Spoon means: Anything which resembles a spoon in shape; esp. (Fishing), a spoon bait.
Spoon means: Fig.: A simpleton; a spooney.
Spoon means: To take up in, or as in, a spoon.
Spoon means: To act with demonstrative or foolish fondness, as one in love.
Spoonbill means: Any one of several species of wading birds of the genera Ajaja and Platalea, and allied genera, in which the long bill is broadly expanded and flattened at the tip.
Spoonbill means: The shoveler. See Shoveler, 2.
Spoonbill means: The ruddy duck. See under Ruddy.
Spoonbill means: The paddlefish.
Spoon-billed means: Having the bill expanded and spatulate at the end.
Spoondrift means: Spray blown from the tops waves during a gale at sea; also, snow driven in the wind at sea; -- written also spindrift.
Zymometer means: Alt. of Zymosimeter
Zymome means: A glutinous substance, insoluble in alcohol, resembling legumin; -- now called vegetable fibrin, vegetable albumin, or gluten casein.
Zymology means: A treatise on the fermentation of liquors, or the doctrine of fermentation.
Zymologist means: One who is skilled in zymology, or in the fermentation of liquors.
Zymological means: Of or pertaining to zymology.
Zymologic means: Alt. of Zymological
Zymogenic means: Capable of producing a definite zymogen or ferment.
Zymogenic means: Pertaining to, or formed by, a zymogene.
Zymogene means: One of a physiological group of globular bacteria which produces fermentations of diverse nature; -- distinguished from pathogene.
Zymogen means: A mother substance, or antecedent, of an enzyme or chemical ferment; -- applied to such substances as, not being themselves actual ferments, may by internal changes give rise to a ferment.
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