Words starting with a

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of A

a means: the blood group whose red cells carry the A antigen

Meaning of A

a means: the 1st letter of the Roman alphabet

Meaning of A

a means: the basic unit of electric current adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites

Meaning of A

a means: a metric unit of length equal to one ten billionth of a meter (or 0.0001 micron); used to specify wavelengths of electromagnetic radiation

Meaning of A

a means: (biochemistry) purine base found in DNA and RNA; pairs with thymine in DNA and with uracil in RNA

Meaning of A

a means: one of the four nucleotides used in building DNA; all four nucleotides have a common phosphate group and a sugar (ribose)

Meaning of A

a means: any of several fat-soluble vitamins essential for normal vision; prevents night blindness or inflammation or dryness of the eyes

Meaning of A battery

a battery means: the battery used to heat the filaments of a vacuum tube

Meaning of A bit

a bit means: to a small degree; somewhat

Meaning of A capella

a capella means: sung without instrumental accompaniment

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Actinotherapy

actinotherapy means: (medicine) the treatment of disease (especially cancer) by exposure to a radioactive substance

Meaning of Annexational

annexational means: relating to annexation

Meaning of Baseball season

baseball season means: the season when baseball is played

Meaning of Cicatrix

cicatrix means: a mark left (usually on the skin) by the healing of injured tissue

Meaning of Corn lily

corn lily means: any of several South African plants of the genus Ixia having grasslike leaves and clusters of showy variously colored lily-like flowers; widely cultivated

Meaning of Eyesight

eyesight means: normal use of the faculty of vision

Meaning of Franciscan

franciscan means: a Roman Catholic friar wearing the grey habit of the Franciscan order

Meaning of Franciscan

franciscan means: of or relating to Saint Francis of Assisi or to the order founded by him

Meaning of Frank lloyd wright

frank lloyd wright means: influential United States architect (1869-1959)

Meaning of Iberian

iberian means: a native or inhabitant of the Iberian Peninsula (especially in ancient times)

Meaning of Iberian

iberian means: a native or inhabitant of Iberia in the Caucasus

Meaning of Iberian

iberian means: of or relating to the Iberian Peninsula or its inhabitants

Meaning of Metrazol

metrazol means: a drug used as a circulatory and respiratory stimulant; larger doses cause convulsions in shock therapy; Metrazol is a trademark

Meaning of Mojarra

mojarra means: small silvery schooling fishes with protrusible mouths found in warm coastal waters

Meaning of Nijmegen

nijmegen means: an industrial city in the eastern Netherlands

Meaning of Oral smear

oral smear means: alimentary tract smear of material obtained from the mouth

Meaning of Phiz

phiz means: the human face (`kisser' and `smiler' and `mug' are informal terms for `face' and `phiz' is British)

Meaning of Phiz

phiz means: English illustrator of several of Dickens' novels (1815-1882)

Meaning of Piperaceae

piperaceae means: tropical woody vines and herbaceous plants having aromatic herbage and minute flowers in spikelets

Meaning of Pursuance

pursuance means: the continuance of something begun with a view to its completion

Copyrights © 2016 DictionaryMeaningOf. All Rights Reserved.