Words ending with lock

Meaning of Against the clock

against the clock means: as fast as possible; before a deadline

Meaning of Air lock

air lock means: a chamber that provides access to space where air is under pressure

Meaning of Airlock

airlock means: a chamber that provides access to space where air is under pressure

Meaning of Alarm clock

alarm clock means: a clock that wakes a sleeper at some preset time

Meaning of Ammonia clock

ammonia clock means: an atomic clock based on vibrational frequency of the nitrogen atom in the ammonia molecule

Meaning of Analog clock

analog clock means: a clock that displays the time of day by the position of hands on a dial

Meaning of Around the clock

around the clock means: without stopping

Meaning of Around-the-clock

around-the-clock means: at all times

Meaning of Atomic clock

atomic clock means: a timepiece that derives its time scale from the vibration of atoms or molecules

Meaning of Atrioventricular block

atrioventricular block means: recurrent sudden attacks of unconsciousness caused by impaired conduction of the impulse that regulates the heartbeat

Meaning of Contrivance

contrivance means: the act of devising something

Meaning of Contrivance

contrivance means: a device or control that is very useful for a particular job

Meaning of Contrivance

contrivance means: any improvised arrangement for temporary use

Meaning of Contrivance

contrivance means: the faculty of contriving; inventive skill

Meaning of Contrivance

contrivance means: an artificial or unnatural or obviously contrived arrangement of details or parts etc.

Meaning of Contrivance

contrivance means: an elaborate or deceitful scheme contrived to deceive or evade

Meaning of Double-dyed

double-dyed means: without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers

Meaning of Family pedaliaceae

family pedaliaceae means: the family of plants of order Polemoniales

Meaning of Genus egretta

genus egretta means: small Old and New World herons

Meaning of Glottal plosive

glottal plosive means: a stop consonant articulated by releasing pressure at the glottis; as in the sudden onset of a vowel

Meaning of Marsupial mole

marsupial mole means: small burrowing Australian marsupial that resembles a mole

Meaning of Mythicize

mythicize means: make into a myth

Meaning of Mythicize

mythicize means: interpret as a myth or in terms of mythology

Meaning of Naval engineer

naval engineer means: a naval officer responsible for the operation and maintenance of the ship's engines

Meaning of Pistol grip

pistol grip means: a handle (as of a gun or saw) shaped like the butt of a pistol

Meaning of Sadat

sadat means: Egyptian statesman who (as president of Egypt) negotiated a peace treaty with Menachem Begin (then prime minister of Israel) (1918-1981)

Meaning of Small-leaved linden

small-leaved linden means: large spreading European linden with small dark green leaves; often cultivated as an ornamental

Meaning of Thalassaemia

thalassaemia means: an inherited form of anemia caused by faulty synthesis of hemoglobin

Meaning of Thermostatic

thermostatic means: of or relating to a thermostat

Meaning of Tote

tote means: a capacious bag or basket

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