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

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Balata

balata means: a tropical hardwood tree yielding balata gum and heavy red timber

Meaning of Balata

balata means: when dried yields a hard substance used e.g. in golf balls

Meaning of Bandung

bandung means: a city in Indonesia; located on western Java (southeast of Jakarta); a resort known for its climate

Meaning of Barbarian

barbarian means: a crude uncouth ill-bred person lacking culture or refinement

Meaning of Barbarian

barbarian means: a member of an uncivilized people

Meaning of Barbarian

barbarian means: without civilizing influences

Meaning of Casting lots

casting lots means: making a chance decision by using lots (straws or pebbles etc.) that are thrown or drawn

Meaning of Corozo

corozo means: any of several tropical American palms bearing corozo nuts

Meaning of David oliver selznick

david oliver selznick means: United States filmmaker noted for his film adaptations of popular novels (1902-1965)

Meaning of Dioptre

dioptre means: a unit of measurement of the refractive power of a lens which is equal to the reciprocal of the focal length measured in meters; used by oculists

Meaning of Drachm

drachm means: a unit of capacity or volume in the apothecary system equal to one eighth of a fluid ounce

Meaning of Drachm

drachm means: a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 60 minims or 3.5516 cubic centimeters

Meaning of Drachm

drachm means: a unit of apothecary weight equal to an eighth of an ounce or to 60 grains

Meaning of Enjoinment

enjoinment means: (law) a judicial remedy issued in order to prohibit a party from doing or continuing to do a certain activity

Meaning of Estimate

estimate means: a judgment of the qualities of something or somebody

Meaning of Estimate

estimate means: an approximate calculation of quantity or degree or worth

Meaning of Estimate

estimate means: the respect with which a person is held

Meaning of Estimate

estimate means: a document appraising the value of something (as for insurance or taxation)

Meaning of Estimate

estimate means: a statement indicating the likely cost of some job

Meaning of Estimate

estimate means: judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time)

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