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russophobist

One who dreads Russia or Russian influence. Words sometimes found in the newspapers.

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tacamahaca

A bitter balsamic resin obtained from tropical American trees of the genus Elaphrium (E. tomentosum and E. Tacamahaca), and also from East Indian trees of the genus Calophyllum; also, the resinous exhudation of the balsam poplar.

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cesarian

  • noun the delivery of a fetus by surgical incision through the abdominal wall and uterus (from the belief that Julius Caesar was born that way)
    C-section; cesarian section; caesarian delivery; caesarian section; cesarean; cesarean section; caesarian; cesarean delivery; abdominal delivery; caesarean delivery; caesarean; caesarean section.
  • adjective relating to abdominal delivery
    caesarian; cesarean; caesarean.

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discus

  • noun an athletic competition in which a disk-shaped object is thrown as far as possible
  • noun a disk used in throwing competitions
    saucer.

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factorize

  • verb resolve (a polynomial) into factors
    factorise.

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recap

  • noun a summary at the end that repeats the substance of a longer discussion
    review; recapitulation.
  • noun a used automobile tire that has been remolded to give it new treads
    retread.

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caesarian

  • noun the delivery of a fetus by surgical incision through the abdominal wall and uterus (from the belief that Julius Caesar was born that way)
    C-section; cesarian section; caesarian delivery; caesarian section; cesarean; cesarian; cesarean section; cesarean delivery; abdominal delivery; caesarean delivery; caesarean; caesarean section.
  • adjective relating to abdominal delivery
    cesarean; caesarean; cesarian.

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reexamine

  • verb look at again; examine again
    review.
    • let's review your situation

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caesarean

  • noun the delivery of a fetus by surgical incision through the abdominal wall and uterus (from the belief that Julius Caesar was born that way)
    C-section; cesarian section; caesarian delivery; caesarian section; cesarean; cesarian; cesarean section; caesarian; cesarean delivery; abdominal delivery; caesarean delivery; caesarean section.
  • adjective relating to abdominal delivery
    caesarian; cesarean; cesarian.

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tide

  • noun the periodic rise and fall of the sea level under the gravitational pull of the moon
  • noun something that may increase or decrease (like the tides of the sea)
    • a rising tide of popular interest

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amortizable

Capable of being cleared off, as a debt.

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summarise

  • verb be a summary of
    summarize; sum up; sum.
    • The abstract summarizes the main ideas in the paper
  • verb give a summary (of)
    summarize; resume; sum up.
    • he summed up his results
    • I will now summarize

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formalize

  • verb make formal or official
    formalise.
    • We formalized the appointment and gave him a title
  • verb declare or make legally valid
    validate; formalise.

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pedestrianize

To practice walking; to travel on foot.

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revisit

  • verb visit again
    • We revisited Rome after 25 years

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rotogravure

  • noun printing by transferring an image from a photogravure plate to a cylinder in a rotary press
  • noun printed material (text and pictures) produced by an intaglio printing process in a rotary press

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delve

  • verb turn up, loosen, or remove earth
    dig; turn over; cut into.
    • Dig we must
    • turn over the soil for aeration

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cesarean

  • noun the delivery of a fetus by surgical incision through the abdominal wall and uterus (from the belief that Julius Caesar was born that way)
    C-section; cesarian section; caesarian delivery; caesarian section; cesarian; cesarean section; caesarian; cesarean delivery; abdominal delivery; caesarean delivery; caesarean; caesarean section.
  • adjective relating to abdominal delivery
    caesarian; caesarean; cesarian.

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codify

  • verb organize into a code or system, such as a body of law
    • Hammurabi codified the laws

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ironbound

Bound as with iron; rugged; as, an ironbound coast.

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penalise

  • verb impose a penalty on; inflict punishment on
    penalize; punish.
    • The students were penalized for showing up late for class
    • we had to punish the dog for soiling the floor again

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midships

  • adverb at or near or toward the center of a ship
    amidship; amidships.
    • in the late 19th century, engines were placed in front, amidships, and at the rear

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lengthy

  • adjective satellite relatively long in duration; tediously protracted
    extended; protracted; prolonged; drawn-out.
    • a drawn-out argument
    • an extended discussion
    • a lengthy visit from her mother-in-law
    • a prolonged and bitter struggle
    • protracted negotiations

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arachis

  • noun a genus of plants with pods that ripen underground (see peanut)
    genus Arachis.

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seedy

  • adjective full of seeds
    • as seedy as a fig
  • adjective satellite shabby and untidy
    scruffy.
    • a surge of ragged scruffy children
    • he was soiled and seedy and fragrant with gin"- Mark Twain

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reconsider

  • verb consider again; give new consideration to; usually with a view to changing
    • Won't you reconsider your decision?
  • verb consider again (a bill) that had been voted upon before, with a view to altering it

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aerofoil

  • noun a device that provides reactive force when in motion relative to the surrounding air; can lift or control a plane in flight
    control surface; airfoil; surface.

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itemize

  • verb specify individually
    recite; itemise; enumerate.
    • She enumerated the many obstacles she had encountered
    • The doctor recited the list of possible side effects of the drug
  • verb place on a list of items
    itemise.
    • itemize one's tax deductions

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subsalt

(Chem.) A basic salt. See the Note under Salt.

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familiarize

  • verb make familiar or conversant with
    familiarise; acquaint.
    • you should acquaint yourself with your new computer
    • We familiarized ourselves with the new surroundings

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pedestrianised

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scrutinise

  • verb to look at critically or searchingly, or in minute detail
    size up; take stock; scrutinize.
    • he scrutinized his likeness in the mirror
  • verb examine carefully for accuracy with the intent of verification
    audit; scrutinize; inspect.
    • audit accounts and tax returns

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classified

  • noun a short ad in a newspaper or magazine (usually in small print) and appearing along with other ads of the same type
    classified ad; classified advertisement.
  • verb arrange or order by classes or categories
    sort; separate; assort; sort out; class; classify.
    • How would you classify these pottery shards--are they prehistoric?

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roentgenography

  • noun radiography that uses X-rays to produce a roentgenogram
    X-ray photography.

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nonsmoking

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flesh

  • noun the soft tissue of the body of a vertebrate: mainly muscle tissue and fat
  • noun alternative names for the body of a human being
    form; figure; soma; frame; physique; material body; anatomy; shape; chassis; build; human body; physical body; bod.
    • Leonardo studied the human body
    • he has a strong physique
    • the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak

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unpack

  • verb remove from its packing
    take out.
    • unpack the presents

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restate

  • verb to say, state, or perform again
    reiterate; repeat; ingeminate; retell; iterate.
    • She kept reiterating her request

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irc

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focus

  • noun the concentration of attention or energy on something
    direction; centering; focussing; focal point; focusing.
    • the focus of activity shifted to molecular biology
    • he had no direction in his life
  • noun maximum clarity or distinctness of an image rendered by an optical system
    • in focus
    • out of focus

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reptantia

(Zoöl.) A divisiom of gastropods; the Pectinibranchiata.

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derogate

  • verb cause to seem less serious; play down
    minimize; denigrate; belittle.
    • Don't belittle his influence

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keratome

(Surg.) An instrument for dividing the cornea in operations for cataract.

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titled

  • adjective satellite belonging to the peerage
    highborn; coroneted.
    • the princess and her coroneted companions
    • the titled classes
  • verb give a title to
    entitle; title.

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personal

  • noun a short newspaper article about a particular person or group
  • adjective concerning or affecting a particular person or his or her private life and personality
    • a personal favor
    • for your personal use
    • personal papers
    • I have something personal to tell you
    • a personal God
    • he has his personal bank account and she has hers

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explore

  • verb inquire into
    search; research.
    • the students had to research the history of the Second World War for their history project
    • He searched for information on his relatives on the web
    • Scientists are exploring the nature of consciousness
  • verb travel to or penetrate into
    • explore unknown territory in biology

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seedy

  • adjective full of seeds
    • as seedy as a fig
  • adjective satellite shabby and untidy
    scruffy.
    • a surge of ragged scruffy children
    • he was soiled and seedy and fragrant with gin"- Mark Twain

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explicate

  • verb make plain and comprehensible
    explain.
    • He explained the laws of physics to his students
  • verb elaborate, as of theories and hypotheses
    develop; formulate.
    • Could you develop the ideas in your thesis

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decalcify

  • verb lose calcium or calcium compounds
  • verb remove calcium or lime from
    • decalcify the rock

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elaborate

  • verb add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing
    expound; lucubrate; dilate; expatiate; enlarge; exposit; flesh out; expand.
    • She elaborated on the main ideas in her dissertation
  • verb produce from basic elements or sources; change into a more developed product
    • The bee elaborates honey

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metallographic

Pertaining to, or by means of, metallography.

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authorise

  • verb give or delegate power or authority to
    authorize; empower.
    • She authorized her assistant to sign the papers
  • verb grant authorization or clearance for
    authorize; clear; pass.
    • Clear the manuscript for publication
    • The rock star never authorized this slanderous biography

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conic

  • noun (geometry) a curve generated by the intersection of a plane and a circular cone
    conic section.
  • adjective relating to or resembling a cone
    conelike; conical; cone-shaped.
    • conical mountains
    • conelike fruit

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anomura

(Zoöl.) A group of decapod Crustacea, of which the hermit crab in an example.

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cordilleran

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investigate

  • verb investigate scientifically
    look into.
    • Let's investigate the syntax of Chinese
  • verb conduct an inquiry or investigation of
    inquire; enquire.
    • The district attorney's office investigated reports of possible irregularities
    • inquire into the disappearance of the rich old lady

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fugato

(Mus.) in the gugue style, but not strictly like a fugue. -- n. A composition resembling a fugue.

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synthesise

  • verb combine so as to form a more complex, product
    synthesize.
    • his operas synthesize music and drama in perfect harmony
    • The liver synthesizes vitamins

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datebook

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contextualizes

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examine

  • verb consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning
    canvas; study; analyse; canvass; analyze.
    • analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare
    • analyze the evidence in a criminal trial
    • analyze your real motives
  • verb observe, check out, and look over carefully or inspect
    see.
    • The customs agent examined the baggage
    • I must see your passport before you can enter the country

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faq

  • noun a list of questions that are frequently asked (about a given topic) along with their answers

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discuss

  • noun an athletic competition in which a disk-shaped object is thrown as far as possible
    discus.
  • noun a disk used in throwing competitions
    discus; saucer.

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cryptanalytic

  • adjective of or relating to cryptanalysis
    cryptographic; cryptologic; cryptological; cryptographical.

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configure

  • verb set up for a particular purpose
    • configure my new computer
    • configure a plane for a combat mission

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footer

  • noun (used only in combinations) the height or length of something in feet
    • he is a six-footer
    • the golfer sank a 40-footer
    • his yacht is a 60-footer
  • noun a person who travels by foot
    walker; pedestrian.

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recapitulate

  • verb summarize briefly
    recap.
    • Let's recapitulate the main ideas
  • verb repeat stages of evolutionary development during the embryonic phase of life

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sagittal

  • adjective satellite located in a plane that is parallel to the central plane of the sagittal suture

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analyze

  • verb consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning
    canvas; study; analyse; examine; canvass.
    • analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare
    • analyze the evidence in a criminal trial
    • analyze your real motives
  • verb make a mathematical, chemical, or grammatical analysis of; break down into components or essential features
    take apart; dissect; analyse; break down.
    • analyze a specimen
    • analyze a sentence
    • analyze a chemical compound

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biquadratic

  • noun an algebraic equation of the fourth degree
    fourth power; quartic; biquadrate.
  • noun an equation of the fourth degree
    biquadratic equation.

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reemphasizes

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overview

  • noun a general summary of a subject
    • the treasurer gave a brief overview of the financial consequences

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precede

  • verb be earlier in time; go back further
    antecede; forego; predate; forgo; antedate.
    • Stone tools precede bronze tools
  • verb come before
    predate.
    • Most English adjectives precede the noun they modify

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summarize

  • verb give a summary (of)
    resume; sum up; summarise.
    • he summed up his results
    • I will now summarize
  • verb be a summary of
    summarise; sum up; sum.
    • The abstract summarizes the main ideas in the paper

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airfoil

  • noun a device that provides reactive force when in motion relative to the surrounding air; can lift or control a plane in flight
    control surface; surface; aerofoil.

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assess

  • noun the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on
    bum; seat; stern; keister; tail end; prat; bottom; rear end; buns; tail; tush; rump; fanny; ass; behind; tooshie; hind end; posterior; hindquarters; butt; nates; rear; arse; buttocks; backside; derriere; can; fundament.
    • he deserves a good kick in the butt
    • are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?
  • noun a pompous fool
    ass.

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download

  • verb transfer a file or program from a central computer to a smaller computer or to a computer at a remote location

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annul

  • verb declare invalid
    invalidate; void; nullify; quash; avoid.
    • The contract was annulled
    • void a plea
  • verb cancel officially
    revoke; reverse; countermand; lift; vacate; overturn; repeal; rescind.
    • He revoked the ban on smoking
    • lift an embargo
    • vacate a death sentence

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tab

  • noun the bill in a restaurant
    check; chit.
    • he asked the waiter for the check
  • noun sensationalist journalism
    tabloid; yellow journalism.

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collimation

  • noun the accurate adjustment of the line of sight of a telescope

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busbar

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

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quiz

  • noun an examination consisting of a few short questions
  • verb examine someone's knowledge of something
    test.
    • The teacher tests us every week
    • We got quizzed on French irregular verbs

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fugal

  • adjective of or relating to or in the style of a musical fugue

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delineate

  • verb show the form or outline of
    define.
    • The tree was clearly defined by the light
    • The camera could define the smallest object
  • verb determine the essential quality of
    delimitate; delimit; specify; define.

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bookmark

  • noun a marker (a piece of paper or ribbon) placed between the pages of a book to mark the reader's place
    bookmarker.

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modulus

  • noun an integer that can be divided without remainder into the difference between two other integers
    • 2 is a modulus of 5 and 9
  • noun the absolute value of a complex number

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woodwind

  • noun any wind instrument other than the brass instruments
    woodwind instrument; wood.

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distill

  • verb remove impurities from, increase the concentration of, and separate through the process of distillation
    make pure; purify; sublimate.
    • purify the water
  • verb undergo the process of distillation
    distil.

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feuilleton

A part of a French newspaper (usually the bottom of the page), devoted to light literature, criticism, etc.; also, the article or tale itself, thus printed.

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subhead

  • noun a heading of a subdivision of a text
    subheading.

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bold

  • noun a typeface with thick heavy lines
    bold face; boldface.
  • adjective fearless and daring
    • bold settlers on some foreign shore
    • a bold speech
    • a bold adventure

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proscribe

  • verb command against
    prohibit; forbid; disallow; veto; nix; interdict.
    • I forbid you to call me late at night
    • Mother vetoed the trip to the chocolate store
    • Dad nixed our plans

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hymnic

Relating to hymns, or sacred lyrics. Donne.

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delimiters

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posh

  • adjective satellite elegant and fashionable
    swish; classy.
    • classy clothes
    • a classy dame
    • a posh restaurant
    • a swish pastry shop on the Rue du Bac"- Julia Child

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xcv

  • adjective satellite being five more than ninety
    ninety-five; 95.

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subtitle

  • noun translation of foreign dialogue of a movie or TV program; usually displayed at the bottom of the screen
    caption.
  • noun secondary or explanatory title

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coronal

  • noun flower arrangement consisting of a circular band of foliage or flowers for ornamental purposes
    lei; wreath; chaplet; garland.

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divider

  • noun a taxonomist who classifies organisms into many groups on the basis of relatively minor characteristics
    splitter.
  • noun a person who separates something into parts or groups

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photomicrograph

  • noun a photograph taken with the help of a microscope

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penultimate

  • noun the next to last syllable in a word
    penult; penultima.
  • adjective satellite next to the last
    next-to-last.
    • the author inadvertently reveals the murderer in the penultimate chapter
    • the figures in the next-to-last column

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quantify

  • verb use as a quantifier
  • verb express as a number or measure or quantity
    measure.
    • Can you quantify your results?

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recapitulatory

Of the nature of a recapitulation; containing recapitulation.

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focus

  • noun the concentration of attention or energy on something
    direction; centering; focussing; focal point; focusing.
    • the focus of activity shifted to molecular biology
    • he had no direction in his life
  • noun maximum clarity or distinctness of an image rendered by an optical system
    • in focus
    • out of focus

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empower

  • verb give or delegate power or authority to
    authorize; authorise.
    • She authorized her assistant to sign the papers
  • verb give qualities or abilities to
    endue; gift; invest; indue; endow.

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cryostat

  • noun a thermostat that operates at very low temperatures

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synthesize

  • verb combine so as to form a more complex, product
    synthesise.
    • his operas synthesize music and drama in perfect harmony
    • The liver synthesizes vitamins
  • verb combine and form a synthesis
    • Vitamin D only synthesizes when sunlight is available

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contravene

  • verb go against, as of rules and laws
    run afoul; infringe; conflict.
    • He ran afoul of the law
    • This behavior conflicts with our rules
  • verb deny the truth of
    negate; contradict.

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heading

  • noun a line of text serving to indicate what the passage below it is about
    header; head.
    • the heading seemed to have little to do with the text
  • noun the direction or path along which something moves or along which it lies
    aim; bearing.

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