Cornet means: An obsolete rude reed instrument (Ger. Zinken), of the oboe family.
Cornet means: A brass instrument, with cupped mouthpiece, and furnished with valves or pistons, now used in bands, and, in place of the trumpet, in orchestras. See Cornet-a-piston.
Cornet means: A certain organ stop or register.
Cornet means: A cap of paper twisted at the end, used by retailers to inclose small wares.
Cornet means: A troop of cavalry; -- so called from its being accompanied by a cornet player.
Cornet means: The standard of such a troop.
Cornet means: The lowest grade of commissioned officer in a British cavalry troop, who carried the standard. The office was abolished in 1871.
Cornet means: A headdress
Cornet means: A square cap anciently worn as a mark of certain professions.
Cornet means: A part of a woman's headdress, in the 16th century.
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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