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 Air passage

air passage means: a duct that provides ventilation (as in mines)

Meaning of Be sick

be sick means: eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth

Meaning of Calif.

calif. means: a state in the western United States on the Pacific; the 3rd largest state; known for earthquakes

Meaning of Commercial treaty

commercial treaty means: a treaty governing commerce between two or more nations

Meaning of Concreteness

concreteness means: the quality of being concrete (not abstract)

Meaning of Dysphemism

dysphemism means: an offensive or disparaging expression that is substituted for an inoffensive one

Meaning of Elasticized

elasticized means: made with strands or inserts of elastic

Meaning of Master of science

master of science means: a master's degree in science

Meaning of Microseism

microseism means: a small earthquake

Meaning of Pct

pct means: a proportion in relation to a whole (which is usually the amount per hundred)

Meaning of Pharaoh's chicken

pharaoh's chicken means: small mostly white vulture of Africa and southern Eurasia

Meaning of Portal hypertension

portal hypertension means: increase in blood pressure in the veins of the portal system caused by obstruction in the liver (often associated with alcoholic cirrhosis), causing enlargement of the spleen and collateral veins

Meaning of Racing skiff

racing skiff means: a shell for a single oarsman

Meaning of Repellently

repellently means: in a repellent manner

Meaning of Sewing room

sewing room means: a room set aside for sewing

Meaning of Shoot down

shoot down means: shoot at and force to come down

Meaning of Shoot down

shoot down means: move quickly and violently

Meaning of Shoot down

shoot down means: thwart the passage of

Meaning of Station waggon

station waggon means: a car that has a long body and rear door with space behind rear seat

Meaning of Subtonic

subtonic means: (music) the seventh note of the diatonic scale

Copyrights © 2016 DictionaryMeaningOf. All Rights Reserved.