Words starting with j

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Jacaranda

jacaranda means: an important Brazilian timber tree yielding a heavy hard dark-colored wood streaked with black

Meaning of Jacinth

jacinth means: a red transparent variety of zircon used as a gemstone

Meaning of Jack

jack means: male donkey

Meaning of Jack

jack means: any of several fast-swimming predacious fishes of tropical to warm temperate seas

Meaning of Jack

jack means: tool for exerting pressure or lifting

Meaning of Jack

jack means: one of four face cards in a deck bearing a picture of a young prince

Meaning of Jack

jack means: small flag indicating a ship's nationality

Meaning of Jack

jack means: game equipment consisting of one of several small six-pointed metal pieces that are picked up while bouncing a ball in the game of jacks

Meaning of Jack

jack means: an electrical device consisting of a connector socket designed for the insertion of a plug

Meaning of Jack

jack means: a small ball at which players aim in lawn bowling

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Aflutter

aflutter means: excited in anticipation

Meaning of Bryan donkin

bryan donkin means: English engineer who developed a method of preserving food by sterilizing it with heat and sealing it inside a steel container--the first tin can (1768-1855)

Meaning of Cerambycidae

cerambycidae means: long-horned beetles

Meaning of Compendious

compendious means: briefly giving the gist of something

Meaning of Debtor

debtor means: a person who owes a creditor; someone who has the obligation of paying a debt

Meaning of Genus chlamydera

genus chlamydera means: a genus of Ptilonorhynchidae

Meaning of Greek partridge

greek partridge means: of mountainous areas of southern Europe

Meaning of Heckelphone

heckelphone means: an oboe pitched an octave below the ordinary oboe

Meaning of Hedge pink

hedge pink means: plant of European origin having pink or white flowers and leaves yielding a detergent when bruised

Meaning of Mesothelioma

mesothelioma means: a form of carcinoma of the mesothelium lining lungs or abdomen or heart; usually associated with exposure to asbestos dust

Meaning of Mylanta

mylanta means: an antacid

Meaning of Newton's second law

newton's second law means: the rate of change of momentum is proportional to the imposed force and goes in the direction of the force

Meaning of Nidation

nidation means: (embryology) the organic process whereby a fertilized egg becomes implanted in the lining of the uterus of placental mammals

Meaning of Peripatus

peripatus means: any of numerous velvety-skinned wormlike carnivorous animals common in tropical forests having characteristics of both arthropods and annelid worms

Meaning of Rogaine

rogaine means: a vasodilator (trade name Loniten) used to treat severe hypertension; one side effect is hirsutism so it is also sold (trade name Rogaine) as a treatment for male-patterned baldness

Meaning of Tailstock

tailstock means: support consisting of the movable part of a lathe that slides along the bed in alignment with the headstock and is locked into position to support the free end of the workpiece

Meaning of Tick off

tick off means: put a check mark on or near or next to

Meaning of Trapshooter

trapshooter means: a person who engages in shooting at clay pigeons that are hurled into the air by a trap

Meaning of Uranyl oxalate

uranyl oxalate means: a salt obtained by the reaction of uranium salts with oxalic acid

Meaning of Uvea

uvea means: the part of the eye that contains the iris and ciliary body and choroid

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