Words starting with b

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Babe ruth

babe ruth means: United States professional baseball player famous for hitting home runs (1895-1948)

Meaning of Babe zaharias

babe zaharias means: outstanding United States athlete (1914-1956)

Meaning of Babel

babel means: a confusion of voices and other sounds

Meaning of Babel

babel means: (Genesis 11:1-11) a tower built by Noah's descendants (probably in Babylon) who intended it to reach up to heaven; God foiled them by confusing their language so they could no longer understand one another

Meaning of Babelike

babelike means: like a baby especially in dependence

Meaning of Babesiidae

babesiidae means: piroplasms and cattle pathogens

Meaning of Babies' slippers

babies' slippers means: European forage plant having claw-shaped pods introduced in America

Meaning of Babies'-breath

babies'-breath means: tall plant with small lance-shaped leaves and numerous tiny white or pink flowers

Meaning of Babinski

babinski means: extension upward of the toes when the sole of the foot is stroked firmly on the outer side from the heel to the front; normal in infants under the age of two years but a sign of brain or spinal cord injury in older persons

Meaning of Babinski reflex

babinski reflex means: extension upward of the toes when the sole of the foot is stroked firmly on the outer side from the heel to the front; normal in infants under the age of two years but a sign of brain or spinal cord injury in older persons

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Alfred hitchcock

alfred hitchcock means: English film director noted for his skill in creating suspense (1899-1980)

Meaning of Alpine lady fern

alpine lady fern means: a lady fern with deeply cut leaf segments; found in the Rocky Mountains

Meaning of Arytaenoid

arytaenoid means: either of two small cartilages at the back of the larynx to which the vocal folds are attached

Meaning of Episcleritis

episcleritis means: inflammation of the sclera of the eye

Meaning of Fixed-point representation system

fixed-point representation system means: a radix numeration system in which the location of the decimal point is fixed by convention

Meaning of Fritillaria mutica

fritillaria mutica means: herb of northwestern America having green-and-purple bell-shaped flowers

Meaning of Gulf war syndrome

gulf war syndrome means: a medical condition of uncertain origin that affected many veterans of the 1991 Gulf War; characterized by fatigue and headache and dizziness and nausea and rashes and joint pain and respiratory disorders

Meaning of Hindooism

hindooism means: a body of religious and philosophical beliefs and cultural practices native to India and based on a caste system; it is characterized by a belief in reincarnation, by a belief in a supreme being of many forms and natures, by the view that opposing theories are aspects of one eternal truth, and by a desire for liberation from earthly evils

Meaning of Hindooism

hindooism means: the religion of most people in India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Nepal

Meaning of John roy major

john roy major means: British statesman who was prime minister from 1990 until 1997 (born in 1943)

Meaning of Lesser yellowlegs

lesser yellowlegs means: a variety of yellowlegs

Meaning of Methicillin

methicillin means: antibiotic drug of the penicillin family used in the treatment of certain staphylococcal infections

Meaning of Millepede

millepede means: any of numerous herbivorous nonpoisonous arthropods having a cylindrical body of 20 to 100 or more segments most with two pairs of legs

Meaning of Moonlike

moonlike means: resembling the moon in shape

Meaning of New world coral snake

new world coral snake means: any of several venomous New World snakes brilliantly banded in red and black and either yellow or white; widely distributed in South America and Central America

Meaning of Palmate leaf

palmate leaf means: a leaf resembling an open hand; having lobes radiating from a common point

Meaning of Record player

record player means: machine in which rotating records cause a stylus to vibrate and the vibrations are amplified acoustically or electronically

Meaning of Teucrium canadense

teucrium canadense means: subshrub with serrate leaves and cream-colored to pink or purple flowers in spikelike racemes; North America

Meaning of Torsion balance

torsion balance means: measuring instrument designed to measure small forces by the torsion they exert on a thin wire

Meaning of Watergate

watergate means: a political scandal involving abuse of power and bribery and obstruction of justice; led to the resignation of Richard Nixon in 1974

Copyrights © 2016 DictionaryMeaningOf. All Rights Reserved.