the symbol (ʿ) used in the writing of Greek to indicate aspiration of the initial vowel or of the ρ (rho) over which it is placed.
the aspirated sound indicated by this mark.
(in Greek) the sign (῾) placed over an initial letter, or a second letter if the word begins with a diphthong, indicating that (in ancient Greek) it was pronounced with an h Compare smooth breathing
noun 1. Also called spatter dash. an exterior wall finish composed of mortar and fine pebbles mixed together and dashed against the wall. Compare pebble dash. 2. a crudely formed pattern or model. verb (used with object), roughcast, roughcasting. 3. to cover or coat with roughcast. 4. to make, shape, or prepare in a rough […]
noun 1. a breed of long-haired collie with a coarse black-and-white or black, tan, and white coat, thicker around its neck and shoulders. rough collie noun 1. a large long-haired collie having a distinctive ruff and a long narrow head without a pronounced stop
adjective 1. cut into small, irregular pieces (contrasted with fine-cut): rough-cut tobacco. noun, Movies. 1. the first assembly of a film following preliminary cutting and editing. noun 1. a first edited version of a film with the scenes in sequence and the soundtrack synchronized
noun See rough draft