pyromorphite

Pyromorphite


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. a mineral consisting of lead chloride and phosphate; a minor source of lead (context:substance)

pyromorphite

pyrostat

Pyrostat


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. a thermostat that operates at very high temperatures (context:artifact)

pyrostat

pyrolignic

Pyrolignic


– definition :

  • (adjective)
    1. of a substance produced by the effect of heat on wood, especially by destructive distillation (context:pert)

pyrolignic

pyrrhotine

Pyrrhotine


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. a brownish iron sulfide mineral (FeS) having weak magnetic properties (context:substance)

pyrrhotine

pyrope

Pyrope


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. a deep red garnet used as a gemstone (context:substance)

pyrope

pyrularia pubera

Pyrularia pubera


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. shrub of southeastern United States parasitic on roots of hemlocks having sparse spikes of greenish flowers and pulpy drupes (context:plant)

pyrularia pubera

pyrotechnic

Pyrotechnic


– definition :

  • (adjective)
    1. suggestive of fireworks (context:all)
    2. of or relating to the craft of making fireworks (context:pert)
  • (noun)
    1. (usually plural) a device with an explosive that burns at a low rate and with colored flames; can be used to illuminate areas or send signals etc. (context:artifact)


– Sample : “pyrotechnic”

  • a pyrotechnic wit
  • pyrotechnic keyboard virtuosity
  • pyrotechnic smokes
pyrotechnic