Words starting with x

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Meaning of Xenicus

xenicus means: type genus for the Xenicidae

Meaning of Xenicus gilviventris

xenicus gilviventris means: short-tailed bird resembling a wren

Meaning of Xenogeneic

xenogeneic means: denoting or relating to cells or tissues from individuals belonging to different species

Meaning of Xenogenesis

xenogenesis means: the alternation of two or more different forms in the life cycle of a plant or animal

Meaning of Xenograft

xenograft means: tissue from an animal of one species used as a temporary graft (as in cases of severe burns) on an individual of another species

Meaning of Xenolith

xenolith means: (geology) a piece of rock of different origin from the igneous rock in which it is embedded

Meaning of Xenon

xenon means: a colorless odorless inert gaseous element occurring in the earth's atmosphere in trace amounts

Meaning of Xenophanes

xenophanes means: Greek philosopher (560-478 BC)

Meaning of Xenophobia

xenophobia means: a fear of foreigners or strangers

Meaning of Xenophobic

xenophobic means: suffering from xenophobia; having abnormal fear or hatred of the strange or foreign

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Bookable

bookable means: subject to being reserved or booked

Meaning of Burma padauk

burma padauk means: tree of India and Burma yielding a wood resembling mahogany

Meaning of Chemical substance

chemical substance means: material produced by or used in a reaction involving changes in atoms or molecules

Meaning of Conceptive

conceptive means: capable of conceiving

Meaning of Cottonseed cake

cottonseed cake means: the solid matter remaining after oil has been pressed from cottonseeds

Meaning of Double-dealing

double-dealing means: acting in bad faith; deception by pretending to entertain one set of intentions while acting under the influence of another

Meaning of Double-dealing

double-dealing means: marked by deliberate deceptiveness especially by pretending one set of feelings and acting under the influence of another

Meaning of Hadrosaurus

hadrosaurus means: any of numerous large bipedal ornithischian dinosaurs having a horny duck-like bill and webbed feet; may have been partly aquatic

Meaning of Hirudinean

hirudinean means: carnivorous or bloodsucking aquatic or terrestrial worms typically having a sucker at each end

Meaning of Interceptor

interceptor means: a fast maneuverable fighter plane designed to intercept enemy aircraft

Meaning of Iridium

iridium means: a heavy brittle metallic element of the platinum group; used in alloys; occurs in natural alloys with platinum or osmium

Meaning of Kudzu

kudzu means: fast-growing vine from eastern Asia having tuberous starchy roots and hairy trifoliate leaves and racemes of purple flowers followed by long hairy pods containing many seeds; grown for fodder and forage and root starch; widespread in the southern United States

Meaning of Mitella

mitella means: genus of low slender herbs of North America and northeastern Asia having flowers with trifid or pinnatifid petals

Meaning of Obsessionally

obsessionally means: in a compulsive manner

Meaning of Odd-job

odd-job means: not regular or skilled

Meaning of Order octopoda

order octopoda means: octopuses and paper nautilus

Meaning of Racemose

racemose means: having stalked flowers along an elongated stem that continue to open in succession from below as the stem continues to grow

Meaning of Steam whistle

steam whistle means: a whistle in which the sound is produced by steam; usually attached to a steam boiler

Meaning of Vena choroidea

vena choroidea means: either of two veins serving the choroid coat of the eye

Meaning of Verve

verve means: an energetic style

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