a seaport in Tyne and Wear, in NE England.
a city and port in NE England, in Sunderland unitary authority, Tyne and Wear, at the mouth of the River Wear: formerly known for shipbuilding, now has car manufacturing, chemicals; university (1992). Pop: 177 739 (2001)
a unitary authority in NE England, in Tyne and Wear. Pop: 283 100 (2003 est). Area: 138 sq km (53 sq miles)
noun 1. any of several small, carnivorous bog plants of the genus Drosera, having sticky hairs that trap insects. noun 1. any of several bog plants of the genus Drosera, having leaves covered with sticky hairs that trap and digest insects: family Droseraceae
- Sun disc
noun 1. a disc symbolizing the sun, esp one flanked by two serpents and the extended wings of a vulture, used as a religious figure in ancient Egypt
noun 1. the disk of the sun. 2. a representation of this, especially in religious symbolism.
noun 1. parhelion. 2. a small or incomplete rainbow. noun 1. another word for parhelion 2. a small rainbow or halo near the horizon