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staunch

  • verb stop the flow of a liquid
    stanch; halt; stem.
    • staunch the blood flow
    • stem the tide
  • adjective satellite firm and dependable especially in loyalty
    unswerving; steadfast.
    • a steadfast ally
    • a staunch defender of free speech
    • unswerving devotion
    • unswerving allegiance

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depute

  • verb transfer power to someone
    delegate.
  • verb appoint as a substitute
    deputise; deputize.

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consistorial

Of or pertaining to a consistory. "Consistorial laws." Hooker. "Consistorial courts." Bp. Hoadley.

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disobey

  • verb refuse to go along with; refuse to follow; be disobedient
    • He disobeyed his supervisor and was fired

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staunch

  • verb stop the flow of a liquid
    stanch; halt; stem.
    • staunch the blood flow
    • stem the tide
  • adjective satellite firm and dependable especially in loyalty
    unswerving; steadfast.
    • a steadfast ally
    • a staunch defender of free speech
    • unswerving devotion
    • unswerving allegiance

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spontaneousness

  • noun the quality of being spontaneous and coming from natural feelings without constraint
    spontaneity.
    • the spontaneity of his laughter

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staunch

  • verb stop the flow of a liquid
    stanch; halt; stem.
    • staunch the blood flow
    • stem the tide
  • adjective satellite firm and dependable especially in loyalty
    unswerving; steadfast.
    • a steadfast ally
    • a staunch defender of free speech
    • unswerving devotion
    • unswerving allegiance

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legalize

  • verb make legal
    legitimatize; decriminalize; legitimatise; legalise; legitimise; legitimate; decriminalise; legitimize.
    • Marijuana should be legalized

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outspoken

  • adjective satellite given to expressing yourself freely or insistently
    vocal.
    • outspoken in their opposition to segregation
    • a vocal assembly
  • adjective satellite characterized by directness in manner or speech; without subtlety or evasion
    frank; straight-from-the-shoulder; point-blank; candid; plainspoken; blunt; free-spoken; forthright.
    • blunt talking and straight shooting
    • a blunt New England farmer
    • I gave them my candid opinion
    • forthright criticism
    • a forthright approach to the problem
    • tell me what you think--and you may just as well be frank
    • it is possible to be outspoken without being rude
    • plainspoken and to the point
    • a point-blank accusation

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decriminalization

  • noun legislation that makes something legal that was formerly illegal
    decriminalisation.

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tireless

  • adjective satellite showing sustained enthusiastic action with unflagging vitality
    indefatigable; unwearying; unflagging.
    • an indefatigable advocate of equal rights
    • a tireless worker
    • unflagging pursuit of excellence
  • adjective satellite characterized by hard work and perseverance
    untiring; industrious; hardworking.

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lead

  • noun an advantage held by a competitor in a race
    • he took the lead at the last turn
  • noun a soft heavy toxic malleable metallic element; bluish white when freshly cut but tarnishes readily to dull grey
    Pb; atomic number 82.
    • the children were playing with lead soldiers

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evade

  • verb avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues)
    dodge; fudge; sidestep; parry; elude; skirt; duck; hedge; circumvent; put off.
    • He dodged the issue
    • she skirted the problem
    • They tend to evade their responsibilities
    • he evaded the questions skillfully
  • verb escape, either physically or mentally
    elude; bilk.
    • The thief eluded the police
    • This difficult idea seems to evade her
    • The event evades explanation

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briefless

  • adjective satellite (of lawyers or barristers) lacking clients

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editorialize

  • verb insert personal opinions into an objective statement
    editorialise.

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khalsa

  • noun the group of initiated Sikhs to which devout orthodox Sikhs are ritually admitted at puberty; founded by the tenth and last Guru in 1699

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printery

A place where cloth is printed; print works; also, a printing office. R.

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separatism

  • noun a social system that provides separate facilities for minority groups
    segregation.
  • noun a disposition toward schism and secession from a larger group; the principles and practices of separatists
    • separatism is a serious problem in Quebec
    • demands for some form of separatism on grounds of religion have been perceived as a threat to mainstream education

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nonviolence

  • noun peaceful resistance to a government by fasting or refusing to cooperate
    nonviolent resistance; passive resistance.

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monetarist

  • noun an advocate of the theory that economic fluctuations are caused by increases or decreases in the supply of money

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overthrow

  • noun the termination of a ruler or institution (especially by force)
  • noun the act of disturbing the mind or body
    upset; derangement.
    • his carelessness could have caused an ecological upset
    • she was unprepared for this sudden overthrow of their normal way of living

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unapologetic

  • adjective unwilling to make or express an apology
    • an unapologetic believer

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nonresistance

  • noun group refusal to resort to violence even in defense against violence

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longtime

  • adjective satellite of long duration
    • a longtime friend

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legalization

  • noun the act of making lawful
    legitimation; legalisation.

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vociferous

  • adjective satellite conspicuously and offensively loud; given to vehement outcry
    blatant; clamant; clamorous; strident.
    • blatant radios
    • a clamorous uproar
    • strident demands
    • a vociferous mob

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curtailment

  • noun the temporal property of being cut short
  • noun the act of withholding or withdrawing some book or writing from publication or circulation
    suppression.
    • a suppression of the newspaper

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stanch

  • verb stop the flow of a liquid
    staunch; halt; stem.
    • staunch the blood flow
    • stem the tide

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abolish

  • verb do away with
    get rid of.
    • Slavery was abolished in the mid-19th century in America and in Russia

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ardent

  • adjective satellite characterized by intense emotion
    impassioned; perfervid; torrid; fervid; fiery; fervent.
    • ardent love
    • an ardent lover
    • a fervent desire to change society
    • a fervent admirer
    • fiery oratory
    • an impassioned appeal
    • a torrid love affair
  • adjective satellite characterized by strong enthusiasm
    warm.
    • ardent revolutionaries
    • warm support

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privatize

  • verb change from governmental to private control or ownership
    privatise.
    • The oil industry was privatized

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neurosurgeon

  • noun someone who does surgery on the nervous system (especially the brain)
    brain surgeon.

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proslavery

Favoring slavery. -- n. Advocacy of slavery.

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abandon

  • noun the trait of lacking restraint or control; reckless freedom from inhibition or worry
    wantonness; unconstraint.
    • she danced with abandon
  • noun a feeling of extreme emotional intensity
    wildness.
    • the wildness of his anger

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unabashed

  • adjective satellite not embarrassed
    unembarrassed.
    • a tinseled charm and unabashed sentimentality"- Jerome Stone
    • an unembarrassed greeting as if nothing untoward had happened

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nonoperative

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stanch

  • verb stop the flow of a liquid
    staunch; halt; stem.
    • staunch the blood flow
    • stem the tide

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zealous

  • adjective satellite marked by active interest and enthusiasm
    avid.
    • an avid sports fan

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plead

  • verb appeal or request earnestly
    • I pleaded with him to stop
  • verb offer as an excuse or plea
    • She was pleading insanity

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fervent

  • adjective satellite characterized by intense emotion
    impassioned; perfervid; torrid; fervid; fiery; ardent.
    • ardent love
    • an ardent lover
    • a fervent desire to change society
    • a fervent admirer
    • fiery oratory
    • an impassioned appeal
    • a torrid love affair
  • adjective satellite extremely hot
    fervid.
    • the fervent heat...merely communicated a genial warmth to their half-torpid systems"- Nathaniel Hawthorne
    • set out...when the fervid heat subsides"- Frances Trollope

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teetotalism

  • noun abstaining from alcohol
    teetotaling.

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cherokee

  • noun the Iroquoian language spoken by the Cherokee
  • noun a member of an Iroquoian people formerly living in the Appalachian Mountains but now chiefly in Oklahoma

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scrap

  • noun a small fragment of something broken off from the whole
    bit; fleck; chip; flake.
    • a bit of rock caught him in the eye
  • noun worthless material that is to be disposed of
    trash; rubbish.

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forceful

  • adjective characterized by or full of force or strength (often but not necessarily physical)
    • a forceful speaker
    • a forceful personality
    • forceful measures
    • a forceful plan for peace
  • adjective satellite forceful and definite in expression or action
    emphatic.
    • the document contained a particularly emphatic guarantee of religious liberty

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pacifism

  • noun the doctrine that all violence is unjustifiable
    pacificism; passivism.
  • noun the belief that all international disputes can be settled by arbitration
    pacificism.

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antislavery

Opposed to slavery. -- n. Opposition to slavery.

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planner

  • noun a person who makes plans
    deviser; contriver.
  • noun a notebook for recording appointments and things to be done, etc.

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temperance

  • noun the trait of avoiding excesses
    moderation.
  • noun abstaining from excess
    sobriety.

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excise

  • noun a tax that is measured by the amount of business done (not on property or income from real estate)
    excise tax.
  • verb remove by erasing or crossing out or as if by drawing a line
    strike; scratch; expunge.
    • Please strike this remark from the record
    • scratch that remark

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faddist

  • noun a person who subscribes to a variety of fads

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prophylactic

  • noun remedy that prevents or slows the course of an illness or disease
    preventive; preventative.
    • the doctor recommended several preventatives
  • noun contraceptive device consisting of a sheath of thin rubber or latex that is worn over the penis during intercourse
    rubber; safe; safety; condom.

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antiabortion

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celibacy

  • noun an unmarried status
  • noun abstaining from sexual relations (as because of religious vows)
    sexual abstention; chastity.

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stamford

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libertarian

  • noun an advocate of libertarianism
  • noun someone who believes the doctrine of free will

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appeasement

  • noun the act of appeasing (as by acceding to the demands of)
    calming.

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abstain

  • verb refrain from voting
  • verb choose not to consume
    desist; refrain.
    • I abstain from alcohol

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untiring

  • adjective satellite characterized by hard work and perseverance
    industrious; hardworking; tireless.

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protectionism

  • noun the policy of imposing duties or quotas on imports in order to protect home industries from overseas competition

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barbados

A West Indian island, giving its name to a disease, to a cherry, etc.

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abstinence

  • noun the trait of abstaining (especially from alcohol)
    abstention.
  • noun act or practice of refraining from indulging an appetite

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uncompromising

  • adjective not making concessions
    inflexible; sturdy.
    • took an uncompromising stance in the peace talks
    • uncompromising honesty

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gradualism

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unflinching

  • adjective satellite not shrinking from danger
    unintimidated; unblinking; unshrinking.

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expansionary

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censoring

  • noun counterintelligence achieved by banning or deleting any information of value to the enemy
    security review; censorship.
  • noun deleting parts of publications or correspondence or theatrical performances
    censorship.

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euthanasia

  • noun the act of killing someone painlessly (especially someone suffering from an incurable illness)
    mercy killing.

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clinician

  • noun a practitioner (of medicine or psychology) who does clinical work instead of laboratory experiments

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secession

  • noun an Austrian school of art and architecture parallel to the French art nouveau in the 1890s
    sezession.
  • noun the withdrawal of eleven southern states from the Union in 1860 which precipitated the American Civil War

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willfully

  • adverb in a willful manner
    wilfully.
    • she had willfully deceived me

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spanking

  • noun the act of slapping on the buttocks
    • he gave the brat a good spanking
  • verb give a spanking to; subject to a spanking
    larrup; paddle; spank.

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eloquent

  • adjective satellite expressing yourself readily, clearly, effectively
    silver-tongued; facile; fluent; smooth-spoken; silver.
    • able to dazzle with his facile tongue
    • silver speech

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coeducation

  • noun education of men and women in the same institutions

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impassioned

  • adjective satellite characterized by intense emotion
    perfervid; torrid; fervid; fiery; ardent; fervent.
    • ardent love
    • an ardent lover
    • a fervent desire to change society
    • a fervent admirer
    • fiery oratory
    • an impassioned appeal
    • a torrid love affair

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discontinue

  • verb put an end to a state or an activity
    quit; lay off; stop; give up; cease.
    • Quit teasing your little brother
  • verb come to or be at an end
    • the support from our sponsoring agency will discontinue after March 31

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llb

  • noun a three-year law degree
    Bachelor of Laws.

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banning

  • noun an official prohibition or edict against something
    ban; forbidding; forbiddance.
  • verb forbid the public distribution of ( a movie or a newspaper)
    ban; censor.

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strenuous

  • adjective satellite characterized by or performed with much energy or force
    • strenuous exercise
  • adjective satellite taxing to the utmost; testing powers of endurance
    straining; arduous.
    • his final, straining burst of speed
    • a strenuous task
    • your willingness after these six arduous days to remain here"- F.D.Roosevelt

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androgyny

  • noun showing characteristics of both sexes
    bisexuality; hermaphroditism.

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huntsville

  • noun a city in northern Alabama; center for space research

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disinvestment

  • noun the withdrawal of capital from a country or corporation

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cameronian

A follower of the Rev. Richard Cameron, a Scotch Covenanter of the time of Charies II.
* Cameron and others refused to accept the "indulgence" offered the Presbyterian clergy, insisted on the Solemn league and Covenant, and in 1680 declared Charles II deposed for tyranny, breach of faith, etc. Cameron was killed at the battle of Airdmoss, but his followers became a denomination (afterwards called Reformed Presbyterians) who refused to recognize laws or institutions which they believed contrary to the kingdom of Christ, but who now avail themselves of political rights.

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egalitarian

  • noun a person who believes in the equality of all people
    equalitarian.
  • adjective satellite favoring social equality
    classless.
    • a classless society

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unpopular

  • adjective regarded with disfavor or lacking general approval
    • unpopular ideas
    • an unpopular war

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teetotal

  • verb practice teetotalism and abstain from the consumption of alcoholic beverages
  • adjective satellite practicing complete abstinence from alcoholic beverages; I happen to be teetotal"
    dry.
    • he's been dry for ten years
    • no thank you

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neutralism

  • noun a policy of neutrality or nonalignment in international affairs

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unshrinking

  • adjective satellite not shrinking from danger
    unintimidated; unblinking; unflinching.

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boycott

  • noun a group's refusal to have commercial dealings with some organization in protest against its policies
  • verb refuse to sponsor; refuse to do business with

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unblushing

  • adjective satellite feeling no shame
    shameless.
    • a shameless imposter
    • an unblushing apologist for fascism

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warm

  • verb get warm or warmer
    warm up.
    • The soup warmed slowly on the stove
  • verb make warm or warmer
    • The blanket will warm you

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nonviolent

  • adjective abstaining (on principle) from the use of violence
  • adjective satellite achieved without bloodshed
    unbloody.
    • an unbloody transfer of power

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enthusiastic

  • adjective having or showing great excitement and interest
    • enthusiastic crowds filled the streets
    • an enthusiastic response
    • was enthusiastic about taking ballet lessons

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greenville

  • noun a town in northwest South Carolina in the Piedmont
  • noun a city in eastern North Carolina; tobacco market

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strict

  • adjective satellite rigidly accurate; allowing no deviation from a standard
    rigorous.
    • rigorous application of the law
    • a strict vegetarian
  • adjective satellite (of rules) stringently enforced
    hard-and-fast.
    • hard-and-fast rules

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strident

  • adjective satellite conspicuously and offensively loud; given to vehement outcry
    vociferous; blatant; clamant; clamorous.
    • blatant radios
    • a clamorous uproar
    • strident demands
    • a vociferous mob
  • adjective satellite of speech sounds produced by forcing air through a constricted passage (as `f', `s', `z', or `th' in both `thin' and `then')
    spirant; fricative; sibilant; continuant.

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isolationism

  • noun a policy of nonparticipation in international economic and political relations

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surgeon

  • noun a physician who specializes in surgery
    sawbones; operating surgeon.

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quietism

  • noun a form of religious mysticism requiring withdrawal from all human effort and passive contemplation of God

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nutritionist

  • noun a specialist in the study of nutrition
    dietitian; dietician.

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zealously

  • adverb in a zealous manner
    • she worked zealously to raise funds for the literacy project

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unswerving

  • adjective satellite going directly ahead from one point to another without veering or turning aside
    undeviating.
    • some people see evolution as an undeviating upward march from simple organisms to the very complex
    • a straight and narrow tree-lined road unswerving across the lowlands
  • adjective satellite firm and dependable especially in loyalty
    staunch; steadfast.
    • a steadfast ally
    • a staunch defender of free speech
    • unswerving devotion
    • unswerving allegiance

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unwavering

  • adjective satellite marked by firm determination or resolution; not shakable
    firm; unbendable; steadfast; stiff; steady; unfaltering; unshakable.
    • firm convictions
    • a firm mouth
    • steadfast resolve
    • a man of unbendable perseverence
    • unwavering loyalty
  • adjective satellite not showing abrupt variations
    level.
    • spoke in a level voice
    • she gave him a level look"- Louis Auchincloss

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delay

  • noun time during which some action is awaited
    hold; postponement; time lag; wait.
    • instant replay caused too long a delay
    • he ordered a hold in the action
  • noun the act of delaying; inactivity resulting in something being put off until a later time
    holdup.

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vocal

  • noun music intended to be performed by one or more singers, usually with instrumental accompaniment
    vocal music.
  • noun a short musical composition with words
    song.
    • a successful musical must have at least three good songs

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enucleation

  • noun surgical removal of something without cutting into it
    • the enucleation of the tumor

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able

  • adjective (usually followed by `to') having the necessary means or skill or know-how or authority to do something
    • able to swim
    • she was able to program her computer
    • we were at last able to buy a car
    • able to get a grant for the project
  • adjective satellite have the skills and qualifications to do things well
    capable.
    • able teachers
    • a capable administrator
    • children as young as 14 can be extremely capable and dependable

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empiric

  • adjective relying on medical quackery
    empirical.
    • empiric treatment
  • adjective derived from experiment and observation rather than theory
    empirical.
    • an empirical basis for an ethical theory
    • empirical laws
    • empirical data
    • an empirical treatment of a disease about which little is known

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