Anthodium means: The inflorescence of a compound flower in which many florets are gathered into a involucrate head.
Antibrachium means: That part of the fore limb between the brachium and the carpus; the forearm.
Anticlinorium means: The upward elevation of the crust of the earth, resulting from a geanticlinal.
Antrum means: A cavern or cavity, esp. an anatomical cavity or sinus
Apodyterium means: The apartment at the entrance of the baths, or in the palestra, where one stripped; a dressing room.
Apothecium means: The ascigerous fructification of lichens, forming masses of various shapes.
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.
Arachnidium means: The glandular organ in which the material for the web of spiders is secreted.
Arboretum means: A place in which a collection of rare trees and shrubs is cultivated for scientific or educational purposes.
Arcanum means: A secret; a mystery; -- generally used in the plural.
Zufolo means: A little flute or flageolet, especially that which is used to teach birds.
Zuchetto means: A skullcap covering the tonsure, worn under the berretta. The pope's is white; a cardinal's red; a bishop's purple; a priest's black.
Zuche means: A stump of a tree.
Zubr means: The aurochs.
Zoutch means: To stew, as flounders, eels, etc., with just enough or liquid to cover them.
Zounds means: An exclamation formerly used as an oath, and an expression of anger or wonder.
Zouave means: Hence, one of a body of soldiers who adopt the dress and drill of the Zouaves, as was done by a number of volunteer regiments in the army of the United States in the Civil War, 1861-65.
Zouave means: One of an active and hardy body of soldiers in the French service, originally Arabs, but now composed of Frenchmen who wear the Arab dress.
Zosterops means: A genus of birds that comprises the white-eyes. See White-eye.
Zostera means: A genus of plants of the Naiadaceae, or Pondweed family. Zostera marina is commonly known as sea wrack, and eelgrass.
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