a musical call.
of or relating to Charles, especially Charles I and Charles II of England or their times. a female given name. Contemporary Examples How does Caroline stack up against these esteemed politicians? America’s Least Qualified Senators Benjamin Sarlin December 17, 2008 Being compared to Caroline Glick or the AIPAC crowd is never nice. Who’s Afraid of […]