a shrub, Jasminum grandiflorum, of India, having crimson-tinged, fragrant white flowers, grown as an ornamental and for perfume.
noun 1. an American game fish, Scomberomorus maculatus, inhabiting the Atlantic Ocean. 2. any of various similar scombroid fishes. 3. (in California) the jack mackerel. Spanish mackerel noun 1. Also called kingfish. any scombroid food fish of the genus Scomberomorus, esp S. maculatus, of American coastal regions of the Atlantic: family Scombridae (mackerels, tunnies, etc) […]
noun 1. (formerly) the mainland of America adjacent to the Caribbean Sea, especially the area between the mouth of the Orinoco River and the Isthmus of Panama. 2. the Caribbean Sea: the route of the Spanish treasure galleons and a former haunt of pirates. Spanish Main noun 1. the mainland of Spanish America, esp the […]
- Spanish moroccan
adjective 1. of or relating to the former Spanish colony of Spanish Morocco (now part of Morocco) or its inhabitants noun 2. a native or inhabitant of Spanish Morocco
noun 1. See under Morocco (def 1). noun 1. French Maroc. Spanish Marruecos. a kingdom in NW Africa: formed from a sultanate that was divided into two protectorates (French Morocco and Spanish Morocco) and an international zone. 172,104 sq. mi. (445,749 sq. km). Capital: Rabat. Compare Tangier Zone. 2. former name of Marrakesh. 3. (lowercase) […]