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 Accomplish

accomplish means: put in effect

Meaning of Accomplish

accomplish means: to gain with effort

Meaning of Analytic

analytic means: of a proposition that is necessarily true independent of fact or experience

Meaning of Analytic

analytic means: expressing a grammatical category by using two or more words rather than inflection

Meaning of Analytic

analytic means: using or skilled in using analysis (i.e., separating a whole--intellectual or substantial--into its elemental parts or basic principles)

Meaning of Analytic

analytic means: using or subjected to a methodology using algebra and calculus

Meaning of Bast

bast means: cat- or lion-headed Egyptian goddess; represents life-giving power of the sun

Meaning of Bast

bast means: (botany) tissue that conducts synthesized food substances (e.g., from leaves) to parts where needed; consists primarily of sieve tubes

Meaning of Bast

bast means: strong woody fibers obtained especially from the phloem of from various plants

Meaning of Common osier

common osier means: willow with long flexible twigs used in basketry

Meaning of Corruptedly

corruptedly means: in a corrupt manner

Meaning of Fixed storage

fixed storage means: (computer science) memory whose contents can be accessed and read but cannot be changed

Meaning of Frown upon

frown upon means: look disapprovingly upon

Meaning of Interstate commerce commission

interstate commerce commission means: a former independent federal agency that supervised and set rates for carriers that transported goods and people between states; was terminated in 1995

Meaning of Manichaean

manichaean means: an adherent of Manichaeism

Meaning of Manichaean

manichaean means: of or relating to Manichaeism

Meaning of Manichaean

manichaean means: of or relating to the philosophical doctrine of dualism

Meaning of Mendeleev's law

mendeleev's law means: (chemistry) the principle that chemical properties of the elements are periodic functions of their atomic numbers

Meaning of Ocimum basilicum

ocimum basilicum means: annual or perennial of tropical Asia having spikes of small white flowers and aromatic leaves; one of the most important culinary herbs; used in salads, casseroles, sauces and some liqueurs

Meaning of Panelling

panelling means: a panel or section of panels in a wall or door

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