Words starting with xanthi

Words and definitions

Meaning of Xanthian

Xanthian means: Of or pertaining to Xanthus, an ancient town on Asia Minor; -- applied especially to certain marbles found near that place, and now in the British Museum.

Meaning of Xanthic

Xanthic means: Tending toward a yellow color, or to one of those colors, green being excepted, in which yellow is a constituent, as scarlet, orange, etc.

Meaning of Xanthic

Xanthic means: Possessing, imparting, or producing a yellow color; as, xanthic acid.

Meaning of Xanthic

Xanthic means: Of or pertaining to xanthic acid, or its compounds; xanthogenic.

Meaning of Xanthic

Xanthic means: Of or pertaining to xanthin.

Meaning of Xanthide

Xanthide means: A compound or derivative of xanthogen.

Meaning of Xanthidia

Xanthidia means: of Xanthidium

Meaning of Xanthidium

Xanthidium means: A genus of minute unicellular algae of the desmids. These algae have a rounded shape and are armed with glochidiate or branched aculei. Several species occur in ditches, and others are found fossil in flint or hornstone.

Meaning of Xanthin

Xanthin means: A crystalline nitrogenous body closely related to both uric acid and hypoxanthin, present in muscle tissue, and occasionally found in the urine and in some urinary calculi. It is also present in guano. So called from the yellow color of certain of its salts (nitrates).

Meaning of Xanthin

Xanthin means: A yellow insoluble coloring matter extracted from yellow flowers; specifically, the coloring matter of madder.

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.

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