Acanthophorous means: Spine-bearing.
Anthophagous means: Eating flowers; -- said of certain insects.
Anthophore means: The stipe when developed into an internode between calyx and corolla, as in the Pink family.
Anthophorous means: Flower bearing; supporting the flower.
Anthophyllite means: A mineral of the hornblende group, of a yellowish gray or clove brown color.
Cyathophylloid means: Like, or pertaining to, the family Cyathophyllidae.
Cyathophylloid means: A fossil coral of the family Cyathophyllidae; sometimes extended to fossil corals of other related families belonging to the group Rugosa; -- also called cup corals. Thay are found in paleozoic rocks.
Lithophagous means: Eating or swallowing stones or gravel, as the ostrich.
Lithophagous means: Eating or destroying stone; -- applied to various animals which make burrows in stone, as many bivalve mollusks, certain sponges, annelids, and sea urchins. See Lithodomus.
Lithophane means: Porcelain impressed with figures which are made distinct by transmitted light, -- as when hung in a window, or used as a lamp shade.
Zythum means: A kind of ancient malt beverage; a liquor made from malt and wheat.
Zythepsary means: A brewery.
Zythem means: See Zythum.
Zymotic means: Designating, or pertaining to, a certain class of diseases. See Zymotic disease, below.
Zymotic means: Of, pertaining to, or caused by, fermentation.
Zymosis means: A zymotic disease.
Zymosis means: A fermentation; hence, an analogous process by which an infectious disease is believed to be developed.
Zymose means: Invertin.
Zymophyte means: A bacteroid ferment.
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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