Words starting with s

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Meaning of Sacculus

sacculus means: a small sac or pouch (especially the smaller chamber of the membranous labyrinth)

Meaning of Sacerdotal

sacerdotal means: associated with the priesthood or priests

Meaning of Sacerdotal

sacerdotal means: of or relating to a belief in sacerdotalism

Meaning of Sacerdotalism

sacerdotalism means: a belief that priests can act as mediators between human beings and God

Meaning of Saceur

saceur means: commanding officer of ACE; NATO's senior military commander in Europe

Meaning of Sachem

sachem means: a chief of a North American tribe or confederation (especially an Algonquian chief)

Meaning of Sachem

sachem means: a political leader (especially of Tammany Hall)

Meaning of Sachet

sachet means: a small soft bag containing perfumed powder; used to perfume items in a drawer or chest

Meaning of Sachs disease

sachs disease means: a hereditary disorder of lipid metabolism occurring most frequently in individuals of Jewish descent in eastern Europe; accumulation of lipids in nervous tissue results in death in early childhood

Meaning of Sachsen

sachsen means: an area in Germany around the upper Elbe river; the original home of the Saxons

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Ajaia

ajaia means: a genus of Platalea

Meaning of Atavism

atavism means: a reappearance of an earlier characteristic

Meaning of Avatar

avatar means: the manifestation of a Hindu deity (especially Vishnu) in human or superhuman or animal form

Meaning of Avatar

avatar means: a new personification of a familiar idea

Meaning of Bathing

bathing means: the act of washing yourself (or another person)

Meaning of Bathing

bathing means: immersing the body in water or sunshine

Meaning of Cache

cache means: a hidden storage space (for money or provisions or weapons)

Meaning of Cache

cache means: (computer science) RAM memory that is set aside as a specialized buffer storage that is continually updated; used to optimize data transfers between system elements with different characteristics

Meaning of Cache

cache means: a secret store of valuables or money

Meaning of Cache

cache means: save up as for future use

Meaning of Cistron

cistron means: (genetics) a segment of DNA that is involved in producing a polypeptide chain; it can include regions preceding and following the coding DNA as well as introns between the exons; it is considered a unit of heredity

Meaning of Coracan

coracan means: East Indian cereal grass whose seed yield a somewhat bitter flour, a staple in the Orient

Meaning of Death valley

death valley means: a desert area that is part of the Mojave Desert in eastern California and southwestern Nevada; contains the lowest point in North America

Meaning of Digoxin

digoxin means: digitalis preparation (trade name Lanoxin) used to treat congestive heart failure or cardiac arrhythmia; helps the heart beat more forcefully

Meaning of East pakistan

east pakistan means: a Muslim republic in southern Asia bordered by India to the north and west and east and the Bay of Bengal to the south; formerly part of India and then part of Pakistan; it achieved independence in 1971

Meaning of Eupatorium capillifolium

eupatorium capillifolium means: weedy plant of southeastern United States having divided leaves and long clusters of greenish flowers

Meaning of Four-year-old

four-year-old means: four years of age

Meaning of Hymenanthera

hymenanthera means: a genus of slender evergreen shrubs; grow in Australia and New Zealand

Meaning of In vitro

in vitro means: of a biological process occurring in an artificial environment outside the living organism

Meaning of In vitro

in vitro means: in an artificial environment outside the living organism

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