- 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.
- Eastern New England and British. (of the young of animals) abandoned or left by the mother and raised by humans: a cade lamb.
- Jack,died 1450, English rebel during the reign of Henry VI, based in Kent.
- a combining form extracted from cavalcade, used with the meaning “procession” in the formation of compound words: motorcade; tractorcade.
- 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
- (of a young animal) left by its mother and reared by humans, usually as a pet
- Jack. died 1450, English leader of the Kentish rebellion against the misgovernment of Henry VI (1450)
n combining form
- indicating a procession of a specified kindmotorcade
“pet, tame,” mid-15c., used in reference to young animals abandoned by their mothers and brought up by hand; of unknown origin.