an appetizer of small pieces of raw fish marinated in lime or lemon juice, often with onions, peppers, and spices.
Chewa. a member of a Bantu-speaking people of Malawi. Also called Chichewa. the Bantu language of the Chewa people, widely spoken in Malawi. noun (pl) -was, -wa. a member of a Negroid people of Malawi, E Zambia, and N Zimbabwe, related to the Bemba the language of this people See Chichewa
programming, tool A C prototype extractor by Adam Bryant email@example.com. cextract can generate header files for large multi-file C programs, and will automatically generate prototypes for all of the functions in such a program. It can also generate a sorted list of all functions and their locations. cextract version 1.7 works with both ANSI C […]
former name of Sri Lanka. noun the former name (until 1972) of Sri Lanka an island in the Indian Ocean, off the SE coast of India: consists politically of the republic of Sri Lanka. Area: 64 644 sq km (24 959 sq miles) Portuguese form of Sri Lanka (q.v.). Related: Ceylonese. Former name for the […]
See under cinnamon (def 1). the aromatic inner bark of any of several East Indian trees belonging to the genus Cinnamonum, of the laurel family, especially the bark of C. zeylanicum (Ceylon cinnamon) used as a spice, or that of C. loureirii (Saigon cinnamon) used in medicine as a cordial and carminative. a tree yielding […]