Words containing g

Meaning of 's gravenhage

's gravenhage means: the site of the royal residence and the de facto capital in the western part of the Netherlands; seat of the International Court of Justice

Meaning of 1 kings

1 kings means: the first of two Old Testament books telling the histories of the kings of Judah and Israel

Meaning of 15 august 1945

15 august 1945 means: the date of Allied victory over Japan, World War II

Meaning of 15 may organization

15 may organization means: a terrorist organization formed in 1979 by a faction of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine but disbanded in the 1980s when key members left to join a faction of al-Fatah

Meaning of 18-karat gold

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

Meaning of 1st viscount montgomery of alamein

1st viscount montgomery of alamein means: English general during World War II; won victories over Rommel in North Africa and led British ground forces in the invasion of Normandy (1887-1976)

Meaning of 2 kings

2 kings means: the second of two Old Testament books telling the histories of the kings of Judah and Israel

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 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 Bone ash

bone ash means: ash left when bones burn; high in calcium phosphate; used as fertilizer and in bone china

Meaning of Canalis inguinalis

canalis inguinalis means: oblique passage through the lower abdominal wall; in males it is the passage through which the testes descend into the scrotum and it contains the spermatic cord; in females it transmits the round ligament of the uterus

Meaning of Crosswise

crosswise means: in the shape of (a horizontal piece on) a cross

Meaning of Crosswise

crosswise means: lying or extending across the length of a thing or in a cross direction

Meaning of Crosswise

crosswise means: transversely

Meaning of Crosswise

crosswise means: not in the intended manner

Meaning of Devil's turnip

devil's turnip means: white-flowered vine having thick roots and bearing small black berries; Europe to Iran

Meaning of Elder hand

elder hand means: the card player on the dealer's left

Meaning of Fatimah

fatimah means: youngest daughter of the prophet Mohammed and wife of the fourth calif Ali; revered especially by Shiite Muslims (606-632)

Meaning of Garbageman

garbageman means: someone employed to collect and dispose of refuse

Meaning of Genus styracosaurus

genus styracosaurus means: genus of horned dinosaurs

Meaning of June

june means: the month following May and preceding July

Meaning of Kwell

kwell means: a preparation of lindane (trade name Kwell) that is used to kill lice and itch mites; available in cream or shampoo

Meaning of Lepisma

lepisma means: type genus of the Lepismatidae: silverfish

Meaning of Music paper

music paper means: paper with lines appropriate for writing music

Meaning of Old world oriole

old world oriole means: mostly tropical songbird; the male is usually bright orange and black

Meaning of Overgorge

overgorge means: overeat or eat immodestly; make a pig of oneself

Meaning of Oxalidaceae

oxalidaceae means: a family of widely distributed herbs of the order Geraniales; have compound leaves and pentamerous flowers

Meaning of Rhine wine

rhine wine means: any of several white wines from the Rhine River valley in Germany (`hock' is British usage)

Meaning of Sima

sima means: rock that form the continuous lower layer of the earth's crust; rich in silicon and magnesium

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