Words ending with cteria

Meaning of Archaebacteria

archaebacteria means: considered ancient life forms that evolved separately from bacteria and blue-green algae

Meaning of Archaeobacteria

archaeobacteria means: considered ancient life forms that evolved separately from bacteria and blue-green algae

Meaning of Archeobacteria

archeobacteria means: considered ancient life forms that evolved separately from bacteria and blue-green algae

Meaning of Bacteria

bacteria means: (microbiology) single-celled or noncellular spherical or spiral or rod-shaped organisms lacking chlorophyll that reproduce by fission; important as pathogens and for biochemical properties; taxonomy is difficult; often considered to be plants

Meaning of Class cyanobacteria

class cyanobacteria means: photosynthetic bacteria found in fresh and salt water, having chlorophyll a and phycobilins; once thought to be algae: blue-green algae

Meaning of Cyanobacteria

cyanobacteria means: predominantly photosynthetic prokaryotic organisms containing a blue pigment in addition to chlorophyll; occur singly or in colonies in diverse habitats; important as phytoplankton

Meaning of Division archaebacteria

division archaebacteria means: in some classifications considered a kingdom

Meaning of Division eubacteria

division eubacteria means: one-celled monerans having simple cells with rigid walls and (in motile types) flagella

Meaning of Endospore-forming bacteria

endospore-forming bacteria means: a group of true bacteria

Meaning of Enteric bacteria

enteric bacteria means: rod-shaped Gram-negative bacteria; most occur normally or pathogenically in intestines of humans and other animals

Meaning of Buckaroo

buckaroo means: local names for a cowboy (`vaquero' is used especially in southwestern and central Texas and `buckaroo' is used especially in California)

Meaning of Continuation

continuation means: the act of continuing an activity without interruption

Meaning of Continuation

continuation means: the consequence of being lengthened in duration

Meaning of Continuation

continuation means: a Gestalt principle of organization holding that there is an innate tendency to perceive a line as continuing its established direction

Meaning of Continuation

continuation means: a part added to a book or play that continues and extends it

Meaning of Dehiscence

dehiscence means: (biology) release of material by splitting open of an organ or tissue; the natural bursting open at maturity of a fruit or other reproductive body to release seeds or spores or the bursting open of a surgically closed wound

Meaning of Eolic

eolic means: the dialect of Ancient Greek spoken in Thessaly and Boeotia and Aeolis

Meaning of Genus trimorphodon

genus trimorphodon means: lyre snakes

Meaning of Greek mode

greek mode means: any of the descending diatonic scales in the music of classical Greece

Meaning of Hootch

hootch means: an illicitly distilled (and usually inferior) alcoholic liquor

Meaning of Interrogative sentence

interrogative sentence means: a sentence of inquiry that asks for a reply

Meaning of Jointed

jointed means: having joints or jointed segments

Meaning of Licensing fee

licensing fee means: a fee paid to the government for the privilege of being licensed to do something (as selling liquor or practicing medicine)

Meaning of Liquify

liquify means: become liquid or fluid when heated

Meaning of Liquify

liquify means: make (a solid substance) liquid, as by heating

Meaning of Majidae

majidae means: spider crabs

Meaning of Mammoth cave national park

mammoth cave national park means: a national park in Kentucky having a large cavern and an underground river

Meaning of Pisum sativum arvense

pisum sativum arvense means: variety of pea plant native to the Mediterranean region and North Africa and widely grown especially for forage

Meaning of Querulousness

querulousness means: the quality of being given to complaining

Meaning of Solar house

solar house means: a house designed to use solar radiation for heating; usually has large areas of glass in front of heat-absorbing materials

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