Words starting with h

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of H

h means: (thermodynamics) a thermodynamic quantity equal to the internal energy of a system plus the product of its volume and pressure

Meaning of H

h means: the 8th letter of the Roman alphabet

Meaning of H

h means: the constant of proportionality relating the energy of a photon to its frequency; approximately 6.626 x 10^-34 joule-second

Meaning of H

h means: a unit of inductance in which an induced electromotive force of one volt is produced when the current is varied at the rate of one ampere per second

Meaning of H

h means: a nonmetallic univalent element that is normally a colorless and odorless highly flammable diatomic gas; the simplest and lightest and most abundant element in the universe

Meaning of H-bomb

h-bomb means: a nuclear weapon that releases atomic energy by union of light (hydrogen) nuclei at high temperatures to form helium

Meaning of H-shaped

h-shaped means: shaped in the form of the letter H

Meaning of H. g. wells

h. g. wells means: prolific English writer best known for his science-fiction novels; he also wrote on contemporary social problems and wrote popular accounts of history and science (1866-1946)

Meaning of H. h. munro

h. h. munro means: British writer of short stories (1870-1916)

Meaning of H. j. eysenck

h. j. eysenck means: a British psychologist (born in Germany) noted for his theories of intelligence and personality and for his strong criticism of Freudian psychoanalysis

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Bounty hunter

bounty hunter means: a hunter who kills predatory wild animals in order to collect a bounty

Meaning of Bounty hunter

bounty hunter means: someone who pursues fugitives or criminals for whom a reward is offered

Meaning of Brunhild

brunhild means: a Valkyrie or a queen in the Nibelungenlied who loved the hero Siegfried; when he deceived her she had him killed and then committed suicide

Meaning of Businesspeople

businesspeople means: people who transact business (especially business executives)

Meaning of Cashed

cashed means: for which money has been paid

Meaning of Congress shoe

congress shoe means: an ankle high shoe with elastic gussets in the sides

Meaning of Depth charge

depth charge means: a bomb that explodes at a preset depth under water; antisubmarine device

Meaning of Distortionist

distortionist means: a painter who introduces distortions

Meaning of Escape valve

escape valve means: a valve in a container in which pressure can build up (as a steam boiler); it opens automatically when the pressure reaches a dangerous level

Meaning of Foxtail orchid

foxtail orchid means: any of various orchids of the genus Rhyncostylis having pink- to purple-marked white flowers in a dense cylindrical raceme

Meaning of Idly

idly means: in an idle manner

Meaning of Irish national liberation army

irish national liberation army means: a radical terrorist group dedicated to the removal of British forces from Northern Ireland and the unification of Ireland

Meaning of Leather strip

leather strip means: implement consisting of a strip of leather

Meaning of Multiethnic

multiethnic means: involving several ethnic groups

Meaning of Orgasm

orgasm means: the moment of most intense pleasure in sexual intercourse

Meaning of Parcel post

parcel post means: postal service that handles packages

Meaning of Pectoralis

pectoralis means: either of two large muscles of the chest

Meaning of Tinfoil

tinfoil means: foil made of tin or an alloy of tin and lead

Meaning of Vilify

vilify means: spread negative information about

Meaning of Visible radiation

visible radiation means: (physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation

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