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fleer

  • noun someone who flees from an uncongenial situation
    fugitive; runaway.
    • fugitives from the sweatshops
  • noun contempt expressed by mockery in looks or words

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reprize

  • verb repeat an earlier theme of a composition
    repeat; reprise; recapitulate.

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rustling

  • noun the stealing of cattle
  • noun a light noise, like the noise of silk clothing or leaves blowing in the wind
    whispering; whisper; rustle.

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treeline

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fingerbreadth

  • noun the length of breadth of a finger used as a linear measure
    finger's breadth; digit; finger.

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timberline

  • noun line marking the upper limit of tree growth in mountains or northern latitudes
    timber line; tree line.

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numerate

  • verb determine the number or amount of
    count; number; enumerate.
    • Can you count the books on your shelf?
    • Count your change
  • verb read out loud as words written numbers

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levitate

  • verb cause to rise in the air and float, as if in defiance of gravity
    • The magician levitated the woman
  • verb be suspended in the air, as if in defiance of gravity
    hover.
    • The guru claimed that he could levitate

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ninescore

Nine times twenty, or one hundred and eighty. -- n. The product of nine times twenty; ninescore units or objects.

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handsbreadth

  • noun any unit of length based on the breadth of the human hand
    handbreadth.

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highwater

  • noun the tide when the water is highest
    high water; high tide.

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derate

  • verb lower the rated electrical capability of electrical apparatus

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sixscore

Six times twenty; one hundred and twenty.

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clifftops

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screenshot

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glabrescent

  • adjective satellite lacking hair or a similar growth or tending to become hairless

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ruby

  • noun a transparent piece of ruby that has been cut and polished and is valued as a precious gem
  • noun a transparent deep red variety of corundum; used as a gemstone and in lasers

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scutellate

(Zoöl.) Formed like a plate or salver; composed of platelike surfaces; as, the scutellated bone of a sturgeon. Woodward.

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dapple

  • noun a small contrasting part of something
    speckle; spot; patch; maculation; fleck.
    • a bald spot
    • a leopard's spots
    • a patch of clouds
    • patches of thin ice
    • a fleck of red
  • verb colour with streaks or blotches of different shades
    cloud; mottle.

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susceptiveness

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caption

  • noun taking exception; especially a quibble based on a captious argument
    • a mere caption unworthy of a reply
  • noun translation of foreign dialogue of a movie or TV program; usually displayed at the bottom of the screen
    subtitle.

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weightless

  • adjective having little or no weight or apparent gravitational pull; light
    • floating freely in a weightless condition
    • a baby bat...fluffy and weightless as a moth
    • jackets made of a weightless polyester fabric

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average

  • noun a statistic describing the location of a distribution
    norm.
    • it set the norm for American homes
  • noun (sports) the ratio of successful performances to opportunities

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cincture

  • noun a band of material around the waist that strengthens a skirt or trousers
    girdle; waistband; sash; waistcloth.

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treetop

  • noun the upper branches and leaves of a tree or other plant
    crown.

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fanlight

  • noun a window above a door that is usually hinged to a horizontal crosspiece over the door
    transom; transom window.
  • noun a window in a roof to admit daylight
    skylight.

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zocor

  • noun an oral lipid-lowering medicine (trade name Zocor) administered to reduce blood cholesterol levels; recommended after heart attacks
    simvastatin.

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fanlight

  • noun a window above a door that is usually hinged to a horizontal crosspiece over the door
    transom; transom window.
  • noun a window in a roof to admit daylight
    skylight.

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bounden

  • adjective satellite morally obligatory
    • my bounden duty

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outspread

  • adjective satellite fully extended in width
    spread.
    • outspread wings
    • with arms spread wide

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disarticulate

  • verb separate at the joints
    disjoint.
    • disjoint the chicken before cooking it

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mediocrity

  • noun ordinariness as a consequence of being average and not outstanding
    averageness.
  • noun a person of second-rate ability or value
    second-rater.
    • a team of aging second-raters
    • shone among the mediocrities who surrounded him

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metacentre

  • noun (shipbuilding) the point of intersection between two vertical lines, one line through the center of buoyancy of the hull of a ship in equilibrium and the other line through the center of buoyancy of the hull when the ship is inclined to one side; the distance of this intersection above the center of gravity is an indication of the stability of the ship
    metacenter.

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lemma

  • noun a subsidiary proposition that is assumed to be true in order to prove another proposition
  • noun the lower and stouter of the two glumes immediately enclosing the floret in most Gramineae
    flowering glume.

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levitate

  • verb cause to rise in the air and float, as if in defiance of gravity
    • The magician levitated the woman
  • verb be suspended in the air, as if in defiance of gravity
    hover.
    • The guru claimed that he could levitate

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postulation

  • noun (logic) a declaration of something self-evident; something that can be assumed as the basis for argument
    predication.
  • noun a formal message requesting something that is submitted to an authority
    request; petition.

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handbreadth

  • noun any unit of length based on the breadth of the human hand
    handsbreadth.

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assuan

  • noun an ancient city on the Nile in Egypt; two dams across the Nile have been built nearby
    Assouan; Aswan.

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metacenter

  • noun (shipbuilding) the point of intersection between two vertical lines, one line through the center of buoyancy of the hull of a ship in equilibrium and the other line through the center of buoyancy of the hull when the ship is inclined to one side; the distance of this intersection above the center of gravity is an indication of the stability of the ship
    metacentre.

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fourscore

  • noun the cardinal number that is the product of ten and eight
    LXXX; 80; eighty.
  • adjective satellite being ten more than seventy
    lxxx; 80; eighty.

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glabrate

(Bot.) Becoming smooth or glabrous from age. Gray.

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inhabitiveness

(Phrenol.) See Inhabitativeness.
What the phrenologists call inhabitiveness. Lowell.

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rimrocks

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inion

  • noun the craniometric point that is the most prominent point at the back of the head (at the occipital protuberance)

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garter

  • noun a band (usually elastic) worn around the leg to hold up a stocking (or around the arm to hold up a sleeve)
    supporter.
  • verb fasten with or as if with a garter

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philoprogenitiveness

(Phren.) The love of offspring; fondness for children.

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inconceivability

  • noun the state of being impossible to conceive
    inconceivableness.

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reproach

  • noun a mild rebuke or criticism
    • words of reproach
  • noun disgrace or shame
    • he brought reproach upon his family

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gablet

(Arch.) A small gable, or gable-shaped canopy, formed over a tabernacle, niche, etc.

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snowline

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hulk

  • noun a very large person; impressive in size or qualities
    whale; giant; heavyweight.
  • noun a ship that has been wrecked and abandoned

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catwalk

  • noun narrow platform extending out into an auditorium
    • models displayed clothes on a catwalk at the fashion show
  • noun narrow pathway high in the air (as above a stage or between parts of a building or along a bridge)

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categorisation

  • noun a group of people or things arranged by class or category
    categorization; classification.
  • noun the basic cognitive process of arranging into classes or categories
    categorization; sorting; classification.

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ethereal

  • adjective satellite characterized by lightness and insubstantiality; as impalpable or intangible as air
    airy; aeriform; aerial; aery.
    • figures light and aeriform come unlooked for and melt away"- Thomas Carlyle
    • aerial fancies
    • an airy apparition
    • physical rather than ethereal forms
  • adjective of or containing or dissolved in ether
    • ethereal solution

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arolla

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interline

To write or insert between lines already written or printed, as for correction or addition; to write or print something between the lines of; as, to interline a page or a book. Swift.

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threescore

  • noun a set with 3 times 20 members
  • adjective satellite being ten more than fifty
    sixty; 60; lx.

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tympanum

  • noun the main cavity of the ear; between the eardrum and the inner ear
    middle ear; tympanic cavity.
  • noun the membrane in the ear that vibrates to sound
    tympanic membrane; myringa; eardrum.

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tidemark

  • noun indicator consisting of a line at the highwater or low-water limits of the tides

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mezzanine

  • noun first or lowest balcony
    first balcony.
  • noun intermediate floor just above the ground floor
    mezzanine floor; entresol.

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characterisation

  • noun a graphic or vivid verbal description
    picture; delineation; characterization; word picture; depiction; word-painting.
    • too often the narrative was interrupted by long word pictures
    • the author gives a depressing picture of life in Poland
    • the pamphlet contained brief characterizations of famous Vermonters
  • noun the act of describing distinctive characteristics or essential features
    characterization.
    • the media's characterization of Al Gore as a nerd

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machicolation

  • noun a projecting parapet supported by corbels on a medieval castle; has openings through which stones or boiling water could be dropped on an enemy

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110th

  • adjective satellite the ordinal number of one hundred ten in counting order
    hundred-and-tenth.

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clifftop

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equality

  • noun the quality of being the same in quantity or measure or value or status
  • noun a state of being essentially equal or equivalent; equally balanced
    equation; equivalence; par.
    • on a par with the best

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banderole

A little banner, flag, or streamer. Written also bannerol.
From the extremity of which fluttered a small banderole or streamer bearing a cross. Sir W. Scott.

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vidalia

  • noun a town in central Georgia; the origin of Vidalia onions

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tower

  • noun a structure taller than its diameter; can stand alone or be attached to a larger building
  • noun anything that approximates the shape of a column or tower
    column; pillar.
    • the test tube held a column of white powder
    • a tower of dust rose above the horizon
    • a thin pillar of smoke betrayed their campsite

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caveat

  • noun a warning against certain acts
    caution.
    • a caveat against unfair practices
  • noun (law) a formal notice filed with a court or officer to suspend a proceeding until filer is given a hearing
    • a caveat filed against the probate of a will

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climb

  • noun an upward slope or grade (as in a road)
    acclivity; upgrade; raise; rise; ascent.
    • the car couldn't make it up the rise
  • noun an event that involves rising to a higher point (as in altitude or temperature or intensity etc.)
    climbing; mounting.

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quell

  • verb suppress or crush completely
    squelch; quench.
    • squelch any sign of dissent
    • quench a rebellion
  • verb overcome or allay
    appease; stay.
    • quell my hunger

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exposit

  • verb state
    expound; set forth.
    • set forth one's reasons
  • verb add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing
    expound; lucubrate; dilate; expatiate; elaborate; enlarge; flesh out; expand.
    • She elaborated on the main ideas in her dissertation

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recursion

  • noun (mathematics) an expression such that each term is generated by repeating a particular mathematical operation

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50th

  • adjective satellite the ordinal number of fifty in counting order
    fiftieth.

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levitate

  • verb cause to rise in the air and float, as if in defiance of gravity
    • The magician levitated the woman
  • verb be suspended in the air, as if in defiance of gravity
    hover.
    • The guru claimed that he could levitate

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waterline

  • noun a line corresponding to the surface of the water when the vessel is afloat on an even keel; often painted on the hull of a ship
    water level; water line.

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levitate

  • verb cause to rise in the air and float, as if in defiance of gravity
    • The magician levitated the woman
  • verb be suspended in the air, as if in defiance of gravity
    hover.
    • The guru claimed that he could levitate

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prevenient

  • adjective satellite in anticipation
    anticipatory.

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semidome

(Arch.) A roof or ceiling covering a semicircular room or recess, or one of nearly that shape, as the apse of a church, a niche, or the like. It is approximately the quarter of a hollow sphere.

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advert

  • noun a public promotion of some product or service
    ad; advertising; advertisement; advertizement; advertizing.
  • verb give heed (to)
    hang; give ear; attend; pay heed.
    • The children in the audience attended the recital quietly
    • She hung on his every word
    • They attended to everything he said

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beetle

  • noun insect having biting mouthparts and front wings modified to form horny covers overlying the membranous rear wings
  • noun a tool resembling a hammer but with a large head (usually wooden); used to drive wedges or ram down paving stones or for crushing or beating or flattening or smoothing
    mallet.

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pettiness

  • noun narrowness of mind or ideas or views
  • noun the quality of being unimportant and petty or frivolous
    puniness; slightness; triviality.

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city

  • noun a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts
    metropolis; urban center.
    • Ancient Troy was a great city
  • noun an incorporated administrative district established by state charter
    • the city raised the tax rate

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thundercloud

  • noun a dark cloud of great vertical extent charged with electricity; associated with thunderstorms
    cumulonimbus; cumulonimbus cloud.

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canaliculate

  • adjective satellite having thin parallel channels
    • canaliculate leafstalks of certain plants

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breakeven

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towering

  • adjective satellite of imposing height; especially standing out above others
    soaring; eminent; lofty.
    • an eminent peak
    • lofty mountains
    • the soaring spires of the cathedral
    • towering icebergs
  • verb appear very large or occupy a commanding position
    tower; loom; hulk; predominate.
    • The huge sculpture predominates over the fountain
    • Large shadows loomed on the canyon wall

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125th

  • adjective satellite the ordinal number of one hundred twenty-five in counting order
    hundred-and-twenty-fifth.

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corkboard

  • noun a heat-insulating building material consisting of cork granules that are made into sheets by compressing and baking

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cayuga

  • noun a member of an Iroquoian people formerly living around Cayuga Lake in New York State
  • noun the Iroquoian language spoken by the Cayuga

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crossbeam

  • noun a horizontal beam that extends across something
    crosspiece; traverse; trave.

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vicksburg

  • noun a town in western Mississippi on bluffs above the Mississippi River to the west of Jackson; focus of an important campaign during the American Civil War as the Union fought to control the Mississippi River and so to cut the Confederacy into two halves
  • noun a decisive battle in the American Civil War (1863); after being besieged for nearly seven weeks the Confederates surrendered
    siege of Vicksburg.

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malibu

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clerestory

  • noun part of an interior wall rising above the adjacent roof with windows admitting light
    clearstory.

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synchronism

  • noun the relation that exists when things occur at the same time
    synchronisation; synchronicity; synchronizing; synchronization; synchroneity; synchrony.
    • the drug produces an increased synchrony of the brain waves

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soar

  • noun the act of rising upward into the air
    zoom.
  • verb rise rapidly
    soar up; surge; zoom; soar upwards.
    • the dollar soared against the yen

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subduction

  • noun a geological process in which one edge of a crustal plate is forced sideways and downward into the mantle below another plate

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vertiginous

  • adjective satellite having or causing a whirling sensation; liable to falling
    giddy; dizzy; woozy.
    • had a dizzy spell
    • a dizzy pinnacle
    • had a headache and felt giddy
    • a giddy precipice
    • feeling woozy from the blow on his head
    • a vertiginous climb up the face of the cliff

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hadith

  • noun (Islam) the way of life prescribed as normative for Muslims on the basis of the teachings and practices of Muhammad and interpretations of the Koran
    Sunna; Sunnah.
  • noun (Islam) a tradition based on reports of the sayings and activities of Muhammad and his companions

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parvise

a court of entrance to, or an inclosed space before, a church; hence, a church porch; -- sometimes formerly used as place of meeting, as for lawyers. Chaucer.

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audibility

  • noun quality or fact or degree of being audible or perceptible by the ear
    audibleness.

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escribed

Drawn outside of; -- used to designate a circle that touches one of the sides of a given triangle, and also the other two sides produced.

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quotation

  • noun a short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage
    acknowledgment; reference; mention; citation; credit; cite.
    • the student's essay failed to list several important citations
    • the acknowledgments are usually printed at the front of a book
    • the article includes mention of similar clinical cases
  • noun a passage or expression that is quoted or cited
    quote; citation.

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midgard

(Scand. Myth.) The middle space or region between heaven and hell; the abode of human beings; the earth.

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protecting

  • adjective satellite shielding (or designed to shield) against harm or discomfort
    • the protecting blanket of snow
    • a protecting alibi
  • verb shield from danger, injury, destruction, or damage
    protect.
    • Weatherbeater protects your roof from the rain

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tidewater

  • noun low-lying coastal land drained by tidal streams
  • noun the coastal plain of the South: eastern parts of Virginia and North Carolina and South Carolina and Georgia
    Tidewater region.

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hayloft

  • noun a loft in a barn where hay is stored
    mow; haymow.

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excerpt

  • noun a passage selected from a larger work
    excerption; extract; selection.
    • he presented excerpts from William James' philosophical writings
  • verb take out of a literary work in order to cite or copy
    take out; extract.

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lunette

  • noun temporary fortification like a detached bastion
  • noun oval or circular opening; to allow light into a dome or vault
    fenestella.

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derivation

  • noun the source or origin from which something derives (i.e. comes or issues)
    • he prefers shoes of Italian derivation
    • music of Turkish derivation
  • noun (historical linguistics) an explanation of the historical origins of a word or phrase
    deriving; etymologizing.

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headspace

  • noun the volume left at the top of a filled container (bottle or jar or tin) before sealing

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ambient

  • adjective satellite completely enveloping
    • the ambient air
    • ambient sound
    • the ambient temperature

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hayloft

  • noun a loft in a barn where hay is stored
    mow; haymow.

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