Words starting with v

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Meaning of Van vleck

van vleck means: United States physicist (1899-1980)

Meaning of Van wyck brooks

van wyck brooks means: United States literary critic and historian (1886-1963)

Meaning of Vanadate

vanadate means: a salt or ester of vanadic acid; an anion containing pentavalent vanadium

Meaning of Vanadic acid

vanadic acid means: any of various oxyacids of vanadium; known mostly in the form of its salts

Meaning of Vanadinite

vanadinite means: a mineral consisting of chloride and vanadate of lead; a source of vanadium

Meaning of Vanadium

vanadium means: a soft silvery white toxic metallic element used in steel alloys; it occurs in several complex minerals including carnotite and vanadinite

Meaning of Vanadium pentoxide

vanadium pentoxide means: any of various oxyacids of vanadium; known mostly in the form of its salts

Meaning of Vanadium steel

vanadium steel means: steel alloyed with vanadium for greater strength and high-temperature stability

Meaning of Vanbrugh

vanbrugh means: English architect (1664-1726)

Meaning of Vancocin

vancocin means: an antibiotic (trade name Vancocin) effective against some bacterial infections

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Meaning of Breathlessly

breathlessly means: in a breathless manner

Meaning of Capacitive

capacitive means: of or relating to capacitance

Meaning of Countryfolk

countryfolk means: people raised in or living in a rural environment; rustics

Meaning of Countryfolk

countryfolk means: people living in the same country; compatriots

Meaning of Cretinism

cretinism means: severe hypothyroidism resulting in physical and mental stunting

Meaning of Disencumber

disencumber means: release from entanglement of difficulty

Meaning of Eremitical

eremitical means: characterized by ascetic solitude

Meaning of Eremitical

eremitical means: of or relating to or befitting eremites or their practices of hermitic living

Meaning of First-rater

first-rater means: one who is first-rate

Meaning of Fresnel lens

fresnel lens means: lens composed of a number of small lenses arranged to make a lightweight lens of large diameter and short focal length

Meaning of Genus notechis

genus notechis means: tiger snakes

Meaning of Icaco

icaco means: plum-shaped whitish to almost black fruit used for preserves; tropical American

Meaning of Icaco

icaco means: small tropical American tree bearing edible plumlike fruit

Meaning of Indian buffalo

indian buffalo means: upland buffalo of eastern Asia where true water buffaloes do not thrive; used for draft and milk

Meaning of Kapok

kapok means: massive tropical tree with deep ridges on its massive trunk and bearing large pods of seeds covered with silky floss; source of the silky kapok fiber

Meaning of Kapok

kapok means: a plant fiber from the kapok tree; used for stuffing and insulation

Meaning of Maikoa

maikoa means: a South American plant that is cultivated for its large fragrant trumpet-shaped flowers

Meaning of Miller's-thumb

miller's-thumb means: small freshwater sculpin of Europe and North America

Meaning of Natural shape

natural shape means: a shape created by natural forces; not man-made

Meaning of Near gale

near gale means: wind moving 32-38 knots; 7 on the Beaufort scale

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