Words containing p

Meaning of Achras zapota

achras zapota means: large tropical American evergreen yielding chicle gum and edible fruit; sometimes placed in genus Achras

Meaning of Acid precipitation

acid precipitation means: rain containing acids that form in the atmosphere when industrial gas emissions (especially sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxides) combine with water

Meaning of Acidophil

acidophil means: an organism that thrives in a relatively acid environment

Meaning of Acidophile

acidophile means: an organism that thrives in a relatively acid environment

Meaning of Acidophilic

acidophilic means: especially of some bacteria; growing well in an acid medium

Meaning of Acidophilous

acidophilous means: especially of some bacteria; growing well in an acid medium

Meaning of Acidophilus

acidophilus means: a bacterium that is used to make yogurt and to supplement probiotics

Meaning of Acidophilus milk

acidophilus milk means: milk fermented by bacteria; used to treat gastrointestinal disorders

Meaning of Acipenser

acipenser means: type genus of the Acipenseridae: sturgeons

Meaning of Acipenser huso

acipenser huso means: valuable source of caviar and isinglass; found in Black and Caspian seas

Meaning of Chest cavity

chest cavity means: the cavity in the vertebrate body enclosed by the ribs between the diaphragm and the neck and containing the lungs and heart

Meaning of Cystic

cystic means: of or relating to or resembling a cyst

Meaning of Cystic

cystic means: of or relating to a normal cyst (as the gallbladder or urinary bladder)

Meaning of Decentralizing

decentralizing means: tending away from a central point

Meaning of Dicot family

dicot family means: family of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination

Meaning of Dolichonyx

dolichonyx means: bobolinks

Meaning of Genus parkinsonia

genus parkinsonia means: small genus of spiny shrubs or small trees

Meaning of Get on with

get on with means: have smooth relations

Meaning of Helwingia

helwingia means: deciduous dioecious shrubs native to woodland thickets in low mountains in Japan

Meaning of Multiphase

multiphase means: of an electrical system that uses or generates two or more alternating voltages of the same frequency but differing in phase angle

Meaning of Neuromarketing

neuromarketing means: marketing based on studies of consumers' sensorimotor, cognitive, and affective responses

Meaning of Neutron

neutron means: an elementary particle with 0 charge and mass about equal to a proton; enters into the structure of the atomic nucleus

Meaning of Octosyllable

octosyllable means: a verse line having eight syllables or a poem of octosyllabic lines

Meaning of Plunderage

plunderage means: the act of plundering (especially the embezzlement of goods on shipboard)

Meaning of Second-stringer

second-stringer means: an athlete who plays only when a starter on the team is replaced

Meaning of Sickle-shaped

sickle-shaped means: curved like a sickle

Meaning of Stonewort

stonewort means: any of various submerged aquatic algae of the genus Chara having nodes with whorled filamentlike branches; usually encrusted with calcium carbonate deposits

Meaning of Toluic acid

toluic acid means: an isomeric acid derived from toluene

Meaning of Vannevar bush

vannevar bush means: United States electrical engineer who designed an early analogue computer and who led the scientific program of the United States during World War II (1890-1974)

Meaning of Virginia woolf

virginia woolf means: English author whose work used such techniques as stream of consciousness and the interior monologue; prominent member of the Bloomsbury Group (1882-1941)

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