Words starting with h

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Meaning of Hagberry tree

hagberry tree means: small European cherry tree closely resembling the American chokecherry

Meaning of Hagbut

hagbut means: an obsolete firearm with a long barrel

Meaning of Hageman factor

hageman factor means: coagulation factor whose deficiency results in prolongation of clotting time of venous blood

Meaning of Hagerstown

hagerstown means: a town in northern Maryland

Meaning of Hagfish

hagfish means: eellike cyclostome having a tongue with horny teeth in a round mouth surrounded by eight tentacles; feeds on dead or trapped fishes by boring into their bodies

Meaning of Haggada

haggada means: Talmudic literature that does not deal with law but is still part of Jewish tradition

Meaning of Haggadah

haggadah means: Talmudic literature that does not deal with law but is still part of Jewish tradition

Meaning of Haggai

haggai means: an Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Haggai which are concerned mainly with rebuilding the temples after the Babylonian Captivity

Meaning of Haggai

haggai means: a Hebrew minor prophet

Meaning of Haggard

haggard means: British writer noted for romantic adventure novels (1856-1925)

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Abydos

abydos means: an ancient Greek colony on the Asiatic side of the Dardanelles; scene of the legend of Hero and Leander

Meaning of Autogenic

autogenic means: originating within the body

Meaning of Chimney swallow

chimney swallow means: common swallow of North America and Europe that nests in barns etc.

Meaning of Chimney swallow

chimney swallow means: American swift that nests in e.g. unused chimneys

Meaning of Chowder

chowder means: a thick soup or stew made with milk and bacon and onions and potatoes

Meaning of Class ciliata

class ciliata means: class of protozoa having cilia or hairlike appendages on part or all of the surface during some part of the life cycle

Meaning of Disc-jockey

disc-jockey means: comment on music to be played

Meaning of Ebionite

ebionite means: a member of a group of Jews who (during the early history of the Christian Church) accepted Jesus as the Messiah; they accepted the Gospel According to Matthew but rejected the Epistles of St. Paul and continued to follow Jewish law and celebrate Jewish holidays; they were later declared heretic by the Church of Rome

Meaning of Ebionite

ebionite means: of or relating to the Ebionites or their religion

Meaning of Fire watcher

fire watcher means: (during World War II in Britain) someone whose duty was to watch for fires caused by bombs dropped from the air

Meaning of Gantanol

gantanol means: a sulfonamide (trade name Gantanol) used to treat infections (especially infections of the urinary tract)

Meaning of Genus pueraria

genus pueraria means: genus of woody Asiatic vines: kudzu

Meaning of Hirudinidae

hirudinidae means: a family of Hirudinea

Meaning of Hot cake

hot cake means: a flat cake of thin batter fried on both sides on a griddle

Meaning of Ingurgitate

ingurgitate means: overeat or eat immodestly; make a pig of oneself

Meaning of Insectivorous

insectivorous means: (of animals and plants) feeding on insects

Meaning of Jack dempsey

jack dempsey means: United States prizefighter who was world heavyweight champion (1895-1983)

Meaning of Odocoileus

odocoileus means: North American deer

Meaning of Revenue sharing

revenue sharing means: distribution of part of the federal tax income to states and municipalities

Meaning of Rocket scientist

rocket scientist means: an engineer who builds and tests rockets

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