Acroterium means: One of the small pedestals, for statues or other ornaments, placed on the apex and at the basal angles of a pediment. Acroteria are also sometimes placed upon the gables in Gothic architecture.
Acroterium means: One of the pedestals, for vases or statues, forming a part roof balustrade.
Anoplotherium means: A genus of extinct quadrupeds of the order Ungulata, whose were first found in the gypsum quarries near Paris; characterized by the shortness and feebleness of their canine teeth (whence the name).
Anticlinorium means: The upward elevation of the crust of the earth, resulting from a geanticlinal.
Apodyterium means: The apartment at the entrance of the baths, or in the palestra, where one stripped; a dressing room.
Aquarium means: An artificial pond, or a globe or tank (usually with glass sides), in which living specimens of aquatic animals or plants are kept.
Ascidiarium means: The structure which unites together the ascidiozooids in a compound ascidian.
Aspersorium means: The stoup, basin, or other vessel for holy water in Roman Catholic churches.
Aspersorium means: A brush for sprinkling holy water; an aspergill.
Atrium means: A square hall lighted from above, into which rooms open at one or more levels.
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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