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viatical

  • adjective pertaining to the purchase of insurance policies from terminally ill policy holders
    • viatical business
    • viatical companies
    • National Viatical Association

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broker

  • noun a businessman who buys or sells for another in exchange for a commission
    agent; factor.
  • verb act as a broker

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palama

(Zoöl.) A membrane extending between the toes of a bird, and uniting them more or less closely together.

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bloc

  • noun a group of countries in special alliance
    axis.

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partitionist

  • noun an advocate of partitioning a country

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pattern

  • 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
    practice.
    • it is their practice to give annual raises
    • they changed their dietary pattern

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interdistrict

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finality

  • noun the quality of being final or definitely settled
    decisiveness; conclusiveness.
    • the finality of death

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labadist

(Eccl. Hist.) A follower of Jean de Labadie, a religious teacher of the 17th century, who left the Roman Catholic Church and taught a kind of mysticism, and the obligation of community of property among Christians.

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hierarchy

  • noun a series of ordered groupings of people or things within a system
    • put honesty first in her hierarchy of values
  • noun the organization of people at different ranks in an administrative body
    pecking order; power structure.

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upgrade

  • noun an upward slope or grade (as in a road)
    acclivity; raise; rise; climb; ascent.
    • the car couldn't make it up the rise
  • noun software that provides better performance than an earlier version did

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cromwellian

  • adjective of or relating to or in the manner of Oliver Cromwell

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pattern

  • 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
    practice.
    • it is their practice to give annual raises
    • they changed their dietary pattern

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nonjudicial

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nucleation

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negotiation

  • noun a discussion intended to produce an agreement
    talks; dialogue.
    • the buyout negotiation lasted several days
    • they disagreed but kept an open dialogue
    • talks between Israelis and Palestinians
  • noun the activity or business of negotiating an agreement; coming to terms

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devolutionary

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archaeology

  • noun the branch of anthropology that studies prehistoric people and their cultures
    archeology.

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agglomeration

  • noun a jumbled collection or mass
  • noun the act of collecting in a mass; the act of agglomerating

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postnuptial

  • adjective relating to events after a marriage

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scheme

  • noun an elaborate and systematic plan of action
    strategy.
  • noun a statement that evades the question by cleverness or trickery
    dodge; dodging.

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extrajudicial

  • adjective satellite beyond the usual course of legal proceedings; legally unwarranted
    • an extrajudicial penalty

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relocation

  • noun the transportation of people (as a family or colony) to a new settlement (as after an upheaval of some kind)
    resettlement.
  • noun the act of changing your residence or place of business
    move.
    • they say that three moves equal one fire

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jutish

  • noun one of the major dialects of Old English
    Kentish.

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agreement

  • noun the statement (oral or written) of an exchange of promises
    understanding.
    • they had an agreement that they would not interfere in each other's business
    • there was an understanding between management and the workers
  • noun compatibility of observations
    correspondence.
    • there was no agreement between theory and measurement
    • the results of two tests were in correspondence

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transmigrant

Migrating or passing from one place or state to another; passing from one residence to another. -- n. One who transmigrates.

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predate

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

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cookbook

  • noun a book of recipes and cooking directions
    cookery book.

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prankish

  • adjective satellite naughtily or annoyingly playful
    pixilated; impish; puckish; mischievous; implike; arch; wicked.
    • teasing and worrying with impish laughter
    • a wicked prank

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trust

  • noun something (as property) held by one party (the trustee) for the benefit of another (the beneficiary)
    • he is the beneficiary of a generous trust set up by his father
  • noun certainty based on past experience
    reliance.
    • he wrote the paper with considerable reliance on the work of other scientists
    • he put more trust in his own two legs than in the gun

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squatter

  • noun someone who settles lawfully on government land with the intent to acquire title to it
    nester; homesteader.
  • noun someone who settles on land without right or title

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conference

  • noun a prearranged meeting for consultation or exchange of information or discussion (especially one with a formal agenda)
  • noun an association of sports teams that organizes matches for its members
    league.

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nunavut

  • noun an Arctic territory in northern Canada created in 1999 and governed solely by the Inuit; includes the eastern part of what was the Northwest Territories and most of the islands of the Arctic Archipelago
    • Nunavut is the homeland of the Inuit people

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trough

  • noun a narrow depression (as in the earth or between ocean waves or in the ocean bed)
  • noun a channel along the eaves or on the roof; collects and carries away rainwater
    gutter.

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agreement

  • noun the statement (oral or written) of an exchange of promises
    understanding.
    • they had an agreement that they would not interfere in each other's business
    • there was an understanding between management and the workers
  • noun compatibility of observations
    correspondence.
    • there was no agreement between theory and measurement
    • the results of two tests were in correspondence

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unenclosed

  • adjective not closed in our surrounded or included
    • an unenclosed porch
    • unenclosed common land

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gauge

  • noun a measuring instrument for measuring and indicating a quantity such as the thickness of wire or the amount of rain etc.
    gage.
  • noun accepted or approved instance or example of a quantity or quality against which others are judged or measured or compared
    standard of measurement.

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helladic

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outpost

  • noun a station in a remote or sparsely populated location
    outstation.
  • noun a settlement on the frontier of civilization
    frontier settlement.

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mesolithic

  • adjective of or relating to a middle period of the Stone Age (following the paleolithic)
  • noun middle part of the Stone Age beginning about 15,000 years ago
    Epipaleolithic; Mesolithic Age.

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hierarchy

  • noun a series of ordered groupings of people or things within a system
    • put honesty first in her hierarchy of values
  • noun the organization of people at different ranks in an administrative body
    pecking order; power structure.

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backwood

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pattern

  • 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
    practice.
    • it is their practice to give annual raises
    • they changed their dietary pattern

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arbitrate

  • verb act between parties with a view to reconciling differences
    mediate; intermediate; liaise; intercede.
    • He interceded in the family dispute
    • He mediated a settlement

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layout

  • noun a plan or design of something that is laid out
  • noun the act of laying out (as by making plans for something)

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nucleated

  • adjective having a nucleus or occurring in the nucleus
    nucleate.
    • nucleated cells
  • verb form into a nucleus
    nucleate.
    • Some cells had nucleated

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money

  • noun the most common medium of exchange; functions as legal tender
    • we tried to collect the money he owed us
  • noun wealth reckoned in terms of money
    • all his money is in real estate

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unfortified

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payouts

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hohokam

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substrata

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essene

One of a sect among the Jews in the time of our Savior, remarkable for their strictness and abstinence.

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panel

  • noun sheet that forms a distinct (usually flat and rectangular) section or component of something
  • noun a committee appointed to judge a competition
    jury.

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palisade

  • noun fortification consisting of a strong fence made of stakes driven into the ground
  • verb surround with a wall in order to fortify
    wall; surround; fence; fence in.

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procedure

  • noun a particular course of action intended to achieve a result
    process.
    • the procedure of obtaining a driver's license
    • it was a process of trial and error
  • noun a process or series of acts especially of a practical or mechanical nature involved in a particular form of work
    operation.
    • the operations in building a house
    • certain machine tool operations

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exurban

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mechanism

  • noun the atomic process that occurs during a chemical reaction
    chemical mechanism.
    • he determined unique mechanisms for the photochemical reactions
  • noun the technical aspects of doing something
    mechanics.
    • a mechanism of social control
    • mechanisms of communication
    • the mechanics of prose style

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stockade

  • noun fortification consisting of a fence made of a line of stout posts set firmly for defense
  • noun a penal camp where political prisoners or prisoners of war are confined (usually under harsh conditions)
    concentration camp.

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brochure

  • noun a small book usually having a paper cover
    booklet; folder; leaflet; pamphlet.

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dacian

Of or pertaining to Dacia or the Dacians. -- n. A native of ancient Dacia.

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stipulation

  • noun (law) an agreement or concession made by parties in a judicial proceeding (or by their attorneys) relating to the business before the court; must be in writing unless they are part of the court record
    judicial admission.
    • a stipulation of fact was made in order to avoid delay
  • noun an assumption on which rests the validity or effect of something else
    precondition; condition.

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antenuptial

  • adjective relating to events before a marriage
    prenuptial; premarital.
    • prenuptial agreement

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locale

  • noun the scene of any event or action (especially the place of a meeting)
    venue; locus.

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oversea

  • adjective satellite being or passing over or across the sea
    overseas.
    • some overseas trade in grain arose
  • adverb beyond or across the sea
    overseas.
    • He lived overseas for many years

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mound

  • noun (baseball) the slight elevation on which the pitcher stands
    pitcher's mound; hill.
  • noun a small natural hill
    hillock; hummock; hammock; knoll.

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inka

  • noun a member of the Quechuan people living in the Cuzco valley in Peru
    Inca; Incan.
  • noun the small group of Quechua living in the Cuzco Valley in Peru who established hegemony over their neighbors in order to create an empire that lasted from about 1100 until the Spanish conquest in the early 1530s
    Inca.

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prosper

  • verb make steady progress; be at the high point in one's career or reach a high point in historical significance or importance
    flourish; fly high; thrive.
    • The new student is thriving

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securer

  • noun someone who obtains or acquires
    procurer.
    • the procurer of opera tickets
  • adjective free from fear or doubt; easy in mind
    unafraid; untroubled; secure.
    • he was secure that nothing will be held against him

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upriver

  • adverb toward the source or against the current
    upstream.

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zamindari

The jurisdiction of a zamindar; the land possessed by a zamindar. Written also zemindary, zemindari.

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site

  • noun the piece of land on which something is located (or is to be located)
    land site.
    • a good site for the school
  • noun physical position in relation to the surroundings
    situation.
    • the sites are determined by highly specific sequences of nucleotides

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caddoan

  • noun a family of North American Indian languages spoken widely in the Midwest by the Caddo
    Caddo; Caddoan language.

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negotiate

  • verb discuss the terms of an arrangement
    talk terms; negociate.
    • They negotiated the sale of the house
  • verb succeed in passing through, around, or over
    negociate.
    • The hiker negociated the high mountain pass

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discussion

  • noun an extended communication (often interactive) dealing with some particular topic
    treatment; discourse.
    • the book contains an excellent discussion of modal logic
    • his treatment of the race question is badly biased
  • noun an exchange of views on some topic
    word; give-and-take.
    • we had a good discussion
    • we had a word or two about it

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agglomerated

  • adjective satellite clustered together but not coherent
    clustered; agglomerative; agglomerate.
    • an agglomerated flower head
  • verb form into one cluster
    agglomerate.

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cluster

  • noun a grouping of a number of similar things
    clustering; clump; bunch.
    • a bunch of trees
    • a cluster of admirers
  • verb come together as in a cluster or flock
    flock; clump; constellate.
    • The poets constellate in this town every summer

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celtiberian

Of or pertaining to the ancient Celtiberia (a district in Spain lying between the Ebro and the Tagus) or its inhabitants the Celtiberi (Celts of the river Iberus). -- n. An inhabitant of Celtiberia.

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trough

  • noun a narrow depression (as in the earth or between ocean waves or in the ocean bed)
  • noun a channel along the eaves or on the roof; collects and carries away rainwater
    gutter.

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jamestown

  • noun a former village on the James River in Virginia to the north of Norfolk; site of the first permanent English settlement in America in 1607

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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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mississippian

  • noun from 345 million to 310 million years ago; increase of land areas; primitive ammonites; winged insects
    Missippian period; Lower Carboniferous; Lower Carboniferous period.
  • noun a native or resident of Mississippi

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predate

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

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decennial

Consisting of ten years; happening every ten years; as, a decennial period; decennial games. Hallam.

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talks

  • noun a discussion intended to produce an agreement
    negotiation; dialogue.
    • the buyout negotiation lasted several days
    • they disagreed but kept an open dialogue
    • talks between Israelis and Palestinians
  • noun an exchange of ideas via conversation
    talking; talk.
    • let's have more work and less talk around here

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extramural

  • adjective carried on outside the bounds of an institution or community
    • extramural sports

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mechanism

  • noun the atomic process that occurs during a chemical reaction
    chemical mechanism.
    • he determined unique mechanisms for the photochemical reactions
  • noun the technical aspects of doing something
    mechanics.
    • a mechanism of social control
    • mechanisms of communication
    • the mechanics of prose style

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acadian

Of or pertaining to Acadie, or Nova Scotia. "Acadian farmers." Longfellow. -- n. A native of Acadie.

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ruling

  • noun the reason for a court's judgment (as opposed to the decision itself)
    opinion.
  • verb exercise authority over; as of nations
    rule; govern.
    • Who is governing the country now?

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gatherer

  • noun a person who gathers
    • they were a society of hunters and gatherers
  • noun a person who is employed to collect payments (as for rent or taxes)
    collector; accumulator.

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netting

  • noun a net of transparent fabric with a loose open weave
    gauze; veiling.
  • noun creating nets

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namibian

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Namibia
  • adjective of or relating to Namibia or its people

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nestled

  • adjective satellite drawn or pressed close to someone or something for or as if for affection or protection
    snuggled.
    • saw a number of small houses nestled against the hillside
    • like a baby snuggled in its mother's arms
  • verb move or arrange oneself in a comfortable and cozy position
    nuzzle; nest; nestle; cuddle; draw close; snuggle.
    • We cuddled against each other to keep warm
    • The children snuggled into their sleeping bags

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leper

  • noun a person afflicted with leprosy
    lazar.
  • noun a pariah who is avoided by others

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option

  • noun the right to buy or sell property at an agreed price; the right is purchased and if it is not exercised by a stated date the money is forfeited
  • noun one of a number of things from which only one can be chosen
    alternative; choice.
    • what option did I have?
    • there no other alternative
    • my only choice is to refuse

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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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semiurban

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morphology

  • noun the branch of biology that deals with the structure of animals and plants
  • noun studies of the rules for forming admissible words

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zamindary

The jurisdiction of a zamindar; the land possessed by a zamindar. Written also zemindary, zemindari.

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typology

  • noun classification according to general type

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dockland

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proceeds

  • noun the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property
    return; yield; takings; take; issue; payoff.
    • the average return was about 5%
  • verb continue talking
    carry on; continue; proceed; go on.
    • I know it's hard," he continued, "but there is no choice
    • carry on--pretend we are not in the room

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neolithic

  • adjective of or relating to the most recent period of the Stone Age (following the mesolithic)
    • evidence of neolithic settlements
  • noun latest part of the Stone Age beginning about 10,000 BC in the Middle East (but later elsewhere)
    New Stone Age; Neolithic Age.

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edomite

One of the descendants of Esau or Edom, the brother of Jacob; an Idumean.

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date

  • noun the specified day of the month
    day of the month.
    • what is the date today?
  • noun a participant in a date
    escort.
    • his date never stopped talking

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dismantle

  • verb tear down so as to make flat with the ground
    rase; level; take down; pull down; tear down; raze.
    • The building was levelled
  • verb take apart into its constituent pieces
    take apart; break up; break apart; disassemble.

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westward

  • noun the cardinal compass point that is a 270 degrees
    due west; west; W.
  • adjective satellite moving toward the west
    westerly; westbound.
    • westbound pioneers

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jnr

  • noun a son who has the same first name as his father
    Junior; Jr.

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downriver

  • adverb away from the source or with the current
    downstream.

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norse

Of or pertaining to ancient Scandinavia, or to the language spoken by its inhabitants.

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provider

  • noun someone whose business is to supply a particular service or commodity
    supplier.
  • noun someone who provides the means for subsistence

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interbank

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negotiation

  • noun a discussion intended to produce an agreement
    talks; dialogue.
    • the buyout negotiation lasted several days
    • they disagreed but kept an open dialogue
    • talks between Israelis and Palestinians
  • noun the activity or business of negotiating an agreement; coming to terms

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alemannic

Belonging to the Alemanni, a confederacy of warlike German tribes.

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hereabouts

  • adverb in this general vicinity
    hereabout.
    • the people are friendly hereabouts

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semipermanent

  • adjective satellite relating to or extending over a relatively long time
    long-term; long-run.
    • the long-run significance of the elections
    • the long-term reconstruction of countries damaged by the war
    • a long-term investment

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