Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary


Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of SNOWCAP

Pronunciation:  'snow`kap

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a covering of snow (as on a mountain peak)
 

SNOWCAP is a 7 letter word that starts with S.

 

 See Also: cover, covering, natural covering

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Snow"cap`\, n. (Zo["o]l.)
A very small humming bird ({Microch[ae]ra albocoronata})
native of New Grenada.

Note: The feathers of the top of the head are white and
      snining, the body blue black with a purple and bronzy
      luster. The name is applied also to {Microch[ae]ra
      parvirostris} of Central America, which is similar in
      color.

 

 

COPYRIGHT © 2000-2013 HYPERDICTIONARY.COM HOME | ABOUT HYPERDICTIONARY