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 Afferent nerve

afferent nerve means: a nerve that passes impulses from receptors toward or to the central nervous system

Meaning of Anopheles

anopheles means: malaria mosquitoes; distinguished by the adult's head-downward stance and absence of breathing tubes in the larvae

Meaning of Captain horatio hornblower

captain horatio hornblower means: a fictional English admiral during the Napoleonic Wars in novels written by C. S. Forester

Meaning of Carvedilol

carvedilol means: beta blocker that can reduce the progression of heart failure in individuals whose disease is not advanced

Meaning of Crataegus aestivalis

crataegus aestivalis means: hawthorn of southern United States bearing a juicy, acidic, scarlet fruit that is often used in jellies or preserves

Meaning of Cruel and unusual punishment

cruel and unusual punishment means: punishment prohibited by the 8th amendment to the U.S. Constitution; includes torture or degradation or punishment too severe for the crime committed

Meaning of Cryometer

cryometer means: a thermometer designed to measure low temperatures

Meaning of Electronic signal

electronic signal means: a signal generated by electronic means

Meaning of Gerres

gerres means: type genus of the Gerreidae

Meaning of High-risk

high-risk means: not financially safe or secure

Meaning of Nonsense verse

nonsense verse means: nonsensical writing (usually verse)

Meaning of Paul dukas

paul dukas means: French composer (1865-1935)

Meaning of Russian soviet federated socialist republic

russian soviet federated socialist republic means: formerly the largest Soviet Socialist Republic in the USSR occupying eastern Europe and northern Asia

Meaning of Rutledge

rutledge means: United States jurist and second chief justice of the United States Supreme Court; he was appointed by George Washington and briefly served as chief justice but was ultimately rejected by the United States Senate (1739-1800)

Meaning of Self-respectful

self-respectful means: having or showing self-esteem

Meaning of Soya bean

soya bean means: the most highly proteinaceous vegetable known; the fruit of the soybean plant is used in a variety of foods and as fodder (especially as a replacement for animal protein)

Meaning of Soya bean

soya bean means: erect bushy hairy annual herb having trifoliate leaves and purple to pink flowers; extensively cultivated for food and forage and soil improvement but especially for its nutritious oil-rich seeds; native to Asia

Meaning of Soya bean

soya bean means: a source of oil; used for forage and soil improvement and as food

Meaning of Systemic lupus erythematosus

systemic lupus erythematosus means: an inflammatory disease of connective tissue with variable features including fever and weakness and fatigability and joint pains and skin lesions on the face or neck or arms

Meaning of Turnaround time

turnaround time means: time need to prepare a vessel or ship for a return trip

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