Words ending with om

Meaning of Ransom

ransom means: the act of freeing from captivity or punishment

Meaning of Ransom

ransom means: payment for the release of someone

Meaning of Ransom

ransom means: money demanded for the return of a captured person

Meaning of Ransom

ransom means: exchange or buy back for money; under threat

Meaning of Reading room

reading room means: a room set aside for reading

Meaning of Rec room

rec room means: a room equipped for informal entertaining

Meaning of Reception room

reception room means: a room for receiving and entertaining visitors (as in a private house or hotel)

Meaning of Recovery room

recovery room means: a hospital room for the care of patients immediately after surgery

Meaning of Recreation room

recreation room means: a room equipped for informal entertaining

Meaning of Restroom

restroom means: a toilet that is available to the public

Meaning of Agrostis canina

agrostis canina means: common grass with slender stems and narrow leaves

Meaning of Air plant

air plant means: plant that derives moisture and nutrients from the air and rain; usually grows on another plant but not parasitic on it

Meaning of Balkan state

balkan state means: any one of the countries on the Balkan Peninsula

Meaning of Bioassay

bioassay means: appraisal of the biological activity of a substance by testing its effect on an organism and comparing the result with some agreed standard

Meaning of Bioassay

bioassay means: subject to a bio-assay

Meaning of Cape town

cape town means: port city in southwestern South Africa; the seat of the legislative branch of the government of South Africa

Meaning of Capparis mitchellii

capparis mitchellii means: small Australian tree bearing edible dark purple fruit

Meaning of Cor pulmonale

cor pulmonale means: enlargement of the right ventricle of the heart due to disease of the lungs or of the pulmonary blood vessels

Meaning of Ecg

ecg means: a graphical recording of the cardiac cycle produced by an electrocardiograph

Meaning of Herzberg

herzberg means: Canadian physicist (born in Germany) noted for contributions to understanding the structure of molecules (born in 1904)

Meaning of Intermittency

intermittency means: the quality of being intermittent; subject to interruption or periodic stopping

Meaning of Life-sustaining

life-sustaining means: performing an essential function in the living body

Meaning of Lucretius

lucretius means: Roman philosopher and poet; in a long didactic poem he tried to provide a scientific explanation of the universe (96-55 BC)

Meaning of Mifepristone

mifepristone means: an abortion-inducing drug (trade name RU 486) developed in France; when taken during the first five weeks of pregnancy it blocks the action of progesterone so that the uterus sloughs off the embryo

Meaning of Scry

scry means: divine by gazing into crystals

Meaning of Sea lettuce

sea lettuce means: seaweed with edible translucent crinkly green fronds

Meaning of Shorthand typist

shorthand typist means: someone skilled in the transcription of speech (especially dictation)

Meaning of Starlet

starlet means: a small star

Meaning of Starlet

starlet means: a young (film) actress who is publicized as a future star

Meaning of Theraphosidae

theraphosidae means: large tropical spiders; tarantulas

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