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Iron

Iron 1. to smooth with an instrument of iron; especially, to smooth, as cloth, with a heated flatiron; sometimes used with... Read More

Irony

Irony 1. Made or consisting of iron; partaking of iron; iron; as, irony chains; irony particles. 2. Resembling iron taste,... Read More

Oxidation

Oxidation Definition How do we define oxidation? There are several definitions of the oxidation process. Oxidation can be... Read More

Biotic factor

Biotic Factor Definition Biotic factors (also known as biotic components) are the living component in an ecosystem. The... Read More

Steel

steel 1. (Science: chemistry) A variety of iron intermediate in composition and properties between wrought iron and cast... Read More

Ferrous lactate

Definition noun A greenish white crystal or (powder) made up of iron (Fe2+) and lactate anions Supplement Ferrous lactate is... Read More

Malleable

Malleable Capable of being extended or shaped by beating with a hammer, or by the pressure of rollers; applied to metals.... Read More

Reduce

reduce 1. To bring or lead back to any former place or condition. And to his brother's house reduced his wife. (Chapman) The... Read More

Forge

Forge 1. A place or establishment where iron or other metals are wrought by heating and hammering; especially, a furnace, or... Read More

Mineral

Definition noun plural: minerals min·er·al, ˈmɪn.əɹ.əl Any of the various naturally-occurring abiogenic substances,... Read More

Tanks

tank A large basin or cistern; an artificial receptacle for liquids. Tank engine, a locomotive which carries the water and... Read More

Martial

Martial 1. Of, pertaining to, or suited for, war; military; as, martial music; a martial appearance. Martial equipage. 2.... Read More

Element

Element Definition noun plural: elements el‧e‧ment, ˈel.ɪ.mənt (biochemistry) A substance that cannot be... Read More

Magnetosome

Definition noun, plural: magnetosomes A membranous cytoplasmic structure containing mineral crystals that enable certain... Read More

Anaerobic respiration

Anaerobic Respiration Definition What is anaerobic respiration? Anaerobic respiration is a respiratory process that occurs... Read More

Stirrups

stirrup 1. A kind of ring, or bent piece of metal, wood, leather, or the like, horizontal in one part for receiving the foot... Read More

Stirrup

The stirrup-shaped ossicle that transmits sound from the incus to the cochlea.stirrup 1. A kind of ring, or bent piece of... Read More

Dog

Dog 1. (Science: zoology) a quadruped of the genus Canis, especially. The domestic dog (c. Familiaris). The dog is... Read More

Ball

Ball 1. Any round or roundish body or mass; a sphere or globe; as, a ball of twine; a ball of snow. 2. A spherical body of... Read More

Hemosiderin

Definition noun A yellow-brown pigment containing iron, derived mainly from hemoglobin and produced through... Read More

Dextriferron

Dextriferron (Science: drug, haematology) a colloidal solution of ferric hydroxide in complex with partially hydrolyzed... Read More

Wire

wire 1. To bind with wire; to attach with wires; to apply wire to; as, to wire corks in bottling liquors. 2. To put upon a... Read More

Haem

A complex red organic pigment containing iron and other atoms to which oxygen binds.haem 1. (Science: biochemistry)... Read More

Sponge

Sponge 1. (Science: zoology) Any one of numerous species of spongiae, or porifera. 2. The elastic fibrous skeleton of many... Read More

Sponges

Sponge 1. (Science: zoology) Any one of numerous species of spongiae, or porifera. 2. The elastic fibrous skeleton of many... Read More

Hemoglobin

Definition noun, plural: hemoglobins A biomolecule made up of haeme (i.e. oxygen-carrying, nonprotein, ferrous component)... Read More

Bead

Bead 1. A prayer. 2. A little perforated ball, to be strung on a thread, and worn for ornament; or used in a rosary for... Read More

Armature

Armature 1. Armor; whatever is worn or used for the protection and defense of the body, especially. The protective outfit of... Read More

Hydroxide ions

Hydroxide is a polyatomic ion consisting of oxygen and hydrogen: OH− It has a charge of −1. Hydroxide is one of the... Read More

Flask

Flask 1. A small bottle-shaped vessel for holding fluids; as, a flask of oil or wine. 2. A narrow-necked vessel of metal or... Read More

Fe

Fe symbol for iron. Origin: L. Ferrum,... Read More

Slice

slice 1. A thin, broad piece cut off; as, a slice of bacon; a slice of cheese; a slice of bread. 2. That which is thin and... Read More

Slices

slice 1. A thin, broad piece cut off; as, a slice of bacon; a slice of cheese; a slice of bread. 2. That which is thin and... Read More

Pot

pot To place or inclose in pots; as: To preserve seasoned in pots. Potted fowl and fish. . To set out or cover in pots; as,... Read More

Fid

Fid 1. A square bar of wood or iron, used to support the topmast, being passed through a hole or mortise at its heel, and... Read More

Fermentation

Fermentation Definition What is fermentation? Fermentation is the breaking down of sugar molecules into simpler compounds... Read More

Hoops

Hoop 1. A pliant strip of wood or metal bent in a circular form, and united at the ends, for holding together the staves of... Read More

Girders

Girder 1. One who, or that which, girds. 2. A main beam; a stright, horizontal beam to span an opening or carry weight, such... Read More

Mica

mica (Science: chemical) The name of a group of minerals characterised by highly perfect cleavage, so that they readily... Read More