from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A disc placed between a light and the illuminated object or actor in order to diffuse the glare.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The common burdock, Arctium Lappa. It is much cultivated in Japan for its root, which is there a popular garden vegetable.
From go-between? (Wiktionary)