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Meaning of Abaca

abaca means: a kind of hemp obtained from the abaca plant in the Philippines

Meaning of Abacinate

abacinate means: blind by holding a red-hot metal plate before someone's eyes

Meaning of Aback

aback means: by surprise

Meaning of Aback

aback means: having the wind against the forward side of the sails

Meaning of Abactinal

abactinal means: (of radiate animals) located on the surface or end opposite to that on which the mouth is situated

Meaning of Abacus

abacus means: a calculator that performs arithmetic functions by manually sliding counters on rods or in grooves

Meaning of Abacus

abacus means: a tablet placed horizontally on top of the capital of a column as an aid in supporting the architrave

Meaning of Abadan

abadan means: a port city in southwestern Iran

Meaning of Abaft

abaft means: at or near or toward the stern of a ship or tail of an airplane

Meaning of Abalone

abalone means: any of various large edible marine gastropods of the genus Haliotis having an ear-shaped shell with pearly interior

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Antilope

antilope means: blackbucks

Meaning of Anunnaki

anunnaki means: any of a group of powerful Babylonian earth spirits or genii; servitors of the gods

Meaning of Beatable

beatable means: susceptible to being defeated

Meaning of Campanula aparinoides

campanula aparinoides means: bellflower common in marshes of eastern North America having lanceolate linear leaves and small whitish flowers

Meaning of Celery-topped pine

celery-topped pine means: medium tall celery pine of Tasmania

Meaning of Chisel steel

chisel steel means: steel used in making chisels

Meaning of Equus hemionus

equus hemionus means: Asiatic wild ass

Meaning of Foxtail orchid

foxtail orchid means: any of various orchids of the genus Rhyncostylis having pink- to purple-marked white flowers in a dense cylindrical raceme

Meaning of Fremontia

fremontia means: flannelbush

Meaning of Gaylussacia brachycera

gaylussacia brachycera means: creeping evergreen shrub of southeastern United States having small shiny boxlike leaves and flavorless berries

Meaning of Ixodes neotomae

ixodes neotomae means: a tick that usually does not bite humans; transmits Lyme disease spirochete to dusky-footed wood rats

Meaning of Lady-of-the-night

lady-of-the-night means: West Indian shrub with fragrant showy yellowish-white flowers

Meaning of Occlusion

occlusion means: the act of blocking

Meaning of Occlusion

occlusion means: an obstruction in a pipe or tube

Meaning of Occlusion

occlusion means: (dentistry) the normal spatial relation of the teeth when the jaws are closed

Meaning of Occlusion

occlusion means: (meteorology) a composite front when colder air surrounds a mass of warm air and forces it aloft

Meaning of Occlusion

occlusion means: closure or blockage (as of a blood vessel)

Meaning of Oppression

oppression means: the act of subjugating by cruelty

Meaning of Oppression

oppression means: a feeling of being oppressed

Meaning of Oppression

oppression means: the state of being kept down by unjust use of force or authority:

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