Words starting with c

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Cabombaceae

cabombaceae means: in some classifications considered an independent family of water lilies; comprises the genera Cabomba and Brasenia

Meaning of Caboodle

caboodle means: any collection in its entirety

Meaning of Caboose

caboose means: a car on a freight train for use of the train crew; usually the last car on the train

Meaning of Caboose

caboose means: the area for food preparation on a ship

Meaning of Cabot

cabot means: Italian explorer who led the English expedition in 1497 that discovered the mainland of North America and explored the coast from Nova Scotia to Newfoundland (ca. 1450-1498)

Meaning of Cabot

cabot means: son of John Cabot who was born in Italy and who led an English expedition in search of the Northwest Passage and a Spanish expedition that explored the La Plata region of Brazil; in 1544 he published a map of the world (1476-1557)

Meaning of Cabotage

cabotage means: navigation in coastal waters

Meaning of Cabotage

cabotage means: the exclusive right of a country to control the air traffic within its borders

Meaning of Cabriolet

cabriolet means: small two-wheeled horse-drawn carriage; with two seats and a folding hood

Meaning of Cabstand

cabstand means: a place where taxis park while awaiting customers

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of 62

62 means: being two more than sixty

Meaning of Abbess

abbess means: the superior of a group of nuns

Meaning of Airfreight

airfreight means: transport (cargo) by air

Meaning of Chit-chat

chit-chat means: light informal conversation for social occasions

Meaning of Chit-chat

chit-chat means: talk socially without exchanging too much information

Meaning of Class charophyceae

class charophyceae means: in some classifications: contains only the order Charales

Meaning of Dolichocephaly

dolichocephaly means: the quality of being dolichocephalic

Meaning of Dowse

dowse means: searching for underground water or minerals by using a dowsing rod

Meaning of Dowse

dowse means: cover with liquid; pour liquid onto

Meaning of Dowse

dowse means: slacken

Meaning of Dowse

dowse means: use a divining rod in search of underground water or metal

Meaning of Dowse

dowse means: wet thoroughly

Meaning of Energy-absorbing

energy-absorbing means: (of a nuclear reaction) occurring with absorption of energy

Meaning of Epirus

epirus means: an ancient area on the Ionian Sea that flourished as a kingdom in the 3rd century BC; located in northwestern Greece and southern Albania

Meaning of Erythromycin

erythromycin means: an antibiotic (trade name Erythrocin or E-Mycin or Ethril or Ilosone or Pediamycin) obtained from the actinomycete Streptomyces erythreus; effective against many Gram-positive bacteria and some Gram-negative

Meaning of Fertilization

fertilization means: making fertile as by applying fertilizer or manure

Meaning of Fertilization

fertilization means: creation by the physical union of male and female gametes; of sperm and ova in an animal or pollen and ovule in a plant

Meaning of Flowering maple

flowering maple means: an ornamental plant of the genus Abutilon having leaves that resemble maple leaves

Meaning of Frame of reference

frame of reference means: a system of assumptions and standards that sanction behavior and give it meaning

Meaning of Frame of reference

frame of reference means: a system that uses coordinates to establish position

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