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Definition of the noun octad
What does octad mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: octads
- the cardinal number that is the sum of seven and one
Alternative definition of the noun octad
- a group of eight things
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by Gary Moring
The octad is the first cube: 2x2x2 = 8. > 9 The nonad, the first masculine cube, is also considered incorruptible, because however often it's multiplied it reproduces itself. (No comment.) >• 10 The decad contains all the numbers, because after ...
Buddhist Dictionary (2004)
Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines by Nyanatiloka Thera
Thus, for instance, the socalled 'dead matter forms the most primitive group, consisting only of eight physical phenomena, called the 'pure eightfold unit or octad' (suddhatthakakalápa), to wit: the four elements (the solid, fluid, heat, motion); ...
Dictionary of Mysticism (2015)
by Frank Gaynor
Ogdoad: See: Octad. Ogre: Inoccult lore, and in the folklore of certain races, ...
by Dr. Baljit Singh
by the clock, octad n. set of eight things. octagon n. plane figure of eight sides and eight angles. octagonal a.
fungal octad that shows a non-Mendelian allele ratio. Chromatid,: Each of the two strands of chromatin comprising a duplicated chromosome. The term is applied only while the two chromatids are joined at the centromere. As soon as the ...
English-Pali Dictionary (1989)
by Ambalaṅgoḍa Polvattē Buddhadatta
Octad, n. atthaka, nt. Octagon, n. atthakonakavattb.rl, nt. °al, a. atthansika. Octant, n. cakkassa atthamabhä- ga ...
Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (1988)
by Nila Gott
feast day _ UTAS group _ OCTAD, OCTAVE, OGDOAD sided _ OCTOGONAL Einstein birthplace _ ULM Eire _ ERIN, IRELAND eject _ EMIT, OUST, ...
by Helaine Selin
Grahanástaka (Octad on Eclipses), on the computation of eclipses. 7. Vākyakarana, on methods for the derivation of several astronomical tables. Paramesvara also commented on several standard works on astronomy that were popular in ...
Containing All the Words and Phrases Generally Used in Medicine and the Allied Sciences, with Their Proper Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition by George Milbry Gould, Richard John Ernst Scott
OCTAD ODONTOGLYPH genus of laurinaceous trees. 0. cujumary of Brazil, furnishes seeds which are used in dyspepsia. O. opifera, a variety the oil from the fruit and the bark of which is used as an antirheumatic. O. pretiosa is used in ...
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Scrabble value of O1C3T1A1D2
The value of this 5-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine