a large penguin, Aptenodytes patagonicus, found on islands bordering the Antarctic Circle.
a large penguin, Aptenodytes patagonica, found on islands bordering the Antarctic Circle
- King philip
[fil-ip] /ˈfɪl ɪp/ noun 1. one of the 12 apostles. Mark 3:18; John 1:43–48; 6:5–7. 2. one of the leaders of the Christian Hellenists in the early church in Jerusalem who afterwards became an evangelist and missionary. Acts 6; 8:26–40. 3. King (Metacomet) died 1676, North American Indian chief: sachem of the Wampanoag tribe 1662–76; […]
[king-pin] /ˈkɪŋˌpɪn/ noun 1. Bowling. 2. Informal. the person of chief importance in a corporation, movement, undertaking, etc. 3. Informal. the chief element of any system, plan, or the like. 4. a kingbolt. 5. either of the pins that are a part of the mechanism for turning the front wheels in some automotive steering systems. […]
noun, Shipbuilding. 1. a plank running along the center line of a deck, into which all other planks are fitted.
noun 1. a structural member running vertically between the apex and base of a triangular roof truss. 2. Machinery. a rotating or stationary column for supporting tackle or booms used in lifting. noun 1. a vertical post connecting the apex of a triangular roof truss to the tie beam Also called joggle post Compare queen […]