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means: a hinge that looks like the letter T when it is opened; similar to a strap hinge except that one strap has been replaced by half of a butt hinge that can be mortised flush into the stationary frame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

amaryllis family means: snowdrop; narcissus; daffodil; in some classification systems considered a subfamily of the Liliaceae

Meaning of Anticancer

anticancer means: used in the treatment of cancer

Meaning of Arctic char

arctic char means: small trout of northern waters; landlocked populations in Quebec and northern New England

Meaning of Bank draft

bank draft means: a draft drawn by a bank against funds deposited in another bank

Meaning of Butt against

butt against means: collide violently with an obstacle

Meaning of Butt against

butt against means: lie adjacent to another or share a boundary

Meaning of Comprehensiveness

comprehensiveness means: the capacity to understand a broad range of topics

Meaning of Comprehensiveness

comprehensiveness means: completeness over a broad scope

Meaning of Eternal sleep

eternal sleep means: euphemisms for death (based on an analogy between lying in a bed and in a tomb)

Meaning of Giant garlic

giant garlic means: European leek cultivated and used like leeks

Meaning of Haberdashery

haberdashery means: a store where men's clothes are sold

Meaning of Haberdashery

haberdashery means: the drygoods sold by a haberdasher

Meaning of Illinoisan

illinoisan means: a native or resident of Illinois

Meaning of Kyphotic

kyphotic means: characteristic of or suffering from kyphosis, an abnormality of the vertebral column

Meaning of Localise

localise means: locate

Meaning of Localise

localise means: restrict something to a particular area

Meaning of Localise

localise means: concentrate on a particular place or spot

Meaning of Localise

localise means: identify the location or place of

Meaning of Power loom

power loom means: a loom operated mechanically

Meaning of Pursuance

pursuance means: the continuance of something begun with a view to its completion

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