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  • Definitions starting with C: cassava bark
    Entry: [cf. BARK] n. the hard skin of the cassava root. (Black)            • ...

  • Definitions starting with C: cassava head
    Entry: [W Car.] n. a short piece of cassava stalk, planted for propagation. = CASSAVA STICK (Inagua, San Sal.) ...

  • Definitions starting with C: cassava stick
    Entry: [ Atlantic] n. a short piece of cassava stalk, planted for propagation. = CASSAVA HEAD (Andros) ...

  • Definitions starting with C: cassava trash
    Entry: [W Car.; cf. TRASH] n. the lumps and fibres left after sifting grated cassava. (San Sal., White) ...

  • Definitions starting with C: cassava wood, cassada wood
    Entry: [DJE different sp.] n. a tree: 1920 Dipholis salcifolia (Britton 322). 1977 Bumelia salcifolia (Patterson 49). = WILD CASSAVA (Black) ...

  • Definitions starting with C: cat
    Entry: [DHS "the female pudend . otherwise puss, cf. Fr. le chat" and Haitian chat idem TDKE; cf. also CUT] n. female genitals (older term). (Exuma) ...

  • Definitions starting with C: catacoo
    Entry: /kátakùw/ [cf. Jam. cutacoo field basket, from Twi kotokù  [ bag, pouch DJE] n. a basket for crops: Ile take one flask of Key gin, take one swallow, ...

  • Definitions starting with C: catajean
    Entry: /kátajiyn/ [etym?] n. a fish, Anisotremus surinamensis?, resembling a large margate. (Exuma) ...

  • Definitions starting with C: cat-bird
    Entry: [W3 different sp.] n. the blue-gray gnatcatcher, Polioptila coerulea: 1960 (Bond 178). = CHEW-BIRD, SPAIN-SPAIN, COTTON BIRD ...

  • Definitions starting with C: cat boil
    Entry: [Car. idem, stye on the eyelid] n. a boil on any part of the body: She got two cat-boil--­one on the face and one on ...

  • Definitions starting with C: catchers
    Entry: n. tag, a children's game: 1973 play catchers (Missick 5). (Exuma) ...

  • Definitions starting with C: catchers' kisses
    Entry: also kissing catchers [cf. CATCHERS] n. a variation in the game of tag in which the catcher kisses the one caught: The children who's go ...

  • Definitions starting with C: cat-eyes
    Entry: [cf. Cam. pusi-ay eye of a mulatto or albino CCD and Jam. puss-eye albino Negro (the allusion is to the squinting eyes) DJE but cf. ...

  • Definitions starting with C: cat-gut(s)
    Entry: [cf. OED cat leap "Sault du Chat, the catleape; a certain Trickdone by Tumblers" 1611] n. a forward somersault: Jump or turn cat (Eleu.). cf. ...

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