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AEgle marmelosBel Bel, n. [Hind., fr. Skr. bilva.]
A thorny rutaceous tree ([AE]gle marmelos) of India, and
its aromatic, orange-like fruit; -- called also Bengal
quince, golden apple, wood apple. The fruit is used
medicinally, and the rind yields a perfume and a yellow dye. Melospiza GeorgianaSwamp Swamp, n. [Cf. AS. swam a fungus, OD. swam a sponge, D.
zwam a fungus, G. schwamm a sponge, Icel. sv["o]ppr, Dan. &
Sw. swamp, Goth. swamms, Gr. somfo`s porous, spongy.]
Wet, spongy land; soft, low ground saturated with water, but
not usually covered with it; marshy ground away from the
Gray swamps and pools, waste places of the hern.
A swamp differs from a bog and a marsh in producing
trees and shrubs, while the latter produce only
herbage, plants, and mosses. --Farming
Swamp blackbird. (Zo["o]l.) See Redwing
Swamp cabbage (Bot.), skunk cabbage.
Swamp deer (Zo["o]l.), an Asiatic deer (Rucervus
Duvaucelli) of India.
Swamp hen. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) An Australian azure-breasted bird (Porphyrio bellus);
-- called also goollema.
(b) An Australian water crake, or rail (Porzana Tabuensis);
-- called also little swamp hen.
(c) The European purple gallinule.
Swamp honeysuckle (Bot.), an American shrub (Azalea, or
Rhododendron, viscosa) growing in swampy places, with
fragrant flowers of a white color, or white tinged with
rose; -- called also swamp pink.
Swamp hook, a hook and chain used by lumbermen in handling
logs. Cf. Cant hook.
Swamp itch. (Med.) See Prairie itch, under Prairie.
Swamp laurel (Bot.), a shrub (Kalmia glauca) having small
leaves with the lower surface glaucous.
Swamp maple (Bot.), red maple. See Maple.
Swamp oak (Bot.), a name given to several kinds of oak
which grow in swampy places, as swamp Spanish oak
(Quercus palustris), swamp white oak (Q. bicolor),
swamp post oak (Q. lyrata).
Swamp ore (Min.), bog ore; limonite.
Swamp partridge (Zo["o]l.), any one of several Australian
game birds of the genera Synoicus and Excalfatoria,
allied to the European partridges.
Swamp robin (Zo["o]l.), the chewink.
Swamp sassafras (Bot.), a small North American tree of the
genus Magnolia (M. glauca) with aromatic leaves and
fragrant creamy-white blossoms; -- called also sweet
Swamp sparrow (Zo["o]l.), a common North American sparrow
(Melospiza Georgiana, or M. palustris), closely
resembling the song sparrow. It lives in low, swampy
Swamp willow. (Bot.) See Pussy willow, under Pussy.
Melostemonous Mel`o*stem"o*nous, a. [Gr. ? smaller + ? warp,
Having fever stamens than the parts of the corolla.
Meaning of Melos from wikipedia
- By 2015, MELOS
was down-scaled to a rover mission
for an engineering
demonstration, and possibly
an aircraft. Under
concept, MELOS stands
- "Run, Melos
!" (走れメロス, Hashire
Merosu) is a ****anese short story
in 1940, "Run, Melos
!" is a widely
read cl****ic in ****anese schools...
- The Siege
of Melos occurred
in 416 BC during
War, fought between Athens
and Sparta. Melos
is an island
in the Aegean
(/ˈmɛlɒs, -oʊs, ˈmiːlɒs, -loʊs/; Modern
Gr****: Μήλος [ˈmilos]; Ancient
Gr****: Μῆλος Melos
) is a volcanic
in the Aegean
to: People: Melo
(surname), a Portuguese surname Melus
of Bari (Melo
in Italian), 11th century Apulian aristocrat Carmelo Anthony
- (2011-06-13), Tera Melos
2017-09-18 Sargent House
(2011-07-31), Tera Melos
/ Kelly", retrieved
is an island
in Greece, known
for the Battle
415 BC Melos
may also refer
(Acarnania), a village
- Melo melo
name the Indian volute
s****, is a very large
sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusc
in the family
Volutidae, the volutes....
- The Melos
Quartet, also called
the Melos Quartet
Stuttgart, is a German string quartet musical ensemble based
in Stuttgart, that was in existence
- Hashire Melos
! (走れメロス!, Hashire
Merosu!, lit. Run Melos
!) is the title
of two ****anese animated
films. The first
by Tomoharu Katsumata
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