- (n.) A king of Lydia who flourished in the 6th century b. c., and was renowned for his vast wealth; hence, a common appellation for a very rich man; as, he is a veritable Croesus.
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Definitions for: COURSES
- Facility consisting of a circumscribed area of land or water laid out for a sport; "the course had only nine holes"; "the course was less than a mile"
- (construction) a layer of masonry; "a course of bricks"
- Part of a meal served at one time; "she prepared a three course meal"
- A body of students who are taught together; "early morning classes are always sleepy"
- Hunt with hounds; "He often courses hares"
- A connected series of events or actions or developments; "the government took a firm course"; "historians can only point out those lines for which evidence is available"
- Move along, of liquids; "Water flowed into the cave"; "the Missouri feeds into the Mississippi"
- General line of orientation; "the river takes a southern course"; "the northeastern trend of the coast"
- Move swiftly through or over; "ships coursing the Atlantic"
- A line or route along which something travels or moves; "the hurricane dem
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- (n.) Rescue; deliverance.
- (n.) See Rescue, 2.
- (v. t.) See Scorse.
- A publication (or a passage from a publication) that is referred to; "he carried an armful of references back to his desk"; "he spent hours looking for the source of that quotation"
- The place where something begins, where it springs into being; "the Italian beginning of the Renaissance"; "Jupiter was the origin of the radiation"; "Pittsburgh is the source of the Ohio River"; "communism's Russian root"
- Anything (a person or animal or plant or substance) in which an infectious agent normally lives and multiplies; "an infectious agent depends on a reservoir for its survival"
- Someone who originates or causes or initiates something; "he was the generator of several complaints"
- A person who supplies information
- (technology) a process by which energy or a substance enters a system; "a heat source"; "a source of carbon dioxide"
- Specify the origin of; "The writer carefully sourced her report"
- Get (a product) from another coun
- (n.) A common variety of sugar found in the juices of many plants, as the sugar cane, sorghum, sugar maple, beet root, etc. It is extracted as a sweet, white crystalline substance which is valuable as a food product, and, being antiputrescent, is largely used in the preservation of fruit. Called also saccharose, cane sugar, etc. By extension, any one of the class of isomeric substances (as lactose, maltose, etc.) of which sucrose proper is the type.