Words starting with i

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Iconoclasm

iconoclasm means: the orientation of an iconoclast

Meaning of Iconoclast

iconoclast means: someone who attacks cherished ideas or traditional institutions

Meaning of Iconoclast

iconoclast means: a destroyer of images used in religious worship

Meaning of Iconoclastic

iconoclastic means: destructive of images used in religious worship; said of religions, such as Islam, in which the representation of living things is prohibited

Meaning of Iconoclastic

iconoclastic means: characterized by attack on established beliefs or institutions

Meaning of Iconography

iconography means: the images and symbolic representations that are traditionally associated with a person or a subject

Meaning of Iconolatry

iconolatry means: the worship of sacred images

Meaning of Iconology

iconology means: the branch of art history that studies visual images and their symbolic meaning (especially in social or political terms)

Meaning of Iconoscope

iconoscope means: the first practical television-camera for picture pickup; invented in 1923 by Vladimir Kosma Zworykin

Meaning of Icosahedral

icosahedral means: of or relating to an icosahedron

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Abies venusta

abies venusta means: a pyramidal fir of southwestern California having spiny pointed leaves and cone scales with long spines

Meaning of Adam smith

adam smith means: Scottish economist who advocated private enterprise and free trade (1723-1790)

Meaning of Bolbitis

bolbitis means: terrestrial or less than normally scandent ferns of tropical regions of northern hemisphere

Meaning of Cgs system

cgs system means: system of measurement based on centimeters and grams and seconds

Meaning of Chetah

chetah means: long-legged spotted cat of Africa and southwestern Asia having nonretractile claws; the swiftest mammal; can be trained to run down game

Meaning of Everglades national park

everglades national park means: a national park in Florida containing an immense subtropical wilderness with mangrove swamps and rare birds and wild animals

Meaning of Exocrine gland

exocrine gland means: a gland that secretes externally through a duct

Meaning of Installation

installation means: the act of installing something (as equipment)

Meaning of Installation

installation means: a building or place that provides a particular service or is used for a particular industry

Meaning of Installation

installation means: a formal entry into an organization or position or office

Meaning of Ivan iii

ivan iii means: grand duke of Muscovy whose victories against the Tartars laid the basis for Russian unity (1440-1505)

Meaning of Madia oil

madia oil means: used as a substitute for olive oil

Meaning of Pancreatic duct

pancreatic duct means: a duct connecting the pancreas with the intestine

Meaning of Purplish-brown

purplish-brown means: of brown tinged with purple

Meaning of Regrettable

regrettable means: deserving regret

Meaning of Runaway robin

runaway robin means: trailing European aromatic plant of the mint family having rounded leaves and small purplish flowers often grown in hanging baskets; naturalized in North America; sometimes placed in genus Nepeta

Meaning of Sanitary towel

sanitary towel means: a disposable absorbent pad (trade name Kotex); worn to absorb menstrual flow

Meaning of Stonewalling

stonewalling means: stalling or delaying especially by refusing to answer questions or cooperate

Meaning of Stopping point

stopping point means: the temporal end; the concluding time

Meaning of Thermocoagulation

thermocoagulation means: congealing tissue by heat (as by electric current)

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