16-letter words that end in a

  • abstract algebra — the branch of mathematics that deals with the extension of algebraic concepts usually associated with the real number system to other, more general systems.
  • acoustic neuroma — a benign brain tumour of the vestibulocochlear nerve, one of the nerves connecting the ear to the brain, which can cause hearing and balance problems
  • acroparaesthesia — a persistent sensation of numbness and tingling in the hands and feet
  • adiadochokinesia — the inability to perform rapidly alternating muscular movements, as flexion and extension.
  • alaska peninsula — an extension of the mainland of SW Alaska between the Pacific and the Bering Sea, ending in the Aleutian Islands. Length: about 644 km (400 miles)
  • alexandria senna — See under senna (def 2).
  • amending formula — a specified process or procedure by which a constitution may be amended
  • an iota/one iota — You can use an iota or one iota to emphasize a negative statement. Not an iota or not one iota means not even to a small extent or degree.
  • anastasio somoza — Anastasio [ah-nahs-tah-syaw] /ˌɑ nɑsˈtɑ syɔ/ (Show IPA), (Anastasio Somoza García) 1896–1956, Nicaraguan political leader: president 1937–47, 1950–56 (father of Anastasio and Luis Somoza Debayle).
  • andorra la vella — the capital of Andorra, situated in the west of the principality. Pop: 22 035 (2003 est)
  • angel-hair pasta — spaghetti made in very fine strands
  • anorexia nervosa — an eating disorder primarily affecting adolescent girls and young women, characterized by pathological fear of becoming fat, distorted body image, excessive dieting, and emaciation.
  • anthony of padua — Saint. 1195–1231, Franciscan friar, who preached in France and Italy. Feast day: June 13
  • aplastic anaemia — anaemia caused by a defect in the body's ability to regenerate blood cells
  • association area — any of the regions of the cerebral cortex of the brain connected by numerous nerve fibers to all parts of both cerebral hemispheres and coordinating such higher activities as learning and reasoning.
  • auditory aphasia — aphasia in which there is no comprehension of spoken words; word deafness.
  • autobogotiphobia — bogotify
  • automatic camera — a camera in which the lens aperture or the shutter speed or both are automatically adjusted to the prevailing conditions
  • avalon peninsula — a large peninsula of Newfoundland, between Trinity and Placentia Bays. Area: about 10 000 sq km (4000 sq miles)
  • avian diphtheria — a virus disease of chickens and other birds characterized by warty excrescences on the comb and wattles, and often by diphtherialike changes in the mucous membranes of the head.
  • azuero peninsula — a peninsula in SW Panama, bordered on the E by the Gulf of Panama.
  • bahasa indonesia — the official language of Indonesia: developed from the form of Malay formerly widely used as a trade language in SE Asia
  • balkan peninsula — a large peninsula in SE Europe, between the Adriatic and Aegean Seas
  • ballistic camera — a camera for tracking missiles launched at night.
  • basal anesthesia — anesthesia induced as a preliminary to further and deeper anesthesia
  • benzoate of soda — sodium benzoate
  • bihar and orissa — a former province of NE India: now divided into the states of Bihar and Odisha (formerly Orissa).
  • black propaganda — propaganda that does not come from the source it claims to come from
  • british columbia — a province of W Canada, on the Pacific coast: largely mountainous with extensive forests, rich mineral resources, and important fisheries. Capital: Victoria. Pop: 4 400 057 (2011 est). Area: 930 532 sq km (359 279 sq miles)
  • bronchial asthma — asthma.
  • bronchopneumonia — inflammation of the lungs, originating in the bronchioles
  • burkitt lymphoma — a rare type of tumour of the white blood cells, occurring mainly in Africa and associated with infection by Epstein-Barr virus
  • campagna di roma — low-lying plain in central Italy, around Rome: c. 800 sq mi (2,072 sq km)
  • chinese wisteria — a high-climbing Chinese vine, Wisteria sinensis, of the legume family, having hanging clusters of fragrant, bluish-violet flowers and long, velvety pods.
  • cholesterolaemia — the presence of abnormally high levels of cholesterol in the blood
  • chondrodysplasia — (medicine) A genetic disorder characterized by short-limbed dwarfism.
  • chronic glaucoma — Ophthalmology. abnormally high fluid pressure in the eye, most commonly caused either by blockage of the channel through which aqueous humor drains (open-angle glaucoma or chronic glaucoma) or by pressure of the iris against the lens, which traps the aqueous humor (angle-closure glaucoma or acute glaucoma)
  • coital exanthema — a common venereal disease affecting horses and cattle, caused by a virus and characterized by the appearance of pustules on the mucous membranes of the genital organs and neighboring skin.
  • counterguerrilla — (of operations, conflicts, etc) conducted against guerrillas
  • dabrowa gornicza — an industrial city in S Poland.
  • davila y padilla — Agustín ("Chronicler of the Indies") 1562–1604, Mexican historian.
  • development area — (in Britain) an area suffering from high unemployment and economic depression, because of the decline of its main industries, that is given government help to establish new industries
  • division algebra — a linear algebra in which each element of the vector space has a multiplicative inverse.
  • double pneumonia — pneumonia affecting both lungs.
  • dutch new guinea — a former name of Irian Jaya.
  • encephalomalacia — (medicine) A localized softening of the brain substance, due to hemorrhage or inflammation.
  • equine influenza — a respiratory disease of horses, caused by the Orthomyxoviridae type A virus, characterized by a fever and persistent cough
  • facial neuralgia — paroxysmal darting pain and muscular twitching in the face, evoked by rubbing certain points of the face.
  • feira de santana — a city in BahÍa state, E Brazil.
  • feminine caesura — a caesura occurring immediately after an unstressed or short syllable.

On this page, we collect all 16-letter words ending in letter A. It’s easy to find right word with a certain length. It is the easiest way to find 16-letter word that ends in A to use in Scrabble or Crossword puzzles.

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