Words starting with t

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of T

t means: hormone produced by the thyroid glands to regulate metabolism by controlling the rate of oxidation in cells

Meaning of T

t means: thyroid hormone similar to thyroxine but with one less iodine atom per molecule and produced in smaller quantity; exerts the same biological effects as thyroxine but is more potent and briefer

Meaning of T

t means: the 20th letter of the Roman alphabet

Meaning of T

t means: a unit of weight equivalent to 1000 kilograms

Meaning of T

t means: one of the four nucleotides used in building DNA; all four nucleotides have a common phosphate group and a sugar (ribose)

Meaning of T

t means: a base found in DNA (but not in RNA) and derived from pyrimidine; pairs with adenine

Meaning of T cell

t cell means: a small lymphocyte developed in the thymus; it orchestrates the immune system's response to infected or malignant cells

Meaning of T hinge

t hinge means: a hinge that looks like the letter T when it is opened; similar to a strap hinge except that one strap has been replaced by half of a butt hinge that can be mortised flush into the stationary frame

Meaning of T lymphocyte

t lymphocyte means: a small lymphocyte developed in the thymus; it orchestrates the immune system's response to infected or malignant cells

Meaning of T'ai chi

t'ai chi means: a Chinese system of slow meditative physical exercise designed for relaxation and balance and health

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Aver

aver means: to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true

Meaning of Aver

aver means: report or maintain

Meaning of Bonduc

bonduc means: tropical tree with large prickly pods of seeds that resemble beans and are used for jewelry and rosaries

Meaning of Bonduc

bonduc means: handsome tree of central and eastern North America having large bipinnate leaves and green-white flowers followed by large woody brown pods whose seeds are used as a coffee substitute

Meaning of By the day

by the day means: one every day

Meaning of Chopine

chopine means: a woman's shoe with a very high thick sole

Meaning of Conscientiously

conscientiously means: with extreme conscientiousness

Meaning of Daisy

daisy means: any of numerous composite plants having flower heads with well-developed ray flowers usually arranged in a single whorl

Meaning of Defrock

defrock means: divest of the frock; of church officials

Meaning of Disservice

disservice means: an act intended to help that turns out badly

Meaning of Door prize

door prize means: tickets are passed out at the entrance to a dance or party or other social function and a prize is awarded to the holder of the winning ticket

Meaning of Eristical

eristical means: given to disputation for its own sake and often employing specious arguments

Meaning of Flame durrajong

flame durrajong means: south Australian tree having panicles of brilliant scarlet flowers

Meaning of Genus dioscorea

genus dioscorea means: yams

Meaning of Lactobacillus acidophilus

lactobacillus acidophilus means: a bacterium that is used to make yogurt and to supplement probiotics

Meaning of Lupinus arboreus

lupinus arboreus means: evergreen shrub of the Pacific coast of the United States having showy yellow or blue flowers; naturalized in Australia

Meaning of Lye

lye means: a strong solution of sodium or potassium hydroxide

Meaning of Nefertiti

nefertiti means: queen of Egypt and wife of Akhenaton (14th century BC)

Meaning of Ptloris

ptloris means: a genus of Paradisaeidae

Meaning of Python

python means: large Old World boas

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