Words starting with n

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Nan-ning

nan-ning means: an industrial city in southern China

Meaning of Nanaimo

nanaimo means: a town in southwestern British Columbia on Vancouver Island to the west of Vancouver

Meaning of Nanak

nanak means: Indian religious leader who founded Sikhism in dissent from the caste system of Hinduism; he taught that all men had a right to search for knowledge of God and that spiritual liberation could be attained by meditating on the name of God (1469-1538)

Meaning of Nance

nance means: offensive term for a homosexual man

Meaning of Nancere

nancere means: a Chadic language spoken in Chad

Meaning of Nanchang

nanchang means: a walled city in southeastern China on the Gan Jiang

Meaning of Nancy

nancy means: a city in northeastern France in Lorraine

Meaning of Nancy freeman mitford

nancy freeman mitford means: English writer of comic novels (1904-1973)

Meaning of Nancy mitford

nancy mitford means: English writer of comic novels (1904-1973)

Meaning of Nancy witcher astor

nancy witcher astor means: British politician (born in the United States) who was the first woman to sit in the British House of Commons (1879-1964)

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Amygdaloid nucleus

amygdaloid nucleus means: an almond-shaped neural structure in the anterior part of the temporal lobe of the cerebrum; intimately connected with the hypothalamus and the hippocampus and the cingulate gyrus; as part of the limbic system it plays an important role in motivation and emotional behavior

Meaning of Bowler hat

bowler hat means: a felt hat that is round and hard with a narrow brim

Meaning of Cecropia peltata

cecropia peltata means: tropical American tree with large peltate leaves and hollow stems

Meaning of Cephalochordate

cephalochordate means: fish-like animals having a notochord rather than a true spinal column

Meaning of Concurring opinion

concurring opinion means: an opinion that agrees with the court's disposition of the case but is written to express a particular judge's reasoning

Meaning of Family muraenidae

family muraenidae means: marine eels

Meaning of Gillette

gillette means: United States inventor and manufacturer who developed the safety razor (1855-1932)

Meaning of Head ache

head ache means: pain in the head caused by dilation of cerebral arteries or muscle contractions or a reaction to drugs

Meaning of Hectically

hectically means: in a frenzied manner

Meaning of Helleborus orientalis

helleborus orientalis means: slightly hairy perennial having deep green leathery leaves and flowers that are ultimately purplish-green

Meaning of Kenaf

kenaf means: valuable fiber plant of East Indies now widespread in cultivation

Meaning of Kenaf

kenaf means: fiber from an East Indian plant Hibiscus cannabinus

Meaning of Kino

kino means: East Indian tree yielding a resin or extract often used medicinally and in e.g. tanning

Meaning of Kino

kino means: a gum obtained from various tropical plants; used as an astringent and in tanning

Meaning of Perihelion

perihelion means: periapsis in solar orbit; the point in the orbit of a planet or comet where it is nearest to the sun

Meaning of Physa

physa means: any member of the genus Physa

Meaning of Postulant

postulant means: one submitting a request or application especially one seeking admission into a religious order

Meaning of Quango

quango means: a quasi nongovernmental organization; an organization that is financed by the government yet acts independently of the government

Meaning of Shadowiness

shadowiness means: relative darkness caused by light rays being intercepted by an opaque body

Meaning of Strikingly

strikingly means: in a striking manner

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