EUdict





Insert:

EUdict :: English-English dictionary

Results for: able to slow something, hindering, tending to slow down a particular action, delaying, slowing agent, substance which reduces the speed of a chemical reaction (Chemistry)Translations: 130 / 3372
 English English
able to slow something, hindering, tending to slow down a particular action, delaying, slowing agent, substance which reduces the speed of a chemical reaction (Chemistry)retardant
(1) The total amount of money being borrowed or lent. (2) The party affected by agent decisions in a principal-agent relationship.Principal
(about a chemical compound) quality of being optically inactive because it contains equal amounts of levorotatory and dextrorotatory isomers of the same compound (Chemistry)racemism
(about a gel) changing into a fluid when stirred or shaken (Chemistry), sometimes fluid and sometimes a gelthixotropic
(about a gland) secreting products formed by the breakdown of glandular cells, secreting own substanceholocrine
(about a molecule) having a head end that attracts water and a tail end that repels it, hydrophilic at one end and hydrophobic at the other (Chemistry)amphipathic
(about a substance) retaining moisture, absorbent substance, moisture-absorbinghumectant
(about fats) containing two or more double bonds in each molecule (Chemistry), low in cholesterolpolyunsaturated
(Ac) radioactive metallic element (Chemistry), radioactive elementactinium
(Ag) monovalent silver (Chemistry), precious metal having a shiny white colorargentum
(Ag) whitish metallic element (Chemistry); element used to make jewelry, coins, etc.; coins made of silver; money; silverware; grayish-white metallic color, `:Ag, coat something with silversilver
(Anatomy) creation of a myelin sheath, development of a fatty substance which covers the axiom of nerve cellsmyelination
(Anatomy) having a myelin sheath, containing a fatty substance which covers the axiom of nerve cells, surrounded by myelin sheathmyelinated
(Anatomy) production of a myelin sheath, development of a fatty substance which covers the axiom of nerve cellsmyelinization
(Ba) white metallic element (Chemistry), `:Ba, silver-white chemical elementbarium
(Be) lightweight metallic chemical element commonly used in alloys, `:Beberyllium
(Biochemistry) of opsonin (substance in the blood which aids in the destruction of bacteria), of opsoninsopsonic
(Biochemistry) production of opsonin (substance in the blood which aids in the elimination of bacteria)opsonize
(Biology) of nucleoplasm (substance in the cell nucleus)nucleoplasmatic
(Biology) of nucleoplasm (substance in the cell nucleus)nucleoplasmic
(Biology) produce chemical compounds using solar energy (esp. in plants), to produce carbohydrates by photosynthesisphotosynthesize
(Biology) protein substance which is found in horn (also in nails, hair, hoofs, etc.), fibrous proteinkeratin
(Biology, Chemistry, Philosophy) monad (simplest indivisible unit, entity, or cell)monas
(British) prison (Slang), tending to chokechoky
(Cd) bluish-white toxic metallic element related to zinc and sometimes found in zinc ores (Chemistry), `:Cd, metallic chemical elementcadmium
(Chemistry) able to be hydrolyzed, able to be broken down by means of water (of a chemical compound)hydrolyzable
(Chemistry) able to crystallize into a form similar to that of a different compound or mineral (of a compound or mineral), able to crystallize like another chemicalisomorphous
(Chemistry) acid phosphate, mixture containing calcium acid phosphate and calcium sulfate (mainly used as an agricultural fertilizer)superphosphate
(Chemistry) act of combining with an acid to form a salt; act of mixing with a saltsalification
(Chemistry) act or process of depolymerizing, act or process of separating a polymer into monomers (also depolymerisation)depolymerization
Search time: 0.024 seconds. Next »

About Eudict

EUdict (European dictionary) is a collection of online dictionaries for the languages spoken mostly in Europe. These dictionaries are the result of the work of many authors who worked very hard and finally offered their product free of charge on the internet thus making it easier to all of us to communicate with each other. Some of the dictionaries have only a few thousand words, others have more than 250,000. Some of the words may be incorrectly translated or mistyped. More information

Please help us improve this site by translating its interface into your language!

Total number of language pairs: 414
Total number of translations (in millions): 11.6

Mobile version
Advertisements