shaw: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (shô), [key]
— n.
  1. a small wood or thicket.
  2. the stalks and leaves of potatoes, turnips, and other cultivated root plants.


Pronunciation: (shô), [key]
— n.
  1. (Arthur Arshawsky), born 1910, U.S. clarinetist and bandleader.
  2. 1856–1950, Irish dramatist, critic, and novelist: Nobel prize 1925.
  3. See
  4. 1913–84, U.S. dramatist and author.
  5. 1831–1912, English architect, born in Scotland.
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