Words starting with u

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Ulna

ulna means: the inner and longer of the two bones of the human forearm

Meaning of Ulnar

ulnar means: relating to or near the ulna

Meaning of Ulnar artery

ulnar artery means: large artery that branches from the brachial artery to supply the muscles of the forearm and wrist and hand

Meaning of Ulnar nerve

ulnar nerve means: a nerve running along the inner side of the arm and passing near the elbow; supplies intrinsic muscles of the hand and the skin of the medial side of the hand

Meaning of Ulnar vein

ulnar vein means: any of several veins of the forearm

Meaning of Ulrich zwingli

ulrich zwingli means: Swiss theologian whose sermons began the Reformation in Switzerland (1484-1531)

Meaning of Ulster

ulster means: loose long overcoat of heavy fabric; usually belted

Meaning of Ulster

ulster means: a historic division of Ireland located in the northeastern part of the island; six of Ulster's nine counties are in Northern Ireland

Meaning of Ulster defence association

ulster defence association means: the major Protestant paramilitary group in Northern Ireland; responsible for bombing the homes of Catholics and for criminal racketeering and selling drugs

Meaning of Ult

ult means: in or of the month preceding the present one

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Akee

akee means: red pear-shaped tropical fruit with poisonous seeds; flesh is poisonous when unripe or overripe

Meaning of Akee

akee means: widely cultivated in tropical and subtropical regions for its fragrant flowers and colorful fruits; introduced in Jamaica by William Bligh

Meaning of Buffet

buffet means: a piece of furniture that stands at the side of a dining room; has shelves and drawers

Meaning of Buffet

buffet means: usually inexpensive bar

Meaning of Buffet

buffet means: a meal set out on a buffet at which guests help themselves

Meaning of Buffet

buffet means: strike, beat repeatedly

Meaning of Buffet

buffet means: strike against forcefully

Meaning of Calvin coolidge

calvin coolidge means: elected vice president and succeeded as 30th President of the United States when Harding died in 1923 (1872-1933)

Meaning of Defibrinate

defibrinate means: remove fibrin from (blood)

Meaning of Deify

deify means: exalt to the position of a God

Meaning of Deify

deify means: consider as a god or godlike

Meaning of Diuresis

diuresis means: increased secretion of urine; if not due to increased liquid intake or to the action of a diuretic drug it can be a symptom of diabetes mellitus

Meaning of Dust coat

dust coat means: a loose coverall (coat or frock) reaching down to the ankles

Meaning of Fluorspar

fluorspar means: a soft mineral (calcium fluoride) that is fluorescent in ultraviolet light; chief source of fluorine

Meaning of Ginglymus

ginglymus means: a freely moving joint in which the bones are so articulated as to allow extensive movement in one plane

Meaning of Hyperoartia

hyperoartia means: lampreys as distinguished from hagfishes

Meaning of Isis

isis means: Egyptian goddess of fertility; daughter of Geb; sister and wife of Osiris

Meaning of Junkers

junkers means: German aircraft engineer who designed the first all-metal airplane (1859-1935)

Meaning of Managerial

managerial means: of or relating to the function or responsibility or activity of management

Meaning of Retire

retire means: prepare for sleep

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