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means: a hinge that looks like the letter T when it is opened; similar to a strap hinge except that one strap has been replaced by half of a butt hinge that can be mortised flush into the stationary frame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

antiparallel means: (especially of vectors) parallel but oppositely directed

Meaning of Ashbin

ashbin means: a bin that holds rubbish until it is collected

Meaning of Cherry apple

cherry apple means: Asian wild crab apple cultivated in many varieties for it small acid usually red fruit used for preserving

Meaning of Coalition

coalition means: the union of diverse things into one body or form or group; the growing together of parts

Meaning of Coalition

coalition means: an organization of people (or countries) involved in a pact or treaty

Meaning of Coalition

coalition means: the state of being combined into one body

Meaning of Cu ft

cu ft means: the volume equal to a cube one foot on each side

Meaning of Fitch

fitch means: dark brown mustelid of woodlands of Eurasia that gives off an unpleasant odor when threatened

Meaning of Genus manihot

genus manihot means: genus of economically important tropical plants: cassava

Meaning of Hang by a hair

hang by a hair means: depend on a small thing or be at risk

Meaning of Ill-mannered

ill-mannered means: socially incorrect in behavior

Meaning of Iris germanica

iris germanica means: a large iris with purple or white flowers, native to central and southern Europe

Meaning of Johann ludwig uhland

johann ludwig uhland means: German romantic poet (1787-1862)

Meaning of Kerchief

kerchief means: a square scarf that is folded into a triangle and worn over the head or about the neck

Meaning of Leukocyte

leukocyte means: blood cells that engulf and digest bacteria and fungi; an important part of the body's defense system

Meaning of Pavonia

pavonia means: any of various evergreen plants of the genus Pavonia having white or yellow or purple flowers

Meaning of Plug away

plug away means: persist in working hard

Meaning of Plug away

plug away means: work doggedly or persistently

Meaning of Poolroom

poolroom means: a room with pool tables where pool is played

Meaning of Rapturously

rapturously means: in an ecstatic manner

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