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neuropore

(Anat.) An opening at either end of the embryonic neural canal.

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escrow

  • noun a written agreement (or property or money) delivered to a third party or put in trust by one party to a contract to be returned after fulfillment of some condition

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anodal

  • adjective of or at or relating to an anode
    anodic.

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impervious

  • adjective not admitting of passage or capable of being affected
    imperviable.
    • a material impervious to water
    • someone impervious to argument

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metathesis

  • noun a linguistic process of transposition of sounds or syllables within a word or words within a sentence
  • noun a chemical reaction between two compounds in which parts of each are interchanged to form two new compounds (AB+CD=AD+CB)
    double decomposition; double decomposition reaction.

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tercet

  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one
    deuce-ace; trio; triplet; tierce; troika; three; trey; 3; ternion; trine; ternary; triad; threesome; leash; III; trinity; terzetto.

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complimentary

  • adjective conveying or resembling a compliment
    • a complimentary remark
  • adjective satellite costing nothing
    costless; gratis; free; gratuitous.
    • complimentary tickets
    • free admission

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parenthesis

  • noun either of two punctuation marks (or) used to enclose textual material
  • noun a message that departs from the main subject
    divagation; digression; aside; excursus.

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hermetical

Of, pertaining to, or taught by, Hermes Trismegistus; as, hermetic philosophy. Hence: Alchemical; chemic. "Delusions of the hermetic art." Burke.
The alchemists, as the people were called who tried to make gold, considered themselves followers of Hermes, and often called themselves Hermetic philosophers. A. B. Buckley.

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delimiter

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stomatal

  • adjective relating to or of the nature of or having a mouth or mouthlike opening
    stomatous.
  • adjective relating to or constituting plant stomata
    stomatous.
    • stomatal openings

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implicative

  • adjective satellite tending to suggest or imply
    suggestive.
    • artifacts suggestive of an ancient society
    • an implicative statement

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journalize

To enter or record in a journal or diary. Johnson.

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melisma

(Mus.) (a) A piece of melody; a song or tune, -- as opposed to recitative or musical declamation. (b) A grace or embellishment.

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doxology

  • noun a hymn or verse in Christian liturgy glorifying God

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escrow

  • noun a written agreement (or property or money) delivered to a third party or put in trust by one party to a contract to be returned after fulfillment of some condition

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ritornello

(Mus.) (a) A short return or repetition; a concluding symphony to an air, often consisting of the burden of the song. (a) A short intermediate symphony, or instrumental passage, in the course of a vocal piece; an interlude.

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bilabial

  • noun a consonant that is articulated using both lips; /p/ or /b/ or /w/
  • adjective of or relating to or being a speech sound that is articulated using both lips
    • bilabial fricatives

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doxology

  • noun a hymn or verse in Christian liturgy glorifying God

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diphthong

  • noun a vowel sound that starts near the articulatory position for one vowel and moves toward the position for another

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zipper

  • noun a fastener for locking together two toothed edges by means of a sliding tab
    slide fastener; zip fastener; zip.
  • verb close with a zipper
    zip up; zip.
    • Zip up your jacket--it's cold

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loophole

  • noun an ambiguity (especially one in the text of a law or contract) that makes it possible to evade a difficulty or obligation
  • noun a small hole in a fortified wall; for observation or discharging weapons

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loophole

  • noun an ambiguity (especially one in the text of a law or contract) that makes it possible to evade a difficulty or obligation
  • noun a small hole in a fortified wall; for observation or discharging weapons

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tag

  • noun a label written or printed on paper, cardboard, or plastic that is attached to something to indicate its owner, nature, price, etc.
    ticket.
  • noun a label associated with something for the purpose of identification
    • semantic tags were attached in order to identify different meanings of the word

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velcro

  • verb fasten with Velcro
    • velcro the belt
  • noun nylon fabric used as a fastening

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couplet

  • noun two items of the same kind
    twosome; span; distich; couple; duo; twain; yoke; pair; duet; brace; dyad; duad.
  • noun a stanza consisting of two successive lines of verse; usually rhymed

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value

  • noun a numerical quantity measured or assigned or computed
    • the value assigned was 16 milliseconds
  • noun the quality (positive or negative) that renders something desirable or valuable
    • the Shakespearean Shylock is of dubious value in the modern world

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delimiters

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glottal

  • adjective of or relating to or produced by the glottis
    • glottal stops

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epistolary

  • adjective satellite written in the form of or carried on by letters or correspondence
    epistolatory.
    • an endless sequence of epistolary love affairs
    • the epistolatory novel

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tag

  • noun a label written or printed on paper, cardboard, or plastic that is attached to something to indicate its owner, nature, price, etc.
    ticket.
  • noun a label associated with something for the purpose of identification
    • semantic tags were attached in order to identify different meanings of the word

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pincer

  • noun a hand tool for holding consisting of a compound lever for grasping
    pair of tweezers; tweezer; pair of pincers.
  • noun a grasping structure on the limb of a crustacean or other arthropods
    nipper; claw; chela.

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curly

  • adjective (of hair) having curls or waves
    • they envied her naturally curly hair

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submission

  • noun something (manuscripts or architectural plans and models or estimates or works of art of all genres etc.) submitted for the judgment of others (as in a competition)
    entry.
    • several of his submissions were rejected by publishers
    • what was the date of submission of your proposal?
  • noun the act of submitting; usually surrendering power to another
    compliance.

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hermetically

  • adverb in an airtight manner
    • this bag is hermetically sealed

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entry

  • noun an item inserted in a written record
  • noun the act of beginning something new
    unveiling; introduction; debut; first appearance; launching.
    • they looked forward to the debut of their new product line

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assumptive

  • adjective satellite excessively forward
    presumptuous; assuming.
    • an assumptive person
    • on a subject like this it would be too assuming for me to decide
    • the duchess would not put up with presumptuous servants
  • adjective satellite accepted as real or true without proof
    • the assumed reason for his absence
    • assumptive beliefs

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bathhouse

  • noun a building containing dressing rooms for bathers
    bathing machine.
  • noun a building containing public baths
    bagnio.

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inexorably

  • adverb in an inexorable manner
    • time marches on inexorably

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bracket

  • noun a category falling within certain defined limits
  • noun either of two punctuation marks (`<' or `>') used in computer programming and sometimes used to enclose textual material
    angle bracket.

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interim

  • noun the time between one event, process, or period and another
    meantime; lag; meanwhile.
    • meanwhile the socialists are running the government
  • adjective satellite serving during an intermediate interval of time
    • an interim agreement

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peroration

  • noun a flowery and highly rhetorical oration
  • noun (rhetoric) the concluding section of an oration
    • he summarized his main points in his peroration

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eyelid

  • noun either of two folds of skin that can be moved to cover or open the eye
    lid; palpebra.
    • his lids would stay open no longer

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braces

  • noun an appliance that corrects dental irregularities
    orthodontic braces; brace.
  • noun a support that steadies or strengthens something else
    brace.
    • he wore a brace on his knee

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drawstring

  • noun a tie consisting of a cord that goes through a seam around an opening
    drawing string; string.
    • he pulled the drawstring and closed the bag

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summation

  • noun a concluding summary (as in presenting a case before a law court)
    summing up; rundown.
  • noun (physiology) the process whereby multiple stimuli can produce a response (in a muscle or nerve or other part) that one stimulus alone does not produce

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sunday

The first day of the week, -- consecrated among Christians to rest from secular employments, and to religious worship; the Christian Sabbath; the Lord's Day. Syn. -- See Sabbath.

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brace

  • noun a support that steadies or strengthens something else
    • he wore a brace on his knee
  • noun two items of the same kind
    twosome; span; distich; couple; duo; twain; yoke; couplet; pair; duet; dyad; duad.

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nondeductible

  • adjective not allowable as a deduction

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workbook

  • noun a student's book or booklet containing problems with spaces for solving them

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climactic

  • adjective consisting of or causing a climax
    • a climactic development

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indemnification

  • noun a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury
    amends; redress; damages; indemnity; restitution.
  • noun an act of compensation for actual loss or damage or for trouble and annoyance

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posting

  • noun a sign posted in a public place as an advertisement
    notice; placard; poster; bill; card.
    • a poster advertised the coming attractions
  • noun (bookkeeping) a listing on the company's records
    • the posting was made in the cash account

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unneeded

  • adjective not necessary
    unnecessary.

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formulaic

  • adjective satellite characterized by or in accordance with some formula

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plenary

  • adjective satellite full in all respects
    • a plenary session of the legislature
    • a diplomat with plenary powers

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pincer

  • noun a hand tool for holding consisting of a compound lever for grasping
    pair of tweezers; tweezer; pair of pincers.
  • noun a grasping structure on the limb of a crustacean or other arthropods
    nipper; claw; chela.

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wedge

  • noun any shape that is triangular in cross section
    wedge shape; cuneus.
  • noun a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States
    bomber; hero; sub; hero sandwich; poor boy; submarine; zep; Cuban sandwich; grinder; torpedo; hoagie; Italian sandwich; hoagy; submarine sandwich.

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surplice

  • noun a loose-fitting white ecclesiastical vestment with wide sleeves

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cursor

  • noun (computer science) indicator consisting of a movable spot of light (an icon) on a visual display; moving it allows the user to point to commands or screen positions
    pointer.

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remorselessly

  • adverb without pity; in a merciless manner
    pitilessly; mercilessly; unmercifully.
    • he was mercilessly trounced by his opponent in the House

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possessively

  • adverb in a possessive manner
    • he was sleeping, one arm flung possessively across his wife

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softly

  • adverb with low volume
    quietly.
    • speak softly but carry a big stick
    • she spoke quietly to the child
    • the radio was playing softly
  • adverb in a manner that is pleasing to the senses
    • she smiled softly

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premature

  • adjective born after a gestation period of less than the normal time
    • a premature infant
  • adjective satellite too soon or too hasty
    previous.
    • our condemnation of him was a bit previous
    • a premature judgment

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sestet

  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of five and one
    sixer; Captain Hicks; hexad; sise; VI; six; sextet; half a dozen; 6; sextuplet.
  • noun six performers or singers who perform together
    sextette; sextet.

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noiselessly

  • adverb without a sound
    soundlessly.
    • he stood up soundlessly and speechlessly and glided across the hallway and through a door

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diphthong

  • noun a vowel sound that starts near the articulatory position for one vowel and moves toward the position for another

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vise

  • noun a holding device attached to a workbench; has two jaws to hold workpiece firmly in place
    bench vise.

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benediction

  • noun the act of praying for divine protection
    blessing.
  • noun a ceremonial prayer invoking divine protection
    blessing.

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hammer

  • noun the part of a gunlock that strikes the percussion cap when the trigger is pulled
    cock.
  • noun a hand tool with a heavy rigid head and a handle; used to deliver an impulsive force by striking

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soundlessly

  • adverb without a sound
    noiselessly.
    • he stood up soundlessly and speechlessly and glided across the hallway and through a door

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jaw

  • noun the part of the skull of a vertebrate that frames the mouth and holds the teeth
  • noun the bones of the skull that frame the mouth and serve to open it; the bones that hold the teeth

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chorale

  • noun a stately Protestant (especially Lutheran) hymn tune
    choral.

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morphological

  • adjective relating to or concerned with the formation of admissible words in a language
    morphologic.
  • adjective pertaining to geological structure
    geomorphologic; geomorphological; morphologic; structural.
    • geomorphological features of the Black Hills
    • morphological features of granite
    • structural effects of folding and faulting of the earth's surface

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stanza

  • noun a fixed number of lines of verse forming a unit of a poem

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cadence

  • noun (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse
    beat; metre; meter; measure.
  • noun the close of a musical section

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summarily

  • adverb without delay; in a summary manner
    • the suspected spy was summarily executed

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hereunder

  • adverb in a subsequent part of this document or statement or matter etc.
    hereinafter; hereafter.
    • the landlord demises unto the tenant the premises hereinafter called the demised premises
    • the terms specified hereunder
  • adverb under the terms of this agreement

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stealthy

  • adjective satellite marked by quiet and caution and secrecy; taking pains to avoid being observed
    furtive; surreptitious; sneak; sneaky.
    • a furtive manner
    • a sneak attack
    • stealthy footsteps
    • a surreptitious glance at his watch

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inventory

  • noun a detailed list of all the items in stock
    stock list.
  • noun the merchandise that a shop has on hand
    stock.
    • they carried a vast inventory of hardware
    • they stopped selling in exact sizes in order to reduce inventory

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eyelid

  • noun either of two folds of skin that can be moved to cover or open the eye
    lid; palpebra.
    • his lids would stay open no longer

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credits

  • noun a list of acknowledgements of those who contributed to the creation of a film (usually run at the end of the film)
  • noun approval
    credit; recognition.
    • give her recognition for trying
    • he was given credit for his work
    • give her credit for trying

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prematurely

  • adverb (of childbirth) before the end of the normal period of gestation
    • the child was born prematurely
  • adverb too soon; in a premature manner
    untimely.
    • I spoke prematurely

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faucet

  • noun a regulator for controlling the flow of a liquid from a reservoir
    spigot.

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door

  • noun a swinging or sliding barrier that will close the entrance to a room or building or vehicle
    • he knocked on the door
    • he slammed the door as he left
  • noun the entrance (the space in a wall) through which you enter or leave a room or building; the space that a door can close
    threshold; room access; doorway.
    • he stuck his head in the doorway

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pandora

(Class. Myth.) A beautiful woman (all-gifted), whom Jupiter caused Vulcan to make out of clay in order to punish the human race, because Prometheus had stolen the fire from heaven. Jupiter gave Pandora a box containing all human ills, which, when the box was opened, escaped and spread over the earth. Hope alone remained in the box. Another version makes the box contain all the blessings of the gods, which were lost to men when Pandora opened it.

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spasmodic

  • adjective satellite affected by involuntary jerky muscular contractions; resembling a spasm
    spastic; convulsive.
    • convulsive motions
    • his body made a spasmodic jerk
    • spastic movements
  • adjective satellite occurring in spells and often abruptly
    fitful.
    • fitful bursts of energy
    • spasmodic rifle fire

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paragraph

  • noun one of several distinct subdivisions of a text intended to separate ideas; the beginning is usually marked by a new indented line
  • verb divide into paragraphs, as of text
    • This story is well paragraphed

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valve

  • noun a structure in a hollow organ (like the heart) with a flap to insure one-way flow of fluid through it
  • noun device in a brass wind instrument for varying the length of the air column to alter the pitch of a tone

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salutation

  • noun an act of honor or courteous recognition
    salute.
    • a musical salute to the composer on his birthday
  • noun (usually plural) an acknowledgment or expression of good will (especially on meeting)
    greeting.

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noose

  • noun a trap for birds or small mammals; often has a slip noose
    gin; snare.
  • noun a loop formed in a cord or rope by means of a slipknot; it binds tighter as the cord or rope is pulled
    slip noose; running noose.

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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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quietly

  • adverb with low volume
    softly.
    • speak softly but carry a big stick
    • she spoke quietly to the child
    • the radio was playing softly
  • adverb with little or no sound
    • the class was listening quietly and intently
    • she was crying quietly

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ceremony

  • noun a formal event performed on a special occasion
    ceremonial occasion; observance; ceremonial.
    • a ceremony commemorating Pearl Harbor
  • noun any activity that is performed in an especially solemn elaborate or formal way
    • the ceremony of smelling the cork and tasting the wine
    • he makes a ceremony of addressing his golf ball
    • he disposed of it without ceremony

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shutter

  • noun a mechanical device on a camera that opens and closes to control the time of a photographic exposure
  • noun a hinged blind for a window

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spasmodically

  • adverb with spasms
    jerkily.
    • the mouth was slightly open, and jerked violently and spasmodically at one corner
  • adverb in spurts and fits
    • I began to write intermittently and spasmodically

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breaker

  • noun a quarry worker who splits off blocks of stone
    ledgeman.
  • noun waves breaking on the shore
    surf; breakers.

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semicolon

  • noun a punctuation mark (`; ') used to connect independent clauses; indicates a closer relation than does a period

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buttoned

  • adjective furnished or closed with buttons or something buttonlike
    fastened.
  • verb provide with buttons
    button.
    • button a shirt

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salutation

  • noun an act of honor or courteous recognition
    salute.
    • a musical salute to the composer on his birthday
  • noun (usually plural) an acknowledgment or expression of good will (especially on meeting)
    greeting.

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hymn

  • noun a song of praise (to God or to a saint or to a nation)
    anthem.
  • verb sing a hymn

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relentlessly

  • adverb in a relentless manner
    unrelentingly.
    • he worked relentlessly

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voluntary

  • noun (military) a person who freely enlists for service
    military volunteer; volunteer.
  • noun composition (often improvised) for a solo instrument (especially solo organ) and not a regular part of a religious service or musical performance

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rebuttal

  • noun the speech act of refuting by offering a contrary contention or argument
  • noun (law) a pleading by the defendant in reply to a plaintiff's surrejoinder
    rebutter.

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parenthesis

  • noun either of two punctuation marks (or) used to enclose textual material
  • noun a message that departs from the main subject
    divagation; digression; aside; excursus.

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momentarily

  • adverb for an instant or moment
    momently.
    • we paused momentarily before proceeding
    • a cardinal perched momently on the dogwood branch
  • adverb at any moment
    momently.
    • she will be with you momently

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cadenza

  • noun a brilliant solo passage occurring near the end of a piece of music

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gently

  • adverb in a gradual manner
    • a gently sloping terrain
  • adverb in a gentle manner
    mildly.
    • he talked gently to the injured animal

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stanza

  • noun a fixed number of lines of verse forming a unit of a poem

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door

  • noun a swinging or sliding barrier that will close the entrance to a room or building or vehicle
    • he knocked on the door
    • he slammed the door as he left
  • noun the entrance (the space in a wall) through which you enter or leave a room or building; the space that a door can close
    threshold; room access; doorway.
    • he stuck his head in the doorway

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benediction

  • noun the act of praying for divine protection
    blessing.
  • noun a ceremonial prayer invoking divine protection
    blessing.

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loan

  • noun the temporary provision of money (usually at interest)
  • noun a word borrowed from another language; e.g. `blitz' is a German word borrowed into modern English
    loanword.

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convulsively

  • adverb with convulsions, in a convulsive way
    • her leg twitched convulsively

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