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 Army national guard

army national guard means: a civilian reserve component of the United States Army comprised of guardsmen who serve during overseas peacekeeping missions and during local emergencies

Meaning of Byrd

byrd means: explorer and United States naval officer; led expeditions to explore Antarctica (1888-1957)

Meaning of Byrd

byrd means: English organist and composer of church music; master of 16th century polyphony; was granted a monopoly in music printing with Thomas Tallis (1543-1623)

Meaning of Centropomidae

centropomidae means: a family of fish or the order Perciformes including robalos

Meaning of Cocoa palm

cocoa palm means: tall palm tree bearing coconuts as fruits; widely planted throughout the tropics

Meaning of Constantan

constantan means: an alloy of copper and nickel with high electrical resistance and a low temperature coefficient; used as resistance wire

Meaning of Dynamical system

dynamical system means: (physics) a phase space together with a transformation of that space

Meaning of Earthing

earthing means: fastening electrical equipment to earth

Meaning of Emasculation

emasculation means: neutering a male animal by removing the testicles

Meaning of Emasculation

emasculation means: loss of power and masculinity

Meaning of Killer

killer means: predatory black-and-white toothed whale with large dorsal fin; common in cold seas

Meaning of Killer

killer means: a difficulty that is hard to deal with

Meaning of Killer

killer means: someone who causes the death of a person or animal

Meaning of Killer

killer means: the causal agent resulting in death

Meaning of Native holly

native holly means: low spreading evergreen shrub of southern Australia having triangular to somewhat heart-shaped foliage and orange-yellow flowers followed by flat winged pods

Meaning of Nebraska

nebraska means: a midwestern state on the Great Plains

Meaning of Order marattiales

order marattiales means: lower ferns coextensive with the family Marattiaceae

Meaning of Perfume

perfume means: a toiletry that emits and diffuses a fragrant odor

Meaning of Perfume

perfume means: a distinctive odor that is pleasant

Meaning of Perfume

perfume means: apply perfume to

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