Words containing dc

Meaning of Wildcat strike

wildcat strike means: a strike undertaken by workers without approval from the officials of their union

Meaning of Wildcat well

wildcat well means: an exploratory oil well drilled in land not known to be an oil field

Meaning of Wildcatter

wildcatter means: an oilman who drills exploratory wells in territory not known to be an oil field

Meaning of Windcheater

windcheater means: a kind of heavy jacket (`windcheater' is a British term)

Meaning of Woodcarver

woodcarver means: makes decorative wooden panels

Meaning of Woodcarving

woodcarving means: a carving created by carving wood

Meaning of Woodchuck

woodchuck means: reddish brown North American marmot

Meaning of Woodcock

woodcock means: game bird of the sandpiper family that resembles a snipe

Meaning of Woodcock snipe

woodcock snipe means: small long-billed woodcock; prized as a game bird

Meaning of Woodcock snipe

woodcock snipe means: Old World snipe larger and darker than the whole snipe

Meaning of Atrial

atrial means: of or relating to a cavity or chamber in the body (especially one of the upper chambers of the heart)

Meaning of Butyl nitrite

butyl nitrite means: a colorless pungent liquid sometimes used as a stimulant drug by drug abusers

Meaning of Castling

castling means: interchanging the positions of the king and a rook

Meaning of Dimity

dimity means: a strong cotton fabric with a raised pattern; used for bedcovers and curtains

Meaning of Disciple

disciple means: someone who believes and helps to spread the doctrine of another

Meaning of Edward lawrie tatum

edward lawrie tatum means: United States biochemist who discovered how genes act by regulating definite chemical events (1909-1975)

Meaning of Fhlmc

fhlmc means: a corporation authorized by Congress to provide a secondary market for residential mortgages

Meaning of Genus enhydra

genus enhydra means: sea otters

Meaning of Origanum majorana

origanum majorana means: aromatic European plant native to Mediterranean and Turkey; not widespread in Europe

Meaning of Physiotherapeutic

physiotherapeutic means: of or relating to or used in physical therapy

Meaning of Pulsate

pulsate means: produce or modulate (as electromagnetic waves) in the form of short bursts or pulses or cause an apparatus to produce pulses

Meaning of Pulsate

pulsate means: expand and contract rhythmically; beat rhythmically

Meaning of Pulsate

pulsate means: move with or as if with a regular alternating motion

Meaning of Sir henry morton stanley

sir henry morton stanley means: Welsh journalist and explorer who led an expedition to Africa in search of David Livingstone and found him in Tanzania in 1871; he and Livingstone together tried to find the source of the Nile River (1841-1904)

Meaning of Snow trillium

snow trillium means: a low perennial white-flowered trillium found in the southeastern United States

Meaning of Suprasegmental

suprasegmental means: pertaining to a feature of speech that extends over more than a single speech sound

Meaning of Tenderloin

tenderloin means: the tender meat of the loin muscle on each side of the vertebral column

Meaning of Tenderloin

tenderloin means: a city district known for its vice and high crime rate

Meaning of Thessaly

thessaly means: a fertile plain on the Aegean Sea in east central Greece; Thessaly was a former region of ancient Greece

Meaning of Thumb index

thumb index means: one of a series of rounded notches in the fore edge of a book to indicate sections

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