english dictionary definition meaningYesDictionary.com



a   b   c   d   e   f   g   h   i   j   k   l   m   n   o   p   q   r   s   t   u   v   w   x   y   z   







Lookup English Definition:

scape    : [sk'ep]
Scape \Scape\, n. [L. scapus shaft, stem, stalk; cf. Gr. ? a
staff: cf. F. scape. Cf. {Scepter}.]
1. (Bot.) A peduncle rising from the ground or from a
subterranean stem, as in the stemless violets, the
bloodroot, and the like.
[1913 Webster]

2. (Zool.) The long basal joint of the antennae of an insect.
[1913 Webster]

3. (Arch.)
(a) The shaft of a column.
(b) The apophyge of a shaft.
[1913 Webster]


Scape \Scape\, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. {Scaped}; p. pr. & vb.
n. {Scaping}.] [Aphetic form of escape.]
To escape. [Obs. or Poetic.] --Milton.
[1913 Webster]

Out of this prison help that we may scape. --Chaucer.
[1913 Webster]


Scape \Scape\, n.
1. An escape. [Obs.]
[1913 Webster]

I spake of most disastrous chances, . . .
Of hairbreadth scapes in the imminent, deadly
breach. --Shak.
[1913 Webster]

2. Means of escape; evasion. [Obs.] --Donne.
[1913 Webster]

3. A freak; a slip; a fault; an escapade. [Obs.]
[1913 Webster]

Not pardoning so much as the scapes of error and
ignorance. --Milton.
[1913 Webster]

4. Loose act of vice or lewdness. [Obs.] --Shak.
[1913 Webster]


Apophyge \A*poph"y*ge\, n. [Gr. 'apofygh` escape, in arch. the
curve with which the shaft escapes into its base or capital,
fr. 'apofey`gein to flee away; 'apo` from fey`gein to flee:
cf. F. apophyge.] (Arch.)
The small hollow curvature given to the top or bottom of the
shaft of a column where it expands to meet the edge of the
fillet; -- called also the {scape}. --Parker.
[1913 Webster]



install english dictionary definition & meaning lookup widget!


english dictionary definition meaning工具:
Select Color:

































































english dictionary meaning information:
  • python - Check if a given key already exists in a . . .
    I wanted to test if a key exists in a dictionary before updating the value for the key I wrote the following code: if 'key1' in dict keys(): print "blah" else: print "boo" I think this is no
  • 2018 FIFA World Cup - Wikipedia
    The 2018 FIFA World Cup was the 21st FIFA World Cup, an international football tournament contested by the men's national teams of the member associations of FIFA once every four years It took place in Russia from 14 June to 15 July 2018 It was the first World Cup to be held in Eastern Europe, and the 11th time that it had been held in Europe At an estimated cost of over $14 2 billion, it
  • Charles Koch: Climate models need to be falsifiable . . .
    Right So, the sensitivity to doubling CO2 is at least 1 5C Curry put it at 1 64C We will more than double CO2,by 2100 in the absence of mitigation, so an increase past 2C is a best case scenario, 6C is a real possibility and the warming will not stop in 2100
  • Lyberty. com
    l y b e r t y c o m : now serving over 10,000 files (> 2,200 active html pages) adb creative suite 3 compare lyberty splash page version: 2007-06-28 (June 28) 選ぶべき道は自由か死だ。 get banner





English Dictionary  2005-2009

|dictionary |Business Directories,Company Directories |ZIP Code,Postal Code