Definitions containing n-ways

We've found 250 definitions:

Multivious

Multivious

having many ways or roads; by many ways

— Webster Dictionary

feelefold

feelefold

Manifold; multiple, various; varied, diverse adv: many times over; in many ways; in various ways or places

— Wiktionary

idiocentric

idiocentric

characterized by or denoting interest centered upon oneself or one's own ways, rather than upon others or the ways of others; self-centered

— Wiktionary

doubly

doubly

in two ways

— Wiktionary

deceitful

deceitful

deceptive in multiple ways

— Wiktionary

druthers

druthers

Wishes, preferences, or ways.

— Wiktionary

multilinked

multilinked

Linked in multiple ways.

— Wiktionary

multiadaptive

multiadaptive

adaptive in multiple ways

— Wiktionary

biconjugate

biconjugate

conjugate in two ways

— Wiktionary

variously

variously

In various ways; diversely.

— Wiktionary

superseparable

superseparable

separable in many different ways

— Wiktionary

dicomplemented

dicomplemented

complemented in two different ways

— Wiktionary

quadruply

quadruply

in four (often different) ways

— Wiktionary

dyed in the wool

dyed in the wool

(Set in one's ways, steadfast.)

— Wiktionary

biorientable

biorientable

orientable in two different ways

— Wiktionary

monastic

monastic

A person with monastic ways, e.g. monks.

— Wiktionary

bivious

bivious

Having, or leading, two ways.

— Wiktionary

Sundrily

Sundrily

in sundry ways; variously

— Webster Dictionary

Diversiloquent

Diversiloquent

speaking in different ways

— Webster Dictionary

diversely

variously, diversely, multifariously

in diverse ways

— Princeton's WordNet

variously

variously, diversely, multifariously

in diverse ways

— Princeton's WordNet

multifariously

variously, diversely, multifariously

in diverse ways

— Princeton's WordNet

you cant run with the hare and hunt with the hounds

you cant run with the hare and hunt with the hounds

You can't have it both ways.

— Wiktionary

Diversely

Diversely

in different ways; differently; variously

— Webster Dictionary

Septifarious

Septifarious

turned in seven different ways

— Webster Dictionary

Manywise

Manywise

in many different ways; variously

— Webster Dictionary

Variously

Variously

in various or different ways

— Webster Dictionary

Bivious

Bivious

having, or leading, two ways

— Webster Dictionary

Controversal

Controversal

turning or looking opposite ways

— Webster Dictionary

hand and foot

hand and foot

in all ways possible

— Princeton's WordNet

citify

citify

accustom to urban ways

— Princeton's WordNet

every which way

every which way

In all sorts of ways or manners.

— Wiktionary

ambages

ambages

Indirect or roundabout ways of talking; circumlocution.

— Wiktionary

optimistic

optimistic

Expecting the best in all possible ways.

— Wiktionary

Unwayed

Unwayed

having no ways or roads; pathless

— Webster Dictionary

Going

Going

course of life; behavior; doings; ways

— Webster Dictionary

Quadrivial

Quadrivial

having four ways meeting in a point

— Webster Dictionary

otherwise

otherwise

in other respects or ways

— Princeton's WordNet

multifractal

multifractal

Describing a system that is fractal in multiple ways

— Wiktionary

prettification

prettification

The act of improve an interface in positive ways.

— Wiktionary

transformational rules

transformational rules

Rules that modify a well-formed structure (in limited ways).

— Wiktionary

xeriscaping

xeriscaping

Landscaping in ways that do not require supplemental irrigation.

— Wiktionary

whipsaw

whipsaw

to defeat someone in two different ways at once

— Wiktionary

ambages

ambages

(archaic) roundabout or mysterious ways of action

— Princeton's WordNet

multicritical

multicritical

Describing systems, points etc., that are critical in multiple ways

— Wiktionary

jigger

jigger

To alter or adjust, particularly in ways not originally intended.

— Wiktionary

teleogenesis

teleogenesis

The preferential evolution of features and organs in certain ways

— Wiktionary

Jim-crow

Jim-crow

a planing machine with a reversing tool, to plane both ways

— Webster Dictionary

shark

shark

a person who is unusually skilled in certain ways

— Princeton's WordNet

split

separate, part, split up, split, break, break up

discontinue an association or relation; go different ways

— Princeton's WordNet

break up

separate, part, split up, split, break, break up

discontinue an association or relation; go different ways

— Princeton's WordNet

separate

separate, part, split up, split, break, break up

discontinue an association or relation; go different ways

— Princeton's WordNet

periphrasis

circumlocution, periphrasis, ambage

a style that involves indirect ways of expressing things

— Princeton's WordNet

part

separate, part, split up, split, break, break up

discontinue an association or relation; go different ways

— Princeton's WordNet

leading astray

leading astray, leading off

the act of enticing others into sinful ways

— Princeton's WordNet

split up

separate, part, split up, split, break, break up

discontinue an association or relation; go different ways

— Princeton's WordNet

leading off

leading astray, leading off

the act of enticing others into sinful ways

— Princeton's WordNet

ambage

circumlocution, periphrasis, ambage

a style that involves indirect ways of expressing things

— Princeton's WordNet

break

separate, part, split up, split, break, break up

discontinue an association or relation; go different ways

— Princeton's WordNet

circumlocution

circumlocution, periphrasis, ambage

a style that involves indirect ways of expressing things

— Princeton's WordNet

slice and dice

slice and dice

To rearrange or analyze in a number of different ways, often arbitrarily.

— Wiktionary

pop feminism

pop feminism

the belief that women are in all ways superior to men

— Wiktionary

Modernist

Modernist

one who admires the moderns, or their ways and fashions

— Webster Dictionary

urbanize

urbanize, urbanise

impart urban habits, ways of life, or responsibilities upon

— Princeton's WordNet

cost ledger

cost ledger

ledger showing the accumulated costs classified in various ways

— Princeton's WordNet

urbanise

urbanize, urbanise

impart urban habits, ways of life, or responsibilities upon

— Princeton's WordNet

double-edged

double-edged

capable of being interpreted in two usually contradictory ways

— Princeton's WordNet

ossification

ossification

the process of becoming set in one's ways or beliefs; rigid conventionality

— Wiktionary

ingenuity

ingenuity

The ability to solve difficult problems, often in original and creative ways

— Wiktionary

muliebrity

femininity, muliebrity

the trait of behaving in ways considered typical for women

— Princeton's WordNet

masculinity

masculinity

the trait of behaving in ways considered typical for men

— Princeton's WordNet

femininity

femininity, muliebrity

the trait of behaving in ways considered typical for women

— Princeton's WordNet

hemicryptophyte

hemicryptophyte

Any plant whose buds rest on the surface, being protected in various ways

— Wiktionary

its never too late to mend

its never too late to mend

You're never too old to change your ways. Learning is always possible.

— Wiktionary

timeserver

timeserver

one who conforms to current ways and opinions for personal advantage

— Princeton's WordNet

Direct

Direct

straightforward; not of crooked ways, or swerving from truth and openness; sincere; outspoken

— Webster Dictionary

Upright

Upright

morally erect; having rectitude; honest; just; as, a man upright in all his ways

— Webster Dictionary

basically

basically

in most important ways; = essentially

— Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

manner

manner

socially acceptable ways of behaving

— Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

conventional

conventional

(of person) preferring traditional ways

— Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

exercising

exercise, exercising, physical exercise, physical exertion, workout

the activity of exerting your muscles in various ways to keep fit

— Princeton's WordNet

workout

exercise, exercising, physical exercise, physical exertion, workout

the activity of exerting your muscles in various ways to keep fit

— Princeton's WordNet

physical exercise

exercise, exercising, physical exercise, physical exertion, workout

the activity of exerting your muscles in various ways to keep fit

— Princeton's WordNet

exercise

exercise, exercising, physical exercise, physical exertion, workout

the activity of exerting your muscles in various ways to keep fit

— Princeton's WordNet

physical exertion

exercise, exercising, physical exercise, physical exertion, workout

the activity of exerting your muscles in various ways to keep fit

— Princeton's WordNet

crank

crank

A person who is considered strange or odd by others. They may behave in unconventional ways.

— Wiktionary

conservative

conservative

avoiding change and preferring traditional ways

— Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

day return

day return

a return ticket (at reduced fare) for traveling both ways in the same day

— Princeton's WordNet

Poppet

Poppet

one of certain upright timbers on the bilge ways, used to support a vessel in launching

— Webster Dictionary

composability

composability

The condition of being modular in a variety of ways

— Wiktionary

cultured

cultured

Learned in the ways of civilized society; civilized; refined.

— Wiktionary

modernize

modernize

To become modern in appearance, or adopt modern ways

— Wiktionary

anticlastic

anticlastic

curved in opposite ways in two directions; saddle-shaped

— Wiktionary

polyergic

polyergic

Having multiple functions, or functioning in multiple ways

— Wiktionary

contrarily

contrarily

In a contrary manner; in opposite ways or directions

— Wiktionary

worldly-wise

worldly-wise

experienced in the ways of the world; sophisticated and cosmopolitan

— Wiktionary

togo

togo

To go different ways; go asunder; diverge; split; part; differ.

— Wiktionary

basepath

basepath

The grassless ways around the baseball diamond on which runners advance.

— Wiktionary

countrywoman

countrywoman

A woman who lives in the country or has retained country ways

— Wiktionary

strain

form, variant, strain, var.

(biology) a group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups

— Princeton's WordNet

form

form, variant, strain, var.

(biology) a group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups

— Princeton's WordNet

variant

form, variant, strain, var.

(biology) a group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups

— Princeton's WordNet

var.

form, variant, strain, var.

(biology) a group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups

— Princeton's WordNet

Fourth World

Fourth World

Collectively, peoples living nomadic, pastoral, hunter-gatherer or other ways of life outside the modern industrial norm.

— Wiktionary

chigger

chigger

derogatory term for an East Asian person who behaves in ways similar to a stereotypical urban African American.

— Wiktionary

trifarious

trifarious

Facing three ways; arranged in three vertical ranks, like the leaves of veratrum.

— Wiktionary

Presbyterian

Presbyterian

A person set in their ways, or who doesn't drink, smoke or have sex.

— Wiktionary

comma

comma

a small or very small interval between two enharmonic notes tuned in different ways.

— Wiktionary

conservative

conservative

sb who avoids change and prefers traditional ways

— Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

biological

biological

relating to ways of fighting wars using disease

— Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

tune in, turn on, drop out

tune in, turn on, drop out

Pay attention to the new way of living; take drugs; abandon the established ways.

— Wiktionary

Distraction

Distraction

state in which the attention is called in different ways; confusion; perplexity

— Webster Dictionary

Trifarious

Trifarious

facing three ways; arranged in three vertical ranks, as the leaves of veratrum

— Webster Dictionary

femininity

femininity

the quality of looking or behaving in feminine ways

— Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

polyphone

polyphone

A letter, or combination of letters, that can be pronounced in two or more different ways

— Wiktionary

Wikipedian

Wikipedian

A person who contributes to Wikipedia, especially a regular contributor versed in the ways of the site.

— Wiktionary

she-devil

she-devil

A woman whose bad temper, cruelty or wicked ways are so extreme as to evoke an image of the devil.

— Wiktionary

macho

macho

tending to display manly characteristics, such as domineering, fierceness, bravado, etc., in ways that are showily and histrionically tough

— Wiktionary

written

written

set down in writing in any of various ways

— Princeton's WordNet

unsophisticated

unsophisticated, unworldly

not wise in the ways of the world

— Princeton's WordNet

unworldly

unsophisticated, unworldly

not wise in the ways of the world

— Princeton's WordNet

ruralist

countryman, ruralist

a man who lives in the country and has country ways

— Princeton's WordNet

countrywoman

countrywoman

a woman who lives in the country and has country ways

— Princeton's WordNet

countryman

countryman, ruralist

a man who lives in the country and has country ways

— Princeton's WordNet

worldly-wise

worldly-wise

experienced in and wise to the ways of the world

— Princeton's WordNet

revolution

revolution

a drastic and far-reaching change in ways of thinking and behaving

— Princeton's WordNet

cordaites

Cordaites, genus Cordaites

tall Paleozoic trees superficially resembling modern screw pines; structurally intermediate in some ways between cycads and conifers

— Princeton's WordNet

genus cordaites

Cordaites, genus Cordaites

tall Paleozoic trees superficially resembling modern screw pines; structurally intermediate in some ways between cycads and conifers

— Princeton's WordNet

pun

pun

a word or phrase that can be understood in two ways

— Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

law

law

paying no attention to rules or accepted ways of behaving

— Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

develop

develop, make grow

cause to grow and differentiate in ways conforming to its natural development

— Princeton's WordNet

make grow

develop, make grow

cause to grow and differentiate in ways conforming to its natural development

— Princeton's WordNet

connectivity

connectivity

In a graph, a measure of concatenated adjacency (the number of ways that points are connected to each other)

— Wiktionary

gait

gait

One of the different ways in which a horse can move, either naturally or as a result of training.

— Wiktionary

multiply

multiply

in several ways; in a multiple manner

— Princeton's WordNet

bag of tricks

bag of tricks

a supply of ways of accomplishing something

— Princeton's WordNet

Manifold

Manifold

exhibited at divers times or in various ways; -- used to qualify nouns in the singular number

— Webster Dictionary

tignon

tignon

an article of woman's headgear consisting of a piece of material tied in individual ways

— Wiktionary

mainstream

mainstream

the ideas or ways of doing things used by most people

— Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

Coup

Coup

a sudden stroke; an unexpected device or stratagem; -- a term used in various ways to convey the idea of promptness and force

— Webster Dictionary

reciprocal altruism

reciprocal altruism

Used in biology to describe the phenomenon of two animals acting in ways which mutually benefit one another.

— Wiktionary

politician

politician

a schemer who tries to gain advantage in an organization in sly or underhanded ways

— Princeton's WordNet

Humorist

Humorist

one who has some peculiarity or eccentricity of character, which he indulges in odd or whimsical ways

— Webster Dictionary

Bifarious

Bifarious

pointing two ways, as leaves that grow only on opposite sides of a branch; in two vertical rows

— Webster Dictionary

Contrarily

Contrarily

in a contrary manner; in opposition; on the other side; in opposite ways

— Webster Dictionary

cross-fertilisation

cross-fertilization, cross-fertilisation

interchange between different cultures or different ways of thinking that is mutually productive and beneficial

— Princeton's WordNet

cross-fertilization

cross-fertilization, cross-fertilisation

interchange between different cultures or different ways of thinking that is mutually productive and beneficial

— Princeton's WordNet

dopiaza

dopiaza

A style of curry, usually of medium strength (heat) prepared with onions that have been cooked in two different ways.

— Wiktionary

Palter

Palter

to trifle with; to waste; to squander in paltry ways or on worthless things

— Webster Dictionary

detribalisation

detribalization, detribalisation

the act of causing tribal people to abandon their customs and adopt urban ways of living

— Princeton's WordNet

detribalization

detribalization, detribalisation

the act of causing tribal people to abandon their customs and adopt urban ways of living

— Princeton's WordNet

usage

usage

The ways and contexts in which spoken and written words are used, determined by a lexicographer's intuition or from corpus analysis.

— Wiktionary

Tobacco

Tobacco

the leaves of the plant prepared for smoking, chewing, etc., by being dried, cured, and manufactured in various ways

— Webster Dictionary

multipotentiality

multipotentiality

The capacity to develop in multiple ways; the state of having multiple potentialities

— Wiktionary

fringe

fringe

relating to ways of thinking that are far from what is considered normal

— Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

Nonverbal Communication

Nonverbal Communication

Transmission of emotions, ideas, and attitudes between individuals in ways other than the spoken language.

— U.S. National Library of Medicine

worldly

worldly

Sophisticated, especially because of surfeit; versed in the ways of the world.

— Wiktionary

oyster bar

oyster bar

a bar (as in a restaurant) that specializes in oysters prepared in different ways

— Princeton's WordNet

entrained thinking

entrained thinking

A conditioned response that occurs when people are blocked from understanding and using new ways of thinking by the perspectives they acquired through past experience.

— Wiktionary

bipotentiality

bipotentiality

The capacity to develop in either of two different ways, especially to become either male or female

— Wiktionary

mad scientist

mad scientist

A stock character in popular fiction; a bumbling scientist working on unlikely ways to save the world, or a villainous one bent on destroying it.

— Wiktionary

Spur

Spur

a piece of timber fixed on the bilge ways before launching, having the upper ends bolted to the vessel's side

— Webster Dictionary

attitude

attitude, mental attitude

a complex mental state involving beliefs and feelings and values and dispositions to act in certain ways

— Princeton's WordNet

mental attitude

attitude, mental attitude

a complex mental state involving beliefs and feelings and values and dispositions to act in certain ways

— Princeton's WordNet

flair bartending

flair bartending

Practice of bartenders entertaining guests, clientele or audiences with the manipulation of bar tools (e.g. cocktail shakers) and liquor bottles in tricky, dazzling ways.

— Wiktionary

mumpsimus

mumpsimus

A person who obstinately adheres to old ways in spite of clear evidence that they are wrong; an ignorant and bigoted opponent of reform.

— Wiktionary

world-weary

world-weary

Tired of the ways of the world; fashionably despaired.

— Wiktionary

Digenesis

Digenesis

the faculty of multiplying in two ways; -- by ova fecundated by spermatic fluid, and asexually, as by buds. See Parthenogenesis

— Webster Dictionary

Viatecture

Viatecture

the art of making roads or ways for traveling, including the construction of bridges, canals, viaducts, etc

— Webster Dictionary

systems analysis

systems analysis

analysis of all aspects of a project along with ways to collect information about the operation of its parts

— Princeton's WordNet

blase

blase, worldly

very sophisticated especially because of surfeit; versed in the ways of the world

— Princeton's WordNet

worldly

blase, worldly

very sophisticated especially because of surfeit; versed in the ways of the world

— Princeton's WordNet

irritability

irritability

A natural susceptibility, characteristic of all living organisms, tissues, and cells, to the influence of certain stimuli, response being manifested in a variety of ways.

— Wiktionary

plasma

plasma

A visual effect in which cycles of changing colours are warped in various ways to give the illusion of liquid organic movement.

— Wiktionary

tin god

tin god

An individual that abuses or exceeds his authority over others, frequently in petty ways; for example a low-level manager in situational comedies and other entertainment.

— Wiktionary

lubberly

lubberly

Lacking in seamanship; of or suitable to a landlubber who is new to being at sea and unfamiliar with the ways of a sailor.

— Wiktionary

Presbyterian

Presbyterian

(also with lower case p) Describing a person set in their ways or doesn't smoke, drink or have sex, particularly one religious and/or Scottish; a Puritan.

— Wiktionary

push

push

to do things or think in more creative or extreme ways

— Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

squint like a bag of nails

squint like a bag of nails

To squint very much, as though one's eyes were directed as many ways as the points of a bag of nails.

— Wiktionary

shared

shared

Used by multiple entities or for multiple purposes or in multiple ways.

— Wiktionary

worldliness

worldliness

The quality of being worldly; familiarity with the ways of the world.

— Wiktionary

mineral water

mineral water

Water, containing dissolved minerals, which has been treated in any of several ways (filtering, aerating etc) before being bottled; used either therapeutically or out of preference.

— Wiktionary

Martianism

Martianism

A minor movement in British poetry in the late 1970s and early 1980s, a kind of surrealism in which familiar things are described in unfamiliar ways.

— Wiktionary

swing door

swing door

A door that is opened by either pushing or pulling from either side (i.e. opens both ways) and is not normally capable of being locked.

— Wiktionary

Dispread

Dispread

to spread abroad, or different ways; to spread apart; to open; as, the sun dispreads his beams

— Webster Dictionary

respect

respect

in this way/in many ways

— Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

Crisscross

Crisscross

in opposite directions; in a way to cross something else; crossing one another at various angles and in various ways

— Webster Dictionary

house of correction

house of correction

A residential penitentiary facility, an institution where criminals or wayward people (notably youth) are sent to have their ways 'corrected' trough a penal regime officially intended to reeducate them

— Wiktionary

camouflage

camouflage

ways of hiding sb or sth making them look similar to land around them

— Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

Propylene

Propylene

a colorless gaseous hydrocarbon (C3H6) of the ethylene series, having a garlic odor. It occurs in coal gas, and is produced artificially in various ways. Called also propene

— Webster Dictionary

habitude

habitude

A chemical term used in the plural to denote the various ways in which one substance reacts with another; chemical reaction.

— Wiktionary

edward

Edward, Edward VII, Albert Edward

King of England from 1901 to 1910; son of Victoria and Prince Albert; famous for his elegant sporting ways (1841-1910)

— Princeton's WordNet

albert edward

Edward, Edward VII, Albert Edward

King of England from 1901 to 1910; son of Victoria and Prince Albert; famous for his elegant sporting ways (1841-1910)

— Princeton's WordNet

edward vii

Edward, Edward VII, Albert Edward

King of England from 1901 to 1910; son of Victoria and Prince Albert; famous for his elegant sporting ways (1841-1910)

— Princeton's WordNet

ethnic

cultural, ethnic, ethnical

denoting or deriving from or distinctive of the ways of living built up by a group of people

— Princeton's WordNet

cultural

cultural, ethnic, ethnical

denoting or deriving from or distinctive of the ways of living built up by a group of people

— Princeton's WordNet

ethnical

cultural, ethnic, ethnical

denoting or deriving from or distinctive of the ways of living built up by a group of people

— Princeton's WordNet

Girlish

Girlish

like, or characteristic of, a girl; of or pertaining to girlhood; innocent; artless; immature; weak; as, girlish ways; girlish grief

— Webster Dictionary

mumblety-peg

mumblety-peg, mumble-the-peg

a game in which players throw or flip a jackknife in various ways so that the knife sticks in the ground

— Princeton's WordNet

mumble-the-peg

mumblety-peg, mumble-the-peg

a game in which players throw or flip a jackknife in various ways so that the knife sticks in the ground

— Princeton's WordNet

belemnite

belemnite

An extinct group of Mesozoic marine cephalopod, very similar in many ways to the modern squid and closely related to the modern cuttlefish.

— Wiktionary

prokhorov

Prokhorov, Aleksandr Prokhorov, Aleksandr Mikjailovich Prokhorov

Russian physicist whose research into ways of moving electrons around atoms led to the development of masers and lasers for producing high-intensity radiation (1916-2002)

— Princeton's WordNet

aleksandr mikjailovich prokhorov

Prokhorov, Aleksandr Prokhorov, Aleksandr Mikjailovich Prokhorov

Russian physicist whose research into ways of moving electrons around atoms led to the development of masers and lasers for producing high-intensity radiation (1916-2002)

— Princeton's WordNet

aleksandr prokhorov

Prokhorov, Aleksandr Prokhorov, Aleksandr Mikjailovich Prokhorov

Russian physicist whose research into ways of moving electrons around atoms led to the development of masers and lasers for producing high-intensity radiation (1916-2002)

— Princeton's WordNet

Philopena

Philopena

a present or gift which is made as a forfeit in a social game that is played in various ways; also, the game itself

— Webster Dictionary

Pedagogue

Pedagogue

one who by teaching has become formal, positive, or pedantic in his ways; one who has the manner of a schoolmaster; a pedant

— Webster Dictionary

Vendidad

Vendidad

A collection of texts within the greater compendium of the Avesta. By content, an enumeration of various manifestations of evil spirits, and ways to confound them.

— Wiktionary

wrecker

wrecker

In the Soviet Union, someone accused of the formal charge of wrecking, that is, undermining the state in intangible ways.

— Wiktionary

card

card

one of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and used for playing games or for telling fortunes

— Princeton's WordNet

mineralogy

mineralogy

the branch of geology that studies minerals: their structure and properties and the ways of distinguishing them

— Princeton's WordNet

giro account

giro account

an account at a post office that can be used in similar ways to an account at a bank

— Princeton's WordNet

rhetorical mode

rhetorical mode

One of the several ways of writing that include variety, conventions, and purposes of writing, such as exposition, argumentation, description, and narration.

— Wiktionary

Range

Range

an extended cooking apparatus of cast iron, set in brickwork, and affording conveniences for various ways of cooking; also, a kind of cooking stove

— Webster Dictionary

Social Control, Informal

Social Control, Informal

Those forms of control which are exerted in less concrete and tangible ways, as through folkways, mores, conventions, and public sentiment.

— U.S. National Library of Medicine

Phallus

Phallus

the emblem of the generative power in nature, carried in procession in the Bacchic orgies, or worshiped in various ways

— Webster Dictionary

latus rectum

latus rectum

The line drawn through a focus of a conic section parallel to the directrix and terminated both ways by the curve. It is the parameter of the principal axis.

— Wiktionary

pedagogue

pedagogue

A pedant; one who by teaching has become overly formal or pedantic in his or her ways; one who has the manner of a teacher.

— Wiktionary

standing seam

standing seam

A type of seam between adjacent sheets of metal roofing material made by turning up the edges of two adjacent panels and then folding or interlocking them in a variety of ways.

— Wiktionary

language

language

one of the many ways of talking that exist in different countries around the world

— Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

Launch

Launch

the movement of a vessel from land into the water; especially, the sliding on ways from the stocks on which it is built

— Webster Dictionary

provincial

provincial

Exhibiting the ways or manners of a province; characteristic of the inhabitants of a province.

— Wiktionary

Goudron

Goudron

a small fascine or fagot, steeped in wax, pitch, and glue, used in various ways, as for igniting buildings or works, or to light ditches and ramparts

— Webster Dictionary

Myriorama

Myriorama

a picture made up of several smaller pictures, drawn upon separate pieces in such a manner as to admit of combination in many different ways, thus producing a great variety of scenes or landscapes

— Webster Dictionary

equal sign

equal sign

A symbol ( = ) used in mathematics to indicate that two values are the same, and elsewhere in various other ways, such as (formerly) to separate the signature from the content of a telegram.

— Wiktionary

techniques

techniques

Non-prescriptive ways or methods used to perform missions, functions, or tasks. See also procedures; tactics. (CJCSI 5120.02)

— Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

hyperrealism

hyperrealism

A compositional style defined by Noah Creshevsky as "an electroacoustic musical language constructed from sounds that are found in our shared environment (realism), handled in ways that are somehow exaggerated or excessive (hyper)."

— Wiktionary

papadom

papadom

A thin, crisp Indian bread made from lentil flour, optionally spiced or flavoured in various ways and eaten with chutneys as a starter or as an accompaniment to a meal. Papadoms can be grilled or deep-fried.

— Wiktionary

Provincial

Provincial

exhibiting the ways or manners of a province; characteristic of the inhabitants of a province; not cosmopolitan; countrified; not polished; rude; hence, narrow; illiberal

— Webster Dictionary

Inheritance Patterns

Inheritance Patterns

The different ways GENES and their ALLELES interact during the transmission of genetic traits that effect the outcome of GENE EXPRESSION.

— U.S. National Library of Medicine

seam

seam

(Construction) A joint formed by mating two separate sections of materials. Seams can be made or sealed in a varity of ways, including adhesive bonding, hot-air welding, solvent welding, using adhesive tapes, sealant, etc.

— Wiktionary

Knot

Knot

a fastening together of the pars or ends of one or more threads, cords, ropes, etc., by any one of various ways of tying or entangling

— Webster Dictionary

Career

Career

Career describes an individuals' journey through learning, work and other aspects of life. There are a number of ways to define a career and the term is used in a variety of ways.

— Freebase

memetic engineering

memetic engineering

The process of creating and developing theories or ideologies based on an analytical study of societies, cultures, their ways of thinking and the evolution of their minds.

— Wiktionary

Estrogen Receptor alpha

Estrogen Receptor alpha

One of the ESTROGEN RECEPTORS that has marked affinity for ESTRADIOL. Its expression and function differs from, and in some ways opposes, ESTROGEN RECEPTOR BETA.

— U.S. National Library of Medicine

Jing

Jing

A relatively uncommon Chinese family name. In Chinese, there are several possible ways to write it, each with a different meaning: u4E95 (water well), u666F (scenery), u4EAC (capital), u834A (thorns), u7D93/u7ECF (passing through), u66F4 (more), u656C (respect), u9756 (peaceful).

— Wiktionary

Sherbet

Sherbet

a refreshing drink, common in the East, made of the juice of some fruit, diluted, sweetened, and flavored in various ways; as, orange sherbet; lemon sherbet; raspberry sherbet, etc

— Webster Dictionary

possessive case

possessive case

: case used to express direct possession, ownership, origin, etc. Though similar in many ways to the genitive case, it is not the same. Languages that have the possessive case include English and Quenya.

— Wiktionary

industrial engineering

industrial engineering, industrial management

the branch of engineering that deals with the creation and management of systems that integrate people and materials and energy in productive ways

— Princeton's WordNet

industrial management

industrial engineering, industrial management

the branch of engineering that deals with the creation and management of systems that integrate people and materials and energy in productive ways

— Princeton's WordNet

cradle

cradle

A framework of timbers, or iron bars, moving upon ways or rollers, used to support, lift, or carry ships or other vessels, heavy guns, etc., as up an inclined plane, or across a strip of land, or in launching a ship.

— Wiktionary

Mortar

Mortar

a building material made by mixing lime, cement, or plaster of Paris, with sand, water, and sometimes other materials; -- used in masonry for joining stones, bricks, etc., also for plastering, and in other ways

— Webster Dictionary

Cradle

Cradle

a framework of timbers, or iron bars, moving upon ways or rollers, used to support, lift, or carry ships or other vessels, heavy guns, etc., as up an inclined plane, or across a strip of land, or in launching a ship

— Webster Dictionary

cosmodicy

cosmodicy

A justification of the fundamental goodness of the universe, especially in regard to the existence of evil and suffering in the world; a work or discourse justifying the ways of the universe.

— Wiktionary

supported by their skill, knowledge, and experience

supported by their skill, knowledge, and experience

to design strategies, campaigns, and major operations and organize and employ military forces. Operational art integrates ends, ways, and means across the levels of war.

— Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

Latus rectum

Latus rectum

the line drawn through a focus of a conic section parallel to the directrix and terminated both ways by the curve. It is the parameter of the principal axis. See Focus, and Parameter

— Webster Dictionary

theodicy

theodicy

A justification of a deity, or the attributes of a deity, especially in regard to the existence of evil and suffering in the world; a work or discourse justifying the ways of God.

— Wiktionary

Enamel

Enamel

the intensely hard calcified tissue entering into the composition of teeth. It merely covers the exposed parts of the teeth of man, but in many animals is intermixed in various ways with the dentine and cement

— Webster Dictionary

engineering

engineering

the profession in which a knowledge of the mathematical and natural sciences gained by study, experience, and practice is applied with judgment to develop ways to use economically the materials and forces of nature for the benefit of mankind

— Wiktionary

ambigram

ambigram

A design that may be read as the same word or phrase (or sometimes two different words or phrases) when oriented in two different ways, usually when reflected in a vertical axis or when rotated through 180 degrees.

— Wiktionary

Disturbance

Disturbance

the hindering or disquieting of a person in the lawful and peaceable enjoyment of his right; the interruption of a right; as, the disturbance of a franchise, of common, of ways, and the like

— Webster Dictionary


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