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Alamodality
Alamodality Al`a*mo*dal"i*ty, n. The quality of being [`a] la mode; conformity to the mode or fashion; fashionableness. [R.] --Southey.
Alamode
Alamode Al"a*mode`, adv. & a. [F. [`a] la mode after the fashion.] According to the fashion or prevailing mode. ``Alamode beef shops.' --Macaulay.
Alamode
Alamode Al"a*mode`, n. A thin, black silk for hoods, scarfs, etc.; -- often called simply mode. --Buchanan.
Alamort
Alamort Al`a*mort", a. [F. [`a] la mort to the death. Cf. Amort.] To the death; mortally.
Calamospiza melanocorys
Lark Lark, n. [OE. larke, laverock, AS. l[=a]werce; akin to D. leeuwerik, LG. lewerke, OHG. l?rahha, G. lerche, Sw. l["a]rka, Dan. lerke, Icel. l[ae]virki.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one numerous species of singing birds of the genus Alauda and allied genera (family Alaudid[ae]). They mostly belong to Europe, Asia, and Northern Africa. In America they are represented by the shore larks, or horned by the shore larks, or horned larks, of the genus Otocoris. The true larks have holaspidean tarsi, very long hind claws, and usually, dull, sandy brown colors. Note: The European skylark, or lark of the poets (Alauda arvensis), is of a brown mottled color, and is noted for its clear and sweet song, uttered as it rises and descends almost perpendicularly in the air. It is considered a table delicacy, and immense numbers are killed for the markets. Other well-known European species are the crested, or tufted, lark (Alauda cristata), and the wood lark (A. arborea). The pipits, or titlarks, of the genus Anthus (family Motacillid[ae]) are often called larks. See Pipit. The American meadow larks, of the genus Sturnella, are allied to the starlings. See Meadow Lark. The Australian bush lark is Mirafra Horsfieldii. See Shore lark. Lark bunting (Zo["o]l.), a fringilline bird (Calamospiza melanocorys) found on the plains of the Western United States. Lark sparrow (Zo["o]l.), a sparrow (Chondestes grammacus), found in the Mississippi Valley and the Western United States.
Monothalamous
Monothalamous Mon`o*thal"a*mous, a. [Mono- + Gr. ? chamber: cf. F. monothalame.] (Zo["o]l.) One-chambered.
Polythalamous
Polythalamous Pol`y*thal"a*mous, a. [Poly- + Gr. ? a chamber.] (Zo["o]l.) Many-chambered; -- applied to shells of Foraminifera and cephalopods. See Illust. of Nautilus.
Thalamocoele
Thalamocoele Thal"a*mo*c[oe]le`, n. [Thalamic + Gr. koi^los hollow.] (Anat.) The cavity or ventricle of the thalamencephalon; the third ventricle.
Thalamophora
Thalamophora Thal`a*moph"o*ra, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. qa`lamos chamber + ? to bear.] (Zo["o]l.) Same as Foraminifera.

Meaning of Alamo from wikipedia

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- The Alamo Drafthouse Cinema is an American cinema chain founded in 1997 in Austin, Texas that is famous for serving dinner and drinks during the movie...
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