Antispast means: A foot of four syllables, the first and fourth short, and the second and third long (#).
Antispastic means: Believed to cause a revulsion of fluids or of humors from one part to another.
Antispastic means: Counteracting spasms; antispasmodic.
Antispastic means: An antispastic agent.
Antonomasia means: The use of some epithet or the name of some office, dignity, or the like, instead of the proper name of the person; as when his majesty is used for a king, or when, instead of Aristotle, we say, the philosopher; or, conversely, the use of a proper name instead of an appellative, as when a wise man is called a Solomon, or an eminent orator a Cicero.
Antonomastic means: Pertaining to, or characterized by, antonomasia.
Antonomasy means: Antonomasia.
Antorgastic means: See Antiorgastic.
Apastron means: That point in the orbit of a double star where the smaller star is farthest from its primary.
Aphasia means: Alt. of Aphasy
Zooecium means: One of the cells or tubes which inclose the feeling zooids of Bryozoa. See Illust. of Sea Moss.
Zooecia means: of Zooecium
Zoodendrium means: The branched, and often treelike, support of the colonies of certain Infusoria.
Zoodendria means: of Zoodendrium
Zoocytium means: The common support, often branched, of certain species of social Infusoria.
Zoocytia means: of Zoocytium
Zoocyst means: A cyst formed by certain Protozoa and unicellular plants which the contents divide into a large number of granules, each of which becomes a germ.
Zoochlorella means: One of the small green granulelike bodies found in the interior of certain stentors, hydras, and other invertebrates.
Zoochemy means: Animal chemistry; zoochemistry.
Zoochemistry means: Animal chemistry; particularly, the description of the chemical compounds entering into the composition of the animal body, in distinction from biochemistry.
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