Words containing rk

Meaning of Aardvark

aardvark means: nocturnal burrowing mammal of the grasslands of Africa that feeds on termites; sole extant representative of the order Tubulidentata

Meaning of Acadia national park

acadia national park means: a national park in Maine showing marine erosion and glaciation; includes seashore and also the highest point on the Atlantic coast

Meaning of Accent mark

accent mark means: a diacritical mark used to indicate stress or placed above a vowel to indicate a special pronunciation

Meaning of Adjutant stork

adjutant stork means: large Indian stork with a military gait

Meaning of Alben barkley

alben barkley means: United States politician and lawyer; vice president of the United States (1877-1956)

Meaning of Alben william barkley

alben william barkley means: United States politician and lawyer; vice president of the United States (1877-1956)

Meaning of Alexander selkirk

alexander selkirk means: Scottish sailor who was put ashore on a deserted island off the coast of Chile for five years (providing the basis for Daniel Defoe's novel about Robinson Crusoe) (1676-1721)

Meaning of American turkey oak

american turkey oak means: small slow-growing deciduous shrubby tree of dry sandy barrens of southeastern United States having leaves with bristle-tipped lobes resembling turkey's toes

Meaning of Amusement park

amusement park means: a commercially operated park with stalls and shows for amusement

Meaning of Andre markoff

andre markoff means: Russian mathematician (1856-1922)

Meaning of Backwardness

backwardness means: lack of normal development of intellectual capacities

Meaning of Behaviourism

behaviourism means: an approach to psychology that emphasizes observable measurable behavior

Meaning of Bound off

bound off means: bound off one point after another

Meaning of Clue

clue means: evidence that helps to solve a problem

Meaning of Clue

clue means: a slight indication

Meaning of Clue

clue means: roll into a ball

Meaning of Coco

coco means: tall palm tree bearing coconuts as fruits; widely planted throughout the tropics

Meaning of Coturnix coturnix

coturnix coturnix means: the typical Old World quail

Meaning of Druidism

druidism means: the system of religion and philosophy taught by the Druids and their rites and ceremonies

Meaning of Family practice

family practice means: medical practice that provides health care regardless of age or sex while placing emphasis on the family unit

Meaning of Fly off the handle

fly off the handle means: get very angry and fly into a rage

Meaning of Genus fulmarus

genus fulmarus means: fulmars

Meaning of Genus scaphosepalum

genus scaphosepalum means: comprises some tropical American species usually placed in genus Masdevallia: diminutive plants with small flowers carried on one scape

Meaning of Moving

moving means: arousing or capable of arousing deep emotion

Meaning of Moving

moving means: in motion

Meaning of Moving

moving means: used of a series of photographs presented so as to create the illusion of motion

Meaning of Nudnick

nudnick means: (Yiddish) someone who is a boring pest

Meaning of Orchis spectabilis

orchis spectabilis means: North American orchid having a spike of violet-purple flowers mixed with white; sepals and petals form a hood

Meaning of Overtime period

overtime period means: a period of overtime play to resolve a tie; e.g. basketball

Meaning of Oxyphencyclimine

oxyphencyclimine means: an anticholinergic drug (trade name Daricon) used in treating peptic ulcers

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