Words containing lock

Meaning of Against the clock

against the clock means: as fast as possible; before a deadline

Meaning of Air lock

air lock means: a chamber that provides access to space where air is under pressure

Meaning of Airlock

airlock means: a chamber that provides access to space where air is under pressure

Meaning of Alarm clock

alarm clock means: a clock that wakes a sleeper at some preset time

Meaning of Alpha blocker

alpha blocker means: any of various drugs that block alpha-adrenergic receptors; used in treating benign prostatic hyperplasia; relaxes the muscles of the prostate and bladder

Meaning of Alpha-adrenergic blocker

alpha-adrenergic blocker means: any of various drugs that block alpha-adrenergic receptors; used in treating benign prostatic hyperplasia; relaxes the muscles of the prostate and bladder

Meaning of Alpha-adrenergic blocking agent

alpha-adrenergic blocking agent means: any of various drugs that block alpha-adrenergic receptors; used in treating benign prostatic hyperplasia; relaxes the muscles of the prostate and bladder

Meaning of Alpha-blocker

alpha-blocker means: any of various drugs that block alpha-adrenergic receptors; used in treating benign prostatic hyperplasia; relaxes the muscles of the prostate and bladder

Meaning of Ammonia clock

ammonia clock means: an atomic clock based on vibrational frequency of the nitrogen atom in the ammonia molecule

Meaning of Analog clock

analog clock means: a clock that displays the time of day by the position of hands on a dial

Meaning of 18-karat gold

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

Meaning of Adirondacks

adirondacks means: a mountain range in northeastern New York State; a popular resort area

Meaning of Ahmed salman rushdie

ahmed salman rushdie means: British writer of novels who was born in India; one of his novels is regarded as blasphemous by Muslims and a fatwa was issued condemning him to death (born in 1947)

Meaning of Camphor ball

camphor ball means: a small sphere of camphor or naphthalene used to keep moths away from stored clothing

Meaning of Cape passero

cape passero means: a naval battle in the Mediterranean Sea off Cape Passero in which the Spanish navy was destroyed by France and England while attempting to recover Sicily and Sardinia from Italy (1719)

Meaning of Cape passero

cape passero means: a cape that forms the southeastern corner of the island of Sicily

Meaning of Diffuseness

diffuseness means: the spatial property of being spread out over a wide area or through a large volume

Meaning of El alamein

el alamein means: a pitched battle in World War II (1942) resulting in a decisive Allied victory by British troops under Montgomery over German troops under Rommel

Meaning of El alamein

el alamein means: a village to the west of Alexandria on the northern coast of Egypt; the scene of a decisive Allied victory over the Germans in 1942

Meaning of Enjoy

enjoy means: take delight in

Meaning of Enjoy

enjoy means: have benefit from

Meaning of Enjoy

enjoy means: derive or receive pleasure from; get enjoyment from; take pleasure in

Meaning of Enjoy

enjoy means: get pleasure from

Meaning of Enjoy

enjoy means: have for one's benefit

Meaning of Genus lemur

genus lemur means: type genus of the Lemuridae

Meaning of Interrogatively

interrogatively means: with curiosity

Meaning of Interrogatively

interrogatively means: in a questioning format

Meaning of Invective

invective means: abusive or venomous language used to express blame or censure or bitter deep-seated ill will

Meaning of Mantel

mantel means: shelf that projects from wall above fireplace

Meaning of Matriarchic

matriarchic means: (of societies or families) having a female as the family head or having descent traced through the female line

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