Words containing le

Meaning of Ailed

Ailed means: of Ail

Meaning of Ailette

Ailette means: A small square shield, formerly worn on the shoulders of knights, -- being the prototype of the modern epaulet.

Meaning of Aimless

Aimless means: Without aim or purpose; as, an aimless life.

Meaning of Air hole

Air hole means: A hole to admit or discharge air; specifically, a spot in the ice not frozen over.

Meaning of Air hole

Air hole means: A fault in a casting, produced by a bubble of air; a blowhole.

Meaning of Airless

Airless means: Not open to a free current of air; wanting fresh air, or communication with the open air.

Meaning of Air level

Air level means: Spirit level. See Level.

Meaning of Aisle

Aisle means: A lateral division of a building, separated from the middle part, called the nave, by a row of columns or piers, which support the roof or an upper wall containing windows, called the clearstory wall.

Meaning of Aisle

Aisle means: Improperly used also for the have; -- as in the phrases, a church with three aisles, the middle aisle.

Meaning of Aisle

Aisle means: Also (perhaps from confusion with alley), a passage into which the pews of a church open.

Meaning of Zoantharia

Zoantharia means: Same as Anthozoa.

Meaning of Zoanthacea

Zoanthacea means: A suborder of Actinaria, including Zoanthus and allied genera, which are permanently attached by their bases.

Meaning of Zizel

Zizel means: The suslik.

Meaning of Zizania

Zizania means: A genus of grasses including Indian rice. See Indian rice, under Rice.

Meaning of Zittern

Zittern means: See Cittern.

Meaning of Zither

Zither means: An instrument of music used in Austria and Germany. It has from thirty to forty wires strung across a shallow sounding-board, which lies horizontally on a table before the performer, who uses both hands in playing on it. [Not to be confounded with the old lute-shaped cittern, or cithern.]

Meaning of Zirconoid

Zirconoid means: A double eight-sided pyramid, a form common with tetragonal crystals; -- so called because this form often occurs in crystals of zircon.

Meaning of Zircono

Zircono means: See Zirco-.

Meaning of Zirconium

Zirconium means: A rare element of the carbon-silicon group, intermediate between the metals and nonmetals, obtained from the mineral zircon as a dark sooty powder, or as a gray metallic crystalline substance. Symbol Zr. Atomic weight, 90.4.

Meaning of Zirconic

Zirconic means: Pertaining to, containing, or resembling, zirconium; as, zirconic oxide; zirconic compounds.

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