Saturday, July 24, 2010
Monday, July 19, 2010
So I actually picked Triggerfish, but since last week was a fish, i moved further down the page to TRILLIUM.
Trillium- (n.) So called because all species have leaves in sets of three. Any of a genus of convallariaceous herbs with short rootstocks and an erect stem bearing a whorl of three leves and a large solitary flower.
Sunday, July 18, 2010
Monday, July 12, 2010
Climbing Fish- (n.) see ANABAS.
Anabas- (n.) any of a genus of small perchlike fresh-water spiny-finned fishes of southeastern Asia and Africa. One species, called climbing fish, can travel considerable distances over land, and is said to climb trees.
Tuesday, July 6, 2010
Alrighty, better late then never, this week's word is VORTEX......vortex is really close to vomit in the dictionary...i'm really glad i didn't land on that.
Vortex-(n.) A mass of fluid, esp. a liquid, having a whirling or circular motion tending to form a cavity or vacuum in the center of the circle, and to draw toward this bodies subject to its action; a whirlpool; eddy.