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Definition of the adjective azoic

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adjective - degrees: -

  1. before the appearance of life
    • example: azoic rocks contain not organic remains
    • domain: geology
    • similar: early

Alternative definition of the adjective azoic

adjective

  1. Destitute of any vestige of organic life, or at least of animal life; anterior to the existence of animal life; formed when there was no animal life on the globe; as, the azoic rocks.

Groups

  1. Azoic a.k.a. The Azoic is an electronic dance band that was formed in Columbus, Ohio in February 1996.
    • members:
    • albums: "Illuminate", "Conflict", "Forward and Conflict", "Forward...", "The Divine Suffering", "Where Broken Angels Lie", "Re:Illumination (The Mixes)", "Corruption"
    • official website: www.theazoic.com
  2. Azoic is a musical group.
    • album: "Gateways"

Music

  1. "Azoic" a.k.a. "Stadiae II" is a musical album of Bog Morok.
    • released in (12 years ago)
  2. "Azoic" is a musical album of Specimen.
    • released in (18 years ago)

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Azoic

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Google previewPractical Geology and Mineralogy (1915)

A Short Course in Mining Science, Designed for the Student, Miner, Prospector and General Mining Man. Written from the Standpoint of a Practical Field Man by William David Hamman

The word Azoic means without life and applies to rocks so highly heated as to make life impossible in them. It seems certain that no part of the original crust exists today. Nature's forces have changed and moulded it over and over again in the ...

Google previewThe elements of physical geography (1901)

for the use of schools, academies, and colleges by Edwin James Houston

The Azoic Era. — The word azoic means no life. The name was applied to that extremely ...

Google previewThe Harvard encyclopedia (1890)

a dictionary of language arts, sciences, and general literature

AZOIC, a. d- zoik [Gr. a, ...

Google previewWebster's Unabridge Dictionary, Vintage Pre-1923 Edition (2015)

by Noah Webster

Defn: Destitute ofany vestige of organic life,or atleast of animal life; anterior tothe existence of animallife; formed whenthere was no animal lifeon the globe;as, the azoic. rocks. Azoic age (Geol.), theage preceding the existence of animal life, ...

Google previewNew International Encyclopedia (1914)

AZOIC, a-zc/Ik (Gk. &{aoi, azoos, lifeless, from d, a, priv. + fwij, z5e, life). A name applied by Sir Roderick Murchison, in 1845, to the old crystalline rocks of the Scandinavian Peninsula, in recognition of the ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica ... (1898)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature ... in Thirty Volumes with New American Supplement

The Azoic area in south-eastern Missouri is also of small dimensions, but economically important, since iron ores, large in quantity and of great purity, occur here, at the well-known Iron Mountain, Pilot Knob, and other localities. Far more ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Marine Sciences (2012)

by Hanneke J.G. Baretta-Bekker, Egbert K. Duursma, Bouwe R. Kuipers

Numbers of organisms diminished with depth and no animals were dredged below 300 fathoms, leading to the conclusion that no life was possible in the deep ocean, it was azoic. Forbes did not know that in 1818, Sir John Ross had ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Environment and Conservation (2013)

by Michael Allaby, Chris Park

azoic auxin A *hormone that promotes longitudinal growth in the cells of higher plants. Typically, low concentrations of auxin promote growth whereas high concentrations inhibit it. Auxins are produced at the growing points of stems and ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2003)

by Michael Allaby

Azoic Birds arose from within the theropod dinosaurs (*Theropoda) and so should properly be classified as a subgroup of them; those closest were the Dromaeosauridae (the family which includes the famous Velociraptor ofJurassic Park).

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Scrabble value of A1Z10O1I1C3

The value of this 5-letter word is 16 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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