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  • noun the seed of flax used as a source of oil

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(Chem.) An artificial dyestuff obtained as an orange-yellow powder, and regarded as a phenyl hydrazine derivative of tartaric and sulphonic acids.

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  • noun a pill or tablet containing several vitamins
    multivitamin pill.

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  • adjective satellite capable of producing cyanide
    • amygdalin is a cyanogenetic glucoside

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  • noun a dentifrice in the form of a paste

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(Chem.) Pertaining to, or derived from, gallnuts or gallic acid; as, ellagic acid.

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  • noun a custard-like food made from curdled milk
    yoghurt; yoghourt.

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The second crust formed in port and some other wines after long keeping. It consists of pure, shining scales of tartar, supposed to resemble the wing of a bee.

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  • noun an astringent substance applied to the skin to reduce perspiration

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(Biol.) Lifeless matter deposited in the form of minute granules within the protoplasm of living cells.

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  • noun a substance (as the plant enzyme papain) applied to meat to make it tender

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  • adjective satellite capable of producing cyanide
    • amygdalin is a cyanogenetic glucoside

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  • noun a liquid added to the water in a cooling system to lower its freezing point

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  • noun (law) a courtroom conference between the lawyers and the judge that is held out of the jury's hearing
  • noun a short news story presenting sidelights on a major story

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(Chem.) A poisonous alkaloid glucoside extracted from the berries of common nightshade (Solanum nigrum), and of bittersweet, and from potato sprouts, as a white crystalline substance having an acrid, burning taste; -- called also solonia, and solanina. C45H73NO15

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  • noun a medicated solution used for gargling and rinsing the mouth

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  • noun any of numerous shrubs or herbs or vines of the genus Solanum; most are poisonous though many bear edible fruit

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  • noun a light-colored crystalline powder (trade name Merthiolate) used as a surgical antiseptic
    sodium ethylmercurithiosalicylate; Merthiolate.

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  • noun toxin secreted by animals; secreted by certain snakes and poisonous insects (e.g., spiders and scorpions)
  • noun feeling a need to see others suffer
    spitefulness; maliciousness; malice; spite.

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  • noun water-soluble proteinaceous pigments found in red algae and cyanobacteria

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  • noun a substance in photosensitive bacteria that is related to but different from chlorophyll of higher plants

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  • noun a cream spread on the skin; contains a chemical (as PABA) to filter out ultraviolet light and so protect from sunburn
    sunblock; sun blocker.

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  • noun a violet photopigment in the retinal cones of the eyes of most vertebrates; plays a role in daylight vision

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  • noun a tumor consisting of a mixture of tissues not normally found at that site

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  • noun small granule (of e.g. chrysolite) found in some meteoric rocks

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  • noun a solution containing chemicals that can change the color of a photographic print
  • noun a black or colored powder used in a printer to develop a xerographic image

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  • noun a punctuation mark (&) used to represent conjunction (and)

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  • noun hyaline in the large granules of the stratum granulosum

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  • noun cleansing agent consisting of soaps or detergents used for washing the hair
  • noun the act of washing your hair with shampoo

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  • noun amino acid derived from tyrosine; has a sympathomimetic action; found in chocolate and cola drinks and ripe cheese and beer
    • patients taking MAOIs should avoid foods containing tyramine

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  • noun a box or chest or cabinet for holding hand tools
    tool case; tool cabinet; tool chest.

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  • noun a quantity of no importance
    cypher; aught; zip; nil; nada; zero; nix; cipher; zilch; goose egg; zippo; nothing; naught.
    • it looked like nothing I had ever seen before
    • reduced to nil all the work we had done
    • we racked up a pathetic goose egg
    • it was all for naught
    • I didn't hear zilch about it
  • adjective satellite lacking any legal or binding force
    • null and void

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  • noun a sweet liquid secretion that is attractive to pollinators
  • noun fruit juice especially when undiluted

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  • noun a white crystalline ester used as a local anesthetic
    ethyl aminobenzoate.

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(Chem.) A glucoside found in licorice root (Glycyrrhiza), in monesia bark (Chrysophyllum), in the root of the walnut, etc., and extracted as a yellow, amorphous powder, of a bittersweet taste.

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  • noun a tumor derived from fibrous tissue of the meninges or choroid plexus or certain other structures associated with the brain; characterized by sandlike particles
    sand tumor.

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  • noun any culture medium that uses agar as the gelling agent
    nutrient agar.
  • noun a colloidal extract of algae; used especially in culture media and as a gelling agent in foods

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  • noun a solvent that removes a substance (usually from a surface)
    • paint remover
    • rust remover
    • hair remover
  • noun someone who works for a company that moves furniture

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  • noun carotenoid that makes tomatoes red; may lower the risk of prostate cancer

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  • noun a granular brown substance composed of ferric oxide; left from the breakdown of hemoglobin; can be a sign of disturbed iron metabolism

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(Chem.) An alkaloid obtained, as a bitter, yellow substance, from the root of the barberry, gold thread, and other plants.

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  • noun an explosive containing nitrate sensitized with nitroglycerin absorbed on wood pulp
  • verb blow up with dynamite
    • The rock was dynamited

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A note at the head of a page or chapter; in law reports, an abstract of a case, showing the principles involved and the opinion of the court.

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  • adverb in an optional manner
    • this rule is applied optionally

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(Physiol.) A substance which is formed in mucous epithelial cells, and gives rise to mucin.

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  • noun a milk protein used in making e.g. plastics and adhesives
  • noun a water-base paint made with a protein precipitated from milk
    casein paint.

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  • noun a complex red organic pigment containing iron and other atoms to which oxygen binds
    hematin; haem; haemitin; heme.

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  • noun a book containing sheets of paper on which sketches can be drawn
    sketch pad; sketch block.

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  • adjective not melted
    • streets unpassable because of piles of unmelted snow

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  • noun any of a group of viruses that contain two single-strand linear RNA molecules per virion and reverse transcriptase (RNA to DNA); the virus transcribes its RNA into a cDNA provirus that is then incorporated into the host cell

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  • noun a bitter cyanogenic glucoside extracted from the seeds of apricots and plums and bitter almonds

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  • noun sideboard with compartments for holding bottles

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  • noun an expression of respect
    • the Japanese use many honorifics
  • adjective satellite conferring or showing honor or respect
    • honorific social status commonly attaches to membership in a recognized profession

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  • noun an artificial sweetener made from aspartic acid; used as a calorie-free sweetener

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  • noun the ordering of genes in a haploid set of chromosomes of a particular organism; the full DNA sequence of an organism
    • the human genome contains approximately three billion chemical base pairs

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  • noun the collection of ancient rabbinic writings on Jewish law and tradition (the Mishna and the Gemara) that constitute the basis of religious authority in Orthodox Judaism

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(Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, a complex acid obtained, as a yellow crystalline substance, from certain genera of lichens (Usnea, Parmelia, etc.).

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  • noun supplementary material that is collected and appended at the back of a book
  • noun a vestigial process that extends from the lower end of the cecum and that resembles a small pouch
    cecal appendage; vermiform process; vermiform appendix.

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  • noun the bodily fluid that fills the space between the bony labyrinth and the membranous labyrinth of the inner ear

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  • noun a volatile flammable mixture of hydrocarbons (hexane and heptane and octane etc.) derived from petroleum; used mainly as a fuel in internal-combustion engines
    gasolene; gas; petrol.

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  • noun any of a group of green pigments found in photosynthetic organisms; there are four naturally occurring forms

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  • noun a dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons
    crude oil; oil; fossil oil; petroleum; rock oil.
  • adjective satellite not carefully or expertly made
    • managed to make a crude splint
    • a crude cabin of logs with bark still on them
    • rough carpentry

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  • noun a substance for cleaning the teeth; applied with a toothbrush

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  • noun poisonous crystalline alkaloid occurring with ephedrine and isomorphic with it

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  • noun a preparation used in cleaning something
    cleaner; cleansing agent.

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  • noun a person authorized to act for another
    proxy; procurator.
  • noun a symbol in a logical or mathematical expression that can be replaced by the name of any member of specified set

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  • noun a clear liquid secreted into the mouth by the salivary glands and mucous glands of the mouth; moistens the mouth and starts the digestion of starches
    spittle; spit.

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  • noun a several-seeded dehiscent fruit as e.g. of a leguminous plant

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  • noun the amount that has spilled
  • noun the act of allowing a fluid to escape
    release; spill.

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  • noun a toiletry applied to the skin in order to mask unpleasant odors

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  • noun a chemical (usually a sulfide) used to remove hair or wool or bristles from hides
  • noun a cosmetic for temporary removal of undesired hair
    depilator; epilator.

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  • noun an adrenergic drug used in many preparations to relieve allergic reactions or respiratory infections
    • drugs containing phenylpropanolamine are being recalled

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  • noun plastid containing chlorophyll and other pigments; in plants that carry out photosynthesis

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  • noun toiletry consisting of any of various substances in the form of a thick liquid that have a soothing and moisturizing effect when applied to the skin
    ointment; cream.
  • adjective satellite having a softening or soothing effect especially to the skin
    salving; softening; demulcent.

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  • noun a unit of information equal to 1024 kibibytes or 2^20 (1,048,576) bytes
    M; MB; megabyte; mebibyte.

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  • noun a complex polymer; the chief constituent of wood other than carbohydrates; binds to cellulose fibers to harden and strengthen cell walls of plants

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  • noun a granular brown substance composed of ferric oxide; left from the breakdown of hemoglobin; can be a sign of disturbed iron metabolism

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  • noun a sweet yellow liquid produced by bees
  • noun a beloved person; used as terms of endearment
    dear; dearest; love; beloved.

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  • noun a link from a hypertext file to another location or file; typically activated by clicking on a highlighted word or icon at a particular location on the screen

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  • noun a common complex mineral consisting of calcium fluoride phosphate or calcium chloride phosphate; a source of phosphorus

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  • adjective capable of being stained (especially of cells and cell parts)

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  • noun makeup that is used to color the lips
    lip rouge.
  • verb form by tracing with lipstick
    • The clown had lipsticked circles on his cheeks

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(Chem.) A white crystalline substance isomeric with, and obtained from, acetic aldehyde by polymerization, and reconvertible into the same.

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  • noun waste matter carried away in sewers or drains

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  • noun enzyme that acts as a catalyst in converting histidine to histamine

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  • noun (computer science) a directory that is listed in another directory

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  • adjective not converted into soap
    • unsaponified fat

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  • noun the precipitate produced by sewage treatment
  • noun any thick, viscous matter
    goo; gunk; guck; gook; slime; muck; ooze; goop.

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Natural disposition; natural quality or abilities.

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  • noun a small sac or pouch (especially the smaller chamber of the membranous labyrinth)

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(Chem.) The active principe of the cantharis, or Spanish fly, a volatile, acrid, bitter solid, crystallizing in four-sided prisms.

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  • noun a pear-shaped tropical fruit with green or blackish skin and rich yellowish pulp enclosing a single large seed
    alligator pear; avocado pear; aguacate.
  • noun tropical American tree bearing large pulpy green fruits
    Persea Americana; avocado tree.

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  • noun an agent that counteracts or neutralizes acidity (especially in the stomach)
    alkaliser; alkalizer; gastric antacid; antiacid.
  • adjective satellite acting to neutralize acid (especially in the stomach)

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  • noun jointed and nearly leafless desert shrub having reduced scalelike leaves and reddish fleshy seeds
    joint fir.

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  • adjective relating to or of the nature of protein

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  • noun a regular polygon formed by extending each of the sides of a regular hexagon to form two equilateral triangles

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  • adjective satellite able to many things
    • multipotent drugs

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  • noun a dispenser that produces a chemical vapor to be inhaled in order to relieve nasal congestion

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  • noun any of various complex phenolic substances of plant origin; used in tanning and in medicine
    tannic acid.

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  • noun fat such as butter or lard used in baked goods
  • noun act of decreasing in length
    • the dress needs shortening

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  • noun amine formed from histidine that stimulates gastric secretions and dilates blood vessels; released by the human immune system during allergic reactions

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Collocation words for "contain" are words related to "contain" by occurring either before (prefix words) or after "contain" (suffix words) in common language usage across multiple media. The words assembled above can be filtered by parts of speech (i.e) nouns, verbs, describing adjectives and adverbs, or by their positive or negative vibes, frequency in usage, whether they are prefix words or suffix words for "contain" or by the count of syllables each word has.