Xanth is a magical fantasy land created in novels by author Piers Anthony. Many things in Xanth don't translate into real life (Mundania).
Digi 002 Rack
The Digi 002 Rack is a digital audio interface rack unit made by Avid, formerly known as Digidesign. It has six line level outputs and two monitor outputs.
Specialty Vs. Speciality
The two words specialty and speciality actually mean the same thing: having a special quality. The only differences is that the later is the preferred British.
The key of F major uses one flat: Bb. The chords in F major are: F maj, G min, A min, Bb maj, C maj, D min, E diminished. The relative minor is D minor.
A bustle is a framework or pad attached to the backside of a woman at the waist and worn under the dress to keep the fabric from dragging on the ground.
International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA)
The International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) is a system of symbols devised to represent the sounds of human language with a 1:1 sound:symbol correspondence.
Nasturtium (Tropaeolum) literally translates as nose twister. This ornamental flower is good for the garden because it repels many pests, like bugs and beetles.
California Wolf Spider
California Wolf Spiders range from tiny at one millimeter up to about 34 millimeters or 1 and 1/4 inch. They are members of the Lycosidae spider family.
Kings Corners Card Game
In Kings Corners, Kings are played on the corners going out from the deck in diagonals. If a player has a King they must place it in one of the corners.
Rod Cod are bottom dwelling sea fish of the genus Sebastes. The large red fish in the photo is the Yelloweye rock fish, also called Red Snapper.