Words starting with vo

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Meaning of Voltameter

Voltameter means: An instrument for measuring the voltaic electricity passing through it, by its effect in decomposing water or some other chemical compound acting as an electrolyte.

Meaning of Voltaplast

Voltaplast means: A form of voltaic, or galvanic, battery suitable for use electrotyping.

Meaning of Voltatype

Voltatype means: An electrotype.

Meaning of Volti

Volti means: Turn, that is, turn over the leaf.

Meaning of Voltigeur

Voltigeur means: A tumbler; a leaper or vaulter.

Meaning of Voltigeur

Voltigeur means: One of a picked company of irregular riflemen in each regiment of the French infantry.

Meaning of Voltmeter

Voltmeter means: An instrument for measuring in volts the differences of potential between different points of an electrical circuit.

Meaning of Voltzite

Voltzite means: An oxysulphide of lead occurring in implanted spherical globules of a yellowish or brownish color; -- called also voltzine.

Meaning of Volubilate

Volubilate means: Alt. of Volubile

Meaning of Volubile

Volubile means: Turning, or whirling; winding; twining; voluble.

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Meaning of Zoilean

Zoilean means: Having the characteristic of Zoilus, a bitter, envious, unjust critic, who lived about 270 years before Christ.

Meaning of Zoide

Zoide means: See Meride.

Meaning of Zoic

Zoic means: Of or pertaining to animals, or animal life.

Meaning of Zohar

Zohar means: A Jewish cabalistic book attributed by tradition to Rabbi Simon ben Yochi, who lived about the end of the 1st century, a. d. Modern critics believe it to be a compilation of the 13th century.

Meaning of Zoetrope

Zoetrope means: An optical toy, in which figures made to revolve on the inside of a cylinder, and viewed through slits in its circumference, appear like a single figure passing through a series of natural motions as if animated or mechanically moved.

Meaning of Zoea

Zoea means: A peculiar larval stage of certain decapod Crustacea, especially of crabs and certain Anomura.

Meaning of Zodiacal

Zodiacal means: Of or pertaining to the zodiac; situated within the zodiac; as, the zodiacal planets.

Meaning of Zodiac

Zodiac means: A girdle; a belt.

Meaning of Zodiac

Zodiac means: A figure representing the signs, symbols, and constellations of the zodiac.

Meaning of Zodiac

Zodiac means: An imaginary belt in the heavens, 16 or 18 broad, in the middle of which is the ecliptic, or sun's path. It comprises the twelve constellations, which one constituted, and from which were named, the twelve signs of the zodiac.

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