Words starting with r

Words and definitions

Meaning of Radiate

Radiate means: To emit rays; to be radiant; to shine.

Meaning of Radiate

Radiate means: To proceed in direct lines from a point or surface; to issue in rays, as light or heat.

Meaning of Radiate

Radiate means: To emit or send out in direct lines from a point or points; as, to radiate heat.

Meaning of Radiate

Radiate means: To enlighten; to illuminate; to shed light or brightness on; to irradiate.

Meaning of Radiate

Radiate means: Having rays or parts diverging from a center; radiated; as, a radiate crystal.

Meaning of Radiate

Radiate means: Having in a capitulum large ray florets which are unlike the disk florets, as in the aster, daisy, etc.

Meaning of Radiate

Radiate means: Belonging to the Radiata.

Meaning of Radiate

Radiate means: One of the Radiata.

Meaning of Radiated

Radiated means: Emitted, or sent forth, in rays or direct lines; as, radiated heat.

Meaning of Radiated

Radiated means: Formed of, or arranged like, rays or radii; having parts or markings diverging, like radii, from a common center or axis; as, a radiated structure; a radiated group of crystals.

Words and definitions

Meaning of Zoantharia

Zoantharia means: Same as Anthozoa.

Meaning of Zoanthacea

Zoanthacea means: A suborder of Actinaria, including Zoanthus and allied genera, which are permanently attached by their bases.

Meaning of Zizel

Zizel means: The suslik.

Meaning of Zizania

Zizania means: A genus of grasses including Indian rice. See Indian rice, under Rice.

Meaning of Zittern

Zittern means: See Cittern.

Meaning of Zither

Zither means: An instrument of music used in Austria and Germany. It has from thirty to forty wires strung across a shallow sounding-board, which lies horizontally on a table before the performer, who uses both hands in playing on it. [Not to be confounded with the old lute-shaped cittern, or cithern.]

Meaning of Zirconoid

Zirconoid means: A double eight-sided pyramid, a form common with tetragonal crystals; -- so called because this form often occurs in crystals of zircon.

Meaning of Zircono

Zircono means: See Zirco-.

Meaning of Zirconium

Zirconium means: A rare element of the carbon-silicon group, intermediate between the metals and nonmetals, obtained from the mineral zircon as a dark sooty powder, or as a gray metallic crystalline substance. Symbol Zr. Atomic weight, 90.4.

Meaning of Zirconic

Zirconic means: Pertaining to, containing, or resembling, zirconium; as, zirconic oxide; zirconic compounds.

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