Name Report For First Name MELAINE:


First name MELAINE's origin is French. MELAINE means "dark". You can find other first names and English words that rhymes with MELAINE below. Ryhme list involves the matching sounds according to the first letters, last letters and first&last letters of melaine.(Brown names are of the same origin (French) with MELAINE and Red names are first names with English/Anglo-Saxon origin)

Rhymes with MELAINE - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming MELAINE



NAMES RHYMING WITH MELAŻNE (According to last letters):

Rhyming Names According to Last 6 Letters (elaine) - Names That Ends with elaine:

avelaine elaine helaine madelaine delaine

Rhyming Names According to Last 5 Letters (laine) - Names That Ends with laine:

alaine marjolaine charlaine ellaine guilaine maiolaine marlaine slaine solaine blaine laine maclaine ghislaine

Rhyming Names According to Last 4 Letters (aine) - Names That Ends with aine:

uwaine aine charmaine germaine igraine jaine jazmaine laraine larraine loraine valeraine ygraine daine dwaine faine fontaine fraine jermaine montaine paine shaine tramaine tremaine zaine kaine guiliaine romaine lorraine graine brangaine jourdaine lauraine caine

Rhyming Names According to Last 3 Letters (ine) - Names That Ends with ine:

ankine lucine eguskine jensine larine nielsine petrine aceline albertine alexandrine ermengardine jacqueline adeline alfonsine ambrosine celandine evangeline lexine nerine columbine cymbeline turquine cymbelline locrine adine aelfwine aethelwine alastrine alexine alhertine aline alphonsine angeline ardine arline arthurine aveline berdine bernadine bettine birdine carmeline carmine caroline cateline catharine catherine catline celestine

NAMES RHYMING WITH MELAŻNE (According to first letters):

Rhyming Names According to First 6 Letters (melain) - Names That Begins with melain:


Rhyming Names According to First 5 Letters (melai) - Names That Begins with melai:

Rhyming Names According to First 4 Letters (mela) - Names That Begins with mela:

melampus melanee melania melanie melanippus melantha melanthe melanthius melantho

Rhyming Names According to First 3 Letters (mel) - Names That Begins with mel:

mel melborn melbourne melburn melby melbyrne melchoir meldon meldri meldrick meldrik meldryk mele meleagant meleager melecertes melechan melek melena melesse meleta meletios meli melia meliadus melina melinda meliodas melisande melisenda melissa melisse melita melleta mellisa melodia melodie melody melosa melosia melpomene melrone melusina melva melville melvin melvina melvon melvyn melwas melynda melyon

Rhyming Names According to First 2 Letters (me) - Names That Begins with me:

mead meade meadghbh meadhbh meadhra meadow meagan mealcoluim meara mearr mecatl meccus meda medb medea medina medora medoro medr medredydd medrod medus medusa medwin medwine medwyn meeda meena megan megane megara megdn megedagik meghan mehadi mehdi mehemet mehetabel


First Names which starts with 'mel' and ends with 'ine':

First Names which starts with 'me' and ends with 'ne':

First Names which starts with 'm' and ends with 'e':

mabelle mable macaire macalpine macauliffe macayle macbride mace macee macfarlane macfie macie mackaylie mackenzie mackinzie mackynsie maclane macquarrie macrae madale madalene madalyne maddalene maddie maddisynne maddy-rose madeleine madelene madeline madge madie madntyre madre mae maelee maelwine maerewine maethelwine maetthere maeve mafuane magaere magaskawee magdalene magee maggie magnilde mahpee maibe maible maidie maiele maile maille maipe maire maisie maitane maite maitilde makaela-marie makahlie makale makawee makenzie maldue maledysaunte malene malerie malleville mallorie malmuirie malone malvine mamie mandie mane manette manneville mannie manute manville maolmuire maoltuile marce marceline marcelle marchelle mare maree margarethe margawse margerie marguerite mariamne mariane marianne maribelle marie marie-joie

English Words Rhyming MELAINE


ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH MELAŻNE (According to last letters):

Rhyming Words According to Last 6 Letters (elaine) - English Words That Ends with elaine:

chatelainenoun (n.) An ornamental hook, or brooch worn by a lady at her waist, and having a short chain or chains attached for a watch, keys, trinkets, etc. Also used adjectively; as, a chatelaine chain.

delainenoun (n.) A kind of fabric for women's dresses.

elainenoun (n.) Alt. of Elain

Rhyming Words According to Last 5 Letters (laine) - English Words That Ends with laine:

poulainenoun (n.) A long pointed shoe. See Cracowes.

Rhyming Words According to Last 4 Letters (aine) - English Words That Ends with aine:

aubainenoun (n.) Succession to the goods of a stranger not naturalized.

betainenoun (n.) A nitrogenous base, C5H11NO2, produced artificially, and also occurring naturally in beet-root molasses and its residues, from which it is extracted as a white crystalline substance; -- called also lycine and oxyneurine. It has a sweetish taste.

cacainenoun (n.) The essential principle of cacao; -- now called theobromine.

cocainenoun (n.) A powerful alkaloid, C17H21NO4, obtained from the leaves of coca. It is a bitter, white, crystalline substance, and is remarkable for producing local insensibility to pain.

drainenoun (n.) The missel thrush.

leucomainenoun (n.) An animal base or alkaloid, appearing in the tissue during life; hence, a vital alkaloid, as distinguished from a ptomaine or cadaveric poison.

mainenoun (n.) One of the New England States.

migrainenoun (n.) Same as Megrim.

morainenoun (n.) An accumulation of earth and stones carried forward and deposited by a glacier.

quinzainenoun (n.) The fifteenth day after a feast day, including both in the reckoning.
 noun (n.) The fifteenth day after a feast day, including both in the reckoning.

ptomainenoun (n.) One of a class of animal bases or alkaloids formed in the putrefaction of various kinds of albuminous matter, and closely related to the vegetable alkaloids; a cadaveric poison. The ptomaines, as a class, have their origin in dead matter, by which they are to be distinguished from the leucomaines.

thebainenoun (n.) A poisonous alkaloid, C19H21NO3, found in opium in small quantities, having a sharp, astringent taste, and a tetanic action resembling that of strychnine.

Rhyming Words According to Last 3 Letters (ine) - English Words That Ends with ine:

abietinenoun (n.) A resinous obtained from Strasburg turpentine or Canada balsam. It is without taste or smell, is insoluble in water, but soluble in alcohol (especially at the boiling point), in strong acetic acid, and in ether.

acacinenoun (n.) Gum arabic.

acalycineadjective (a.) Alt. of Acalysinous

acanthineadjective (a.) Of, pertaining to, or resembling, the plant acanthus.

acarineadjective (a.) Of or caused by acari or mites; as, acarine diseases.

acaulineadjective (a.) Same as Acaulescent.

accipitrineadjective (a.) Like or belonging to the Accipitres; raptorial; hawklike.

acervulineadjective (a.) Resembling little heaps.

acolyctinenoun (n.) An organic base, in the form of a white powder, obtained from Aconitum lycoctonum.

aconitinenoun (n.) An intensely poisonous alkaloid, extracted from aconite.

adamantineadjective (a.) Made of adamant, or having the qualities of adamant; incapable of being broken, dissolved, or penetrated; as, adamantine bonds or chains.
 adjective (a.) Like the diamond in hardness or luster.

adulterinenoun (n.) An illegitimate child.
 adjective (a.) Proceeding from adulterous intercourse. Hence: Spurious; without the support of law; illegal.

agatineadjective (a.) Pertaining to, or like, agate.

alabastrineadjective (a.) Of, pertaining to, or like, alabaster; as alabastrine limbs.

alaninenoun (n.) A white crystalline base, C3H7NO2, derived from aldehyde ammonia.

aldineadjective (a.) An epithet applied to editions (chiefly of the classics) which proceeded from the press of Aldus Manitius, and his family, of Venice, for the most part in the 16th century and known by the sign of the anchor and the dolphin. The term has also been applied to certain elegant editions of English works.

alexandrinenoun (n.) A kind of verse consisting in English of twelve syllables.
 adjective (a.) Belonging to Alexandria; Alexandrian.

algerinenoun (n.) A native or one of the people of Algiers or Algeria. Also, a pirate.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Algiers or Algeria.

alkalineadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to an alkali or to alkalies; having the properties of an alkali.

almandinenoun (n.) The common red variety of garnet.

almondinenoun (n.) See Almandine

alpestrineadjective (a.) Pertaining to the Alps, or other high mountains; as, Alpestrine diseases, etc.
 adjective (a.) Growing on the elevated parts of mountains, but not above the timbe/ line; subalpine.

alphonsineadjective (a.) Of or relating to Alphonso X., the Wise, King of Castile (1252-1284).

alpineadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the Alps, or to any lofty mountain; as, Alpine snows; Alpine plants.
 adjective (a.) Like the Alps; lofty.

altheinenoun (n.) Asparagine.

aluminenoun (n.) Alumina.

alvineadjective (a.) Of, from, in, or pertaining to, the belly or the intestines; as, alvine discharges; alvine concretions.

amandinenoun (n.) The vegetable casein of almonds.
 noun (n.) A kind of cold cream prepared from almonds, for chapped hands, etc.

amanitinenoun (n.) The poisonous principle of some fungi.

amaranthineadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to amaranth.
 adjective (a.) Unfading, as the poetic amaranth; undying.
 adjective (a.) Of a purplish color.

amarinenoun (n.) A characteristic crystalline substance, obtained from oil of bitter almonds.

amethystineadjective (a.) Resembling amethyst, especially in color; bluish violet.
 adjective (a.) Composed of, or containing, amethyst.

aminenoun (n.) One of a class of strongly basic substances derived from ammonia by replacement of one or more hydrogen atoms by a basic atom or radical.

amygdalineadjective (a.) Of, pertaining to, or resembling, almonds.

anatineadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the ducks; ducklike.

andesinenoun (n.) A kind of triclinic feldspar found in the Andes.

andineadjective (a.) Andean; as, Andine flora.

angevinenoun (n.) A native of Anjou.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Anjou in France.

anguineadjective (a.) Of, pertaining to, or resembling, a snake or serpent.

anilinenoun (n.) An organic base belonging to the phenylamines. It may be regarded as ammonia in which one hydrogen atom has been replaced by the radical phenyl. It is a colorless, oily liquid, originally obtained from indigo by distillation, but now largely manufactured from coal tar or nitrobenzene as a base from which many brilliant dyes are made.
 adjective (a.) Made from, or of the nature of, aniline.

animalculineadjective (a.) Of, pertaining to, or resembling, animalcules.

annotinenoun (n.) A bird one year old, or that has once molted.

anserineadjective (a.) Pertaining to, or resembling, a goose, or the skin of a goose.
 adjective (a.) Pertaining to the Anseres.

antalkalinenoun (n.) Anything that neutralizes, or that counteracts an alkaline tendency in the system.
 adjective (a.) Of power to counteract alkalies.

antifebrinenoun (n.) Acetanilide.

antilopineadjective (a.) Of or relating to the antelope.

antipyrinenoun (n.) An artificial alkaloid, believed to be efficient in abating fever.

antitoxinenoun (n.) A substance (sometimes the product of a specific micro-organism and sometimes naturally present in the blood or tissues of an animal), capable of producing immunity from certain diseases, or of counteracting the poisonous effects of pathogenic bacteria.

apennineadjective (a.) Of, pertaining to, or designating, the Apennines, a chain of mountains extending through Italy.

apomorphinenoun (n.) A crystalline alkaloid obtained from morphia. It is a powerful emetic.

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH MELAŻNE (According to first letters):

Rhyming Words According to First 6 Letters (melain) - Words That Begins with melain:

melainnoun (n.) The dark coloring matter of the liquid of the cuttlefish.

melainotypenoun (n.) See Melanotype.

Rhyming Words According to First 5 Letters (melai) - Words That Begins with melai:

Rhyming Words According to First 4 Letters (mela) - Words That Begins with mela:

melaconitenoun (n.) An earthy black oxide of copper, arising from the decomposition of other ores.

meladanoun (n.) Alt. of Melado

meladonoun (n.) A mixture of sugar and molasses; crude sugar as it comes from the pans without being drained.

melaenanoun (n.) A discharge from the bowels of black matter, consisting of altered blood.

melamnoun (n.) A white or buff-colored granular powder, C6H9N11, obtained by heating ammonium sulphocyanate.

melaminenoun (n.) A strong nitrogenous base, C3H6N6, produced from several cyanogen compounds, and obtained as a white crystalline substance, -- formerly supposed to be produced by the decomposition of melam. Called also cyanuramide.

melampodenoun (n.) The black hellebore.

melampyrinnoun (n.) Alt. of Melampyrite

melampyritenoun (n.) The saccharine substance dulcite; -- so called because found in the leaves of cowwheat (Melampyrum). See Dulcite.

melanaemianoun (n.) A morbid condition in which the blood contains black pigment either floating freely or imbedded in the white blood corpuscles.

melanagoguenoun (n.) A medicine supposed to expel black bile or choler.

melancholianoun (n.) A kind of mental unsoundness characterized by extreme depression of spirits, ill-grounded fears, delusions, and brooding over one particular subject or train of ideas.

melancholiannoun (n.) A person affected with melancholy; a melancholic.

melancholicnoun (n.) One affected with a gloomy state of mind.
 noun (n.) A gloomy state of mind; melancholy.
 adjective (a.) Given to melancholy; depressed; melancholy; dejected; unhappy.

melancholinessnoun (n.) The state or quality of being melancholy.

melancholiousadjective (a.) Melancholy.

melancholistnoun (n.) One affected with melancholy or dejection.

melancholynoun (n.) Depression of spirits; a gloomy state continuing a considerable time; deep dejection; gloominess.
 noun (n.) Great and continued depression of spirits, amounting to mental unsoundness; melancholia.
 noun (n.) Pensive maditation; serious thoughtfulness.
 noun (n.) Ill nature.
 adjective (a.) Depressed in spirits; dejected; gloomy dismal.
 adjective (a.) Producing great evil and grief; causing dejection; calamitous; afflictive; as, a melancholy event.
 adjective (a.) Somewhat deranged in mind; having the jugment impaired.
 adjective (a.) Favorable to meditation; somber.

melanesianadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Melanesia.

melangenoun (n.) A mixture; a medley.

melaniannoun (n.) One of a family of fresh-water pectinibranchiate mollusks, having a turret-shaped shell.

melanicadjective (a.) Melanotic.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the black-haired races.

melanilinenoun (n.) A complex nitrogenous hydrocarbon obtained artificially (as by the action of cyanogen chloride on aniline) as a white, crystalline substance; -- called also diphenyl guanidin.

melaninnoun (n.) A black pigment found in the pigment-bearing cells of the skin (particularly in the skin of the negro), in the epithelial cells of the external layer of the retina (then called fuscin), in the outer layer of the choroid, and elsewhere. It is supposed to be derived from the decomposition of hemoglobin.

melanismnoun (n.) An undue development of dark-colored pigment in the skin or its appendages; -- the opposite of albinism.
 noun (n.) A disease; black jaundice. See Mel/na.
 noun (n.) The character of having a high degree of pigmentation, as shown in dark skin, eyes, and hair.

melanisticadjective (a.) Affected with melanism; of the nature of melanism.

melanitenoun (n.) A black variety of garnet.

melanochroinoun (n. pl.) A group of the human race, including the dark whites.

melanochroicadjective (a.) Having a dark complexion; of or pertaining to the Melanochroi.

melanochroitenoun (n.) A mineral of a red, or brownish or yellowish red color. It is a chromate of lead; -- called also phoenicocroite.

melanocomousadjective (a.) Having very dark or black hair; black-haired.

melanorrhoeanoun (n.) An East Indian genus of large trees. Melanorrh/a usitatissima is the lignum-vitae of Pegu, and yelds a valuable black varnish.

melanoscopenoun (n.) An instrument containing a combination of colored glasses such that they transmit only red light, so that objects of other colors, as green leaves, appear black when seen through it. It is used for viewing colored flames, to detect the presence of potassium, lithium, etc., by the red light which they emit.

melanospermnoun (n.) An alga of any kind that produces blackish spores, or seed dust. The melanosperms include the rockweeds and all kinds of kelp.

melanoticadjective (a.) Melanistic.

melanotypenoun (n.) A positive picture produced with sensitized collodion on a smooth surface of black varnish, coating a thin plate of iron; also, the process of making such a picture.

melanteritenoun (n.) A hydrous sulphate of iron of a green color and vitreous luster; iron vitriol.

melanurenoun (n.) A small fish of the Mediterranean; a gilthead. See Gilthead (a).

melanuricadjective (a.) Pertaining to, or designating, a complex nitrogenous acid obtained by decomposition of melam, or of urea, as a white crystalline powder; -- called also melanurenic acid.

melaphyrenoun (n.) Any one of several dark-colored augitic, eruptive rocks allied to basalt.

melasmanoun (n.) A dark discoloration of the skin, usually local; as, Addison's melasma, or Addison's disease.

melassesnoun (n.) See Molasses.

melassicadjective (a.) Pertaining to, or designating, an acid obtained from molasses or glucose, and probably identical with saccharic acid. See Saccharic.

melastomanoun (n.) A genus of evergreen tropical shrubs; -- so called from the black berries of some species, which stain the mouth.

melastomaceousadjective (a.) Belonging to the order of which Melastoma is the type.

melanconiaceaenoun (n. pl.) A family of fungi constituting the order Melanconiales.

melanconialesnoun (n. pl.) The smallest of the three orders of Fungi Imperfecti, including those with no asci nor pycnidia, but as a rule having the spores in cavities without special walls. They cause many of the plant diseases known as anthracnose.

melanomanoun (n.) A tumor containing dark pigment.
 noun (n.) Development of dark-pigmented tumors.

Rhyming Words According to First 3 Letters (mel) - Words That Begins with mel:

melostemonousadjective (a.) Having fever stamens than the parts of the corolla.

melchitenoun (n.) One of a sect, chiefly in Syria and Egypt, which acknowledges the authority of the pope, but adheres to the liturgy and ceremonies of the Eastern Church.

meleagrineadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the genus Meleagris.

meleagrisnoun (n.) A genus of American gallinaceous birds, including the common and the wild turkeys.

meleenoun (n.) A fight in which the combatants are mingled in one confused mass; a hand to hand conflict; an affray.
 noun (n.) A cavalry exercise in which two groups of riders try to cut paper plumes off the helmets of their opponents, the contest continuing until no member of one group retains his plume; -- sometimes called Balaklava melee.

melenanoun (n.) See Melaena.

melenenoun (n.) An unsaturated hydrocarbon, C30H60, of the ethylene series, obtained from beeswax as a white, scaly, crystalline wax; -- called also melissene, and melissylene.

melenitenoun (n.) An explosive of great destructive power; -- so called from its color, which resembles honey.

meletinnoun (n.) See Quercitin.

melezitosenoun (n.) A variety of sugar, isomeric with sucrose, extracted from the manna of the larch (Larix).

meliaceousadjective (a.) Pertaining to a natural order (Meliacae) of plants of which the genus Melia is the type. It includes the mahogany and the Spanish cedar.

melibeanadjective (a.) Alt. of Melib/an

melib/anadjective (a.) Alternately responsive, as verses.

melicerousadjective (a.) Consisting of or containing matter like honey; -- said of certain encysted tumors.

melicotoonnoun (n.) See Melocoton.

melicratorynoun (n.) A meadlike drink.

melilitenoun (n.) A mineral occurring in small yellow crystals, found in the lavas (melilite basalt) of Vesuvius, and elsewhere.

melilotnoun (n.) Any species of Melilotus, a genus of leguminous herbs having a vanillalike odor; sweet clover; hart's clover. The blue melilot (Melilotus caerulea) is used in Switzerland to give color and flavor to sapsago cheese.

meliloticadjective (a.) Of, pertaining to, or obtained from, sweet clover or melilot; specifically, designating an acid of the aromatic series, obtained from melilot as a white crystalline substance.

melioratingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Meliorate

melioraternoun (n.) Same as Meliorator.

meliorationnoun (n.) The act or operation of meliorating, or the state of being meliorated; improvement.

melioratornoun (n.) One who meliorates.

meliorismnoun (n.) The doctrine that there is a tendency throughout nature toward improvement.

melioritynoun (n.) The state or quality of being better; melioration.

meliphagannoun (n.) Any bird of the genus Meliphaga and allied genera; a honey eater; -- called also meliphagidan.
 adjective (a.) Belonging to the genus Meliphaga.

meliphagousadjective (a.) Eating, or feeding upon, honey.

melismanoun (n.) A piece of melody; a song or tune, -- as opposed to recitative or musical declamation.
 noun (n.) A grace or embellishment.

melissanoun (n.) A genus of labiate herbs, including the balm, or bee balm (Melissa officinalis).

melissicadjective (a.) Pertaining to, or derived from, beeswax; specif., denoting an acid obtained by oxidation of myricin.

melissylnoun (n.) See Myricyl.

melissylenenoun (n.) See Melene.

melitosenoun (n.) A variety of sugar isomeric with sucrose, extracted from cotton seeds and from the so-called Australian manna (a secretion of certain species of Eucalyptus).

mellnoun (n.) Honey.
 noun (n.) A mill.
 verb (v. i. & t.) To mix; to meddle.

mellatenoun (n.) A mellitate.

mellaynoun (n.) A melee; a conflict.

mellicadjective (a.) See Mellitic.

melliferousadjective (a.) Producing honey.

mellificadjective (a.) Producing honey.

mellificationnoun (n.) The making or production of honey.

mellifluencenoun (n.) A flow of sweetness, or a sweet, smooth flow.

mellifluentadjective (a.) Flowing as with honey; smooth; mellifluous.

mellifluousadjective (a.) Flowing as with honey; smooth; flowing sweetly or smoothly; as, a mellifluous voice.

melligenousadjective (a.) Having the qualities of honey.

melligonoun (n.) Honeydew.

melliloquentadjective (a.) Speaking sweetly or harmoniously.

melliphagannoun (n.) See Meliphagan.

melliphagousadjective (a.) See Meliphagous.

mellitatenoun (n.) A salt of mellitic acid.

mellitenoun (n.) A mineral of a honey color, found in brown coal, and partly the result of vegetable decomposition; honeystone. It is a mellitate of alumina.


English Words which starts with 'mel' and ends with 'ine':

English Words which starts with 'me' and ends with 'ne':

meconidinenoun (n.) An alkaloid found in opium, and extracted as a yellow amorphous substance which is easily decomposed.

mediastinenoun (n.) Alt. of Mediastinum

medicinenoun (n.) The science which relates to the prevention, cure, or alleviation of disease.
 noun (n.) Any substance administered in the treatment of disease; a remedial agent; a remedy; physic.
 noun (n.) A philter or love potion.
 noun (n.) A physician.
 noun (n.) Among the North American Indians, any object supposed to give control over natural or magical forces, to act as a protective charm, or to cause healing; also, magical power itself; the potency which a charm, token, or rite is supposed to exert.
 noun (n.) Hence, a similar object or agency among other savages.
 noun (n.) Short for Medicine man.
 noun (n.) Intoxicating liquor; drink.
 verb (v. t.) To give medicine to; to affect as a medicine does; to remedy; to cure.

megadynenoun (n.) One of the larger measures of force, amounting to one million dynes.

megaphonenoun (n.) A device to magnify sound, or direct it in a given direction in a greater volume, as a very large funnel used as an ear trumpet or as a speaking trumpet.

megasthenenoun (n.) One of a group which includes the higher orders of mammals, having a large size as a typical characteristic.

meinenoun (n.) Alt. of Meiny
 verb (v. t.) See Menge.

meioceneadjective (a.) See Miocene.

mellonenoun (n.) A yellow powder, C6H3N9, obtained from certain sulphocyanates. It has acid properties and forms compounds called mellonides.

melnenoun (n.) A mill.

melpomenenoun (n.) The Muse of tragedy.
 noun (n.) The eighteenth asteroid.

membranenoun (n.) A thin layer or fold of tissue, usually supported by a fibrous network, serving to cover or line some part or organ, and often secreting or absorbing certain fluids.

menisperminenoun (n.) An alkaloid distinct from picrotoxin and obtained from the cocculus indicus (the fruit of Anamirta Cocculus, formerly Menispermum Cocculus) as a white, crystalline, tasteless powder; -- called also menispermina.

menthenenoun (n.) A colorless liquid hydrocarbon resembling oil of turpentine, obtained by dehydrating menthol. It has an agreeable odor and a cooling taste.

merestonenoun (n.) A stone designating a limit or boundary; a landmark.

mesitylenenoun (n.) A colorless, fragrant liquid, C6H3(CH3)3, of the benzene series of hydrocarbons, obtained by distilling acetone with sulphuric acid.

mesneadjective (a.) Middle; intervening; as, a mesne lord, that is, a lord who holds land of a superior, but grants a part of it to another person, in which case he is a tenant to the superior, but lord or superior to the second grantee, and hence is called the mesne lord.

mesorhineadjective (a.) Having the nose of medium width; between leptorhine and platyrhine.

metacetonenoun (n.) A colorless liquid of an agreeable odor, C6H10O, obtained by distilling a mixture of sugar and lime; -- so called because formerly regarded as a polymeric modification of acetone.

metallinenoun (n.) A substance of variable composition, but resembling a soft, dark-colored metal, used in the bearings of machines for obviating friction, and as a substitute for lubricants.
 adjective (a.) Pertaining to, or resembling, a metal; metallic; as, metalline properties.
 adjective (a.) Impregnated with metallic salts; chalybeate; as, metalline water.

metapeptonenoun (n.) An intermediate product formed in the gastric digestion of albuminous matter.

metaxylenenoun (n.) That variety of xylene, or dimethyl benzene, in which the two methyl groups occupy the meta position with reference to each other. It is a colorless inf/ammable liquid.

methanenoun (n.) A light, colorless, gaseous, inflammable hydrocarbon, CH4; marsh gas. See Marsh gas, under Gas.

methenenoun (n.) See Methylene.

methylaminenoun (n.) See Methyl amine, under Methyl.

methylenenoun (n.) A hydrocarbon radical, CH2, not known in the free state, but regarded as an essential residue and component of certain derivatives of methane; as, methylene bromide, CH2Br2; -- formerly called also methene.

mezzaninenoun (n.) Same as Entresol.
 noun (n.) A partial story which is not on the same level with the story of the main part of the edifice, as of a back building, where the floors are on a level with landings of the staircase of the main house.
 noun (n.) A flooring laid over a floor to bring it up to some height or level.
 noun (n.) A floor under the stage, from which various contrivances, as traps, are worked.

metallophonenoun (n.) An instrument like a pianoforte, but having metal bars instead of strings.
 noun (n.) An instrument like the xylophone, but having metallic instead of wooden bars.