Words starting with y

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Meaning of Yalta conference

yalta conference means: a conference held in Yalta in February 1945 where Roosevelt, Stalin, and Churchill planned the final stages of World War II and agreed to the territorial division of Europe

Meaning of Yaltopya

yaltopya means: Ethiopia is a republic in northeastern Africa on the Red Sea; formerly called Abyssinia

Meaning of Yalu

yalu means: river in eastern Asia; rises in North Korea and flows southwest to Korea Bay (forming part of the border between North Korea and China)

Meaning of Yalu river

yalu river means: a battle in the Korean War (November 1950); when UN troops advanced north to the Yalu River 200,000 Chinese troops crossed the river and drove them back

Meaning of Yalu river

yalu river means: river in eastern Asia; rises in North Korea and flows southwest to Korea Bay (forming part of the border between North Korea and China)

Meaning of Yam

yam means: edible tuberous root of various yam plants of the genus Dioscorea grown in the tropics world-wide for food

Meaning of Yam

yam means: sweet potato with deep orange flesh that remains moist when baked

Meaning of Yam

yam means: any of a number of tropical vines of the genus Dioscorea many having edible tuberous roots

Meaning of Yam

yam means: edible tuber of any of several yams

Meaning of Yam bean

yam bean means: Central American twining plant with edible roots and pods; large tubers are eaten raw or cooked especially when young and young pods must be thoroughly cooked; pods and seeds also yield rotenone and oils

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Alpine mouse-ear

alpine mouse-ear means: widespread in the Arctic and on mountains in Europe

Meaning of Antimony

antimony means: a metallic element having four allotropic forms; used in a wide variety of alloys; found in stibnite

Meaning of Bean-shaped

bean-shaped means: having a shape resembling a bean

Meaning of Building

building means: the act of constructing something

Meaning of Building

building means: the commercial activity involved in repairing old structures or constructing new ones

Meaning of Building

building means: a structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place

Meaning of Building

building means: the occupants of a building

Meaning of Celestial hierarchy

celestial hierarchy means: the collective body of angels

Meaning of Coddled egg

coddled egg means: egg cooked briefly in the shell in gently boiling water

Meaning of Colubrid

colubrid means: mostly harmless temperate-to-tropical terrestrial or arboreal or aquatic snakes

Meaning of Convene

convene means: call together

Meaning of Convene

convene means: meet formally

Meaning of Esocidae

esocidae means: pikes; pickerels; muskellunges

Meaning of Gluey

gluey means: having the sticky properties of an adhesive

Meaning of Hybrid tuberous begonia

hybrid tuberous begonia means: any of numerous hybrid begonias having tuberous roots and variously colored flowers

Meaning of Hygrophorus purpurascens

hygrophorus purpurascens means: a fungus with a viscid purplish red cap and stalk; found under spruce and other conifers

Meaning of Nitella

nitella means: fragile branching stoneworts

Meaning of Rouge plant

rouge plant means: bushy houseplant having white to pale pink flowers followed by racemes of scarlet berries; tropical Americas

Meaning of Skirret

skirret means: an Asiatic herb cultivated in Europe for its sweet edible tuberous root

Meaning of Splinter

splinter means: a small thin sharp bit or wood or glass or metal

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