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lie

  • noun a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth
    prevarication.
  • noun Norwegian diplomat who was the first Secretary General of the United Nations (1896-1968)
    Trygve Lie; Trygve Halvden Lie.

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baronetcy

  • noun the rank or dignity or position of a baronet or baroness
    barony.
  • noun the title of a baron

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volcano

  • noun a fissure in the earth's crust (or in the surface of some other planet) through which molten lava and gases erupt
    vent.
  • noun a mountain formed by volcanic material

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corm

  • noun solid swollen underground bulb-shaped stem or stem base and serving as a reproductive structure

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metabolically

  • adverb involving metabolism
    • metabolically important substances

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rosebush

  • noun any of many shrubs of the genus Rosa that bear roses
    rose.

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cambial

  • adjective of or relating to or functioning as a cambium

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reproductive

  • adjective satellite producing new life or offspring
    generative; procreative.
    • the reproductive potential of a species is its relative capacity to reproduce itself under optimal conditions
    • the reproductive or generative organs

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volcano

  • noun a fissure in the earth's crust (or in the surface of some other planet) through which molten lava and gases erupt
    vent.
  • noun a mountain formed by volcanic material

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bois

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bud

  • noun a partially opened flower
  • noun a swelling on a plant stem consisting of overlapping immature leaves or petals

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generosity

  • noun the trait of being willing to give your money or time
    generousness.
  • noun acting generously
    unselfishness.

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lie

  • noun a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth
    prevarication.
  • noun Norwegian diplomat who was the first Secretary General of the United Nations (1896-1968)
    Trygve Lie; Trygve Halvden Lie.

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volcano

  • noun a fissure in the earth's crust (or in the surface of some other planet) through which molten lava and gases erupt
    vent.
  • noun a mountain formed by volcanic material

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lying

  • noun the deliberate act of deviating from the truth
    prevarication; fabrication.
  • verb be located or situated somewhere; occupy a certain position
    lie.

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mycelium

  • noun the vegetative part of a fungus consisting of a mass of branching threadlike hyphae

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peerage

  • noun the peers of a kingdom considered as a group
    baronage.

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awaken

  • verb cause to become awake or conscious
    waken; arouse; wake; rouse; wake up.
    • He was roused by the drunken men in the street
    • Please wake me at 6 AM.
  • verb stop sleeping
    waken; come alive; arouse; wake; awake; wake up.
    • She woke up to the sound of the alarm clock

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geyser

  • noun a spring that discharges hot water and steam
  • verb to overflow like a geyser

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rekindle

  • verb kindle anew, as of a fire
  • verb arouse again
    • rekindle hopes
    • rekindle her love

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tuber

  • noun a fleshy underground stem or root serving for reproductive and food storage
  • noun type genus of the Tuberaceae: fungi whose fruiting bodies are typically truffles
    genus Tuber.

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awaken

  • verb cause to become awake or conscious
    waken; arouse; wake; rouse; wake up.
    • He was roused by the drunken men in the street
    • Please wake me at 6 AM.
  • verb stop sleeping
    waken; come alive; arouse; wake; awake; wake up.
    • She woke up to the sound of the alarm clock

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pruning

  • noun something that has been pruned off of a plant
  • noun the act of trimming a plant

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lie

  • noun a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth
    prevarication.
  • noun Norwegian diplomat who was the first Secretary General of the United Nations (1896-1968)
    Trygve Lie; Trygve Halvden Lie.

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spore

  • noun a small usually single-celled asexual reproductive body produced by many nonflowering plants and fungi and some bacteria and protozoans and that are capable of developing into a new individual without sexual fusion
    • a sexual spore is formed after the fusion of gametes

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lay

  • noun a narrative song with a recurrent refrain
    ballad.
  • noun a narrative poem of popular origin
    ballad.

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haleakala

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remain

  • verb stay the same; remain in a certain state
    rest; stay.
    • The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it
    • rest assured
    • stay alone
    • He remained unmoved by her tears
    • The bad weather continued for another week
  • verb continue in a place, position, or situation
    continue; stay on; stay.
    • After graduation, she stayed on in Cambridge as a student adviser
    • Stay with me, please
    • despite student protests, he remained Dean for another year
    • She continued as deputy mayor for another year

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cambium

  • noun a formative one-cell layer of tissue between xylem and phloem in most vascular plants that is responsible for secondary growth
  • noun the inner layer of the periosteum

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constitutive

  • adjective satellite constitutional in the structure of something (especially your physical makeup)
    organic; constituent; constitutional.

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mycelium

  • noun the vegetative part of a fungus consisting of a mass of branching threadlike hyphae

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activate

  • verb put in motion or move to act
    touch off; trigger off; actuate; set off; trigger; spark off; spark; trip.
    • trigger a reaction
    • actuate the circuits
  • verb make active or more active
    • activate an old file

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spore

  • noun a small usually single-celled asexual reproductive body produced by many nonflowering plants and fungi and some bacteria and protozoans and that are capable of developing into a new individual without sexual fusion
    • a sexual spore is formed after the fusion of gametes

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activating

  • noun the activity of causing to have energy and be active
    energizing; activation.
  • verb put in motion or move to act
    activate; touch off; trigger off; actuate; set off; trigger; spark off; spark; trip.
    • trigger a reaction
    • actuate the circuits

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scion

  • noun a descendent or heir
    • a scion of royal stock

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innately

  • adverb in an innate manner
    • the child is said to be innately disposed to learn language

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infamy

  • noun a state of extreme dishonor
    opprobrium.
    • a date which will live in infamy"- F.D.Roosevelt
    • the name was a by-word of scorn and opprobrium throughout the city
  • noun evil fame or public reputation

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physiologically

  • adverb of or relating to physiological processes; with respect to physiology
    • physiologically ready
    • physiologically addicted

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zygospore

  • noun a plant spore formed by two similar sexual cells

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remain

  • verb stay the same; remain in a certain state
    rest; stay.
    • The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it
    • rest assured
    • stay alone
    • He remained unmoved by her tears
    • The bad weather continued for another week
  • verb continue in a place, position, or situation
    continue; stay on; stay.
    • After graduation, she stayed on in Cambridge as a student adviser
    • Stay with me, please
    • despite student protests, he remained Dean for another year
    • She continued as deputy mayor for another year

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spray

  • noun a pesticide in suspension or solution; intended for spraying
  • noun a quantity of small objects flying through the air
    spraying.
    • a spray of bullets

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arouse

  • verb call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)
    raise; fire; enkindle; elicit; evoke; kindle; provoke.
    • arouse pity
    • raise a smile
    • evoke sympathy
  • verb stop sleeping
    waken; come alive; wake; awake; awaken; wake up.
    • She woke up to the sound of the alarm clock

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rhizome

  • noun a horizontal plant stem with shoots above and roots below serving as a reproductive structure
    rootstalk; rootstock.

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hitherto

  • adverb used in negative statement to describe a situation that has existed up to this point or up to the present time
    til now; so far; up to now; heretofore; thus far; until now; as yet; yet.
    • So far he hasn't called
    • the sun isn't up yet

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bud

  • noun a partially opened flower
  • noun a swelling on a plant stem consisting of overlapping immature leaves or petals

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varicella

  • noun an acute contagious disease caused by herpes varicella zoster virus; causes a rash of vesicles on the face and body
    chickenpox.

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commerce

  • noun transactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services)
    mercantilism; commercialism.
  • noun the United States federal department that promotes and administers domestic and foreign trade (including management of the census and the patent office); created in 1913
    Commerce Department; Department of Commerce; DoC.

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activate

  • verb put in motion or move to act
    touch off; trigger off; actuate; set off; trigger; spark off; spark; trip.
    • trigger a reaction
    • actuate the circuits
  • verb make active or more active
    • activate an old file

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quadruped

  • noun an animal especially a mammal having four limbs specialized for walking
  • adjective having four feet
    quadrupedal; four-footed.

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lay

  • noun a narrative song with a recurrent refrain
    ballad.
  • noun a narrative poem of popular origin
    ballad.

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seed

  • noun a small hard fruit
  • noun a mature fertilized plant ovule consisting of an embryo and its food source and having a protective coat or testa

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revitalize

  • verb restore strength
    regenerate.
    • This food revitalized the patient
  • verb give new life or vigor to
    revitalise.

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bulb

  • noun a modified bud consisting of a thickened globular underground stem serving as a reproductive structure
  • noun electric lamp consisting of a transparent or translucent glass housing containing a wire filament (usually tungsten) that emits light when heated by electricity
    lightbulb; electric light; light bulb; electric-light bulb; incandescent lamp.

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reviving

  • adjective satellite tending to impart new life and vigor to
    revitalising; renewing; revitalizing; restorative.
    • the renewing warmth of the sunshine
  • verb cause to regain consciousness
    resuscitate; revive.
    • The doctors revived the comatose man

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artemia

(Zoöl.) A genus of phyllopod Crustacea found in salt lakes and brines; the brine shrimp. See Brine shrimp.

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stays

  • noun a woman's close-fitting foundation garment
    girdle; corset.
  • noun continuing or remaining in a place or state
    stay.
    • they had a nice stay in Paris
    • a lengthy hospital stay
    • a four-month stay in bankruptcy court

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landslide

  • noun an overwhelming electoral victory
    • Roosevelt defeated Hoover in a landslide
  • noun a slide of a large mass of dirt and rock down a mountain or cliff
    landslip.

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rekindle

  • verb kindle anew, as of a fire
  • verb arouse again
    • rekindle hopes
    • rekindle her love

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synapsis

  • noun the side by side pairing of homologous maternal and paternal chromosomes at the start of meiosis

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remains

  • noun any object that is left unused or still extant
    • I threw out the remains of my dinner
  • noun the dead body of a human being
    clay; corpse; stiff; cadaver.
    • the cadaver was intended for dissection
    • the end of the police search was the discovery of a corpse
    • the murderer confessed that he threw the stiff in the river
    • honor comes to bless the turf that wraps their clay

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rootstock

  • noun a horizontal plant stem with shoots above and roots below serving as a reproductive structure
    rootstalk; rhizome.
  • noun root or part of a root used for plant propagation; especially that part of a grafted plant that supplies the roots

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imbibe

  • verb take in, also metaphorically
    draw; take up; absorb; soak up; take in; suck up; suck; sop up.
    • The sponge absorbs water well
    • She drew strength from the minister's words
  • verb take (gas, light or heat) into a solution
    assimilate.

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embryo

  • noun (botany) a minute rudimentary plant contained within a seed or an archegonium
  • noun an animal organism in the early stages of growth and differentiation that in higher forms merge into fetal stages but in lower forms terminate in commencement of larval life
    conceptus; fertilized egg.

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largely

  • adverb in large part; mainly or chiefly
    for the most part; mostly.
    • These accounts are largely inactive
  • adverb on a large scale
    • the sketch was so largely drawn that you could see it from the back row

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grapevine

  • noun gossip spread by spoken communication
    word of mouth; pipeline.
    • the news of their affair was spread by word of mouth
  • noun any of numerous woody vines of genus Vitis bearing clusters of edible berries
    grape; grape vine.

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lye

  • noun a strong solution of sodium or potassium hydroxide

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mauna

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temporarily

  • adverb for a limited time only; not permanently
    • he will work here temporarily
    • he was brought out of retirement temporarily
    • a power failure temporarily darkened the town

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spray

  • noun a pesticide in suspension or solution; intended for spraying
  • noun a quantity of small objects flying through the air
    spraying.
    • a spray of bullets

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waken

  • verb cause to become awake or conscious
    awaken; arouse; wake; rouse; wake up.
    • He was roused by the drunken men in the street
    • Please wake me at 6 AM.
  • verb stop sleeping
    come alive; arouse; wake; awake; awaken; wake up.
    • She woke up to the sound of the alarm clock

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energy

  • noun (physics) a thermodynamic quantity equivalent to the capacity of a physical system to do work; the units of energy are joules or ergs
    free energy.
    • energy can take a wide variety of forms
  • noun forceful exertion
    vigor; vigour; zip.
    • he plays tennis with great energy
    • he's full of zip

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revive

  • verb cause to regain consciousness
    resuscitate.
    • The doctors revived the comatose man
  • verb give new life or energy to
    repair; revivify; recreate; reanimate; renovate; vivify; animate; quicken.
    • A hot soup will revive me
    • This will renovate my spirits
    • This treatment repaired my health

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season

  • noun a period of the year marked by special events or activities in some field
    • he celebrated his 10th season with the ballet company
    • she always looked forward to the avocado season
  • noun one of the natural periods into which the year is divided by the equinoxes and solstices or atmospheric conditions
    time of year.
    • the regular sequence of the seasons

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unleash

  • verb release or vent
    • unleash one's anger
  • verb release from a leash
    • unleash the dogs in the park

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perennial

  • noun (botany) a plant lasting for three seasons or more
  • adjective lasting three seasons or more
    • the common buttercup is a popular perennial plant

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lav

  • noun a room or building equipped with one or more toilets
    toilet; bathroom; privy; lavatory; can; john.

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faculty

  • noun one of the inherent cognitive or perceptual powers of the mind
    mental faculty; module.
  • noun the body of teachers and administrators at a school
    staff.
    • the dean addressed the letter to the entire staff of the university

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arouse

  • verb call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)
    raise; fire; enkindle; elicit; evoke; kindle; provoke.
    • arouse pity
    • raise a smile
    • evoke sympathy
  • verb stop sleeping
    waken; come alive; wake; awake; awaken; wake up.
    • She woke up to the sound of the alarm clock

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axillary

  • adjective of or relating to the axil
    alar.
  • adjective of or relating to the armpit
    • axillary gland

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arouse

  • verb call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)
    raise; fire; enkindle; elicit; evoke; kindle; provoke.
    • arouse pity
    • raise a smile
    • evoke sympathy
  • verb stop sleeping
    waken; come alive; wake; awake; awaken; wake up.
    • She woke up to the sound of the alarm clock

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rootstock

  • noun a horizontal plant stem with shoots above and roots below serving as a reproductive structure
    rootstalk; rhizome.
  • noun root or part of a root used for plant propagation; especially that part of a grafted plant that supplies the roots

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laying

  • noun the production of eggs (especially in birds)
    egg laying.
  • verb put into a certain place or abstract location
    set; pose; place; lay; put; position.
    • Put your things here
    • Set the tray down
    • Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children
    • Place emphasis on a certain point

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mycobacteria

  • noun rod-shaped bacteria some saprophytic or causing diseases
    mycobacterium.
  • noun rod-shaped bacteria some saprophytic or causing diseases
    mycobacterium.

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awakening

  • noun the act of waking
    waking up; wakening.
    • it was an early awakening
    • it was the waking up he hated most
  • verb cause to become awake or conscious
    awaken; waken; arouse; wake; rouse; wake up.
    • He was roused by the drunken men in the street
    • Please wake me at 6 AM.

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potentiality

  • noun the inherent capacity for coming into being
    potential; potency.
  • noun an aptitude that may be developed
    capability; capableness.

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previously

  • adverb at an earlier time or formerly
    antecedently.
    • she had previously lived in Chicago
    • he was previously president of a bank
    • better than anything previously proposed
    • a previously unquestioned attitude
    • antecedently arranged

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blastocyst

  • noun the blastula of a placental mammal in which some differentiation of cells has occurred
    blastodermic vessicle.

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awakened

  • adjective aroused or activated
    • an awakened interest in ballet
  • verb cause to become awake or conscious
    awaken; waken; arouse; wake; rouse; wake up.
    • He was roused by the drunken men in the street
    • Please wake me at 6 AM.

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meristem

  • noun undifferentiated tissue from which new cells are formed, as at the tip of a stem or root

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relatively

  • adverb in a relative manner; by comparison to something else
    comparatively.
    • the situation is relatively calm now

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pupa

  • noun an insect in the inactive stage of development (when it is not feeding) intermediate between larva and adult

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politically

  • adverb with regard to social relationships involving authority
    • politically correct clothing
  • adverb with regard to government
    • politically organized units

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scion

  • noun a descendent or heir
    • a scion of royal stock

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virtually

  • adverb in essence or effect but not in fact
    • the strike virtually paralyzed the city
    • I'm virtually broke
  • adverb (of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished; all but
    about; nigh; almost; most; near; nearly; well-nigh.
    • the job is (just) about done
    • the baby was almost asleep when the alarm sounded
    • we're almost finished
    • the car all but ran her down
    • he nearly fainted
    • talked for nigh onto 2 hours
    • the recording is well-nigh perfect
    • virtually all the parties signed the contract
    • I was near exhausted by the run
    • most everyone agrees

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rhizome

  • noun a horizontal plant stem with shoots above and roots below serving as a reproductive structure
    rootstalk; rootstock.

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heretofore

  • adverb used in negative statement to describe a situation that has existed up to this point or up to the present time
    til now; so far; up to now; hitherto; thus far; until now; as yet; yet.
    • So far he hasn't called
    • the sun isn't up yet

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cyst

  • noun a closed sac that develops abnormally in some body structure
  • noun a small anatomically normal sac or bladderlike structure (especially one containing fluid)
    vesicle.

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revive

  • verb cause to regain consciousness
    resuscitate.
    • The doctors revived the comatose man
  • verb give new life or energy to
    repair; revivify; recreate; reanimate; renovate; vivify; animate; quicken.
    • A hot soup will revive me
    • This will renovate my spirits
    • This treatment repaired my health

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peerage

  • noun the peers of a kingdom considered as a group
    baronage.

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seemingly

  • adverb from appearances alone
    ostensibly; on the face of it; apparently.
    • irrigation often produces bumper crops from apparently desert land
    • the child is seemingly healthy but the doctor is concerned
    • had been ostensibly frank as to his purpose while really concealing it"-Thomas Hardy
    • on the face of it the problem seems minor

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spraying

  • noun the dispersion of fungicides or insecticides or fertilizer on growing crops (often from a low-flying aircraft)
    crop-dusting.
  • noun a quantity of small objects flying through the air
    spray.
    • a spray of bullets

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remaining

  • adjective satellite not used up
    left over; unexpended; leftover; odd; left.
    • leftover meatloaf
    • she had a little money left over so she went to a movie
    • some odd dollars left
    • saved the remaining sandwiches for supper
    • unexpended provisions
  • verb stay the same; remain in a certain state
    remain; rest; stay.
    • The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it
    • rest assured
    • stay alone
    • He remained unmoved by her tears
    • The bad weather continued for another week

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overwinter

  • verb spend the winter
    winter.
    • We wintered on the Riviera
    • Shackleton's men overwintered on Elephant Island

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seasonally

  • adverb depending on the season
    • prices are seasonally adjusted

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bacillus

  • noun aerobic rod-shaped spore-producing bacterium; often occurring in chainlike formations; found primarily in soil
    B.

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become

  • verb enter or assume a certain state or condition
    go; get.
    • He became annoyed when he heard the bad news
    • It must be getting more serious
    • her face went red with anger
    • She went into ecstasy
    • Get going!
  • verb undergo a change or development
    turn.
    • The water turned into ice
    • Her former friend became her worst enemy
    • He turned traitor

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ember

  • noun a hot fragment of wood or coal that is left from a fire and is glowing or smoldering
    coal.

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deceptively

  • adverb in a misleading way
    misleadingly; deceivingly.
    • the exam looked deceptively easy

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comet

  • noun (astronomy) a relatively small extraterrestrial body consisting of a frozen mass that travels around the sun in a highly elliptical orbit

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delayed

  • adjective satellite not as far along as normal in development
  • verb cause to be slowed down or delayed
    delay; hold up; detain.
    • Traffic was delayed by the bad weather
    • she delayed the work that she didn't want to perform

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cutting

  • noun the activity of selecting the scenes to be shown and putting them together to create a film
    film editing.
  • noun a part (sometimes a root or leaf or bud) removed from a plant to propagate a new plant through rooting or grafting
    slip.

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become

  • verb enter or assume a certain state or condition
    go; get.
    • He became annoyed when he heard the bad news
    • It must be getting more serious
    • her face went red with anger
    • She went into ecstasy
    • Get going!
  • verb undergo a change or development
    turn.
    • The water turned into ice
    • Her former friend became her worst enemy
    • He turned traitor

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remembrance

  • noun the ability to recall past occurrences
    recollection; anamnesis.
  • noun a recognition of meritorious service
    memorial; commemoration.

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