Definition of Birdseyes
1. birdseye [n] - See also: birdseye
Lexicographical Neighbors of Birdseyes
Literary usage of Birdseyes
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Manual of Geology: Treating of the Principles of the Science with Special by James Dwight Dana (1894)
"The branching Corals which form the crystalline points called "birdseyes" in the Birdseye limestone are 044-861. ..."
2. The American Geologist: A Monthly Journal of Geology and Allied Sciences by Newton Horace Winchell (1898)
"The occurrence of the fossils in the neighborhood of banks with carbonaceous "birdseyes" (described as ..."
3. The Tree Doctor: The Care of Trees and Plants by John Davey (1904)
"The gorgeous pansies of to-day are evoluted from the wee little "birdseyes" or "johnny-jump-ups" that grow wild in the open fields in Europe. ..."
4. Men of Mark in Connecticut: Ideals of American Life Told in Biographies and edited by Norris Galpin Osborn (1908)
"Hie ancestry on both sides is of good old New England stock. The Birdseyes originally came from Berkshire, England, ..."