Adamite means: A descendant of Adam; a human being.
Adamite means: One of a sect of visionaries, who, professing to imitate the state of Adam, discarded the use of dress in their assemblies.
Atacamite means: An oxychloride of copper, usually in emerald-green prismatic crystals.
Bedlamite means: An inhabitant of a madhouse; a madman.
Benjamite means: A descendant of Benjamin; one of the tribe of Benjamin.
Benthamite means: One who believes in Benthamism.
Calamite means: A fossil plant of the coal formation, having the general form of plants of the modern Equiseta (the Horsetail or Scouring Rush family) but sometimes attaining the height of trees, and having the stem more or less woody within. See Acrogen, and Asterophyllite.
Catamite means: A boy kept for unnatural purposes.
Dynamite means: An explosive substance consisting of nitroglycerin absorbed by some inert, porous solid, as infusorial earth, sawdust, etc. It is safer than nitroglycerin, being less liable to explosion from moderate shocks, or from spontaneous decomposition.
Dynamiter means: One who uses dynamite; esp., one who uses it for the destruction of life and property.
Zythum means: A kind of ancient malt beverage; a liquor made from malt and wheat.
Zythepsary means: A brewery.
Zythem means: See Zythum.
Zymotic means: Designating, or pertaining to, a certain class of diseases. See Zymotic disease, below.
Zymotic means: Of, pertaining to, or caused by, fermentation.
Zymosis means: A zymotic disease.
Zymosis means: A fermentation; hence, an analogous process by which an infectious disease is believed to be developed.
Zymose means: Invertin.
Zymophyte means: A bacteroid ferment.
Zymosimeter means: An instrument for ascertaining the degree of fermentation occasioned by the mixture of different liquids, and the degree of heat which they acquire in fermentation.
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