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pyracanth

  • noun any of various thorny shrubs of the genus Pyracantha bearing small white flowers followed by hard red or orange-red berries
    fire thorn; firethorn; Pyracantha.

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unsure

  • adjective lacking self-confidence
    shy; timid; diffident.
    • stood in the doorway diffident and abashed
    • problems that call for bold not timid responses
    • a very unsure young man
  • adjective lacking or indicating lack of confidence or assurance
    incertain; uncertain.
    • uncertain of his convictions
    • unsure of himself and his future
    • moving with uncertain (or unsure) steps
    • an uncertain smile
    • touched the ornaments with uncertain fingers

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toothpick

  • noun pick consisting of a small strip of wood or plastic; used to pick food from between the teeth

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disenchained

Freed from restraint; unrestrained. Archaic E. A. Poe.

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uptill

To; against. Obs. & R.
She, poor bird, as all forlorn, Leaned her breast uptill a thorn. Shak.

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uncape

To remove a cap or cape from. Obs.

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repaginate

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enhaloed

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unshent

Not shent; not disgraced; blameless. Obs. Bp. Hall.

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outface

  • verb overcome or cause to waver or submit by (or as if by) staring
    outstare; stare down.
    • He simply stared down his opponent

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schismatize

To make part in schism; to make a breach of communion in the church.

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forethink

To think beforehand; to anticipate in the mind; to prognosticate. Obs.
The soul of every man Prophetically doth forethink thy fall. Shak.

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outwear

  • verb last longer than others
    • This material outwears all others
  • verb exhaust or get tired through overuse or great strain or stress
    wear out; tire; wear down; jade; fag out; weary; fatigue; wear; tire out; fag; wear upon.
    • We wore ourselves out on this hike

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exhibiter

One who exhibits; one who presents a petition, charge or bill. Shak.

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bosom

  • noun the chest considered as the place where secret thoughts are kept
    • his bosom was bursting with the secret
  • noun a person's breast or chest

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unnethes

With difficulty. See Uneath. Obs. Chaucer.

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safe

  • noun strongbox where valuables can be safely kept
  • noun a ventilated or refrigerated cupboard for securing provisions from pests

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linstock

  • noun a stick about a meter long with a point on one end (to stick in the ground) and a forked head on the other end (to hold a lighted match); formerly used to fire cannons

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unrobe

To disrobe; to undress; to take off the robes.

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perky

  • adjective satellite characterized by liveliness and lightheartedness
    buoyant; chirpy.
    • buoyant spirits
    • his quick wit and chirpy humor
    • looking bright and well and chirpy
    • a perky little widow in her 70s

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pellucidly

  • adverb in a clear and lucid manner
    limpidly; perspicuously; lucidly.
    • this is a lucidly written book

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whish

  • verb make a sibilant sound
  • verb move with a whishing sound
    • The car whished past her

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predestinate

  • verb foreordain by divine will or decree
    foreordain; predestine.
  • adjective satellite established or prearranged unalterably
    foreordained; predestined.
    • his place in history was foreordained
    • a sense of predestinate inevitability about it
    • it seemed predestined since the beginning of the world

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semiretired

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outsell

  • verb be sold more often than other, similar products
    • The new Toyota outsells the Honda by a wide margin
  • verb sell more than others
    • This salesman outsells his colleagues

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sheepcote

  • noun a pen for sheep
    sheep pen; fold; sheepfold.

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desolate

  • verb leave someone who needs or counts on you; leave in the lurch
    abandon; desert; forsake.
    • The mother deserted her children
  • verb reduce in population
    depopulate.
    • The epidemic depopulated the countryside

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deconsecrated

  • adjective satellite divested of consecration
  • verb remove the consecration from a person or an object
    deconsecrate; unhallow; desecrate.

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optimism

  • noun the optimistic feeling that all is going to turn out well
  • noun a general disposition to expect the best in all things

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tentless

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blub

  • verb cry or whine with snuffling
    blubber; snuffle; snivel; sniffle.
    • Stop snivelling--you got yourself into this mess!

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annaba

  • noun a port city of northeastern Algeria near the Tunisian border

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husky

  • noun breed of heavy-coated Arctic sled dog
    Eskimo dog.
  • adjective satellite muscular and heavily built
    buirdly; beefy; burly; strapping.
    • a beefy wrestler
    • had a tall burly frame
    • clothing sizes for husky boys
    • a strapping boy of eighteen
    • `buirdly' is a Scottish term

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nonextant

  • adjective no longer in existence; lost or especially having died out leaving no living representatives
    extinct.
    • an extinct species of fish
    • an extinct royal family
    • extinct laws and customs
  • adjective satellite no longer existing or inaccessible through loss or destruction
    • its nonextant original was written on vellum"- G.B.Saul

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shimmy

  • noun an abnormal wobble in a motor vehicle (especially in the front wheels)
    • he could feel the shimmy in the steering wheel
  • noun a woman's sleeveless undergarment
    shift; teddy; slip; chemise.

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incarcerate

  • verb lock up or confine, in or as in a jail
    jug; remand; lag; immure; gaol; jail; put away; imprison; put behind bars.
    • The suspects were imprisoned without trial
    • the murderer was incarcerated for the rest of his life

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eyry

  • noun the lofty nest of a bird of prey (such as a hawk or eagle)
    eyrie; aerie; aery.
  • noun any habitation at a high altitude
    eyrie; aerie; aery.

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frail

  • noun the weight of a frail (basket) full of raisins or figs; between 50 and 75 pounds
  • noun a basket for holding dried fruit (especially raisins or figs)

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backpedal

  • verb pedal backwards on a bicycle
  • verb step backwards, in boxing

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adays

By day, or every day; in the daytime. Obs. Fielding.

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restrained

  • adjective satellite cool and formal in manner
    reticent; unemotional.
  • verb keep under control; keep in check
    keep back; restrain; hold back; keep.
    • suppress a smile
    • Keep your temper
    • keep your cool

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peril

  • noun a source of danger; a possibility of incurring loss or misfortune
    endangerment; jeopardy; risk; hazard.
    • drinking alcohol is a health hazard
  • noun a state of danger involving risk
    riskiness.

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paginate

  • verb number the pages of a book or manuscript
    page; foliate.

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umber

  • noun an earth pigment
  • noun a medium brown to dark-brown color
    coffee; deep brown; burnt umber; chocolate.

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homestretch

  • noun the end of an enterprise
    • they were on the homestretch when the computer crashed
  • noun the straight stretch of a racetrack leading to the finish line

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teetotal

  • verb practice teetotalism and abstain from the consumption of alcoholic beverages
  • adjective satellite practicing complete abstinence from alcoholic beverages; I happen to be teetotal"
    dry.
    • he's been dry for ten years
    • no thank you

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foliage

  • noun the main organ of photosynthesis and transpiration in higher plants
    leaf; leafage.
  • noun (architecture) leaf-like architectural ornament
    foliation.

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uncurl

  • verb move out of a curled position
    • He uncurled himself

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endemical

  • adjective of or relating to a disease (or anything resembling a disease) constantly present to greater or lesser extent in a particular locality
    endemic.
    • diseases endemic to the tropics
    • endemic malaria
    • food shortages and starvation are endemic in certain parts of the world

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choky

  • noun British slang (dated) for a prison
    chokey.
  • adjective satellite so tight as to tend to choke
    • a choky collar

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antakya

  • noun a town in southern Turkey; ancient commercial center and capital of Syria; an early center of Christianity
    Antakiya; Antioch.

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barefacedly

  • adverb without shame
    unashamedly; shamelessly.
    • he unashamedly abandoned the project when he realized he would not gain from it

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cherubical

Of or pertaining to cherubs; angelic. "The cherubic host." Milton.

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balmy

  • adjective satellite informal or slang terms for mentally irregular
    loco; wacky; loopy; bats; haywire; nuts; kooky; nutty; barmy; around the bend; buggy; kookie; loony; whacky; crackers; round the bend; daft; dotty; batty; cracked; fruity; bonkers.
    • it used to drive my husband balmy
  • adjective satellite mild and pleasant
    mild; soft.
    • balmy days and nights
    • the climate was mild and conducive to life or growth
    • a soft breeze

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engirdle

To surround as with a girdle; to girdle.

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quiddity

  • noun an evasion of the point of an argument by raising irrelevant distinctions or objections
    cavil; quibble.
  • noun the essence that makes something the kind of thing it is and makes it different from any other
    haecceity.

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outsource

  • verb obtain goods or services from an outside supplier; to contract work out
    • Many companies outsource and hire consultants in order to maintain a flexible workforce

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dispart

To part asunder; to divide; to separate; to sever; to rend; to rive or split; as, disparted air; disparted towers. Archaic
Them in twelve troops their captain did dispart. Spenser.
The world will be whole, and refuses to be disparted. Emerson.

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lushun

  • noun a major port city in northeastern China on the Liaodong Peninsula; now a part of Luda
    Port Arthur.

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steady

  • noun a person loved by another person
    truelove; sweetheart; sweetie.
  • verb make steady
    becalm; calm.
    • steady yourself

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beadsman

  • noun a person who is paid to pray for the soul of another
    bedesman.

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dneprodzerzhinsk

  • noun port city and industrial center in east central Ukraine on the Dnieper River

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chilly

  • noun very hot and finely tapering pepper of special pungency
    chilli; chili; chile; chili pepper.
  • adjective satellite not characterized by emotion
    • a female form in marble--a chilly but ideal medium for depicting abstract virtues"-C.W.Cunningham

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ulyanovsk

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wary

  • adjective marked by keen caution and watchful prudence
    • they were wary in their movements
    • a wary glance at the black clouds
    • taught to be wary of strangers
  • adjective satellite openly distrustful and unwilling to confide
    untrusting; suspicious; leery; mistrustful.

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exanimate

  • adjective satellite deprived of life; no longer living
    lifeless.
    • a lifeless body

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unhood

To remove a hood or disguise from. Quarterly Rev.

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pedestrianised

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yankeeism

A Yankee idiom, word, custom, or the like. Lowell.

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tenant

  • noun someone who pays rent to use land or a building or a car that is owned by someone else
    renter.
    • the landlord can evict a tenant who doesn't pay the rent
  • noun a holder of buildings or lands by any kind of title (as ownership or lease)

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medicinable

Medicinal; having the power of healing. Obs. Shak.

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fluster

  • noun a disposition that is confused or nervous and upset
    perturbation.
  • verb be flustered; behave in a confused manner

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crownless

  • adjective not (especially not yet) provided with a crown
    uncrowned.
    • the uncrowned king

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perambulate

  • verb make an official inspection on foot of (the bounds of a property)
    • Selectmen are required by law to perambulate the bounds every five years
  • verb walk with no particular goal
    walk about; walk around.
    • we were walking around in the garden
    • after breakfast, she walked about in the park

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cosmologist

  • noun an astronomer who studies the evolution and space-time relations of the universe

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whine

  • noun a complaint uttered in a plaintive whining way
    whimper.
  • verb move with a whining sound
    • The bullets were whining past us

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climatologist

  • noun someone who is expert in climatology

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outsell

  • verb be sold more often than other, similar products
    • The new Toyota outsells the Honda by a wide margin
  • verb sell more than others
    • This salesman outsells his colleagues

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outpace

  • verb surpass in speed
    • Malthus believed that population increase would outpace increases in the means of subsistence

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backpedal

  • verb pedal backwards on a bicycle
  • verb step backwards, in boxing

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wottest

2d pers. sing. pres. of Wit, to know. Obs.

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mutiny

  • noun open rebellion against constituted authority (especially by seamen or soldiers against their officers)
  • verb engage in a mutiny against an authority

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relabelled

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galahad

  • noun (Arthurian legend) the most virtuous knight of the Round Table; was able to see the Holy Grail
    Sir Galahad.

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freelance

  • noun a writer or artist who sells services to different employers without a long-term contract with any of them
    independent; freelancer; free-lance; free lance; self-employed person.
  • verb work independently and on temporary contracts rather than for a long-term employer

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charnel

  • noun a vault or building where corpses or bones are deposited
    charnel house.
  • adjective satellite gruesomely indicative of death or the dead
    sepulchral; ghastly.
    • a charnel smell came from the chest filled with dead men's bones
    • ghastly shrieks
    • the sepulchral darkness of the catacombs

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fleshy

  • adjective satellite usually describes a large person who is fat but has a large frame to carry it
    heavy; overweight.
  • adjective of or relating to or resembling flesh
    sarcoid.

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bedimmed

  • adjective satellite made dim or indistinct
    • a sun bedimmed by clouds
  • verb make darker and difficult to perceive by sight
    benight; bedim.

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fly

  • noun two-winged insects characterized by active flight
  • noun flap consisting of a piece of canvas that can be drawn back to provide entrance to a tent
    rainfly; tent flap; fly sheet; tent-fly.

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faisalabad

  • noun city in northeast Pakistan
    Lyallpur.

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fantail

  • noun an overhang consisting of the fan-shaped part of the deck extending aft of the sternpost of a ship

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yekaterinburg

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corse

  • noun an island in the Mediterranean; with adjacent islets it constitutes a region of France
    Corsica.
  • noun a region of France on the island of Corsica; birthplace of Napoleon Bonaparte
    Corsica.

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kadikoy

  • noun a former town on the Bosporus (now part of Istanbul); site of the Council of Chalcedon
    Chalcedon.

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calm

  • noun steadiness of mind under stress
    equanimity; calmness; composure.
    • he accepted their problems with composure and she with equanimity
  • noun wind moving at less than 1 knot; 0 on the Beaufort scale
    calm air.

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outsell

  • verb be sold more often than other, similar products
    • The new Toyota outsells the Honda by a wide margin
  • verb sell more than others
    • This salesman outsells his colleagues

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jailhouse

  • noun a correctional institution used to detain persons who are in the lawful custody of the government (either accused persons awaiting trial or convicted persons serving a sentence)
    slammer; pokey; gaol; jail; clink; poky.

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kisangani

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unbosom

  • verb relieve oneself of troubling information
    relieve.

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indwell

  • verb to exist as an inner activating spirit, force, or principle

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songstress

  • noun a woman songster (especially of popular songs)

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volgograd

  • noun a city in the European part of Russia on the Volga; site of German defeat in World War II in the winter of 1942-43
    Stalingrad; Tsaritsyn.

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peckish

  • adjective satellite somewhat hungry
  • adjective satellite easily irritated or annoyed
    nettlesome; testy; tetchy; petulant; cranky; techy; fractious; irritable; scratchy; pettish; peevish.
    • an incorrigibly fractious young man
    • not the least nettlesome of his countrymen

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accenture

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soapbox

  • noun a crate for packing soap
  • noun a platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it
    stump; podium; ambo; pulpit; dais; rostrum.

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murkily

  • adverb unclearly; opaquely
    • murkily expressed ideas
  • adverb with a dim light
    dimly.
    • a dimly lit room

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astrophysicist

  • noun an astronomer who studies the physical properties of celestial bodies

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