Words containing zen

Meaning of Active citizen

active citizen means: a citizen who takes an active role in the community (as in crime prevention and neighborhood watch)

Meaning of Albert szent-gyorgyi

albert szent-gyorgyi means: United States biochemist (born in Hungary) who was the first to isolate vitamin C (1893-1986)

Meaning of Albert von szent-gyorgyi

albert von szent-gyorgyi means: United States biochemist (born in Hungary) who was the first to isolate vitamin C (1893-1986)

Meaning of Alhazen

alhazen means: an Egyptian polymath (born in Iraq) whose research in geometry and optics was influential into the 17th century; established experiments as the norm of proof in physics (died in 1040)

Meaning of Alkylbenzene

alkylbenzene means: organic compound that has an alkyl group bound to a benzene ring

Meaning of Alkylbenzenesulfonate

alkylbenzenesulfonate means: sulfonate of alkyl benzene

Meaning of Baker's dozen

baker's dozen means: the cardinal number that is the sum of twelve and one

Meaning of Battle of lutzen

battle of lutzen means: a battle in the Thirty Years' War (1632); Swedes under Gustavus Adolphus defeated the Holy Roman Empire under Wallenstein; Gustavus Adolphus was killed

Meaning of Bedizen

bedizen means: dress up garishly and tastelessly

Meaning of Bedizen

bedizen means: decorate tastelessly

Meaning of Adnoun

adnoun means: an adjective used as a noun

Meaning of Amandine aurore lucie dupin

amandine aurore lucie dupin means: French writer known for works concerning women's rights and independence (1804-1876)

Meaning of Arc cotangent

arc cotangent means: the inverse function of the cotangent; the angle that has a cotangent equal to a given number

Meaning of Cancer

cancer means: type genus of the family Cancridae

Meaning of Cancer

cancer means: the fourth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about June 21 to July 22

Meaning of Cancer

cancer means: a small zodiacal constellation in the northern hemisphere; between Leo and Gemini

Meaning of Cancer

cancer means: (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Cancer

Meaning of Cancer

cancer means: any malignant growth or tumor caused by abnormal and uncontrolled cell division; it may spread to other parts of the body through the lymphatic system or the blood stream

Meaning of Carry amelia moore nation

carry amelia moore nation means: United States prohibitionist who raided saloons and destroyed bottles of liquor with a hatchet (1846-1911)

Meaning of Elbow pad

elbow pad means: protective garment consisting of a pad worn over the elbow by football and hockey players

Meaning of Fibrocartilage

fibrocartilage means: cartilage that is largely composed of fibers like those in ordinary connective tissue

Meaning of Fouquieriaceae

fouquieriaceae means: small family of spiny shrubs or trees of southwestern United States

Meaning of Great white way

great white way means: a street in Manhattan that passes through Times Square; famous for its theaters

Meaning of Keaton

keaton means: United States comedian and actor in silent films noted for his acrobatic skills and deadpan face (1895-1966)

Meaning of Lactic acid

lactic acid means: a clear odorless hygroscopic syrupy carboxylic acid found in sour milk and in many fruits

Meaning of Niqab

niqab means: a face veil covering the lower part of the face (up to the eyes) worn by observant Muslim women

Meaning of Potoroo

potoroo means: Australian rat kangaroos

Meaning of Preemptive

preemptive means: designed or having the power to deter or prevent an anticipated situation or occurrence

Meaning of Pyrrhus

pyrrhus means: king of Epirus; defeated the Romans in two battles in spite of staggering losses (319-272 BC)

Meaning of Richard nixon

richard nixon means: vice president under Eisenhower and 37th President of the United States; resigned after the Watergate scandal in 1974 (1913-1994)

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