vermilion

vermilion
   "The great naval powers of Europe ... all competed for control of the trade in nutmeg and mace (the vermillion-colored membrane that encases the nut)" (New Yorker). Although most dictionaries accept Vermillion as an alternative spelling, vermilion is the preferred and very much more common spelling.

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  • Vermilion — «Vermilion» Sencillo de Slipknot del álbum Vol. 3: The Subliminal Verses Publicación 16 de octubre de 2004 Formato CD Género(s) Metal alternativo …   Wikipedia Español

  • Vermilion Pt. 2 — Vermilion Сингл Vol. 3: The Subliminal Verses» Выпущен 16 октября, 2004 Формат CD Записан 2004 Жанр хеви метал …   Википедия

  • Vermilion — ist der Name einer Reihe von Ortschaften in den USA: Vermilion (Illinois) Vermillion (Minnesota) Vermilion (Ohio) Vermillion (South Dakota) in Kanada: Vermilion (Alberta) Vermillion oder Vermilion sind Verwaltungseinheiten in den USA: Vermillion… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Vermilion — (spr. Wermillion), 1) Kirchspiel (Parish) im Staate Louisiana (Nordamerika), 86 QM., an den Mexicanischen Meerbusen grenzend, von den Vermilion u. Mermenteau Rivers durchflossen; große Prairien, theilweis sumpfig; Producte: Mais u. Zucker;… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Vermilion — Vermilion, OH U.S. city in Ohio Population (2000): 10927 Housing Units (2000): 4713 Land area (2000): 10.791184 sq. miles (27.949038 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.051579 sq. miles (0.133589 sq. km) Total area (2000): 10.842763 sq. miles (28.082627 …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Vermilion — «Vermilion» Сингл Slipknot из альбома …   Википедия

  • Vermilion — Ver*mil ion, n. [F. vermillon. See {Vermeil}.] 1. (Chem.) A bright red pigment consisting of mercuric sulphide, obtained either from the mineral cinnabar or artificially. It has a fine red color, and is much used in coloring sealing wax, in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vermilion — Ver*mil ion, v. t. To color with vermilion, or as if with vermilion; to dye red; to cover with a delicate red. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vermilion, IL — U.S. village in Illinois Population (2000): 239 Housing Units (2000): 105 Land area (2000): 0.762124 sq. miles (1.973891 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.762124 sq. miles (1.973891 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Vermilion, OH — U.S. city in Ohio Population (2000): 10927 Housing Units (2000): 4713 Land area (2000): 10.791184 sq. miles (27.949038 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.051579 sq. miles (0.133589 sq. km) Total area (2000): 10.842763 sq. miles (28.082627 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • vermilion — vermilion. Pецессивная сцепленная с полом мутация цвета глаз у дрозофил; vermilion первая мутация, для которой была раскрыта биохимическая природа, связанная в данном случае с обменом триптофана <tryptophan> (превращения его в ксантомматин… …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

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