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Meaning of Yearling

yearling means: a young child

Meaning of Yearlong

yearlong means: lasting through a year

Meaning of Yearly

yearly means: a reference book that is published regularly once every year

Meaning of Yearly

yearly means: occurring or payable every year

Meaning of Yearly

yearly means: without missing a year

Meaning of Yearn

yearn means: have affection for; feel tenderness for

Meaning of Yearn

yearn means: have a desire for something or someone who is not present

Meaning of Yearn

yearn means: desire strongly or persistently

Meaning of Yearned-for

yearned-for means: greatly desired

Meaning of Yearner

yearner means: a person with a strong desire for something

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Meaning of Cholinesterase

cholinesterase means: an enzyme that hydrolyses acetylcholine (into choline and acetic acid)

Meaning of Commutation

commutation means: the act of putting one thing or person in the place of another:

Meaning of Commutation

commutation means: the travel of a commuter

Meaning of Commutation

commutation means: (law) the reduction in severity of a punishment imposed by law

Meaning of Commutation

commutation means: a warrant substituting a lesser punishment for a greater one

Meaning of Cormorant

cormorant means: large voracious dark-colored long-necked seabird with a distensible pouch for holding fish; used in Asia to catch fish

Meaning of Elizabeth cleghorn stevenson gaskell

elizabeth cleghorn stevenson gaskell means: English writer who is remembered for her biography of Charlotte Bronte (1810-1865)

Meaning of Ellington

ellington means: United States jazz composer and piano player and bandleader (1899-1974)

Meaning of Employee

employee means: a worker who is hired to perform a job

Meaning of Erodium cicutarium

erodium cicutarium means: European weed naturalized in southwestern United States and Mexico having reddish decumbent stems with small fernlike leaves and small deep reddish-lavender flowers followed by slender fruits that stick straight up; often grown for forage

Meaning of Hemp family

hemp family means: two genera of erect or twining herbs that are pollinated by the wind, including the genera Cannabis and Humulus; term not used in all classifications; in some the genus Cannabis is placed in the family Moraceae and the genus Humulus in the family Urticaceae

Meaning of Hezbollah

hezbollah means: a Shiite terrorist organization with strong ties to Iran; seeks to create an Iranian fundamentalist Islamic state in Lebanon; car bombs are the signature weapon

Meaning of Hothead

hothead means: a reckless impetuous irresponsible person

Meaning of Hothead

hothead means: a belligerent grouch

Meaning of Interactive multimedia

interactive multimedia means: a multimedia system in which related items of information are connected and can be presented together

Meaning of Limewater

limewater means: solution of calcium hydroxide in water used as an antacid

Meaning of Low-altitude

low-altitude means: occurring at a relatively low altitude

Meaning of Mascarene grass

mascarene grass means: Asiatic creeping perennial grass; introduced in southern United States as a drought-resistant lawn grass

Meaning of Nelumbo nucifera

nelumbo nucifera means: native to eastern Asia; widely cultivated for its large pink or white flowers

Meaning of Refractive index

refractive index means: the ratio of the velocity of light in a vacuum to that in a medium

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