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Noosphere

ˈnəʊəsfɪə

Meanings of Noosphere:

noun

A postulated sphere or stage of evolutionary development dominated by consciousness, the mind, and interpersonal relationships.

Usage examples:

Creatures evolve: a new biosphere emerges, and with it a new noosphere

Nootka

ˈnuːtkə

Meanings of Nootka:

noun

A member of an indigenous people of vancouver island, canada.

Usage examples:

Twelve different tribes of native americans are in the game as well: the aztec, the carib, the cher…
adjective

Relating to the nootka or their language.

Usage examples:

In the potlatches of the chinook, nootka, and other pacific northwest peoples, for example, chiefs …

Meanings of Nopal:

noun

A cactus which is a major food plant of the bugs from which cochineal is obtained.

Usage examples:

The aztecs cultivated cochineal, a tiny insect that lived on the native nopal cactus and produced a…

Meanings of Nopals:

noun

A type of cactus (= desert plant) that has oval fruit with sharp points on them. the leaves and fruit are eaten as food

Usage examples:

Try the sautéed chicken with nopal and artichoke hearts., the dirt road cuts through miles of nopal…

Meanings of Nope:

exclamation

Variant of no.

Usage examples:

‘have you seen it?’ ‘nope.’

Meanings of Nor:

conjunction

Used before the second or further of two or more alternatives (the first being introduced by a negative such as ‘neither’ or ‘not’) to indicate that they are each untrue or each do not happen.

Usage examples:

They were neither cheap nor convenient
noun

Literary term for neither.

Usage examples:

Nor god nor demon can undo the done
abbreviation

(especially in compounds) north.

Usage examples:

Seek shelter from a raging nor'easter
prefix

Denoting an organic compound derived from another, in particular by the shortening of a chain or ring by the removal of one methylene group or by the replacement of one or more methyl side chains by hydrogen atoms.

Usage examples:

Noradrenaline

Meanings of Nora:

exclamation

With modifying word as flaming, bloody, etc.: used to express surprise or annoyance.

Noradrenalin

ˌnɔːrəˈdrɛn(ə)lɪn

Meanings of Noradrenalin:

noun

A hormone that is released by the adrenal medulla and by the sympathetic nerves and functions as a neurotransmitter. it is also used as a drug to raise blood pressure.

Usage examples:

To date, we know of approximately 300 substances that act as neurotransmitters, including endorphin…

Noradrenaline

ˌnɔːrəˈdrɛn(ə)lɪn

Meanings of Noradrenaline:

noun

A hormone that is released by the adrenal medulla and by the sympathetic nerves and functions as a neurotransmitter. it is also used as a drug to raise blood pressure.

Usage examples:

To date, we know of approximately 300 substances that act as neurotransmitters, including endorphin…

Meanings of Noradrenergic:

adjective

Designating neurons and neural pathways that utilize norepinephrine (noradrenaline) as a neurotransmitter; of, relating to, or acting upon such cells and pathways. compare "adrenergic", "cholinergic".

Meanings of Norah:

exclamation

With modifying word as flaming, bloody, etc.: used to express surprise or annoyance.

Meanings of Norate:

verb

To talk, to gossip.

Meanings of Norbergite:

noun

An orthorhombic basic silicate and fluoride of magnesium, mg₃ sio₄ (f,oh)₂, which is a member of the humite group and occurs as pink or whitish crystals.

Norbertine

ˈnɔːbətɪn

Meanings of Norbertine:

noun

Another term for premonstratensian.

Meanings of Nordcaper:

noun

A north atlantic right whale (genus balaena); specifically the black right whale, b. glacialis (formerly known as b. nordcaper).

Meanings of Nordenfelt:

adjective

Designating a form of machine-gun having between one and twelve barrels fixed in a rectangular frame, and operated by a lever on the right-hand side.

noun

A gun of this type.

Meanings of Nordenskioldine:

noun

A trigonal borate of calcium and tin, casnb₂ o₆, which occurs as colourless or yellow crystals.

Meanings of Nordhausen:

noun

Designating fuming sulphuric acid.

Meanings of Nordic:

adjective

Relating to or denoting scandinavia, finland, and iceland.

Usage examples:

The nordic countries
noun

A person from scandinavia, finland, or iceland.

Usage examples:

The nordics might share a common history, speak similar languages, enjoy the same culture

Meanings of Nordicism:

noun

The doctrine of or belief in the cultural and racial supremacy of the nordic people.

Meanings of Nordicist:

noun

A person who believes in the supremacy of the nordic people.

Meanings of Nordicity:

noun

A measure of the degree of northernness of high-latitude regions, calculated by assessing both natural factors, such as climate and temperature, and human factors, such as types of economic activity and cultural self-perception. also (in extended use): northernness.

Meanings of Nordmarkite:

noun

A brown variety of staurolite rich in manganese.

Meanings of Norepinephrine:

noun

Another term for noradrenaline.

Norfolk

ˈnɔː.fək

Meanings of Norfolk:

proper noun

A county on the east coast of england, east of the wash; county town, norwich.

noun

A county (= area with its own local government) in eastern england

Usage examples:

He had a house in norfolk., the norfolk broads, one of the most important wetlands in europe

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