such a plant when valued for its medicinal properties, flavor, scent, or the like.
a sweet, crystalline substance
a game in which two opposing teams of 11 players each defend goals at opposite ends of a field having goal posts at each end
a long, usually slender piece of tallow or wax with an embedded wick that is burned to give light.
a mechanism or group of parts performing one function or serving one purpose in a complex machine
also called vegetable gold. a crocus, Crocus sativus, having showy purple flowers.
a flat, open-faced baked pie of Italian origin, consisting of a thin layer of bread dough topped with spiced tomato sauce and cheese
a portable computer, usually battery powered, small enough to rest on the users lap and having a screen that closes over the keyboard like a lid
a small or inexpensive restaurant or coffee bar, serving light meals and refreshments
small cubes of plastic, ivory, bone, or wood, marked on each side with one to six spots
any tree or shrub belonging to the genus Ficus
a spicy or aromatic odor or fragrance.
the brandy distilled in and shipped from the legally delimited area surrounding the town of Cognac
a white sheep or goat cheese popular in Greece
any old World plant or shrub belonging to the genus Lavandula, of the mint family
the first meal of the day; morning meal
the aromatic inner bark of any of several East Indian trees belonging to the genus Cinnamonum
a portable or detachable lock with a pivoted or sliding shackle that can be passed through a link, ring, staple, or the like
the dried flower bud of a tropical tree, used whole or ground as a spice
the currency of any country held on deposit in Europe
Greek savory pastry. It is filled with spinach, feta cheese, eggs, onions, and seasoning
any of a group of organic substances essential in small quantities to normal metabolism
a strong aniseed-flavoured spirit from Greece
to look at, read, or examine for information
a game played by two teams of usually five players each on a rectangular court having a raised basket
the starchy seeds or grain of an annual marsh grass, Oryza sativa
any shrub or small tree belonging to the genus Corylus
a beverage consisting of a decoction or infusion of the roasted ground or crushed seeds
an upright shaft or structure, of stone, brick, or other material
a covering for all or part of the face, worn to conceal one's identity
a sheet of insulating material used for the mounting and interconnection of components in electronic equipment
an oil expressed from the olive fruit, used in cooking, in salad dressings, in medicine, etc.
a block, usually of metal and generally square or hexagonal, perforated with a threaded hole so that it can be screwed down on a bolt to hold together objects through which the bolt passes.
Audio. a headset designed for use with a stereo system.
the salt waters that cover the greater part of the earth's surface
any of a class of pungent or aromatic substances of vegetable origin
an art of sound in time that expresses ideas and emotions in significant forms through the elements of rhythm
any plant of the genus Piper
the annual festival of the Christian church commemorating the birth of Jesus
a special disposal of goods, as at reduced prices
a white, starchy pasta of Italian origin that is made in the form of long strings, boiled, and served with any of a variety of meat, tomato, or other sauces
a type of podium is used to honour the top three competitors in events
a flat wire or plastic clip shaped so that it can hold sheets of paper between two of its loops
a drink consisting of an infusion of the roasted and ground or crushed seeds of the coffee tree
a crystalline compound, sodium chloride, NaCl, occurring as a mineral, a constituent of seawater, etc
the large plant family Leguminosae
a city in and the capital of Hungary, in the central part, on the Danube River
the roundish reproductive body produced by the female of certain animals
a device to compensate for defective vision
a clock with a bell or buzzer that can be set to sound at a particular time, as to awaken someone.
an instrument used in auscultation to convey sounds in the chest or other parts of the body to the ear of the examiner.
a game in which clubs with wooden or metal heads are used to hit a small, white ball into a number of holes
an individual cup-shaped quick bread made with wheat flour, cornmeal, or the like, and baked in a pan containing a series of cuplike forms