Monday, July 23, 2012

Ranchero Vocabulary

Ranchero by Rick Gavin

Miscegenation: marriage or cohabitation between a man and woman of different races, especially, in the U.S., between a black and a white person

Lyceum: an institution for popular education providing discussions, lectures, concerts, etc.

Atavistic: of, pertaining to, or characterized by atavism; reverting to or suggesting the characteristics of a remote ancestor or primitive type.

Etude: a musical composition, usually instrumental, intended mainly for the practice of some point of technique.

Muriatic: (not in scientific use) of or derived from muriatic acid.

Endomorph: a mineral enclosed within another mineral

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