Barnacle means: Any cirriped crustacean adhering to rocks, floating timber, ships, etc., esp. (a) the sessile species (genus Balanus and allies), and (b) the stalked or goose barnacles (genus Lepas and allies). See Cirripedia, and Goose barnacle.
Barnacle means: A bernicle goose.
Barnacle means: An instrument for pinching a horse's nose, and thus restraining him.
Barnacle means: Spectacles; -- so called from their resemblance to the barnacles used by farriers.
Bernacle means: See Barnacle.
Binnacle means: A case or box placed near the helmsman, containing the compass of a ship, and a light to show it at night.
Hibernacle means: That which serves for protection or shelter in winter; winter quarters; as, the hibernacle of an animal or a plant.
Hybernacle means: Alt. of Hybernation
Immanacle means: To manacle; to fetter; hence; to confine; to restrain from free action.
Manacle means: A handcuff; a shackle for the hand or wrist; -- usually in the plural.
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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