the Dutch name for North Holland
[noos] /nus/ noun 1. a loop with a running knot, as in a snare, lasso, or hangman’s halter, that tightens as the rope is pulled. 2. a tie or bond; snare. verb (used with object), noosed, noosing. 3. to secure by or as by a noose. 4. to make a noose with or in (a […]
[noh-uh-sfeer] /ˈnoʊ əˌsfɪər/ noun, Ecology. 1. the biosphere including and modified by such human activities as agriculture, forestry, animal husbandry, urbanization, and industrialization. /ˈnəʊˌsfɪə/ noun 1. (philosophy) the part of the biosphere that is affected by human thought, culture, and knowledge
[noot-kuh, noo t-] /ˈnut kə, ˈnʊt-/ noun, plural Nootkas (especially collectively) Nootka for 2. 1. a Wakashan language spoken in SW Canada on the western coast of Vancouver Island. 2. a member of an Indian people of Washington and Vancouver Island speaking this language. /ˈnʊtkə; ˈnuːt-/ noun 1. (pl) -ka, -kas. a member of a […]
noun 1. (in the Pacific Northwest) .