Lyddite



[lid-ahyt] /ˈlɪd aɪt/

noun, Chemistry.
1.
a high explosive consisting chiefly of picric acid.
/ˈlɪdaɪt/
noun
1.
an explosive consisting chiefly of fused picric acid
2.
a dense black variety of chert, formerly used as a touchstone

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Lydgate

    [lid-geyt, -git] /ˈlɪdˌgeɪt, -gɪt/ noun 1. John, c1370–1451? English monk, poet, and translator. /ˈlɪdˌɡeɪt/ noun 1. John. ?1370–?1450, English poet and monk. His vast output includes devotional works and translations, such as that of a French version of Boccaccio’s The Fall of Princes (1430–38)

  • Lydia

    [lid-ee-uh] /ˈlɪd i ə/ noun 1. an ancient kingdom in W Asia Minor: under Croesus, a wealthy empire including most of Asia Minor. 2. a female given name. /ˈlɪdɪə/ noun 1. an ancient region on the coast of W Asia Minor: a powerful kingdom in the century and a half before the Persian conquest (546 […]



  • Lydian

    [lid-ee-uh n] /ˈlɪd i ən/ adjective 1. of or relating to . 2. (of music) softly or sensuously sweet; voluptuous. noun 3. an inhabitant of . 4. an Anatolian language of , written in a modified Greek alphabet. /ˈlɪdɪən/ adjective 1. of or relating to ancient Lydia, its inhabitants, or their language 2. (music) of […]

  • Lydian-mode

    noun, Music. 1. an authentic church mode represented on the white keys of a keyboard instrument by an ascending scale from F to F.



Disclaimer: Lyddite definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.