Words containing s

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 'tween decks

'tween decks means: in the space between decks, on a ship

Meaning of 1 chronicles

1 chronicles means: the first of two Old Testament books telling the history of Judah and Israel until the return from the Babylonian Captivity in 536 BC

Meaning of 1 esdras

1 esdras means: an Apocryphal book consisting of a compilation from I Chronicles and II Chronicles and Ezra and Nehemiah

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 1 maccabees

1 maccabees means: an Apocryphal book describing the life of Judas Maccabaeus

Meaning of 1 samuel

1 samuel means: the first of two books in the Old Testament that tell of Saul and David

Meaning of 101st

101st means: the ordinal number of one hundred one in counting order

Meaning of 11-plus

11-plus means: (formerly in Britain) an examination taken by 11 and 12 year old students to select suitable candidates for grammar school

Meaning of 12-tone music

12-tone music means: a type of serial music introduced by Arnold Schoenberg; uses a tone row formed by the twelve semitones of the chromatic scale (and inverted or backward versions of the row)

Meaning of Adventitious root

adventitious root means: root growing in an unusual location e.g. from a stem

Meaning of Charles lindbergh

charles lindbergh means: United States aviator who in 1927 made the first solo nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean (1902-1974)

Meaning of Chaulmoogra oil

chaulmoogra oil means: an oil from chaulmoogra trees; used in treatment of skin diseases and leprosy

Meaning of Conceptualism

conceptualism means: the doctrine that the application of a general term to various objects indicates the existence of a mental entity that mediates the application

Meaning of Cortical cataract

cortical cataract means: a cataract that affects the lens cortex

Meaning of George c. scott

george c. scott means: award-winning United States film actor (1928-1999)

Meaning of Heaver

heaver means: a bar used as a lever (as in twisting rope)

Meaning of Heaver

heaver means: a workman who heaves freight or bulk goods (especially at a dockyard)

Meaning of Hydnocarpus oil

hydnocarpus oil means: oil from seeds of trees of the genus Hydnocarpus especially Hydnocarpus wightiana (Hydnocarpus laurifolia)

Meaning of Inward

inward means: relating to or existing in the mind or thoughts

Meaning of Inward

inward means: directed or moving inward or toward a center

Meaning of Inward

inward means: toward the center or interior

Meaning of Inward

inward means: to or toward the inside of

Meaning of Irish people

irish people means: people of Ireland or of Irish extraction

Meaning of Joss

joss means: a Chinese god worshipped in the form of an idol

Meaning of Lords temporal

lords temporal means: the nobility in France and the peerage in Britain

Meaning of Measuring device

measuring device means: instrument that shows the extent or amount or quantity or degree of something

Meaning of Order primates

order primates means: an animal order including lemurs and tarsiers and monkeys and apes and human beings

Meaning of Proprietorship

proprietorship means: an unincorporated business owned by a single person who is responsible for its liabilities and entitled to its profits

Meaning of Stridor

stridor means: a whistling sound when breathing (usually heard on inspiration); indicates obstruction of the trachea or larynx

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