Words starting with n

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Nap

nap means: a period of time spent sleeping

Meaning of Nap

nap means: take a siesta

Meaning of Napa

napa means: plant with an elongated head of broad stalked leaves resembling celery; used as a vegetable in east Asia

Meaning of Napaea

napaea means: one species: glade mallow

Meaning of Napaea dioica

napaea dioica means: tall coarse American herb having palmate leaves and numerous small white dioecious flowers; found wild in most alluvial soils of eastern and central United States

Meaning of Napalm

napalm means: gasoline jelled with aluminum soaps; highly incendiary liquid used in fire bombs and flamethrowers

Meaning of Nape

nape means: the back side of the neck

Meaning of Napery

napery means: linens for the dining table

Meaning of Naphazoline

naphazoline means: vasoconstrictor (trade names Privine and Sudafed) used in nasal sprays to treat symptoms of nasal congestion and in eyedrops to treat eye irritation

Meaning of Naphtha

naphtha means: any of various volatile flammable liquid hydrocarbon mixtures; used chiefly as solvents

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Animistic

animistic means: of or pertaining to the doctrine of animism

Meaning of Anti-torque rotor

anti-torque rotor means: rotor consisting of a rotating airfoil on the tail of a single-rotor helicopter; keeps the helicopter from spinning in the direction opposite to the rotation of the main rotor

Meaning of Basophile

basophile means: a leukocyte with basophilic granules easily stained by basic stains

Meaning of Container

container means: any object that can be used to hold things (especially a large metal boxlike object of standardized dimensions that can be loaded from one form of transport to another)

Meaning of Cunt

cunt means: obscene terms for female genitals

Meaning of Cunt

cunt means: a person (usually but not necessarily a woman) who is thoroughly disliked

Meaning of Disklike

disklike means: having a flat circular shape

Meaning of Exoteric

exoteric means: suitable for the general public

Meaning of Little ebony spleenwort

little ebony spleenwort means: fern of tropical America: from southern United States to West Indies and Mexico to Brazil

Meaning of Mariposa lily

mariposa lily means: any of several plants of the genus Calochortus having tulip-shaped flowers with 3 sepals and 3 petals; southwestern United States and Mexico

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 Pappus

pappus means: calyx composed of scales or bristles or featherlike hairs in plants of the Compositae such as thistles and dandelions

Meaning of Signal level

signal level means: the amplitude level of the desired signal

Meaning of Simple sugar

simple sugar means: a sugar (like sucrose or fructose) that does not hydrolyse to give other sugars; the simplest group of carbohydrates

Meaning of Suborder scombroidea

suborder scombroidea means: mackerels; tunas; albacores; bonitos; swordfishes; sailfishes

Meaning of Televangelist

televangelist means: an evangelist who conducts services on television

Meaning of Topee

topee means: a lightweight hat worn in tropical countries for protection from the sun

Meaning of Trichomanes boschianum

trichomanes boschianum means: a variety of bristle fern

Meaning of Underperformer

underperformer means: a business that is less successful than expected

Meaning of Underperformer

underperformer means: a student who does not perform as well as expected or as well as the IQ indicates

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