Words containing y

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 14 july

14 july means: a legal holiday in France celebrating the storming of the Paris bastille in 1789

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 1st earl baldwin of bewdley

1st earl baldwin of bewdley means: English statesman; member of the Conservative Party (1867-1947)

Meaning of 1st viscount montgomery of alamein

1st viscount montgomery of alamein means: English general during World War II; won victories over Rommel in North Africa and led British ground forces in the invasion of Normandy (1887-1976)

Meaning of 2-hydroxybenzoic acid

2-hydroxybenzoic acid means: a white crystalline substance with a bitter aftertaste; used as a fungicide or in making aspirin or dyes or perfumes

Meaning of 2-methylpropenoic acid

2-methylpropenoic acid means: an unsaturated acid (C4H6O2) used to make resins and plastics

Meaning of 365 days

365 days means: a year that is not a leap year

Meaning of 366 days

366 days means: a calendar year with an extra day added in February

Meaning of 440 yards

440 yards means: a unit of length equal to a quarter of 1 mile

Meaning of Alfalfa sprout

alfalfa sprout means: sprouted alfalfa seeds

Meaning of Canada lily

canada lily means: common lily of the eastern United States having nodding yellow or reddish flowers spotted with brown

Meaning of Cut to

cut to means: move to another scene when filming

Meaning of Discomfiture

discomfiture means: anxious embarrassment

Meaning of Excretion

excretion means: the bodily process of discharging waste matter

Meaning of Excretion

excretion means: waste matter (as urine or sweat but especially feces) discharged from the body

Meaning of Folate

folate means: a B vitamin that is essential for cell growth and reproduction

Meaning of Go away

go away means: get lost, as without warning or explanation

Meaning of Go away

go away means: move away from a place into another direction

Meaning of Go away

go away means: go away from a place

Meaning of Go away

go away means: become invisible or unnoticeable

Meaning of Inhospitable

inhospitable means: unfavorable to life or growth

Meaning of Inhospitable

inhospitable means: not hospitable

Meaning of Lipstick plant

lipstick plant means: epiphyte or creeping on rocks; Malaysian plant having somewhat fleshy leaves and bright red flowers

Meaning of Mineral extraction

mineral extraction means: crushing and separating ore into valuable substances or waste by any of a variety of techniques

Meaning of Morello

morello means: cultivated sour cherry with dark-colored skin and juice

Meaning of Morello

morello means: any of several cultivated sour cherry trees bearing fruit with dark skin and juice

Meaning of Order cycadofilicales

order cycadofilicales means: fossil gymnospermous trees or climbing plants from the Devonian: seed ferns

Meaning of Outboard motorboat

outboard motorboat means: a motorboat with an outboard motor

Meaning of Physa

physa means: any member of the genus Physa

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