Words starting with x

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Xiphium iris

xiphium iris means: bulbous iris of western Mediterranean region having usually violet-purple flowers

Meaning of Xiphoid process

xiphoid process means: smallest of the three parts of the breastbone; articulates with the corpus sternum and the seventh rib

Meaning of Xiphosura

xiphosura means: horseshoe crabs and extinct forms

Meaning of Xiphosurus polyphemus

xiphosurus polyphemus means: large marine arthropod of the Atlantic coast of North America having a domed carapace that is shaped like a horseshoe and a stiff pointed tail; a living fossil related to the wood louse

Meaning of Xishuangbanna dai

xishuangbanna dai means: a branch of the Tai languages

Meaning of Xiv

xiv means: the cardinal number that is the sum of thirteen and one

Meaning of Xiv

xiv means: being one more than thirteen

Meaning of Xix

xix means: the cardinal number that is the sum of eighteen and one

Meaning of Xix

xix means: being one more than eighteen

Meaning of Xizang

xizang means: an autonomous region of the Peoples Republic of China; located in the Himalayas

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Arrowleaf groundsel

arrowleaf groundsel means: perennial with sharply toothed triangular leaves on leafy stems bearing a cluster of yellow flower heads; moist places in mountains of western North America

Meaning of Auriculariaceae

auriculariaceae means: fungi having gelatinous sporophores

Meaning of Bootlegger

bootlegger means: someone who makes or sells illegal liquor

Meaning of Crosscurrent

crosscurrent means: actions counter to the main group activity

Meaning of Crosscurrent

crosscurrent means: a stretch of turbulent water in a river or the sea caused by one current flowing into or across another current

Meaning of Dreadnought

dreadnought means: battleship that has big guns all of the same caliber

Meaning of Edward james muggeridge

edward james muggeridge means: United States motion-picture pioneer remembered for his pictures of running horses taken with a series of still cameras (born in England) (1830-1904)

Meaning of Edward vernon rickenbacker

edward vernon rickenbacker means: the most decorated United States combat pilot in World War I (1890-1973)

Meaning of Family aphyllanthaceae

family aphyllanthaceae means: one of many families or subfamilies into which some classification systems subdivide the Liliaceae but not widely accepted; includes genus Aphyllanthes

Meaning of Genus sabinea

genus sabinea means: small genus of deciduous West Indian trees or shrubs: carib wood

Meaning of Hard rubber

hard rubber means: a hard nonresilient rubber formed by vulcanizing natural rubber

Meaning of Hogfish

hogfish means: found from Long Island southward

Meaning of Hogfish

hogfish means: large wrasse of western Atlantic; head of male resembles a pig's snout

Meaning of Homeric

homeric means: relating to or characteristic of Homer or his age or the works attributed to him

Meaning of Mak

mak means: a terrorist organization founded by Osama bin Laden in the 1980s to provide money and recruit fighters around the world; enlisted and transported thousands of men to Afghanistan to fight the Russians; a split in the group led bin Laden and the extremist faction of MAK to form al-Qaeda

Meaning of Meat packer

meat packer means: a wholesaler in the meat-packing business

Meaning of Mitella diphylla

mitella diphylla means: miterwort of northeastern North America usually with two opposite leaves on erect flowering stems that terminate in erect racemes of white flowers

Meaning of Paying back

paying back means: a reciprocal group action

Meaning of Planetoid

planetoid means: any of numerous small celestial bodies that move around the sun

Meaning of Souring

souring means: the process of becoming sour

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