Words containing ge

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 Abiogenesis

abiogenesis means: a hypothetical organic phenomenon by which living organisms are created from nonliving matter

Meaning of Abiogenetic

abiogenetic means: originating by abiogenesis

Meaning of Abiogenist

abiogenist means: a believer in abiogenesis

Meaning of Abridge

abridge means: lessen, diminish, or curtail

Meaning of Abridge

abridge means: reduce in scope while retaining essential elements

Meaning of Abridged

abridged means: (used of texts) shortened by condensing or rewriting

Meaning of Abridgement

abridgement means: a shortened version of a written work

Meaning of Abridger

abridger means: one who shortens or abridges or condenses a written work

Meaning of Acacia cambegei

acacia cambegei means: scrubby Australian acacia having extremely foul-smelling blossoms

Meaning of Adsorption

adsorption means: the accumulation of molecules of a gas to form a thin film on the surface of a solid

Meaning of Anacin iii

anacin iii means: an analgesic for mild pain but not for inflammation; also used as an antipyretic; (Datril, Tylenol, Panadol, Phenaphen, Tempra, and Anacin III are trademarks of brands of acetaminophen tablets)

Meaning of City boy

city boy means: a city dweller with sophisticated manners and clothing

Meaning of Close set

close set means: set close together

Meaning of Coagulated

coagulated means: changed into a solid mass

Meaning of Coagulated

coagulated means: transformed from a liquid into a soft semisolid or solid mass

Meaning of Compound lens

compound lens means: a lens system consisting of two or more lenses on the same axis

Meaning of Dryopteris noveboracensis

dryopteris noveboracensis means: slender shield fern of moist woods of eastern North America; sometimes placed in genus Dryopteris

Meaning of Fantastically

fantastically means: exceedingly; extremely

Meaning of Feast of booths

feast of booths means: a major Jewish festival beginning on the eve of the 15th of Tishri and commemorating the shelter of the Israelites during their 40 years in the wilderness

Meaning of Melaena

melaena means: abnormally dark tarry feces containing blood (usually from gastrointestinal bleeding)

Meaning of Metacentre

metacentre means: (shipbuilding) the point of intersection between two vertical lines, one line through the center of buoyancy of the hull of a ship in equilibrium and the other line through the center of buoyancy of the hull when the ship is inclined to one side; the distance of this intersection above the center of gravity is an indication of the stability of the ship

Meaning of Peruke

peruke means: a wig for men that was fashionable in the 17th and 18th centuries

Meaning of Pleasure-unpleasure principle

pleasure-unpleasure principle means: (psychoanalysis) the governing principle of the id; the principle that an infant seeks gratification and fails to distinguish fantasy from reality

Meaning of Pterocarpus santalinus

pterocarpus santalinus means: tree of India and East Indies yielding a hard fragrant timber prized for cabinetwork and dark red heartwood used as a dyewood

Meaning of Purchase agreement

purchase agreement means: a contract stating the terms of a purchase

Meaning of Rose moss

rose moss means: widely cultivated in many varieties for its fleshy moss-like foliage and profusion of brightly colored flowers

Meaning of Slugger

slugger means: (baseball) a ballplayer who is batting

Meaning of Slugger

slugger means: a boxer noted for an ability to deliver hard punches

Meaning of Spat

spat means: a young oyster or other bivalve

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