Aleurone means: An albuminoid substance which occurs in minute grains ("protein granules") in maturing seeds and tubers; -- supposed to be a modification of protoplasm.
Asarone means: A crystallized substance, resembling camphor, obtained from the Asarum Europaeum; -- called also camphor of asarum.
Brachystochrone means: A curve, in which a body, starting from a given point, and descending solely by the force of gravity, will reach another given point in a shorter time than it could by any other path. This curve of quickest descent, as it is sometimes called, is, in a vacuum, the same as the cycloid.
Butyrone means: A liquid ketone obtained by heating calcium butyrate.
Cicerone means: One who shows strangers the curiosities of a place; a guide.
Crone means: An old ewe.
Crone means: An old woman; -- usually in contempt.
Crone means: An old man; especially, a man who talks and acts like an old woman.
Dethrone means: To remove or drive from a throne; to depose; to divest of supreme authority and dignity.
Disenthrone means: To dethrone; to depose from sovereign authority.
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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