Words starting with q

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Quasi-royal

quasi-royal means: having the power but not the rank or title of a king

Meaning of Quasi-stellar radio source

quasi-stellar radio source means: a starlike object that may send out radio waves and other forms of energy; many have large red shifts

Meaning of Quasiparticle

quasiparticle means: a quantum of energy (in a crystal lattice or other system) that has position and momentum and can in some respects be regarded as a particle

Meaning of Quassia

quassia means: handsome South American shrub or small tree having bright scarlet flowers and yielding a valuable fine-grained yellowish wood; yields the bitter drug quassia from its wood and bark

Meaning of Quassia

quassia means: a bitter compound used as an insecticide and tonic and vermifuge; extracted from the wood and bark of trees of the genera Quassia and Picrasma

Meaning of Quassia amara

quassia amara means: handsome South American shrub or small tree having bright scarlet flowers and yielding a valuable fine-grained yellowish wood; yields the bitter drug quassia from its wood and bark

Meaning of Quassia family

quassia family means: chiefly tropical trees and shrubs with bitter bark having dry usually one-seeded winged fruit

Meaning of Quat

quat means: the leaves of the shrub Catha edulis which are chewed like tobacco or used to make tea; has the effect of a euphoric stimulant

Meaning of Quatercentenary

quatercentenary means: the 400th anniversary (or the celebration of it)

Meaning of Quatercentennial

quatercentennial means: the 400th anniversary (or the celebration of it)

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of African tea

african tea means: the leaves of the shrub Catha edulis which are chewed like tobacco or used to make tea; has the effect of a euphoric stimulant

Meaning of Arterial plaque

arterial plaque means: a fatty deposit inside an arterial wall; characteristic of atherosclerosis

Meaning of Bromide

bromide means: a trite or obvious remark

Meaning of Bromide

bromide means: any of the salts of hydrobromic acid; formerly used as a sedative but now generally replaced by safer drugs

Meaning of Bus driver

bus driver means: someone who drives a bus

Meaning of Changeless

changeless means: remaining the same for indefinitely long times

Meaning of Changeless

changeless means: not subject or susceptible to change or variation in form or quality or nature

Meaning of Changeless

changeless means: unvarying in nature

Meaning of Computer scientist

computer scientist means: a scientist who specializes in the theory of computation and the design of computers

Meaning of Embroilment

embroilment means: an intricate and confusing interpersonal or political situation

Meaning of Flare out

flare out means: become flared and widen, usually at one end

Meaning of Fruit tree

fruit tree means: tree bearing edible fruit

Meaning of Georg wilhelm steller

georg wilhelm steller means: German naturalist (1709-1746)

Meaning of Indian mallow

indian mallow means: tall annual herb or subshrub of tropical Asia having velvety leaves and yellow flowers and yielding a strong fiber; naturalized in southeastern Europe and United States

Meaning of Indian mallow

indian mallow means: tropical American weed having pale yellow or orange flowers naturalized in southern United States

Meaning of Intercostal vein

intercostal vein means: several veins draining the intercostal spaces of the rib cage

Meaning of Magen david

magen david means: a six-pointed star formed from two equilateral triangles; an emblem symbolizing Judaism

Meaning of Menispermaceae

menispermaceae means: herbaceous or woody climbers

Meaning of Metalepsis

metalepsis means: substituting metonymy of one figurative sense for another

Meaning of Premature labor

premature labor means: labor beginning prior to the 37th week of gestation

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