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 Alliterative

alliterative means: having the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed syllable

Meaning of American frogbit

american frogbit means: American plant with roundish heart-shaped or kidney-shaped leaves; usually rooted in muddy bottoms of ponds and ditches

Meaning of Assignment

assignment means: the act of putting a person into a non-elective position

Meaning of Assignment

assignment means: the act of distributing something to designated places or persons

Meaning of Assignment

assignment means: a duty that you are assigned to perform (especially in the armed forces)

Meaning of Assignment

assignment means: an undertaking that you have been assigned to do (as by an instructor)

Meaning of Assignment

assignment means: the instrument by which a claim or right or interest or property is transferred from one person to another

Meaning of Assignment

assignment means: (law) a transfer of property by deed of conveyance

Meaning of Beijing dialect

beijing dialect means: the dialect of Chinese spoken in Beijing and adopted as the official language for all of China

Meaning of Canto

canto means: a major division of a long poem

Meaning of Canto

canto means: the highest part (usually the melody) in a piece of choral music

Meaning of Domed stadium

domed stadium means: a stadium that has a roof

Meaning of Drawing table

drawing table means: a worktable with adjustable top

Meaning of Fort worth

fort worth means: a city in northeastern Texas (just to the west of Dallas); a major industrial center

Meaning of Genus sialis

genus sialis means: type genus of the Sialidae

Meaning of Ignominy

ignominy means: a state of dishonor

Meaning of Jointure

jointure means: the act of making or becoming a single unit

Meaning of Jointure

jointure means: (law) an estate secured to a prospective wife as a marriage settlement in lieu of a dower

Meaning of Officiating

officiating means: the act of umpiring

Meaning of Pelargonium graveolens

pelargonium graveolens means: any of several southern African geraniums having fragrant three-lobed to five-lobed leaves and pink flowers

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