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Megachiroptera

ˌmɛɡəkʌɪˈrɒpt(ə)rə

Meanings of Megachiroptera:

plural noun

A division of bats that comprises the fruit bats and flying foxes.

Usage examples:

There are two major groups of bats, usually given the rank of suborders, megachiroptera and microch…

Meanings of Megacolon:

noun

Gross dilatation of the colon; a colon in this condition.

Meanings of Megacycle:

noun

One million cycles (of an oscillation or other periodic phenomenon).

Meanings of Megacycles:

noun

One million cycles (of an oscillation or other periodic phenomenon).

Megadeath

ˈmɛɡədɛθ

Meanings of Megadeath:

noun

A unit used in quantifying the casualties of nuclear war, equal to the deaths of one million people.

Usage examples:

Even in an era conditioned to megadeaths, the thought of hundreds of thousands of babies dying coul…

Megadeaths

ˈmɛɡədɛθ

Meanings of Megadeaths:

noun

A unit used in quantifying the casualties of nuclear war, equal to the deaths of one million people.

Usage examples:

Even in an era conditioned to megadeaths, the thought of hundreds of thousands of babies dying coul…

Meanings of Megadont:

adjective

Having or characterized by large teeth, especially as measured by a recognized dental index; exhibiting megadontia. of a tooth: relatively large.

Meanings of Megadontia:

noun

Enlargement of the teeth, or of one or more teeth, either (medicine and dentistry) as an individual abnormality, or (physical anthropology) as a characteristic of a particular hominid or human type.

Meanings of Megadontism:

noun

= megadontia .

Meanings of Megadonty:

noun

= megadontia .

Meanings of Megaera:

proper noun

One of the furies.

Megagamete

ˌmɛɡəˈɡamiːt

Meanings of Megagamete:

noun

Another term for macrogamete.

Meanings of Megagametophyte:

noun

A gametophyte that develops from a megaspore; a female gametophyte.

Megahertz

ˈmeɡ.ə.hɜːts

Meanings of Megahertz:

noun

A unit of frequency equal to one million hertz.

Usage examples:

The switching frequency of 1 megahertz makes it possible to select a small external component.

Meanings of Megakaryoblast:

noun

A cell which develops into a megakaryocyte.

Meanings of Megakaryocyte:

noun

A giant cell with a large, irregularly lobed, polyploid nucleus, which occurs in small numbers in normal bone marrow and gives rise to blood platelets by fragmentation of its cytoplasm.

Meanings of Megakaryocytic:

adjective

Of, involving, or designating megakaryocytes.

Meanings of Megalesthete:

noun

In a chiton: any of the numerous photoreceptive sensory structures distributed in megalopores over the surface of the valves.

Megalith

ˈmeɡ.ə.lɪθ

Meanings of Megalith:

noun

A large stone that forms a prehistoric monument (e.g. a standing stone) or part of one (e.g. a stone circle).

Usage examples:

A smaller circle of some forty ancient megaliths

Megalithic

ˌmeɡ.əˈlɪθ.ɪk

Meanings of Megalithic:

adjective

Relating to or denoting prehistoric monuments made of or containing large stones.

Usage examples:

Massive megalithic monuments

Meanings of Megaliths:

noun

A large stone that forms a prehistoric monument (e.g. a standing stone) or part of one (e.g. a stone circle).

Usage examples:

A smaller circle of some forty ancient megaliths

Megaloblast

ˈmɛɡələ(ʊ)blast

Meanings of Megaloblast:

noun

A large, abnormally developed red blood cell typical of certain forms of anaemia, associated with a deficiency of folic acid or of vitamin b12.

Meanings of Megalocephalic:

adjective

Macrocephalic.

Meanings of Megalocephaly:

noun

Macrocephaly.

Megaloceros

ˌmɛɡəˈlɒsərəs

Meanings of Megaloceros:

noun

A very large extinct deer of the pleistocene epoch, in particular the irish elk.

Usage examples:

The irish elk, megaloceros, died about 11,000 years ago when glaciers covered much of europe, its h…

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