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myelin

  • noun a white fatty substance that forms a medullary sheath around the axis cylinder of some nerve fibers
    myeline; medulla.

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arthropodan

  • adjective of or relating to invertebrates of the phylum Arthropoda
    arthropodal; arthropodous.

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shadow

  • noun shade within clear boundaries
  • noun an unilluminated area
    dark; darkness.
    • he moved off into the darkness

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dyeable

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altair

  • noun double star 15.7 light years from Earth; the brightest star in the Aquila constellation

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ontological

  • adjective of or relating to ontology
    • ontological speculations

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eruptive

  • adjective producing or characterized by eruptions
    • an eruptive disease
  • adjective produced by the action of fire or intense heat
    igneous.
    • rocks formed by igneous agents

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relearn

  • verb learn something again, as after having forgotten or neglected it
    • After the accident, he could not walk for months and had to relearn how to walk down stairs

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premedical

  • adjective preparing for the study of medicine
    • premedical students
  • adjective satellite preceding and preparing for the study of medicine
    • premedical courses

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unmet

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troubleshoot

  • verb solve problems
    trouble-shoot.
    • He is known to be good at trouble-shooting

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secretor

  • noun any of various organs that synthesize substances needed by the body and release it through ducts or directly into the bloodstream
    gland; secreter; secretory organ.

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irreducible

  • adjective incapable of being made smaller or simpler
    • an irreducible minimum
    • an irreducible formula
    • an irreducible hernia

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pentadactyl

(Anat.) Having five digits to the hand or foot.

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metaphysically

  • adverb in a metaphysical manner
    • he thinks metaphysically

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tenet

  • noun a religious doctrine that is proclaimed as true without proof
    dogma.

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visual

  • adjective relating to or using sight
    ocular; optical; optic.
    • ocular inspection
    • an optical illusion
    • visual powers
    • visual navigation
  • adjective satellite visible; give me the ocular proof"- Shakespeare
    ocular.
    • be sure of it
    • a visual presentation
    • a visual image

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fuchsine

(Chem.) Aniline red; an artificial coal-tar dyestuff, of a metallic green color superficially, resembling cantharides, but when dissolved forming a brilliant dark red. It consists of a hydrochloride or acetate of rosaniline. See Rosaniline.

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airman

  • noun someone who operates an aircraft
    flier; flyer; aeronaut; aviator.

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functionality

  • noun capable of serving a purpose well
    • software with greater functionality

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http

  • noun a protocol (utilizing TCP) to transfer hypertext requests and information between servers and browsers
    hypertext transfer protocol.

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bk

  • noun a radioactive transuranic element; discovered by bombarding americium with helium
    berkelium; atomic number 97.

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weakly

  • adjective satellite lacking bodily or muscular strength or vitality
    weak; sapless; feeble; decrepit; infirm; rickety; debile.
    • a feeble old woman
    • her body looked sapless
  • adverb in a weak or feeble manner or to a minor degree
    • weakly agreed to a compromise
    • wheezed weakly
    • he was weakly attracted to her

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tradecraft

  • noun skill acquired through experience in a trade; often used to discuss skill in espionage
    • instructional designers are trained in something that might be called tradecraft
    • the CIA chief of station accepted responsibility for his agents' failures of tradecraft

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orthopaedic

  • adjective of or relating to orthopedics
    orthopedic; orthopedical.
    • orthopedic shoes

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phrasebook

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bracken

  • noun fern of southeastern Asia; not hardy in cold temperate regions
    Pteridium esculentum.
  • noun large coarse fern often several feet high; essentially weed ferns; cosmopolitan
    pasture brake; brake; Pteridium aquilinum.

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civitas

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atari

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alternant

(Geol.) Composed of alternate layers, as some rocks.

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universalize

  • verb make universal
    universalise.
    • This author's stories universalize old themes

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remediate

  • verb set straight or right
    amend; repair; remedy; rectify.
    • remedy these deficiencies
    • rectify the inequities in salaries
    • repair an oversight

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tenet

  • noun a religious doctrine that is proclaimed as true without proof
    dogma.

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contextually

  • adverb in a manner dependent on context

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unsatisfied

  • adjective satellite not having been satisfied
    unsatiated; unsated.
  • adjective satellite worried and uneasy
    ungratified; restless.

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pension

  • noun a regular payment to a person that is intended to allow them to subsist without working
  • verb grant a pension to
    pension off.

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mastering

  • noun becoming proficient in the use of something; having mastery of
    • his mastering the art of cooking took a long time
  • noun the act of making a master recording from which copies can be made
    • he received a bill for mastering the concert and making 100 copies

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turbo

(Zoöl.) Any one of numerous marine gastropods of the genus Turbo or family Turbinidæ, usually having a turbinate shell, pearly on the inside, and a calcareous operculum.

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volcanic

  • adjective relating to or produced by or consisting of volcanoes
    • volcanic steam
    • volcanic islands such as Iceland
    • a volcanic cone is a conical mountain or hill built up of material from volcanic eruptions
  • adjective satellite explosively unstable
    • a volcanic temper

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configure

  • verb set up for a particular purpose
    • configure my new computer
    • configure a plane for a combat mission

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subsidize

  • verb support through subsidies
    subsidise.
    • The arts in Europe are heavily subsidized
  • verb secure the assistance of by granting a subsidy, as of nations or military forces
    subsidise.

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petrochemical

  • noun any compound obtained from petroleum or natural gas

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violate

  • verb fail to agree with; be in violation of; as of rules or patterns
    go against; break.
    • This sentence violates the rules of syntax
  • verb act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises
    go against; infract; break; offend; breach; transgress.
    • offend all laws of humanity
    • violate the basic laws or human civilization
    • break a law
    • break a promise

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foodstuff

  • noun (usually plural) consumer goods sold by a grocer
    grocery.
  • noun a substance that can be used or prepared for use as food
    food product.

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superfund

  • noun the federal government's program to locate and investigate and clean up the worst uncontrolled and abandoned toxic waste sites nationwide; administered by the Environmental Protection Agency
    Superfund program.
    • some have intimated that the Superfund's money may have turned into a political slush fund

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keyboard

  • noun device consisting of a set of keys on a piano or organ or typewriter or typesetting machine or computer or the like
  • noun holder consisting of an arrangement of hooks on which keys or locks can be hung

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metamorphose

  • verb change completely the nature or appearance of
    transfigure; transmogrify.
    • In Kafka's story, a person metamorphoses into a bug
    • The treatment and diet transfigured her into a beautiful young woman
    • Jesus was transfigured after his resurrection
  • verb change in outward structure or looks
    transmute; transform.
    • He transformed into a monster
    • The salesman metamorphosed into an ugly beetle

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cinematographic

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relearn

  • verb learn something again, as after having forgotten or neglected it
    • After the accident, he could not walk for months and had to relearn how to walk down stairs

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chordate

  • noun any animal of the phylum Chordata having a notochord or spinal column
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of the Chordata

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guarantee

  • noun a written assurance that some product or service will be provided or will meet certain specifications
    warrantee; warranty; warrant.
  • noun an unconditional commitment that something will happen or that something is true
    • there is no guarantee that they are not lying

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engram

  • noun a postulated biochemical change (presumably in neural tissue) that represents a memory
    memory trace.

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flunk

  • noun failure to reach a minimum required performance
    failing.
    • his failing the course led to his disqualification
    • he got two flunks on his report
  • verb fail to get a passing grade
    fail; flush it; bomb.
    • She studied hard but failed nevertheless
    • Did I fail the test?

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guesthouse

  • noun a house separate from the main house; for housing guests

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enshrine

  • verb enclose in a shrine
    shrine.
    • the saint's bones were enshrined in the cathedral
  • verb hold sacred
    saint.

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anhydride

  • noun a compound formed from one or more other compounds in a reaction resulting in removal of water

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subsidize

  • verb support through subsidies
    subsidise.
    • The arts in Europe are heavily subsidized
  • verb secure the assistance of by granting a subsidy, as of nations or military forces
    subsidise.

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emt

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offend

  • verb cause to feel resentment or indignation
    pique.
    • Her tactless remark offended me
  • verb act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises
    go against; infract; violate; break; breach; transgress.
    • offend all laws of humanity
    • violate the basic laws or human civilization
    • break a law
    • break a promise

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cnidarian

  • noun radially symmetrical animals having saclike bodies with only one opening and tentacles with stinging structures; they occur in polyp and medusa forms
    coelenterate.

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contravene

  • verb go against, as of rules and laws
    run afoul; infringe; conflict.
    • He ran afoul of the law
    • This behavior conflicts with our rules
  • verb deny the truth of
    negate; contradict.

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thiazine

  • noun a compound made up of a ring of four carbon atoms and one sulfur atom and one nitrogen atom

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rethink

  • noun thinking again about a choice previously made
    second thought; afterthought; reconsideration.
    • he had second thoughts about his purchase
  • verb change one's mind
    • He rethought his decision to take a vacation

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refractory

  • noun lining consisting of material with a high melting point; used to line the inside walls of a furnace
    furnace lining.
  • adjective satellite not responding to treatment
    stubborn.
    • a stubborn infection
    • a refractory case of acne
    • stubborn rust stains

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prioritise

  • verb assign a priority to
    prioritize.
    • we have too many things to do and must prioritize

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biomechanics

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reexamine

  • verb look at again; examine again
    review.
    • let's review your situation

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nitrogen

  • noun a common nonmetallic element that is normally a colorless odorless tasteless inert diatomic gas; constitutes 78 percent of the atmosphere by volume; a constituent of all living tissues
    atomic number 7; N.

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anthropological

  • adjective of or concerned with the science of anthropology
    • anthropological studies

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infrastructural

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subsidize

  • verb support through subsidies
    subsidise.
    • The arts in Europe are heavily subsidized
  • verb secure the assistance of by granting a subsidy, as of nations or military forces
    subsidise.

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crud

  • noun heavy wet snow that is unsuitable for skiing
  • noun any substance considered disgustingly foul or unpleasant
    filth; skank.

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configure

  • verb set up for a particular purpose
    • configure my new computer
    • configure a plane for a combat mission

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premise

  • noun a statement that is assumed to be true and from which a conclusion can be drawn
    premiss; assumption.
    • on the assumption that he has been injured we can infer that he will not to play
  • verb set forth beforehand, often as an explanation
    • He premised these remarks so that his readers might understand

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codify

  • verb organize into a code or system, such as a body of law
    • Hammurabi codified the laws

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slag

  • noun the scum formed by oxidation at the surface of molten metals
    dross; scoria.
  • verb convert into slag

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brite

To be or become overripe, as wheat, barley, or hops. Prov. Eng.

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vinaigrette

  • noun oil and vinegar with mustard and garlic
    sauce vinaigrette; French dressing.

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semantically

  • adverb with regard to meaning
    • semantically empty messages

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bios

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stereometric

Of or pertaining to stereometry; performed or obtained by stereometry. -- Ste`re*o*met"ric*al*ly, adv.

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violate

  • verb fail to agree with; be in violation of; as of rules or patterns
    go against; break.
    • This sentence violates the rules of syntax
  • verb act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises
    go against; infract; break; offend; breach; transgress.
    • offend all laws of humanity
    • violate the basic laws or human civilization
    • break a law
    • break a promise

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aniline

  • noun oily poisonous liquid amine obtained from nitrobenzene and used to make dyes and plastics and medicines
    phenylamine; aniline oil; aminobenzine.

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reformulate

  • verb formulate or develop again, of an improved theory or hypothesis
    redevelop.

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magma

  • noun molten rock in the earth's crust

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flout

  • verb treat with contemptuous disregard
    scoff.
    • flout the rules
  • verb laugh at with contempt and derision
    barrack; jeer; gibe; scoff.
    • The crowd jeered at the speaker

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necessity

  • noun the condition of being essential or indispensable
  • noun anything indispensable
    necessary; requirement; requisite; essential.
    • food and shelter are necessities of life
    • the essentials of the good life
    • allow farmers to buy their requirements under favorable conditions
    • a place where the requisites of water fuel and fodder can be obtained

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imparting

  • noun the transmission of information
    impartation; conveyance.
  • verb transmit (knowledge or skills)
    leave; give; pass on; impart.
    • give a secret to the Russians
    • leave your name and address here
    • impart a new skill to the students

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amenities

  • noun things that make you comfortable and at ease
    creature comforts; conveniences; comforts.
    • all the comforts of home
  • noun pleasantness resulting from agreeable conditions
    amenity; agreeableness.
    • a well trained staff saw to the agreeableness of our accommodations
    • he discovered the amenities of reading at an early age

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nationalize

  • verb put under state control or ownership
    nationalise.
    • Mitterand nationalized the banks
  • verb make national in character or scope
    nationalise.
    • His heroic deeds were nationalized by the press

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irreproducible

  • adjective impossible to reproduce or duplicate
    unreproducible.

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contravene

  • verb go against, as of rules and laws
    run afoul; infringe; conflict.
    • He ran afoul of the law
    • This behavior conflicts with our rules
  • verb deny the truth of
    negate; contradict.

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bistable

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contravene

  • verb go against, as of rules and laws
    run afoul; infringe; conflict.
    • He ran afoul of the law
    • This behavior conflicts with our rules
  • verb deny the truth of
    negate; contradict.

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aerobatics

  • noun the performance of stunts while in flight in an aircraft
    stunt flying; acrobatics; stunting.

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poulenc

  • noun French pianist and composer (1899-1963)
    Francis Poulenc.

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script

  • noun a written version of a play or other dramatic composition; used in preparing for a performance
    playscript; book.
  • noun something written by hand
    handwriting; hand.
    • she recognized his handwriting
    • his hand was illegible

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mastered

  • adjective satellite understood perfectly
    down; down pat.
    • had his algebra problems down
  • verb be or become completely proficient or skilled in
    master; get the hang.
    • She mastered Japanese in less than two years

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authentication

  • noun a mark on an article of trade to indicate its origin and authenticity
    assay-mark; hallmark.
  • noun validating the authenticity of something or someone
    certification.

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commercialize

  • verb exploit for maximal profit, usually by sacrificing quality
    • The hotel owners are commercializing the beaches
  • verb make commercial
    market; commercialise.
    • Some Amish people have commercialized their way of life

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layette

  • noun kit consisting of a complete outfit (clothing and accessories) for a new baby

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putative

  • adjective satellite purported; commonly put forth or accepted as true on inconclusive grounds
    • the foundling's putative father
    • the putative author of the book

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codified

  • adjective satellite enacted by a legislative body
    statute.
    • statute law
    • codified written laws
  • verb organize into a code or system, such as a body of law
    codify.
    • Hammurabi codified the laws

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indemonstrable

Incapable of being demonstrated. -- In`de*mon"stra*ble*ness, n.

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spadework

  • noun dull or routine preliminary work preparing for an undertaking

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vax

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foodstuff

  • noun (usually plural) consumer goods sold by a grocer
    grocery.
  • noun a substance that can be used or prepared for use as food
    food product.

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inculcate

  • verb teach and impress by frequent repetitions or admonitions
    infuse; instill.
    • inculcate values into the young generation

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infrastructure

  • noun the basic structure or features of a system or organization
    substructure.
  • noun the stock of basic facilities and capital equipment needed for the functioning of a country or area
    base.
    • the industrial base of Japan

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reexamine

  • verb look at again; examine again
    review.
    • let's review your situation

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keratin

  • noun a fibrous scleroprotein that occurs in the outer layer of the skin and in horny tissues such as hair, feathers, nails, and hooves
    ceratin.

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