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axlike

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slideway

  • noun sloping channel through which things can descend
    sloping trough; chute; slide.

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zest

  • noun vigorous and enthusiastic enjoyment
    zestfulness; gusto; relish.
  • noun a tart spicy quality
    piquantness; tanginess; piquance; tang; nip; piquancy.

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preset

  • adjective satellite set in advance
    predetermined.
    • a preset plan of action
    • at a predetermined time

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spline

  • noun a flexible strip (wood or rubber) used in drawing curved lines
  • noun a thin strip (wood or metal)
    slat.

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palette

  • noun the range of colour characteristic of a particular artist or painting or school of art
    pallet.
  • noun board that provides a flat surface on which artists mix paints and the range of colors used
    pallet.

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eyedrop

  • noun a drop from an eye dropper
    eye-drop.
  • noun a method of irrigating the eye used by ophthalmologists
    eye-drop.

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slideway

  • noun sloping channel through which things can descend
    sloping trough; chute; slide.

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touchup

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preset

  • adjective satellite set in advance
    predetermined.
    • a preset plan of action
    • at a predetermined time

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knurl

A contorted knot in wood; a crossgrained protuberance; a nodule; a boss or projection.

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unlink

To separate or undo, as links; to uncoil; to unfasten. Shak.

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resharpening

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lockdown

  • noun the act of confining prisoners to their cells (usually to regain control during a riot)

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sharpener

  • noun any implement that is used to make something (an edge or a point) sharper
    • a knife sharpener

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fuller

  • noun a workman who fulls (cleans and thickens) freshly woven cloth for a living
  • noun United States jurist and chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1833-1910)
    Melville W. Fuller; Melville Weston Fuller.

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automate

  • verb make automatic or control or operate automatically
    automatise; automatize.
    • automatize the production
    • automate the movement of the robot

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quill

  • noun pen made from a bird's feather
    quill pen.
  • noun a stiff hollow protective spine on a porcupine or hedgehog

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kit

  • noun a case for containing a set of articles
  • noun gear consisting of a set of articles or tools for a specified purpose
    outfit.

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crimper

  • noun someone who tricks or coerces men into service as sailors or soldiers
    crimp.
  • noun a mechanical device consisting of a cylindrical tube around which the hair is wound to curl it
    curler; roller; hair curler.
    • a woman with her head full of curlers is not a pretty sight

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repairer

  • noun a skilled worker who mends or repairs things
    fixer; mender.

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highlighter

  • noun a cosmetic used to highlight the eyes or cheekbones
  • noun a fluorescent marker used to mark important passages in a text

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changer

  • noun a person who changes something
    modifier.
    • an inveterate changer of the menu
  • noun an automatic mechanical device on a record player that causes new records to be played without manual intervention
    auto-changer; record changer.

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freeform

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palette

  • noun the range of colour characteristic of a particular artist or painting or school of art
    pallet.
  • noun board that provides a flat surface on which artists mix paints and the range of colors used
    pallet.

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crimp

  • noun an angular or rounded shape made by folding
    plication; crease; fold; bend; flexure.
    • a fold in the napkin
    • a crease in his trousers
    • a plication on her blouse
    • a flexure of the colon
    • a bend of his elbow
  • noun someone who tricks or coerces men into service as sailors or soldiers
    crimper.

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kit

  • noun a case for containing a set of articles
  • noun gear consisting of a set of articles or tools for a specified purpose
    outfit.

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airbrush

  • noun an atomizer to spray paint by means of compressed air
  • verb paint with an airbrush
    • The old car looks like new now that we airbrushed it

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pusher

  • noun one who intrudes or pushes himself forward
    thruster.
  • noun an unlicensed dealer in illegal drugs
    drug peddler; drug dealer; drug trafficker; peddler.

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entrench

  • verb fix firmly or securely
    intrench.
  • verb impinge or infringe upon
    impinge; trench; encroach.
    • This impinges on my rights as an individual
    • This matter entrenches on other domains

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steel

  • noun an alloy of iron with small amounts of carbon; widely used in construction; mechanical properties can be varied over a wide range
  • noun a cutting or thrusting weapon that has a long metal blade and a hilt with a hand guard
    brand; blade; sword.

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liquify

  • verb make (a solid substance) liquid, as by heating
    liquidise; liquefy; liquidize.
    • liquefy the silver
  • verb become liquid or fluid when heated
    flux; liquefy.
    • the frozen fat liquefied

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setter

  • noun one who sets written material into type
    typographer; compositor; typesetter.
  • noun a long-haired dog formerly trained to crouch on finding game but now to point

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lasso

  • noun a long noosed rope used to catch animals
    reata; lariat; riata.
  • noun Belgian composer (1532-1594)
    Orlando di Lasso; Roland de Lassus.

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replace

  • verb substitute a person or thing for (another that is broken or inefficient or lost or no longer working or yielding what is expected)
    • He replaced the old razor blade
    • We need to replace the secretary that left a month ago
    • the insurance will replace the lost income
    • This antique vase can never be replaced
  • verb take the place or move into the position of
    supercede; supplant; supersede; supervene upon.
    • Smith replaced Miller as CEO after Miller left
    • the computer has supplanted the slide rule
    • Mary replaced Susan as the team's captain and the highest-ranked player in the school

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crib

  • noun baby bed with high sides made of slats
    cot.
  • noun a literal translation used in studying a foreign language (often used illicitly)
    pony; trot.

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marquee

  • noun large and often sumptuous tent
    pavilion.
  • noun permanent canopy over an entrance of a hotel etc.
    marquise.

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preset

  • adjective satellite set in advance
    predetermined.
    • a preset plan of action
    • at a predetermined time

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erase

  • verb remove from memory or existence
    wipe out.
    • The Turks erased the Armenians in 1915
  • verb remove by or as if by rubbing or erasing
    efface; wipe off; score out; rub out.
    • Please erase the formula on the blackboard--it is wrong!

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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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reciprocate

  • verb act, feel, or give mutually or in return
    • We always invite the neighbors and they never reciprocate!
  • verb alternate the direction of motion of
    • the engine reciprocates the propeller

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snipping

  • noun a small piece of anything (especially a piece that has been snipped off)
    snip; snippet.
  • verb sever or remove by pinching or snipping
    snip; nip; nip off; snip off; clip.
    • nip off the flowers

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parse

  • verb analyze syntactically by assigning a constituent structure to (a sentence)

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author

  • noun writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)
    writer.
  • noun someone who originates or causes or initiates something
    source; generator.
    • he was the generator of several complaints

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sharpener

  • noun any implement that is used to make something (an edge or a point) sharper
    • a knife sharpener

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grave

  • noun death of a person
    • he went to his grave without forgiving me
    • from cradle to grave
  • noun a place for the burial of a corpse (especially beneath the ground and marked by a tombstone)
    tomb.
    • he put flowers on his mother's grave

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forjudging

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grabber

  • noun an unpleasant person who grabs inconsiderately

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regrinding

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unifacial

  • adjective satellite having but one principal or specialized surface
    • a primitive unifacial flint tool

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loupe

  • noun small magnifying glass (usually set in an eyepiece) used by jewelers and horologists
    jeweler's loupe.

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crib

  • noun baby bed with high sides made of slats
    cot.
  • noun a literal translation used in studying a foreign language (often used illicitly)
    pony; trot.

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extrude

  • verb form or shape by forcing through an opening
    squeeze out.
    • extrude steel

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changeover

  • noun an event that results in a transformation
    conversion; transition.

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changer

  • noun a person who changes something
    modifier.
    • an inveterate changer of the menu
  • noun an automatic mechanical device on a record player that causes new records to be played without manual intervention
    auto-changer; record changer.

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chamfer

  • noun two surfaces meeting at an angle different from 90 degrees
    bevel; cant.
  • verb cut a bevel on; shape to a bevel
    bevel.
    • bevel the surface

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pusher

  • noun one who intrudes or pushes himself forward
    thruster.
  • noun an unlicensed dealer in illegal drugs
    drug peddler; drug dealer; drug trafficker; peddler.

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hotspot

  • noun a place of political unrest and potential violence
    hot spot.
    • the United States cannot police all of the world's hot spots
  • noun a point of relatively intense heat or radiation
    hot spot.

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dynamometer

  • noun measuring instrument designed to measure power
    ergometer.

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smudge

  • noun a smoky fire to drive away insects
  • noun a blemish made by dirt
    smirch; blot; slur; smear; spot; daub.
    • he had a smudge on his cheek

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zoom

  • noun a rapid rise
    rapid climb; rapid growth.
  • noun the act of rising upward into the air
    soar.

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emboss

  • verb raise in a relief
    stamp; boss.
    • embossed stationery

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breakage

  • noun the quantity broken
    • the total breakage was huge
  • noun reimbursement for goods damaged while in transit or in use

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bifacial

  • adjective satellite having two faces or fronts
    biface.
    • the Roman Janus is bifacial

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assemblage

  • noun a group of persons together in one place
    gathering.
  • noun a system of components assembled together for a particular purpose
    hookup.

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timesaving

Saving time; as, a timesaving expedient.

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burnish

  • noun the property of being smooth and shiny
    glossiness; polish; gloss.
  • verb polish and make shiny
    furbish; buff.
    • buff the wooden floors
    • buff my shoes

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preform

  • verb form into a shape resembling the final, desired one
  • verb form or shape beforehand or determine the shape of beforehand

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refactoring

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cursor

  • noun (computer science) indicator consisting of a movable spot of light (an icon) on a visual display; moving it allows the user to point to commands or screen positions
    pointer.

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blog

  • noun a shared on-line journal where people can post diary entries about their personal experiences and hobbies
    web log.
    • postings on a blog are usually in chronological order
  • verb read, write, or edit a shared on-line journal

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knap

  • verb strike sharply
    rap.
    • rap him on the knuckles
  • verb break a small piece off from
    cut off; chip; break off.
    • chip the glass
    • chip a tooth

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intrench

  • verb fix firmly or securely
    entrench.

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leverage

  • noun the mechanical advantage gained by being in a position to use a lever
    purchase.
  • noun strategic advantage; power to act effectively
    • relatively small groups can sometimes exert immense political leverage

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gap

  • noun a conspicuous disparity or difference as between two figures
    spread.
    • gap between income and outgo
    • the spread between lending and borrowing costs
  • noun an open or empty space in or between things
    opening.
    • there was a small opening between the trees
    • the explosion made a gap in the wall

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grinder

  • noun a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States
    wedge; bomber; hero; sub; hero sandwich; poor boy; submarine; zep; Cuban sandwich; torpedo; hoagie; Italian sandwich; hoagy; submarine sandwich.
  • noun grinding tooth with a broad crown; located behind the premolars
    molar.

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countersink

  • noun a hole (usually in wood) with the top part enlarged so that a screw or bolt will fit into it and lie below the surface
  • noun a bit for enlarging the upper part of a hole
    counterbore; countersink bit.

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housing

  • noun structures collectively in which people are housed
    living accommodations; lodging.
  • noun a protective cover designed to contain or support a mechanical component

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microanalytical

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grinder

  • noun a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States
    wedge; bomber; hero; sub; hero sandwich; poor boy; submarine; zep; Cuban sandwich; torpedo; hoagie; Italian sandwich; hoagy; submarine sandwich.
  • noun grinding tooth with a broad crown; located behind the premolars
    molar.

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bloat

  • noun swelling of the rumen or intestinal tract of domestic animals caused by excessive gas
  • verb become bloated or swollen or puff up
    • The dead man's stomach was bloated

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lighten

  • verb make more cheerful
    lighten up; buoy up.
    • the conversation lightened me up a bit
  • verb reduce the weight on; make lighter
    • she lightened the load on the tired donkey

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calculational

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breakage

  • noun the quantity broken
    • the total breakage was huge
  • noun reimbursement for goods damaged while in transit or in use

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grooving

  • noun the cutting of spiral grooves on the inside of the barrel of a firearm
    rifling.
  • verb make a groove in, or provide with a groove
    groove.
    • groove a vinyl record

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vendor

  • noun someone who promotes or exchanges goods or services for money
    trafficker; vender; marketer; seller.

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pucker

  • noun an irregular fold in an otherwise even surface (as in cloth)
    ruck.
  • verb to gather something into small wrinkles or folds
    knit; rumple; crumple; cockle.
    • She puckered her lips

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toggle

  • noun any instruction that works first one way and then the other; it turns something on the first time it is used and then turns it off the next time
  • noun a hinged switch that can assume either of two positions
    on/off switch; toggle switch; on-off switch.

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recess

  • noun a state of abeyance or suspended business
    deferral.
  • noun a small concavity
    recession; corner; niche.

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icon

  • noun (computer science) a graphic symbol (usually a simple picture) that denotes a program or a command or a data file or a concept in a graphical user interface
  • noun a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface
    picture; image; ikon.
    • they showed us the pictures of their wedding
    • a movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them

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swag

  • noun valuable goods
  • noun goods or money obtained illegally
    booty; prize; pillage; plunder; dirty money; loot.

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coolant

  • noun a fluid agent (gas or liquid) that produces cooling; especially one used to cool a system by transferring heat away from one part to another
    • he added more coolant to the car's radiator
    • the atomic reactor used a gas coolant
    • lathe operators use an emulsion of oil and water as a coolant for the cutting tool

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dropper

  • noun pipet consisting of a small tube with a vacuum bulb at one end for drawing liquid in and releasing it a drop at a time
    eye dropper.
    • she used an eye dropper to administer medication to the eyes

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runout

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dap

(Angling) To drop the bait gently on the surface of the water.
To catch a club by dapping with a grasshoper. Walton.

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handle

  • noun the appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it
    grip; hold; handgrip.
    • he grabbed the hammer by the handle
    • it was an old briefcase but it still had a good grip
  • verb be in charge of, act on, or dispose of
    manage; deal; care.
    • I can deal with this crew of workers
    • This blender can't handle nuts
    • She managed her parents' affairs after they got too old

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diagramming

  • noun providing a chart or outline of a system
    schematisation; schematization.
  • verb make a schematic or technical drawing of that shows interactions among variables or how something is constructed
    diagram; plot.

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reseat

  • verb provide with a new seat
    • reseat the old broken chair
  • verb provide with new seats
    • reseat Carnegie Hall

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sharpen

  • verb make sharp or sharper
    • sharpen the knives
  • verb make crisp or more crisp and precise
    • We had to sharpen our arguments

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magnifier

  • noun a scientific instrument that magnifies an image

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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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unlink

To separate or undo, as links; to uncoil; to unfasten. Shak.

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shank

  • noun a cut of meat (beef or veal or mutton or lamb) from the upper part of the leg
  • noun the part of the human leg between the knee and the ankle

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scribe

  • noun French playwright (1791-1861)
    Augustin Eugene Scribe.
  • noun informal terms for journalists
    penman; scribbler.

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caddy

  • noun a can for storing tea
    tea caddy.
  • verb act as a caddie and carry clubs for a player
    caddie.

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mediational

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let

  • noun a brutal terrorist group active in Kashmir; fights against India with the goal of restoring Islamic rule of India
    Army of the Pure; Army of the Righteous; Lashkar-e-Taiba; Lashkar-e-Tayyiba; Lashkar-e-Toiba.
    • Lashkar-e-Toiba has committed mass murders of civilian Hindus
  • noun a serve that strikes the net before falling into the receiver's court; the ball must be served again
    net ball.

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touse

To pull; to haul; to tear; to worry. Prov. Eng. Shak.
As a bear, whom angry curs have touzed. Spenser.

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assemblage

  • noun a group of persons together in one place
    gathering.
  • noun a system of components assembled together for a particular purpose
    hookup.

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screener

  • noun a guard at an airport who checks passengers or their luggage at a security checkpoint

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rig

  • noun gear (including necessary machinery) for a particular enterprise
  • noun a truck consisting of a tractor and trailer together
    trailer truck; tractor trailer; semi; trucking rig; articulated lorry.

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freeware

  • noun software that is provided without charge

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retract

  • verb formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure
    resile; abjure; forswear; recant.
    • He retracted his earlier statements about his religion
    • She abjured her beliefs
  • verb pull away from a source of disgust or fear
    shrink back.

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shed

  • noun an outbuilding with a single story; used for shelter or storage
  • verb get rid of
    shake off; throw away; throw off; drop; cast off; cast; throw.
    • he shed his image as a pushy boss
    • shed your clothes

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