WINDING-ENGINE

\wˈa͡ɪndɪŋˈɛnd͡ʒɪn], \wˈa‍ɪndɪŋˈɛnd‍ʒɪn], \w_ˈaɪ_n_d_ɪ_ŋ_ˈɛ_n_dʒ_ɪ_n]\
Sort: Oldest first
 
1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
By Nuttall, P.Austin.

Word of the day

globigerina

  • A genus of small Foraminifera, which live abundantly at or near the surface sea. Their dead shells, falling to bottom, make up large part soft mud, generally found in depths below 3,000 feet, and called globigerina ooze. See Illust. Foraminifera. glob-i-je-r[=i]'na, n. a genus typical of Globigerinidæ, pelagic family foraminifers.
View More