1. black vulture American vulture smaller than the turkey buzzard
  2. culture all the knowledge and values shared by a society
  3. black letter a heavy typeface in use from 15th to 18th centuries
  4. black elder a common shrub with black fruit or a small tree of Europe and Asia; fruit used for wines and jellies
  5. blacktail deer mule deer of western Rocky Mountains
  6. black saltwort a small fleshy herb common along North American seashores and in brackish marshes having pink or white flowers
  7. black mulberry European mulberry having dark foliage and fruit
  8. Black Panther a member of the Black Panthers political party
  9. black felt cup a common name for a variety of Sarcosomataceae
  10. blackmailer a criminal who extorts money from someone by threatening to expose embarrassing information about them
  11. king vulture large black-and-white vulture of South America and Central America; have colorful wattles and wartlike protuberances on head and neck
  12. blackwater any of several human or animal diseases characterized by dark urine resulting from rapid breakdown of red blood cells
  13. black belt a black sash worn to show expert standards in the martial arts (judo or karate)
  14. black hellebore slightly hairy perennial having deep green leathery leaves and flowers that are ultimately purplish-green
  15. black mustard widespread Eurasian annual plant cultivated for its pungent seeds; a principal source of table mustard
  16. turkey vulture a New World vulture that is common in South America and Central America and the southern United States
  17. pole vaulter an athlete who jumps over a high crossbar with the aid of a long pole
  18. blackwood tree any of several hardwood trees yielding very dark-colored wood
  19. silviculture the branch of forestry dealing with the development and care of forests
  20. bearded vulture the largest Eurasian bird of prey