Words containing omia

Meaning of Achromia

achromia means: an absence of normal pigmentation especially in the skin (as in albinism) or in red blood cells

Meaning of Acrocomia

acrocomia means: Central and South American feather palms

Meaning of Acrocomia aculeata

acrocomia aculeata means: tropical American feather palm having a swollen spiny trunk and edible nuts

Meaning of Acrocomia vinifera

acrocomia vinifera means: tropical American palm having edible nuts and yielding a useful fiber

Meaning of Acromial process

acromial process means: the outermost point of the spine of the shoulder blade

Meaning of Anomia

anomia means: type genus of the family Anomiidae: saddle oysters

Meaning of Anomia

anomia means: inability to name objects or to recognize written or spoken names of objects

Meaning of Anomia ephippium

anomia ephippium means: thin-shelled bivalve having the right valve deeply notched

Meaning of Antinomian

antinomian means: a follower of the doctrine of antinomianism

Meaning of Antinomian

antinomian means: relating to or influenced by antinomianism

Meaning of Ceratitis capitata

ceratitis capitata means: small black-and-white fly that damages citrus and other fruits by implanting eggs that hatch inside the fruit

Meaning of Comandra pallida

comandra pallida means: woody creeping parasite of western North America having numerous thick powdery leaves and panicles of small dull-white flowers

Meaning of Darkling beetle

darkling beetle means: sluggish hard-bodied black terrestrial weevil whose larvae feed on e.g. decaying plant material or grain

Meaning of Dickie-seat

dickie-seat means: a small third seat in the back of an old-fashioned two-seater

Meaning of Eastern poison oak

eastern poison oak means: poisonous shrub of southeastern United States causing a rash on contact

Meaning of Fattiness

fattiness means: having the property of containing fat

Meaning of Horsewhipping

horsewhipping means: the act of whipping with a horsewhip

Meaning of Lena

lena means: a Russian river in Siberia; flows northward into the Laptev Sea

Meaning of Mercerized

mercerized means: of cotton thread that has been treated with sodium hydroxide to shrink it and increase its luster and affinity for dye

Meaning of Methapyrilene

methapyrilene means: antihistamine used to treat allergic responses (as rhinitis or dermatitis or pruritus)

Meaning of Pepper-and-salt

pepper-and-salt means: a fabric woven with flecks of light and dark

Meaning of Plantar

plantar means: relating to or occurring on the undersurface of the foot

Meaning of Plasm

plasm means: the colorless watery fluid of the blood and lymph that contains no cells, but in which the blood cells (erythrocytes, leukocytes, and thrombocytes) are suspended

Meaning of Plasm

plasm means: the protoplasm of the germ cells that contains chromosomes and genes

Meaning of Prayer wheel

prayer wheel means: a cylinder with prayers written on it; each revolution counts as uttering the prayers; used especially by Buddhists in Tibet

Meaning of Raving mad

raving mad means: talking or behaving irrationally

Meaning of Silique

silique means: narrow elongated seed capsule peculiar to the family Cruciferae

Meaning of Thyrse

thyrse means: a dense flower cluster (as of the lilac or horse chestnut) in which the main axis is racemose and the branches are cymose

Meaning of Top hat

top hat means: a man's hat with a tall crown; usually covered with silk or with beaver fur

Meaning of Wed

wed means: the fourth day of the week; the third working day

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