HyperDic: sac

English > 4 senses of the word sac / Sac:
NOUNshapesac, pouch, sack, pocketan enclosed space
plantsac, thecaa case or sheath especially a pollen sac or moss capsule
person Sac, Sauka member of the Algonquian people formerly living in Wisconsin in the Fox River valley and on the shores of Green Bay
bodysaca structure resembling a bag in an animal
sac / Sac > pronunciation
Soundssae'k
Rhymesaback ... zodiac: 126 rhymes with aek...
English > sac: 4 senses > noun 1, shape
MeaningAn enclosed space.
Synonymspouch, sack, pocket
Broadercavity, enclosed spaceSpace that is surrounded by something
Spanishbolsa, bolsillo, saco
English > sac: 4 senses > noun 2, plant
MeaningA case or sheath especially a pollen sac or moss capsule.
Synonymtheca
Broadercovering, natural covering, coverA natural object that covers or envelops
Spanishteca
Catalanteca
English > Sac: 4 senses > noun 3, person
MeaningA member of the Algonquian people formerly living in Wisconsin in the Fox River valley and on the shores of Green Bay.
SynonymSauk
InstancesBlack Hawk, MakataimeshekiakiakSauk leader who in 1832 led Fox and Sauk warriors against the United States (1767-1838)
KeokukSauk leader who aided the United States against Black Hawk (1790-1848)
BroaderAlgonquian, AlgonquinA member of any of the North American Indian groups speaking an Algonquian language and originally / originally living in the subarctic regions of eastern Canada
English > sac: 4 senses > noun 4, body
MeaningA structure resembling a bag in an animal.
NarroweracinusOne of the small sacs or saclike dilations in a compound gland
air bladder, swim bladder, floatAn air-filled sac near the spinal column in many fishes that helps maintain buoyancy
air sacAny of the membranous air-filled extensions of the lungs of birds
air sacAny of the thin-walled extensions of the tracheae of insects
alveolus, air sac, air cellA tiny sac for holding air in the lungs
amnion, amniotic sac, amniosThin innermost membranous sac enclosing the developing embryo of higher vertebrates (reptiles, birds and mammals)
bladder, vesicaA distensible membranous sac (usually containing liquid / liquid or gas)
bursaA small fluid-filled sac located between movable parts of the body especially at joints
chorionThe outermost membranous sac enclosing the embryo in higher vertebrates (reptiles, birds and mammals)
cisterna, cisternA sac or cavity containing fluid especially lymph or cerebrospinal fluid
coelenteronThe saclike body cavity of a coelenterate
pericardial sacThe membrane surrounding the heart
pouch, pocket(anatomy) saclike structure in any of various animals (as a marsupial or gopher or pelican)
saccule, sacculusA small sac or pouch (especially the smaller chamber of the membranous labyrinth)
vesicle, cystA small anatomically normal sac or bladderlike structure (especially one containing fluid)
yolk sacmembranous structure enclosing the yolk of eggs in birds, reptiles, marsupials, and some fishes
yolk sac, vitelline sac, umbilical vesicle, vesicula umbilicusmembranous structure that functions as the circulatory system in mammalian embryos until the heart becomes functional
Broadercavity, bodily cavity, cavum(anatomy) a natural hollow or sinus / sinus within the body
Spanishsaco
Catalansac

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