HyperDic: ne

English > 3 senses of the word Ne / NE:
NOUNsubstanceNe, neon, atomic number 10a colorless odorless gaseous element that give a red glow in a vacuum tube
relationNE, northeast, nor'-east, northeastwardthe compass point midway between north and east
locationNE, Nebraska, Cornhusker State, Neb.a midwestern state on the Great Plains
Ne / NE > pronunciation
Soundseh'niy'; nao.rthiy'st; ney'; niy'
Rhymesabalone ... Zuni: 221 rhymes with niy...
beast ... yeast: 17 rhymes with iyst...
Benet ... Ney: 12 rhymes with ney...
English > Ne: 3 senses > noun 1, substance
MeaningA colorless odorless gaseous element that give a red glow in a vacuum tube; one of the six inert gasses; occurs in the air in small amounts.
Synonymsneon, atomic number 10
Broaderchemical element, elementAny of the more than 100 known substances (of which 92 occur naturally) that cannot be separated into simpler substances and that singly or in combination constitute all matter
noble gas, inert gas, argononAny of the chemically inert gaseous elements of the helium group in the periodic table
Substance ofairA mixture of gases (especially oxygen) required for breathing
SpanishNe, neon, neón, número atómico 10
CatalanNe, neó, número atòmic 10
English > NE: 3 senses > noun 2, relation
MeaningThe compass point midway between north and east; at 45 degrees.
Synonymsnortheast, nor'-east, northeastward
Broadercompass point, pointAny of 32 horizontal directions indicated on the card of a compass
Spanishnordeste, noreste
Catalannord-est
English > NE: 3 senses > noun 3, location
MeaningA midwestern state on the Great Plains.
SynonymsNebraska, Cornhusker State, Neb.
Instance ofAmerican stateOne of the 50 states of the United States
Part ofMidwest, middle west, midwestern United StatesThe north central region of the United States (sometimes called the heartland or the breadbasket of America)
United States, United States of America, America, the States, US, U.S., USA, U.S.A.North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean
PartsBad Lands, BadlandsAn eroded and barren region in southwestern South Dakota and northwestern Nebraska
Grand IslandA town in south central Nebraska
Lincoln, capital of NebraskaCapital of the state of Nebraska
North PlatteA town in west central Nebraska on the Platte River
North Platte, North Platte RiverA river that rises in northern Colorado and flows northward into Wyoming and then eastward and southeastward through Nebraska where it joins the South Platte to form the Platte River
Omahalargest city in Nebraska
Platte, Platte RiverA river in Nebraska that flows eastward to become a tributary of the Missouri River
Republican, Republican RiverA tributary of the Kansas River that flows from eastern Colorado eastward through Nebraska and Kansas
South Platte, South Platte RiverA tributary of the Platte River
SpanishNebraska
CatalanNebraska

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