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means: a hinge that looks like the letter T when it is opened; similar to a strap hinge except that one strap has been replaced by half of a butt hinge that can be mortised flush into the stationary frame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

anglo-norman means: the French (Norman) language used in medieval England

Meaning of Anshar

anshar means: the Babylonian father of the gods; identified with Assyrian Ashur; in Sumerian the name signifies `the totality of the upper world'

Meaning of Backless

backless means: lacking a back

Meaning of Barium monoxide

barium monoxide means: an oxide of barium; a whitish toxic powder

Meaning of Carbondale

carbondale means: a town in southern Illinois

Meaning of Castor

castor means: type genus of the Castoridae: beavers

Meaning of Castor

castor means: a hat made with the fur of a beaver (or similar material)

Meaning of Castor

castor means: a pivoting roller attached to the bottom of furniture or trucks or portable machines to make them movable

Meaning of Castor

castor means: a shaker with a perforated top for sprinkling powdered sugar

Meaning of Castor

castor means: a multiple star with 6 components; second brightest in Gemini; close to Pollux

Meaning of Cline

cline means: American geneticist who succeeded in transferring a functioning gene from one mouse to another (born in 1934)

Meaning of Cosh

cosh means: a piece of metal covered by leather with a flexible handle; used for hitting people

Meaning of Cosh

cosh means: hit with a cosh, usually on the head

Meaning of Drawers

drawers means: (used in the plural) underpants worn by women

Meaning of Drawers

drawers means: underpants worn by men

Meaning of Eschalot

eschalot means: type of onion plant producing small clustered mild-flavored bulbs used as seasoning

Meaning of Gumwood

gumwood means: wood or lumber from any of various gum trees especially the sweet gum

Meaning of Ice bag

ice bag means: a waterproof bag filled with ice: applied to the body (especially the head) to cool or reduce swelling

Meaning of Italian greyhound

italian greyhound means: a toy dog developed from the greyhound

Meaning of Lipitor

lipitor means: an oral drug (trade name Lipitor) that is effective in lowering triglycerides; potent in reducing LDL cholesterol because higher doses can be given

Copyrights © 2016 DictionaryMeaningOf. All Rights Reserved.