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 Atheneum

atheneum means: a place where reading materials are available

Meaning of Atheneum

atheneum means: a literary or scientific association for the promotion of learning

Meaning of Chamaeleontidae

chamaeleontidae means: Old World chameleons; in some classifications they are considered a superfamily of Sauria

Meaning of Electrical shunt

electrical shunt means: a conductor having low resistance in parallel with another device to divert a fraction of the current

Meaning of Gunpowder plot

gunpowder plot means: a conspiracy in 1605 in England to blow up James I and the Houses of Parliament to avenge the persecution of Catholics in England; led by Guy Fawkes

Meaning of Ionisation

ionisation means: the process of ionizing; the formation of ions by separating atoms or molecules or radicals or by adding or subtracting electrons from atoms by strong electric fields in a gas

Meaning of Ionisation

ionisation means: the condition of being dissociated into ions (as by heat or radiation or chemical reaction or electrical discharge)

Meaning of Move in

move in means: move into a new house or office

Meaning of Move in

move in means: occupy a place

Meaning of Move in

move in means: of trains; move into (a station)

Meaning of Patronised

patronised means: having patronage or clients

Meaning of Pergamum

pergamum means: an ancient Greek city located in the western part of what is now modern Turkey; the technique of preparing sheepskins as parchment was developed here

Meaning of Pleural

pleural means: of or relating to the pleura or the walls of the thorax

Meaning of Pond lily

pond lily means: a water lily having large leaves and showy fragrant flowers that float on the water; of temperate and tropical regions

Meaning of Prodigious

prodigious means: so great in size or force or extent as to elicit awe

Meaning of Prodigious

prodigious means: far beyond what is usual in magnitude or degree

Meaning of Prodigious

prodigious means: of momentous or ominous significance

Meaning of Pseudotsuga menziesii

pseudotsuga menziesii means: lofty douglas fir of northwestern North America having short needles and egg-shaped cones

Meaning of Rameses

rameses means: any of 12 kings of ancient Egypt between 1315 and 1090 BC

Meaning of Rattlebrained

rattlebrained means: lacking sense or discretion

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