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maple of eastern and central North America having three-lobed to five-lobed leaves and hard close-grained wood much used for cabinet work especially the curly-grained form; sap is chief source of maple syrup and maple sugar; many subspecies Acer saccharum , rock maple , sugar maple
fabric or plastic made from cellulose and the chief acid of vinegar acetate
general's adjutant; chief administrative officer adjutant general
board appointed to advise the chief administrator advisory board , planning board
(Norse mythology) the chief race of gods living at Asgard Aesir
(Sanskrit) god of fire in ancient and traditional India; one of the three chief deities of the Vedas Agni
chief deity of Zoroastrianism; source of light and embodiment of good Ahura Mazda , Ormazd , Ormuzd
mayor or chief magistrate of a Spanish town alcalde
chief port of Egypt; located on the western edge of the Nile delta on the Mediterranean Sea; founded by Alexander the Great; the capital of ancient Egypt Alexandria , El Iskandriyah
chief broadcaster on a news show anchor
chief angel archangel
erect greyish branching lichen of Arctic and even some north temperate regions constituting the chief food for reindeer and caribou and sometimes being eaten by humans arctic moss , Cladonia rangiferina , reindeer lichen , reindeer moss
chief artery of the thigh; a continuation of the external iliac artery arteria femoralis , femoral artery
chief god of the Assyrians; god of military prowess and empire; identified with Babylonian Anshar Ashir , Ashur
capital and chief port of Paraguay Asuncion , capital of Paraguay
state capital and largest city of Georgia; chief commercial center of the southeastern United States; was plundered and burned by Sherman's army during the American Civil War Atlanta , capital of Georgia
chief law officer of a country or state attorney general
position of the head of the Justice Department and the chief law enforcement officer of the United States Attorney General , Attorney General of the United States
chief Babylonian god; his consort was Sarpanitu Baal Merodach , Bel-Merodach , Marduk , Merodach
chief city of ancient Mesopotamia and capital of the ancient kingdom of Babylonia Babylon
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