Words containing ct

Meaning of 3rd october organization

3rd october organization means: a militant Marxist-Leninist terrorist organization formed in 1975 to force Turkey to acknowledge killing more than a million Armenians and forcibly removing them from border areas in 1915; wants Turkey to pay reparations and cede territory to Armenia

Meaning of 5-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-coenzyme a reductase

5-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-coenzyme a reductase means: a liver enzyme that is responsible for producing cholesterol

Meaning of Abactinal

abactinal means: (of radiate animals) located on the surface or end opposite to that on which the mouth is situated

Meaning of Abdominal actinomycosis

abdominal actinomycosis means: a serious form of actinomycosis that affects the abdomen

Meaning of Abduct

abduct means: pull away from the body

Meaning of Abduct

abduct means: take away to an undisclosed location against their will and usually in order to extract a ransom

Meaning of Abducting

abducting means: especially of muscles; drawing away from the midline of the body or from an adjacent part

Meaning of Abduction

abduction means: (physiology) moving of a body part away from the central axis of the body

Meaning of Abduction

abduction means: the criminal act of capturing and carrying away by force a family member; if a man's wife is abducted it is a crime against the family relationship and against the wife

Meaning of Abductor

abductor means: a muscle that draws a body part away from the median line

Meaning of Aeration

aeration means: the act of charging a liquid with a gas making it effervescent

Meaning of Aeration

aeration means: the process of exposing to air (so as to purify)

Meaning of Bottom-feeding

bottom-feeding means: of or relating to fish and marine life that feed on the bottom of a body of water

Meaning of Cold water

cold water means: disparagement of a plan or hope or expectation

Meaning of Coverlet

coverlet means: a decorative bedspread (usually quilted)

Meaning of Cursively

cursively means: in a cursive manner

Meaning of Day of reckoning

day of reckoning means: an unpleasant or disastrous destiny

Meaning of Day of reckoning

day of reckoning means: (New Testament) day at the end of time following Armageddon when God will decree the fates of all individual humans according to the good and evil of their earthly lives

Meaning of Eastern chipmunk

eastern chipmunk means: small striped semiterrestrial eastern American squirrel with cheek pouches

Meaning of Geneva

geneva means: gin made in the Netherlands

Meaning of Geneva

geneva means: a city in southwestern Switzerland at the western end of Lake Geneva; it is the headquarters of various international organizations

Meaning of Genus eriocaulon

genus eriocaulon means: type genus of the Eriocaulaceae: rushlike aquatic or marginal perennials usually found in shallow waters of acid lakes and pools and bogs

Meaning of Genus salpichroa

genus salpichroa means: herbs of temperate North and South America: cock's eggs

Meaning of Kern

kern means: the part of a metal type that projects beyond its body

Meaning of Kern

kern means: United States composer of musical comedies (1885-1945)

Meaning of Kern

kern means: remove a portion of space between (adjacent letters)

Meaning of Kern

kern means: furnish with a kern

Meaning of Marsh hare

marsh hare means: a wood rabbit of marshy coastal areas from North Carolina to Florida

Meaning of Metrification

metrification means: the act of changing from imperial units of measurement to metric units: meters, grams, seconds

Meaning of Metrification

metrification means: writing a metrical composition (or the metrical structure of a composition)

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