Words starting with m

Words and definitions

Meaning of Magnesian

Magnesian means: Pertaining to, characterized by, or containing, magnesia or magnesium.

Meaning of Magnesic

Magnesic means: Pertaining to, or containing, magnesium; as, magnesic oxide.

Meaning of Magnesite

Magnesite means: Native magnesium carbonate occurring in white compact or granular masses, and also in rhombohedral crystals.

Meaning of Magnesium

Magnesium means: A light silver-white metallic element, malleable and ductile, quite permanent in dry air but tarnishing in moist air. It burns, forming (the oxide) magnesia, with the production of a blinding light (the so-called magnesium light) which is used in signaling, in pyrotechny, or in photography where a strong actinic illuminant is required. Its compounds occur abundantly, as in dolomite, talc, meerschaum, etc. Symbol Mg. Atomic weight, 24.4. Specific gravity, 1.75.

Meaning of Magnet

Magnet means: The loadstone; a species of iron ore (the ferrosoferric or magnetic ore, Fe3O4) which has the property of attracting iron and some of its ores, and, when freely suspended, of pointing to the poles; -- called also natural magnet.

Meaning of Magnet

Magnet means: A bar or mass of steel or iron to which the peculiar properties of the loadstone have been imparted; -- called, in distinction from the loadstone, an artificial magnet.

Meaning of Magnetic

Magnetic means: Alt. of Magnetical

Meaning of Magnetical

Magnetical means: Pertaining to the magnet; possessing the properties of the magnet, or corresponding properties; as, a magnetic bar of iron; a magnetic needle.

Meaning of Magnetical

Magnetical means: Of or pertaining to, or characterized by, the earth's magnetism; as, the magnetic north; the magnetic meridian.

Meaning of Magnetical

Magnetical means: Capable of becoming a magnet; susceptible to magnetism; as, the magnetic metals.

Words and definitions

Meaning of Zanyism

Zanyism means: State or character of a zany; buffoonery.

Meaning of Zany

Zany means: To mimic.

Meaning of Zany

Zany means: A merry-andrew; a buffoon.

Meaning of Zanies

Zanies means: of Zany

Meaning of Zantiot

Zantiot means: A native or inhabitant of Zante, one of the Ionian Islands.

Meaning of Zantewood

Zantewood means: Satinwood (Chloroxylon Swietenia).

Meaning of Zantewood

Zantewood means: A yellow dyewood; fustet; -- called also zante, and zante fustic. See Fustet, and the Note under Fustic.

Meaning of Zante currant

Zante currant means: A kind of seedless grape or raisin; -- so called from Zante, one of the Ionian Islands.

Meaning of Zante

Zante means: See Zantewood.

Meaning of Zandmole

Zandmole means: The sand mole.

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