Synonyms

1. tube-nosed_fruit_bat

noun. any of various fruit bats of the genus Nyctimene distinguished by nostrils drawn out into diverging tubes.

Synonyms

  • tube-nosed bat
  • harpy bat
  • megabat
  • Nyctimene
  • harpy
  • genus Nyctimene

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Example sentences of the word neural-tube


1. Noun Phrase
Chordates have a central nervous system, called a notochord or a neural tube.

2. Noun Phrase
Folic acid prevents birth defects known as neural tube defects, such as spina bifida or anencephaly.

3. Noun Phrase
Pregnant women also need enough folate to prevent neural tube or spinal cord defects in their developing babies.

4. Noun Phrase
What's actually the case is that folate is crucial to the neural tube development of a fetus.

2. neural

adjective. ['ˈnʊrəl, nˈjʊrəl'] of or relating to the nervous system.

3. neural

adjective. ['ˈnʊrəl, nˈjʊrəl'] of or relating to neurons.

Synonyms

  • neuronic

Antonyms

  • unexcitable
  • unexcited

4. tube

noun. ['ˈtuːb, tˈjuːb'] conduit consisting of a long hollow object (usually cylindrical) used to hold and conduct objects or liquids or gases.

Synonyms

  • speaking tube
  • torpedo tube
  • wellpoint
  • pea shooter
  • pipage
  • blowtube
  • blow tube
  • drain
  • barrel
  • venturi
  • capillary
  • cigarette holder
  • stent
  • chromatography column
  • drinking straw
  • blowpipe
  • conduit
  • inner tube
  • capillary tubing
  • cannula
  • hose
  • siphon
  • gun barrel
  • catheter
  • straw
  • column
  • blowgun
  • piping
  • tubing
  • hosepipe
  • pipe
  • tobacco pipe
  • silencer
  • syphon
  • well point
  • capillary tube
  • test tube
  • stem
  • coil

Antonyms

  • rear
  • unwind
  • uncoil
  • voltaic cell

Etymology

  • tube (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • tubus (Latin)

5. tube

noun. ['ˈtuːb, tˈjuːb'] electronic device consisting of a system of electrodes arranged in an evacuated glass or metal envelope.

Synonyms

  • thermionic tube
  • television pickup tube
  • vacuum tube
  • plate
  • electrode
  • anode
  • tetrode
  • circuit
  • electronic device
  • cathode
  • electric circuit
  • electrical circuit
  • electron tube
  • gas-discharge tube
  • thermionic vacuum tube
  • thermionic valve
  • diode
  • X-ray tube
  • control grid
  • acorn tube
  • magnetron
  • klystron
  • electron multiplier
  • pentode
  • rectifying valve
  • rectifying tube
  • television-camera tube
  • triode

Antonyms

  • anode
  • electrolytic cell
  • open circuit
  • closed circuit

Etymology

  • tube (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • tubus (Latin)

6. tube

noun. ['ˈtuːb, tˈjuːb'] a hollow cylindrical shape.

Synonyms

  • cylinder

Antonyms

  • unwrap
  • kern

Etymology

  • tube (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • tubus (Latin)

7. tube

noun. ['ˈtuːb, tˈjuːb'] (anatomy) any hollow cylindrical body structure.

Synonyms

  • vessel
  • structure
  • complex body part
  • cochlea
  • tubule
  • body structure
  • tube-shaped structure
  • vas
  • bodily structure
  • salpinx

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • overt
  • overhead
  • surface

Etymology

  • tube (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • tubus (Latin)

8. tube

verb. ['ˈtuːb, tˈjuːb'] ride or float on an inflated tube.

Antonyms

  • demand

Etymology

  • tube (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • tubus (Latin)

9. tube

noun. ['ˈtuːb, tˈjuːb'] an electric railway operating below the surface of the ground (usually in a city).

Synonyms

  • underground
  • metro
  • subway
  • railroad
  • railway line
  • railway
  • subway system
  • railway system

Antonyms

  • fill
  • thick
  • gather
  • achromatic

Etymology

  • tube (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • tubus (Latin)

10. tube

verb. ['ˈtuːb, tˈjuːb'] convey in a tube.

Synonyms

  • convey
  • bring

Antonyms

  • dock
  • burden
  • saddle

Etymology

  • tube (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • tubus (Latin)
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