Words starting with q

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Quantification

quantification means: the act of discovering or expressing the quantity of something

Meaning of Quantification

quantification means: a limitation imposed on the variables of a proposition (as by the quantifiers `some' or `all' or `no')

Meaning of Quantifier

quantifier means: (grammar) a word that expresses a quantity (as `fifteen' or `many')

Meaning of Quantifier

quantifier means: (logic) a word (such as `some' or `all' or `no') that binds the variables in a logical proposition

Meaning of Quantify

quantify means: express as a number or measure or quantity

Meaning of Quantify

quantify means: use as a quantifier

Meaning of Quantisation

quantisation means: the act of dividing into quanta or expressing in terms of quantum theory

Meaning of Quantise

quantise means: apply quantum theory to; restrict the number of possible values of (a quantity) or states of (a physical entity or system) so that certain variables can assume only certain discrete magnitudes that are integral multiples of a common factor

Meaning of Quantise

quantise means: approximate (a signal varying continuously in amplitude) by one whose amplitude is restricted to a prescribed set of discrete values

Meaning of Quantitative

quantitative means: expressible as a quantity or relating to or susceptible of measurement

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Big bill haywood

big bill haywood means: United States labor leader and militant socialist who was one of the founders of the Industrial Workers of the World (1869-1928)

Meaning of Billiard parlor

billiard parlor means: a room in which billiards is played

Meaning of Bootboys

bootboys means: a youth subculture that appeared first in England in the late 1960s as a working-class reaction to the hippies; hair was cropped close to the scalp; wore work-shirts and short jeans (supported by suspenders) and heavy red boots; involved in attacks against Asians and football hooliganism

Meaning of Camping ground

camping ground means: a site where people on holiday can pitch a tent

Meaning of Cathouse

cathouse means: a building where prostitutes are available

Meaning of Cheeseparing

cheeseparing means: giving or spending with reluctance

Meaning of Demeanour

demeanour means: (behavioral attributes) the way a person behaves toward other people

Meaning of Flowering shrub

flowering shrub means: shrub noted primarily for its flowers

Meaning of Genus menippe

genus menippe means: stone crabs

Meaning of Get to grips

get to grips means: deal with (a problem or a subject)

Meaning of Lancers

lancers means: a quadrille for 8 or 16 couples

Meaning of Mother-in-law's tongue

mother-in-law's tongue means: an evergreen plant with large showy dark green leaves; contains a poison that swells the tongue and throat hence the name

Meaning of Mother-in-law's tongue

mother-in-law's tongue means: stemless plant having narrow rigid leaves often cultivated as a houseplant

Meaning of Murphy

murphy means: an edible tuber native to South America; a staple food of Ireland

Meaning of Order amphipoda

order amphipoda means: small flat-bodied semiterrestrial crustaceans: whale lice; sand-hoppers; skeleton shrimp

Meaning of Pigeon breast

pigeon breast means: abnormal protrusion of the breastbone caused by rickets

Meaning of Sectarist

sectarist means: a member of a sect

Meaning of Subclass malacostraca

subclass malacostraca means: largest subclass of Crustacea including most of the well-known marine, freshwater, and terrestrial crustaceans: crabs; lobsters; shrimps; sow bugs; beach flies

Meaning of Unconstrained

unconstrained means: free from constraint

Meaning of Wadi

wadi means: gully or streambed in northern Africa and the Middle East that remains dry except during rainy season

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