zinc deficiency

Zinc deficiency


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. a deficiency caused by inadequate zinc in the diet or by liver disease or cystic fibrosis or other diseases (context:state)

zinc deficiency

zip fastener

Zip fastener


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. a fastener for locking together two toothed edges by means of a sliding tab (context:artifact)

zip fastener

zodiacal light

Zodiacal light


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. a luminous tract in the sky; a reflection of sunlight from cosmic dust in the plane of the ecliptic; visible just before sunrise and just after sunset (context:phenomenon)

zodiacal light

zoroastrian

Zoroastrian


– definition :

  • (adjective)
    1. of or pertaining to Zoroaster or the religion he founded (context:pert)
  • (noun)
    1. follower of Zoroaster and Zoroastrianism (context:person)

zoroastrian

zyrian

Zyrian


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. the Finnic language spoken by the Komi (context:communication)

zyrian

zinger

Zinger


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. a striking or amusing or caustic remark (context:communication)


– Sample : “zinger”

  • he always greeted me with a new zinger
  • she tried to think of some killer of an argument, a real zinger that would disarm all opposition
zinger

zirconium dioxide

Zirconium dioxide


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. a white crystalline oxide; used in refractories and in insulation and abrasives and enamels and glazes (context:substance)

zirconium dioxide