Ultramarine means: A blue pigment formerly obtained by powdering lapis lazuli, but now produced in large quantities by fusing together silica, alumina, soda, and sulphur, thus forming a glass, colored blue by the sodium polysulphides made in the fusion. Also used adjectively.
Ultramontane means: Being beyond the mountains; specifically, being beyond the Alps, in respect to the one who speaks.
Ultramontane means: One who resides beyond the mountains, especially beyond the Alps; a foreigner.
Ultramontane means: One who maintains extreme views favoring the pope's supremacy. See Ultramontanism.
Ultramontanism means: The principles of those within the Roman Catholic Church who maintain extreme views favoring the pope's supremacy; -- so used by those living north of the Alps in reference to the Italians; -- rarely used in an opposite sense, as referring to the views of those living north of the Alps and opposed to the papal claims. Cf. Gallicanism.
Ultramontanist means: One who upholds ultramontanism.
Ultramundane means: Being beyond the world, or beyond the limits of our system.
Ultrared means: Situated beyond or below the red rays; as, the ultrated rays of the spectrum, which are less refrangible than the red.
Ultratropical means: Situated beyond, or outside of, the tropics; extratropical; also, having an excessively tropical temperature; warmer than the tropics.
Ultraviolet means: Lying outside the visible spectrum at its violet end; -- said of rays more refrangible than the extreme violet rays of the spectrum.
Zoomorphism means: The transformation of men into beasts.
Zoomorphic means: Of or pertaining to zoomorphism.
Zoomelanin means: A pigment giving the black color to the feathers of many birds.
Zoology means: A treatise on this science.
Zoology means: That part of biology which relates to the animal kingdom, including the structure, embryology, evolution, classification, habits, and distribution of all animals, both living and extinct.
Zoologies means: of Zoology
Zoologist means: One who is well versed in zoology.
Zoologically means: In a zoological manner; according to the principles of zoology.
Zoological means: Of or pertaining to zoology, or the science of animals.
Zoologer means: A zoologist.
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