from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See fire opal.
- n. See Jerusalem artichoke.
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- n. A fire opal.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A mineral, also known as fire-opal.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an opal with flaming orange and yellow and red colors
- n. tall perennial with hairy stems and leaves; widely cultivated for its large irregular edible tubers
Combine el aguacate, la papaya, el camarón, el chile morrón y las semillas de girasol en un recipiente grande.
The Shadow is at his desk, researching a situation, girasol ring flickering as usual.
A gold ring featuring a large girasol, an orange-yellow variety of precious opal, gleamed faintly in the light.
Others have curious flashes of light, technically called a "play" of light (as described in Chapter VI. on "Colour"), together with a curious blue opalescence; these are the "girasol."
From this girasol we have made Jerusalem, and from the Jerusalem artichoke we make
(Soy sauce roasted ajonjolí, mijo rojo, girasol y pepitas.