Black Blizzard

Science / Weather / Black Blizzard: A local term for a violent duststorm on the south-central Great Plains that darkens the sky and casts a pall over the land.

Other Words for Black

Black Adjective Synonyms: jet, jet-black, coal-black, inky, sooty, swart, swarthy, raven, ebony, dusky, ebon, hyacinthine
Black Verb Synonyms: boycott, embargo, blacklist, ban, interdict

Black-Scholes Option-Pricing Model

Business / Finance / Black-Scholes Option-Pricing Model: A model for pricing call options based on arbitrage arguments. Uses the stock price, the exercise price, the risk-free interest rate, the time to expiration, and the expected standard deviation of the MORE

Blackberry Brandy

Entertainment / Liquor / Blackberry Brandy: Blackberry flavored brandy. 70 proof. MORE


Technology / Email / Blackhole: Term describing what happens to email that is blocked without a bounce response to the sender. MORE


Technology / Email / Blacklist: A list developed by anyone receiving email, or processing email on its way to the recipient, or interested third-parties, that includes domains or IP addresses of any emailers suspected of sending spa MORE

Black Walnut (Juglans nigra)

Health / Herbs / Black Walnut (Juglans nigra): Used in gargles for sore throat, a vermifuge, a blood purifier, and lowers blood pressure. MORE

Black Vernacular

Entertainment / Literature / Black Vernacular: The ethnic dialect associated with Americans of African ancestry is often called black vernacular or 'Black English.' It is also known a 'African American Vernacular English,' and abbreviated AAVE in MORE