Words ending with ion

Meaning of 15 may organization

15 may organization means: a terrorist organization formed in 1979 by a faction of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine but disbanded in the 1980s when key members left to join a faction of al-Fatah

Meaning of 3rd october organization

3rd october organization means: a militant Marxist-Leninist terrorist organization formed in 1975 to force Turkey to acknowledge killing more than a million Armenians and forcibly removing them from border areas in 1915; wants Turkey to pay reparations and cede territory to Armenia

Meaning of Abarticulation

abarticulation means: dislocation of a joint

Meaning of Abbreviation

abbreviation means: shortening something by omitting parts of it

Meaning of Abbreviation

abbreviation means: a shortened form of a word or phrase

Meaning of Abdication

abdication means: the act of abdicating

Meaning of Abdication

abdication means: a formal resignation and renunciation of powers

Meaning of Abduction

abduction means: (physiology) moving of a body part away from the central axis of the body

Meaning of Abduction

abduction means: the criminal act of capturing and carrying away by force a family member; if a man's wife is abducted it is a crime against the family relationship and against the wife

Meaning of Aberration

aberration means: an optical phenomenon resulting from the failure of a lens or mirror to produce a good image

Meaning of Androgeny

androgeny means: male parthenogenesis in which the embryo contains only paternal chromosomes due to the failure of the egg nucleus to participate in fertilization

Meaning of Arbiter

arbiter means: someone chosen to judge and decide a disputed issue

Meaning of Arbiter

arbiter means: someone with the power to settle matters at will

Meaning of Be-all and end-all

be-all and end-all means: the essential factor; the all-important element; the supreme aim

Meaning of Chemical property

chemical property means: a property used to characterize materials in reactions that change their identity

Meaning of Electronic musical instrument

electronic musical instrument means: a musical instrument that generates sounds electronically

Meaning of Elisabeth vigee-lebrun

elisabeth vigee-lebrun means: French painter noted for her portraits (1755-1842)

Meaning of Filoviridae

filoviridae means: a family of threadlike RNA viruses that cause diseases in humans and nonhuman primates (monkeys and chimpanzees)

Meaning of Great st john's wort

great st john's wort means: perennial shrub having large star-shaped yellow flowers in narrowly pyramidal cymes

Meaning of Law-breaking

law-breaking means: (criminal law) an act punishable by law; usually considered an evil act

Meaning of Lorazepam

lorazepam means: tranquilizer (trade name Ativan) used to treat anxiety and tension and insomnia

Meaning of Measureless

measureless means: without limits in extent or size or quantity

Meaning of Menispermum

menispermum means: climbing herbs

Meaning of Monetarist

monetarist means: an advocate of the theory that economic fluctuations are caused by increases or decreases in the supply of money

Meaning of Northern hemisphere

northern hemisphere means: the hemisphere that is to the north of the equator

Meaning of Planimeter

planimeter means: a measuring instrument for measuring the area of an irregular plane figure

Meaning of Riffraff

riffraff means: disparaging terms for the common people

Meaning of Shakspere

shakspere means: English poet and dramatist considered one of the greatest English writers (1564-1616)

Meaning of Somatic sensory system

somatic sensory system means: the faculty of bodily perception; sensory systems associated with the body; includes skin senses and proprioception and the internal organs

Meaning of Speed of light

speed of light means: the speed at which light travels in a vacuum; the constancy and universality of the speed of light is recognized by defining it to be exactly 299,792,458 meters per second

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