Words starting with z

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Zeno

zeno means: ancient Greek philosopher who formulated paradoxes that defended the belief that motion and change are illusory (circa 495-430 BC)

Meaning of Zeno of citium

zeno of citium means: ancient Greek philosopher who founded the Stoic school (circa 335-263 BC)

Meaning of Zeno of elea

zeno of elea means: ancient Greek philosopher who formulated paradoxes that defended the belief that motion and change are illusory (circa 495-430 BC)

Meaning of Zeolite

zeolite means: any of a family of glassy minerals analogous to feldspar containing hydrated aluminum silicates of calcium or sodium or potassium; formed in cavities in lava flows and in plutonic rocks

Meaning of Zeomorphi

zeomorphi means: dories

Meaning of Zep

zep means: a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States

Meaning of Zephaniah

zephaniah means: an Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Zephaniah which are concerned mainly with the approaching judgment by God upon the sinners of Judah

Meaning of Zephaniah

zephaniah means: a Hebrew minor prophet of the late 7th century BC

Meaning of Zephyr

zephyr means: (Greek mythology) the Greek god of the west wind

Meaning of Zephyr

zephyr means: a slight wind (usually refreshing)

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Accomplished fact

accomplished fact means: an irreversible accomplishment

Meaning of Amebiasis

amebiasis means: infection by a disease-causing ameba

Meaning of Bandaged

bandaged means: covered or wrapped with a bandage

Meaning of Basil of caesarea

basil of caesarea means: (Roman Catholic Church) the bishop of Caesarea who defended the Roman Catholic Church against the heresies of the 4th century; a saint and Doctor of the Church (329-379)

Meaning of Benthic division

benthic division means: a region including the bottom of the sea and the littoral zones

Meaning of Cationic detergent

cationic detergent means: a class of synthetic detergents in which the surface-active part of the molecule is the cation

Meaning of Corolla

corolla means: (botany) the whorl of petals of a flower that collectively form an inner floral envelope or layer of the perianth

Meaning of Diaspididae

diaspididae means: armored scales

Meaning of Grass-covered

grass-covered means: covered with grass

Meaning of Instigate

instigate means: serve as the inciting cause of

Meaning of Instigate

instigate means: provoke or stir up

Meaning of Irish whiskey

irish whiskey means: whiskey made in Ireland chiefly from barley

Meaning of Iron age

iron age means: (classical mythology) the last and worst age of the world

Meaning of Iron age

iron age means: (archeology) the period following the Bronze Age; characterized by rapid spread of iron tools and weapons

Meaning of Nuclear medicine

nuclear medicine means: the branch of medicine that uses radioactive materials either to image a patient's body or to destroy diseased cells

Meaning of Oder river

oder river means: a European river; flows into the Baltic Sea

Meaning of Scrub palmetto

scrub palmetto means: small hardy clump-forming spiny palm of southern United States

Meaning of Sodium dichromate

sodium dichromate means: a red-orange salt used as a mordant

Meaning of Spoonbill

spoonbill means: wading birds having a long flat bill with a tip like a spoon

Meaning of Unnavigable

unnavigable means: incapable of being navigated

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