Words containing alin

Meaning of Adrenalin

adrenalin means: a catecholamine secreted by the adrenal medulla in response to stress (trade name Adrenalin); stimulates autonomic nerve action

Meaning of Adrenaline

adrenaline means: a catecholamine secreted by the adrenal medulla in response to stress (trade name Adrenalin); stimulates autonomic nerve action

Meaning of Agalinis

agalinis means: semiparasitic herb with purple or white or pink flowers; grows in the United States and West Indies

Meaning of Aline

aline means: place in a line or arrange so as to be parallel or straight

Meaning of Alinement

alinement means: an organization of people (or countries) involved in a pact or treaty

Meaning of Alkaline

alkaline means: relating to or containing an alkali; having a pH greater than 7

Meaning of Alkaline earth

alkaline earth means: any of the bivalent metals of group II of the periodic table (calcium or strontium or barium or magnesium or beryllium)

Meaning of Alkaline metal

alkaline metal means: any of the monovalent metals of group I of the periodic table (lithium or sodium or potassium or rubidium or cesium or francium)

Meaning of Alkaline-earth metal

alkaline-earth metal means: any of the bivalent metals of group II of the periodic table (calcium or strontium or barium or magnesium or beryllium)

Meaning of Alkaline-loving

alkaline-loving means: thriving in a relatively alkaline environment; (especially of plants requiring a pH above 7)

Meaning of Arrowleaf groundsel

arrowleaf groundsel means: perennial with sharply toothed triangular leaves on leafy stems bearing a cluster of yellow flower heads; moist places in mountains of western North America

Meaning of Auriculariaceae

auriculariaceae means: fungi having gelatinous sporophores

Meaning of Bootlegger

bootlegger means: someone who makes or sells illegal liquor

Meaning of Crosscurrent

crosscurrent means: actions counter to the main group activity

Meaning of Crosscurrent

crosscurrent means: a stretch of turbulent water in a river or the sea caused by one current flowing into or across another current

Meaning of Dreadnought

dreadnought means: battleship that has big guns all of the same caliber

Meaning of Edward james muggeridge

edward james muggeridge means: United States motion-picture pioneer remembered for his pictures of running horses taken with a series of still cameras (born in England) (1830-1904)

Meaning of Edward vernon rickenbacker

edward vernon rickenbacker means: the most decorated United States combat pilot in World War I (1890-1973)

Meaning of Family aphyllanthaceae

family aphyllanthaceae means: one of many families or subfamilies into which some classification systems subdivide the Liliaceae but not widely accepted; includes genus Aphyllanthes

Meaning of Genus sabinea

genus sabinea means: small genus of deciduous West Indian trees or shrubs: carib wood

Meaning of Hard rubber

hard rubber means: a hard nonresilient rubber formed by vulcanizing natural rubber

Meaning of Hogfish

hogfish means: found from Long Island southward

Meaning of Hogfish

hogfish means: large wrasse of western Atlantic; head of male resembles a pig's snout

Meaning of Homeric

homeric means: relating to or characteristic of Homer or his age or the works attributed to him

Meaning of Mak

mak means: a terrorist organization founded by Osama bin Laden in the 1980s to provide money and recruit fighters around the world; enlisted and transported thousands of men to Afghanistan to fight the Russians; a split in the group led bin Laden and the extremist faction of MAK to form al-Qaeda

Meaning of Meat packer

meat packer means: a wholesaler in the meat-packing business

Meaning of Mitella diphylla

mitella diphylla means: miterwort of northeastern North America usually with two opposite leaves on erect flowering stems that terminate in erect racemes of white flowers

Meaning of Paying back

paying back means: a reciprocal group action

Meaning of Planetoid

planetoid means: any of numerous small celestial bodies that move around the sun

Meaning of Souring

souring means: the process of becoming sour

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