Words starting with ast

Words and definitions

Meaning of Astacus

Astacus means: A genus of crustaceans, containing the crawfish of fresh-water lobster of Europe, and allied species of western North America. See Crawfish.

Meaning of Astarboard

Astarboard means: Over to the starboard side; -- said of the tiller.

Meaning of Astart

Astart means: Same as Astert.

Meaning of Astarte

Astarte means: A genus of bivalve mollusks, common on the coasts of America and Europe.

Meaning of Astate

Astate means: Estate; state.

Meaning of Astatic

Astatic means: Having little or no tendency to take a fixed or definite position or direction: thus, a suspended magnetic needle, when rendered astatic, loses its polarity, or tendency to point in a given direction.

Meaning of Astatically

Astatically means: In an astatic manner.

Meaning of Astaticism

Astaticism means: The state of being astatic.

Meaning of Astay

Astay means: An anchor is said to be astay, when, in heaving it, an acute angle is formed between the cable and the surface of the water.

Meaning of Asteism

Asteism means: Genteel irony; a polite and ingenious manner of deriding another.

Words and definitions

Meaning of Zythum

Zythum means: A kind of ancient malt beverage; a liquor made from malt and wheat.

Meaning of Zythepsary

Zythepsary means: A brewery.

Meaning of Zythem

Zythem means: See Zythum.

Meaning of Zymotic

Zymotic means: Designating, or pertaining to, a certain class of diseases. See Zymotic disease, below.

Meaning of Zymotic

Zymotic means: Of, pertaining to, or caused by, fermentation.

Meaning of Zymosis

Zymosis means: A zymotic disease.

Meaning of Zymosis

Zymosis means: A fermentation; hence, an analogous process by which an infectious disease is believed to be developed.

Meaning of Zymose

Zymose means: Invertin.

Meaning of Zymophyte

Zymophyte means: A bacteroid ferment.

Meaning of Zymosimeter

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.

Copyrights © 2016 LingoMash. All Rights Reserved.