Words containing eli

Meaning of Abdominal delivery

abdominal delivery means: the delivery of a fetus by surgical incision through the abdominal wall and uterus (from the belief that Julius Caesar was born that way)

Meaning of Abelia

abelia means: any of various deciduous or evergreen ornamental shrubs of the genus Abelia having opposite simple leaves and cymes of small white or pink or purplish flowers; Asia and Mexico

Meaning of Abelian group

abelian group means: a group that satisfies the commutative law

Meaning of Acanthoscelides

acanthoscelides means: a genus of Bruchidae

Meaning of Acanthoscelides obtectus

acanthoscelides obtectus means: larvae live in and feed on growing or stored beans

Meaning of Actinidia deliciosa

actinidia deliciosa means: climbing vine native to China; cultivated in New Zealand for its fuzzy edible fruit with green meat

Meaning of Acute anterior poliomyelitis

acute anterior poliomyelitis means: an acute viral disease marked by inflammation of nerve cells of the brain stem and spinal cord

Meaning of Adelie

adelie means: medium-sized penguins occurring in large colonies on the Adelie Coast of Antarctica

Meaning of Adelie coast

adelie coast means: a costal region of Antarctica to the south of Australia; noted for its large colonies of penguins

Meaning of Adelie land

adelie land means: a costal region of Antarctica to the south of Australia; noted for its large colonies of penguins

Meaning of Adsuki bean

adsuki bean means: bushy annual widely grown in China and Japan for the flour made from its seeds

Meaning of Axial motion

axial motion means: rotary motion of an object around its own axis

Meaning of Batswana

batswana means: a member of a Bantu people living chiefly in Botswana and western South Africa

Meaning of Boulle

boulle means: an inlaid furniture decoration; tortoiseshell and yellow and white metal form scrolls in cabinetwork

Meaning of Bulldog wrench

bulldog wrench means: a wrench designed to provide a firm grip on something

Meaning of Freshwater clam

freshwater clam means: bivalve mollusk abundant in rivers of central United States

Meaning of Grewia asiatica

grewia asiatica means: drought-resistant Asiatic treelike shrub bearing pleasantly acid small red edible fruits commonly used in sherbets

Meaning of Lesser ape

lesser ape means: gibbons and siamangs

Meaning of Minimise

minimise means: make small or insignificant

Meaning of Minimise

minimise means: represent as less significant or important

Meaning of Nicosia

nicosia means: the capital and largest city of Cyprus

Meaning of Obstipate

obstipate means: constipate severely

Meaning of Ragee

ragee means: East Indian cereal grass whose seed yield a somewhat bitter flour, a staple in the Orient

Meaning of Scorekeeper

scorekeeper means: an official who records the score during the progress of a game

Meaning of Strait and narrow

strait and narrow means: the way of proper and honest behavior

Meaning of Sweet fanny adams

sweet fanny adams means: little or nothing at all

Meaning of Telepathize

telepathize means: communicate nonverbally by telepathy

Meaning of Underevaluation

underevaluation means: an appraisal that underestimates the value of something

Meaning of William maxwell aitken

william maxwell aitken means: British newspaper publisher and politician (born in Canada); confidant of Winston Churchill (1879-1964)

Meaning of Wise men

wise men means: (New Testament) the sages who visited Jesus and Mary and Joseph shortly after Jesus was born; the Gospel According to Matthew says they were guided by a star and brought gifts of gold and frankincense and myrrh; because there were three gifts it is usually assumed that there were three of them

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