Words containing ency

Meaning of Encyclopaedic

encyclopaedic means: comprehensive in scope or content (as an encyclopedia)

Meaning of Encyclopaedism

encyclopaedism means: profound scholarly knowledge

Meaning of Encyclopaedist

encyclopaedist means: a person who compiles information for encyclopedias

Meaning of Encyclopedia

encyclopedia means: a reference work (often in several volumes) containing articles on various topics (often arranged in alphabetical order) dealing with the entire range of human knowledge or with some particular specialty

Meaning of Encyclopedic

encyclopedic means: comprehensive in scope or content (as an encyclopedia)

Meaning of Encyclopedism

encyclopedism means: profound scholarly knowledge

Meaning of Encyclopedist

encyclopedist means: a person who compiles information for encyclopedias

Meaning of Encysted

encysted means: enclosed in (or as if in) a cyst

Meaning of Environmental protection agency

environmental protection agency means: an independent federal agency established to coordinate programs aimed at reducing pollution and protecting the environment

Meaning of Eurocurrency

eurocurrency means: currency of the major financial and industrial countries held in those countries for the purpose of lending and borrowing

Meaning of Argentine monetary unit

argentine monetary unit means: monetary unit in Argentina

Meaning of Blastemic

blastemic means: of or relating to blastemata

Meaning of Calandrinia

calandrinia means: large genus of low-growing herbs; widespread throughout tropical and warm temperate regions having usually basal leaves and panicles of purplish ephemeral flowers

Meaning of Carlina acaulis

carlina acaulis means: stemless perennial having large flowers with white or purple-brown florets nestled in a rosette of long spiny leaves hairy beneath; of alpine regions of southern and eastern Europe

Meaning of Cetoniidae

cetoniidae means: considered a separate family in some classification systems

Meaning of Fair ball

fair ball means: (baseball) a ball struck with the bat so that it stays between the lines (the foul lines) that define the width of the playing field

Meaning of False gromwell

false gromwell means: any of several North American perennial herbs with hairy foliage and small yellowish or greenish flowers

Meaning of Flying colors

flying colors means: complete success

Meaning of Genus carpobrotus

genus carpobrotus means: a caryophyllaceous genus of Carpobrotus

Meaning of Hedge fund

hedge fund means: a flexible investment company for a small number of large investors (usually the minimum investment is $1 million); can use high-risk techniques (not allowed for mutual funds) such as short-selling and heavy leveraging

Meaning of Narthex

narthex means: a vestibule leading to the nave of a church

Meaning of Narthex

narthex means: portico at the west end of an early Christian basilica or church

Meaning of Nonparticipation

nonparticipation means: withdrawing from the activities of a group

Meaning of Pro forma

pro forma means: done or produced as a formality only

Meaning of Pro forma

pro forma means: in a set manner without serious attention; as a formality

Meaning of Pyjama

pyjama means: (usually plural) loose-fitting nightclothes worn for sleeping or lounging; have a jacket top and trousers

Meaning of Pyjama

pyjama means: a pair of loose trousers tied by a drawstring around the waist; worn by men and women in some Asian countries

Meaning of Ropy

ropy means: (British informal) very poor in quality

Meaning of Ropy

ropy means: forming viscous or glutinous threads

Meaning of Ropy

ropy means: of or resembling rope (or ropes) in being long and strong

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