Words starting with mendel

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Mendel

mendel means: Augustinian monk and botanist whose experiments in breeding garden peas led to his eventual recognition as founder of the science of genetics (1822-1884)

Meaning of Mendel's law

mendel's law means: (genetics) one of two principles of heredity formulated by Gregor Mendel on the basis of his experiments with plants; the principles were limited and modified by subsequent genetic research

Meaning of Mendeleev

mendeleev means: Russian chemist who developed a periodic table of the chemical elements and predicted the discovery of several new elements (1834-1907)

Meaning of Mendeleev's law

mendeleev's law means: (chemistry) the principle that chemical properties of the elements are periodic functions of their atomic numbers

Meaning of Mendelevium

mendelevium means: a radioactive transuranic element synthesized by bombarding einsteinium with alpha particles (Md is the current symbol for mendelevium but Mv was formerly the symbol)

Meaning of Mendeleyev

mendeleyev means: Russian chemist who developed a periodic table of the chemical elements and predicted the discovery of several new elements (1834-1907)

Meaning of Mendelian

mendelian means: a follower of Mendelism

Meaning of Mendelian

mendelian means: of or relating to Gregor Mendel or in accord with Mendel's laws

Meaning of Mendelianism

mendelianism means: the theory of inheritance based on Mendel's laws

Meaning of Mendelism

mendelism means: the theory of inheritance based on Mendel's laws

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Alight

alight means: come down

Meaning of Alight

alight means: to come to rest, settle

Meaning of Alight

alight means: lighted up by or as by fire or flame

Meaning of Asplenium rhizophyllum

asplenium rhizophyllum means: ferns having lanceolate fronds that root at the tip

Meaning of At first blush

at first blush means: as a first impression

Meaning of Barelegged

barelegged means: having the legs uncovered by clothing

Meaning of Bassia scoparia

bassia scoparia means: densely branched Eurasian plant; foliage turns purple-red in autumn

Meaning of Corpuscular-radiation pressure

corpuscular-radiation pressure means: the minute pressure exerted on a surface normal to the direction of propagation of a wave

Meaning of Douglas hemlock

douglas hemlock means: lofty douglas fir of northwestern North America having short needles and egg-shaped cones

Meaning of Eucalypt tereticornis

eucalypt tereticornis means: tall tree of Queensland and New South Wales and Victoria

Meaning of Genus hieracium

genus hieracium means: large genus of perennial hairy herbs of Europe to western Asia to northwestern Africa and North America; few are ornamental; often considered congeneric with Pilosella

Meaning of Goddaughter

goddaughter means: a female godchild

Meaning of Isolation

isolation means: the act of isolating something; setting something apart from others

Meaning of Isolation

isolation means: a country's withdrawal from international politics

Meaning of Isolation

isolation means: a feeling of being disliked and alone

Meaning of Isolation

isolation means: (psychiatry) a defense mechanism in which memory of an unacceptable act or impulse is separated from the emotion originally associated with it

Meaning of Isolation

isolation means: a state of separation between persons or groups

Meaning of Membership

membership means: the body of members of an organization or group

Meaning of Membership

membership means: the state of being a member

Meaning of Monosomy

monosomy means: chromosomal abnormality consisting of the absence of one chromosome from the normal diploid number

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