enigma


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  • noun

Synonyms for enigma

Synonyms for enigma

anything that arouses curiosity or perplexes because it is unexplained, inexplicable, or secret

Synonyms for enigma

something that baffles understanding and cannot be explained

a difficult problem

References in classic literature ?
Upon this discovery I was so sanguine as to consider the enigma solved; for the phrase 'main branch, seventh limb, east side,' could refer only to the position of the skull upon the tree, while 'shoot from the left eye of the death's head' admitted, also, of but one interpretation, in regard to a search for buried treasure.
Levin tried through her to get a solution of the weighty enigma her husband presented to his mind; but he had not complete freedom of ideas, because he was in an agony of embarrassment.
While she had been speaking he had wandered on the track of the enigma, out of the world of senses into the region of feeling.
Sir," said I, affecting a coolness that I was far from truly possessing, "you speak enigmas, and you will perhaps not wonder that I hear you with no very strong impression of belief.
Madame, you talk in enigmas, and you torment us at a slow fire
Heraclitus saith well in one of his enigmas, Dry light is ever the best.
Unmoved is my depth: but it sparkleth with swimming enigmas and laughters.
Enigma has an exclusive licence from the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory to a portfolio of patents, which represent over 15 years of UK Ministry of Defence funded research and has licences from Applied Biosystems and Celera Licences for the commercialisation of real-time PCR instruments.
Prior to joining Enigma, he served as a Vice President of Sales at Vendavo and LogicalApps, both emerging companies where he established the company's sales into new vertical markets and dramatically boosted software revenues.
The licenses will provide Enigma full access under patents owned or licensed by RMS and its affiliates to practice HybProbe real-time PCR chemistry and will allow Enigma to commercialize HybProbe diagnostic PCR tests for human and veterinary in vitro diagnostics on a worldwide basis, complementing Enigma's existing license under patents owned by Celera Diagnostics for real-time PCR thermal cyclers.
Since 1999, Enigma technology has been working with the customer to deliver maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) content to some 500 engineers and technicians across multiple global facilities.
Enigma Diagnostics Limited will showcase its fully automated real-time PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction) system, the Enigma ML, which enables fast and accurate 'test and treat' molecular diagnostics at point-of-care with minimal operator training.
Enigma's first product, the Enigma Field Laboratory (FL), was launched in November, and is a fully automated, real-time PCR (polymerase chain reaction) detection system designed for in-field testing by veterinarians, first responders and military personnel.
Enigma executives will also be speaking about the following topics at Oracle OpenWorld:
The Enigma ML is a fully automated, multi-sample, multi-plexing diagnostic instrument with integrated sample preparation and will deliver results from swab samples in less than 60 minutes, allowing clinical professionals to 'test and treat' in a single appointment.