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bothnic

Of or pertaining to Bothnia, a country of northern Europe, or to a gulf of the same name which forms the northern part of the Baltic sea.

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moonsail

(Naut.) A sail sometimes carried in light winds, above a skysail. R. H. Dana, Jr.

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closereefed

(Naut.) Having all the reefs taken in; -- said of a sail.

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swift

  • noun United States meat-packer who began the use of refrigerated railroad cars (1839-1903)
    Gustavus Franklin Swift.
  • noun an English satirist born in Ireland (1667-1745)
    Jonathan Swift; Dean Swift.

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surgy

Rising in surges or billows; full of surges; resembling surges in motion or appearance; swelling. "Over the surgy main." Pope.

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impetus

  • noun a force that moves something along
    drift; impulsion.
  • noun the act of applying force suddenly
    impulse; impulsion.
    • the impulse knocked him over

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pedestrianize

To practice walking; to travel on foot.

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skysail

  • noun the sail above the royal on a square-rigger

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unshadowed

  • adjective satellite not darkened or obscured by shadow
    • on the rough sea ice you may on an unshadowed day...fall over a chunk of ice that is kneehigh"- Vilhjalmur Stefansson

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throughway

  • noun a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
    motorway; thruway; pike; freeway; superhighway; state highway; expressway.

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pedestrianised

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headstream

  • noun a stream that forms the source of a river

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reef

  • noun a submerged ridge of rock or coral near the surface of the water
  • noun a rocky region in the southern Transvaal in northeastern South Africa; contains rich gold deposits and coal and manganese
    Rand; Witwatersrand.

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uralian

Of or relating to the Ural Mountains.

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meatless

  • adjective lacking meat
    • meatless days

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throughway

  • noun a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
    motorway; thruway; pike; freeway; superhighway; state highway; expressway.

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aftermost

  • adjective satellite located closest to the stern or tail

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contribute

  • verb bestow a quality on
    lend; add; bring; bestow; impart.
    • Her presence lends a certain cachet to the company
    • The music added a lot to the play
    • She brings a special atmosphere to our meetings
    • This adds a light note to the program
  • verb contribute to some cause
    chip in; kick in; give.
    • I gave at the office

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brinded

  • adjective satellite having a grey or brown streak or a pattern or a patchy coloring; used especially of the patterned fur of cats
    brindle; tabby; brindled.

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pernor

(Law) One who receives the profits, as of an estate.

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purple

  • noun a purple color or pigment
    purpleness.
  • noun of imperial status
    • he was born to the purple

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reliance

  • noun certainty based on past experience
    trust.
    • he wrote the paper with considerable reliance on the work of other scientists
    • he put more trust in his own two legs than in the gun
  • noun the state of relying on something

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routeway

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porticoed

  • adjective satellite marked by columniation having free columns in porticoes either at both ends or at both sides of a structure
    amphiprostylar; amphiprostyle; amphistylar.

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topgallant

  • noun a sail set on a yard of a topgallant mast
    topgallant sail.
  • noun a mast fixed to the head of a topmast on a square-rigged vessel
    topgallant mast.

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potholed

  • adjective satellite used of paved surfaces having holes or pits
    pocked; pockmarked.

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topmast

  • noun the mast next above a lower mast and topmost in a fore-and-aft rig

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smoothbore

  • noun a firearm that has no rifling
  • adjective of a firearm; not having rifling or internal spiral grooves inside the barrel
    unrifled.

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routeways

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billowy

  • adjective satellite characterized by great swelling waves or surges
    surging; billowing.
    • billowy storm clouds
    • the restless billowing sea
    • surging waves

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shutoffs

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colonnaded

  • adjective satellite having a series of columns arranged at regular intervals

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second

  • noun 1/60 of a minute; the basic unit of time adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
    sec; s.
  • noun an indefinitely short time
    moment; bit; mo; minute.
    • wait just a moment
    • in a mo
    • it only takes a minute
    • in just a bit

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trysail

(Naut.) A fore-and-aft sail, bent to a gaff, and hoisted on a lower mast or on a small mast, called the trysail mast, close abaft a lower mast; -- used chiefly as a storm sail. Called also spencer. Totten.

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void

  • noun the state of nonexistence
    nothingness; nullity; nihility.
  • noun an empty area or space
    vacancy; emptiness; vacuum.
    • the huge desert voids
    • the emptiness of outer space
    • without their support he'll be ruling in a vacuum

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halliard

  • noun a rope for raising or lowering a sail or flag
    halyard.

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unstated

  • adjective satellite not made explicit
    unexpressed; unverbalised; unvoiced; unuttered; unverbalized; unspoken; unsaid.
    • the unexpressed terms of the agreement
    • things left unsaid
    • some kind of unspoken agreement
    • his action is clear but his reason remains unstated

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gearwheel

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paraboloidal

  • adjective satellite having the shape of a paraboloid

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thoroughfare

  • noun a public road from one place to another

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unpaved

  • adjective not having a paved surface

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topsail

  • noun a sail (or either of a pair of sails) immediately above the lowermost sail of a mast and supported by a topmast

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hyades

(Astron.) A cluster of five stars in the face of the constellation Taurus, supposed by the ancients to indicate the coming of rainy weather when they rose with the sun.
Thro' scudding drifts the rainy Hyaned Vext the dim sea. Tennyson.

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bronchus

  • noun either of the two main branches of the trachea
    bronchial tube.

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briny

  • noun any very large body of (salt) water
    main.
  • adjective satellite slightly salty (especially from containing a mixture of seawater and fresh water)
    brackish.
    • a brackish lagoon
    • the briny deep

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arterial

  • adjective of or involving or contained in the arteries
    • arterial disease
    • the arterial system
    • arterial blood

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cobble

  • noun rectangular paving stone with curved top; once used to make roads
    sett; cobblestone.
  • verb pave with cobblestones
    cobblestone.

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shoreless

Having no shore or coast; of indefinite or unlimited extent; as, a shoreless ocean. Young.

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hatchway

  • noun an entrance equipped with a hatch; especially a passageway between decks of a ship
    opening; scuttle.

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jct

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shutoff

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ceilinged

  • adjective provided with a ceiling especially the overhead interior surface
    • the large beam-ceilinged living room

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earthing

  • noun fastening electrical equipment to earth
    grounding.
  • verb hide in the earth like a hunted animal
    earth.

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arcade

  • noun a covered passageway with shops and stalls on either side
  • noun a structure composed of a series of arches supported by columns
    colonnade.

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streel

To trail along; to saunter or be drawn along, carelessly, swaying in a kind of zigzag motion. Colloq. Thackeray.

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topmast

  • noun the mast next above a lower mast and topmost in a fore-and-aft rig

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south

  • noun the region of the United States lying to the south of the Mason-Dixon line
  • noun the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861
    Dixie; Dixieland; Confederacy; Confederate States of America; Confederate States.

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breadwinner

  • noun one whose earnings are the primary source of support for their dependents

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int

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entranceway

  • noun something that provides access (to get in or get out)
    entryway; entrance; entree; entry.
    • they waited at the entrance to the garden
    • beggars waited just outside the entryway to the cathedral

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brandling

(Zoöl.) Same as Branlin, fish and worm.

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hearty

  • adjective satellite showing warm and heartfelt friendliness
    • gave us a cordial reception
    • a hearty welcome
  • adjective satellite providing abundant nourishment
    solid; substantial; square; satisfying.
    • a hearty meal
    • good solid food
    • ate a substantial breakfast
    • four square meals a day

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undercarriage

  • noun framework that serves as a support for the body of a vehicle

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erythraean

Red in color. "The erythrean main." Milton.

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crosstrees

(Naut.) Pieces of timber at a masthead, to which are attached the upper shrouds. At the head of lower masts in large vessels, they support a semicircular platform called the "top."

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rutted

  • adjective satellite full of ruts
    rutty.
    • rutty farm roads
  • verb be in a state of sexual excitement; of male mammals
    rut.

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cellblock

  • noun a division of a prison (usually consisting of several cells)
    ward.

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gnome

  • noun a legendary creature resembling a tiny old man; lives in the depths of the earth and guards buried treasure
    dwarf.
  • noun a short pithy saying expressing a general truth

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staysail

  • noun a fore-and-aft sail set on a stay (as between two masts)

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propre

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care

  • noun the work of providing treatment for or attending to someone or something
    aid; tending; attention.
    • no medical care was required
    • the old car needs constant attention
  • noun judiciousness in avoiding harm or danger
    precaution; caution; forethought.
    • he exercised caution in opening the door
    • he handled the vase with care

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vegetarian

  • noun eater of fruits and grains and nuts; someone who eats no meat or fish or (often) any animal products

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staysail

  • noun a fore-and-aft sail set on a stay (as between two masts)

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eponymous

  • adjective being or relating to or bearing the name of an eponym
    eponymic.

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battleground

  • noun a region where a battle is being (or has been) fought
    battlefield; field; field of battle; field of honor.
    • they made a tour of Civil War battlefields

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shuttle

  • noun badminton equipment consisting of a ball of cork or rubber with a crown of feathers
    shuttlecock; bird; birdie.
  • noun public transport that consists of a bus or train or airplane that plies back and forth between two points

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marjorie

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flyway

  • noun the geographic route along which birds customarily migrate
    migration route.

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declarative

  • noun a mood (grammatically unmarked) that represents the act or state as an objective fact
    common mood; declarative mood; indicative; indicative mood; fact mood.
  • adjective relating to the use of or having the nature of a declaration
    declaratory; asserting.

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timeline

  • noun a sequence of related events arranged in chronological order and displayed along a line (usually drawn left to right or top to bottom)

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retractable

  • adjective satellite capable of being retracted
    • retractable landing gear

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catagories

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infinitival

  • adjective relating to or formed with the infinitive
    • infinitival clause

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orlop

  • noun the fourth or lowest deck
    fourth deck; orlop deck.

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longue

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contender

  • noun the contestant you hope to defeat
    rival; competitor; competition; challenger.
    • he had respect for his rivals
    • he wanted to know what the competition was doing

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batten

  • noun stuffing made of rolls or sheets of cotton wool or synthetic fiber
    batting.
  • noun a strip fixed to something to hold it firm

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breadwinner

  • noun one whose earnings are the primary source of support for their dependents

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asphalt

  • noun mixed asphalt and crushed gravel or sand; used especially for paving but also for roofing
  • noun a dark bituminous substance found in natural beds and as residue from petroleum distillation; consists mainly of hydrocarbons
    mineral pitch.

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domesticate

  • verb adapt (a wild plant or unclaimed land) to the environment
    naturalize; cultivate; tame; naturalise.
    • domesticate oats
    • tame the soil
  • verb overcome the wildness of; make docile and tractable
    domesticize; domesticise; tame; reclaim.
    • He tames lions for the circus
    • reclaim falcons

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narmada

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proficience

The quality of state of being proficient; advance in the acquisition of any art, science, or knowledge; progression in knowledge; improvement; adeptness; as, to acquire proficiency in music.

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bladed

  • adjective bearing or characterized by a blade or sword; often used in combination
    • he fought on, broken-bladed but unbowed
  • adjective having a blade or blades; often used in combination
    • a single-bladed leaf
    • narrow-bladed grass

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instigator

  • noun someone who deliberately foments trouble
    firebrand; inciter; instigant; provoker.
    • she was the instigator of their quarrel
  • noun a person who initiates a course of action
    initiator.

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burdon

A pilgrim's staff. Written also burden. Rom. of R.

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thirst

  • noun a physiological need to drink
    thirstiness.
  • noun strong desire for something (not food or drink)
    hungriness; thirstiness; hunger.
    • a thirst for knowledge
    • hunger for affection

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eastbound

  • adjective satellite moving toward the east
    eastward.
    • eastbound trains

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inspirer

  • noun a leader who stimulates and excites people to action
    galvaniser; galvanizer.

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larboard

  • noun the left side of a ship or aircraft to someone who is aboard and facing the bow or nose
    port.
  • adjective satellite located on the left side of a ship or aircraft
    port.

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busbar

  • noun an electrical conductor that makes a common connection between several circuits
    bus.
    • the busbar in this computer can transmit data either way between any two components of the system

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westbound

  • adjective satellite moving toward the west
    westerly; westward.
    • westbound pioneers

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yardarm

  • noun either end of the yard of a square-rigged ship

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kuroshio

  • noun a warm ocean current that flows northeastwardly off the coast of Japan into the northern Pacific ocean
    Kuroshio current; Japan current.

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culprit

  • noun someone who perpetrates wrongdoing
    perpetrator.

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abrams

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airlock

  • noun a chamber that provides access to space where air is under pressure
    air lock.

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starboard

  • noun the right side of a ship or aircraft to someone who is aboard and facing the bow or nose
  • verb turn to the right, of helms or rudders

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perpetuators

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gallery

  • noun spectators at a golf or tennis match
  • noun a porch along the outside of a building (sometimes partly enclosed)
    veranda; verandah.

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functionality

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

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bustling

  • adjective satellite full of energetic and noisy activity
    • a bustling city
  • verb move or cause to move energetically or busily
    hustle; bustle; bustle about.
    • The cheerleaders bustled about excitingly before their performance

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switchboard

  • noun telephone central where circuits are completed with patchcords
    patchboard; plugboard.

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