Words starting with j

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of J

j means: the 10th letter of the Roman alphabet

Meaning of J

j means: a unit of electrical energy equal to the work done when a current of one ampere passes through a resistance of one ohm for one second

Meaning of J particle

j particle means: a neutral meson with a large mass

Meaning of J. b. rhine

j. b. rhine means: United States parapsychologist (1895-1980)

Meaning of J. b. s. haldane

j. b. s. haldane means: Scottish geneticist (son of John Haldane) who contributed to the development of population genetics; a popularizer of science and a Marxist (1892-1964)

Meaning of J. c. maxwell

j. c. maxwell means: Scottish physicist whose equations unified electricity and magnetism and who recognized the electromagnetic nature of light (1831-1879)

Meaning of J. craig ventner

j. craig ventner means: United States geneticist who published the complete base sequences for all the genes of a free-living organism, the influenza bacterium; later led team that developed a first draft of the entire human genome (born in 1946)

Meaning of J. d. salinger

j. d. salinger means: United States writer (born 1919)

Meaning of J. e. johnston

j. e. johnston means: Confederate general in the American Civil War; led the Confederate troops in the West (1807-1891)

Meaning of J. edgar hoover

j. edgar hoover means: United States lawyer who was director of the FBI for 48 years (1895-1972)

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Barbarization

barbarization means: an act that makes people primitive and uncivilized

Meaning of Caloric

caloric means: of or relating to calories in food

Meaning of Caloric

caloric means: relating to or associated with heat

Meaning of Daniel hudson burnham

daniel hudson burnham means: United States architect who designed the first important skyscraper with a skeleton (1846-1912)

Meaning of Elegant cat's ears

elegant cat's ears means: small plant with slender bent stems bearing branched clusters of a few white star-shaped flowers with petals shaped like cat's ears; southeastern Washington and northeastern Oregon to Montana

Meaning of Eviscerate

eviscerate means: take away a vital or essential part of

Meaning of Eviscerate

eviscerate means: remove the entrails of

Meaning of Eviscerate

eviscerate means: remove the contents of

Meaning of Eviscerate

eviscerate means: surgically remove a part of a structure or an organ

Meaning of Eviscerate

eviscerate means: having been disembowelled

Meaning of Expire

expire means: expel air

Meaning of Expire

expire means: pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life

Meaning of Expire

expire means: lose validity

Meaning of Federation of saint kitts and nevis

federation of saint kitts and nevis means: a country on several of the Leeward Islands; located to the east southeast of Puerto Rico; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1983

Meaning of Fluid drive

fluid drive means: an automotive power coupling

Meaning of Hypesthesia

hypesthesia means: impairment of tactile sensitivity; decrease of sensitivity

Meaning of Left atrium

left atrium means: the left upper chamber of the heart that receives blood from the pulmonary veins

Meaning of Mite box

mite box means: box for collecting alms, especially one in a church

Meaning of Miter joint

miter joint means: joint that forms a corner; usually both sides are bevelled at a 45-degree angle to form a 90-degree corner

Meaning of Napped

napped means: (of fabrics) having soft nap produced by brushing

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