Cyclop means: See Note under Cyclops, 1.
Cyclopean means: Pertaining to the Cyclops; characteristic of the Cyclops; huge; gigantic; vast and rough; massive; as, Cyclopean labors; Cyclopean architecture.
Cyclopedia means: Alt. of Cyclopaedia
Cyclopaedia means: The circle or compass of the arts and sciences (originally, of the seven so-called liberal arts and sciences); circle of human knowledge. Hence, a work containing, in alphabetical order, information in all departments of knowledge, or on a particular department or branch; as, a cyclopedia of the physical sciences, or of mechanics. See Encyclopedia.
Cyclopedic means: Belonging to the circle of the sciences, or to a cyclopedia; of the nature of a cyclopedia; hence, of great range, extent, or amount; as, a man of cyclopedic knowledge.
Cyclopedist means: A maker of, or writer for, a cyclopedia.
Cyclopic means: Pertaining to the Cyclops; Cyclopean.
Cyclops means: One of a race of giants, sons of Neptune and Amphitrite, having but one eye, and that in the middle of the forehead. They were fabled to inhabit Sicily, and to assist in the workshops of Vulcan, under Mt. Etna.
Cyclops means: A genus of minute Entomostraca, found both in fresh and salt water. See Copepoda.
Cyclops means: A portable forge, used by tinkers, etc.
Zetetic means: Seeking; proceeding by inquiry.
Zeta means: A Greek letter corresponding to our z.
Zest means: To give a relish or flavor to; to heighten the taste or relish of; as, to zest wine.
Zest means: To cut into thin slips, as the peel of an orange, lemon, etc.; to squeeze, as peel, over the surface of anything.
Zesting means: of Zest
Zested means: of Zest
Zest means: The woody, thick skin inclosing the kernel of a walnut.
Zest means: Hence, something that gives or enhances a pleasant taste, or the taste itself; an appetizer; also, keen enjoyment; relish; gusto.
Zest means: A piece of orange or lemon peel, or the aromatic oil which may be squeezed from such peel, used to give flavor to liquor, etc.
Zero means: Fig.: The lowest point; the point of exhaustion; as, his patience had nearly reached zero.
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