Words starting with x

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Xenotransplantation

xenotransplantation means: a surgical procedure in which tissue or whole organs are transfered from one species to another species

Meaning of Xeranthemum

xeranthemum means: any plant of the genus Xeranthemum native to southern Europe having chaffy or silvery flower heads with purplish tubular flowers

Meaning of Xeranthemum annuum

xeranthemum annuum means: mostly widely cultivated species of everlasting flowers having usually purple flowers; southern Europe to Iran; naturalized elsewhere

Meaning of Xeric

xeric means: being deficient in moisture

Meaning of Xerobates

xerobates means: possible new genus for desert and Texas tortoises based on recent research

Meaning of Xeroderma

xeroderma means: a mild form of ichthyosis characterized by abnormal dryness and roughness of the skin

Meaning of Xeroderma pigmentosum

xeroderma pigmentosum means: a rare genetic condition characterized by an eruption of exposed skin occurring in childhood and photosensitivity with severe sunburn; inherited as a recessive autosomal trait in which DNA repair processes are defective so they are more likely to chromosome breaks and cancers when exposed to ultraviolet light

Meaning of Xerodermia

xerodermia means: a mild form of ichthyosis characterized by abnormal dryness and roughness of the skin

Meaning of Xerographic

xerographic means: of or relating to xerography

Meaning of Xerographic copier

xerographic copier means: a duplicator (trade mark Xerox) that copies graphic matter by the action of light on an electrically charged photoconductive insulating surface in which the latent image is developed with a resinous powder

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Amphibrach

amphibrach means: a metrical unit with unstressed-stressed-unstressed syllables (e.g., `remember')

Meaning of Bomb

bomb means: an explosive device fused to explode under specific conditions

Meaning of Bomb

bomb means: strong sealed vessel for measuring heat of combustion

Meaning of Bomb

bomb means: an event that fails badly or is totally ineffectual

Meaning of Bomb

bomb means: throw bombs at or attack with bombs

Meaning of Bomb

bomb means: fail to get a passing grade

Meaning of Cascara

cascara means: dried bark of the cascara buckthorn used as a laxative

Meaning of Dissolute

dissolute means: unrestrained by convention or morality

Meaning of Flying carpet

flying carpet means: (Asian folktale) an imaginary carpet that will fly people anywhere they wish to go

Meaning of Frontal

frontal means: the face or front of a building

Meaning of Frontal

frontal means: a drapery that covers the front of an altar

Meaning of Frontal

frontal means: an adornment worn on the forehead

Meaning of Frontal

frontal means: belonging to the front part

Meaning of Frontal

frontal means: of or adjacent to the forehead or frontal bone

Meaning of Frontal

frontal means: meeting front to front

Meaning of Frontal

frontal means: of or relating to the front of an advancing mass of air

Meaning of Graves' disease

graves' disease means: exophthalmos occurring in association with goiter; hyperthyroidism with protrusion of the eyeballs

Meaning of Hyperbilirubinemia

hyperbilirubinemia means: abnormally high amounts of bile pigment (bilirubin) in the blood

Meaning of Hypertensin

hypertensin means: any of several vasoconstrictor substances (trade name Hypertensin) that cause narrowing of blood vessels

Meaning of Ia.

ia. means: a state in midwestern United States

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