the war (1642–46) between the Parliamentarians and the Royalists, sometimes extended to include the events of the period 1646–48.
noun 1. one of an English breed of compact medium-sized sporting dogs having a medium-length coat of various solid colors or parti-colored, low-set, droopy ears, fairly short legs, and a docked tail, originally raised as a hunting dog.
noun, Masonry. 1. a brickwork bond in which the vertical joints of the stretchers in any course are in line with the centers of the first stretchers above and below.
noun 1. the common European daisy, Bellis perennis.
noun 1. See under (def 1). [elm] /ɛlm/ noun 1. any tree of the genus Ulmus, as U. procera (English elm) characterized by the gradually spreading columnar manner of growth of its branches. Compare , . 2. the wood of such a tree. /ɛlm/ noun 1. any ulmaceous tree of the genus Ulmus, occurring in […]