Words starting with j

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Jack-a-lantern

jack-a-lantern means: a large poisonous agaric with orange caps and narrow clustered stalks; the gills are luminescent

Meaning of Jack-by-the-hedge

jack-by-the-hedge means: European herb that smells like garlic

Meaning of Jack-in-the-box

jack-in-the-box means: plaything consisting of a toy clown that jumps out of a box when the lid is opened

Meaning of Jack-in-the-pulpit

jack-in-the-pulpit means: common European arum with lanceolate spathe and short purple spadix; emerges in early spring; source of a starch called arum

Meaning of Jack-in-the-pulpit

jack-in-the-pulpit means: common American spring-flowering woodland herb having sheathing leaves and an upright club-shaped spadix with overarching green and purple spathe producing scarlet berries

Meaning of Jack-o'-lantern

jack-o'-lantern means: lantern carved from a pumpkin

Meaning of Jack-o'-lantern

jack-o'-lantern means: a pale light sometimes seen at night over marshy ground

Meaning of Jack-o-lantern

jack-o-lantern means: a large poisonous agaric with orange caps and narrow clustered stalks; the gills are luminescent

Meaning of Jack-o-lantern fungus

jack-o-lantern fungus means: a large poisonous agaric with orange caps and narrow clustered stalks; the gills are luminescent

Meaning of Jack-tar

jack-tar means: a man who serves as a sailor

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Activase

activase means: a thrombolytic agent (trade name Activase) that causes fibrinolysis at the site of a blood clot; used in treating acute myocardial infarction

Meaning of Agglutination

agglutination means: the building of words from component morphemes that retain their form and meaning in the process of combining

Meaning of Agglutination

agglutination means: a clumping of bacteria or red cells when held together by antibodies (agglutinins)

Meaning of Agglutination

agglutination means: the coalescing of small particles that are suspended in solution; these larger masses are then (usually) precipitated

Meaning of Alec guinness

alec guinness means: English stage and screen actor noted for versatility (1914-2000)

Meaning of Alfred tennyson

alfred tennyson means: Englishman and Victorian poet (1809-1892)

Meaning of Analog computer

analog computer means: a computer that represents information by variable quantities (e.g., positions or voltages)

Meaning of Belfast

belfast means: capital and largest city of Northern Ireland; the center of Protestantism in Northern Ireland

Meaning of Bioremediation

bioremediation means: the act of treating waste or pollutants by the use of microorganisms (as bacteria) that can break down the undesirable substances

Meaning of Bioremediation

bioremediation means: the branch of biotechnology that uses biological process to overcome environmental problems

Meaning of Collard

collard means: variety of kale having smooth leaves

Meaning of Disposition

disposition means: the act or means of getting rid of something

Meaning of Disposition

disposition means: your usual mood

Meaning of Disposition

disposition means: a natural or acquired habit or characteristic tendency in a person or thing

Meaning of Disposition

disposition means: an attitude of mind especially one that favors one alternative over others

Meaning of Fog

fog means: confusion characterized by lack of clarity

Meaning of Fog

fog means: droplets of water vapor suspended in the air near the ground

Meaning of Fog

fog means: an atmosphere in which visibility is reduced because of a cloud of some substance

Meaning of Fog

fog means: make less visible or unclear

Meaning of Hill

hill means: structure consisting of an artificial heap or bank usually of earth or stones

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