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Definition of the noun alacran

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Alacran is a genus of Typhlochactidae, described by Francke in 1982.


Alacran a.k.a. Alacrán is a musical group.


"Alacran" a.k.a. "Alacrán" is a musical album of Alacrán.

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  1. Alacran a.k.a. Alacrán is a fictional film character.
  2. Alacran a.k.a. Alacrán is a fictional character from the 2001 horror film Black Serenade.
  3. Alacran is a fictional character in the 1994 action western tv film Blind Justice.
  4. Alacran a.k.a. El Patrón is a fictional character from The House of the Scorpion.
    • also known as Alacrán

Phrases with Alacran

  1. Alacran Tartarus
  2. Species Alacran Tartarus
  3. Genus Alacran

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Google previewThe Colombian Navigator; Or, Sailing Directory for the American Coasts and the West-Indies ... (1839)

by John Purdy

The ALACRAN is a shoal of great extent; in its south part there is a little safe and well-sheltered harbour, in which vessels drawing 1 1 feet may anchor. This harbour is frequented only by the Campeche' coasters, who make oil from the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Caves (2011)

by William B. White, David C. Culver

FIGURE 1 Alacran tartarus from So ́tano de San Agustin, Oaxaca, Mexico. Photo courtesy of Robert and Linda Mitchell. Used with permission. Family Chactidae. Broteochactas trezzii (Vignoli and Kovarik) from Venezuela has reduced eyes ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Texas Seashells: Identification, Ecology, Distribution, and History (2010)

by John Wesley Tunnell

Specimens have been collected at FGB and Alacran Reef, Mexico, at depths from 4 to 46 m (12 to 154 ft); in Tunnell collection .

Google previewIconographic Encyclopedia of the Arts and Sciences: Principles of geography, by Angelo Heilprin (1890)

It may not be easy to prove subsidence in the case of the Marquesas and the Alacran reef, but it would be equally difficult to prove the reverse proposition — that is, that there has been no subsidence. As far as the Florida reefs themselves are ...

Google previewWorld Encyclopedia of Contemporary Theatre (2013)

The Americas by Don Rubin, Carlos Solorzano

One company following Areyto's lead was El Tajo de Alacran, which existed from 1966 to 1975 and was directed by Lydia Milagros Gonzalez. The company toured the island and created its own plays about specific social and political ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms. Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

coco de Cordoba, cococho, mamica de candela negra, manduvina, sacha limon, sauce hediondo, tembetary Mexico: colima, alacran; cola de alacran ( Tuxtla Gutierrez); palo mulato (Puebla; see Ana Maria Huerta Jaramillo, El jardin de Cal.

Google previewIconographic Encyclopaedia of the Arts and Sciences (1890)

by Johann Georg Heck

It may not be easy to prove subsidence in the case of the Marquesas and the Alacran reef, but it would be equally difficult to prove the reverse proposition — that is, that there has been no subsidence. As far as the Florida reefs themselves are ...

Google previewAn Analytical Dictionary of Nahuatl (1983)

by Frances E. Karttunen

4I COPALXOCO-TL COLO-TL pl: -MEH scorpion / alacran See COLOA. COLOTLAH a place teeming with scorpions / tiene mucho alacran (T) ((2)Tp.i22]. See COLO-TL, -TLAH. COLOTZIN vinegaroon, whip scorpion / vinagrillo (Z) )U) Zp. i29 ...

Google previewLexicon ecclesiasticum Latino-Hispanicum ... opus novum ... denuo ... plus dimidia parte auctum, etc (1628)

El Escorpion, ò alacran,yvno de los doze fighos del cielo. Ecclefiastic.39. Ay dos maneras de efcorpiones. Vnos terrestres,y otros marinos.

Google previewAn Etymological Dictionary of the Romance Languages

by F. Diez

Alacran Sp. , Pg. alacrán scorpion; from Arab. ai-a'qrab. Alafé alahé alaé an interjeetion of cheering, rousing up dac., prop. of protestation from ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Chemoetymology (2006)

The Whys and Whences of Chemical Nomenclature and Terminology by Alexander Senning

alacranite As4S4, named after this mineral's locality Alacran, Pampa Larga, Chile alane (alumane) AlH3, derived from aluminum ...

Google previewAmazonian Ethnobotanical Dictionary (1994)

by James A. Duke, Rodolfo Vasquez

Air plant: Kalanchoe Air potato: Dioscorea Ajipa: Pachyrrhizus Ajonjoli: Sesamum Ajo sacha: Mansoa Ajo sacha macho: Mansoa Ajos quiro: Cardia Alacran: Heliorropium Alarnendro blanco: Caryocar Alamendro colorado: Caryocar Albaca: ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Chile (2005)

by Salvatore Bizzarro

Director of Explosivos Industriales Cardoen, an armaments company founded in 1978 CARRASCO CARRASCO, ARNOLDO ° 1 13 whose Alacran half-track entered.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Latino Popular Culture (2004)

by Cordelia Candelaria

El Alacran (The Scorpion) ( Mexican), El Cucú (The Cuckoo) (Mexican), La Muerte Children's and Youth Theater 155.

Google previewDictionary Catalogue ... (1880)

by Illinois State Library

Alacran. - See Koran ‚ . . . _ . . _ . . . . . . _ _ _ _ _ _ _ Í _ _ _ _ _ . _ _ _ _ . . _ _ _ _ . _ _ _ _ _ Alden, H. M., &c. Pictorial History of the Great Rebellion. 2 vols _ . _ _ _ . _ . _ . _ . . . __ fo. New York .1866 Alden, J. The Science of Government in ...

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Scrabble value of A1L1A1C3R1A1N1

The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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