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Meaning of Atomic number 46

atomic number 46 means: a silver-white metallic element of the platinum group that resembles platinum; occurs in some copper and nickel ores; does not tarnish at ordinary temperatures and is used (alloyed with gold) in jewelry

Meaning of Cannabidaceae

cannabidaceae means: two genera of erect or twining herbs that are pollinated by the wind, including the genera Cannabis and Humulus; term not used in all classifications; in some the genus Cannabis is placed in the family Moraceae and the genus Humulus in the family Urticaceae

Meaning of Crius

crius means: (Greek mythology) one of the Titans

Meaning of Emoticon

emoticon means: a representation of a facial expression (as a smile or frown) created by typing a sequence of characters in sending email

Meaning of Ese

ese means: the compass point midway between east and southeast

Meaning of Gautama

gautama means: founder of Buddhism (c 563-483 BC)

Meaning of Glottal

glottal means: of or relating to or produced by the glottis

Meaning of Hare and hounds

hare and hounds means: an outdoor game; one group of players (the hares) start off on a long run scattering bits of paper (the scent) and pursuers (the hounds) try to catch them before they reach a designated spot

Meaning of Hypersplenism

hypersplenism means: enlarged spleen and a decrease in one or more types of blood cells; associated with many disorders

Meaning of Lens cortex

lens cortex means: the tissue that surrounds the lens nucleus

Meaning of Misadventure

misadventure means: an instance of misfortune

Meaning of Nappy

nappy means: garment consisting of a folded cloth drawn up between the legs and fastened at the waist; worn by infants to catch excrement

Meaning of Nappy

nappy means: (of hair) in small tight curls

Meaning of Ozone hole

ozone hole means: an area of the ozone layer (near the poles) that is seasonally depleted of ozone

Meaning of Quickening

quickening means: the act of accelerating; increasing the speed

Meaning of Quickening

quickening means: the process of showing signs of life

Meaning of Quickening

quickening means: the stage of pregnancy at which the mother first feels the movements of the fetus

Meaning of Sheaf

sheaf means: a package of several things tied together for carrying or storing

Meaning of Shelby silverstein

shelby silverstein means: United States poet and cartoonist remembered for his stories and poems for children (1932-1999)

Meaning of Theodor schwann

theodor schwann means: German physiologist and histologist who in 1838 and 1839 identified the cell as the basic structure of plant and animal tissue (1810-1882)

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