Words starting with t

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of T

t means: hormone produced by the thyroid glands to regulate metabolism by controlling the rate of oxidation in cells

Meaning of T

t means: thyroid hormone similar to thyroxine but with one less iodine atom per molecule and produced in smaller quantity; exerts the same biological effects as thyroxine but is more potent and briefer

Meaning of T

t means: the 20th letter of the Roman alphabet

Meaning of T

t means: a unit of weight equivalent to 1000 kilograms

Meaning of T

t means: one of the four nucleotides used in building DNA; all four nucleotides have a common phosphate group and a sugar (ribose)

Meaning of T

t means: a base found in DNA (but not in RNA) and derived from pyrimidine; pairs with adenine

Meaning of T cell

t cell means: a small lymphocyte developed in the thymus; it orchestrates the immune system's response to infected or malignant cells

Meaning of T hinge

t hinge means: a hinge that looks like the letter T when it is opened; similar to a strap hinge except that one strap has been replaced by half of a butt hinge that can be mortised flush into the stationary frame

Meaning of T lymphocyte

t lymphocyte means: a small lymphocyte developed in the thymus; it orchestrates the immune system's response to infected or malignant cells

Meaning of T'ai chi

t'ai chi means: a Chinese system of slow meditative physical exercise designed for relaxation and balance and health

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of American plane

american plane means: very large spreading plane tree of eastern and central North America to Mexico

Meaning of Beleaguering

beleaguering means: the action of an armed force that surrounds a fortified place and isolates it while continuing to attack

Meaning of Bodhisattva

bodhisattva means: Buddhist worthy of nirvana who postpones it to help others

Meaning of Brushing

brushing means: the act of brushing your hair

Meaning of Brushing

brushing means: the act of brushing your teeth

Meaning of Cohune

cohune means: tropical American feather palm whose large nuts yield valuable oil and a kind of vegetable ivory

Meaning of Common plantain

common plantain means: common European perennial naturalized worldwide; a troublesome weed

Meaning of Genus dermacentor

genus dermacentor means: vectors of important diseases of man and animals

Meaning of Irreclaimable

irreclaimable means: insusceptible of reform

Meaning of Kenzo tange

kenzo tange means: Japanese architect (born in 1913)

Meaning of Kibit

kibit means: a unit of information equal to 1024 bits

Meaning of Meridional

meridional means: located in the south or characteristic of southern people or places

Meaning of Meridional

meridional means: of or relating to a meridian

Meaning of Muscardinus avellanarius

muscardinus avellanarius means: a variety of dormouse

Meaning of Norwegian lobster

norwegian lobster means: caught in European waters; slenderer than American lobster

Meaning of Nothofagus dombeyi

nothofagus dombeyi means: Chilean evergreen whose leafy boughs are used for thatching

Meaning of Romanic

romanic means: of or relating to or derived from Rome (especially ancient Rome)

Meaning of Scilla

scilla means: an Old World plant of the genus Scilla having narrow basal leaves and pink or blue or white racemose flowers

Meaning of Social status

social status means: position in a social hierarchy

Meaning of Sound law

sound law means: a law describing sound changes in the history of a language

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