Xylindein means: A green or blue pigment produced by Peziza in certain kinds of decayed wood, as the beech, oak, birch, etc., and extracted as an amorphous powder resembling indigo.
Xylite means: A liquid hydrocarbon found in crude wood spirits.
Xylitone means: A yellow oil having a geraniumlike odor, produced as a side product in making phorone; -- called also xylite oil.
Xylo- means: A combining form from Gr. xy`lon wood; as in xylogen, xylograph.
Xylobalsamum means: The dried twigs of a Syrian tree (Balsamodendron Gileadense).
Xylocarpous means: Bearing fruit which becomes hard or woody.
Xylocopa means: A genus of hymenopterous insects including the carpenter. See Carpenter bee, under Carpenter.
Xylogen means: Nascent wood; wood cells in a forming state.
Xylogen means: Lignin.
Xylograph means: An engraving on wood, or the impression from such an engraving; a print by xylography.
Zoophyta means: An extensive artificial and heterogeneous group of animals, formerly adopted by many zoologists. It included the c/lenterates, echinoderms, sponges, Bryozoa, Protozoa, etc.
Zoophorous means: The part between the architrave and cornice; the frieze; -- so called from the figures of animals carved upon it.
Zoophoric means: Bearing or supporting the figure of an animal; as, a zoophoric column.
Zoophite means: A zoophyte.
Zoophily means: Love of animals.
Zoophilist means: A lover of animals.
Zoophagous means: Feeding on animals.
Zoophagan means: A animal that feeds on animal food.
Zoophaga means: An artificial group comprising various carnivorous and insectivorous animals.
Zoopathology means: Animal pathology.
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