Words starting with p

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Paddle-box

paddle-box means: a wooden covering for the upper part of a paddlewheel

Meaning of Paddle-shaped

paddle-shaped means: shaped in the form of a paddle

Meaning of Paddle-wheeler

paddle-wheeler means: a steam vessel propelled by paddle wheels

Meaning of Paddlefish

paddlefish means: primitive fish of the Mississippi valley having a long paddle-shaped snout

Meaning of Paddler

paddler means: someone paddling a canoe

Meaning of Paddlewheel

paddlewheel means: a large wheel fitted with paddles and driven by an engine in order to propel a boat

Meaning of Paddock

paddock means: pen where racehorses are saddled and paraded before a race

Meaning of Paddy

paddy means: rice in the husk either gathered or still in the field

Meaning of Paddy

paddy means: an irrigated or flooded field where rice is grown

Meaning of Paddy

paddy means: (ethnic slur) offensive term for a person of Irish descent

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Active birth

active birth means: childbirth during which the mother is encouraged to be an active participant

Meaning of Arbovirus

arbovirus means: a large heterogeneous group of RNA viruses divisible into groups on the basis of the virions; they have been recovered from arthropods, bats, and rodents; most are borne by arthropods; they are linked by the epidemiologic concept of transmission between vertebrate hosts by arthropod vectors (mosquitoes, ticks, sandflies, midges, etc.) that feed on blood; they can cause mild fevers, hepatitis, hemorrhagic fever, and encephalitis

Meaning of Armlet

armlet means: a band worn around the arm for decoration

Meaning of Black vernacular english

black vernacular english means: a nonstandard form of American English characteristically spoken by African Americans in the United States

Meaning of Blunderbuss

blunderbuss means: a short musket of wide bore with a flared muzzle

Meaning of Calcined lime

calcined lime means: a white crystalline oxide used in the production of calcium hydroxide

Meaning of Deadly

deadly means: (of a disease) having a rapid course and violent effect

Meaning of Deadly

deadly means: causing or capable of causing death

Meaning of Deadly

deadly means: of an instrument of certain death

Meaning of Deadly

deadly means: exceedingly harmful

Meaning of Deadly

deadly means: involving loss of divine grace or spiritual death

Meaning of Deadly

deadly means: extremely poisonous or injurious; producing venom

Meaning of Deadly

deadly means: (used as intensives) extremely

Meaning of Deadly

deadly means: as if dead

Meaning of Facia

facia means: a sheet or band of fibrous connective tissue separating or binding together muscles and organs etc

Meaning of Felis serval

felis serval means: slender long-legged African wildcat having large untufted ears and tawny black-spotted coat

Meaning of Frighten

frighten means: cause fear in

Meaning of Mikolaj kopernik

mikolaj kopernik means: Polish astronomer who produced a workable model of the solar system with the sun in the center (1473-1543)

Meaning of Mousetrap

mousetrap means: (American football) a play in which a defensive player is allowed to cross the line of scrimmage and then blocked off as the runner goes through the place the lineman vacated

Meaning of Mousetrap

mousetrap means: a trap for catching mice

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