Words starting with ch

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Ch'i

ch'i means: the circulating life energy that in Chinese philosophy is thought to be inherent in all things; in traditional Chinese medicine the balance of negative and positive forms in the body is believed to be essential for good health

Meaning of Ch'in

ch'in means: the Chinese dynasty (from 246 BC to 206 BC) that established the first centralized imperial government and built much of the Great Wall

Meaning of Ch'in dynasty

ch'in dynasty means: the Chinese dynasty (from 246 BC to 206 BC) that established the first centralized imperial government and built much of the Great Wall

Meaning of Ch'in shih huang ti

ch'in shih huang ti means: the first Qin emperor who unified China, built much of the Great Wall, standardized weights and measures, and created a common currency and legal system (died 210 BC)

Meaning of Ch'ing

ch'ing means: the last imperial dynasty of China (from 1644 to 1912) which was overthrown by revolutionaries; during the Qing dynasty China was ruled by the Manchu

Meaning of Ch'ing dynasty

ch'ing dynasty means: the last imperial dynasty of China (from 1644 to 1912) which was overthrown by revolutionaries; during the Qing dynasty China was ruled by the Manchu

Meaning of Cha-cha

cha-cha means: a modern ballroom dance from Latin America; small steps and swaying movements of the hips

Meaning of Cha-cha

cha-cha means: dance the cha-cha

Meaning of Cha-cha-cha

cha-cha-cha means: a modern ballroom dance from Latin America; small steps and swaying movements of the hips

Meaning of Chabad

chabad means: a form of Hasidism practiced by Lithuanian and Russian Jews under communist rule; the beliefs and practices of the Lubavitch movement

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Meaning of Battle of soissons-reims

battle of soissons-reims means: a battle in World War I (May 1918); the Germans tried to attack before the American numbers were too great to defeat; the tactical success of the Germans proved to be a strategic failure

Meaning of Begonia rex

begonia rex means: any of numerous usually rhizomatous hybrid begonias derived from an East Indian plant having rough-textured leaves patterned in silver and bronze and purple and red-brown with inconspicuous flowers

Meaning of Belostomatidae

belostomatidae means: water bugs

Meaning of Dentine

dentine means: bone (calcified tissue) surrounding the pulp cavity of a tooth

Meaning of Dentine

dentine means: a calcareous material harder and denser than bone that comprises the bulk of a tooth

Meaning of Genus zinnia

genus zinnia means: genus of annual or perennial plants of tropical America having solitary heads of brightly colored flowers

Meaning of Get a look

get a look means: see something for a brief time

Meaning of High church

high church means: a group in the Anglican Church that emphasizes the Catholic tradition (especially in sacraments and rituals and obedience to church authority)

Meaning of Orangeness

orangeness means: orange color or pigment; any of a range of colors between red and yellow

Meaning of Passerine

passerine means: perching birds mostly small and living near the ground with feet having 4 toes arranged to allow for gripping the perch; most are songbirds; hatchlings are helpless

Meaning of Passerine

passerine means: relating to or characteristic of the passeriform birds

Meaning of Peridium

peridium means: outer layer of the spore-bearing organ in many fungi

Meaning of Pitch contour

pitch contour means: rise and fall of the voice pitch

Meaning of Redevelopment authority

redevelopment authority means: a public administrative unit given responsibility for the renovation of blighted urban areas

Meaning of Reduviid

reduviid means: a true bug: long-legged predacious bug living mostly on other insects; a few suck blood of mammals

Meaning of Saddle blanket

saddle blanket means: stable gear consisting of a blanket placed under the saddle

Meaning of Shigella

shigella means: rod-shaped Gram-negative enterobacteria; some are pathogenic for warm-blooded animals; can be used as a bioweapon

Meaning of Slumber party

slumber party means: an overnight party of girls who dress in nightclothes and pass the night talking

Meaning of Stethoscope

stethoscope means: a medical instrument for listening to the sounds generated inside the body

Meaning of Tunisian dirham

tunisian dirham means: 100 dirhams equal 1 dinar in Tunisia

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