Alcarraza means: A vessel of porous earthenware, used for cooling liquids by evaporation from the exterior surface.
Bonanza means: In mining, a rich mine or vein of silver or gold; hence, anything which is a mine of wealth or yields a large income.
Boza means: An acidulated fermented drink of the Arabs and Egyptians, made from millet seed and various astringent substances; also, an intoxicating beverage made from hemp seed, darnel meal, and water.
Cadenza means: A parenthetic flourish or flight of ornament in the course of a piece, commonly just before the final cadence.
Chalaza means: The place on an ovule, or seed, where its outer coats cohere with each other and the nucleus.
Chalaza means: A spiral band of thickened albuminous substance which exists in the white of the bird's egg, and serves to maintain the yolk in its position; the treadle.
Coleorhiza means: A sheath in the embryo of grasses, inclosing the caulicle.
Colza means: A variety of cabbage (Brassica oleracea), cultivated for its seeds, which yield an oil valued for illuminating and lubricating purposes; summer rape.
Coryza means: Nasal catarrh.
Endorhiza means: Any monocotyledonous plant; -- so named because many monocotyledons have an endorhizal embryo.
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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