Words starting with d
1 letter words starting with d
- d — D is the fourth letter of the English alphabet.
- d & c — a surgical method for the removal of diseased tissue or an early embryo from the lining of the uterus by means of scraping.
- d and c — dilation and curettage; a therapeutic or diagnostic procedure in obstetrics and gynaecology involving dilation of the cervix and curettage of the cavity of the uterus, as for abortion
- d layer — the lowest area of the ionosphere, having increased ion density and existing only in the daytime: it begins at an altitude of about 70 km (c. 43 mi) and merges with the E layer
- d meson — a meson with charm +1 or −1, strangeness 0, and isotopic spin ½.
2 letter words starting with d
- d' — de (used in French names as an elided form of de): Charles Louis d'Albert.
- d- — having an asymmetrical, right-handed spatial arrangement of atoms: usually printed as a small capital
- da — from; of (used in Italian and Portuguese personal names, originally to indicate place of origin): Lorenzo da Ponte; Vasco da Gama.
- db — decibel or decibels
- dc — DC is used to refer to an electric current that always flows in the same direction. DC is an abbreviation for 'direct current'.
3 letter words starting with d
4 letter words starting with d
5 letter words starting with d
- d'arc — Jeanne (ʒan ) ; zhȧn) Joan of Arc
- d-bag — a contemptible or despicable person; a douchebag.
- d-day — You can use D-day to refer to the day that is chosen for the beginning of an important activity.
- dabba — (in Indian cookery) a round metal box used to transport hot food, either from home or from a restaurant, to a person's place of work
- dacca — Dhaka
6 letter words starting with d
- d'indy — (Paul Marie Theodore) Vincent (vɛ̃sɑ̃). 1851–1931, French composer. His works include operas, chamber music, and the Symphony on a French Mountaineer's Song (1866)
- d-mark — deutsche mark
- d-ring — a fastener, usually of metal, shaped like D, used as for attaching something to a garment, as a guide for laces or straps, or in pairs to form a closure, as on a belt
- d.t.'s — a withdrawal syndrome occurring in persons who have developed physiological dependence on alcohol, characterized by tremor, visual hallucinations, and autonomic instability. Abbreviation: d.t.
- dabbed — to pat or tap gently, as with something soft or moist: The child dabbed his eyes with the handkerchief.
7 letter words starting with d
- d'inzeo — Piero (ˈpjɛːro), 1923–2014, and his brother Raimondo (raiˈmondo), 1925–2013, Italian showjumping riders
- d'urfey — Thomas, 1653–1723, English dramatist.
- dabbing — a quick or light blow; a pat, as with the hand or something soft.
- dabbled — to play and splash in or as if in water, especially with the hands.
- dabbler — to play and splash in or as if in water, especially with the hands.
8 letter words starting with d
- d'albert — Eugen [German oi-geyn] /German ɔɪˈgeɪn/ (Show IPA), or Eugène [French œ-zhen] /French œˈʒɛn/ (Show IPA), Francis Charles, 1864–1932, German-French pianist and composer, born in Scotland.
- d'arblay — Madame Frances, Burney, Frances.
- d-notice — an official notice sent to newspapers, prohibiting the publication of certain security information
- dabbling — the fact of being involved in an activity in a frivolous or superficial way
- dabchick — any of several small grebes of the genera Podiceps and Podilymbus, such as Podiceps ruficollis of the Old World
9 letter words starting with d
- d'amboise — Jacques [French zhahk] /French ʒɑk/ (Show IPA), (Joseph) born 1934, U.S. ballet dancer and choreographer.
- d'avenant — Sir William, 1606–68, English dramatist and producer: poet laureate 1638–68.
- d-glucose — a sugar, C 6 H 12 O 6 , having several optically different forms, the common dextrorotatory form (dextroglucose, or -glucose) occurring in many fruits, animal tissues and fluids, etc., and having a sweetness about one half that of ordinary sugar, and the rare levorotatory form (levoglucose, or -glucose) not naturally occurring.
- dachshund — A dachshund is a small dog that has very short legs, a long body, and long ears.
- dacquoise — a cake with nut meringue layers and buttercream
10 letter words starting with d
- d'alembert — Jean Le Rond (ʒɑ̃ lə rɔ̃). 1717–83, French mathematician, physicist, and rationalist philosopher, noted for his contribution to Newtonian physics in Traité de dynamique (1743) and for his collaboration with Diderot in editing the Encyclopédie
- d'annunzio — Gabriele (ɡaˈbrjɛːle). 1863–1938, Italian poet, dramatist, novelist, national hero, and Fascist. His works include the poems in Alcione (1904) and the drama La Figlia di Iorio (1904)
- d'oliviera — Basil (Lewis). 1931–2011, South African-born cricketer who played for England. The South African government's refusal to admit him to the country as part of the England touring party in 1968 led to South Africa being banned from international cricket
- daffadilly — daffodil.
- daintiness — of delicate beauty; exquisite: a dainty lace handkerchief.
11 letter words starting with d
- d'iberville — Sieur(born Pierre Le Moyne) 1661-1706; Fr. explorer in North America
- dacarbazine — a toxic, light-sensitive powder, C 6 H 10 N 6 O, used in the treatment of Hodgkin's disease and metastatic malignant melanoma.
- dacryorrhea — excessive flow of tears.
- dactylogram — a fingerprint
- dactylology — the method of using manual sign language, as in communicating with deaf people
12 letter words starting with d
- dactinomycin — a cytotoxic polypeptide, C 62 H 86 N 12 O 16 , isolated from the bacterium Streptomyces parvullus, used in the treatment of certain cancers.
- dactyloscopy — the analysis of fingerprints for the purpose of identification
- daisy-cutter — Sports Slang. a batted or served ball that skims along near the ground.
- dallapiccola — Luigi (luˈiːdʒi). 1904–75, Italian composer of twelve-tone music. His works include the opera Il Prigioniero (1944–48) and the ballet Marsia (1948)
- daphnephoria — an ancient Greek festival in honor of Apollo.
13 letter words starting with d
- dactylography — the scientific study of fingerprints for purposes of identification
- dactylomegaly — abnormal enlargement of the fingers or toes.
- daguerreotype — one of the earliest photographic processes, in which the image was produced on iodine-sensitized silver and developed in mercury vapour
- daily-breader — a commuter.
- dangerousness — full of danger or risk; causing danger; perilous; risky; hazardous; unsafe.
14 letter words starting with d
- dacryoadenitis — Inflammation of the lacrimal glands.
- dactylographer — the study of fingerprints for purposes of identification.
- daddy-longlegs — Also called harvestman. any of numerous spiderlike arachnids of the order Opiliones, having a compact rounded body and extremely long, slender legs.
- daffadowndilly — a daffodil
- dano-norwegian — Bokmål.
15 letter words starting with d
- daguerreotypist — an obsolete photographic process, invented in 1839, in which a picture made on a silver surface sensitized with iodine was developed by exposure to mercury vapor.
- daughter-in-law — Someone's daughter-in-law is the wife of their son.
- d'entrecasteaux islands — a group of volcanic islands in the Pacific, off the SE coast of New Guinea: part of Papua New Guinea. Pop: 49 167 (1990 est). Area: 3141 sq km (1213 sq miles)
- davisson-germer experiment — an experiment that verified the wave properties of matter by showing that a beam of electrons is diffracted by a crystal at an angle dependent upon the velocity of the electrons.
- daylight-saving time — the civil time observed when daylight saving is adopted in a country or community.
16 letter words starting with d
21 letter words starting with d
- dacryocystorhinostomy — A surgical procedure to restore the flow of tears into the nose from the lacrimal sac when the nasolacrimal duct does not function.
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