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glossodia

  • noun small genus of Australian orchids
    genus Glossodia.

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ampullate

Having an ampulla; flask-shaped; bellied.

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astrantia

  • noun any plant of the genus Astrantia
    masterwort.

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refurbishment

  • noun the state of being restored to its former good condition
    restoration; renovation.
    • the inn was a renovation of a Colonial house

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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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crippler

A wooden tool used in graining leather. Knight.

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fothergilla

  • noun any of several deciduous low-growing shrubs of the genus Fothergilla having showy brushlike spikes of white flowers in spring and fiery red and orange autumn color; grows from Alabama to the Allegheny Mountains
    witch alder.
  • noun small genus of deciduous shrubs of the southeastern United States
    genus Fothergilla.

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shakeup

  • noun the imposition of a new organization; organizing differently (often involving extensive and drastic changes)
    shake-up; reorganization; reorganisation.
    • a committee was appointed to oversee the reorganization of the curriculum
    • top officials were forced out in the cabinet shakeup

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zygomaticus

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prolation

The act of prolating or pronouncing; utterance; pronunciation. Obs. Ray.

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balsamita

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semiaxis

(Geom.) One half of the axis of an llipse or other figure.

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nubecula

(Astron.) (a) A nebula. (b) pl. Specifically, the Magellanic clouds.

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generalcy

  • noun the office and authority of a general
    generalship.

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rhomboideus

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newsweeklies

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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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syrtis

A quicksand.
Quenched in a boggy syrtis, neither sea Nor good dry land. Milton.

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jetports

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unbid

Not bidden; not commanded.
Thorns also and thistles it shall bring thee forth Unbid; and thou shalt eat the herb of the field. Milton.

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breadbasket

  • noun a geographic region serving as the principal source of grain
  • noun an enlarged and muscular saclike organ of the alimentary canal; the principal organ of digestion
    tummy; stomach; tum.

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brevet

  • noun a document entitling a commissioned officer to hold a higher rank temporarily (but without higher pay)
  • verb promote somebody by brevet, in the military

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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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brevet

  • noun a document entitling a commissioned officer to hold a higher rank temporarily (but without higher pay)
  • verb promote somebody by brevet, in the military

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shakeout

  • noun an economic condition that results in the elimination of marginally financed participants in an industry
    • they glutted the market in order to cause a shakeout of their competitors

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ursa

(Astron.) Either one of the Bears. See the Phrases below.

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tranquilliser

  • noun a drug used to reduce stress or tension without reducing mental clarity
    tranquillizer; ataractic; tranquilizer; ataractic agent; antianxiety agent; ataractic drug.

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rhynia

  • noun type genus of the Rhyniaceae; small leafless dichotomously branching fossil plants with terminal sporangia and smooth branching rhizomes
    genus Rhynia.

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redevelopment

  • noun the act of improving by renewing and restoring
    overhaul; renovation.
    • they are pursuing a general program of renovation to the entire property
    • a major overhal of the healthcare system was proposed

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overhaul

  • noun periodic maintenance on a car or machine
    inspection and repair; service.
    • it was time for an overhaul on the tractor
  • noun the act of improving by renewing and restoring
    renovation; redevelopment.
    • they are pursuing a general program of renovation to the entire property
    • a major overhal of the healthcare system was proposed

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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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pectoralis

  • noun either of two large muscles of the chest
    pectoral; pectoral muscle; pecs; musculus pectoralis.

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routeways

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histocompatibility

  • noun condition in which the cells of one tissue can survive in the presence of cells of another tissue
    • a successful graft or transplant requires a high degree of histocompatibility

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thalassaemia

  • noun an inherited form of anemia caused by faulty synthesis of hemoglobin
    Mediterranean anemia; Mediterranean anaemia; thalassemia.

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carp

  • noun the lean flesh of a fish that is often farmed; can be baked or braised
  • noun any of various freshwater fish of the family Cyprinidae

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plantago

  • noun type genus of the family Plantaginaceae; large cosmopolitan genus of mostly small herbs
    genus Plantago.

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screwup

  • noun the complete mismanagement or mishandling of a situation
    • a typical bureaucratic screwup

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routeway

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spacefaring

  • noun a voyage outside the Earth's atmosphere
    space travel; spaceflight.

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teres

  • noun either of two muscles in the shoulder region that move the shoulders and arms
    teres muscle.

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pentachord

An ancient instrument of music with five strings.

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flyway

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

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psoas

  • noun either of two muscles of the abdomen and pelvis that flex the trunk and rotate the thigh

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chokepoint

  • noun a narrowing that reduces the flow through a channel
    bottleneck; constriction.
  • noun a point of congestion or blockage
    • the bridge is always a chokepoint at rush hour

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premed

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tranquilliser

  • noun a drug used to reduce stress or tension without reducing mental clarity
    tranquillizer; ataractic; tranquilizer; ataractic agent; antianxiety agent; ataractic drug.

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shakeup

  • noun the imposition of a new organization; organizing differently (often involving extensive and drastic changes)
    shake-up; reorganization; reorganisation.
    • a committee was appointed to oversee the reorganization of the curriculum
    • top officials were forced out in the cabinet shakeup

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thalassemia

  • noun an inherited form of anemia caused by faulty synthesis of hemoglobin
    Mediterranean anemia; Mediterranean anaemia; thalassaemia.

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powerbroker

  • noun a person who is important by virtue of the people or votes they control
    power broker.
    • a power broker who does you a favor will expect you to return it

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havildar

In the British Indian armies, a noncommissioned officer of native soldiers, corresponding to a sergeant.

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selloff

  • noun a sale of a relatively large number of assets (stocks or bonds or commodities) at a low price typically done to dispose of them rather than as normal trade

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variola

  • noun a highly contagious viral disease characterized by fever and weakness and skin eruption with pustules that form scabs that slough off leaving scars
    smallpox; variola major.

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extirpative

Capable of rooting out, or tending to root out. Cheyne.

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rhomboid

  • noun a parallelogram with adjacent sides of unequal lengths; an oblique-angled parallelogram with only the opposite sides equal
  • noun any of several muscles of the upper back that help move the shoulder blade
    rhomboid muscle.

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refit

  • noun outfitting a ship again (by repairing or replacing parts)
  • verb fit out again

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brevet

  • noun a document entitling a commissioned officer to hold a higher rank temporarily (but without higher pay)
  • verb promote somebody by brevet, in the military

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tranquillizer

  • noun a drug used to reduce stress or tension without reducing mental clarity
    ataractic; tranquilizer; ataractic agent; antianxiety agent; tranquilliser; ataractic drug.

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deltoideus

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restyle

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nonseasonal

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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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submediant

  • noun (music) the sixth note of a major or minor scale (or the third below the tonic)

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thruway

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

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canis

(Zoöl.) A genus of carnivorous mammals, of the family Canidæ, including the dogs and wolves.

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conurbation

  • noun an aggregation or continuous network of urban communities
    sprawl; urban sprawl.

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vinca

  • noun periwinkles: low creeping evergreen perennials
    genus Vinca.

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flamen

  • noun a priest who served a particular deity in ancient Rome

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sublingualis

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subsidizer

  • noun someone who assists or supports by giving a subsidy
    subsidiser.

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exomphalos

  • noun an umbilical hernia at birth in which some abdominal organs push into the umbilical cord

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leaguer

The camp of a besieging army; a camp in general. b. Jonson.

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mediant

  • noun (music) the third note of a diatonic scale; midway between the tonic and the dominant

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naias

  • noun sole genus of the family Naiadaceae
    genus Naias; Najas; genus Najas.

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aphthae

(Med.) Roundish pearl-colored specks or flakes in the mouth, on the lips, etc., terminating in white sloughs. They are commonly characteristic of thrush.

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multiform

  • adjective occurring in or having many forms or shapes or appearances
    • the multiform universe of nature and man"- John Dewey

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arcanum

  • noun information known only to a special group
    secret.
    • the secret of Cajun cooking

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posticus

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redesign

  • verb design anew, make a new design for

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retrospective

  • noun an exhibition of a representative selection of an artist's life work
  • adjective concerned with or related to the past
    • retrospective self-justification

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prepubertal

  • adjective satellite (especially of human beings) at the age immediately before puberty; often marked by accelerated growth
    prepubescent.

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reorganisation

  • noun the imposition of a new organization; organizing differently (often involving extensive and drastic changes)
    shake-up; reorganization; shakeup.
    • a committee was appointed to oversee the reorganization of the curriculum
    • top officials were forced out in the cabinet shakeup

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typhlosole

(Zoöl.) A fold of the wall which projects into the cavity of the intestine in bivalve mollusks, certain annelids, starfishes, and some other animals.

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harpa

(Zoöl.) A genus of marine univalve shells; the harp shells; -- so called from the form of the shells, and their ornamental ribs.

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interstate

  • noun one of the system of highways linking major cities in the 48 contiguous states of the United States
    interstate highway.
  • adjective involving and relating to the mutual relations of states especially of the United States
    • Interstate Highway Commission
    • interstate highways
    • Interstate Commerce Commission
    • interstate commerce

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tranquillizer

  • noun a drug used to reduce stress or tension without reducing mental clarity
    ataractic; tranquilizer; ataractic agent; antianxiety agent; tranquilliser; ataractic drug.

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golf

  • noun a game played on a large open course with 9 or 18 holes; the object is use as few strokes as possible in playing all the holes
    golf game.
  • verb play golf

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dargue

A day's work; also, a fixed amount of work, whether more or less than that of a day. Local, Eng. & Scott

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histoincompatibility

  • noun incompatibility in which one person's tissue cannot be transplanted to another person

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occipitalis

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scolopax

  • noun type of the Scolopacidae: Old World woodcocks
    genus Scolopax.

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anticus

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biome

  • noun a major biotic community characterized by the dominant forms of plant life and the prevailing climate

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lappa

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generalship

  • noun the leadership ability of a military general
  • noun the office and authority of a general
    generalcy.

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roadworks

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newsbreak

  • noun a short news announcement concerning some on-going news story
    news bulletin; flash; newsflash.

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juglans

(Bot.) A genus of valuable trees, including the true walnut of Europe, and the America black walnut, and butternut.

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landmass

  • noun a large continuous extent of land
    land mass.

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trochanter

  • noun one of the bony prominences developed near the upper extremity of the femur to which muscles are attached

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