a juniper, Juniperus oxycedrus, of the Mediterranean area, whose wood on destructive distillation yields an oily liquid (oil of cade ), used in treating skin diseases.
- Compare juniper tar.
Other definitions for cade (2 of 4)
Eastern New England and British. (of the young of animals) abandoned or left by the mother and raised by humans: a cade lamb.
Other definitions for Cade (3 of 4)
Jack, died 1450, English rebel during the reign of Henry VI, based in Kent.
Other definitions for -cade (4 of 4)
a combining form extracted from cavalcade, used with the meaning “procession” in the formation of compound words: motorcade; tractorcade.
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How to use cade in a sentence
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Jack cade took possession of Southwark, and two days after entered London, cutting the ropes of the draw bridge with his sword.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
In the stage directions of this scene, Shakespeare shows his own opinion of the mob by writing, "Enter cade and his rabblement."Tolstoy on Shakespeare | Leo Tolstoy
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British Dictionary definitions for cade (1 of 4)
a juniper tree, Juniperus oxycedrus of the Mediterranean region, the wood of which yields an oily brown liquid (oil of cade) used to treat skin ailments
British Dictionary definitions for cade (2 of 4)
(of a young animal) left by its mother and reared by humans, usually as a pet
British Dictionary definitions for Cade (3 of 4)
Jack. died 1450, English leader of the Kentish rebellion against the misgovernment of Henry VI (1450)
British Dictionary definitions for -cade (4 of 4)
indicating a procession of a specified kind: motorcade
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