By Marc McCutcheon

ISBN-10: 0816079463

ISBN-13: 9780816079469

ISBN-10: 1438129742

ISBN-13: 9781438129747

This can be the e-book to exploit while searching for a descriptive or technical time period or if you be aware of the topic or which means yet no longer the categorical note. it's a shrewdpermanent blend of a opposite dictionary and a word list, with millions of descriptions of phrases equipped into topic different types and sub-categories.What do you name the reference of selection for these maddening moments if you understand what it's, yet no longer what its referred to as? A Descriptionary, after all! this convenient e-book offers millions of definitions prepared thematically instead of alphabetically. an outstanding reference for writers, scholars, academics, crossword puzzle buffs, or any lover of language.

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Lincoln English breed, white with or without black cremaster at the tip of the abdomen of a pupa, spots, polled, the largest of all sheep breeds with rams weighing as much as 375 pounds; produces heavy fleece. S. breed, white, polled, head free of wool, produces medium wool. an extension used to attach the pupa to the place of pupation. crepuscular active or flying during the twilight, as some species of moths and butterflies. Oxford English breed, gray to brown, polled, large. dagger moth a family of moths recognized by black daggers or dashes on their gray brown forewings.

The wall. embedded column a column that is partially English bond a bricklaying method characterized by alternating courses of headers (heads of the bricks facing out) and stretchers (laid out horizontally in the direction of the wall). patterns. entablature in a classical order, the upper section resting on the capital, consisting of the architrave, the frieze, and the cornice. course one row of bricks or stones in a wall. facade the exterior face of a building. cove ceiling a ceiling that curves down to meet the fanlight a semicircular window with radiating sash walls.

Pulvillus the adhesive foot lobe moistened by hybrid. secretion that allows insects to cling to smooth surfaces. pupa the inactive stage of metamorphosis following the larval stage and preceding the adult stage. pupate to become a pupa. crossbreed a cross between two different breeds; a crutching trimming the wool around a ewe’s udder and flanks. cud regurgitated food chewed a second time and then reswallowed, part of the natural digestive process of ruminants. Livestock cull to remove an undesirable animal from a herd.

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