Words starting with k

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Meaning of Kaffir pox

kaffir pox means: a mild form of smallpox caused by a less virulent form of the virus

Meaning of Kaffiyeh

kaffiyeh means: an Arab headdress consisting of a square piece of cloth folded into a triangle and fastened over the crown by an agal

Meaning of Kafir

kafir means: a member of the Kafir people in northeastern Afghanistan

Meaning of Kafir

kafir means: an offensive and insulting term for any Black African

Meaning of Kafir corn

kafir corn means: important for human and animal food; growth habit and stem form similar to Indian corn but having sawtooth-edged leaves

Meaning of Kafiri

kafiri means: a Dardic language spoken by the Kafir in northeastern Afghanistan

Meaning of Kafka

kafka means: Czech novelist who wrote in German about a nightmarish world of isolated and troubled individuals (1883-1924)

Meaning of Kafkaesque

kafkaesque means: characterized by surreal distortion and a sense of impending danger

Meaning of Kafkaesque

kafkaesque means: relating to or in the manner of Franz Kafka or his writings

Meaning of Kafocin

kafocin means: antibiotic related to cephalosporin but no longer in common use

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Arabidopsis thaliana

arabidopsis thaliana means: a small invasive self-pollinating weed with small white flowers; much studied by plant geneticists; the first higher plant whose complete genome sequence was described

Meaning of Blade bit

blade bit means: a drilling bit with cutting edges usually hardened against wear

Meaning of Cascade range

cascade range means: a mountain range in the northwestern United States extending through Washington and Oregon and northern California; a part of the Coast Range

Meaning of Cassowary

cassowary means: large black flightless bird of Australia and New Guinea having a horny head crest

Meaning of Collectivized

collectivized means: subscribing to the socialistic doctrine of ownership by the people collectively

Meaning of Collectivized

collectivized means: characterized by the principle of ownership by the state or the people of the means of production

Meaning of Cryptogamous

cryptogamous means: of or relating to a cryptogam

Meaning of Dicranales

dicranales means: widely distributed order of mosses with erect gametophores and sporophytes at the tips of stems

Meaning of Diesis

diesis means: a character used in printing to indicate a cross reference or footnote

Meaning of Family hamamelidaceae

family hamamelidaceae means: comprises genera Hamamelis, Corylopsis, Fothergilla, Liquidambar, Parrotia, and other small genera

Meaning of Flying gecko

flying gecko means: a gecko that has membranous expansions along the sides of its body and limbs and tail that enable it to glide short distances

Meaning of Glacier

glacier means: a slowly moving mass of ice

Meaning of Hold on

hold on means: be persistent, refuse to stop

Meaning of Hold on

hold on means: stop and wait, as if awaiting further instructions or developments

Meaning of Hold on

hold on means: hold the phone line open

Meaning of Hold on

hold on means: hold firmly

Meaning of Hold on

hold on means: retain possession of

Meaning of Lateran council

lateran council means: any of five general councils of the Western Catholic Church that were held in the Lateran Palace

Meaning of Moscow

moscow means: a city of central European Russia; formerly capital of both the Soviet Union and Soviet Russia; since 1991 the capital of the Russian Federation

Meaning of Narrowbody aircraft

narrowbody aircraft means: a commercial airliner with a single aisle

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