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Meaning of "Xanthus" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF XANTHUS

Xanthus  [ˈzænθəs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF XANTHUS

noun
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pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Xanthus 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 XANTHUS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of Xanthus in the English dictionary

The definition of Xanthus in the dictionary is the chief city of ancient Lycia in SW Asia Minor: source of some important antiquities.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH XANTHUS


acanthus
əˈkænθəs
agapanthus
ˌæɡəˈpænθəs
ailanthus
eɪˈlænθəs
calycanthus
ˌkælɪˈkænθəs
canthus
ˈkænθəs
clianthus
klɪˈænθəs
dianthus
daɪˈænθəs
epicanthus
ˌɛpɪˈkænθəs
hapaxanthous
ˌhæpəˈzænθəs
helianthus
ˌhiːlɪˈænθəs
miscanthus
mɪsˈkænθəs
monanthous
mɒˈnænθəs
polyanthus
ˌpɒlɪˈænθəs
Rhadamanthus
ˌrædəˈmænθəs
Rhadamanthys
ˌrædəˈmænθəs
rhizanthous
raɪˈzænθəs
schizanthus
skɪtˈsænθəs
strophanthus
strəʊˈfænθəs
synanthous
sɪˈnænθəs
xanthous
ˈzænθəs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE XANTHUS

Xanthippe
xanthism
xanthochroia
xanthochroic
xanthochroid
xanthochroism
xanthochroous
xanthoma
xanthomatous
xanthomelanous
xanthone
xanthophyl
xanthophyll
xanthophyllous
xanthopsia
xanthopterin
xanthous
xanthoxyl
Xantippe
Xavier

WORDS THAT END LIKE XANTHUS

Aegisthus
amianthus
Balthus
calathus
ceanothus
cyathus
Erymanthus
Hyacinthus
lecythus
Malthus
Mount Erymanthus
Olynthus
thus
Xuthus
Zacynthus

Synonyms and antonyms of Xanthus in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Xanthus» into 25 languages

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Translator English - Chinese

桑索斯
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Janto
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English

Xanthus
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ज़ेंथस
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

زانثس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Ксанф
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

xanthus
270 millions of speakers

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Xanthus
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Xanthus
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Xanthus
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Translator English - German

xanthus
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ザンザス
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

산토스,
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Xanthus
85 millions of speakers
vi

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Xanthus
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Translator English - Tamil

Xanthus
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एक्सथस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

xanthus
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Xanto
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Xanthus
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Ксанф
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

xanthus
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Ξάνθος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Xanthus
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Xanthus
10 millions of speakers
no

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Xanthus
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Xanthus

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «XANTHUS»

The term «Xanthus» is regularly used and occupies the 62.796 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «XANTHUS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Xanthus

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «XANTHUS»

Discover the use of Xanthus in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Xanthus and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Exploring Transcriptional Regulators that Control Emergent ...
Pham, V. D., Shebelut, C. W., Diodati, M. E., Bull, C. T., & Singer, M. (2005). Mutations affecting predation ability of the soil bacterium Myxococcus xanthus. Microbiology, 151, 1865-74. Reichenbach, H. (1999). The ecology of the myxobacteria.
Rion G. Taylor, Syracuse University. Graduate School, 2008
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Collective Behavior of Myxococcus Xanthus
Development in Myxococcus xanthus involves differentiation into two cell types, peripheral rods and spores. J Bacteriol 3318-3333. 42. Oster, G. 2004. Clocks and patterns in Myxobacteria: a remembrance of Art Winfree. J. Theoretical Biology ...
Oleksii Sliusarenko, 2007
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The Dif System in Myxococcus Xanthus --- A Signaling Pathway ...
REFERENCES Black, W.P., and Yang, Z. (2004) Myxococcus xanthus chemotaxis homologs DifD and DifG negatively regulate fibril polysaccharide production. J Bacteriol 186: 10011 008. Dana, J .R., and Shimkets, L.J. (1993) Regulation of ...
Schryl Duadico Castaneda, 2007
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Directed Motility in Myxococcus Xanthus by the Frz ...
1.1 Myxococcus xanthus exhibits many social behaviors Myxococcus xanthus has attracted much scientific interest because of its complex life cycle and morphogenetic potential. The bacteria grow in nature on complex organic material or prey ...
Yuko Francisca Inclan, 2007
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Aesop's Fables: With a Life of Aesop
On another day, when Xanthus was sitting with his friends and holding a glass in his hand, troubled by many and diverse questions that were proposed to him, Aesop said to him: "Lord, it can be read in a book by Dionysius that a glass held in ...
John Esten Keller
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Paul's Offer of Leniency (2 Cor 10:1): Populist Ideology and ...
For example, Xanthus is henpecked by his wife (32) and too dull to recognize when he is cuckolded (75-76). Furthermore, when drunk he makes an ill-advised wager which requires Aesop's superior wit to win (69-73). Xanthus looks even ...
Donald Dale Walker, 2002
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Anthology of Ancient Greek Popular Literature
When several days passed and she was still not reconciled, Xanthus sent some friends to urge her to come back to him. Since Xanthus was very disconsolate at being deprived of his wife, Aesop went to him and said, "Don't grieve, master, ...
William F. Hansen, 1998
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On the Ionic Heroum at Xanthus: (Fragment of "The Museum of ...
ON THE IONIC HEROUM AT XANTHUS: NOW IN THE BRITISH MUSEUM. " On attache volontiers quelque prix a ce genre de travail, precisement parcequ'il y entre un peu de divination ; et on peut s'y plaire, en raison meme de ce qu'il offre  ...
Edward Falkener, 1851
9
Modern Microbial Genetics
Biran D, Kroos L (1997): In vitro transcription of M yxococcus xanthus genes with RNA polymerase containing sigma A, the major sigma factor in growing cells. Mol Microbiol 25:463-472. Blackhart BD, Zusman DR (1985): “Frizzy” genes of ...
Uldis N. Streips, Ronald E. Yasbin, 2004
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Bacterial Signal Transduction: Networks and Drug Targets: ...
Interestingly, one M. xanthus PSTK, containing HK domain (HK) in its regulatory domain, was found to interact with other PSTK containinga receiver domain (REC ) via the HK and REC domains based on the genomic yeast two-hybrid screen.
Ryutaro Utsumi, 2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «XANTHUS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Xanthus is used in the context of the following news items.
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Moo U aims to educate fair-goers about the farm animals being …
Lily Xanthus, a guide on Moo U Guided Livestock Tours, explains the difference in feathers in male and female chickens Sunday morning during the Larimer ... «Loveland Reporter-Herald, Aug 15»
2
Woman arrested, baby rescued in Tulsa fire
Officers from the Tulsa Police Department say they were working a case on North Xanthus Avenue when they were approached by some neighborhood kids ... «KOKI FOX 23, Jul 15»
3
Evolution of Kin Discrimination
M. xanthus fruiting bodiesFRANCESCA FIEGNAKin discrimination, in which an organism favors genetically related individuals over non-related individuals in ... «The Scientist, Jul 15»
4
Petri dish 'tournament' backs up diversity theory
The bacterium Myxococcus xanthus lives in soils almost all over the world and is capable of social interactions—its individuals join forces to go hunting together ... «Futurity: Research News, Jun 15»
5
The winner doesn't always take all
The bacterium Myxococcus xanthus is a microbe with special properties. It lives in soils almost all over the world and is capable of social interactions; that is, ... «Phys.Org, Jun 15»
6
Todd heads Australasian top four in Tatts CIC3*
In third was Todd's former NZ team mate and previous world champion Blyth Tait, riding Xanthus III to finish with 42.30 after adding a few cross-country time ... «Horsetalk, May 15»
7
Theatre review: Pink Milk at Garage Theatre
Just as the ethereal Rapp is perfectly cast as the head-in-the-clouds Alan, so too is his first lover, Christopher, played by the buff, pony-tailed Lysander Xanthus. «Signal Tribune, Oct 14»
8
Bovine beauty treatments on display at State Fair of Texas
“It's like getting dressed up for an interview — or the prom,” said Alexa's owner, Jeannene Xanthus, as her assistant Tiffany Baggerman fluffed the heifer with the ... «Dallas Morning News, Oct 14»
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Za úplatu vynášeli informace. Software pak dopravní podnik draze …
Ti však, místo toho, aby pracovali na vytvoření systému, radili soukromé firmě Xanthus, jak program vytvořit. Když společnost software dokončila, Dopravní ... «iDNES.cz, Jul 14»
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Programátoři vynesli informace z DPP, ten platí miliony za "vlastní …
Provoz mozku dopravy DPP od firmy Xanthus velmi draze nakupuje, přišel ho už na stovky milionů korun. Za vším stojí zřejmě bývalý nadřízený zmíněných ... «ceskatelevize.cz, Jul 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Xanthus [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/xanthus>. Jul 2021 ».
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