Words starting with au

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Meaning of Au

au means: a unit of length used for distances within the solar system; equal to the mean distance between the Earth and the Sun (approximately 93 million miles or 150 million kilometers)

Meaning of Au

au means: a soft yellow malleable ductile (trivalent and univalent) metallic element; occurs mainly as nuggets in rocks and alluvial deposits; does not react with most chemicals but is attacked by chlorine and aqua regia

Meaning of Au courant

au courant means: being up to particular standard or level especially in being up to date in knowledge

Meaning of Au fait

au fait means: being up to particular standard or level especially in being up to date in knowledge

Meaning of Au gratin

au gratin means: cooked while covered with browned breadcrumbs (and sometimes cheese)

Meaning of Au jus

au jus means: served in its natural juices or gravy

Meaning of Au naturel

au naturel means: completely unclothed

Meaning of Au pair

au pair means: a young foreigner who lives with a family in return for doing light housework

Meaning of Au pair girl

au pair girl means: a foreign girl serving as an au pair

Meaning of Au revoir

au revoir means: a farewell remark

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Meaning of Atlanta

atlanta means: a siege in which Federal troops under Sherman cut off the railroads supplying the city and then burned it; 1864

Meaning of Atlanta

atlanta means: state capital and largest city of Georgia; chief commercial center of the southeastern United States; was plundered and burned by Sherman's army during the American Civil War

Meaning of Bowling

bowling means: the playing of a game of tenpins or duckpins etc

Meaning of Bowling

bowling means: (cricket) the act of delivering a cricket ball to the batsman

Meaning of Bowling

bowling means: a game in which balls are rolled at an object or group of objects with the aim of knocking them over or moving them

Meaning of Classicalism

classicalism means: a movement in literature and art during the 17th and 18th centuries in Europe that favored rationality and restraint and strict forms

Meaning of Coconut oil

coconut oil means: oil from coconuts

Meaning of Easterly

easterly means: a wind from the east

Meaning of Easterly

easterly means: from the east; used especially of winds

Meaning of Easterly

easterly means: lying in or toward the east

Meaning of Easterly

easterly means: from the east

Meaning of Enigmatic

enigmatic means: resembling an oracle in obscurity of thought

Meaning of Enigmatic

enigmatic means: not clear to the understanding

Meaning of Exarch

exarch means: a viceroy who governed a large province in the Roman Empire

Meaning of Exarch

exarch means: a bishop in eastern Christendom who holds a place below a patriarch but above a metropolitan

Meaning of Exarch

exarch means: a bishop in one of several Eastern Orthodox Churches in North America

Meaning of Family acanthaceae

family acanthaceae means: widely distributed herbs and shrubs and trees; sometimes placed in the order Scrophulariales

Meaning of Kaiser roll

kaiser roll means: rounded raised poppy-seed roll made of a square piece of dough by folding the corners in to the center

Meaning of Long-stalked

long-stalked means: of plants having relatively long stalks

Meaning of Mover

mover means: a company that moves the possessions of a family or business from one site to another

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