Science / Marine Biology / Grab: Benthic sampling device with two or more curved metal plates designed to converge when the sampler hits bottom and grab a specified volume of bottom sediment

Other Words for Grab

Grab Verb Synonyms: arrest, capture, catch, nab, pinch, collar
Grab Noun Synonyms: snatch, lay or catch hold of, fasten upon, grasp, seize, catch, grip, clutch, latch on to, get one's hands or fingers on, nab, snag


Science / Geology / Graben: A downthrown block between two normal faults of parallel strike but converging dips: hence a tensional feature. See also horst. MORE

Home Page

Business / Internet Marketing / Home Page: The page designated as the main point of entry of a Web site (or main page) or the starting point when a browser first connects to the Internet. Typically, it welcomes you and introduces the purpose o MORE


Science / Biology / Interstitial: Being situated within a particular organ or tissue. MORE

Random Code Encryption

Technology / Home Audio / Random Code Encryption: In auto security systems, these terms describe anti-code grabbing technology, a feature which prevents malicious persons who use a special receiver to intercept remote control codes, from using it to MORE

Carpe Diem

Entertainment / Literature / Carpe Diem: Literally, the phrase is Latin for 'seize the day,' from carpere (to pluck, harvest, or grab) and the accusative form of die (day). The term refers to a common moral or theme in classical literature t MORE

Hell Mouth

Entertainment / Literature / Hell Mouth: Students should distinguish between the medieval and Renaissance meanings of hell mouth. (1) In medieval art, the hell mouth was a stylized painting in which the entry to hell resembles a gaping demon MORE