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yellow

  • noun yellow color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of sunflowers or ripe lemons
    yellowness.
  • verb turn yellow
    • The pages of the book began to yellow

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justice

  • noun the quality of being just or fair
    justness.
  • noun judgment involved in the determination of rights and the assignment of rewards and punishments

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jackknife

  • noun a large knife with one or more folding blades
    clasp knife.
  • noun a dive in which the diver bends to touch the ankles before straightening out

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pastern

  • noun the part between the fetlock and the hoof
    fetter bone.

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bolt

  • noun a discharge of lightning accompanied by thunder
    thunderbolt; bolt of lightning.
  • noun a sliding bar in a breech-loading firearm that ejects an empty cartridge and replaces it and closes the breech

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bipedalism

  • noun the bodily attribute of being bipedal; having two feet
    • bipedalism made the human form of birth possible

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quarterstaff

  • noun a long stout staff used as a weapon

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bolt

  • noun a discharge of lightning accompanied by thunder
    thunderbolt; bolt of lightning.
  • noun a sliding bar in a breech-loading firearm that ejects an empty cartridge and replaces it and closes the breech

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gobelin

Pertaining to tapestry produced in the so-called Gobelin works, which have been maintained by the French Government since 1667.

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bolt

  • noun a discharge of lightning accompanied by thunder
    thunderbolt; bolt of lightning.
  • noun a sliding bar in a breech-loading firearm that ejects an empty cartridge and replaces it and closes the breech

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piano

  • noun a keyboard instrument that is played by depressing keys that cause hammers to strike tuned strings and produce sounds
    pianoforte; forte-piano.
  • noun (music) low loudness
    pianissimo.

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jolted

  • adjective satellite bumped or shaken jerkily
    • the jolted passengers
  • verb move or cause to move with a sudden jerky motion
    jar; jolt.

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freezer

  • noun electric refrigerator (trade name Deepfreeze) in which food is frozen and stored for long periods of time
    deep-freeze; deep freezer; Deepfreeze.

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stiffly

  • adverb in a stiff manner
    stiff.
    • his hands lay stiffly
  • adverb in a rigid manner
    rigidly; bolt.
    • the body was rigidly erect
    • he sat bolt upright

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whoreson

  • noun the illegitimate offspring of unmarried parents
    bastard; illegitimate; by-blow; illegitimate child; love child.
  • noun insulting terms of address for people who are stupid or irritating or ridiculous
    mother fucker; bastard; SOB; prick; motherfucker; dickhead; son of a bitch; asshole; cocksucker; shit.

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biped

  • noun an animal with two feet
  • adjective having two feet
    two-footed; bipedal.

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primly

  • adverb in a prissy manner
    prissily.
    • the new teacher alienates the children by behaving prissily

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sarsen

One of the large sandstone blocks scattered over the English chalk downs; -- called also sarsen stone, and Druid stone. Eng.

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steinway

  • noun United States piano maker (born in Germany) who founded a famous piano manufacturing firm in New York (1797-1871)
    Heinrich Engelhard Steinway; Henry Steinway; Henry Engelhard Steinway.

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pianoforte

  • noun a keyboard instrument that is played by depressing keys that cause hammers to strike tuned strings and produce sounds
    piano; forte-piano.

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inhaler

  • noun a dispenser that produces a chemical vapor to be inhaled in order to relieve nasal congestion
    inhalator.

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posture

  • noun the arrangement of the body and its limbs
    position; attitude.
    • he assumed an attitude of surrender
  • noun characteristic way of bearing one's body
    bearing; carriage.
    • stood with good posture

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biped

  • noun an animal with two feet
  • adjective having two feet
    two-footed; bipedal.

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winch

  • noun lifting device consisting of a horizontal cylinder turned by a crank on which a cable or rope winds
    windlass.
  • verb pull or lift up with or as if with a winch
    • winch up the slack line

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handlebar

  • noun the shaped bar used to steer a bicycle

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lurch

  • noun an unsteady uneven gait
    stagger; stumble.
  • noun a decisive defeat in a game (especially in cribbage)

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panicle

  • noun compound raceme or branched cluster of flowers

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puritanically

  • adverb in a prudish manner
    prudishly.
    • she acts prudishly, but I wonder whether she is really all that chaste

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monolith

  • noun a single great stone (often in the form of a column or obelisk)

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raceme

  • noun usually elongate cluster of flowers along the main stem in which the flowers at the base open first

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barbell

  • noun a bar to which heavy discs are attached at each end; used in weightlifting

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pentagram

  • noun a star with 5 points; formed by 5 straight lines between the vertices of a pentagon and enclosing another pentagon
    pentangle; pentacle.

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morally

  • adverb with respect to moral principles
    • morally unjustified
  • adverb in a moral manner
    virtuously.
    • he acted morally under the circumstances

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headstone

  • noun the central building block at the top of an arch or vault
    keystone; key.
  • noun a stone that is used to mark a grave
    gravestone; tombstone.

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inflexibly

  • adverb in an inflexible manner
    • `You will--because you must!,' Madam told her inflexibly

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palmette

A floral ornament, common in Greek and other ancient architecture; -- often called the honeysuckle ornament.

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prop

  • noun a support placed beneath or against something to keep it from shaking or falling
  • noun any movable articles or objects used on the set of a play or movie
    property.
    • before every scene he ran down his checklist of props

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oblong

  • noun a plane figure that deviates from a square or circle due to elongation
  • adjective satellite (of a leaf shape) having a somewhat elongated form with approximately parallel sides

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recliner

  • noun an armchair whose back can be lowered and foot can be raised to allow the sitter to recline in it
    reclining chair; lounger.

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megalith

  • noun memorial consisting of a very large stone forming part of a prehistoric structure (especially in western Europe)
    megalithic structure.

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lurch

  • noun an unsteady uneven gait
    stagger; stumble.
  • noun a decisive defeat in a game (especially in cribbage)

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stanchion

  • noun any vertical post or rod used as a support

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torso

  • noun the body excluding the head and neck and limbs
    body; trunk.
    • they moved their arms and legs and bodies

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brome

  • noun any of various woodland and meadow grasses of the genus Bromus; native to temperate regions
    bromegrass.

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rigidly

  • adverb in a rigid manner
    stiffly; bolt.
    • the body was rigidly erect
    • he sat bolt upright

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juniper

  • noun desert shrub of Syria and Arabia having small white flowers; constitutes the juniper of the Old Testament; sometimes placed in genus Genista
    juniper bush; Retama raetam; retem; Genista raetam; raetam.
  • noun coniferous shrub or small tree with berrylike cones

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scrabble

  • noun an aimless drawing
    scribble; doodle.
  • noun a board game in which words are formed from letters in patterns similar to a crossword puzzle; each letter has a value and those values are used to score the game

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slab

  • noun block consisting of a thick piece of something

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posture

  • noun the arrangement of the body and its limbs
    position; attitude.
    • he assumed an attitude of surrender
  • noun characteristic way of bearing one's body
    bearing; carriage.
    • stood with good posture

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tinny

  • adjective of or containing tin
  • adjective satellite of very poor quality; flimsy
    cheap; punk; crummy; bum; sleazy; chintzy; cheesy.

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piano

  • noun a keyboard instrument that is played by depressing keys that cause hammers to strike tuned strings and produce sounds
    pianoforte; forte-piano.
  • noun (music) low loudness
    pianissimo.

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sternpost

  • noun (nautical) the principal upright timber at the stern of a vessel

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ampule

  • noun a small bottle that contains a drug (especially a sealed sterile container for injection by needle)
    vial; ampul; ampoule; phial.

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backrest

  • noun a support that you can lean against while sitting
    back.
    • the back of the dental chair was adjustable

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chopstick

  • noun one of a pair of slender sticks used as oriental tableware to eat food with

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tiara

  • noun a jeweled headdress worn by women on formal occasions

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alertly

  • adverb in mentally perceptive and responsive way
    • she got through the day alertly, despite being on drugs

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jolt

  • noun a sudden jarring impact
    shock; jar; jounce.
    • the door closed with a jolt
    • all the jars and jolts were smoothed out by the shock absorbers
  • noun an abrupt spasmodic movement
    jerking; jerk; saccade.

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freezer

  • noun electric refrigerator (trade name Deepfreeze) in which food is frozen and stored for long periods of time
    deep-freeze; deep freezer; Deepfreeze.

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sit

  • verb be seated
    sit down.
  • verb be around, often idly or without specific purpose
    sit around.
    • The object sat in the corner
    • We sat around chatting for another hour

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vacuum

  • noun the absence of matter
    vacuity.
  • noun an empty area or space
    vacancy; void; emptiness.
    • the huge desert voids
    • the emptiness of outer space
    • without their support he'll be ruling in a vacuum

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stance

  • noun standing posture
  • noun a rationalized mental attitude
    position; posture.

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sitting

  • noun (photography) the act of assuming a certain position (as for a photograph or portrait)
    posing.
    • he wanted his portrait painted but couldn't spare time for the sitting
  • noun the act of assuming or maintaining a seated position
    • he read the mystery at one sitting

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culm

  • noun stem of plants of the Gramineae

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jolting

  • adjective causing or characterized by jolts and irregular movements
    jumpy; rocky; jolty; bumpy; rough.
    • a rough ride
  • verb move or cause to move with a sudden jerky motion
    jar; jolt.

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silo

  • noun a cylindrical tower used for storing silage
  • noun military installation consisting of an underground structure where ballistic missiles can be stored and fired

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regally

  • adverb in a regal manner
    • a regally appropriate representative

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timber

  • noun the wood of trees cut and prepared for use as building material
    lumber.
  • noun a beam made of wood

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artichoke

  • noun Mediterranean thistlelike plant widely cultivated for its large edible flower head
    Cynara scolymus; artichoke plant; globe artichoke.
  • noun a thistlelike flower head with edible fleshy leaves and heart
    globe artichoke.

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isoclinal

  • noun an isogram connecting points of equal magnetic inclination
    isoclinic line.
  • adjective satellite having equal magnetic inclinations
    isoclinic.

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mullion

  • noun a nonstructural vertical strip between the casements or panes of a window (or the panels of a screen)

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sit

  • verb be seated
    sit down.
  • verb be around, often idly or without specific purpose
    sit around.
    • The object sat in the corner
    • We sat around chatting for another hour

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locomotion

  • noun the power or ability to move
    motive power; motivity.
  • noun self-propelled movement
    travel.

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standing

  • noun social or financial or professional status or reputation
    • of equal standing
    • a member in good standing
  • noun an ordered listing of scores or results showing the relative positions of competitors (individuals or teams) in a sporting event

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grower

  • noun someone concerned with the science or art or business of cultivating the soil
    agriculturalist; cultivator; raiser; agriculturist.

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scrambled

  • adjective satellite thrown together in a disorderly fashion
    • a scrambled plan of action
  • verb to move hurriedly
    scramble.
    • The friend scrambled after them

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shrub

  • noun a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
    bush.

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lever

  • noun a rigid bar pivoted about a fulcrum
  • noun a simple machine that gives a mechanical advantage when given a fulcrum

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unhewn

  • adjective satellite (of stone especially) not given a finished form by or as if by hewing
    • a house of unhewn grey stone roughly cemented together

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wedged

  • adjective satellite wedged or packed in together
    impacted.
    • an impacted tooth
  • verb put, fix, force, or implant
    lodge; wedge; stick; deposit.
    • lodge a bullet in the table
    • stick your thumb in the crack

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tilt

  • noun a combat between two mounted knights tilting against each other with blunted lances
    joust.
  • noun a contentious speech act; a dispute where there is strong disagreement
    contestation; contention; arguing; argument; controversy; disputation; disceptation.
    • they were involved in a violent argument

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sit

  • verb be seated
    sit down.
  • verb be around, often idly or without specific purpose
    sit around.
    • The object sat in the corner
    • We sat around chatting for another hour

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rowing

  • noun the act of rowing as a sport
    row.
  • verb propel with oars
    row.
    • row the boat across the lake

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lurch

  • noun an unsteady uneven gait
    stagger; stumble.
  • noun a decisive defeat in a game (especially in cribbage)

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raceme

  • noun usually elongate cluster of flowers along the main stem in which the flowers at the base open first

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stand

  • noun a support or foundation
    pedestal; base.
    • the base of the lamp
  • noun the position where a thing or person stands

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tuneless

  • adjective not having a musical sound or pleasing tune
    untuneful; unmelodious.

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cane

  • noun a stick that people can lean on to help them walk
  • noun a strong slender often flexible stem as of bamboos, reeds, rattans, or sugar cane

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caper

  • noun any of numerous plants of the genus Capparis
  • noun pickled flower buds used as a pungent relish in various dishes and sauces

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gait

  • noun the rate of moving (especially walking or running)
    pace.
  • noun a horse's manner of moving

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stagger

  • noun an unsteady uneven gait
    lurch; stumble.
  • verb walk as if unable to control one's movements
    swag; lurch; keel; careen; reel.
    • The drunken man staggered into the room

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cordon

  • noun a series of sentinels or of military posts enclosing or guarding some place or thing
  • noun cord or ribbon worn as an insignia of honor or rank

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bike

  • noun a motor vehicle with two wheels and a strong frame
    motorcycle.
  • noun a wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals
    wheel; bicycle; cycle.

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gravestone

  • noun a stone that is used to mark a grave
    tombstone; headstone.

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kayak

  • noun a small canoe consisting of a light frame made watertight with animal skins; used by Eskimos
  • verb travel in a small canoe
    • we kayaked down the river

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catkin

  • noun a cylindrical spikelike inflorescence
    ament.

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wobble

  • noun an unsteady rocking motion
  • verb move unsteadily
    coggle.
    • His knees wobbled
    • The old cart wobbled down the street

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loom

  • noun a textile machine for weaving yarn into a textile
  • verb come into view indistinctly, often threateningly
    • Another air plane loomed into the sky

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sturdily

  • adverb in a sturdy manner
    • feet sturdily apart

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post

  • noun the position where someone (as a guard or sentry) stands or is assigned to stand
    station.
    • a soldier manned the entrance post
    • a sentry station
  • noun military installation at which a body of troops is stationed
    military post.
    • this military post provides an important source of income for the town nearby
    • there is an officer's club on the post

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scoot

  • verb run or move very quickly or hastily
    shoot; flash; dart; dash; scud.
    • She dashed into the yard

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silo

  • noun a cylindrical tower used for storing silage
  • noun military installation consisting of an underground structure where ballistic missiles can be stored and fired

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struggle

  • noun an energetic attempt to achieve something
    battle.
    • getting through the crowd was a real struggle
    • he fought a battle for recognition
  • noun an open clash between two opposing groups (or individuals)
    battle; conflict.
    • the harder the conflict the more glorious the triumph"--Thomas Paine
    • police tried to control the battle between the pro- and anti-abortion mobs

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spike

  • noun a transient variation in voltage or current
  • noun sports equipment consisting of a sharp point on the sole of a shoe worn by athletes
    • spikes provide greater traction

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kneel

  • noun supporting yourself on your knees
    kneeling.
  • verb rest one's weight on one's knees
    • In church you have to kneel during parts of the service

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stem

  • noun (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed
    root word; radical; theme; base; root.
    • thematic vowels are part of the stem
  • noun a slender or elongated structure that supports a plant or fungus or a plant part or plant organ
    stalk.

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snap

  • noun the act of catching an object with the hands
    catch; grab; snatch.
    • Mays made the catch with his back to the plate
    • he made a grab for the ball before it landed
    • Martin's snatch at the bridle failed and the horse raced away
    • the infielder's snap and throw was a single motion
  • noun a spell of cold weather
    • a cold snap in the middle of May

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headstone

  • noun the central building block at the top of an arch or vault
    keystone; key.
  • noun a stone that is used to mark a grave
    gravestone; tombstone.

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stand

  • noun a support or foundation
    pedestal; base.
    • the base of the lamp
  • noun the position where a thing or person stands

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menhir

  • noun a tall upright megalith; found primarily in England and northern France
    standing stone.

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tamale

  • noun a city in northern Ghana
  • noun corn and cornmeal dough stuffed with a meat mixture then wrapped in corn husks and steamed

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ambulation

  • noun walking about
    • the hospital encouraged early ambulation

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walker

  • noun New Zealand runner who in 1975 became the first person to run a mile in less that 3 minutes and 50 seconds (born in 1952)
    John Walker.
  • noun United States writer (born in 1944)
    Alice Walker; Alice Malsenior Walker.

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sate

  • verb fill to satisfaction
    satiate; replete; fill.
    • I am sated

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