Definition of English. Meaning of English. Synonyms of English
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Definition of English
English Note: In some parts of America, especially in New England,
the name walnut is given to several species of hickory
(Carya), and their fruit.
Ash-leaved walnut, a tree (Juglans fraxinifolia), native
Black walnut, a North American tree (J. nigra) valuable
for its purplish brown wood, which is extensively used in
cabinetwork and for gunstocks. The nuts are thick-shelled,
and nearly globular.
English, or European, walnut, a tree (J. regia),
native of Asia from the Caucasus to Japan, valuable for
its timber and for its excellent nuts, which are also
called Madeira nuts.
Walnut brown, a deep warm brown color, like that of the
heartwood of the black walnut.
Walnut oil, oil extracted from walnut meats. It is used in
cooking, making soap, etc.
White walnut, a North American tree (J. cinerea), bearing
long, oval, thick-shelled, oily nuts, commonly called
butternuts. See Butternut. EnglishEnglish Eng"lish, a. [AS. Englisc, fr. Engle, Angle, Engles,
Angles, a tribe of Germans from the southeast of Sleswick, in
Denmark, who settled in Britain and gave it the name of
England. Cf. Anglican.]
Of or pertaining to England, or to its inhabitants, or to the
present so-called Anglo-Saxon race.
English bond (Arch.) See 1st Bond, n., 8.
English breakfast tea. See Congou.
English horn. (Mus.) See Corno Inglese.
English walnut. (Bot.) See under Walnut. EnglishEnglish Eng"lish, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Englished; p. pr. &
vb. n. Englishing.]
1. To translate into the English language; to Anglicize;
hence, to interpret; to explain.
Those gracious acts . . . may be Englished more
properly, acts of fear and dissimulation. --Milton.
Caxton does not care to alter the French forms and
words in the book which he was Englishing. --T. L.
2. (Billiards) To strike (the cue ball) in such a manner as
to give it in addition to its forward motion a spinning
motion, that influences its direction after impact on
another ball or the cushion. [U.S.]
Meaning of English from wikipedia
- English usually refers
to: English people English language English
may also refer
, an adjective
of, from, or related
is a West Germanic language
that was first spoken
in early medieval England
and is now a global lingua
franca. Named after
the Angles, one of...
- English script
to either: Latin
script, the script
used for writing
the English language English
alphabet, the set of letters
in the script
- English Heart
is the fifth studio album
by American recording artist Ronnie
8, 2016, by 429 Records. The album
is a rock and...
- Anglo-Saxons, the people
Old English, a stage
in the development
of the English language Early Modern English Middle English History
of the English
- The English disease
or British disease
to: Football hooliganism carried
out by British
(mood), in particular, hypochondria
tea may refer
to: English breakfast
tea, a strong blend
of tea, typical
of the English breakfast English
and Restaurant, a tea house...
- The English football champions
are the winners
of the highest league
men's football, which since
1992–93 is the Premier
- Jersey English
to two varieties
of the English
language: New Jersey English
, from New Jersey, USA Jersey
Accent, from the island
- The English Series
were Philippine banknotes
from 1949 to 1969. It was the only banknote series
of the Philippine
peso to use English
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