Word:

X

Pronunciation: ĕks
1.X, the twenty-fourth letter of the English alphabet, has three sounds; a compound nonvocal sound (that of ks), as in wax; a compound vocal sound (that of gz), as in example; and, at the beginning of a word, a simple vocal sound (that of z), as in xanthic. See Guide to Pronunciation, 217, 270, 271.


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Noun1.XX - the cardinal number that is the sum of nine and one; the base of the decimal system
Synonyms: 10, ten, tenner, decade
2.X - the 24th letter of the Roman alphabet
3.X - street names for methylenedioxymethamphetamine
Adj.1.x - being one more than nine
Synonyms: 10, ten
1.(convention)X - Used in various speech and writing contexts (also in lowercase) in roughly its algebraic sense of "unknown within a set defined by context" (compare N). Thus, the abbreviation 680x0 stands for 68000, 68010, 68020, 68030 or 68040, and 80x86 stands for Intel 80186, Intel 80286, Intel 80386 or Intel 80486. A Unix hacker might write these as 680[0-4]0 and 80[1-4]86 or 680?0 and 80?86 respectively; see glob.
2.(graphics)X - An alternative name for the X Window System.
3.(storage)X - A suffix for the speed of a CD-ROM drive relative to standard music CDs (1x). 32x is common in September 1999.
To dream of a treasure map marked a big X , indicates that your goals are in sight and you will soon be greatly rewarded.dark horse, enigma, frontier, frontiers of knowledge, matter of ignorance, mistake, mystery, n, puzzle, riddle, sealed book, terra incognita, the incalculable, the strange, the unfamiliar, the unknowable, the unknown, unexplored ground, unexplored territory, unknown quantity, z
Translate X to Spanish
Browse
Wynnea sparassoides
Wyoming
Wyomingite
Wype
Wyrd
Wys
WYSBYGI
WYSIAYG
WYSIWIS
wysiwyg
Wystan Hugh Auden
Wyszynski
Wyte
Wytensin
Wythe
Wyvern
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X CCI
X chromosome
X client
X Consortium
X Image Extension
X protocol
X ray
X server
X terminal
X Window System
X*ACT
X-1
x-axis
X-Designer
X-linked
X-linked dominant inheritance
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