Words starting with q

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Quarter

quarter means: divide into quarters

Meaning of Quarter

quarter means: pull (a person) apart with four horses tied to his extremities, so as to execute him

Meaning of Quarter

quarter means: provide housing for (military personnel)

Meaning of Quarter crack

quarter crack means: a crack on the inside of a horse's forefoot

Meaning of Quarter day

quarter day means: a Christian holy day; one of four specified days when certain payments are due

Meaning of Quarter horse

quarter horse means: a small powerful horse originally bred for sprinting in quarter-mile races in Virginia

Meaning of Quarter mile

quarter mile means: a unit of length equal to a quarter of 1 mile

Meaning of Quarter note

quarter note means: a musical note having the time value of a quarter of a whole note

Meaning of Quarter plate

quarter plate means: a photographic plate measuring 3.25 inches by 4.25 inches

Meaning of Quarter pound

quarter pound means: 4 ounces avoirdupois

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Beachhead

beachhead means: an initial accomplishment that opens the way for further developments

Meaning of Beachhead

beachhead means: a bridgehead on the enemy's shoreline seized by an amphibious operation

Meaning of Contrive

contrive means: come up with (an idea, plan, explanation, theory, or principle) after a mental effort

Meaning of Contrive

contrive means: put or send forth

Meaning of Contrive

contrive means: make or work out a plan for; devise

Meaning of Finger lakes

finger lakes means: a geographical area in central New York State that is named for a series of narrow glacial lakes that lie parallel in a north-south direction

Meaning of Food pyramid

food pyramid means: (ecology) a hierarchy of food chains with the principal predator at the top; each level preys on the level below

Meaning of Genus ixodes

genus ixodes means: type genus of the family Ixodidae

Meaning of Habitude

habitude means: habitual mode of behavior

Meaning of Lipfern

lipfern means: any of various terrestrial ferns of the genus Cheilanthes; cosmopolitan in arid and semiarid temperate or tropical regions

Meaning of Muscatel

muscatel means: sweet aromatic grape used for raisins and wine

Meaning of Muscatel

muscatel means: wine from muscat grapes

Meaning of Myiasis

myiasis means: infestation of the body by the larvae of flies (usually through a wound or other opening) or any disease resulting from such infestation

Meaning of Naval battle

naval battle means: a pitched battle between naval fleets

Meaning of Parnaiba

parnaiba means: a river in northeastern Brazil that flows generally northward to the Atlantic Ocean

Meaning of Piratically

piratically means: in a piratical manner

Meaning of Rio bravo

rio bravo means: a North American river; boundary between the United States and Mexico; flows into Gulf of Mexico

Meaning of Sheet-metal work

sheet-metal work means: the craft of doing sheet metal work (as in ventilation systems)

Meaning of Sieva bean

sieva bean means: small flat green bean similar to lima beans

Meaning of Sieva bean

sieva bean means: bush bean plant cultivated especially in southern United States having small flat edible seeds

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