Associations to the word «Cavendish»


CAVENDISH, proper noun. A surname​.
CAVENDISH, noun. Leaf tobacco softened, sweetened, and pressed into plugs or cakes.

Dictionary definition

CAVENDISH, noun. British chemist and physicist who established that water is a compound of hydrogen and oxygen and who calculated the density of the earth (1731-1810).

Wise words

Wisdom does not show itself so much in precept as in life - in firmness of mind and a mastery of appetite. It teaches us to do, as well as talk, and to make our words and actions all of a color.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca