Words containing ar

Meaning of 18-karat gold

18-karat gold means: an alloy that contains 75 per cent gold

Meaning of 1st baron beaverbrook

1st baron beaverbrook means: British newspaper publisher and politician (born in Canada); confidant of Winston Churchill (1879-1964)

Meaning of 1st baron verulam

1st baron verulam means: English statesman and philosopher; precursor of British empiricism; advocated inductive reasoning (1561-1626)

Meaning of 1st earl attlee

1st earl attlee means: British statesman and leader of the Labour Party who instituted the welfare state in Britain (1883-1967)

Meaning of 1st earl baldwin of bewdley

1st earl baldwin of bewdley means: English statesman; member of the Conservative Party (1867-1947)

Meaning of 1st earl of balfour

1st earl of balfour means: English statesman; member of the Conservative Party (1848-1930)

Meaning of 22-karat gold

22-karat gold means: an alloy that contains 87 per cent gold

Meaning of 24-karat gold

24-karat gold means: 100 per cent gold

Meaning of 3d radar

3d radar means: radar that will report altitude as well as azimuth and distance of a target

Meaning of 440 yards

440 yards means: a unit of length equal to a quarter of 1 mile

Meaning of Aflutter

aflutter means: excited in anticipation

Meaning of Bryan donkin

bryan donkin means: English engineer who developed a method of preserving food by sterilizing it with heat and sealing it inside a steel container--the first tin can (1768-1855)

Meaning of Cerambycidae

cerambycidae means: long-horned beetles

Meaning of Compendious

compendious means: briefly giving the gist of something

Meaning of Debtor

debtor means: a person who owes a creditor; someone who has the obligation of paying a debt

Meaning of Genus chlamydera

genus chlamydera means: a genus of Ptilonorhynchidae

Meaning of Greek partridge

greek partridge means: of mountainous areas of southern Europe

Meaning of Heckelphone

heckelphone means: an oboe pitched an octave below the ordinary oboe

Meaning of Hedge pink

hedge pink means: plant of European origin having pink or white flowers and leaves yielding a detergent when bruised

Meaning of Mesothelioma

mesothelioma means: a form of carcinoma of the mesothelium lining lungs or abdomen or heart; usually associated with exposure to asbestos dust

Meaning of Mylanta

mylanta means: an antacid

Meaning of Newton's second law

newton's second law means: the rate of change of momentum is proportional to the imposed force and goes in the direction of the force

Meaning of Nidation

nidation means: (embryology) the organic process whereby a fertilized egg becomes implanted in the lining of the uterus of placental mammals

Meaning of Peripatus

peripatus means: any of numerous velvety-skinned wormlike carnivorous animals common in tropical forests having characteristics of both arthropods and annelid worms

Meaning of Rogaine

rogaine means: a vasodilator (trade name Loniten) used to treat severe hypertension; one side effect is hirsutism so it is also sold (trade name Rogaine) as a treatment for male-patterned baldness

Meaning of Tailstock

tailstock means: support consisting of the movable part of a lathe that slides along the bed in alignment with the headstock and is locked into position to support the free end of the workpiece

Meaning of Tick off

tick off means: put a check mark on or near or next to

Meaning of Trapshooter

trapshooter means: a person who engages in shooting at clay pigeons that are hurled into the air by a trap

Meaning of Uranyl oxalate

uranyl oxalate means: a salt obtained by the reaction of uranium salts with oxalic acid

Meaning of Uvea

uvea means: the part of the eye that contains the iris and ciliary body and choroid

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