clype

, -o, «us (L). A shield

Dictionary of word roots and combining forms . . 2013.

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  • clype — Scottish Vernacular Dictionary To inform on. A person who informs on others. A grass. A yopper …   English dialects glossary

  • Clype on — tell tales or inform against someone …   Scottish slang

  • clype — ˈklīp intransitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: alteration of earlier cleip, from Middle English clepien to call more at clepe Scotland : to tell secrets : tattle …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chalk (TV series) — Chalk Opening title. A crane shot descends outside of Galfast High. Format Sitcom Written by Steven Moffat …   Wikipedia

  • yopper — Scottish Vernacular Dictionary a clype A young person employed in the early 80 s under Mrs Thatcher s Youth Opportunities Program, taken literally from the YOP acronym.Later replaced by YTSers (Youth Training Scheme, somehow a vast improvement on …   English dialects glossary

  • Clypeococcum D. Hawksw. — Symbol CLYPE Common Name clypeococcum lichen Botanical Family Dacampiaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Clypeococcum — ID 20419 Symbol Key CLYPE Common Name clypeococcum lichen Family Dacampiaceae Category Lichen Division Ascomycota US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution N/A Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • clypeal — ˈklipēəl adjective Etymology: New Latin clypeus + English al : of or relating to a clypeus * * * clypˈeal adjective Of the clypeus • • • Main Entry: ↑clypeus * * * clypeal, a. ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • clipe — var. clype v …   Useful english dictionary

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