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English words starting with ger

Geranial

dʒɪˈreɪnɪəl

Meanings of Geranial:

noun

A fragrant oil present in lemongrass oil and used in perfumery.

Usage examples:

Tucker says lemon balm is easy to grow from seeds and contains citronellal, geraniol and geranial.

Geraniol

dʒɪˈreɪnɪɒl

Meanings of Geraniol:

noun

A fragrant liquid present in some floral oils and used in perfumery.

Usage examples:

An example that blackmond often uses is the asymmetric hydrogenation of the allylic alcohols gerani…

Geranium

dʒəˈreɪ.ni.əm

Meanings of Geranium:

noun

A herbaceous plant or small shrub of a genus that comprises the cranesbills and their relatives. geraniums bear a long, narrow fruit that is said to be shaped like the bill of a crane.

Usage examples:

The species of crane's-bills, or wild geraniums, take their name from their distinctive bird's-bill…

Gerberas

ˈdʒɜː.bər.ə

Meanings of Gerberas:

noun

A tropical old world plant of the daisy family, with large brightly coloured flowers, cultivated under glass in cooler regions.

Usage examples:

Large flowers such as gerberas are less time-consuming to work with than small ones like button mum…

Gerbil

ˈdʒɜː.bəl

Meanings of Gerbil:

noun

A burrowing mouse-like rodent that is specially adapted to living in arid conditions, found in africa and asia.

Usage examples:

In this study we measured the strategy-specific foraging traits of gerbils under both laboratory co…

Meanings of Gerbilles:

noun

A burrowing mouse-like rodent that is specially adapted to living in arid conditions, found in africa and asia.

Usage examples:

In this study we measured the strategy-specific foraging traits of gerbils under both laboratory co…

Gerbils

ˈdʒəːbɪl

Meanings of Gerbils:

noun

A burrowing mouse-like rodent that is specially adapted to living in arid conditions, found in africa and asia.

Usage examples:

In this study we measured the strategy-specific foraging traits of gerbils under both laboratory co…

Gerent

ˌvaɪsˈdʒer.ənt

Meanings of Gerent:

noun

A person, especially the pope, who is chosen to represent god or a god on the earth

Usage examples:

The pope is recognized as christ's vicegerent by roman catholics., he venerated the emperor as god'…

Geriatric

ˌdʒɛrɪˈatrɪk

Meanings of Geriatric:

adjective

Relating to old people, especially with regard to their healthcare.

Usage examples:

A geriatric hospital
noun

An old person who is receiving special care.

Usage examples:

A rest home for geriatrics

Meanings of Geriatrician:

noun

An expert in the branch of medicine or social science dealing with the health and care of old people.

Usage examples:

Geriatricians often refer to the gradual narrowing in an elderly person's life

Geriatrics

ˌdʒɛrɪˈatrɪk

Meanings of Geriatrics:

noun

An old person who is receiving special care.

Usage examples:

A rest home for geriatrics
plural noun

The branch of medicine or social science dealing with the health and care of old people.

Usage examples:

All assessments were performed by staff with training in drug safety, including specialists in clin…

Germ

dʒɜːm

Meanings of Germ:

noun

A microorganism, especially one which causes disease.

Usage examples:

But since pasteurisation kills not only germs but also useful bacteria, a culture is added to the m…

Germ-cell

ˈdʒɜːm ˌsel

Meanings of Germ-cell:

noun

A gamete specialized

German

ˈdʒɜː.mən

Meanings of German:

adjective

Germane.

noun

A native or inhabitant of germany, or a person of german descent.

Usage examples:

He had four sisters who were all married to germans

Germander

dʒɜːˈmæn.dər

Meanings of Germander:

noun

A widely distributed plant of the mint family. some kinds are cultivated as ornamentals and some are used in herbal medicine.

Usage examples:

They can be trimmed almost like a topiary, if you want to use miniature box, lavender or germander.

Meanings of Germane:

adjective

Relevant to a subject under consideration.

Usage examples:

That is not germane to our theme

Germanely

dʒɜːˈmeɪn.li

Meanings of Germanely:

adverb

In a way that is connected with and important to a particular subject

Usage examples:

Unfortunately, the broadcasting company has got rid of one of the few presenters who speaks eloquen…

Meanings of Germanesque:

adjective

Having german characteristics or qualities; suggestive of germany.

Meanings of Germanhood:

noun

The quality, state, or fact of being german; german culture.

Meanings of Germanify:

verb

To make german in form or character; to imbue with german qualities.

Meanings of Germanist:

noun

An expert in or student of the language, literature, and civilization of germany, or of germanic languages.

Usage examples:

There are also germanists and theologians on the bach collegium team.
adjective

Connected with the study of the language, literature, and culture of germany

Usage examples:

This view drew upon 19th-century liberal traditions, such as germanist legal thought., his rewritin…

Meanings of Germanium:

noun

The chemical element of atomic number 32, a shiny grey metalloid. germanium was important in the making of transistors and other semiconductor devices, but has been largely replaced by silicon.

Usage examples:

Rorrer's lab aims to incorporate elements such as silicon, germanium, titanium, and gallium into th…

Meanings of Germanize:

verb

Make german; cause to adopt german language and customs.

Usage examples:

The poles had germanized their family names

Germanized

ˈdʒəːmənʌɪz

Meanings of Germanized:

verb

Make german; cause to adopt german language and customs.

Usage examples:

The poles had germanized their family names

Meanings of Germanophilist:

noun

Germanophile.

adjective

Germanophile.

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