cirripedia: Associated Words Filter by Noun/Verb/Adjective/Adverb, Position, Positive/Negative, Common/Rare, Syllables & more. Words described by cirripedia & Words describing cirripedia
- adjective of or relating to the chest or thorax
- pectoral organ
- noun (biology) a taxonomic category below a class and above an order
- noun type genus of the family Balanidae
- adjective having or growing on or from a peduncle or stalk
- a pedunculate flower
- a pedunculate barnacle is attached to the substrate by a fleshy foot or stalk
- noun a temporary police force
posse; posse comitatus.
- verb have as an attribute, knowledge, or skill
- he possesses great knowledge about the Middle East
- noun someone whose style is out of fashion
fogey; dodo; fogy.
- noun the remains (or an impression) of a plant or animal that existed in a past geological age and that has been excavated from the soil
- adjective brought together in one place
- the collected works of Milton
- the gathered folds of the skirt
- verb get or gather together
amass; roll up; compile; collect; accumulate; hoard; pile up.
- I am accumulating evidence for the man's unfaithfulness to his wife
- She is amassing a lot of data for her thesis
- She rolled up a small fortune
- adjective permanently attached to a substrate; not free to move about
- sessile marine animals and plants
- adjective attached directly by the base; not having an intervening stalk
- sessile flowers
- the shell of a sessile barnacle is attached directly to a substrate
- noun (often plural) a command given by a superior (e.g., a military or law enforcement officer) that must be obeyed
- the British ships dropped anchor and waited for orders from London
- noun a degree in a continuum of size or quantity
order of magnitude.
- it was on the order of a mile
- an explosion of a low order of magnitude
- noun a written work or composition that has been published (printed on pages bound together)
- I am reading a good book on economics
- noun physical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together
- he used a large book as a doorstop
- noun a collection of things sharing a common attribute
- there are two classes of detergents
- noun a body of students who are taught together
grade; course; form.
- early morning classes are always sleepy
- adjective relating to or caused by parasites
- parasitic infection
- adjective of or pertaining to epenthesis
- adjective satellite perplexed by many conflicting situations or statements; filled with bewilderment
baffled; bewildered; bemused; lost; confused; befuddled; at sea; mazed; mixed-up.
- obviously bemused by his questions
- bewildered and confused
- a cloudy and confounded philosopher
- just a mixed-up kid
- she felt lost on the first day of school
- verb be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly
bedevil; discombobulate; confuse; fox; confound; befuddle; fuddle; throw.
- These questions confuse even the experts
- This question completely threw me
- This question befuddled even the teacher
- noun an illustration that is drawn by hand and published in a book, magazine, or newspaper
- it is shown by the drawing in Fig. 7
- noun a representation of forms or objects on a surface by means of lines
- drawings of abstract forms
- he did complicated pen-and-ink drawings like medieval miniatures
- noun the seat within a bishop's diocese where his cathedral is located
- verb perceive by sight or have the power to perceive by sight
- You have to be a good observer to see all the details
- Can you see the bird in that tree?
- He is blind--he cannot see
- noun a social unit living together
house; household; menage; home.
- he moved his family to Virginia
- It was a good Christian household
- I waited until the whole house was asleep
- the teacher asked how many people made up his home
- noun primary social group; parents and children
- he wanted to have a good job before starting a family
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