Law. younger; inferior in rank; junior, as in appointment.
an associate judge as distinguished from a chief justice.
(esp of a subordinate judge) of lower rank
noun 1. (Scot) poverty
adjective, Scot. 1. poor. 2. pure. adjective 1. a Scot word for poor
- Composting Toilet
Composting toilet is a toilet that do not use any water. This type of toilet is a dry toilet. The toilet processes the human excreta by using harsh chemicals.
- Handle with gloves
Also, handle with kid gloves. Treat with great or very gently, as in She has a terrible temper, so try to handle her with kid gloves. This usage probably alludes to the antonym, handle without gloves, meaning “to treat harshly.” Gloves made of kidskin, the hide of a young goat, are soft and pliable, whence […]
[kuh n-trak-choo-uh l] /kənˈtræk tʃu əl/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or secured by a . /kənˈtræktjʊəl/ adjective 1. of the nature of or assured by a contract adj. 1827, from Latin contractus (see contract (n.)) + -al (1).