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descent down a nearly vertical surface by using a doubled rope that is coiled around the body and attached to some higher point abseil
person who descends down a nearly vertical face by using a doubled rope that is wrapped around the body and attached to some high point abseiler
large blue-grey black-striped damselfish; nearly worldwide Abudefduf saxatilis , sergeant major
nearly horizontal passage from the surface into a mine adit
very nearly almost
pale red sour cherry with colorless or nearly colorless juice amarelle
plant with nearly leafless stalk topped by a cluster of red or reddish lavender flowers; California to Oregon Andrew's clintonia , Clintonia andrewsiana , red Clintonia
small Australian marsupial having long snout and strong claws for feeding on termites; nearly extinct anteater , banded anteater , Myrmecobius fasciatus , numbat
frogfishes; tropical spiny-finned marine fishes having large nearly vertical mouths; related to toadfishes and anglers Antennariidae , family Antennariidae
dark brown cockroach originally from orient now nearly cosmopolitan in distribution Asiatic cockroach , blackbeetle , Blatta orientalis , oriental cockroach , oriental roach
first Saxon ruler who extended his kingdom to include nearly all of England (895-939) Athelstan
group of nearly parallel lines of electromagnetic radiation beam , electron beam , ray
epidemic form of bubonic plague experienced during the Middle Ages when it killed nearly half the people of western Europe Black Death , Black Plague
thin coating of ice (as from freezing mist) on a road or sidewalk; nearly invisible but very hazardous black ice
musteline mammal of prairie regions of United States; nearly extinct black-footed ferret , ferret , Mustela nigripes
serious garden pest having a brown shell with paler zigzag markings; nearly cosmopolitan in distribution brown snail , Helix aspersa
large black-and-white woodpecker of southern United States and Cuba having an ivory bill; nearly extinct Campephilus principalis , ivory-billed woodpecker , ivorybill
white-flowered annual European herb bearing triangular notched pods; nearly cosmopolitan as an introduced weed Capsella bursa-pastoris , shepherd's pouch , shepherd's purse
relatively slender blue-grey shark; nearly worldwide in tropical and temperate waters Carcharhinus obscurus , dusky shark
tufted sedge of temperate regions; nearly cosmopolitan Carex pseudocyperus , cypress sedge
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