from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of western Majorca Island, Spain, on the Bay of Palma, an inlet of the Mediterranean Sea. Population: 383,000.
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- proper n. A city and port in Majorca, capital of the Balearic Islands
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The palm of the hand of man, or the corresponding part of the manus of other animals.
- n. In entomology: The enlarged first joint of the front tarsus of a bee, the remaining joints being called digiti, or fingers.
- n. The tarsus of an insect when it is dilated and densely covered with hairs beneath, as in many Coleoptera.
- n. The general name, in tropical countries colonized by Spaniards, of palms and palm-like plants and trees.
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The flight plan brings you directly over the Rio Chico valley, and I was able to take in La Palma from the air.
After hitting an all-time low with Redacted, Brian De Palma is heading back to the 1960's to investigate more murders.
Brian De Palma is at his crazy best in this disturbing bloodbath with one of the most terrifying murder sequences (in split screen, no less!) ever.
We've been unable to reach my in-laws in Palma Sola in Veracruz for months now.
We're also going up the coast to see my suegra in Palma Sola.
Production Weekly: "Brian De Palma is set to direct The Untouchables: Capone Rising, a prequel to his 1987 hit film about lawman Eliot Ness 'takedown of Al Capone."
Director Brian "Scarface" De Palma is planning a feature prequel to his 1987, Kevin Costner-starring hit The Untouchables.
Theatre Festival, Dario and Franca stage "Mistero buffo" in Palma and Seville.
Chemistry (2006) - Antonio Mulet, José Javier Benedito and José Bon of the Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain, and Carmen Rosselló of the University of Illes Balears, in Palma de Mallorca, Spain, for their study “Ultrasonic Velocity in Cheddar Cheese as Affected by Temperature”.
While De Palma is still just one of the contenders for the canvas chair, I won’t allow myself to get too excited.