Words starting with cou

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Coucal

coucal means: Old World ground-living cuckoo having a long dagger-like hind claw

Meaning of Couch

couch means: a narrow bed on which a patient lies during psychiatric or psychoanalytic treatment

Meaning of Couch

couch means: a flat coat of paint or varnish used by artists as a primer

Meaning of Couch

couch means: an upholstered seat for more than one person

Meaning of Couch

couch means: formulate in a particular style or language

Meaning of Couch grass

couch grass means: European grass spreading rapidly by creeping rhizomes; naturalized in North America as a weed

Meaning of Couch potato

couch potato means: an idler who spends much time on a couch (usually watching television)

Meaning of Couchant

couchant means: lying on the stomach with head raised with legs pointed forward

Meaning of Couchette

couchette means: a compartment on a European passenger train; contains 4 to 6 berths for sleeping

Meaning of Coude system

coude system means: a reflecting telescope so constructed that the light is led to a plate holder or spectrograph

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Assay-mark

assay-mark means: a mark on an article of trade to indicate its origin and authenticity

Meaning of Auf wiedersehen

auf wiedersehen means: a farewell remark

Meaning of Black lung

black lung means: lung disease caused by inhaling coal dust

Meaning of Bugloss

bugloss means: widespread European weed with spiny tongue-shaped leaves and yellow flowers; naturalized in United States

Meaning of Bugloss

bugloss means: perennial or biennial herb cultivated for its delicate usually blue flowers

Meaning of Cogitation

cogitation means: attentive consideration and meditation

Meaning of Cogitation

cogitation means: a carefully considered thought about something

Meaning of Cycadales

cycadales means: primitive tropical gymnosperms abundant in the Mesozoic, now reduced to a few scattered tropical forms

Meaning of Declamation

declamation means: vehement oratory

Meaning of Declamation

declamation means: recitation of a speech from memory with studied gestures and intonation as an exercise in elocution or rhetoric

Meaning of Filago germanica

filago germanica means: (literally an undutiful herb) a variety of cotton rose

Meaning of Ground-controlled approach

ground-controlled approach means: aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar

Meaning of Hame

hame means: stable gear consisting of either of two curved supports that are attached to the collar of a draft horse and that hold the traces

Meaning of Indeterminably

indeterminably means: in an indeterminable manner

Meaning of Klaproth

klaproth means: German chemist who pioneered analytical chemistry and discovered three new elements (1743-1817)

Meaning of Metic

metic means: an alien who paid a fee to reside in an ancient Greek city

Meaning of Milling

milling means: corrugated edge of a coin

Meaning of Mucous membrane

mucous membrane means: mucus-secreting membrane lining all body cavities or passages that communicate with the exterior

Meaning of Norwegian elkhound

norwegian elkhound means: breed of compact medium-sized dog with a heavy grey coat developed in Norway for hunting elk

Meaning of Schleiden

schleiden means: German physiologist and histologist who in 1838 formulated the cell theory (1804-1881)

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