Words containing counte

Meaning of Counterfoil

counterfoil means: the part of a check that is retained as a record

Meaning of Counterglow

counterglow means: a faint spot of light in the night sky that appears directly opposite the position of the sun; a reflection of sunlight by micrometeoric material in space

Meaning of Counterinsurgency

counterinsurgency means: actions taken by a government to defeat insurgency

Meaning of Counterinsurgent

counterinsurgent means: of or relating or characteristic of actions taken by a government to defeat insurgency

Meaning of Counterintelligence

counterintelligence means: intelligence activities concerned with identifying and counteracting the threat to security posed by hostile intelligence organizations or by individuals engaged in espionage or sabotage or subversion or terrorism

Meaning of Counterintuitive

counterintuitive means: contrary to what common sense would suggest

Meaning of Counterintuitively

counterintuitively means: in a counterintuitive manner

Meaning of Counterirritant

counterirritant means: a medicine applied locally to produce superficial inflammation in order to reduce deeper inflammation

Meaning of Counterman

counterman means: someone who attends a counter (as in a diner)

Meaning of Countermand

countermand means: a contrary command cancelling or reversing a previous command

Meaning of Bladder fucus

bladder fucus means: a common rockweed used in preparing kelp and as manure

Meaning of Bombus

bombus means: bumblebees

Meaning of Enhydra lutris

enhydra lutris means: large marine otter of northern Pacific coasts having very thick dark brown fur

Meaning of Fallow

fallow means: cultivated land that is not seeded for one or more growing seasons

Meaning of Fallow

fallow means: undeveloped but potentially useful

Meaning of Fallow

fallow means: left unplowed and unseeded during a growing season

Meaning of Feathertop grass

feathertop grass means: northeastern tropical African plant having feathery panicles

Meaning of Forte

forte means: the stronger part of a sword blade between the hilt and the foible

Meaning of Forte

forte means: an asset of special worth or utility

Meaning of Forte

forte means: a musical composition or musical passage to be performed loudly

Meaning of Forte

forte means: (used chiefly as a direction or description in music) loud; with force

Meaning of Forte

forte means: used as a direction in music; to be played relatively loudly

Meaning of Green groceries

green groceries means: fresh fruits and vegetable grown for the market

Meaning of Kennan

kennan means: United States diplomat who recommended a policy of containment in dealing with Soviet aggression (1904-2005)

Meaning of Konrad von gesner

konrad von gesner means: Swiss naturalist who was one of the founders of modern zoology (1516-1565)

Meaning of Long wave

long wave means: a radio wave with a wavelength longer than a kilometer (a frequency below 300 kilohertz)

Meaning of Mn

mn means: a midwestern state

Meaning of Mn

mn means: a hard brittle grey polyvalent metallic element that resembles iron but is not magnetic; used in making steel; occurs in many minerals

Meaning of Mortarboard

mortarboard means: an academic cap with a flat square with a tassel on top

Meaning of Mortarboard

mortarboard means: a square board with a handle underneath; used by masons to hold or carry mortar

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