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(Biol.) The production of offspring by the union of parents of different sexes; sexual reproduction; -- the opposite of agamogenesis.

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  • adverb in a compulsive manner
    compulsively; obsessionally.
    • he cleaned his shoes compulsively after every walk

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  • noun a design or figure that consists of recurring shapes or colors, as in architecture or decoration
  • noun a theme that is repeated or elaborated in a piece of music

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  • noun the presence of abnormally high levels of calcium in the blood; usually the result of excessive bone resorption in hyperparathyroidism or Paget's disease

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  • adjective recurring in cycles

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  • noun an abnormal rate of muscle contractions in the heart
    cardiac arrhythmia.

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  • noun a traditional theme or motif or literary convention
    • James Joyce uses the topos of the Wandering Jew in his Ulysses

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  • adverb in a sporadic manner
    • he only works sporadically

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  • noun a melodic phrase that accompanies the reappearance of a person or situation (as in Wagner's operas)

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  • adverb in a sporadic manner
    • he only works sporadically

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  • noun the subject matter of a conversation or discussion
    topic; subject.
    • he didn't want to discuss that subject
    • it was a very sensitive topic
    • his letters were always on the theme of love
  • noun a unifying idea that is a recurrent element in literary or artistic work
    • it was the usual `boy gets girl' theme

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  • adverb for a limitless time
    everlastingly; forever; evermore.
    • no one can live forever
    • brightly beams our Father's mercy from his lighthouse evermore"- P.P.Bliss

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  • noun language used in a figurative or nonliteral sense
    image; figure; figure of speech.

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  • adverb several time
    • it must be washed repeatedly

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  • noun a melodic phrase that accompanies the reappearance of a person or situation (as in Wagner's operas)

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  • adverb from first to last
    • the play was excellent end-to-end
  • adverb used to refer to cited works

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  • noun blockage or closure (as of a wound or body cavity) by (or as if by) a tampon (especially to stop bleeding)

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  • adverb in an intermittent manner
    • intermittently we questioned the barometer

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  • adverb everlastingly; for all time
    • rays...streaming perpetually from the sun"- Stuart Chase
  • adverb without interruption
    incessantly; always; forever; constantly.
    • the world is constantly changing

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  • adverb in a persistent manner
    • he was asking questions, unavoidable questions, persistently...
  • adverb with persistence

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  • adverb many times at short intervals
    oftentimes; often; oft; ofttimes.
    • we often met over a cup of coffee

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  • noun muscular twitching involving individual muscle fibers acting without coordination
  • noun act or process of forming fibrils

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  • adverb in a monotonous manner
    • the history of the play throughout the latter part of the eighteenth century is monotonously uneventful

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  • adverb without variation or change, in every case
    always; invariably.
    • constantly kind and gracious
    • he always arrives on time
  • adverb without interruption
    incessantly; always; forever; perpetually.
    • the world is constantly changing

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  • adverb in a regular manner
    on a regular basis.
    • letters arrived regularly from his children
  • adverb having a regular form
    • regularly shaped objects

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  • noun the flow of blood from a ruptured blood vessel
    haemorrhage; hemorrhage.
  • verb lose blood from one's body
    shed blood; hemorrhage; bleed.

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  • adverb with regard to thematic content
    • thematically related

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  • noun the folding in of an outer layer so as to form a pocket in the surface
    invagination; infolding; introversion.
    • the invagination of the blastula
  • noun (biology) growth in the surface area of a cell by the deposit of new particles between existing particles in the cell wall

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  • adverb with unflagging resolve
    ceaselessly; unceasingly; continuously; endlessly; unendingly.
    • dance inspires him ceaselessly to strive higher and higher toward the shining pinnacle of perfection that is the goal of every artiste
  • adverb without interruption
    always; forever; constantly; perpetually.
    • the world is constantly changing

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

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  • adverb continuing forever without end
    • there are infinitely many possibilities
  • adverb with unflagging resolve
    incessantly; ceaselessly; unceasingly; continuously; unendingly.
    • dance inspires him ceaselessly to strive higher and higher toward the shining pinnacle of perfection that is the goal of every artiste

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  • adverb three times
    • I called you thrice last night

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  • noun an unrestrained expression of emotion
    ebullition; gush; outburst; blowup.
  • noun flow under pressure

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  • adverb seemingly without interruption
    • complained continually that there wasn't enough money

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  • noun an overactive thyroid gland; pathologically excessive production of thyroid hormones or the condition resulting from excessive production of thyroid hormones

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  • adverb with complete identity; in an identical manner
    • he is fitted with an identically similar one

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  • adverb by a particular locality
    • it was locally decided
  • adverb to a restricted area of the body
    • apply this medicine topically

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  • noun excessive secretion of parathyroid hormone resulting in abnormally high levels of calcium in the blood; can affect many systems of the body (especially causing bone resorption and osteoporosis)

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  • adjective satellite in precisely the same words used by a writer or speaker
    • a direct quotation
    • repeated their dialog verbatim
  • adverb using exactly the same words
    word for word.
    • he repeated her remarks verbatim

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  • noun abnormal presence of air in the pleural cavity resulting in the collapse of the lung; may be spontaneous (due to injury to the chest) or induced (as a treatment for tuberculosis)

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  • adverb in or to another place
    • he went elsewhere
    • look elsewhere for the answer

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  • noun the slipping or falling out of place of an organ (as the uterus)
    prolapsus; descensus.
  • verb slip or fall out of place, as of body parts
    • prolapsed rectum

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  • adverb in a prominent way
    • the new car was prominently displayed in the driveway

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  • adverb two times
    • I called her twice
  • adverb to double the degree
    double; doubly.
    • she was doubly rewarded
    • his eyes were double bright

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  • noun an expression consisting of one or more words forming a grammatical constituent of a sentence
  • noun a short musical passage
    musical phrase.

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  • noun abnormally low blood sugar usually resulting from excessive insulin or a poor diet

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  • adverb in a systematic or consistent manner
    • they systematically excluded women

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  • noun the ability to form mental images of things or events
    mental imagery; imagination; imaging.
    • he could still hear her in his imagination

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  • adverb anew
    once more; once again; over again.
    • she tried again
    • they rehearsed the scene again

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  • noun an overactive thyroid gland; pathologically excessive production of thyroid hormones or the condition resulting from excessive production of thyroid hormones

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  • adverb in a rhythmic manner
    • the chair rocked rhythmically back and forth

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  • noun an affliction in which some part of the body is misshapen or malformed
    misshapenness; malformation.
  • noun an appearance that has been spoiled or is misshapen
    disfiguration; disfigurement.
    • there were distinguishing disfigurements on the suspect's back
    • suffering from facial disfiguration

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  • noun abnormally rapid heartbeat (over 100 beats per minute)

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At whatever time. "Whenever that shall be." Milton.

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  • noun a sudden uncontrollable attack
    convulsion; fit.
    • a paroxysm of giggling
    • a fit of coughing
    • convulsions of laughter

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  • adverb without missing a year
    yearly; each year; every year.
    • they travel to China annually
  • adverb by the year; every year (usually with reference to a sum of money paid or received)
    each year; p.a.; per year; per annum.
    • he earned $100,000 per annum
    • we issue six volumes per annum

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  • noun applies to nonhuman mammals: a state or period of heightened sexual arousal and activity
    estrus; heat; rut.
  • noun type genus of the Oestridae: sheep botflies
    genus Oestrus.

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  • adverb in an irregular manner
    • the patient is breathing irregularly
  • adverb having an irregular form
    • irregularly shaped solids

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  • noun a disease affecting the kidneys
    nephrosis; kidney disease; renal disorder.

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  • adverb in a perennial manner; repeatedly
    • We want to know what is perennially new about the world

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  • noun an abnormal new mass of tissue that serves no purpose
    tumour; neoplasm.

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  • adverb to or in any or all places; (`everyplace' is used informally for `everywhere')
    everyplace; all over.
    • You find fast food stores everywhere
    • people everywhere are becoming aware of the problem
    • he carried a gun everywhere he went
    • looked all over for a suitable gift

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  • noun inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination
    urinary incontinence.

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  • adjective satellite (used with count nouns) of an indefinite number more than 2 or 3 but not many
    • several letters came in the mail
    • several people were injured in the accident
  • adjective satellite considered individually
    respective; various.
    • the respective club members
    • specialists in their several fields
    • the various reports all agreed

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  • adverb to an indefinite extent; for an indefinite time
    • this could go on indefinitely

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  • noun inflammation of the tonsils (especially the palatine tonsils)

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  • adverb at every point
    • The function is continuously differentiable
  • adverb with unflagging resolve
    incessantly; ceaselessly; unceasingly; endlessly; unendingly.
    • dance inspires him ceaselessly to strive higher and higher toward the shining pinnacle of perfection that is the goal of every artiste

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  • noun a figure of speech in which an expression is used to refer to something that it does not literally denote in order to suggest a similarity

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  • noun a blood disease characterized by an abnormally small number of platelets in the blood

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  • noun lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike
    scorn; contempt; disdain.
    • he was held in contempt
    • the despite in which outsiders were held is legendary
  • noun contemptuous disregard
    • she wanted neither favor nor despite

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  • noun any malignant growth or tumor caused by abnormal and uncontrolled cell division; it may spread to other parts of the body through the lymphatic system or the blood stream
    malignant neoplastic disease.
  • noun (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Cancer

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  • adjective satellite coming at a subsequent time or stage
    ulterior; posterior.
    • without ulterior argument
    • the mood posterior to
  • adjective at or toward an end or late period or stage of development
    • the late phase of feudalism
    • a later symptom of the disease
    • later medical science could have saved the child

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  • noun an abnormal new mass of tissue that serves no purpose
    tumor; neoplasm.

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  • adverb not many times
    • in your 1850 church you not infrequently find a dramatic contrast between the sumptuous appointments of the building itself and the inhuman barrack-like living conditions in the church room

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  • noun abnormal narrowing of a bodily canal or passageway
  • noun severe criticism

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  • noun something or someone that causes anxiety; a source of unhappiness
    vexation; worry; concern.
    • New York traffic is a constant concern
    • it's a major worry
  • noun pain in the head caused by dilation of cerebral arteries or muscle contractions or a reaction to drugs
    cephalalgia; head ache.

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  • adverb in a vivid manner
    • he described his adventures vividly

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  • noun a perceptual structure
    shape; form.
    • the composition presents problems for students of musical form
    • a visual pattern must include not only objects but the spaces between them
  • noun a customary way of operation or behavior
    • it is their practice to give annual raises
    • they changed their dietary pattern

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  • adverb where in the world

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  • noun the part of a song where a soloist is joined by a group of singers
  • verb resist doing something
    • He refrained from hitting him back
    • she could not forbear weeping

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  • adverb in a spontaneous manner
    • this shift occurs spontaneously
  • adverb without advance preparation
    ad libitum; ad lib; impromptu.
    • he spoke ad lib

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  • noun abnormal narrowing of a bodily canal or passageway

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  • adverb for a short time
    • he was at the airport shortly before she was expected to arrive
  • adverb in the near future
    before long; soon; presently.
    • the doctor will soon be here
    • the book will appear shortly
    • she will arrive presently
    • we should have news before long

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  • noun condition in which swallowing is difficult or painful

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  • adverb with little or no delay
    quick; quickly.
    • the rescue squad arrived promptly
    • come here, quick!
  • adverb in a punctual manner
    pronto; readily.
    • he did his homework promptly

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  • noun a symptom of some physical hurt or disorder
    • the patient developed severe pain and distension
  • noun emotional distress; a fundamental feeling that people try to avoid
    • the pain of loneliness

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  • adverb with rapid movements
    chop-chop; speedily; apace; quickly.
    • he works quickly

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  • noun the presence of excessive protein (chiefly albumin but also globulin) in the urine; usually a symptom of kidney disorder

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  • noun the present location; this place
    • where do we go from here?
  • noun queen of the Olympian gods in ancient Greek mythology; sister and wife of Zeus remembered for her jealously of the many mortal women Zeus fell in love with; identified with Roman Juno

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  • noun applies to nonhuman mammals: a state or period of heightened sexual arousal and activity
    oestrus; heat; rut.

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  • adjective not made or become different
    • the causes that produced them have remained unchanged
  • adjective remaining in an original state
    • persisting unaltered through time

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  • adverb not often
    • we rarely met

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  • adverb now and then or here and there
    on occasion; once in a while; now and again; now and then; at times; from time to time.
    • he was arrogant and occasionally callous
    • open areas are only occasionally interrupted by clumps of trees
    • they visit New York on occasion
    • now and again she would take her favorite book from the shelf and read to us
    • as we drove along, the beautiful scenery now and then attracted his attention

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  • noun the presence of endometrium elsewhere than in the lining of the uterus; causes premenstrual pain and dysmenorrhea

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  • noun (cricket) the division of play during which six balls are bowled at the batsman by one player from the other team from the same end of the pitch
  • adjective satellite having come or been brought to a conclusion
    concluded; terminated; complete; ended; all over.
    • the harvesting was complete
    • the affair is over, ended, finished
    • the abruptly terminated interview

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  • noun the pathological state resulting from the invasion of the body by pathogenic microorganisms
  • noun (phonetics) the alteration of a speech sound under the influence of a neighboring sound

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  • adverb in a stubborn unregenerate manner
    obdurately; stubbornly; mulishly; pig-headedly; cussedly.
    • she remained stubbornly in the same position

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  • noun any disease of the throat or fauces marked by spasmodic attacks of intense suffocative pain
  • noun a heart condition marked by paroxysms of chest pain due to reduced oxygen to the heart
    angina pectoris.

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  • adverb on one occasion
    one time; in one case.
    • once I ran into her
  • adverb as soon as
    • once we are home, we can rest

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  • adjective satellite too numerous to be counted
    unnumbered; numberless; unnumerable; innumerable; unnumberable; uncounted; myriad; multitudinous; infinite; innumerous.
    • incalculable riches
    • countless hours
    • an infinite number of reasons
    • innumerable difficulties
    • the multitudinous seas
    • myriad stars
    • untold thousands

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  • noun an iconic mental representation
    mental image.
    • her imagination forced images upon her too awful to contemplate
  • noun (Jungian psychology) a personal facade that one presents to the world
    • a public image is as fragile as Humpty Dumpty

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  • adverb in a statistically significant way
    • the two groups differed significantly
  • adverb in a significant manner
    • our budget will be significantly affected by these new cuts

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  • noun a figure of speech that expresses a resemblance between things of different kinds (usually formed with `like' or `as')

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  • noun a newspaper that is published every day
  • adjective satellite of or belonging to or occurring every day
    day-by-day; day-after-day; day-to-day.
    • daily routine
    • a daily paper

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  • noun a circumscribed inflammatory and often suppurating lesion on the skin or an internal mucous surface resulting in necrosis of tissue

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In the time of; as long as the action or existence of; as, during life; during the space of a year.

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  • noun any localized abnormal structural change in a bodily part
  • noun an injury to living tissue (especially an injury involving a cut or break in the skin)

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  • adjective satellite having finished or arrived at completion
    done; through with.
    • certain to make history before he's done
    • it's a done deed
    • after the treatment, the patient is through except for follow-up
    • almost through with his studies
  • adjective satellite (of a route or journey etc.) continuing without requiring stops or changes
    • a through street
    • a through bus
    • through traffic

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  • adverb without bounds
    immeasurably; boundlessly.
    • he is infinitely wealthy
  • adverb continuing forever without end
    • there are infinitely many possibilities

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  • noun disorder in which serous fluid accumulates in a body sac (especially in the scrotum)

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  • adverb in an explicit manner
    • in his foreword Professor Clark puts it explicitly

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  • noun an instance of questioning
    enquiry; inquiry; interrogation; query.
    • there was a question about my training
    • we made inquiries of all those who were present
  • noun the subject matter at issue
    • the question of disease merits serious discussion
    • under the head of minor Roman poets

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  • adverb again but in a new or different way
    • start afresh
    • wanted to write the story anew
    • starting life anew in a fresh place

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  • noun a rise in the temperature of the body; frequently a symptom of infection
    febricity; feverishness; febrility; pyrexia.
  • noun intense nervous anticipation
    • in a fever of resentment

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