Words starting with r

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Raceway

raceway means: a course over which races are run

Meaning of Raceway

raceway means: a canal for a current of water

Meaning of Rachel

rachel means: (Old Testament) the second wife of Jacob and mother of Joseph and Benjamin

Meaning of Rachel carson

rachel carson means: United States biologist remembered for her opposition to the use of pesticides that were hazardous to wildlife (1907-1964)

Meaning of Rachel louise carson

rachel louise carson means: United States biologist remembered for her opposition to the use of pesticides that were hazardous to wildlife (1907-1964)

Meaning of Rachet

rachet means: mechanical device consisting of a toothed wheel or rack engaged with a pawl that permits it to move in only one direction

Meaning of Rachet up

rachet up means: move by degrees in one direction only

Meaning of Rachis

rachis means: the series of vertebrae forming the axis of the skeleton and protecting the spinal cord

Meaning of Rachis

rachis means: axis of a compound leaf or compound inflorescence

Meaning of Rachischisis

rachischisis means: a not uncommon congenital defect in which a vertebra is malformed; unless several vertebrae are affected or there is myelomeningocele there are few symptoms; can be diagnosed by amniocentesis

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Acidify

acidify means: turn acidic

Meaning of Acidify

acidify means: make sour or more sour

Meaning of Blackfriar

blackfriar means: a Roman Catholic friar wearing the black mantle of the Dominican order

Meaning of Blackish-red

blackish-red means: of red tinged with black

Meaning of Butterweed

butterweed means: any of several yellow-flowered plants of the genus Packera; often placed in genus Senecio

Meaning of Butterweed

butterweed means: American ragwort with yellow flowers

Meaning of Carnivorous bat

carnivorous bat means: typically having large ears and feeding primarily on insects; worldwide in distribution

Meaning of Constitutive

constitutive means: constitutional in the structure of something (especially your physical makeup)

Meaning of Contempt of court

contempt of court means: disrespect for the rules of a court of law

Meaning of Helium

helium means: a very light colorless element that is one of the six inert gasses; the most difficult gas to liquefy; occurs in economically extractable amounts in certain natural gases (as those found in Texas and Kansas)

Meaning of I.e.

i.e. means: that is to say; in other words

Meaning of Isosmotic solution

isosmotic solution means: a solution having the same osmotic pressure as blood

Meaning of Lower court

lower court means: any court whose decisions can be appealed to a higher court

Meaning of Minx

minx means: a seductive woman who uses her sex appeal to exploit men

Meaning of Mucopolysaccharide

mucopolysaccharide means: complex polysaccharides containing an amino group; occur chiefly as components of connective tissue

Meaning of Nippon

nippon means: a constitutional monarchy occupying the Japanese Archipelago; a world leader in electronics and automobile manufacture and ship building

Meaning of Saul bellow

saul bellow means: United States author (born in Canada) whose novels influenced American literature after World War II (1915-2005)

Meaning of Spiritual leader

spiritual leader means: a leader in religious or sacred affairs

Meaning of Tongue-fish

tongue-fish means: left-eyed marine flatfish whose tail tapers to a point; of little commercial value

Meaning of Unforced

unforced means: not resulting from undue effort; not forced

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