Words starting with n

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Nacreous

nacreous means: having a play of lustrous rainbow colors

Meaning of Nacreous

nacreous means: consisting of or resembling mother-of-pearl

Meaning of Nacreous cloud

nacreous cloud means: a luminous iridescent cloud at a high altitude that may be seen when the sun is a few degrees below the horizon

Meaning of Nad

nad means: a coenzyme present in most living cells and derived from the B vitamin nicotinic acid; serves as a reductant in various metabolic processes

Meaning of Nada

nada means: a quantity of no importance

Meaning of Nada daiquiri

nada daiquiri means: a daiquiri made without alcohol

Meaning of Nadine gordimer

nadine gordimer means: South African novelist and short-story writer whose work describes the effects of apartheid (born in 1923)

Meaning of Nadir

nadir means: the point below the observer that is directly opposite the zenith on the imaginary sphere against which celestial bodies appear to be projected

Meaning of Nadir

nadir means: an extreme state of adversity; the lowest point of anything

Meaning of Nadolol

nadolol means: a beta-adrenergic blocking agent (trade name Corgard) that is used to treat hypertension and angina

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Airburst

airburst means: an explosion in the atmosphere

Meaning of Anesthetise

anesthetise means: administer an anesthetic drug to

Meaning of Arm bone

arm bone means: a bone in the arm

Meaning of Carbonisation

carbonisation means: the destructive distillation of coal (as in coke ovens)

Meaning of Cefoperazone

cefoperazone means: a parenteral cephalosporin (trade name Cefobid) used for severe infections

Meaning of Elm family

elm family means: a dicot family of the order Urticales including: genera Ulmus, Celtis, Planera, Trema

Meaning of Essex

essex means: a county in southeastern England on the North Sea and the Thames estuary

Meaning of Footslogger

footslogger means: fights on foot with small arms

Meaning of Free-swimming

free-swimming means: (of animals) able to swim about; not attached

Meaning of Genus convallaria

genus convallaria means: sometimes placed in family Convallariaceae: lily of the valley

Meaning of Gun for hire

gun for hire means: a professional killer who uses a gun

Meaning of K ration

k ration means: a small package of emergency rations; issued to United States troops in World War II

Meaning of Knife pleat

knife pleat means: a single pleat turned in one direction

Meaning of Lobate

lobate means: having deeply indented margins but with lobes not entirely separate from each other

Meaning of Lobate

lobate means: having or resembling a lobe or lobes

Meaning of Ochre

ochre means: a moderate yellow-orange to orange color

Meaning of Ochre

ochre means: any of various earths containing silica and alumina and ferric oxide; used as a pigment

Meaning of Ochre

ochre means: of a moderate orange-yellow color

Meaning of Plastic surgery

plastic surgery means: surgery concerned with therapeutic or cosmetic reformation of tissue

Meaning of Powder method

powder method means: a process for identifying minerals or crystals; a small rod is coated with a powdered form of the substance and subjected to suitably modified X-rays; the pattern of diffracted rings is used for identification

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