Words starting with y

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Y

y means: the 25th letter of the Roman alphabet

Meaning of Y

y means: a silvery metallic element that is common in rare-earth minerals; used in magnesium and aluminum alloys

Meaning of Y chromosome

y chromosome means: the sex chromosome that is carried by men

Meaning of Y-axis

y-axis means: the vertical axis in a plane coordinate system

Meaning of Y-linked gene

y-linked gene means: a gene located on a Y chromosome

Meaning of Y-shaped

y-shaped means: shaped in the form of the letter Y

Meaning of Y2k

y2k means: the year 2000 in the Gregorian calendar

Meaning of Y2k compliant

y2k compliant means: prepared to accurately process date and time data between and into the 20th and 21st centuries

Meaning of Yacca

yacca means: West Indian evergreen with medium to long leaves

Meaning of Yacca podocarp

yacca podocarp means: West Indian evergreen with medium to long leaves

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Anshar

anshar means: the Babylonian father of the gods; identified with Assyrian Ashur; in Sumerian the name signifies `the totality of the upper world'

Meaning of Atom bomb

atom bomb means: a nuclear weapon in which enormous energy is released by nuclear fission (splitting the nuclei of a heavy element like uranium 235 or plutonium 239)

Meaning of Bartram juneberry

bartram juneberry means: open-growing shrub of eastern North America having pure white flowers and small waxy almost black fruits

Meaning of Beauteous

beauteous means: (poetic) beautiful, especially to the sight

Meaning of Cathectic

cathectic means: of or relating to cathexis

Meaning of Chloroform

chloroform means: a volatile liquid haloform (CHCl3); formerly used as an anesthetic

Meaning of Chloroform

chloroform means: anesthetize with chloroform

Meaning of Cholelithiasis

cholelithiasis means: the presence of gallstones in the gallbladder

Meaning of Confess

confess means: admit (to a wrongdoing)

Meaning of Confess

confess means: confess to God in the presence of a priest, as in the Catholic faith

Meaning of Confess

confess means: confess to a punishable or reprehensible deed, usually under pressure

Meaning of Fan dance

fan dance means: a solo dance in which large fans are manipulated to suggest or reveal nakedness

Meaning of Genus prinia

genus prinia means: a genus of Sylviidae

Meaning of Jingoism

jingoism means: fanatical patriotism

Meaning of Jingoism

jingoism means: an appeal intended to arouse patriotic emotions

Meaning of Journalese

journalese means: the style in which newspapers are written

Meaning of Lake district

lake district means: a popular tourist area in northwestern England including England's largest lake and highest mountain

Meaning of Magnanimousness

magnanimousness means: the quality of elevation of mind and exaltation of character or ideals or conduct

Meaning of Map out

map out means: plan, delineate, or arrange in detail

Meaning of Patrilineal

patrilineal means: based on or tracing descent through the male line

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