Words containing ut

Meaning of 15 minutes

15 minutes means: a quarter of an hour

Meaning of 1st lieutenant

1st lieutenant means: a commissioned officer in the Army or Air Force or Marines ranking above a 2nd lieutenant and below a captain

Meaning of 2nd lieutenant

2nd lieutenant means: a commissioned officer in the Army or Air Force or Marine Corps holding the lowest rank

Meaning of 30 minutes

30 minutes means: a half of an hour

Meaning of 5-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-coenzyme a reductase

5-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-coenzyme a reductase means: a liver enzyme that is responsible for producing cholesterol

Meaning of 60 minutes

60 minutes means: a period of time equal to 1/24th of a day

Meaning of Ablative absolute

ablative absolute means: a constituent in Latin grammar; a noun and its modifier can function as a sentence modifier

Meaning of Ablaut

ablaut means: a vowel whose quality or length is changed to indicate linguistic distinctions (such as sing sang sung song)

Meaning of Ablution

ablution means: the ritual washing of a priest's hands or of sacred vessels

Meaning of Ablutionary

ablutionary means: cleansing the body by washing; especially ritual washing of e.g. hands

Meaning of 8 may 1945

8 may 1945 means: the date of Allied victory in Europe, World War II

Meaning of Ambiversive

ambiversive means: intermediate between introversive and extroversive

Meaning of Cottonmouth moccasin

cottonmouth moccasin means: venomous semiaquatic snake of swamps in southern United States

Meaning of Eskimo

eskimo means: the language spoken by the Eskimo

Meaning of Eskimo

eskimo means: a member of a people inhabiting the Arctic (northern Canada or Greenland or Alaska or eastern Siberia); the Algonquians called them Eskimo (`eaters of raw flesh') but they call themselves the Inuit (`the people')

Meaning of Flagellant

flagellant means: a person who whips himself as a religious penance

Meaning of Flagellant

flagellant means: a person who is whipped or whips himself for sexual gratification

Meaning of Genus callitris

genus callitris means: evergreen monoecious coniferous trees or shrubs: cypress pines

Meaning of Genus sophora

genus sophora means: cosmopolitan genus of trees and shrubs having odd-pinnate leaves and showy flowers; some species placed in genus Podalyria

Meaning of Isostasy

isostasy means: (geology) a general equilibrium of the forces tending to elevate or depress the earth's crust

Meaning of Kirgizstan

kirgizstan means: a landlocked republic in west central Asia bordering on northwestern China; formerly an Asian soviet but became independent in 1991

Meaning of Minimization

minimization means: the act of reducing something to the least possible amount or degree or position

Meaning of Moss agate

moss agate means: an agate resembling moss with brown, black, or green markings

Meaning of On earth

on earth means: used with question words to convey surprise

Meaning of Partition off

partition off means: divide into parts, pieces, or sections

Meaning of Pinctada

pinctada means: pearl oysters

Meaning of Plaster bandage

plaster bandage means: bandage consisting of a firm covering (often made of plaster of Paris) that immobilizes broken bones while they heal

Meaning of Riga

riga means: a port city on the Gulf of Riga that is the capital and largest city of Latvia; formerly a member of the Hanseatic League

Meaning of Security staff

security staff means: those in an organization responsible for preventing spying or theft

Meaning of Store

store means: an electronic memory device

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