Words containing n

Meaning of 's gravenhage

's gravenhage means: the site of the royal residence and the de facto capital in the western part of the Netherlands; seat of the International Court of Justice

Meaning of 'tween

'tween means: in between

Meaning of 'tween decks

'tween decks means: in the space between decks, on a ship

Meaning of 1 chronicles

1 chronicles means: the first of two Old Testament books telling the history of Judah and Israel until the return from the Babylonian Captivity in 536 BC

Meaning of 1 kings

1 kings means: the first of two Old Testament books telling the histories of the kings of Judah and Israel

Meaning of 1-dodecanol

1-dodecanol means: a colorless insoluble solid alcohol used to make detergents and pharmaceuticals

Meaning of 11 november

11 november means: the feast of Saint Martin; a quarter day in Scotland

Meaning of 12-tone music

12-tone music means: a type of serial music introduced by Arnold Schoenberg; uses a tone row formed by the twelve semitones of the chromatic scale (and inverted or backward versions of the row)

Meaning of 12-tone system

12-tone system means: a type of serial music introduced by Arnold Schoenberg; uses a tone row formed by the twelve semitones of the chromatic scale (and inverted or backward versions of the row)

Meaning of 15 may organization

15 may organization means: a terrorist organization formed in 1979 by a faction of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine but disbanded in the 1980s when key members left to join a faction of al-Fatah

Meaning of Apartheid

apartheid means: a social policy or racial segregation involving political and economic and legal discrimination against people who are not Whites; the former official policy in South Africa

Meaning of Battle of cowpens

battle of cowpens means: battle in the American Revolution; Americans under Daniel Morgan defeated the British

Meaning of Black sea

black sea means: a sea between Europe and Asia; a popular resort area of eastern Europeans

Meaning of Cork tree

cork tree means: prickly Australian coral tree having soft spongy wood

Meaning of Cork tree

cork tree means: deciduous tree of China and Manchuria having a turpentine aroma and handsome compound leaves turning yellow in autumn and deeply fissured corky bark

Meaning of Cyanophyta

cyanophyta means: prokaryotic organisms sometimes considered a class or phylum or subkingdom; coextensive with the Cyanophyceae: cyanobacteria (blue-green algae)

Meaning of Dry plate

dry plate means: a former photographic method that used a glass plate coated with a light-sensitive gelatinous emulsion

Meaning of Family bradypodidae

family bradypodidae means: a family of edentates comprising the true sloths

Meaning of Family ceratodontidae

family ceratodontidae means: lungfishes having hornlike ridges on the teeth

Meaning of Genus salamandra

genus salamandra means: type genus of the Salamandridae

Meaning of Guama

guama means: tropical tree of Central America and West Indies and Puerto Rico having spikes of white flowers; used as shade for coffee plantations

Meaning of Mexican flameleaf

mexican flameleaf means: tropical American plant having poisonous milk and showy tapering usually scarlet petallike leaves surrounding small yellow flowers

Meaning of Monet

monet means: French impressionist painter (1840-1926)

Meaning of Obstacle race

obstacle race means: a race in which competitors must negotiate obstacles

Meaning of Ormosia

ormosia means: genus of tropical shrubs and trees having usually odd-pinnate leaves with large leaflets and pink to reddish wood

Meaning of Pietistical

pietistical means: excessively or hypocritically pious

Meaning of Pietistical

pietistical means: of or relating to Pietism

Meaning of Pythiaceae

pythiaceae means: fungi having sporangia usually borne successively and singly at the tips of branching sporangiophores

Meaning of Reconnaissance

reconnaissance means: the act of reconnoitring (especially to gain information about an enemy or potential enemy)

Meaning of Sang

sang means: North American woodland herb similar to and used as substitute for the Chinese ginseng

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