Words starting with k

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Kantian

kantian means: of or relating to Immanuel Kant or his philosophy

Meaning of Kantrex

kantrex means: antibiotic (trade name Kantrex) used to treat severe infections

Meaning of Kanzu

kanzu means: (Swahili) a long garment (usually white) with long sleeves; worn by men in East Africa

Meaning of Kaochlor

kaochlor means: salt of potassium (KCl) (trade names K-Dur 20, Kaochlor and K-lor and Klorvess and K-lyte); taken in tablet form to treat potassium deficiency

Meaning of Kaoliang

kaoliang means: sorghums of China and Manchuria having small white or brown grains (used for food) and dry pithy stalks (used for fodder, fuel and thatching)

Meaning of Kaolin

kaolin means: a fine usually white clay formed by the weathering of aluminous minerals (as feldspar); used in ceramics and as an absorbent and as a filler (e.g., in paper)

Meaning of Kaoline

kaoline means: a fine usually white clay formed by the weathering of aluminous minerals (as feldspar); used in ceramics and as an absorbent and as a filler (e.g., in paper)

Meaning of Kaolinite

kaolinite means: a mineral consisting of aluminum silicate; main source of kaolin

Meaning of Kaon

kaon means: an unstable meson produced as the result of a high-energy particle collision

Meaning of Kaopectate

kaopectate means: trade name for a fixed-combination antidiarrheal drug that use kaolin as the adsorbent and pectin as the emollient

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Aflaxen

aflaxen means: a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trademarks Aleve and Anaprox and Aflaxen) that fights pain and inflammation

Meaning of Agonise

agonise means: suffer agony or anguish

Meaning of Agonise

agonise means: cause to agonize

Meaning of Antiberiberi factor

antiberiberi factor means: a B vitamin that prevents beriberi; maintains appetite and growth

Meaning of Bibliothec

bibliothec means: a professional person trained in library science and engaged in library services

Meaning of Closed-circuit television

closed-circuit television means: a television system that is not used for broadcasting but is connected by cables to designated monitors (as in a factory or theater)

Meaning of Commonwealth of independent states

commonwealth of independent states means: an alliance made up of states that had been Soviet Socialist Republics in the Soviet Union prior to its dissolution in Dec 1991

Meaning of Cottage industry

cottage industry means: small-scale industry that can be carried on at home by family members using their own equipment

Meaning of Diapheromera

diapheromera means: a variety of stick insect

Meaning of Falconidae

falconidae means: a family of birds of the order Falconiformes

Meaning of Family cheloniidae

family cheloniidae means: green turtles; hawksbills

Meaning of Henry clay

henry clay means: United States politician responsible for the Missouri Compromise between free and slave states (1777-1852)

Meaning of Human botfly

human botfly means: large tropical American fly; parasitic on humans and other mammals

Meaning of Lickety split

lickety split means: without delay

Meaning of Macroclemys

macroclemys means: includes the alligator snapping turtle

Meaning of Platysma

platysma means: either of two broad muscles located on either side of the neck and innervated by the facial nerve; extends from lower jaw to clavicle and is involved in moving the mouth and jaw

Meaning of Prevalence

prevalence means: the quality of prevailing generally; being widespread

Meaning of Prevalence

prevalence means: a superiority in numbers or amount

Meaning of Prevalence

prevalence means: (epidemiology) the ratio (for a given time period) of the number of occurrences of a disease or event to the number of units at risk in the population

Meaning of Pull up stakes

pull up stakes means: remove oneself from an association with or participation in

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