4,972 English Words Starting With Z
A weighted average where the value for each component is weighted by the square of its mass or volume.
plural of z-average.
plural of z-axis.
(algebraic geometry) The axis on a graph of at least three dimensions that is usually drawn vertically and usually shows the range of values of a variable dependent on two other variables or the third independent variable.
A wire bend consisting of two consecutive 90° bends resembling the letter "Z".
plural of Z-bend.
(particle) a fundamental particle, a gauge boson, that, together with the W-boson, mediates the weak nuclear force; it has a charge of 0
plural of Z-boson.
(computer graphics) A buffer for the purpose of tracking the relative depths of different objects in a scene and determining which are closer to the observer than others.
plural of z-buffer.
(British) any of several early models of police car
plural of Z-car.
(computer graphics) The elimination of certain objects from the display that should not be rendered because they are behind objects that are closer to the viewer.
(algebraic geometry) The direction aligned with the z-axis of a coordinate system.
(uncountable) A configuration of DNA in cells, left-hand twisting double helix, that takes up a zigzagging form due to the natural right-hand twisting tendency of DNA.
Any of a group of nonbenzodiazepine drugs with effects similar to benzodiazepines, used in the treatment of insomnia.
plural of Z-drug.
(computer graphics) A phenomenon in three-dimensional rendering where two or more primitives have similar values in the z-buffer, causing flickering as one is displayed varyingly behind or in front of the other.
(maths) A point at which a line crosses the z-axis of a Cartesian grid.
plural of z-intercept.
A group of people who are the furthest from stardom, unlike the A-list.
Someone on a Z-list; one who is very far from stardom.
plural of Z-lister.
(computer graphics) The order in which objects should be drawn in order to display correctly.
plural of z-order.
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