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Definition of the noun whiskers

What does whiskers mean as a name of something?


  1. the hair growing on the lower part of a man's face


Whiskers is an instrumental rock band based in Pleasant Hill, California. The band consists of original members Tyler King, Jennifer Pereda, and "Q," as well as three other members who have been in the band for varying amounts of time.

  • genre: Rock music
  • albums: "The End", "Katzenklavier", "The Human Piano: Live", "Genetic Highway", "Zero Stories", "Childus Prime", "Whiskers: Stage Three", "Subliminal Messaging", "The Final Sound", "Don't", "Whiskers", "The Drawl"


  1. "Whiskers": Whiskers is the self-titled, third studio album released by Whiskers on September 26, 2009. The album is the last to feature both Chris Broyles and Nicole King.
  2. "Whiskers" is a musical EP of Whiskers.
    • released in (4 years ago)
  3. "Whiskers" is a composition.


"Whiskers" is a 1997 family and comedy film written by Wendy Biller and Christopher Hawthorne and directed by Jim Kaufman.


Whiskers is a fictional character in the 1993 action adventure comedy film Last Action Hero.


Whiskers was a goat owned by Benjamin Harrison.

  • also known as Old Whiskers


Whiskers or vibrissae are a type of mammalian hair that are typically characterised, anatomically, by their large size, large and well-innervated hair follicle and by having an identifiable representation in the somatosensory cortex of the brain.

  • also known as Sierainkarvat, Hmatové vousy, Vibrisy, Vibrissa, שפם יונקים, 感覺毛

Phrases with Whiskers

  1. Box and Whiskers Plot
  2. side-whiskers
  3. Cat's Whiskers
  4. Old Man's Whiskers
  5. Old-Man's-Whiskers
  6. Mutton-Chop Whiskers
  7. Alpine Old Man's Whiskers

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Whiskers

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Google previewFlash MX Designer's ActionScript Reference (2013)

by Tim Parker, Fay Rhodes, Jennifer Dehaan, Sham Bhangal, John Davey, Scott Mebberson

whiskers is a text node. trace (myxML_xml. w firstChild.

Google previewThe Problem of Truth (2012)

by Edward G. Ballard, Shannon DuBose, James K. Feibleman, Donald S. Lee, Harold N. Lee

Having whiskers is a situation which also can be involved in general cause and effect (empirical) relations like producing a prickling sensation on skin that touches them, having a peculiar smell if burned, etc. This whisker situation can be ...

Google previewAlexandria (1995)

The Journal of the Western Cosmological Traditions by David R. Fideler

For example, all cats are brown, Whiskers is a cat, therefore Whiskers is brown. The statement that all cats are brown is not demonstrated through reason, but is an assumption based upon perception; it is a given. There is, however, another ...

Google previewGothic Canada (2005)

Reading the Spectre of a National Literature by Justin D. Edwards

Indeed, Whiskers is a monstrous figure, a “demonic double,” whose grotesquely contorted and decaying body physically reflects the effects of abjection that Branden constantly scrambles to avoid (Gammel 142). One might read Whisker's ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of K9 Terminology (2013)

by Edward M. Gilbert, Jr, Patricia H. Gilbert

Heavy head furnishings is a term used to describe good fall over the eyes, good whiskers andbeard.Insome breeds,the longhead fallovertheeyes is commonly brushed to the sidesto enablethe dogtoseebetter. TheLhasa Apso's heavyhead ...

Google previewThe Doctors' Dictionary, 2nd edition (2011)

A medical dictionary written by a doctor for doctors by Joseph C Segen

minimum/maximum values–whiskers, and the outliers in a data set Some texts define the 5 values as: minimum, first quartile, median, third quartile, maximum; subsets of the data categorised by values of another variable (casecontrol status, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Epidemiology (2014)

by Miquel Porta

are the two quartiles nearer the midpoint; values beyond the hinges are represented by lines (the “whiskers”) extending to the extreme value in each direction.

Google previewConcise Encyclopedia of Composite Materials (2012)

by A. Kelly

Whiskers are fibers which have been grown under controlled conditions that lead to the formation of high-purity single crystals. The resultant highly ordered structure produces not only unusually high strengths but also significant ...

Google previewConcise Polymeric Materials Encyclopedia (1998)

by Joseph C. Salamone

WHISKERS OF RIGID-ROD POLYMERS 1639 by solid-state polymerization of the monomers and polymerization in solution. Examples of the former have included (1) oxacyclo-alkanes such as 1,3,5-trioxane, (2) diolefins undergoing ...

Google previewConcise Encyclopedia of Advanced Ceramic Materials (2012)

by R.J. Brook

Whiskers are fibers which have been grown under controlled conditions that lead to the formation of high-purity single crystals. The resultant highly ordered structure produces not only unusually high strengths but also significant ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Chemical Processing (2006)

by Sunggyu Lee

However, there is nothing unique about the properties of Au for VLS growth, and high-quality crystalline semiconductor whiskers have been grown using many different metals as seeds, including Ag. Cu, Ni, Pd, and Pt.'1' The only requirement ...

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Small photo of White batflower, Tacca integrifolia, growing in a tropical jungle with all its whiskers intact.Small photo of animals outdoors - cute black and white cat, with golden eyes and long whiskers, sitting on a brick wall, with funny face expression and tongue sticking out, with white metal fence in the backgroundSmall photo of White raccoon with long whiskers looking up.Small photo of old grey cat with wild whiskers reaching for bacon sitting on white knitted blanketSmall photo of Workplace with a biclone, pen, headphones, a cup of coffee and green whiskers in white pots. The working space of a freelancer. Bright yellow background. Top view. Flat lay. CopyspaceSmall photo of Pink nose and long whiskers on an albino raccoon.Small photo of purple Whiskers flowers More...

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Long whiskers cannot take the place of brains.
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Scrabble value of W4H4I1S1K5E1R1S1

The value of this 8-letter word is 18 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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