Words containing gwells

Meaning of Angiohemophilia

angiohemophilia means: a form of hemophilia discovered by Erik von Willebrand; a genetic disorder that is inherited as an autosomal recessive trait; characterized by a deficiency of the coagulation factor and by mucosal bleeding

Meaning of Cape horn

cape horn means: a rocky headland belonging to Chile at the southernmost tip of South America (south of Tierra del Fuego)

Meaning of Cardinal number

cardinal number means: the number of elements in a mathematical set; denotes a quantity but not the order

Meaning of Check bit

check bit means: (computer science) a bit that is used in an error detection procedure in which a 0 or 1 is added to each group of bits so that it will have either an odd number of 1's or an even number of 1's; e.g., if the parity is odd then any group of bits that arrives with an even number of 1's must contain an error

Meaning of Cyclic redundancy check

cyclic redundancy check means: an error correction code that is recorded in each sector of a magnetic disk and used to catch errors in the data

Meaning of Day bed

day bed means: convertible consisting of an upholstered couch that can be converted into a double bed

Meaning of De-stalinization

de-stalinization means: social process of neutralizing the influence of Joseph Stalin by revising his policies and removing monuments dedicated to him and renaming places named in his honor

Meaning of Dixieland

dixieland means: the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861

Meaning of Edward osborne wilson

edward osborne wilson means: United States entomologist who has generalized from social insects to other animals including humans (born in 1929)

Meaning of Introvert

introvert means: (psychology) a person who tends to shrink from social contacts and to become preoccupied with their own thoughts

Meaning of Introvert

introvert means: turn inside

Meaning of Introvert

introvert means: fold inwards

Meaning of Job lot

job lot means: a miscellaneous collection of things sold together

Meaning of Katharsis

katharsis means: (psychoanalysis) purging of emotional tensions

Meaning of Katharsis

katharsis means: purging the body by the use of a cathartic to stimulate evacuation of the bowels

Meaning of Maxillofacial

maxillofacial means: of or relating to the upper jaw and face (particularly with reference to specialized surgery of the maxilla)

Meaning of One-armed bandit

one-armed bandit means: a slot machine that is used for gambling

Meaning of Redactor

redactor means: someone who puts text into appropriate form for publication

Meaning of Schizophrenic

schizophrenic means: someone who is afflicted with schizophrenia

Meaning of Schizophrenic

schizophrenic means: suffering from some form of schizophrenia

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