Words starting with d

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Meaning of Daisy chain

daisy chain means: flower chain consisting of a string of daisies linked by their stems; worn by students on class day at some schools

Meaning of Daisy chain

daisy chain means: (figurative) a series of associated things or people or experiences

Meaning of Daisy cutter

daisy cutter means: a batted or served ball that skims along close to the ground

Meaning of Daisy cutter

daisy cutter means: a bomb with only 10 to 20 per cent explosive and the remainder consisting of casings designed to break into many small high-velocity fragments; most effective against troops and vehicles

Meaning of Daisy fleabane

daisy fleabane means: widely naturalized white-flowered North American herb

Meaning of Daisy print wheel

daisy print wheel means: a wheel around which is a set of print characters that make a typing impression on paper

Meaning of Daisy wheel

daisy wheel means: a wheel around which is a set of print characters that make a typing impression on paper

Meaning of Daisy-bush

daisy-bush means: any of various mostly Australian attractively shaped shrubs of the genus Olearia grown for their handsome and sometimes fragrant evergreen foliage and profusion of daisy flowers with white or purple or blue rays

Meaning of Daisy-chain

daisy-chain means: connect devices on a part of a chip or circuit board in a computer

Meaning of Daisy-leaved grape fern

daisy-leaved grape fern means: of North America and Eurasia

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Airsickness

airsickness means: motion sickness experienced while traveling by air (especially during turbulence)

Meaning of Arteria temporalis intermedia

arteria temporalis intermedia means: temporal artery that goes to the middle part of the cerebral cortex of the temporal lobe

Meaning of Ballet mistress

ballet mistress means: a woman who directs and teaches and rehearses dancers for a ballet company

Meaning of Barbet

barbet means: small brightly colored stout-billed tropical bird having short weak wings

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 Christmas disease

christmas disease means: a clotting disorder similar to hemophilia A but caused by a congenital deficiency of factor IX

Meaning of Genus epilachna

genus epilachna means: genus of ladybugs native to Mexico and Central America; both larvae and adults feed on plants

Meaning of Genus lutra

genus lutra means: in some classifications considered a genus of the subfamily Lutrinae

Meaning of Genus mimosa

genus mimosa means: genus of spiny woody shrubs or trees; named for their apparent imitation of animal sensitivity to light and heat and movement

Meaning of Indumentum

indumentum means: a covering of fine hairs (or sometimes scales) as on a leaf or insect

Meaning of Interspecies

interspecies means: arising or occurring between species

Meaning of Michael faraday

michael faraday means: the English physicist and chemist who discovered electromagnetic induction (1791-1867)

Meaning of Mirabilis laevis

mirabilis laevis means: California four o'clock with purple-red flowers

Meaning of Oxalate

oxalate means: a salt or ester of oxalic acid

Meaning of Pterostylis

pterostylis means: genus of terrestrial orchids of Australia and New Zealand and western Pacific

Meaning of Sir tom stoppard

sir tom stoppard means: British dramatist (born in Czechoslovakia in 1937)

Meaning of Strenuosity

strenuosity means: intense energy

Meaning of Surrounding

surrounding means: closely encircling

Meaning of Toadstool

toadstool means: common name for an inedible or poisonous agaric (contrasting with the edible mushroom)

Meaning of Wealthy person

wealthy person means: a person who possesses great material wealth

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