Words starting with s

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Meaning of Saber-toothed tiger

saber-toothed tiger means: any of many extinct cats of the Old and New Worlds having long swordlike upper canine teeth; from the Oligocene through the Pleistocene

Meaning of Sabertooth

sabertooth means: any of many extinct cats of the Old and New Worlds having long swordlike upper canine teeth; from the Oligocene through the Pleistocene

Meaning of Sabertoothed

sabertoothed means: having teeth that resemble sabers

Meaning of Sabicu

sabicu means: West Indian tree yielding a hard dark brown wood resembling mahogany in texture and value

Meaning of Sabicu

sabicu means: the wood of the sabicu which resembles mahogany

Meaning of Sabicu wood

sabicu wood means: the wood of the sabicu which resembles mahogany

Meaning of Sabin

sabin means: United States microbiologist (born in Poland) who developed the Sabin vaccine that is taken orally against poliomyelitis (born 1906)

Meaning of Sabin

sabin means: a unit of acoustic absorption equivalent to the absorption by a square foot of a surface that absorbs all incident sound

Meaning of Sabin vaccine

sabin vaccine means: an oral vaccine (containing live but weakened poliovirus) that is given to provide immunity to poliomyelitis

Meaning of Sabine

sabine means: a river in eastern Texas that flows south into the Gulf of Mexico

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Alder-leaved serviceberry

alder-leaved serviceberry means: shrub or small tree of northwestern North America having fragrant creamy white flowers and small waxy purple-red fruits

Meaning of Austrotaxus spicata

austrotaxus spicata means: large yew native to New Caledonia; cultivated in eastern Australia and New Zealand and Hawaii

Meaning of Blue copperas

blue copperas means: hydrated blue crystalline form of copper sulfate

Meaning of Chagatai

chagatai means: a Turkic literary language of medieval central Asia (named for one of the sons of Genghis Khan)

Meaning of Chintzy

chintzy means: embarrassingly stingy

Meaning of Chintzy

chintzy means: of very poor quality; flimsy

Meaning of Computer backup

computer backup means: (computer science) a copy of a file or directory on a separate storage device

Meaning of Curbstone

curbstone means: a paving stone forming part of a curb

Meaning of Desultory

desultory means: marked by lack of definite plan or regularity or purpose; jumping from one thing to another

Meaning of Helicteres

helicteres means: genus of shrubs and small trees of tropical America and Asia having cylindrical fruits spirally twisted around one another

Meaning of Hook-nosed

hook-nosed means: having an aquiline nose

Meaning of Iridocyclitis

iridocyclitis means: inflammation of the iris and ciliary body of the eye

Meaning of Nonresident

nonresident means: someone who does not live in a particular place

Meaning of Nonresident

nonresident means: not living in a particular place or owned by permanent residents

Meaning of Overhaul

overhaul means: the act of improving by renewing and restoring

Meaning of Overhaul

overhaul means: periodic maintenance on a car or machine

Meaning of Overhaul

overhaul means: make repairs, renovations, revisions or adjustments to

Meaning of Overhaul

overhaul means: travel past

Meaning of Prairie wagon

prairie wagon means: a large wagon with broad wheels and an arched canvas top; used by the United States pioneers to cross the prairies in the 19th century

Meaning of Prognosticate

prognosticate means: indicate, as with a sign or an omen

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