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hooven

Affected with hoove; as, hooven, or hoven, cattle.

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occupancy

  • noun an act of being a tenant or occupant
    tenancy.
  • noun the act of occupying or taking possession of a building
    moving in; occupation.
    • occupation of a building without a certificate of occupancy is illegal

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missoula

  • noun a university town in western Montana

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patriciate

The patrician class; the aristocracy; also, the office of patriarch. Milman.

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chartered

  • adjective hired for the exclusive temporary use of a group of travelers
    leased; hired.
    • a chartered plane
    • the chartered buses arrived on time
  • verb hold under a lease or rental agreement; of goods and services
    hire; rent; charter; lease.

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megrims

  • noun a state of depression
    vapours; blues; vapors; blue devils.
    • he had a bad case of the blues
  • noun a severe recurring vascular headache; occurs more frequently in women than men
    migraine; hemicrania; sick headache; megrim.

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algonquin

One of a widely spread family of Indians, including many distinct tribes, which formerly occupied most of the northern and eastern part of North America. The name was originally applied to a group of Indian tribes north of the River St. Lawrence.

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pursuit

  • noun the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture
    following; pursual; chase.
    • the culprit started to run and the cop took off in pursuit
  • noun a search for an alternative that meets cognitive criteria
    quest; pursuance.
    • the pursuit of love
    • life is more than the pursuance of fame
    • a quest for wealth

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thriving

  • adjective satellite very lively and profitable
    booming; prosperous; palmy; prospering; roaring; flourishing.
    • flourishing businesses
    • a palmy time for stockbrokers
    • a prosperous new business
    • doing a roaring trade
    • a thriving tourist center
    • did a thriving business in orchids
  • verb grow vigorously
    expand; flourish; boom; thrive.
    • The deer population in this town is thriving
    • business is booming

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advertiser

  • noun someone whose business is advertising
    adman; advertizer.

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chicago

  • noun largest city in Illinois; a bustling Great Lakes port that extends 26 miles along the southwestern shoreline of Lake Michigan
    Windy City.
  • noun a gambling card game in which chips are placed on the ace and king and queen and jack of separate suits (taken from a separate deck); a player plays the lowest card of a suit in his hand and successively higher cards are played until the sequence stops; the player who plays a card matching one in the layout wins all the chips on that card
    Michigan; Newmarket; boodle; stops.

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marine

  • noun a soldier who serves both on shipboard and on land
  • noun a member of the United States Marine Corps
    shipboard soldier; devil dog; leatherneck.

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oligarchy

  • noun a political system governed by a few people
    • one of his cardinal convictions was that Britain was not run as a democracy but as an oligarchy
    • the big cities were notoriously in the hands of the oligarchy of local businessmen

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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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establishment

  • noun the act of forming or establishing something
    formation; organisation; constitution; organization.
    • the constitution of a PTA group last year
    • it was the establishment of his reputation
    • he still remembers the organization of the club
  • noun an organization founded and united for a specific purpose
    institution.

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burgeon

  • verb grow and flourish
    • The burgeoning administration
    • The burgeoning population

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emporium

  • noun a large retail store organized into departments offering a variety of merchandise; commonly part of a retail chain
    department store.

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prosperous

  • adjective satellite in fortunate circumstances financially; moderately rich
    well-to-do; well-heeled; well-off; comfortable; well-fixed; well-situated; easy.
    • they were comfortable or even wealthy by some standards
    • easy living
    • a prosperous family
    • his family is well-situated financially
    • well-to-do members of the community
  • adjective satellite very lively and profitable
    booming; palmy; thriving; prospering; roaring; flourishing.
    • flourishing businesses
    • a palmy time for stockbrokers
    • a prosperous new business
    • doing a roaring trade
    • a thriving tourist center
    • did a thriving business in orchids

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emporium

  • noun a large retail store organized into departments offering a variety of merchandise; commonly part of a retail chain
    department store.

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brazilian

Of or pertaining to Brasil. -- n. A native or an inhabitant of Brazil.

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oligarchy

  • noun a political system governed by a few people
    • one of his cardinal convictions was that Britain was not run as a democracy but as an oligarchy
    • the big cities were notoriously in the hands of the oligarchy of local businessmen

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wealthy

  • adjective satellite having an abundant supply of money or possessions of value
    moneyed; loaded; flush; affluent.
    • an affluent banker
    • a speculator flush with cash
    • not merely rich but loaded
    • moneyed aristocrats
    • wealthy corporations

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capitalism

  • noun an economic system based on private ownership of capital
    capitalist economy.

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dishonesty

  • noun the quality of being dishonest
  • noun lack of honesty; acts of lying or cheating or stealing
    knavery.

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flourishing

  • adjective satellite very lively and profitable
    booming; prosperous; palmy; thriving; prospering; roaring.
    • flourishing businesses
    • a palmy time for stockbrokers
    • a prosperous new business
    • doing a roaring trade
    • a thriving tourist center
    • did a thriving business in orchids
  • verb grow vigorously
    expand; flourish; boom; thrive.
    • The deer population in this town is thriving
    • business is booming

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guild

  • noun a formal association of people with similar interests
    club; society; social club; gild; lodge; order.
    • he joined a golf club
    • they formed a small lunch society
    • men from the fraternal order will staff the soup kitchen today

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osaka

  • noun port city on southern Honshu on Osaka Bay; a commercial and industrial center of Japan

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craftiness

  • noun shrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception
    guile; craft; slyness; foxiness; wiliness; cunning.
  • noun the quality of being crafty
    deceitfulness; guile.

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cooperative

  • noun a jointly owned commercial enterprise (usually organized by farmers or consumers) that produces and distributes goods and services and is run for the benefit of its owners
    co-op.
  • noun an association formed and operated for the benefit of those using it

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elite

  • noun a group or class of persons enjoying superior intellectual or social or economic status
    elite group.
  • adjective satellite selected as the best
    elect.
    • an elect circle of artists
    • elite colleges

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genoese

Of or pertaining to Genoa, a city of Italy. -- n. sing. & pl. A native or inhabitant of Genoa; collectively, the people of Genoa.

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nascent

  • adjective being born or beginning
    • the nascent chicks
    • a nascent insurgency

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adventurism

  • noun recklessness in politics or foreign affairs

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emergent

  • adjective satellite occurring unexpectedly and requiring urgent action
    • emergent repair of an aorta
  • adjective satellite coming into existence
    emerging.
    • an emergent republic

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plutocracy

  • noun a political system governed by the wealthy people

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cork

  • noun outer bark of the cork oak; used for stoppers for bottles etc.
  • noun (botany) outer tissue of bark; a protective layer of dead cells
    phellem.

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cupidity

  • noun extreme greed for material wealth
    avarice; covetousness; avariciousness.

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purely

  • adverb restricted to something
    strictly.
    • we talked strictly business

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exchange

  • noun chemical process in which one atom or ion or group changes places with another
  • noun a mutual expression of views (especially an unpleasant one)
    • they had a bitter exchange

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gujarati

  • noun a member of the people of Gujarat
    Gujerati.
  • noun the Indic language spoken by the people of India who live in Gujarat in western India
    Gujerati.

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venture

  • noun any venturesome undertaking especially one with an uncertain outcome
  • noun an investment that is very risky but could yield great profits
    speculation.
    • he knew the stock was a speculation when he bought it

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dodge

  • noun an elaborate or deceitful scheme contrived to deceive or evade
    stratagem; contrivance.
    • his testimony was just a contrivance to throw us off the track
  • noun a quick evasive movement

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elite

  • noun a group or class of persons enjoying superior intellectual or social or economic status
    elite group.
  • adjective satellite selected as the best
    elect.
    • an elect circle of artists
    • elite colleges

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baltic

Of or pertaining to the sea which separates Norway and Sweden from Jutland, Denmark, and Germany; situated on the Baltic Sea.

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empire

  • noun the domain ruled by an emperor or empress; the region over which imperial dominion is exercised
    imperium.
  • noun a group of countries under a single authority
    • the British created a great empire

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ceylon

  • noun an island in the Indian Ocean off the southeastern coast of India
  • noun a republic on the island of Ceylon; became independent of the United Kingdom in 1948
    Sri Lanka; Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka.

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speculation

  • noun a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence
    guess; conjecture; supposition; surmisal; hypothesis; surmise.
  • noun a hypothesis that has been formed by speculating or conjecturing (usually with little hard evidence)
    conjecture.
    • speculations about the outcome of the election
    • he dismissed it as mere conjecture

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scottish

Of or pertaining to the inhabitants of Scotland, their country, or their language; as, Scottish industry or economy; a Scottish chief; a Scottish dialect.

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entrepot

  • noun a port where merchandise can be imported and then exported without paying import duties
    transshipment center.
    • Bahrain has been an entrepot of trade between Arabia and India since the second millennium BC
  • noun a depository for goods
    depot; storage; store; storehouse.
    • storehouses were built close to the docks

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louis

  • noun United States prizefighter who was world heavyweight champion for 12 years (1914-1981)
    Joseph Louis Barrow; Joe Louis.

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aristocracy

  • noun a privileged class holding hereditary titles
    nobility.
  • noun the most powerful members of a society
    gentry.

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appraiser

  • noun one who estimates officially the worth or value or quality of things
    valuator.
  • noun one who determines authenticity (as of works of art) or who guarantees validity
    authenticator.

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capitalist

  • noun a conservative advocate of capitalism
  • noun a person who invests capital in a business (especially a large business)

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wealthy

  • adjective satellite having an abundant supply of money or possessions of value
    moneyed; loaded; flush; affluent.
    • an affluent banker
    • a speculator flush with cash
    • not merely rich but loaded
    • moneyed aristocrats
    • wealthy corporations

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colonialism

  • noun exploitation by a stronger country of weaker one; the use of the weaker country's resources to strengthen and enrich the stronger country

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phoenician

Of or pertaining to Phoenica. -- n. A native or inhabitant of Phoenica.

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transactions

  • noun a written account of what transpired at a meeting
    proceedings; minutes.
  • noun the act of transacting within or between groups (as carrying on commercial activities)
    dealing; transaction; dealings.
    • no transactions are possible without him
    • he has always been honest is his dealings with me

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operative

  • noun a person secretly employed in espionage for a government
    intelligence agent; secret agent; intelligence officer.
  • noun someone who can be employed as a detective to collect information
    private investigator; private eye; private detective; sherlock; shamus; PI.

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fleet

  • noun group of aircraft operating together under the same ownership
  • noun group of motor vehicles operating together under the same ownership

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catalan

Of or pertaining to Catalonia. -- n. A native or inbabitant of Catalonia; also, the language of Catalonia.

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transatlantic

  • adjective crossing the Atlantic Ocean
    • transatlantic flight

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embarrassment

  • noun the shame you feel when your inadequacy or guilt is made public
  • noun the state of being embarrassed (usually by some financial inadequacy)
    • he is currently suffering financial embarrassments

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prospering

  • adjective satellite very lively and profitable
    booming; prosperous; palmy; thriving; roaring; flourishing.
    • flourishing businesses
    • a palmy time for stockbrokers
    • a prosperous new business
    • doing a roaring trade
    • a thriving tourist center
    • did a thriving business in orchids
  • verb make steady progress; be at the high point in one's career or reach a high point in historical significance or importance
    prosper; flourish; fly high; thrive.
    • The new student is thriving

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expansionism

  • noun the doctrine of expanding the territory or the economic influence of a country

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retail

  • noun the selling of goods to consumers; usually in small quantities and not for resale
  • verb be sold at the retail level
    • These gems retail at thousands of dollars each

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aristocracy

  • noun a privileged class holding hereditary titles
    nobility.
  • noun the most powerful members of a society
    gentry.

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emerging

  • adjective satellite coming to maturity
    rising.
    • the rising generation
  • verb come out into view, as from concealment
    emerge.
    • Suddenly, the proprietor emerged from his office

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ethos

  • noun (anthropology) the distinctive spirit of a culture or an era
    • the Greek ethos

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lucrative

  • adjective satellite producing a sizeable profit
    moneymaking; remunerative.
    • a remunerative business

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tonnage

  • noun a tax imposed on ships that enter the US; based on the tonnage of the ship
    tunnage; tonnage duty.

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affluent

  • noun an affluent person; a person who is financially well off
    • the so-called emerging affluents
  • noun a branch that flows into the main stream
    tributary; confluent; feeder.

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employment

  • noun the state of being employed or having a job
    employ.
    • they are looking for employment
    • he was in the employ of the city
  • noun the occupation for which you are paid
    work.
    • he is looking for employment
    • a lot of people are out of work

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british

Of or pertaining to Great Britain or to its inhabitants; -- sometimes restrict to the original inhabitants.

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convoy

  • noun a procession of land vehicles traveling together
  • noun a collection of merchant ships with an escort of warships

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gallup

  • noun a town in northwestern New Mexico near the Arizona border

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dealings

  • noun social or verbal interchange (usually followed by `with')
    traffic.
  • noun mutual dealings or connections or communications among persons or groups
    relations.

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enterprising

  • adjective marked by imagination, initiative, and readiness to undertake new projects
    • an enterprising foreign policy
    • an enterprising young man likely to go far

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adventure

  • noun a wild and exciting undertaking (not necessarily lawful)
    risky venture; escapade; dangerous undertaking.
  • verb take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome
    risk; take a chance; hazard; take chances; chance; gamble; run a risk.
    • When you buy these stocks you are gambling

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joplin

  • noun United States singer who died of a drug overdose at the height of her popularity (1943-1970)
    Janis Joplin.
  • noun United States composer who was the first creator of ragtime to write down his compositions (1868-1917)
    Scott Joplin.

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ruggedness

  • noun the property of being big and strong
    huskiness; toughness.
  • noun the quality of being topologically uneven
    • the ruggedness of the mountains

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crass

  • adjective satellite (of persons) so unrefined as to be lacking in discrimination and sensibility

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speculation

  • noun a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence
    guess; conjecture; supposition; surmisal; hypothesis; surmise.
  • noun a hypothesis that has been formed by speculating or conjecturing (usually with little hard evidence)
    conjecture.
    • speculations about the outcome of the election
    • he dismissed it as mere conjecture

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expand

  • verb extend in one or more directions
    spread out.
    • The dough expands
  • verb become larger in size or volume or quantity
    • his business expanded rapidly

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marine

  • noun a member of the United States Marine Corps
    shipboard soldier; devil dog; leatherneck.
  • noun a soldier who serves both on shipboard and on land

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dutch

Pertaining to Holland, or to its inhabitants. Dutch was formerly used for German.
Germany is slandered to have sent none to this war [the Crusades] at this first voyage; and that other pilgrims, passing through that country, were mocked by the Dutch, and called fools for their pains. Fuller.

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grandee

  • noun a nobleman of highest rank in Spain or Portugal

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banco

A bank, especially that of Venice. ✍ This term is used in some parts of Europe to indicate bank money, as distinguished from the current money, when this last has become depreciated.

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oligarch

  • noun one of the rulers in an oligarchy

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wholesale

  • noun the selling of goods to merchants; usually in large quantities for resale to consumers
  • verb sell in large quantities

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registry

  • noun an official written record of names or events or transactions
    register.

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system

  • noun instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity
    • he bought a new stereo system
    • the system consists of a motor and a small computer
  • noun a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole
    scheme.
    • a vast system of production and distribution and consumption keep the country going

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adventurer

  • noun a person who enjoys taking risks
    venturer.
  • noun someone who travels into little known regions (especially for some scientific purpose)
    explorer.

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opulent

  • adjective satellite rich and superior in quality
    gilded; princely; sumptuous; luxurious; grand; deluxe.
    • a princely sum
    • gilded dining rooms

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interest

  • noun a sense of concern with and curiosity about someone or something
    involvement.
    • an interest in music
  • noun a reason for wanting something done
    sake.
    • for your sake
    • died for the sake of his country
    • in the interest of safety
    • in the common interest

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medieval

  • adjective relating to or belonging to the Middle Ages
    mediaeval.
    • Medieval scholars
    • Medieval times
  • adjective satellite as if belonging to the Middle Ages; old-fashioned and unenlightened
    gothic; mediaeval.
    • a medieval attitude toward dating

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library

  • noun a room where books are kept
    • they had brandy in the library
  • noun a collection of literary documents or records kept for reference or borrowing

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bradstreet

  • noun poet in colonial America (born in England) (1612-1672)
    Anne Bradstreet; Anne Dudley Bradstreet.

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store

  • noun a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services
    shop.
    • he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod
  • noun a supply of something available for future use
    fund; stock.
    • he brought back a large store of Cuban cigars

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york

  • noun the English royal house (a branch of the Plantagenet line) that reigned from 1461 to 1485; its emblem was a white rose
    House of York.

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monopoly

  • noun (economics) a market in which there are many buyers but only one seller
    • a monopoly on silver
    • when you have a monopoly you can ask any price you like
  • noun exclusive control or possession of something
    • They have no monopoly on intelligence

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maritime

  • adjective relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen
    marine; nautical.
    • nautical charts
    • maritime law
    • marine insurance
  • adjective satellite bordering on or living or characteristic of those near the sea
    • a maritime province
    • maritime farmers
    • maritime cultures

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agent

  • noun an active and efficient cause; capable of producing a certain effect
    • their research uncovered new disease agents
  • noun a representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organizations

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transact

  • verb conduct business
    • transact with foreign governments

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shipping

  • noun the commercial enterprise of moving goods and materials
    transportation; transport.
  • noun conveyance provided by the ships belonging to one country or industry
    merchant vessels; merchant marine; cargo ships.

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respectable

  • adjective characterized by socially or conventionally acceptable morals
    • a respectable woman
  • adjective satellite deserving of esteem and respect
    honorable; good; estimable.
    • all respectable companies give guarantees
    • ruined the family's good name

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house

  • noun a dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families
    • he has a house on Cape Cod
    • she felt she had to get out of the house
  • noun the members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments
    firm; business firm.
    • he worked for a brokerage house

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vibrant

  • adjective satellite vigorous and animated
    vivacious.
    • a vibrant group that challenged the system
    • a charming and vivacious hostess
    • a vivacious folk dance
  • adjective satellite of sounds that are strong and resonating
    • the men's vibrant voices

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caste

  • noun social status or position conferred by a system based on class
    • lose caste by doing work beneath one's station
  • noun (Hinduism) a hereditary social class among Hindus; stratified according to ritual purity

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moneyed

  • adjective based on or arising from the possession of money or wealth
    monied.
    • moneyed interests
  • adjective satellite having an abundant supply of money or possessions of value
    loaded; wealthy; flush; affluent.
    • an affluent banker
    • a speculator flush with cash
    • not merely rich but loaded
    • moneyed aristocrats
    • wealthy corporations

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establishment

  • noun the act of forming or establishing something
    formation; organisation; constitution; organization.
    • the constitution of a PTA group last year
    • it was the establishment of his reputation
    • he still remembers the organization of the club
  • noun an organization founded and united for a specific purpose
    institution.

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large

  • noun a garment size for a large person
  • adjective above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent
    big.
    • a large city
    • set out for the big city
    • a large sum
    • a big (or large) barn
    • a large family
    • big businesses
    • a big expenditure
    • a large number of newspapers
    • a big group of scientists
    • large areas of the world

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magnate

  • noun a very wealthy or powerful businessman
    business leader; tycoon; baron; power; king; mogul; top executive; big businessman.
    • an oil baron

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booming

  • adjective satellite very lively and profitable
    prosperous; palmy; thriving; prospering; roaring; flourishing.
    • flourishing businesses
    • a palmy time for stockbrokers
    • a prosperous new business
    • doing a roaring trade
    • a thriving tourist center
    • did a thriving business in orchids
  • verb make a resonant sound, like artillery
    din; boom.
    • His deep voice boomed through the hall

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agency

  • noun an administrative unit of government
    office; authority; bureau; federal agency; government agency.
    • the Central Intelligence Agency
    • the Census Bureau
    • Office of Management and Budget
    • Tennessee Valley Authority
  • noun a business that serves other businesses

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