Words starting with j

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of J

j means: the 10th letter of the Roman alphabet

Meaning of J

j means: a unit of electrical energy equal to the work done when a current of one ampere passes through a resistance of one ohm for one second

Meaning of J particle

j particle means: a neutral meson with a large mass

Meaning of J. b. rhine

j. b. rhine means: United States parapsychologist (1895-1980)

Meaning of J. b. s. haldane

j. b. s. haldane means: Scottish geneticist (son of John Haldane) who contributed to the development of population genetics; a popularizer of science and a Marxist (1892-1964)

Meaning of J. c. maxwell

j. c. maxwell means: Scottish physicist whose equations unified electricity and magnetism and who recognized the electromagnetic nature of light (1831-1879)

Meaning of J. craig ventner

j. craig ventner means: United States geneticist who published the complete base sequences for all the genes of a free-living organism, the influenza bacterium; later led team that developed a first draft of the entire human genome (born in 1946)

Meaning of J. d. salinger

j. d. salinger means: United States writer (born 1919)

Meaning of J. e. johnston

j. e. johnston means: Confederate general in the American Civil War; led the Confederate troops in the West (1807-1891)

Meaning of J. edgar hoover

j. edgar hoover means: United States lawyer who was director of the FBI for 48 years (1895-1972)

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Confirmation

confirmation means: a sacrament admitting a baptized person to full participation in the church

Meaning of Confirmation

confirmation means: a ceremony held in the synagogue (usually at Pentecost) to admit as adult members of the Jewish community young men and women who have successfully completed a course of study in Judaism

Meaning of Confirmation

confirmation means: additional proof that something that was believed (some fact or hypothesis or theory) is correct

Meaning of Confirmation

confirmation means: information that confirms or verifies

Meaning of Confirmation

confirmation means: making something valid by formally ratifying or confirming it

Meaning of Corn cob

corn cob means: the hard cylindrical core that bears the kernels of an ear of corn

Meaning of Dead reckoning

dead reckoning means: navigation without the aid of celestial observations

Meaning of Dead reckoning

dead reckoning means: an estimate based on little or no information

Meaning of Disagreeably

disagreeably means: in a disagreeable manner

Meaning of Domestication

domestication means: accommodation to domestic life

Meaning of Domestication

domestication means: the attribute of having been domesticated

Meaning of Domestication

domestication means: adaptation to intimate association with human beings

Meaning of Dungeness crab

dungeness crab means: small edible crab of Pacific coast of North America

Meaning of Dungeness crab

dungeness crab means: flesh of Cancer magister (Dungeness crab)

Meaning of Flexor

flexor means: a skeletal muscle whose contraction bends a joint

Meaning of Genus lagostomus

genus lagostomus means: viscachas

Meaning of Kota

kota means: a Dravidian language spoken by the Kota

Meaning of Kota

kota means: a member of the Dravidian people living in the Nilgiri Hills in southern India

Meaning of Leech

leech means: carnivorous or bloodsucking aquatic or terrestrial worms typically having a sucker at each end

Meaning of Leech

leech means: a follower who hangs around a host (without benefit to the host) in hope of gain or advantage

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