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ABO system a classification system for the inherited antigens found on the surface of human red blood cells, which determine compatibility for blood transfusions.
abound to be found or available in a large amount or number. [1/2 definitions]
adder2 a small poisonous snake found in Europe and Asia; viper. [1/2 definitions]
adenosine an organic compound that is made up of adenine and ribose and found in nucleic acids, and that may be obtained as a white crystalline powder through the hydrolysis of yeast.
admiral any of a family of brightly colored, medium to large-sized butterflies, found worldwide. [1/2 definitions]
agouti any of several related nocturnal, burrowing rodents found in the tropics of the Western Hemisphere that are about the size of a rabbit but have short ears and grizzled fur.
albacore a variety of tuna found in warm to temperate waters, and often canned for human consumption.
albatross any of several of the largest seabirds, with webbed feet, long narrow wings, and hooked beaks, that are found chiefly in the Southern Hemisphere.
albumin any of a class of proteins soluble in water and coagulating in heat, found in egg white, blood, milk, and various plant and animal tissues.
alewife1 a small fish, related to the herring and resembling the shad, found in North America in the Atlantic Ocean and the Great Lakes.
alkali a soluble salt found in some soil composition, making it unfit for agriculture. [1/2 definitions]
alkaloid any of various nitrogen-containing organic bases found in plants and from which drugs such as nicotine, quinine, and morphine are made.
alligator either of two large crocodilian reptiles found in China and the southeastern United States and distinguished by their short broad snouts.
altocumulus a cloud having rounded, fluffy edges and a white or gray color, found at medium altitudes.
altostratus a thick dense cloud that forms a uniform gray sheet that often produces precipitation, found at medium altitudes.
ament1 a dense, drooping cluster of scalelike flowers growing around a spike, found on trees such as poplars, birches, and willows; catkin.
amylase any of a class of enzymes, found in saliva and many tissues of plants and animals, that break down starch to sugars.
anchovy any of various small, herringlike fish, used for food and found in the Mediterranean Sea.
Aphrodite (l.c.) a large brown butterfly with silvery spots, found in North America. [1/2 definitions]
armrest a support for the arm, as found on chairs, theater seating, and the like.
ascorbic acid an organic acid found in many foods, esp. citrus fruits, and required in human nutrition for the production of collagen; vitamin C.