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Meaning of A. a. michelson

a. a. michelson means: United States physicist (born in Germany) who collaborated with Morley in the Michelson-Morley experiment (1852-1931)

Meaning of A. a. milne

a. a. milne means: English writer of stories for children (1882-1956)

Meaning of A. conan doyle

a. conan doyle means: British author who created Sherlock Holmes (1859-1930)

Meaning of A. e. burnside

a. e. burnside means: United States general in the American Civil War who was defeated by Robert E. Lee at the Battle of Fredericksburg (1824-1881)

Meaning of A. e. housman

a. e. housman means: English poet (1859-1936)

Meaning of A. e. kennelly

a. e. kennelly means: United States electrical engineer noted for his work on the theory of alternating currents; independently of Oliver Heaviside he discovered the existence of an atmospheric layer that reflects radio waves back to earth (1861-1939)

Meaning of A. e. w. mason

a. e. w. mason means: English writer (1865-1948)

Meaning of A. noam chomsky

a. noam chomsky means: United States linguist whose theory of generative grammar redefined the field of linguistics (born 1928)

Meaning of A. testudineus

a. testudineus means: a small perch of India whose gills are modified to allow it to breathe air; has spiny pectoral fins that enable it to travel on land

Meaning of A.d.

a.d. means: in the Christian era; used before dates after the supposed year Christ was born

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Meaning of Anxiety hysteria

anxiety hysteria means: a form of hysteria having features of both conversion disorder and anxiety neurosis

Meaning of Begonia semperflorens

begonia semperflorens means: hybrid fibrous-rooted begonia having broad-ovate green to bronze-red leaves and small clusters of white or pink or red flowers; widely used as a bedding plant

Meaning of Bluff

bluff means: the act of bluffing in poker; deception by a false show of confidence in the strength of your cards

Meaning of Bluff

bluff means: pretense that your position is stronger than it really is

Meaning of Bluff

bluff means: a high steep bank (usually formed by river erosion)

Meaning of Bluff

bluff means: frighten someone by pretending to be stronger than one really is

Meaning of Bluff

bluff means: deceive an opponent by a bold bet on an inferior hand with the result that the opponent withdraws a winning hand

Meaning of Bluff

bluff means: bluntly direct and outspoken but good-natured

Meaning of Bluff

bluff means: very steep; having a prominent and almost vertical front

Meaning of Bull thistle

bull thistle means: European thistle with rather large heads and prickly leaves; extensively naturalized as a weed in the United States

Meaning of Empathise

empathise means: be understanding of

Meaning of Escape expert

escape expert means: an entertainer who is expert in the art of escaping

Meaning of Fug

fug means: (British informal) an airless smoky smelly atmosphere

Meaning of Giving birth

giving birth means: the process of giving birth

Meaning of Glamorous

glamorous means: having an air of allure, romance and excitement

Meaning of Gory

gory means: covered with blood

Meaning of Gory

gory means: accompanied by bloodshed

Meaning of Head register

head register means: the higher ranges of the voice in speaking or singing; the vibrations of sung notes are felt in the head

Meaning of Hypocrisy

hypocrisy means: insincerity by virtue of pretending to have qualities or beliefs that you do not really have

Meaning of Hypocrisy

hypocrisy means: an expression of agreement that is not supported by real conviction

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