dict.org

The DICT Development Group


Search for:
Search type:
Database:

Database copyright information
Server information


5 definitions found
 for Carbonado
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Carbonade \Car"bo*nade\, Carbonado \Car`bo*na"do\, n. [Cf. F.
     carbonnade, It. carbonata, Sp. carbonada, from L. carbo
     coal.] (Cookery)
     Flesh, fowl, etc., cut across, seasoned, and broiled on
     coals; a chop. [Obs.]
     [1913 Webster] Carbonado

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Carbonado \Car`bo*na"do\, Carbonade \Car"bo*nade\, v. t. [imp. &
     p. p. Carbonadoed; p. pr. & vb. n. Carbonadoing.]
     1. To cut (meat) across for frying or broiling; to cut or
        slice and broil. [Obs.]
        [1913 Webster]
  
              A short-legged hen daintily carbonadoed. --Bean. &
                                                    Fl.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. To cut or hack, as in fighting. [Obs.]
        [1913 Webster]
  
              I'll so carbonado your shanks.        --Shak.
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Carbonado \Car`bo*na"do\, n.; pl. Carbonadoes. [Pg.,
     carbonated.] (Min.)
     A black variety of diamond, found in Brazil, and used for
     diamond drills. It occurs in irregular or rounded fragments,
     rarely distinctly crystallized, with a texture varying from
     compact to porous.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  carbonado
      n 1: an inferior dark diamond used in industry for drilling and
           polishing [syn: carbonado, black diamond]
      2: a piece of meat (or fish) that has been scored and broiled

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Carbonado, WA -- U.S. town in Washington
     Population (2000):    621
     Housing Units (2000): 210
     Land area (2000):     0.406435 sq. miles (1.052663 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    0.406435 sq. miles (1.052663 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            09970
     Located within:       Washington (WA), FIPS 53
     Location:             47.079724 N, 122.051433 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     98323
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Carbonado, WA
      Carbonado
  

Contact=webmaster@dict.org Specification=RFC 2229