an evergreen tree, Gordonia lasianthus, of the tea family, having fragrant, long-stalked white flowers and egg-shaped fruit.
noun, Obsolete. 1. an assistant to the surgeon on board a ship. noun 1. (Brit, navy) (formerly) a boy or man acting as a medical orderly on board ship
noun 1. a coniferous tree, Pinus taeda, of the southeastern U.S., having bundles of stout often twisted needles and blackish-gray bark. 2. the wood of this tree, used for timber and pulpwood.
[loh-boh] /ˈloʊ boʊ/ noun, plural lobos. 1. the gray or timber wolf of the western U.S. /ˈləʊbəʊ/ noun (pl) -bos 1. (Western US) another name for timber wolf n. wolf of the U.S. southwest, 1859, from Spanish lobo, from Latin lupus (see wolf).
[loh-buh-luh] /ˈloʊ bə lə/ noun, plural lobolos. 1. a bride price, typically of cattle, paid to a bride’s father among Bantu-speaking tribes of southern Africa. /lɔːˈbɔːlə; ləˈbəʊ-/ noun 1. (in southern Africa) an African custom by which a bridegroom’s family makes a payment in cattle or cash to the bride’s family shortly before the marriage