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7th president of the US; successfully defended New Orleans from the British in 1815; expanded the power of the presidency (1767-1845) Andrew Jackson , Jackson , Old Hickory
largest earthstar; the fruiting body can measure 15 cm across when the rays are expanded Astreus pteridis
collapse of an expanded lung (especially in infants); also failure of pulmonary alveoli to expand at birth atelectasis
common cypress of southeastern United States having trunk expanded at base; found in coastal swamps and flooding river bottoms bald cypress , pond bald cypress , southern cypress , swamp cypress , Taxodium distichum
territory of an Elector (of the Holy Roman Empire) that expanded to become the kingdom of Prussia in 1701 Brandenburg
central idea that is expanded in a document or discourse burden
English merchant who expanded his father's shop in London into a prestigious department store (1841-1905) Charles Digby Harrod , Harrod
English merchant who took over a shop in London that was expanded by his son into a prestigious department store (1800-1885) Charles Henry Harrod , Harrod
king of Persia who expanded the empire and invaded Greece but was defeated at the battle of Marathon (550-486 BC) Darius I , Darius the Great
turbine that converts the chemical energy of a liquid fuel into mechanical energy by internal combustion; gaseous products of the fuel (which is burned in compressed air) are expanded through a turbine gas turbine
imperial dynasty that ruled China (most of the time) from 206 BC to 221 and expanded its boundaries and developed its bureaucracy Han , Han dynasty
English counties surrounding London into which Greater London has expanded Home Counties
capsule that contains Bowman's capsule and a glomerulus at the expanded end of a nephron malpighian body , malpighian corpuscle , renal corpuscle
ancient king of Pontus who expanded his kingdom by defeating the Romans but was later driven out by Pompey (132-63 BC) Mithridates , Mithridates the Great , Mithridates VI
(Christianity) a formal creed summarizing Christian beliefs; first adopted in 325 and later expanded Nicene Creed
Turkish sultanate of southwestern Asia and northeastern Africa and southeastern Europe; created by the Ottoman Turks in the 13th century and lasted until the end of World War I; although initially small it expanded until it superseded the Byzantine Empire Ottoman Empire , Turkish Empire
expanded petiole taking on the function of a leaf blade phyllode
fraudulent business practice involving some form of pyramid scheme e.g., the chain of distribution is artificially expanded by an excessive number of distributors selling to other distributors at progressively higher wholesale prices until retail prices a pyramiding
unit of length based on the width of the expanded human hand (usually taken as 9 inches) span
expanded molecular formula showing the arrangement of atoms within the molecule structural formula
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