Words starting with p

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Paediatric

paediatric means: of or relating to the medical care of children

Meaning of Paediatrician

paediatrician means: a specialist in the care of babies

Meaning of Paediatrics

paediatrics means: the branch of medicine concerned with the treatment of infants and children

Meaning of Paedophile

paedophile means: an adult who is sexually attracted to children

Meaning of Paedophilia

paedophilia means: a sexual attraction to children

Meaning of Paella

paella means: saffron-flavored dish made of rice with shellfish and chicken

Meaning of Paeonia

paeonia means: peonies: herbaceous or shrubby plants having showy flowers

Meaning of Paeoniaceae

paeoniaceae means: perennial rhizomatous herbs and shrubs; of temperate Europe and North America

Meaning of Paeony

paeony means: any of numerous plants widely cultivated for their showy single or double red or pink or white flowers

Meaning of Pagad

pagad means: a terrorist organization in South Africa formed in 1996 to fight drug lords; evolved into a vigilante group with anti-western views closely allied with Qibla; is believed to have ties to Islamic extremists in the Middle East; is suspected of conducting bouts of urban terrorism

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Apophysis

apophysis means: (anatomy) a natural outgrowth or projection on an organ or body part such as the process of a vertebra

Meaning of Apophysis

apophysis means: (botany) a natural swelling or enlargement: at the base of the stalk or seta in certain mosses or on the cone scale of certain conifers

Meaning of Aspectual

aspectual means: of or belonging to an aspect (as an aspect of the verb)

Meaning of Babble out

babble out means: divulge confidential information or secrets

Meaning of Bertolucci

bertolucci means: Italian filmmaker (born in 1940)

Meaning of Chechen republic

chechen republic means: an autonomous republic in southwestern Russia in the northern Caucasus Mountains bordering on Georgia; declared independence from the USSR in 1991 but Russian troops invaded and continue to prosecute a relentless military campaign in the largely Muslim republic

Meaning of Curtis

curtis means: English botanical writer and publisher (1746-1799)

Meaning of Eulogium

eulogium means: a formal expression of praise for someone who has died recently

Meaning of Floating

floating means: the act of someone who floats on the water

Meaning of Floating

floating means: borne up by or suspended in a liquid

Meaning of Floating

floating means: not definitely committed to a party or policy

Meaning of Floating

floating means: (of a part of the body) not firmly connected; movable or out of normal position

Meaning of Floating

floating means: inclined to move or be moved about

Meaning of Floating

floating means: continually changing especially as from one abode or occupation to another

Meaning of Girru

girru means: the Babylonian god of fire; often invoked in incantations against sorcery

Meaning of Golden pea

golden pea means: western United States bushy herb having yellow pea-like flowers

Meaning of Gram

gram means: Danish physician and bacteriologist who developed a method of staining bacteria to distinguish among them (1853-1938)

Meaning of Gram

gram means: a metric unit of weight equal to one thousandth of a kilogram

Meaning of Habit

habit means: (psychology) an automatic pattern of behavior in reaction to a specific situation; may be inherited or acquired through frequent repetition

Meaning of Habit

habit means: excessive use of drugs

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