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(Anat.) A smooth triangular area on the inner surface of the bladder, limited by the apertures of the ureters and urethra.

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  • adjective satellite divided into two lobes
    • a bifid petal

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  • verb become wider
    • His pupils were dilated
  • verb add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing
    expound; lucubrate; expatiate; elaborate; enlarge; exposit; flesh out; expand.
    • She elaborated on the main ideas in her dissertation

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

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  • verb make long or longer by pulling and stretching
    • stretch the fabric
  • adjective satellite (of a leaf shape) long and narrow

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  • adjective carried on within the bounds of an institution or community
    • most of the students participated actively in the college's intramural sports program

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  • adjective satellite having a debilitating effect
    • an exhausting job in the hot sun
  • verb flow off gradually
    run out; drain.
    • The rain water drains into this big vat

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(Anat.) The most posterior of the three pairs of embryonic renal organs developed in many vertebrates.

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  • noun either of two muscles of the abdomen and pelvis that flex the trunk and rotate the thigh

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(Anat.) Of or pertaining to the mesonephros; as, the mesonephric, or Wolffian, duct.

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  • verb cut across or divide transversely
    • the trails transect the property

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  • adverb in a medial position
    • this consonant always occurs medially

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  • verb become wider
    • His pupils were dilated
  • verb add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing
    expound; lucubrate; expatiate; elaborate; enlarge; exposit; flesh out; expand.
    • She elaborated on the main ideas in her dissertation

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  • noun either of a pair of thick-walled tubes that carry urine from the kidney to the urinary bladder

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  • noun a wooden structure consisting of an upright post with a transverse piece
  • noun a marking that consists of lines that cross each other
    crisscross; mark.

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  • adjective situated farthest from point of attachment or origin, as of a limb or bone
  • adjective directed away from the midline or mesial plane of the body

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  • noun duct through which urine is discharged in most mammals and which serves as the male genital duct

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  • verb make opaque
    • The glass was opacified more greater privacy
  • verb become opaque
    • the tissue in the eye's cornea may opacify and the patient may go blind

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  • noun a distensible membranous sac (usually containing liquid or gas)
  • noun a bag that fills with air

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  • adjective on or relating to the opposite side (of the body)

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  • noun a folded section placed between the leaves of another publication
  • noun an artifact that is inserted or is to be inserted

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  • adjective situated nearest to point of attachment or origin
    • the proximal end of a bone

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  • noun the dilated portion of a canal or duct especially of the semicircular canals of the ear
  • noun a flask that has two handles; used by Romans for wines or oils

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  • adjective shut off to passage or view or hindered from action
    • a partially obstructed passageway
    • an obstructed view
    • justice obstructed is not justice
  • verb hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of
    obstruct; hinder; stymie; blockade; embarrass; stymy; block.
    • His brother blocked him at every turn

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  • noun a tube in which a body fluid circulates
  • noun a state in the eastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies; one of the Confederate States in the American Civil War
    Old Dominion State; Old Dominion; Virginia; VA.

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  • adjective characterized by an absence of force or forcefulness
  • adjective satellite lacking strength or vigor
    asthenic; enervated; debilitated.

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  • adjective of or relating to the function or production or secretion of urine
  • adjective of or relating to the urinary system of the body

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  • noun emptying something accomplished by allowing liquid to run out of it
  • noun tube inserted into a body cavity (as during surgery) to remove unwanted material

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  • noun a painful muscle spasm especially in the neck or back (`rick' and `wrick' are British)
    wrick; rick; crick.
  • noun a sharp bend in a line produced when a line having a loop is pulled tight
    twist; twirl.

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  • adjective pertaining to or containing or consisting of semen
    • seminal fluid
  • adjective satellite containing seeds of later development
    originative; germinal.
    • seminal ideas of one discipline can influence the growth of another

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  • verb join letters in a ligature when writing
  • verb bind chemically
    • The enzyme ligated

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  • adverb far from the center
    • the bronchus is situated distally

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  • adjective satellite highly complex or intricate and occasionally devious
    Byzantine; tangled; convoluted; involved; knotty.
    • the Byzantine tax structure
    • Byzantine methods for holding on to his chairmanship
    • convoluted legal language
    • convoluted reasoning
    • the plot was too involved
    • a knotty problem
    • got his way by labyrinthine maneuvering
    • Oh, what a tangled web we weave"- Sir Walter Scott
    • tortuous legal procedures
    • tortuous negotiations lasting for months
  • adjective satellite marked by repeated turns and bends
    twisty; twisting; voluminous; winding.
    • a tortuous road up the mountain
    • winding roads are full of surprises
    • had to steer the car down a twisty track

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  • verb make longer
    • Lengthen this skirt, please
  • verb become long or longer
    • In Spring, the days lengthen

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  • noun one of two (approximately) equal parts
  • noun one of two basic subdivisions of a tribe

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  • adverb to or by or from the side
    • such women carry in their heads kinship knowledge of six generations depth and extending laterally among consanguineal kin as far as the grandchildren of second cousin
  • adverb in a lateral direction or location
    • the body is spindle-shaped and only slightly compressed laterally

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  • adjective of or relating to the pelvis
    • pelvic exam
    • pelvic inflammation

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  • noun one of greater rank or station or quality
    superordinate; higher-up.
  • noun the head of a religious community

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  • noun tissue or organ transplanted from a donor of the same species but different genetic makeup; recipient's immune system must be suppressed to prevent rejection of the graft

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  • noun hunting with dogs (usually greyhounds) that are trained to chase game (such as hares) by sight instead of by scent
  • verb move swiftly through or over
    • ships coursing the Atlantic

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  • noun (surgery) tissue or organ transplanted from a donor to a recipient; in some cases the patient can be both donor and recipient
  • noun an operation moving an organ from one organism (the donor) to another (the recipient)
    transplantation; organ transplant.
    • he had a kidney transplant
    • the long-term results of cardiac transplantation are now excellent
    • a child had a multiple organ transplant two months ago

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  • noun a container that has been emptied
    • return all empties to the store
  • verb make void or empty of contents
    • Empty the box
    • The alarm emptied the building

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  • adjective satellite abnormally constricted body canal or passage
    • a stenosed coronary artery

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  • verb move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way
    go down; come down; fall.
    • The temperature is going down
    • The barometer is falling
    • The curtain fell on the diva
    • Her hand went up and then fell again
  • verb come from; be connected by a relationship of blood, for example
    derive; come.
    • She was descended from an old Italian noble family
    • he comes from humble origins

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  • adjective situated nearest to point of attachment or origin
    • the proximal end of a bone

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  • noun the structure of the vertebrate skeleton supporting the lower limbs in humans and the hind limbs or corresponding parts in other vertebrates
    hip; pelvic girdle; pelvic arch.
  • noun a structure shaped like a funnel in the outlet of the kidney into which urine is discharged before passing into the ureter
    renal pelvis.

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  • noun something additional of the same kind
    • he always carried extras in case of an emergency
  • noun a copy that corresponds to an original exactly
    • he made a duplicate for the files

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  • verb to come or go into
    move into; go in; get into; come in; go into; get in.
    • the boat entered an area of shallow marshes
  • verb become a participant; be involved in
    • enter a race
    • enter an agreement
    • enter a drug treatment program
    • enter negotiations

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  • noun either of two bean-shaped excretory organs that filter wastes (especially urea) from the blood and excrete them and water in urine
    • urine passes out of the kidney through ureters to the bladder

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  • noun a natural or surgical joining of parts or branches of tubular structures so as to make or become continuous

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  • noun a long (usually round) rod of wood or metal or plastic
  • noun a native or inhabitant of Poland

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  • noun a house with two units sharing a common wall
    semidetached house; duplex house.
  • noun an apartment having rooms on two floors that are connected by a staircase
    duplex apartment.

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  • noun any structure that makes progress difficult
    impedimenta; impediment; obstructor; obstructer.
  • noun the physical condition of blocking or filling a passage with an obstruction

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  • verb insert a catheter into (a body part)
    • catheterize the patient's bladder

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  • noun a prosthesis used to close an opening (as to close an opening of the hard palate in cases of cleft palate)

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  • noun (surgery) tissue or organ transplanted from a donor to a recipient; in some cases the patient can be both donor and recipient
  • noun an operation moving an organ from one organism (the donor) to another (the recipient)
    transplantation; organ transplant.
    • he had a kidney transplant
    • the long-term results of cardiac transplantation are now excellent
    • a child had a multiple organ transplant two months ago

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  • noun (embryology) the organic process whereby a fertilized egg becomes implanted in the lining of the uterus of placental mammals
  • noun the act of planting or setting in the ground

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  • noun person who makes a gift of property
    bestower; conferrer; giver; presenter.
  • noun (medicine) someone who gives blood or tissue or an organ to be used in another person (the host)

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  • adjective of or relating to or near the part of the back between the ribs and the hipbones
    • lumbar vertebrae

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  • noun a horizontal beam that extends across something
    crosspiece; crossbeam; trave.
  • noun a horizontal crosspiece across a window or separating a door from a window over it

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  • adjective of or relating to a bladder (especially the urinary bladder)

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  • noun an opening that permits escape or release
    issue; way out; outlet.
    • he blocked the way out
    • the canyon had only one issue
  • noun euphemistic expressions for death
    loss; departure; going; expiration; release; passing.
    • thousands mourned his passing

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  • noun a person who receives something
  • noun the semantic role of the animate entity that is passively involved in the happening denoted by the verb in the clause
    recipient role.

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  • noun (surgery) tying a duct or blood vessel with a ligature (as to prevent bleeding during surgery)

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  • noun a person serving no apparent function
    • reducing staff is difficult because our employees include no supernumeraries
  • noun a minor actor in crowd scenes
    spear carrier; extra.

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  • adjective satellite detached by cutting
    cut off.
    • cut flowers
    • a severed head
    • an old tale of Anne Bolyn walking the castle walls with her poor cut-off head under her arm
  • verb set or keep apart
    sever; break up.
    • sever a relationship

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  • noun (baseball) an advance to first base by a batter who receives four balls
    base on balls; walk.
    • he worked the pitcher for a base on balls
  • noun (military) a written leave of absence
    • he had a pass for three days

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  • noun domestic swine
    grunter; hog; squealer; Sus scrofa.
  • noun a coarse obnoxious person
    slovenly person; sloven; slob.

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  • verb become wider
    • His pupils were dilated
  • verb cause to expand as it by internal pressure
    • The gas distended the animal's body

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

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  • noun the operation of introducing a catheter into the body

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  • noun a degree or grade of excellence or worth
    quality; calibre.
    • the quality of students has risen
    • an executive of low caliber
  • noun diameter of a tube or gun barrel
    bore; gauge; calibre.

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  • noun 14th President of the United States (1804-1869)
    Franklin Pierce; President Pierce.
  • verb cut or make a way through
    • the knife cut through the flesh
    • The path pierced the jungle
    • Light pierced through the forest

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  • noun the higher of two berths
    upper berth.
  • noun piece of leather or synthetic material that forms the part of a shoe or boot above the sole that encases the foot
    • Uppers come in many styles

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  • 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; 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 tooth situated at the back of the mouth
    back tooth.

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  • noun one of the four pointed conical teeth (two in each jaw) located between the incisors and the premolars
    eye tooth; dogtooth; cuspid; canine tooth; eyetooth.
  • noun any of various fissiped mammals with nonretractile claws and typically long muzzles

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  • noun (botany) the whorl of sepals of a flower collectively forming the outer floral envelope or layer of the perianth enclosing and supporting the developing bud; usually green

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  • noun a thin flexible tube inserted into the body to permit introduction or withdrawal of fluids or to keep the passageway open

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  • noun one whose behavior departs substantially from the norm of a group
  • adjective satellite markedly different from an accepted norm
    deviant; deviate.
    • aberrant behavior
    • deviant ideas

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  • noun a partially opened flower
  • noun a swelling on a plant stem consisting of overlapping immature leaves or petals

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  • noun a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart
    venous blood vessel; vena.
    • all veins except the pulmonary vein carry unaerated blood
  • noun a distinctive style or manner
    • he continued in this vein for several minutes

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  • noun a clear or unobstructed space or expanse of land or water
    • finally broke out of the forest into the open
  • noun where the air is unconfined
    out-of-doors; open air; outdoors.
    • he wanted to get outdoors a little
    • the concert was held in the open air
    • camping in the open

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  • noun a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
    arteria; arterial blood vessel.
  • noun a major thoroughfare that bears important traffic

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  • noun an abnormal backward flow of body fluids
  • noun the outward flow of the tide

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  • adjective free from impediment or obstruction or hindrance
    • an unobstructed view

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  • noun an immovable joint (especially between the bones of the skull)
    sutura; fibrous joint.
  • noun a seam used in surgery
    surgical seam.

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  • adjective satellite (used especially of ideas or principles) deeply rooted; firmly fixed or held
    ingrained; deep-rooted; deep-seated; planted.
    • deep-rooted prejudice
    • deep-seated differences of opinion
    • implanted convictions
    • ingrained habits of a lifetime
    • a deeply planted need
  • verb fix or set securely or deeply
    plant; implant; imbed; embed; engraft.
    • He planted a knee in the back of his opponent
    • The dentist implanted a tooth in the gum

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  • noun a sheet or band of tough fibrous tissue connecting bones or cartilages or supporting muscles or organs
  • noun any connection or unifying bond

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  • adjective curved in two directions (like the letter S)
  • adjective of or relating to the sigmoid flexure in the large intestine

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  • noun the large trunk artery that carries blood from the left ventricle of the heart to branch arteries

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  • adjective satellite more than is needed, desired, or required
    supererogatory; extra; surplus; spare; excess; superfluous; supernumerary.
    • trying to lose excess weight
    • found some extra change lying on the dresser
    • yet another book on heraldry might be thought redundant
    • skills made redundant by technological advance
    • sleeping in the spare room
    • supernumerary ornamentation
    • it was supererogatory of her to gloat
    • delete superfluous (or unnecessary) words
    • extra ribs as well as other supernumerary internal parts
    • surplus cheese distributed to the needy
  • adjective satellite repetition of same sense in different words
    pleonastic; tautological; tautologic.
    • `a true fact' and `a free gift' are pleonastic expressions
    • the phrase `a beginner who has just started' is tautological
    • at the risk of being redundant I return to my original proposition"- J.B.Conant

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  • adjective of or relating to the urinary and reproductive systems

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  • noun location near or direction toward the left side; i.e. the side to the north when a person or object faces east
    • she stood on the left
  • noun those who support varying degrees of social or political or economic change designed to promote the public welfare
    left wing.

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  • adjective satellite becoming gradually narrower
    narrowing; tapering.
    • long tapering fingers
    • trousers with tapered legs
  • verb diminish gradually
    • Interested tapered off

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  • noun the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made
    juncture; joint; junction; articulation.
  • noun a set containing all and only the members of two or more given sets
    union; sum.
    • let C be the union of the sets A and B

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  • verb inflict a trauma upon
    shock; traumatise.

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  • adjective harmed
    • injured soldiers
    • injured feelings
  • verb cause injuries or bodily harm to
    wound; injure.

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  • verb pass through
    • The chemical undergoes a sudden change
    • The fluid undergoes shear
    • undergo a strange sensation

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  • noun state of being torn or burst open
  • noun a personal or social separation (as between opposing factions)
    rift; severance; falling out; break; breach.
    • they hoped to avoid a break in relations

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

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  • adjective satellite caused by or altered by or manifesting disease or pathology
    pathologic; morbid; pathological.
    • diseased tonsils
    • a morbid growth
    • pathologic tissue
    • pathological bodily processes

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  • noun a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth
  • noun Norwegian diplomat who was the first Secretary General of the United Nations (1896-1968)
    Trygve Lie; Trygve Halvden Lie.

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  • noun station where transport vehicles load or unload passengers or goods
    terminus; depot.
  • noun a contact on an electrical device (such as a battery) at which electric current enters or leaves

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  • noun ability to move spontaneously and independently
  • noun a change of position that does not entail a change of location
    motion; move; movement.
    • the reflex motion of his eyebrows revealed his surprise
    • movement is a sign of life
    • an impatient move of his hand
    • gastrointestinal motility

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  • noun an abstract idea of that which is due to a person or governmental body by law or tradition or nature; it is something that nobody can take away"
    • they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights
    • Certain rights can never be granted to the government but must be kept in the hands of the people"- Eleanor Roosevelt
    • a right is not something that somebody gives you
  • noun location near or direction toward the right side; i.e. the side to the south when a person or object faces east
    • he stood on the right

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  • noun a hollow muscular organ in the pelvic cavity of females; contains the developing fetus

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  • noun the lower of two berths
    lower berth.
  • verb move something or somebody to a lower position
    take down; get down; let down; bring down.
    • take down the vase from the shelf

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  • verb bring to an end or halt
    • She ended their friendship when she found out that he had once been convicted of a crime
    • The attack on Poland terminated the relatively peaceful period after WW I
  • verb have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical
    stop; cease; finish; end.
    • the bronchioles terminate in a capillary bed
    • Your rights stop where you infringe upon the rights of other
    • My property ends by the bushes
    • The symphony ends in a pianissimo

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  • adjective satellite closed off
    • an occluded artery
  • verb block passage through
    obstruct; close up; obturate; jam; impede; occlude; block.
    • obstruct the path

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