alexander definition

  • noun:
    • A cocktail made out of crème de cacao, sweet cream, and brandy or gin.
    • Alexanders: any of different umbellifers, frequently particularly Smyrnium olusatrum or Heracleum maximum, the cow parsnip
    • a European herb (Smyrnium olusatrum) significantly resembling celery extensively naturalized in Britain seaside regions and sometimes cultivated as a potherb.
    • the famous king of Macedon, boy of Philip; conqueror of Greece and Egypt and Persia; creator of Alexandria -- (356-323 BC).
    • master of Macedon; conqueror of Greece and Egypt and Persia; president of Alexandria (356-323 BC)
    • European natural herb significantly resembling celery extensively naturalized in Britain coastal areas and sometimes cultivated as a potherb
  • others:
    • to take care of with harshness and severity, in the manner of Sir Jerome Alexander, an Irish judge inside seventeenth century who was mentioned for their harsh and merciless decisions, especially in regard to Presbytenans as well as other nonconformists; by implication, to hang.

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