Words starting with n

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Nalidixic acid

nalidixic acid means: antibacterial agent used especially to treat genitourinary infections

Meaning of Nalline

nalline means: a narcotic antagonist (trade name Nalline) that counteracts the effects of narcotics (especially the effects of poisoning by morphine)

Meaning of Nalorphine

nalorphine means: a narcotic antagonist (trade name Nalline) that counteracts the effects of narcotics (especially the effects of poisoning by morphine)

Meaning of Naloxone

naloxone means: a potent narcotic antagonist (trade name Narcan) especially effective with morphine

Meaning of Naltrexone

naltrexone means: an oral antagonist against the action of opiates

Meaning of Namby-pamby

namby-pamby means: an insipid weakling who is foolishly sentimental

Meaning of Namby-pamby

namby-pamby means: weak in willpower, courage or vitality

Meaning of Name

name means: by the sanction or authority of

Meaning of Name

name means: a language unit by which a person or thing is known

Meaning of Name

name means: a defamatory or abusive word or phrase

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Actinozoa

actinozoa means: a large class of sedentary marine coelenterates that includes sea anemones and corals; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed

Meaning of Barkeep

barkeep means: an employee who mixes and serves alcoholic drinks at a bar

Meaning of Crappie

crappie means: small sunfishes of central United States rivers

Meaning of Crappie

crappie means: small sunfishes of the genus Pomoxis of central United States rivers

Meaning of Exhort

exhort means: force or impel in an indicated direction

Meaning of Exhort

exhort means: spur on or encourage especially by cheers and shouts

Meaning of Family branchiostegidae

family branchiostegidae means: small family of marine fishes having covered gills

Meaning of Firmament

firmament means: the apparent surface of the imaginary sphere on which celestial bodies appear to be projected

Meaning of Hand-held microcomputer

hand-held microcomputer means: a portable battery-powered computer small enough to be carried in your pocket

Meaning of Helmet orchid

helmet orchid means: any of several orchids of the genus Coryanthes having racemes of a few musky-scented waxy flowers with a helmet-shaped lip process

Meaning of Helmet orchid

helmet orchid means: any of numerous orchids of the genus Pterostylis having leaves in a basal rosette and green flowers often striped purple or brown or red with the dorsal sepal incurved to form a hood

Meaning of Hisser

hisser means: someone who communicates disapproval by hissing

Meaning of Librium

librium means: a tranquilizer (trade names Librium and Libritabs) used in the treatment of alcoholism

Meaning of Name calling

name calling means: verbal abuse; a crude substitute for argument

Meaning of Nectary

nectary means: a gland (often a protuberance or depression) that secretes nectar

Meaning of Oyster-fish

oyster-fish means: a variety of toadfish

Meaning of Raphael

raphael means: an archangel of the Hebrew tradition

Meaning of Raphael

raphael means: Italian painter whose many paintings exemplify the ideals of the High Renaissance (1483-1520)

Meaning of Show window

show window means: a window of a store facing onto the street; used to display merchandise for sale in the store

Meaning of Show window

show window means: a setting in which something can be displayed to best effect

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