Abalone means: A univalve mollusk of the genus Haliotis. The shell is lined with mother-of-pearl, and used for ornamental purposes; the sea-ear. Several large species are found on the coast of California, clinging closely to the rocks.
Aber-de-vine means: The European siskin (Carduelis spinus), a small green and yellow finch, related to the goldfinch.
Abietene means: A volatile oil distilled from the resin or balsam of the nut pine (Pinus sabiniana) of California.
Abietine means: A resinous obtained from Strasburg turpentine or Canada balsam. It is without taste or smell, is insoluble in water, but soluble in alcohol (especially at the boiling point), in strong acetic acid, and in ether.
Acacine means: Gum arabic.
Acalycine means: Alt. of Acalysinous
Acanthine means: Of, pertaining to, or resembling, the plant acanthus.
Acarine means: Of or caused by acari or mites; as, acarine diseases.
Acauline means: Same as Acaulescent.
Accipitrine means: Like or belonging to the Accipitres; raptorial; hawklike.
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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