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Meaning of Oak chestnut

oak chestnut means: a tree of the genus Castanopsis

Meaning of Oak fern

oak fern means: bright blue-green fern widely distributed especially in damp acid woodlands of temperate northern hemisphere

Meaning of Oak leaf cluster

oak leaf cluster means: a United States military decoration consisting of bronze or silver oak leaves and acorns awarded to anyone who has won a given medal before

Meaning of Oak tree

oak tree means: a deciduous tree of the genus Quercus; has acorns and lobed leaves

Meaning of Oak-leaved goosefoot

oak-leaved goosefoot means: annual European plant with spikes of greenish flowers and leaves that are white and hairy on the underside; common as a weed in North America

Meaning of Oaken

oaken means: consisting of or made of wood of the oak tree

Meaning of Oakland

oakland means: a city in western California on San Francisco Bay opposite San Francisco; primarily and industrial urban center

Meaning of Oakleaf goosefoot

oakleaf goosefoot means: annual European plant with spikes of greenish flowers and leaves that are white and hairy on the underside; common as a weed in North America

Meaning of Oakley

oakley means: United States sharpshooter who was featured in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show (1860-1926)

Meaning of Oakum

oakum means: loose hemp or jute fiber obtained by unravelling old ropes; when impregnated with tar it was used to caulk seams and pack joints in wooden ships

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Albino luciano

albino luciano means: the first Pope to assume a double name; he reigned for only 34 days (1912-1978)

Meaning of Amiable

amiable means: diffusing warmth and friendliness

Meaning of Amiable

amiable means: disposed to please

Meaning of Angiohemophilia

angiohemophilia means: a form of hemophilia discovered by Erik von Willebrand; a genetic disorder that is inherited as an autosomal recessive trait; characterized by a deficiency of the coagulation factor and by mucosal bleeding

Meaning of Aquila chrysaetos

aquila chrysaetos means: large eagle of mountainous regions of the northern hemisphere having a golden-brown head and neck

Meaning of Cress green

cress green means: of a moderate yellow-green color that is greener and deeper than moss green and yellower and darker than pea green

Meaning of Dark comedy

dark comedy means: a comedy characterized by grim or satiric humor; a comedy having gloomy or disturbing elements

Meaning of Futurology

futurology means: the study or prediction of future developments on the basis of existing conditions

Meaning of Gamma

gamma means: the 3rd letter of the Greek alphabet

Meaning of Gamma

gamma means: Portuguese navigator who led an expedition around the Cape of Good Hope in 1497; he sighted and named Natal on Christmas Day before crossing the Indian Ocean (1469-1524)

Meaning of Gamma

gamma means: a unit of magnetic field strength equal to one-hundred-thousandth of an oersted

Meaning of Ganoid

ganoid means: primitive fishes having thick bony scales with a shiny covering

Meaning of Genus pennisetum

genus pennisetum means: a genus of Old World grasses

Meaning of Glycyrrhiza glabra

glycyrrhiza glabra means: deep-rooted coarse-textured plant native to the Mediterranean region having blue flowers and pinnately compound leaves; widely cultivated in Europe for its long thick sweet roots

Meaning of Lance

lance means: a surgical knife with a pointed double-edged blade; used for punctures and small incisions

Meaning of Lance

lance means: a long pointed rod used as a tool or weapon

Meaning of Lance

lance means: an implement with a shaft and barbed point used for catching fish

Meaning of Lance

lance means: open by piercing with a lancet

Meaning of Lance

lance means: pierce with a lance, as in a knights' fight

Meaning of Lance

lance means: move quickly, as if by cutting one's way

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