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.
Nasturtium (Tropaeolum) literally translates as nose twister. This ornamental flower is good for the garden because it repels many pests, like bugs and beetles.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A salmon troller is fishing boat designed to catch salmon. The classic Pacific salmon troller is high in the bow, low in the stern, with four to eight lines.