Words ending with dam

Meaning of Adam

Adam means: The name given in the Bible to the first man, the progenitor of the human race.

Meaning of Adam

Adam means: "Original sin;" human frailty.

Meaning of Beldam

Beldam means: Alt. of Beldame

Meaning of Bokadam

Bokadam means: See Cerberus.

Meaning of Cofferdam

Cofferdam means: A water-tight inclosure, as of piles packed with clay, from which the water is pumped to expose the bottom (of a river, etc.) and permit the laying of foundations, building of piers, etc.

Meaning of Commendam

Commendam means: A vacant living or benefice commended to a cleric (usually a bishop) who enjoyed the revenue until a pastor was provided. A living so held was said to be held in commendam. The practice was abolished by law in 1836.

Meaning of Dam

Dam means: A female parent; -- used of beasts, especially of quadrupeds; sometimes applied in contempt to a human mother.

Meaning of Dam

Dam means: A kind or crowned piece in the game of draughts.

Meaning of Dam

Dam means: A barrier to prevent the flow of a liquid; esp., a bank of earth, or wall of any kind, as of masonry or wood, built across a water course, to confine and keep back flowing water.

Meaning of Dam

Dam means: A firebrick wall, or a stone, which forms the front of the hearth of a blast furnace.

Meaning of Zythum

Zythum means: A kind of ancient malt beverage; a liquor made from malt and wheat.

Meaning of Zythepsary

Zythepsary means: A brewery.

Meaning of Zythem

Zythem means: See Zythum.

Meaning of Zymotic

Zymotic means: Designating, or pertaining to, a certain class of diseases. See Zymotic disease, below.

Meaning of Zymotic

Zymotic means: Of, pertaining to, or caused by, fermentation.

Meaning of Zymosis

Zymosis means: A zymotic disease.

Meaning of Zymosis

Zymosis means: A fermentation; hence, an analogous process by which an infectious disease is believed to be developed.

Meaning of Zymose

Zymose means: Invertin.

Meaning of Zymophyte

Zymophyte means: A bacteroid ferment.

Meaning of Zymosimeter

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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