Definition of N

1. Noun. A common nonmetallic element that is normally a colorless odorless tasteless inert diatomic gas; constitutes 78 percent of the atmosphere by volume; a constituent of all living tissues.

Exact synonyms: Atomic Number 7, Nitrogen
Generic synonyms: Chemical Element, Element, Gas
Specialized synonyms: Azote, Liquid Nitrogen
Substance meronyms: Air
Derivative terms: Nitrify, Nitrogenize, Nitrogenous

2. Noun. The cardinal compass point that is at 0 or 360 degrees.
Exact synonyms: Due North, North, Northward
Generic synonyms: Cardinal Compass Point

3. Noun. A unit of force equal to the force that imparts an acceleration of 1 m/sec/sec to a mass of 1 kilogram; equal to 100,000 dynes.
Exact synonyms: Newton
Generic synonyms: Force Unit
Terms within: Dyne
Group relationships: Sthene

4. Noun. (of a solution) concentration expressed in gram equivalents of solute per liter.
Exact synonyms: Normality
Generic synonyms: Relative Quantity
Category relationships: Solution

5. Noun. The 14th letter of the Roman alphabet.

Definition of N

1. n. A measure of space equal to half an M (or em); an en.

Definition of N

1. Letter. (Latn-def en letter 14 en) ¹

2. Number. (Latn-def en ordinal 14 en) ¹

3. Abbreviation. (military) Navy ¹

4. Abbreviation. north (see also n) ¹

5. Abbreviation. (chess) knight ¹

6. Letter. (Latn-def en letter 14 en) ¹

7. Number. (Latn-def en ordinal 14 en) ¹

8. Abbreviation. north ¹

9. Abbreviation. (grammar) noun ¹

10. Abbreviation. (grammar) neuter gender ¹

11. Abbreviation. (organic chemistry) normal ¹

12. Abbreviation. Neutral ¹

13. Abbreviation. No ¹

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Medical Definition of N

1. 1. Symbol for newton; nitrogen; asparagine; nucleoside, refractive index, nano-; reaction order 2. Designation for an inherited blood factor. See MNSs blood group, Blood Groups appendix. 3. The number in a scientific study. Sample size. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of N

ménage à quatre
ménage à trois
ménages à trois
méthode champenoise
n (current term)
n'est-ce pas
n-acetyllactosamine synthase
n-acetylmuramoyl-l-alanine amidase
n-acetylneuraminic acid
n-acylamino acid
n-acylneuraminate cytidylyltransferase
n-capric acid

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