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Lexikoneinträge für winter half year

Gode-year (n.) The venereal disease
Half (a.) Consisting of a moiety, or half
Half (a.) Consisting of some indefinite portion resembling a half
Half (adv.) In an equal part or degree
Half (a.) Part
Half (a.) One of two equal parts into which anything may be divided, or considered as divided
Half (v. t.) To halve. [Obs.] See Halve.
Half-and-half (n.) A mixture of two malt liquors, esp. porter and ale, in about equal parts.
Half blood () The relation between persons born of the same father or of the same mother, but not of both
Half blood (n.) A person so related to another.
Half blood (n.) A person whose father and mother are of different races
Half-blooded (a.) Proceeding from a male and female of different breeds or races
Half-blooded (a.) Degenerate
Half-boot (n.) A boot with a short top covering only the ankle. See Cocker, and Congress boot, under Congress.
Half-bound (n.) Having only the back and corners in leather, as a book.
Half-bred (a.) Half-blooded.
Half-bred (a.) Imperfectly acquainted with the rules of good-breeding
Half-breed (a.) Half-blooded.
Half-breed (n.) A person who is blooded
Half-brother (n.) A brother by one parent, but not by both.
Half-caste (n.) One born of a European parent on the one side, and of a Hindoo or Mohammedan on the other. Also adjective
Half-clammed (a.) Half-filled.
Half-cracked (a.) Half-demented
Half-deck (n.) A shell of the genus Crepidula
Half-deck (n.) See Half deck, under Deck.
Half-decked (a.) Partially decked.
Half-faced (a.) Showing only part of the face
Half-fish (n.) A salmon in its fifth year of growth.
Half-hatched (a.) Imperfectly hatched
Half-heard (a.) Imperfectly or partly heard to the end.
Half-hearted (a.) Wanting in heart or spirit
Half-hearted (a.) Lacking zeal or courage
Half-hourly (a.) Done or happening at intervals of half an hour.
Half-learned (a.) Imperfectly learned.
Half-length (a.) Of half the whole or ordinary length, as a picture.
Half-mast (n.) A point some distance below the top of a mast or staff
Half-moon (n.) The moon at the quarters, when half its disk appears illuminated.
Half-moon (n.) The shape of a half-moon
Half-moon (n.) An outwork composed of two faces, forming a salient angle whose gorge resembles a half-moon
Half-moon (n.) A marine, sparoid, food fish of California (Caesiosoma Californiense). The body is ovate, blackish above, blue or gray below. Called also medialuna.
Half-pike (n.) A short pike, sometimes carried by officers of infantry, sometimes used in boarding ships
Half-port (n.) One half of a shutter made in two parts for closing a porthole.
Half-ray (n.) A straight line considered as drawn from a center to an indefinite distance in one direction, the complete ray being the whole line drawn to an indefinite distance in both directions.
Half-read (a.) Informed by insufficient reading
Half seas over () Half drunk.
Half-sighted (a.) Seeing imperfectly
Half-sister (n.) A sister by one parent only.
Half-strained (a.) Half-bred
Half-sword (n.) Half the length of a sword
Half-timbered (a.) Constructed of a timber frame, having the spaces filled in with masonry
Half-tounue (n.) A jury, for the trial of a foreigner, composed equally of citizens and aliens.
Half-wit (n.) A foolish
Half-witted (a.) Weak in intellect
Half-yearly (a.) Two in a year
Leap year () Bissextile
New-year (a.) Of or pertaining to, or suitable for, the commencement of the year
New Year's Day () the first day of a calendar year
Winter (n.) The season of the year in which the sun shines most obliquely upon any region
Winter (n.) The period of decay, old age, death, or the like.
Winter (v. i.) To pass the winter
Winter (v. i.) To keep, feed or manage, during the winter
Winter-beaten (a.) Beaten or harassed by the severe weather of winter.
Winter-ground (v. t.) To coved over in the season of winter, as for protection or shelter
Winter-proud (a.) Having too rank or forward a growth for winter.
Winter-rig (v. t.) To fallow or till in winter.
Winter's bark () The aromatic bark of tree (Drimys, / Drymis, Winteri) of the Magnolia family, which is found in Southern Chili. It was first used as a cure for scurvy by its discoverer, Captain John Winter, vice admiral to sir Francis Drake, in 1577.
Year (n.) The time of the apparent revolution of the sun trough the ecliptic
Year (n.) The time in which any planet completes a revolution about the sun
Year (n.) Age, or old age

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half gainer a dive in which the diver throws the feet forward and up to complete a half backward somersault and enters the water facing the diving board
half volley a tennis return made by hitting the ball immediately after it bounces
half nelson a wrestling hold in which the holder puts an arm under the opponent's arm and exerts pressure on the back of the neck
winter wren
Troglodytes troglodytes
small wren of coniferous forests of northern hemisphere
jacksnipe half snipe
Limnocryptes minima
a small short-billed Old World snipe
seventeen-year locust
periodical cicada
Magicicada septendecim
North American cicada, appears in great numbers at infrequent intervals because the nymphs take to years to mature
two-year-old horse
two year old
a racehorse that is two years old
three-year-old horse
three year old
a racehorse that is three years old
winter flounder
blackback flounder
lemon sole Pseudopleuronectes americanus
important American food fish in the winter
combat boot
desert boot
half boot
top boot
a boot reaching halfway up to the knee
domino half mask
eye mask
a mask covering the upper part of the face but with holes for the eyes
Dutch door
half door
an exterior door divided in two horizontally, either half can be closed or open independently
half binding book binding in which the spine and part of the sides are bound in one material and the rest in another
half cross stitch a single cross stitch at a diagonal
half hatchet a hatchet with a broad blade on one end and a hammer head of the other
half hitch a knot used to fasten a rope temporarily to an object, usually tied double
half-length a portrait showing the body from only the waist up
half sole shoe sole extending from the shank to the toe
half track a track that goes around only rear wheels
half track a motor vehicle propelled by half tracks, frequently used by the military
undergarment worn under a skirt
half-intensity half the maximum intensity
the crescent-shaped area at the base of the human fingernail
split-half correlation
chance-half correlation
a correlation coefficient calculated between scores on two halves of a test, taken as an indication of the reliability of the test
half page something that covers (the top or bottom) half of a page
half title
bastard title
a first page of some books displaying only the title of the book
half-truth a partially true statement intended to deceive or mislead
half step
the musical interval between adjacent keys on a keyboard instrument
half note
a musical note having the time value of half a whole note
half rest a musical rest having the time value of half a whole rest or equal in duration to two beats in common time
Winter Olympic Games
Winter Olympics
an Olympics for winter sports
winter squash any of various fruits of the gourd family with thick rinds and edible yellow to orange flesh that mature in the fall and can be stored for several months
winter crookneck squash a squash with a hard rind and an elongated curved neck
winter cress cress cultivated for winter salads
winter melon the fruit of the winter melon vine, a green melon with pale green to orange flesh that keeps well
lemon sole winter flounder flesh of American flounder, important in the winter
winter savory
winter savoury
resinous leaves used in stews and stuffings and meat loaf
half-and-half dressing half mayonnaise and half vinaigrette seasoned with minced garlic and mashed anchovies and grated Parmesan cheese, especially good for combination salads
half-and-half half milk and half light cream, contains % to % butterfat
class year a body of students who graduate together, the class of ', she was in my year at Hoehandle High
a position some distance below the top of a mast to which a flag is lowered in mourning or to signal distress
Hell's Kitchen
Hell's Half Acre
a district in Manhattan formerly noted for its slums and vice
a stupid incompetent person
half blood one of siblings who have only one parent in common
half-breed an offensive term for an offspring of parents of different races (especially of Caucasian and American Indian ancestry)
changeling half-wit retard
a person of subnormal intelligence
disparaging terms for small people
half sister
a sister who has only one parent in common with you
partner married person
better half
a person's partner in marriage
half brother
a brother who has only one parent in common with you
nuclear winter a long period of darkness and extreme cold that scientists predict would follow a full-scale nuclear war, a layer of dust and smoke in the atmosphere would cover the earth and block the rays of the sun, most living organisms would perish
half-light a greyish light (as at dawn or dusk or in dim interiors)
Japan allspice
Japanese allspice
winter sweet Chimonanthus praecox
deciduous Japanese shrub cultivated for its fragrant yellow flowers
winter aconite
Eranthis hyemalis
small Old World perennial herb grown for its bright yellow flowers which appear in early spring often before snow is gone
Christmas rose
winter rose
black hellebore Helleborus niger
European evergreen plant with white or purplish rose-like winter-blooming flowers
family Winteraceae
winter's bark family
small family of chiefly tropical shrubs and trees of genera Drimys and Pseudowintera, sometimes included in Magnoliaceae
winter's bark winter's bark tree
Drimys winteri
South American evergreen tree yielding winter's bark and a light soft wood similar to basswood
winter sweet poison arrow plant
Acocanthera oblongifolia
Acocanthera spectabilis
medium-sized shrubby tree of South Africa having thick leathery evergreen leaves and white or pink flowers and globose usually two-seeded purplish black fruits
winter purslane
miner's lettuce
Cuban spinach
Montia perfoliata
succulent herb sometimes grown as a salad or pot herb, grows on dunes and waste ground of Pacific coast of North America
winter cress
St. Barbara's herb
scurvy grass
any plant of the genus Barbarea: yellow-flowered Eurasian cresses, widely cultivated for winter salad
Belle Isle cress
early winter cress
land cress
American cress
American watercress Barbarea verna
Barbarea praecox
of southwestern Europe, cultivated in Florida
winter heliotrope
sweet coltsfoot Petasites fragrans
European herb with vanilla-scented white-pink flowers
winter squash
winter squash plant
any of various plants of the species Cucurbita maxima and Cucurbita moschata producing squashes that have hard rinds and mature in the fall
winter crookneck
winter crookneck squash
Cucurbita moschata
any of various plants bearing squash having hard rinds and elongated recurved necks
winter melon
Persian melon
honeydew melon
winter melon vine
Cucumis melo inodorus
any of a variety of muskmelon vines having fruit with a smooth white rind and white or greenish flesh that does not have a musky smell
winter heath
spring heath
Erica carnea
dwarf European shrub with very early blooming bell-shaped red flowers
western prince's pine
Chimaphila umbellata
Chimaphila corymbosa
Eurasian herb with white or pinkish flowers in a terminal corymb
winter jasmine
Jasminum nudiflorum
deciduous rambling shrub widely cultivated for its winter-blooming yellow flowers
winter hazel
flowering hazel
any of several Asiatic deciduous shrubs cultivated for their nodding racemes of yellow flowers that appear before the leaves
field pea
field-pea plant
Austrian winter pea
Pisum sativum arvense
Pisum arvense
variety of pea plant native to the Mediterranean region and North Africa and widely grown especially for forage
rosebud cherry
winter flowering cherry
Prunus subhirtella
shrub or tree native to Japan cultivated as an ornamental for its rose-pink flowers
winter currant
Ribes sanguineum
a flowering shrub
pot marjoram
wild marjoram
winter sweet Origanum vulgare
aromatic Eurasian perennial
dittany of crete
cretan dittany
crete dittany
hop marjoram
winter sweet Origanum dictamnus
dwarf aromatic shrub of Crete
winter savory
Satureja montana
Satureia montana
erect perennial subshrub having pink or white flowers and leathery leaves with a flavor of thyme, southern Europe
Jerusalem cherry
winter cherry Madeira winter cherry
Solanum pseudocapsicum
small South American shrub cultivated as a houseplant for its abundant ornamental but poisonous red or yellow cherry-sized fruit
Chinese lantern plant
winter cherry bladder cherry
Physalis alkekengi
Old World perennial cultivated for its ornamental inflated papery orangeed calyx
hemlock poison hemlock
poison parsley
California fern
Nebraska fern
winter fern
Conium maculatum
large branching biennial herb native to Eurasia and Africa and adventive in North America having large fernlike leaves and white flowers, usually found in damp habitats, all parts extremely poisonous
winter urn a common name for a variety of Sarcosomataceae
winter mushroom
Flammulina velutipes
an edible agaric that is available in early spring or late fall when few other mushrooms are, has a viscid smooth orange to brown cap and a velvety stalk that turns black in maturity and pallid gills, often occur in clusters
Morchella semilibera
half-free morel
cow's head
a morel with the ridged and pitted fertile portion attached to the stipe for about half its length
winter's bark aromatic bark having tonic and stimulant properties
half-pay reduced wage paid to someone who is not working full time
time and a half a rate of pay that is . times the regular rate, for overtime work
half crown an English coin worth half a crown
half dollar
fiftyent piece
a United States coin worth half of a dollar
half eagle a former gold coin in United States worth dollars
half mile
a unit of length equal to half of mile
light year
the distance that light travels in a vacuum in year, . trillion miles or . trillion kilometers
half pound ounces avoirdupois
one of two equal parts of a divisible whole, half a loaf, half an hour, a century and one half
b six
Captain Hicks
half a dozen
the cardinal number that is the sum of five and one
half-term a short vacation about halfway through a school term, he came to visit at half-term
half-holiday a day on which half is free from work or duty
sabbatical year a sabbatical leave lasting one year
church year
Christian year
the year in the ecclesiastical calendar, especially feast days and special seasons
Holy Year (Roman Catholic Church) a period of remission from sin (usually granted every years)
New Year's Eve
the last day of the year
New Year's Day
New Year's
the first day of the year
New Year the calendar year just begun
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