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Meaning of Ibizan podenco

ibizan podenco means: breed of slender agile medium-sized hound found chiefly in the Balearic Islands; said to have been bred originally by the Pharaohs of ancient Egypt

Meaning of Ibn al-haytham

ibn al-haytham means: an Egyptian polymath (born in Iraq) whose research in geometry and optics was influential into the 17th century; established experiments as the norm of proof in physics (died in 1040)

Meaning of Ibn talal hussein

ibn talal hussein means: king of Jordan credited with creating stability at home and seeking peace with Israel (1935-1999)

Meaning of Ibn-roshd

ibn-roshd means: Arabian philosopher born in Spain; wrote detailed commentaries on Aristotle that were admired by the Schoolmen (1126-1198)

Meaning of Ibn-sina

ibn-sina means: Persian physician and influential philosopher; his interpretation of Aristotle influenced St. Thomas Aquinas; writings on medicine were important for almost 500 years (980-1037)

Meaning of Ibolium privet

ibolium privet means: fast-growing and tightly branched hybrid of Ligustrum ovalifolium and Ligustrum obtusifolium

Meaning of Ibota privet

ibota privet means: fast-growing and tightly branched hybrid of Ligustrum ovalifolium and Ligustrum obtusifolium

Meaning of Ibrahim

ibrahim means: the first of the Old Testament patriarchs and the father of Isaac; according to Genesis, God promised to give Abraham's family (the Hebrews) the land of Canaan (the Promised Land); God tested Abraham by asking him to sacrifice his son

Meaning of Ibrd

ibrd means: a United Nations agency created to assist developing nations by loans guaranteed by member governments

Meaning of Ibsen

ibsen means: realistic Norwegian author who wrote plays on social and political themes (1828-1906)

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Meaning of Adjectivally

adjectivally means: as an adjective; in an adjectival manner

Meaning of Bleacher

bleacher means: a worker who bleaches (cloth or flour etc.)

Meaning of Bock beer

bock beer means: a very strong lager traditionally brewed in the fall and aged through the winter for consumption in the spring

Meaning of Callback

callback means: a request by the manufacturer of a defective product to return the product (as for replacement or repair)

Meaning of Capsulated

capsulated means: used of seeds or spores that are enclosed in a capsule

Meaning of Cholelithiasis

cholelithiasis means: the presence of gallstones in the gallbladder

Meaning of Dune buggy

dune buggy means: a recreational vehicle with large tires used on beaches or sand dunes

Meaning of Full point

full point means: a punctuation mark (.) placed at the end of a declarative sentence to indicate a full stop or after abbreviations

Meaning of Gordius

gordius means: legendary king of ancient Phrygia who was said to be responsible for the Gordian knot

Meaning of Inexpressively

inexpressively means: without expression; in an inexpressive manner

Meaning of Ivy geranium

ivy geranium means: a commonly cultivated trailing South American plant with peltate leaves and rosy flowers

Meaning of Lepiota procera

lepiota procera means: edible long-stalked mushroom with white flesh and gills and spores; found in open woodlands in autumn

Meaning of Mail boat

mail boat means: a boat for carrying mail

Meaning of Monkey business

monkey business means: mischievous or deceitful behavior

Meaning of Mycobacteriaceae

mycobacteriaceae means: a family of bacteria

Meaning of Noncaloric

noncaloric means: of food have no (or few) calories

Meaning of Pikeblenny

pikeblenny means: tropical American fishes; males are aggressively defensive of their territory

Meaning of Trotsky

trotsky means: Russian revolutionary and Communist theorist who helped Lenin and built up the army; he was ousted from the Communist Party by Stalin and eventually assassinated in Mexico (1879-1940)

Meaning of Unattainably

unattainably means: in an unattainable manner or to an unattainable degree

Meaning of William richard morris

william richard morris means: British industrialist who manufactured automobiles and created a philanthropic foundation (1877-1963)

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