a Mexican plant, Schoenocaulon officinale, of the lily family, having long, grasslike leaves and bitter seeds.
the seeds of this plant, formerly used medicinally and as a source of veratrine and veratridine.
a tropical American liliaceous plant, Schoenocaulon officinale
the bitter brown seeds of this plant, which contain the alkaloids veratrine and veratridine and are used in insecticides
adjective, noun 1. Sabean. adjective 1. of or relating to Saba. noun 2. an inhabitant of Saba. noun 1. an inhabitant or native of ancient Saba 2. the ancient Semitic language of Saba adjective 3. of or relating to ancient Saba, its inhabitants, or their language
noun 1. a state in Malaysia, on the N tip of Borneo: formerly a British crown colony. 29,347 sq. mi. (76,008 sq. km). Capital: Kota Kinabalu. noun 1. a state of Malaysia, occupying N Borneo and offshore islands in the South China and Sulu Seas: became a British protectorate in 1888; gained independence and joined […]
noun, plural sabalos. 1. the tarpon.
noun, (used with a plural verb) 1. armies; hosts. Rom. 9:29; James 5:4. noun 1. (Bible) hosts, armies (esp in the phrase the Lord of Sabaoth in Romans 9:29) the transliteration of the Hebrew word _tsebha’oth_, meaning “hosts,” “armies” (Rom. 9:29; James 5:4). In the LXX. the Hebrew word is rendered by “Almighty.” (See Rev. […]