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 Anchorman

anchorman means: a television reporter who coordinates a broadcast to which several correspondents contribute

Meaning of Artemision at ephesus

artemision at ephesus means: the large temple of the Greek goddess Artemis which was begun at Ephesus in 541 BC and completed 220 years later; the temple was destroyed by the Goths in 262

Meaning of Carposporic

carposporic means: relating to or resembling a carpospore

Meaning of Cataphract

cataphract means: armor that protects the wearer's whole body

Meaning of Faultily

faultily means: in an inaccurate manner

Meaning of Formal semantics

formal semantics means: the branch of semantics that studies the logical aspects of meaning

Meaning of Genus burhinus

genus burhinus means: type genus of the Burhinidae: stone curlews

Meaning of Haemoglobinopathy

haemoglobinopathy means: a blood disease characterized by the presence of abnormal hemoglobins in the blood

Meaning of James dean

james dean means: United States film actor whose moody rebellious roles made him a cult figure (1931-1955)

Meaning of Louis agassiz

louis agassiz means: United States naturalist (born in Switzerland) who studied fossil fish; recognized geological evidence that ice ages had occurred in North America (1807-1873)

Meaning of Major depressive episode

major depressive episode means: (psychiatry) a state of depression with all the classic symptoms (anhedonia and lethargy and sleep disturbance and despondency and morbid thoughts and feelings of worthlessness and sometimes attempted suicide) but with no known organic dysfunction

Meaning of Orange milkwort

orange milkwort means: bog plant of pine barrens of southeastern United States having spikes of irregular yellow-orange flowers

Meaning of Pudding head

pudding head means: a person who is not very bright

Meaning of Sensory fiber

sensory fiber means: a nerve fiber that carries impulses toward the central nervous system

Meaning of Sundrops

sundrops means: a day-flowering biennial or perennial of the genus Oenothera

Meaning of Unlisted

unlisted means: not on a list

Meaning of Unlisted

unlisted means: not having your name entered on a voting list

Meaning of Wheel bug

wheel bug means: large predatory North American bug that sucks the blood of other insects

Meaning of Whoosh

whoosh means: the noise produced by the sudden rush of a fluid (a gas or liquid)

Meaning of Whoosh

whoosh means: gush or squirt out

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