Words starting with u

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of U

u means: the 21st letter of the Roman alphabet

Meaning of U

u means: a heavy toxic silvery-white radioactive metallic element; occurs in many isotopes; used for nuclear fuels and nuclear weapons

Meaning of U

u means: a base containing nitrogen that is found in RNA (but not in DNA) and derived from pyrimidine; pairs with adenine

Meaning of U

u means: (chiefly British) of or appropriate to the upper classes especially in language use

Meaning of U-boat

u-boat means: a submersible warship usually armed with torpedoes

Meaning of U-drive

u-drive means: a rented car

Meaning of U-shaped

u-shaped means: shaped in the form of the letter U

Meaning of U-turn

u-turn means: complete reversal of direction of travel

Meaning of U. s. air force

u. s. air force means: the airforce of the United States of America; the agency that defends the United States through control and exploitation of air and space

Meaning of U. s. army

u. s. army means: the army of the United States of America; the agency that organizes and trains soldiers for land warfare

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Meaning of Auto manufacturer

auto manufacturer means: a business engaged in the manufacture of automobiles

Meaning of Banana bread

banana bread means: moist bread containing banana pulp

Meaning of Cangue

cangue means: an instrument of punishment formerly used in China for petty criminals; consists of a heavy wooden collar enclosing the neck and arms

Meaning of Enshrine

enshrine means: enclose in a shrine

Meaning of Enshrine

enshrine means: hold sacred

Meaning of Fern

fern means: any of numerous flowerless and seedless vascular plants having true roots from a rhizome and fronds that uncurl upward; reproduce by spores

Meaning of Hin

hin means: ancient Hebrew unit of liquid measure = 1.5 gallons

Meaning of Interiorize

interiorize means: incorporate within oneself; make subjective or personal

Meaning of Itaconic acid

itaconic acid means: a crystalline carboxylic acid; occurs in some fermentations of sugars

Meaning of Loir

loir means: large European dormouse

Meaning of Lxxxviii

lxxxviii means: being eight more than eighty

Meaning of Multiversity

multiversity means: a university system having several separate campuses and colleges and research centers

Meaning of Passamaquody

passamaquody means: a member of the Algonquian people related to the Malecite and living in northeastern Maine and New Brunswick

Meaning of Perilune

perilune means: periapsis in orbit around the moon

Meaning of Peripetia

peripetia means: a sudden and unexpected change of fortune or reverse of circumstances (especially in a literary work)

Meaning of Permissive waste

permissive waste means: (law) reduction in the value of an estate caused by act or neglect

Meaning of Shf

shf means: 3 to 30 gigahertz

Meaning of Shock treatment

shock treatment means: treatment of certain psychotic states by the administration of shocks that are followed by convulsions

Meaning of Substantive dye

substantive dye means: dye with a high affinity for cellulose fibers (cotton or rayon etc.)

Meaning of Tagamet

tagamet means: a drug (trade name Tagamet) used to treat peptic ulcers by decreasing the secretion of stomach acid

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