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means: a hinge that looks like the letter T when it is opened; similar to a strap hinge except that one strap has been replaced by half of a butt hinge that can be mortised flush into the stationary frame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

alpine clubmoss means: a variety of club moss

Meaning of Calibration

calibration means: the act of checking or adjusting (by comparison with a standard) the accuracy of a measuring instrument

Meaning of Carriage return

carriage return means: the operation that prepares for the next character to be printed or displayed as the first character on a line

Meaning of Coeloglossum

coeloglossum means: terrestrial orchids of cooler parts of North America and Europe: satyr orchid

Meaning of Dateline

dateline means: a line at the beginning of a news article giving the date and place of origin of the news dispatch

Meaning of Dateline

dateline means: an imaginary line on the surface of the earth following (approximately) the 180th meridian

Meaning of Dateline

dateline means: mark with a date and place

Meaning of Dirty-minded

dirty-minded means: having lewd thoughts

Meaning of Earth wax

earth wax means: a waxy mineral that is a mixture of hydrocarbons and occurs in association with petroleum; some varieties are used in making ceresin and candles

Meaning of Emotional person

emotional person means: a person subject to strong states of emotion

Meaning of Europeanisation

europeanisation means: assimilation into European culture

Meaning of Genus hexanchus

genus hexanchus means: a genus of Hexanchidae

Meaning of Gum up

gum up means: stick together as if with gum

Meaning of Hydroxy

hydroxy means: being or containing a hydroxyl group

Meaning of Impasto

impasto means: painting that applies the pigment thickly so that brush or palette knife marks are visible

Meaning of Lenify

lenify means: cause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of

Meaning of Open frame

open frame means: any frame in which a bowler fails to make a strike or spare

Meaning of Penultima

penultima means: the next to last syllable in a word

Meaning of Picture taking

picture taking means: the act of taking and printing photographs

Meaning of Rheum rhaponticum

rheum rhaponticum means: long cultivated hybrid of Rheum palmatum; stems often cooked in pies or as sauce or preserves

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