Words containing ro

Meaning of Amour propre

Amour propre means: Self-love; self-esteem.

Meaning of Amperometer

Amperometer means: An instrument for measuring the strength of an electrical current in amperes.

Meaning of Amphiarthrodial

Amphiarthrodial means: Characterized by amphiarthrosis.

Meaning of Amphiarthrosis

Amphiarthrosis means: A form of articulation in which the bones are connected by intervening substance admitting slight motion; symphysis.

Meaning of Amphichroic

Amphichroic means: Exhibiting or producing two colors, as substances which in the color test may change red litmus to blue and blue litmus to red.

Meaning of Amphidromical

Amphidromical means: Pertaining to an Attic festival at the naming of a child; -- so called because the friends of the parents carried the child around the hearth and then named it.

Meaning of Amphiprostyle

Amphiprostyle means: Doubly prostyle; having columns at each end, but not at the sides.

Meaning of Amphiprostyle

Amphiprostyle means: An amphiprostyle temple or edifice.

Meaning of Amphitrocha

Amphitrocha means: A kind of annelid larva having both a dorsal and a ventral circle of special cilia.

Meaning of Amphitropal

Amphitropal means: Alt. of Amphitropous

Meaning of Zeuzerian

Zeuzerian means: Any one of a group of bombycid moths of which the genus Zeuzera is the type. Some of these moths are of large size. The goat moth is an example.

Meaning of Zeus

Zeus means: The chief deity of the Greeks, and ruler of the upper world (cf. Hades). He was identified with Jupiter.

Meaning of Zeugobranchiata

Zeugobranchiata means: Same as Zygobranchia.

Meaning of Zeugmatic

Zeugmatic means: Of or pertaining to zeugma; characterized by zeugma.

Meaning of Zeugma

Zeugma means: A figure by which an adjective or verb, which agrees with a nearer word, is, by way of supplement, referred also to another more remote; as, "hic illius arma, hic currus fuit;" where fuit, which agrees directly with currus, is referred also to arma.

Meaning of Zeuglodonta

Zeuglodonta means: Same as Phocodontia.

Meaning of Zeuglodont

Zeuglodont means: Any species of Zeuglodonta.

Meaning of Zeuglodon

Zeuglodon means: A genus of extinct Eocene whales, remains of which have been found in the Gulf States. The species had very long and slender bodies and broad serrated teeth. See Phocodontia.

Meaning of Zetetics

Zetetics means: A branch of algebra which relates to the direct search for unknown quantities.

Meaning of Zetetic

Zetetic means: A seeker; -- a name adopted by some of the Pyrrhonists.

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