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Meaning of "diactine" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DIACTINE

diactine  [daɪˈæktiːn] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DIACTINE

noun
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preposition
conjunction
determiner
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Diactine is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES DIACTINE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of diactine in the English dictionary

The definition of diactine in the dictionary is a sponge spicule having two rays that develop in different directions from a single point of origin.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DIACTINE


canteen
kænˈtiːn
clementine
ˈklɛmənˌtiːn
creatine
ˈkriːəˌtiːn
eighteen
ˈeɪˈtiːn
fifteen
ˈfɪfˈtiːn
fourteen
ˈfɔːˈtiːn
guillotine
ˈɡɪləˌtiːn
libertine
ˈlɪbəˌtiːn
nicotine
ˈnɪkəˌtiːn
nineteen
ˌnaɪnˈtiːn
preteen
priːˈtiːn
protein
ˈprəʊtiːn
quarantine
ˈkwɒrənˌtiːn
routine
ruːˈtiːn
seventeen
ˈsɛvənˈtiːn
sixteen
ˈsɪksˈtiːn
Springsteen
ˈsprɪŋˌstiːn
teen
tiːn
tetractine
tɛˈtræktiːn
thirteen
ˈθɜːˈtiːn

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DIACTINE

diachronous
diachrony
diachylon
diachylum
diacid
diacidic
diacodion
diacodium
diaconal
diaconate
diaconicon
diacoustic
diacritic
diacritical
diacritical mark
diacritically
diact
diactinal
diactinic
diactinism

WORDS THAT END LIKE DIACTINE

argentine
Augustine
Benedictine
Byzantine
carnitine
clandestine
Constantine
Florentine
intestine
monactine
palatine
Palestine
polyactine
pristine
serpentine
Stine
tartine
tine
travertine
valentine

Synonyms and antonyms of diactine in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «diactine» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DIACTINE

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Translator English - Chinese

diactine
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

diactine
570 millions of speakers

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diactine
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Translator English - Hindi

diactine
380 millions of speakers
ar

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diactine
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diactine
278 millions of speakers

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diactine
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diactine
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diactine
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Diactine
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

diactine
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

diactine
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

diactine
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Diaktine
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

diactine
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

diactine
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

डाइकाटाइन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

diactine
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

diactine
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Translator English - Polish

diactine
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

diactine
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

diactine
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

diactine
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

diactine
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

diactine
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

diactine
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of diactine

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DIACTINE»

The term «diactine» is used very little and occupies the 183.450 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DIACTINE» OVER TIME

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DIACTINE»

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A Dictionary for Invertebrate Zoology:
[Gr. dis, twice; aktis, ray] Being pointed at both ends. diactinal monaxon (PORIF) A monaxon that develops by growing in both directions, while originating from a central point; diactine; rhabdus. diactine see diactinal monaxon diaene n. [Gr. dis  ...
Tim Williams, 2009
2
The Light and Smith Manual: Intertidal Invertebrates from ...
Intertidal Invertebrates from Central California to Oregon Sol Felty Light James T. Carlton. axes= 1 monaxon axes = 1 monaxon rays = 1 monactine rays = 2 diactine axes = 1 monaxon axes = 1 monaxon rays = 1 monactine 1- axes = 4 tetraxon ...
Sol Felty Light, James T. Carlton, 2007
3
Advances In Marine Biology
Presently, the group contains three families (Figure 57) diVerentiated by pentactine hypodermalia and diactine principalia in Rossellidae; no hypodermalia and hexactine principalia in Leucopsacidae; no hypodermalia and stauractine, ...
‎2007
4
Memoirs
Triactine, diactine, and monactine forms occasionally occur. Smaller sizes with more numerous rays (Fig. 10 e, Plate 13) occur intermingled with the larger characteristic forms. In these spicules, which oiïer a transition to the metasters, the rays ...
Harvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology, 1917
5
Sponges
It is a diactinal monaxon or a diactine (Fig. 3.3«). The tylostyle, typical megasclere of the order Hadromerida, is knobbed at one end, pointed at the other. It is a monactinal monaxon (Fig. 3.3e). During growth of the spicule, if development ...
Patricia R. Bergquist, 1978
6
Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoölogy at Harvard College
The skeleton consists of pentactine and diactine pinules, pentactine, hex- actine, and diactine megascleres, modified basal spicules, stalk-spicules, microhexactines, and amphidiscs. The diactine pinules are associated with ordinary diactine ...
Harvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology, 1915
7
Tulane Studies in Zoology and Botany
Diactine megascleres present only 25 Monactines and/or diactines present as megascleres ....24 24. Monactines and diactines present as megascleres 36 Monactine megascleres present only . .42 25. Diactine megascleres only, no ...
8
The Sponges
The skeleton consists of pentactine and diactine pinules, pentactine, hex- actine, and diactine megascleres, modified basal spicules, stalk-spicules, microhex- actines, and amphidiscs. The diactine pinules are associated with ordinary diactine ...
Robert Lendenfeld, 1915
9
Principles of zoological micropaleontology
of one ray, but is rare. Anchor-shaped forms also can be derived from a triactine and are called anadiaenes (a diaene is normally a spicule in which one ray is different, usually being longer than the others). 4. The diactine is a two -rayed ...
10
A Guide to Marine Life on South African Shores
Spicules are stout styles and smaller bent diactine oxeas. A thick encrusting reddish-brown sponge with slight turrets . Ophlitaspongia seriata - Spicules are all slightly curved diactine oxeas .... 14 14. Oscular turrets very tall Ciocalypta alleni ...
John Hemsworth Day, 1969

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« EDUCALINGO. Diactine [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/diactine>. Jun 2020 ».
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