Words ending with nus

Meaning of Acanthocereus pentagonus

acanthocereus pentagonus means: cactus of the southwestern United States and northern Mexico having edible juicy fruit

Meaning of Acanthocereus tetragonus

acanthocereus tetragonus means: cactus of the southwestern United States and northern Mexico having edible juicy fruit

Meaning of Acer pseudoplatanus

acer pseudoplatanus means: Eurasian maple tree with pale grey bark that peels in flakes like that of a sycamore tree; leaves with five ovate lobes yellow in autumn

Meaning of Acinus

acinus means: one of the small sacs or saclike dilations in a compound gland

Meaning of Acinus

acinus means: one of the small drupes making up an aggregate or multiple fruit like a blackberry

Meaning of Acipenser transmontanus

acipenser transmontanus means: food and game fish of marine and fresh waters of northwestern coast of North America

Meaning of Acrocephalus schoenobaenus

acrocephalus schoenobaenus means: small European warbler that breeds among reeds and wedges and winters in Africa

Meaning of Agapanthus africanus

agapanthus africanus means: African plant with bright green evergreen leaves and umbels of many usually deep violet-blue flowers

Meaning of Agonus

agonus means: type genus of the Agonidae

Meaning of Albatrellus ovinus

albatrellus ovinus means: a fungus with a whitish often circular cap and a white pore surface and small pores and a white central stalk; found under conifers; edible but not popular

Meaning of Car port

car port means: garage for one or two cars consisting of a flat roof supported on poles

Meaning of Costa rican colon

costa rican colon means: the basic unit of money in Costa Rica; equal to 100 centimos

Meaning of Detrition

detrition means: effort expended in moving one object over another with pressure

Meaning of Detrition

detrition means: the wearing down of rock particles by friction due to water or wind or ice

Meaning of Detrition

detrition means: erosion by friction

Meaning of Devoted

devoted means: (followed by `to') dedicated exclusively to a purpose or use

Meaning of Devoted

devoted means: zealous in devotion or affection

Meaning of Dorothy leigh sayers

dorothy leigh sayers means: English writer of detective fiction (1893-1957)

Meaning of Excision

excision means: the act of pulling up or out; uprooting; cutting off from existence

Meaning of Excision

excision means: the act of banishing a member of a church from the communion of believers and the privileges of the church; cutting a person off from a religious society

Meaning of Excision

excision means: surgical removal of a body part or tissue

Meaning of Excision

excision means: the omission that is made when an editorial change shortens a written passage

Meaning of Kiss

kiss means: a light glancing touch

Meaning of Kiss

kiss means: the act of caressing with the lips (or an instance thereof)

Meaning of Kiss

kiss means: any of several bite-sized candies

Meaning of Kiss

kiss means: a cookie made of egg whites and sugar

Meaning of Kiss

kiss means: touch with the lips or press the lips (against someone's mouth or other body part) as an expression of love, greeting, etc.

Meaning of Kiss

kiss means: touch lightly or gently

Meaning of Lavender-tinged

lavender-tinged means: of something tinged with lavender

Meaning of Little chief hare

little chief hare means: North American pika

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