Words starting with x

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of X-linked gene

x-linked gene means: a gene located on an X chromosome

Meaning of X-linked recessive inheritance

x-linked recessive inheritance means: hereditary pattern in which a recessive gene on the X chromosome results in the manifestation of characteristics in male offspring and a carrier state in female offspring

Meaning of X-linked scid

x-linked scid means: SCID in male children resulting from mutation of a gene that codes for a protein on the surface of T cells that allows them to develop a growth factor receptor

Meaning of X-or circuit

x-or circuit means: gate for exclusive OR; a circuit in a computer that fires only if only one of its inputs fire

Meaning of X-radiation

x-radiation means: obtaining images by the use of X rays

Meaning of X-radiation

x-radiation means: electromagnetic radiation of short wavelength produced when high-speed electrons strike a solid target

Meaning of X-ray

x-ray means: a radiogram made by exposing photographic film to X rays; used in medical diagnosis

Meaning of X-ray

x-ray means: electromagnetic radiation of short wavelength produced when high-speed electrons strike a solid target

Meaning of X-ray

x-ray means: take an x-ray of something or somebody

Meaning of X-ray

x-ray means: examine by taking x-rays

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Aeration

aeration means: the act of charging a liquid with a gas making it effervescent

Meaning of Aeration

aeration means: the process of exposing to air (so as to purify)

Meaning of Bottom-feeding

bottom-feeding means: of or relating to fish and marine life that feed on the bottom of a body of water

Meaning of Cold water

cold water means: disparagement of a plan or hope or expectation

Meaning of Coverlet

coverlet means: a decorative bedspread (usually quilted)

Meaning of Cursively

cursively means: in a cursive manner

Meaning of Day of reckoning

day of reckoning means: an unpleasant or disastrous destiny

Meaning of Day of reckoning

day of reckoning means: (New Testament) day at the end of time following Armageddon when God will decree the fates of all individual humans according to the good and evil of their earthly lives

Meaning of Eastern chipmunk

eastern chipmunk means: small striped semiterrestrial eastern American squirrel with cheek pouches

Meaning of Geneva

geneva means: gin made in the Netherlands

Meaning of Geneva

geneva means: a city in southwestern Switzerland at the western end of Lake Geneva; it is the headquarters of various international organizations

Meaning of Genus eriocaulon

genus eriocaulon means: type genus of the Eriocaulaceae: rushlike aquatic or marginal perennials usually found in shallow waters of acid lakes and pools and bogs

Meaning of Genus salpichroa

genus salpichroa means: herbs of temperate North and South America: cock's eggs

Meaning of Kern

kern means: the part of a metal type that projects beyond its body

Meaning of Kern

kern means: United States composer of musical comedies (1885-1945)

Meaning of Kern

kern means: remove a portion of space between (adjacent letters)

Meaning of Kern

kern means: furnish with a kern

Meaning of Marsh hare

marsh hare means: a wood rabbit of marshy coastal areas from North Carolina to Florida

Meaning of Metrification

metrification means: the act of changing from imperial units of measurement to metric units: meters, grams, seconds

Meaning of Metrification

metrification means: writing a metrical composition (or the metrical structure of a composition)

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