Words starting with h

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of H

h means: (thermodynamics) a thermodynamic quantity equal to the internal energy of a system plus the product of its volume and pressure

Meaning of H

h means: the 8th letter of the Roman alphabet

Meaning of H

h means: the constant of proportionality relating the energy of a photon to its frequency; approximately 6.626 x 10^-34 joule-second

Meaning of H

h means: a unit of inductance in which an induced electromotive force of one volt is produced when the current is varied at the rate of one ampere per second

Meaning of H

h means: a nonmetallic univalent element that is normally a colorless and odorless highly flammable diatomic gas; the simplest and lightest and most abundant element in the universe

Meaning of H-bomb

h-bomb means: a nuclear weapon that releases atomic energy by union of light (hydrogen) nuclei at high temperatures to form helium

Meaning of H-shaped

h-shaped means: shaped in the form of the letter H

Meaning of H. g. wells

h. g. wells means: prolific English writer best known for his science-fiction novels; he also wrote on contemporary social problems and wrote popular accounts of history and science (1866-1946)

Meaning of H. h. munro

h. h. munro means: British writer of short stories (1870-1916)

Meaning of H. j. eysenck

h. j. eysenck means: a British psychologist (born in Germany) noted for his theories of intelligence and personality and for his strong criticism of Freudian psychoanalysis

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Meaning of Arthropodal

arthropodal means: of or relating to invertebrates of the phylum Arthropoda

Meaning of C. northcote parkinson

c. northcote parkinson means: British historian noted for ridicule of bureaucracies (1909-1993)

Meaning of Cacography

cacography means: poor handwriting

Meaning of Credit card

credit card means: a card (usually plastic) that assures a seller that the person using it has a satisfactory credit rating and that the issuer will see to it that the seller receives payment for the merchandise delivered

Meaning of Cynara cardunculus

cynara cardunculus means: southern European plant having spiny leaves and purple flowers cultivated for its edible leafstalks and roots

Meaning of Desert plant

desert plant means: plant adapted for life with a limited supply of water; compare hydrophyte and mesophyte

Meaning of Gestational age

gestational age means: the age of an embryo counting from the time of fertilization

Meaning of Haemorrhage

haemorrhage means: the flow of blood from a ruptured blood vessel

Meaning of Ice hockey rink

ice hockey rink means: an ice rink for playing ice hockey

Meaning of Inchoative

inchoative means: aspect with regard to the beginning of the action of the verb

Meaning of Inchoative

inchoative means: initial

Meaning of Isamu noguchi

isamu noguchi means: United States sculptor (1904-1988)

Meaning of Karakul

karakul means: hardy coarse-haired sheep of central Asia; lambs are valued for their soft curly black fur

Meaning of Miniaturisation

miniaturisation means: act of making on a greatly reduced scale

Meaning of Reprover

reprover means: someone who finds fault or imputes blame

Meaning of Scintillation

scintillation means: the twinkling of the stars caused when changes in the density of the earth's atmosphere produce uneven refraction of starlight

Meaning of Scintillation

scintillation means: the quality of shining with a bright reflected light

Meaning of Scintillation

scintillation means: a brilliant display of wit

Meaning of Scintillation

scintillation means: a rapid change in brightness; a brief spark or flash

Meaning of Scintillation

scintillation means: (physics) a flash of light that is produced in a phosphor when it absorbs a photon or ionizing particle

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