Words starting with g

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Galactagogue

galactagogue means: agent that induces milk secretion

Meaning of Galactic

galactic means: inconceivably large

Meaning of Galactic

galactic means: of or relating to a galaxy (especially our galaxy the Milky Way)

Meaning of Galactocele

galactocele means: a cystic tumor containing milk or a milky substance (especially in the mammary glands)

Meaning of Galactose

galactose means: a simple sugar found in lactose

Meaning of Galactosemia

galactosemia means: a genetic disease (autosomal recessive) in which an enzyme needed to metabolize galactose is deficient or absent; typically develops shortly after birth

Meaning of Galactosis

galactosis means: the secretion of milk

Meaning of Galago

galago means: agile long-tailed nocturnal African lemur with dense woolly fur and large eyes and ears

Meaning of Galahad

galahad means: (Arthurian legend) the most virtuous knight of the Round Table; was able to see the Holy Grail

Meaning of Galan

galan means: a mountain peak in the Andes in Argentina (21,654 feet high)

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Backbencher

backbencher means: a member of the House of Commons who is not a party leader

Meaning of Cps

cps means: the unit of frequency; one hertz has a periodic interval of one second (named for Heinrich Rudolph Hertz)

Meaning of Cyanogenetic

cyanogenetic means: capable of producing cyanide

Meaning of Endicott

endicott means: born in England; in 1629 he became the founder of the Massachusetts Bay Colony (1588-1665)

Meaning of Flight attendant

flight attendant means: an attendant on an airplane

Meaning of Forsythia

forsythia means: any of various early blooming oleaceous shrubs of the genus Forsythia; native to eastern Asia and southern Europe but widely cultivated for their branches of bright yellow bell-shaped flowers

Meaning of Geb

geb means: Egyptian god of the earth; father of Osiris and Isis

Meaning of Genus kohleria

genus kohleria means: genus of tropical American shrubs

Meaning of Haddock

haddock means: important food fish on both sides of the Atlantic; related to cod but usually smaller

Meaning of Haddock

haddock means: lean white flesh of fish similar to but smaller than cod; usually baked or poached or as fillets sauteed or fried

Meaning of Iron deficiency anemia

iron deficiency anemia means: a form of anemia due to lack of iron in the diet or to iron loss as a result of chronic bleeding

Meaning of Myoclonus

myoclonus means: a clonic spasm of a muscle or muscle group

Meaning of Organza

organza means: a fabric made of silk or a silklike fabric that resembles organdy

Meaning of Primary election

primary election means: a preliminary election where delegates or nominees are chosen

Meaning of Relative-in-law

relative-in-law means: a relative by marriage

Meaning of Sistrurus miliaris

sistrurus miliaris means: small pygmy rattlesnake

Meaning of Stercobilinogen

stercobilinogen means: a chromogen formed in the intestine from the breakdown of bilirubin; yields urobilins on oxidation; some is excreted in the feces and some is resorbed and excreted in bile or urine

Meaning of Teetotal

teetotal means: practice teetotalism and abstain from the consumption of alcoholic beverages

Meaning of Teetotal

teetotal means: practicing complete abstinence from alcoholic beverages

Meaning of Triassic

triassic means: from 230 million to 190 million years ago; dinosaurs, marine reptiles; volcanic activity

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