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anoint (Also anoints, anointing, anointed) : Related Words Words similar in meaning to anoint

babassu_oil

  • noun fatty oil from kernels of babassu nuts similar to coconut oil
    babacu oil.

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shark-liver_oil

  • noun a fatty yellow to brown oil obtained from the livers of sharks; used for dressing leather and as a source of vitamin A
    shark oil.

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foul

  • noun an act that violates the rules of a sport
  • verb hit a foul ball

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spike_oil

  • noun pale yellow essential oil obtained from spike lavender used in scenting soaps and cosmetics
    spike lavender oil.

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skim

  • noun a thin layer covering the surface of a liquid
    • there was a thin skim of oil on the water
  • noun reading or glancing through quickly
    skimming.

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go

  • noun a time for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else)
    turn; tour; spell.
    • it's my go
    • a spell of work
  • noun street names for methylenedioxymethamphetamine
    cristal; ecstasy; XTC; Adam; X; hug drug; disco biscuit.

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follow

  • verb to travel behind, go after, come after
    • The ducklings followed their mother around the pond
    • Please follow the guide through the museum
  • verb be later in time
    postdate.
    • Tuesday always follows Monday

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unguent

  • noun semisolid preparation (usually containing a medicine) applied externally as a remedy or for soothing an irritation
    unction; ointment; balm; salve.

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hyssop

  • noun a European mint with aromatic and pungent leaves used in perfumery and as a seasoning in cookery; often cultivated as a remedy for bruises; yields hyssop oil
    Hyssopus officinalis.
  • noun bitter leaves used sparingly in salads; dried flowers used in soups and tisanes

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impanel

  • verb enter into a list of prospective jurors
    empanel.
  • verb select from a list
    empanel; panel.
    • empanel prospective jurors

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anoint

  • verb choose by or as if by divine intervention
    • She was anointed the head of the Christian fundamentalist group
  • verb administer an oil or ointment to; often in a religious ceremony of blessing
    anele; inunct; oil; embrocate.

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lining

  • noun a protective covering that protects an inside surface
    liner.
  • noun a piece of cloth that is used as the inside surface of a garment
    liner.

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anointer

  • noun one who anoints as a religious ceremony

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chrisom

  • noun a consecrated ointment consisting of a mixture of oil and balsam
    sacramental oil; holy oil; chrism.

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ottar

  • noun essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers
    attar; atar; athar.

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fat

  • noun a soft greasy substance occurring in organic tissue and consisting of a mixture of lipids (mostly triglycerides)
    • pizza has too much fat
  • noun a kind of body tissue containing stored fat that serves as a source of energy; it also cushions and insulates vital organs
    fatty tissue; adipose tissue.
    • fatty tissue protected them from the severe cold

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shark_oil

  • noun a fatty yellow to brown oil obtained from the livers of sharks; used for dressing leather and as a source of vitamin A
    shark-liver oil.

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tank

  • noun an enclosed armored military vehicle; has a cannon and moves on caterpillar treads
    armoured combat vehicle; armored combat vehicle; army tank.
  • noun a large (usually metallic) vessel for holding gases or liquids
    storage tank.

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oil_of_turpentine

  • noun volatile liquid distilled from turpentine oleoresin; used as paint thinner and solvent and medicinally
    spirit of turpentine; turpentine; turps.

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oleaginousness

  • noun consisting of or covered with oil
    oiliness; greasiness.
  • noun smug self-serving earnestness
    fulsomeness; unction; oiliness; smarminess; unctuousness.

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almond

  • noun small bushy deciduous tree native to Asia and North Africa having pretty pink blossoms and highly prized edible nuts enclosed in a hard green hull; cultivated in southern Australia and California
    Amygdalus communis; Prunus dulcis; sweet almond; Prunus amygdalus.
  • noun oval-shaped edible seed of the almond tree

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lavender

  • noun any of various Old World aromatic shrubs or subshrubs with usually mauve or blue flowers; widely cultivated
  • noun a pale purple color

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eddy

  • noun founder of Christian Science in 1866 (1821-1910)
    Mary Baker Eddy; Mary Morse Baker Eddy.
  • noun a miniature whirlpool or whirlwind resulting when the current of a fluid doubles back on itself
    twist.

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skim_off

  • verb remove from the surface
    cream off; skim; cream.
    • skim cream from the surface of milk
  • verb pick the best
    cream off.

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dial

  • noun the face of a timepiece; graduated to show the hours
  • noun the control on a radio or television set that is used for tuning

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menhaden

  • noun shad-like North American marine fishes used for fish meal and oil and fertilizer
    Brevoortia tyrannis.

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expressed

  • adjective satellite communicated in words
    uttered; verbalised; verbalized.
    • frequently uttered sentiments
  • verb give expression to
    evince; express; show.
    • She showed her disappointment

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volatile

  • noun a volatile substance; a substance that changes readily from solid or liquid to a vapor
    • it was heated to evaporate the volatiles
  • adjective evaporating readily at normal temperatures and pressures
    • volatile oils
    • volatile solvents

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hand-pick

  • verb pick personally and very carefully
    • the director hand-picked his new team

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chrism

  • noun a consecrated ointment consisting of a mixture of oil and balsam
    sacramental oil; chrisom; holy oil.

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spirt

  • noun the occurrence of a sudden discharge (as of liquid)
    spurt; squirt; jet.
  • verb gush forth in a sudden stream or jet
    spurt; spout; gush.
    • water gushed forth

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cull

  • noun the person or thing that is rejected or set aside as inferior in quality
    reject.
  • verb remove something that has been rejected
    • cull the sick members of the herd

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athar

  • noun essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers
    attar; atar; ottar.

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residual

  • noun something left after other parts have been taken away
    residue; residuum; rest; balance; remainder.
    • there was no remainder
    • he threw away the rest
    • he took what he wanted and I got the balance
  • noun (often plural) a payment that is made to a performer or writer or director of a television show or commercial that is paid for every repeat showing
    • he could retire on his residuals

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sieve

  • noun a strainer for separating lumps from powdered material or grading particles
    screen.
  • verb examine in order to test suitability
    sort; screen; screen out.
    • screen these samples
    • screen the job applicants

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blackwash

  • noun an attack intended to ruin someone's reputation
    character assassination; assassination.
  • noun a mixture of calomel and limewater that is used on syphilitic sores
    black lotion.

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neroli

(Chem.) An essential oil obtained by distillation from the flowers of the orange. It has a strong odor, and is used in perfumery, etc.

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set_apart

  • verb select something or someone for a specific purpose
    assign; specify.
    • The teacher assigned him to lead his classmates in the exercise
  • verb set apart from others
    sequester; isolate; keep apart; sequestrate.
    • The dentist sequesters the tooth he is working on

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pick

  • noun the person or thing chosen or selected
    selection; choice.
    • he was my pick for mayor
  • noun the quantity of a crop that is harvested
    picking.
    • he sent the first picking of berries to the market
    • it was the biggest peach pick in years

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elect

  • noun an exclusive group of people
    chosen.
    • one of the elect who have power inside the government
  • verb select by a vote for an office or membership
    • We elected him chairman of the board

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sweet_almond_oil

  • noun pale yellow fatty oil expressed from sweet or bitter almonds
    almond oil; expressed almond oil.

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prefer

  • verb like better; value more highly
    • Some people prefer camping to staying in hotels
    • We prefer sleeping outside
  • verb select as an alternative over another
    opt; choose.
    • I always choose the fish over the meat courses in this restaurant
    • She opted for the job on the East coast

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put

  • noun the option to sell a given stock (or stock index or commodity future) at a given price before a given date
    put option.
  • verb put into a certain place or abstract location
    set; pose; place; lay; position.
    • Put your things here
    • Set the tray down
    • Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children
    • Place emphasis on a certain point

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motor

  • noun machine that converts other forms of energy into mechanical energy and so imparts motion
  • noun a nonspecific agent that imparts motion
    • happiness is the aim of all men and the motor of all action

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apply

  • verb put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose
    employ; use; utilize; utilise.
    • use your head!
    • we only use Spanish at home
    • I can't use this tool
    • Apply a magnetic field here
    • This thinking was applied to many projects
    • How do you utilize this tool?
    • I apply this rule to get good results
    • use the plastic bags to store the food
    • He doesn't know how to use a computer
  • verb be pertinent or relevant or applicable
    hold; go for.
    • The same laws apply to you!
    • This theory holds for all irrational numbers
    • The same rules go for everyone

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calamus_oil

  • noun carcinogenic oil from calamus root used as a perfume

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select

  • verb pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives
    pick out; choose; take.
    • Take any one of these cards
    • Choose a good husband for your daughter
    • She selected a pair of shoes from among the dozen the salesgirl had shown her
  • adjective satellite of superior grade
    prime; quality; prize; choice.
    • choice wines
    • prime beef
    • prize carnations
    • quality paper
    • select peaches

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bent

  • noun a relatively permanent inclination to react in a particular way
    set.
    • the set of his mind was obvious
  • noun grass for pastures and lawns especially bowling and putting greens
    bent grass; bent-grass.

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petroleum

  • noun a dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons
    crude oil; oil; fossil oil; crude; rock oil.

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unctuous

  • adjective satellite unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner or speech
    fulsome; buttery; soapy; oleaginous; smarmy; oily.
    • buttery praise
    • gave him a fulsome introduction
    • an oily sycophantic press agent
    • oleaginous hypocrisy
    • smarmy self-importance
    • the unctuous Uriah Heep
    • soapy compliments

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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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oily

  • adjective satellite containing an unusual amount of grease or oil
    oleaginous; sebaceous; greasy.
    • greasy hamburgers
    • oily fried potatoes
    • oleaginous seeds
  • adjective satellite unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner or speech
    fulsome; buttery; unctuous; soapy; oleaginous; smarmy.
    • buttery praise
    • gave him a fulsome introduction
    • an oily sycophantic press agent
    • oleaginous hypocrisy
    • smarmy self-importance
    • the unctuous Uriah Heep
    • soapy compliments

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sort

  • noun a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality
    kind; form; variety.
    • sculpture is a form of art
    • what kinds of desserts are there?
  • noun an approximate definition or example
    • she wore a sort of magenta dress
    • she served a creamy sort of dessert thing

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spirit_of_turpentine

  • noun volatile liquid distilled from turpentine oleoresin; used as paint thinner and solvent and medicinally
    oil of turpentine; turpentine; turps.

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dolphin

  • noun large slender food and game fish widely distributed in warm seas (especially around Hawaii)
    mahimahi; dolphinfish.
  • noun any of various small toothed whales with a beaklike snout; larger than porpoises

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linalool

  • noun a colorless fragrant liquid found in many essential oils

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daubing

  • noun the application of plaster
    plastering.
  • verb coat with plaster
    daub; plaster.
    • daub the wall

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mass

  • noun the property of a body that causes it to have weight in a gravitational field
  • noun (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
    plenty; great deal; pot; sight; flock; mint; slew; mountain; deal; wad; muckle; pile; lot; mickle; raft; quite a little; passel; hatful; mess; spate; heap; peck; stack; good deal; batch; tidy sum.
    • a batch of letters
    • a deal of trouble
    • a lot of money
    • he made a mint on the stock market
    • see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos
    • it must have cost plenty
    • a slew of journalists
    • a wad of money

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stick

  • noun an implement consisting of a length of wood
    • he collected dry sticks for a campfire
    • the kid had a candied apple on a stick
  • noun a small thin branch of a tree

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oleaginous

  • adjective satellite unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner or speech
    fulsome; buttery; unctuous; soapy; smarmy; oily.
    • buttery praise
    • gave him a fulsome introduction
    • an oily sycophantic press agent
    • oleaginous hypocrisy
    • smarmy self-importance
    • the unctuous Uriah Heep
    • soapy compliments
  • adjective satellite containing an unusual amount of grease or oil
    sebaceous; oily; greasy.
    • greasy hamburgers
    • oily fried potatoes
    • oleaginous seeds

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baptism

  • noun a Christian sacrament signifying spiritual cleansing and rebirth
    • most churches baptize infants but some insist on adult baptism

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following

  • noun a group of followers or enthusiasts
    followers.
  • noun the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture
    pursual; pursuit; chase.
    • the culprit started to run and the cop took off in pursuit

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oleo

  • noun a spread made chiefly from vegetable oils and used as a substitute for butter
    margarine; marge; oleomargarine; margarin.

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shark

  • noun any of numerous elongate mostly marine carnivorous fishes with heterocercal caudal fins and tough skin covered with small toothlike scales
  • noun a person who is ruthless and greedy and dishonest

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eucalyptus_oil

  • noun an essential oil obtained from the leaves of eucalypts

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fish_oil

  • noun a fatty oil obtained from the livers of various fish
    fish-liver oil.

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rock_oil

  • noun a dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons
    crude oil; oil; fossil oil; petroleum; crude.

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embrocate

  • verb administer an oil or ointment to; often in a religious ceremony of blessing
    anele; inunct; anoint; oil.

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spike_lavender_oil

  • noun pale yellow essential oil obtained from spike lavender used in scenting soaps and cosmetics
    spike oil.

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rape

  • noun Eurasian plant cultivated for its seed and as a forage crop
    colza; Brassica napus.
  • noun the act of despoiling a country in warfare
    rapine.

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dry

  • noun a reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages
    prohibitionist.
  • verb remove the moisture from and make dry
    dry out.
    • dry clothes
    • dry hair

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write

  • verb produce a literary work
    pen; compose; indite.
    • She composed a poem
    • He wrote four novels
  • verb communicate or express by writing
    • Please write to me every week

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cohune-nut_oil

  • noun semisolid fat from nuts of the cohune palm; used in cooking and soap making
    cohune oil; cohune fat.

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animal

  • noun a living organism characterized by voluntary movement
    animate being; brute; beast; fauna; creature.
  • adjective satellite marked by the appetites and passions of the body
    fleshly; carnal; sensual.
    • animal instincts
    • carnal knowledge
    • fleshly desire
    • a sensual delight in eating
    • music is the only sensual pleasure without vice

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anoint

  • verb choose by or as if by divine intervention
    • She was anointed the head of the Christian fundamentalist group
  • verb administer an oil or ointment to; often in a religious ceremony of blessing
    anele; inunct; oil; embrocate.

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spouter

  • noun an obnoxious and foolish and loquacious talker
    prater; chatterer; magpie; chatterbox; babbler.
  • noun an oil well that is spouting

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fouled

  • adjective satellite made dirty or foul
    befouled.
    • a building befouled with soot
    • breathing air fouled and darkened with factory soot
  • verb hit a foul ball
    foul.

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bemire

  • verb make soiled, filthy, or dirty
    begrime; soil; grime; dirty; colly.
    • don't soil your clothes when you play outside!

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fish-liver_oil

  • noun a fatty oil obtained from the livers of various fish
    fish oil.

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stand_oil

  • noun a thick oil comprised of linseed, tung, or soya oils which have been heated to over 300 C

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atar

  • noun essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers
    attar; ottar; athar.

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coat

  • noun an outer garment that has sleeves and covers the body from shoulder down; worn outdoors
  • noun a thin layer covering something
    coating.
    • a second coat of paint

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spout

  • noun an opening that allows the passage of liquids or grain
  • verb gush forth in a sudden stream or jet
    spurt; spirt; gush.
    • water gushed forth

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sassafras_oil

  • noun oil from root bark of sassafras trees; used in perfumery and as a disinfectant

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porpoise

  • noun any of several small gregarious cetacean mammals having a blunt snout and many teeth

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plating

  • noun a thin coating of metal deposited on a surface
    metal plating.
  • noun the application of a thin coat of metal (as by electrolysis)

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halibut

  • noun lean flesh of very large flatfish of Atlantic or Pacific
  • noun marine food fish of the northern Atlantic or northern Pacific; the largest flatfish and one of the largest teleost fishes
    holibut.

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turps

  • noun volatile liquid distilled from turpentine oleoresin; used as paint thinner and solvent and medicinally
    oil of turpentine; spirit of turpentine; turpentine.
  • noun removal of significant amounts of prostate tissue (as in cases of benign prostatic hyperplasia)
    transurethral resection of the prostate; TURP.

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tall

  • noun a garment size for a tall person
  • adjective great in vertical dimension; high in stature
    • tall people
    • tall buildings
    • tall trees
    • tall ships

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safflower

  • noun thistlelike Eurasian plant widely grown for its red or orange flower heads and seeds that yield a valuable oil
    false saffron; Carthamus tinctorius.

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over

  • noun (cricket) the division of play during which six balls are bowled at the batsman by one player from the other team from the same end of the pitch
  • adjective satellite having come or been brought to a conclusion
    concluded; terminated; complete; ended; all over.
    • the harvesting was complete
    • the affair is over, ended, finished
    • the abruptly terminated interview

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sperm

  • noun the male reproductive cell; the male gamete
    spermatozoan; sperm cell; spermatozoon.
    • a sperm is mostly a nucleus surrounded by little other cellular material

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chosen

  • noun one who is the object of choice; who is given preference
    • she was Mama's chosen
  • noun the name for Korea as a Japanese province (1910-1945)

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fix

  • noun informal terms for a difficult situation
    kettle of fish; mess; muddle; jam; hole; pickle.
    • he got into a terrible fix
    • he made a muddle of his marriage
  • noun something craved, especially an intravenous injection of a narcotic drug
    • she needed a fix of chocolate

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willing

  • noun the act of making a choice
    volition.
    • followed my father of my own volition
  • verb decree or ordain
    will.
    • God wills our existence

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choose

  • verb pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives
    pick out; select; take.
    • Take any one of these cards
    • Choose a good husband for your daughter
    • She selected a pair of shoes from among the dozen the salesgirl had shown her
  • verb select as an alternative over another
    opt; prefer.
    • I always choose the fish over the meat courses in this restaurant
    • She opted for the job on the East coast

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rape_oil

  • noun edible light yellow to brown oil from rapeseed used also as a lubricant or illuminant
    rapeseed oil; colza oil.

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return

  • noun document giving the tax collector information about the taxpayer's tax liability
    tax return; income tax return.
    • his gross income was enough that he had to file a tax return
  • noun a coming to or returning home
    homecoming.
    • on his return from Australia we gave him a welcoming party

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vote_in

  • verb elect in a voting process
    • They voted in Clinton

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propose

  • verb make a proposal, declare a plan for something
    advise; suggest.
    • the senator proposed to abolish the sales tax
  • verb present for consideration, examination, criticism, etc.
    project.
    • He proposed a new plan for dealing with terrorism
    • She proposed a new theory of relativity

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drying_oil

  • noun an oil that hardens in air due to oxidation and is often used as a paint or varnish base

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foot

  • noun the part of the leg of a human being below the ankle joint
    human foot; pes.
    • his bare feet projected from his trousers
    • armored from head to foot
  • noun a linear unit of length equal to 12 inches or a third of a yard
    ft.
    • he is six feet tall

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glazed

  • adjective satellite (used of eyes) lacking liveliness
    glassy.
    • empty eyes
    • a glassy stare
    • his eyes were glazed over with boredom
  • verb coat with a glaze
    glaze.
    • the potter glazed the dishes
    • glaze the bread with eggwhite

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volatile_oil

  • noun an oil having the odor or flavor of the plant from which it comes; used in perfume and flavorings
    essential oil.

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name

  • noun a language unit by which a person or thing is known
    • his name really is George Washington
    • those are two names for the same thing
  • noun a person's reputation
    • he wanted to protect his good name

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dolphin_oil

  • noun an unsaturated fatty oil obtained from dolphins and used as a fine lubricant

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liniment

  • noun a medicinal liquid that is rubbed into the skin to relieve muscular stiffness and pain
    embrocation.

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greasiness

  • noun consisting of or covered with oil
    oleaginousness; oiliness.

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bless

  • verb give a benediction to
    • The dying man blessed his son
  • verb confer prosperity or happiness on

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train_oil

  • noun a white to brown oil obtained from whale blubber; formerly used as an illuminant
    whale oil.

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stripper_well

  • noun an oil well whose production has declined to less than ten barrels a day
    stripper.

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rock

  • noun a lump or mass of hard consolidated mineral matter
    stone.
    • he threw a rock at me
  • noun material consisting of the aggregate of minerals like those making up the Earth's crust
    stone.
    • that mountain is solid rock
    • stone is abundant in New England and there are many quarries

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bone

  • noun rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
    os.
  • noun the porous calcified substance from which bones are made
    osseous tissue.

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bone_oil

  • noun the liquid portion of bone fat; used as a lubricant and in leather manufacture
  • noun dark-colored ill-smelling oil obtained by carbonizing bone; used especially in sheep dips and in denaturing alcohol
    Dippel's oil.

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inunction

  • noun anointing as part of a religious ceremony or healing ritual
    unction.

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fish

  • noun any of various mostly cold-blooded aquatic vertebrates usually having scales and breathing through gills
    • the shark is a large fish
    • in the living room there was a tank of colorful fish
  • noun the flesh of fish used as food
    • in Japan most fish is eaten raw
    • after the scare about foot-and-mouth disease a lot of people started eating fish instead of meat
    • they have a chef who specializes in fish

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winnow

  • noun the act of separating grain from chaff
    sifting; winnowing.
    • the winnowing was done by women
  • verb separate the chaff from by using air currents
    fan.
    • She stood there winnowing chaff all day in the field

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balm

  • noun any of various aromatic resinous substances used for healing and soothing
  • noun semisolid preparation (usually containing a medicine) applied externally as a remedy or for soothing an irritation
    unction; ointment; salve; unguent.

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goose

  • noun web-footed long-necked typically gregarious migratory aquatic birds usually larger and less aquatic than ducks
  • noun a man who is a stupid incompetent fool
    goof; cuckoo; fathead; bozo; zany; twat; jackass; goofball.

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fuel_oil

  • noun a petroleum product used for fuel
    heating oil.

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lanolin

  • noun a yellow viscous animal oil extracted from wool; a mixture of fatty acids and esters; used in some ointments and cosmetics
    wool grease; wool fat.
  • noun an emollient containing wool fat (a fatty substance obtained from the wool of sheep)

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extract

  • noun a solution obtained by steeping or soaking a substance (usually in water)
    infusion.
  • noun a passage selected from a larger work
    excerption; selection; excerpt.
    • he presented excerpts from William James' philosophical writings

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out

  • noun (baseball) a failure by a batter or runner to reach a base safely in baseball
    • you only get 3 outs per inning
  • verb to state openly and publicly one's homosexuality
    come out of the closet; come out.
    • This actor outed last year

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unct

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quantify

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

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whoosh

  • noun the noise produced by the sudden rush of a fluid (a gas or liquid)
    swoosh.
  • verb move with a sibilant sound
    woosh.
    • He whooshed the doors open

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adhere

  • verb be compatible or in accordance with
    • You must adhere to the rules
  • verb follow through or carry out a plan without deviation
    • They adhered to their plan

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neat's-foot_oil

  • noun a pale yellow oil made from the feet and legs of cattle; used as a dressing for leather

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sebaceous

  • adjective satellite containing an unusual amount of grease or oil
    oleaginous; oily; greasy.
    • greasy hamburgers
    • oily fried potatoes
    • oleaginous seeds

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blubber

  • noun an insulating layer of fat under the skin of whales and other large marine mammals; used as a source of oil
  • noun excess bodily weight
    avoirdupois; fat; fatness.
    • she disliked fatness in herself as well as in others

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beef_tallow

  • noun tallow obtained from a bovine animal

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clove

  • noun aromatic flower bud of a clove tree; yields a spice
  • noun moderate sized very symmetrical red-flowered evergreen widely cultivated in the tropics for its flower buds which are source of cloves
    Syzygium aromaticum; clove tree; Eugenia caryophyllatum; Eugenia aromaticum.

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lubricate

  • verb have lubricating properties
    • the liquid in this can lubricates well
  • verb apply a lubricant to
    lube.
    • lubricate my car

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grease

  • noun a thick fatty oil (especially one used to lubricate machinery)
    lubricating oil.
  • noun the state of being covered with unclean things
    filth; dirt; soil; grime; grunge; stain.

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dirt

  • noun the part of the earth's surface consisting of humus and disintegrated rock
    soil.
  • noun the state of being covered with unclean things
    grease; filth; soil; grime; grunge; stain.

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backed

  • adjective having a back or backing, usually of a specified type
  • verb be behind; approve of
    indorse; plunk for; support; plump for; back; endorse.
    • He plumped for the Labor Party
    • I backed Kennedy in 1960

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tuna_oil

  • noun an oil obtained from tuna

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greasy

  • adjective satellite containing an unusual amount of grease or oil
    oleaginous; sebaceous; oily.
    • greasy hamburgers
    • oily fried potatoes
    • oleaginous seeds
  • adjective satellite smeared or soiled with grease or oil
    oily.
    • greasy coveralls
    • get rid of rubbish and oily rags

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tanker

  • noun a cargo ship designed to carry crude oil in bulk
    oiler; tank ship; oil tanker.
  • noun a soldier who drives a tank
    tank driver.

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jet

  • noun an airplane powered by one or more jet engines
    jet-propelled plane; jet plane.
  • noun the occurrence of a sudden discharge (as of liquid)
    spurt; squirt; spirt.

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determining

  • adjective satellite having the power or quality of deciding
    deciding; determinant; determinative.
    • the crucial experiment
    • cast the deciding vote
    • the determinative (or determinant) battle
  • verb establish after a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study
    find out; find; determine; ascertain.
    • find the product of two numbers
    • The physicist who found the elusive particle won the Nobel Prize

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turn

  • noun a circular segment of a curve
    twist; crook; bend.
    • a bend in the road
    • a crook in the path
  • noun the act of changing or reversing the direction of the course
    turning.
    • he took a turn to the right

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take_out

  • verb cause to leave
    remove; move out.
    • The teacher took the children out of the classroom
  • verb remove from its packing
    unpack.
    • unpack the presents

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assign

  • verb give an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)
    depute; delegate; designate.
  • verb give out
    portion; allot.
    • We were assigned new uniforms

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inunct

  • verb administer an oil or ointment to; often in a religious ceremony of blessing
    anele; anoint; oil; embrocate.

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vote

  • noun a choice that is made by counting the number of people in favor of each alternative
    voting; ballot; balloting.
    • there were only 17 votes in favor of the motion
    • they allowed just one vote per person
  • noun the opinion of a group as determined by voting
    • they put the question to a vote

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whale

  • noun a very large person; impressive in size or qualities
    giant; heavyweight; hulk.
  • noun any of the larger cetacean mammals having a streamlined body and breathing through a blowhole on the head

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service

  • noun work done by one person or group that benefits another
    • budget separately for goods and services
  • noun an act of help or assistance
    • he did them a service

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grime

  • noun the state of being covered with unclean things
    grease; filth; dirt; soil; grunge; stain.
  • verb make soiled, filthy, or dirty
    begrime; soil; bemire; dirty; colly.
    • don't soil your clothes when you play outside!

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bitter

  • noun English term for a dry sharp-tasting ale with strong flavor of hops (usually on draft)
  • noun the taste experience when quinine or coffee is taken into the mouth
    bitterness.

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cull_out

  • verb select desirable parts from a group or list
    winnow.
    • cull out the interesting letters from the poet's correspondence
    • winnow the finalists from the long list of applicants

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anointment

  • noun the act of applying oil or an oily liquid
    anointing.

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camphor_oil

  • noun oil distilled from camphor resin

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mustard_oil

  • noun oil obtained from mustard seeds and used in making soap

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specify

  • verb specify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement; make an express demand or provision in an agreement
    qualify; condition; stipulate.
    • The will stipulates that she can live in the house for the rest of her life
    • The contract stipulates the dates of the payments
  • verb decide upon or fix definitely
    set; fix; limit; determine; define.
    • fix the variables
    • specify the parameters

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nominate

  • verb propose as a candidate for some honor
    put up; put forward.
  • verb put forward; nominate for appointment to an office or for an honor or position
    propose.
    • The President nominated her as head of the Civil Rights Commission

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discriminating

  • adjective showing or indicating careful judgment and discernment especially in matters of taste
    • the discriminating eye of the connoisseur
  • verb recognize or perceive the difference
    know apart; discriminate.

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espouse

  • verb choose and follow; as of theories, ideas, policies, strategies or plans
    follow; adopt.
    • She followed the feminist movement
    • The candidate espouses Republican ideals
  • verb take in marriage
    get hitched with; wed; marry; conjoin; get married; hook up with.

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gas_oil

  • noun an oil formed through distillation of petroleum of intermediate boiling range and viscosity

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spurt

  • noun the occurrence of a sudden discharge (as of liquid)
    squirt; spirt; jet.
  • verb gush forth in a sudden stream or jet
    spout; spirt; gush.
    • water gushed forth

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black-coated

  • adjective satellite coated with black

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deciding

  • noun the cognitive process of reaching a decision
    decision making.
    • a good executive must be good at decision making
  • verb reach, make, or come to a decision about something
    make up one's mind; determine; decide.
    • We finally decided after lengthy deliberations

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babacu_oil

  • noun fatty oil from kernels of babassu nuts similar to coconut oil
    babassu oil.

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rapeseed_oil

  • noun edible light yellow to brown oil from rapeseed used also as a lubricant or illuminant
    rape oil; colza oil.

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whale_oil

  • noun a white to brown oil obtained from whale blubber; formerly used as an illuminant
    train oil.

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balsam

  • noun any seed plant yielding balsam
  • noun any of various fragrant oleoresins used in medicines and perfumes

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put_on

  • verb put clothing on one's body
    assume; don; get into; wear.
    • What should I wear today?
    • He put on his best suit for the wedding
    • The princess donned a long blue dress
    • The queen assumed the stately robes
    • He got into his jeans
  • verb add to something existing
    • She put on a sun room

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cod_oil

  • noun an inferior cod-liver oil that is used in leather manufacturing

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oleo_oil

  • noun obtained from beef fat; used in making margarine and soap and in lubrication

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clove

  • noun aromatic flower bud of a clove tree; yields a spice
  • noun moderate sized very symmetrical red-flowered evergreen widely cultivated in the tropics for its flower buds which are source of cloves
    Syzygium aromaticum; clove tree; Eugenia caryophyllatum; Eugenia aromaticum.

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put_forward

  • verb put before
    posit; state; submit.
    • I submit to you that the accused is guilty
  • verb insist on having one's opinions and rights recognized
    assert.
    • Women should assert themselves more!

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ilang

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cod_liver_oil

  • noun an oil obtained from the livers of cod and similar fishes; taken orally as a source of vitamins A and D
    cod-liver oil.

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motor_oil

  • noun oil used to lubricate the moving parts of a motor

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colza_oil

  • noun edible light yellow to brown oil from rapeseed used also as a lubricant or illuminant
    rape oil; rapeseed oil.

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take

  • noun the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property
    return; yield; takings; issue; proceeds; payoff.
    • the average return was about 5%
  • noun the act of photographing a scene or part of a scene without interruption

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sieve_out

  • verb separate or remove
    pick over.
    • The customer picked over the selection

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balloting

  • noun a choice that is made by counting the number of people in favor of each alternative
    vote; voting; ballot.
    • there were only 17 votes in favor of the motion
    • they allowed just one vote per person
  • verb vote by ballot
    ballot.
    • The voters were balloting in this state

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vote_down

  • verb thwart the passage of
    vote out; kill; shoot down; defeat.
    • kill a motion
    • he shot down the student's proposal
  • verb vote against
    turn thumbs down.
    • The faculty turned thumbs down on the candidate for the Dean position

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salmon

  • noun any of various large food and game fishes of northern waters; usually migrate from salt to fresh water to spawn
  • noun a tributary of the Snake River in Idaho
    Salmon River.

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papering

  • noun the application of wallpaper
    paperhanging.
  • verb cover with paper
    paper.
    • paper the box

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shale

  • noun a sedimentary rock formed by the deposition of successive layers of clay

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hedeoma

  • noun small genus of American herbs (American pennyroyal)
    genus Hedeoma.

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sperm_oil

  • noun an animal oil found in the blubber of the sperm whale

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mutton_tallow

  • noun tallow from the body of a mature sheep

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befouled

  • adjective satellite made dirty or foul
    fouled.
    • a building befouled with soot
    • breathing air fouled and darkened with factory soot
  • verb spot, stain, or pollute
    defile; maculate; befoul; foul.
    • The townspeople defiled the river by emptying raw sewage into it

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mineral

  • noun solid homogeneous inorganic substances occurring in nature having a definite chemical composition
  • adjective relating to minerals
    • mineral elements
    • mineral deposits

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adopt

  • verb choose and follow; as of theories, ideas, policies, strategies or plans
    follow; espouse.
    • She followed the feminist movement
    • The candidate espouses Republican ideals
  • verb take up and practice as one's own
    take over; take up; borrow.

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cover

  • noun a covering that serves to conceal or shelter something
    concealment; covert; screen.
    • a screen of trees afforded privacy
    • under cover of darkness
    • the brush provided a covert for game
    • the simplest concealment is to match perfectly the color of the background
  • noun bedding that keeps a person warm in bed
    blanket.
    • he pulled the covers over his head and went to sleep

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heating

  • noun the process of becoming warmer; a rising temperature
    warming.
  • noun utility to warm a building
    heating system; heat; heating plant.
    • the heating system wasn't working
    • they have radiant heating

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voting

  • noun a choice that is made by counting the number of people in favor of each alternative
    vote; ballot; balloting.
    • there were only 17 votes in favor of the motion
    • they allowed just one vote per person
  • verb express one's preference for a candidate or for a measure or resolution; cast a vote
    vote.
    • He voted for the motion
    • None of the Democrats voted last night

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painting

  • noun graphic art consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface
    picture.
    • a small painting by Picasso
    • he bought the painting as an investment
    • his pictures hang in the Louvre
  • noun creating a picture with paints
    • he studied painting and sculpture for many years

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think

  • noun an instance of deliberate thinking
    • I need to give it a good think
  • verb judge or regard; look upon; judge
    conceive; believe; consider.
    • I think he is very smart
    • I believe her to be very smart
    • I think that he is her boyfriend
    • The racist conceives such people to be inferior

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inunct

  • verb administer an oil or ointment to; often in a religious ceremony of blessing
    anele; anoint; oil; embrocate.

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nominated

  • adjective satellite appointed by nomination
    nominative.
  • verb propose as a candidate for some honor
    nominate; put up; put forward.

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halibut-liver_oil

  • noun a fatty oil from halibut livers that is used as a source of vitamin A

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hedeoma_oil

  • noun aromatic oil from American pennyroyal
    pennyroyal oil.

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tall_oil

  • noun an oil derived from wood pulp and used in making soaps or lubricants

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safflower_oil

  • noun oil from safflower seeds used as food as well as in medicines and paints
  • noun oil from seeds of the safflower plant

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pump

  • noun a mechanical device that moves fluid or gas by pressure or suction
  • noun the hollow muscular organ located behind the sternum and between the lungs; its rhythmic contractions move the blood through the body
    heart; ticker.
    • he stood still, his heart thumping wildly

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lube

  • noun a substance capable of reducing friction by making surfaces smooth or slippery
    lubricant; lubricating substance; lubricator.
  • verb apply a lubricant to
    lubricate.
    • lubricate my car

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black

  • noun the quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white)
    inkiness; blackness.
  • noun total absence of light
    lightlessness; pitch blackness; blackness; total darkness.
    • they fumbled around in total darkness
    • in the black of night

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screening

  • noun the display of a motion picture
    viewing; showing.
  • noun fabric of metal or plastic mesh

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fuel

  • noun a substance that can be consumed to produce energy
    • more fuel is needed during the winter months
    • they developed alternative fuels for aircraft
  • verb provide with a combustible substance that provides energy
    • fuel aircraft, ships, and cars

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stain

  • noun a soiled or discolored appearance
    discolouration; discoloration.
    • the wine left a dark stain
  • noun (microscopy) a dye or other coloring material that is used in microscopy to make structures visible

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wool

  • noun a fabric made from the hair of sheep
    woolen; woollen.
  • noun fiber sheared from animals (such as sheep) and twisted into yarn for weaving

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acylglycerol

  • noun an ester of glycerol and fatty acids that occurs naturally as fats and fatty oils
    glyceride.
    • fresh fats contain glycerides of fatty acids and very little free acid

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plump

  • noun the sound of a sudden heavy fall
  • verb drop sharply
    plummet.
    • The stock market plummeted

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fossil

  • noun someone whose style is out of fashion
    fogey; dodo; fogy.
  • noun the remains (or an impression) of a plant or animal that existed in a past geological age and that has been excavated from the soil

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unanointed

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spraying

  • noun the dispersion of fungicides or insecticides or fertilizer on growing crops (often from a low-flying aircraft)
    crop-dusting.
  • noun a quantity of small objects flying through the air
    spray.
    • a spray of bullets

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consecration

  • noun a solemn commitment of your life or your time to some cherished purpose (to a service or a goal)
    • his consecration to study
  • noun (religion) sanctification of something by setting it apart (usually with religious rites) as dedicated to God
    • the Cardinal attended the consecration of the church

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lemongrass_oil

  • noun an aromatic oil that smells like lemon and is widely used in Asian cooking and in perfumes and medicines
    lemon grass; lemongrass.

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covering

  • noun a natural object that covers or envelops
    cover; natural covering.
    • under a covering of dust
    • the fox was flushed from its cover
  • noun an artifact that covers something else (usually to protect or shelter or conceal it)

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expressed_almond_oil

  • noun pale yellow fatty oil expressed from sweet or bitter almonds
    almond oil; sweet almond oil.

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neroli_oil

  • noun an odoriferous yellow oil found in orange flowers and used in perfumery and as a flavoring

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gush

  • noun a sudden rapid flow (as of water)
    outpouring; flush.
    • he heard the flush of a toilet
    • there was a little gush of blood
    • she attacked him with an outpouring of words
  • noun an unrestrained expression of emotion
    effusion; ebullition; outburst; blowup.

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tallow

  • noun obtained from suet and used in making soap, candles and lubricants

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fixed

  • adjective satellite (of a number) having a fixed and unchanging value
  • verb restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken
    repair; touch on; doctor; fix; furbish up; restore; mend; bushel.
    • She repaired her TV set
    • Repair my shoes please

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thumb

  • noun the thick short innermost digit of the forelimb
    pollex.
  • noun the part of a glove that provides a covering for the thumb

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embrocation

  • noun a medicinal liquid that is rubbed into the skin to relieve muscular stiffness and pain
    liniment.

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set

  • noun a group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used
    • a set of books
    • a set of golf clubs
    • a set of teeth
  • noun (mathematics) an abstract collection of numbers or symbols
    • the set of prime numbers is infinite

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nut

  • noun usually large hard-shelled seed
  • noun Egyptian goddess of the sky

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fox

  • noun alert carnivorous mammal with pointed muzzle and ears and a bushy tail; most are predators that do not hunt in packs
  • noun a shifty deceptive person
    dodger; slyboots.

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elected

  • adjective subject to popular election
    elective.
    • elective official
  • verb select by a vote for an office or membership
    elect.
    • We elected him chairman of the board

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seal

  • noun fastener consisting of a resinous composition that is plastic when warm; used for sealing documents and parcels and letters
    sealing wax.
  • noun a device incised to make an impression; used to secure a closing or to authenticate documents
    stamp.

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tung_oil

  • noun a yellow oil obtained from the seeds of the tung tree
    Chinese wood oil.

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begrime

  • verb make soiled, filthy, or dirty
    soil; grime; bemire; dirty; colly.
    • don't soil your clothes when you play outside!

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absinthe_oil

  • noun a dark bitter oil obtained from wormwood leaves; flavors absinthe liqueurs
    wormwood oil.

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bitter_almond_oil

  • noun pale yellow essential oil obtained from bitter almonds by distillation from almond cake or meal

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croton_oil

  • noun viscid acrid brownish-yellow oil from the seeds of Croton tiglium having a violent cathartic action

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crude

  • noun a dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons
    crude oil; oil; fossil oil; petroleum; rock oil.
  • adjective satellite not carefully or expertly made
    rough.
    • managed to make a crude splint
    • a crude cabin of logs with bark still on them
    • rough carpentry

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cream_off

  • verb remove from the surface
    skim; skim off; cream.
    • skim cream from the surface of milk
  • verb pick the best
    skim off.

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goose_grease

  • noun grease derived from geese

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screen

  • noun a white or silvered surface where pictures can be projected for viewing
    projection screen; silver screen.
  • noun a protective covering that keeps things out or hinders sight
    blind.
    • they had just moved in and had not put up blinds yet

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glyceride

  • noun an ester of glycerol and fatty acids that occurs naturally as fats and fatty oils
    acylglycerol.
    • fresh fats contain glycerides of fatty acids and very little free acid

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oil_tanker

  • noun a cargo ship designed to carry crude oil in bulk
    oiler; tank ship; tanker.

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sassafras

  • noun yellowwood tree with brittle wood and aromatic leaves and bark; source of sassafras oil; widely distributed in eastern North America
    Sassafras albidum; sassafras tree.
  • noun dried root bark of the sassafras tree

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bedraggled

  • adjective satellite limp and soiled as if dragged in the mud
    draggled.
    • the beggar's bedraggled clothes
    • scarecrows in battered hats or draggled skirts
  • verb make wet and dirty, as from rain
    bedraggle; draggle.

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anele

  • verb administer an oil or ointment to; often in a religious ceremony of blessing
    inunct; anoint; oil; embrocate.

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grass

  • noun narrow-leaved green herbage: grown as lawns; used as pasture for grazing animals; cut and dried as hay
  • noun German writer of novels and poetry and plays (born 1927)
    Gunter Grass; Gunter Wilhelm Grass.

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chaulmoogra_oil

  • noun an oil from chaulmoogra trees; used in treatment of skin diseases and leprosy

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pennyroyal

  • noun Eurasian perennial mint have small lilac-blue flowers and ovate leaves; yields an aromatic oil
    Mentha pulegium.
  • noun erect hairy branching American herb having purple-blue flowers; yields an essential oil used as an insect repellent and sometimes in folk medicine
    American pennyroyal; Hedeoma pulegioides.

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wool_fat

  • noun a yellow viscous animal oil extracted from wool; a mixture of fatty acids and esters; used in some ointments and cosmetics
    wool grease; lanolin.

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dedicate

  • verb give entirely to a specific person, activity, or cause
    devote; commit; consecrate; give.
    • She committed herself to the work of God
    • give one's talents to a good cause
    • consecrate your life to the church
  • verb open to public use, as of a highway, park, or building
    • The Beauty Queen spends her time dedicating parks and nursing homes

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cod

  • noun the vessel that contains the seeds of a plant (not the seeds themselves)
    pod; seedcase.
  • noun lean white flesh of important North Atlantic food fish; usually baked or poached
    codfish.

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fixed_oil

  • noun nonvolatile animal or plant oil
    fatty oil.

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tinning

  • noun the application of a thin layer of soft solder to the ends of wires before soldering them
    • careful tinning of the ends of wires results in a better joint when you solder them
  • noun the application of a protective layer of tin
    tin-plating.

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unction

  • noun excessive but superficial compliments given with affected charm
    fulsomeness; smarm.
  • noun smug self-serving earnestness
    oleaginousness; fulsomeness; oiliness; smarminess; unctuousness.

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co

  • noun an odorless very poisonous gas that is a product of incomplete combustion of carbon
    carbon monoxide gas; carbon monoxide.
  • noun a hard ferromagnetic silver-white bivalent or trivalent metallic element; a trace element in plant and animal nutrition
    atomic number 27; cobalt.

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calamus

  • noun any tropical Asian palm of the genus Calamus; light tough stems are a source of rattan canes
  • noun the aromatic root of the sweet flag used medicinally

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sweet

  • noun a dish served as the last course of a meal
    dessert; afters.
  • noun English phonetician; one of the founders of modern phonetics (1845-1912)
    Henry Sweet.

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sampling

  • noun (statistics) the selection of a suitable sample for study
  • noun items selected at random from a population and used to test hypotheses about the population
    sample distribution; sample.

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gusher

  • noun an oil well with a strong natural flow so that pumping is not necessary

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fossil_oil

  • noun a dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons
    crude oil; oil; petroleum; crude; rock oil.

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poll

  • noun an inquiry into public opinion conducted by interviewing a random sample of people
    canvass; public opinion poll; opinion poll.
  • noun the top of the head
    crown; pate.

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unclean

  • adjective soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime
    soiled; dirty.
    • dirty unswept sidewalks
    • a child in dirty overalls
    • dirty slums
    • piles of dirty dishes
    • put his dirty feet on the clean sheet
    • wore an unclean shirt
    • mining is a dirty job
    • Cinderella did the dirty work while her sisters preened themselves
  • adjective having a physical or moral blemish so as to make impure according to dietary or ceremonial laws
    impure.
    • unclean meat
    • and the swine...is unclean to you"-Leviticus 11:3

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ilang-ilang

  • noun oil distilled from flowers of the ilang-ilang tree; used in perfumery
  • noun evergreen Asian tree with aromatic greenish-yellow flowers yielding a volatile oil; widely grown in the tropics as an ornamental
    ylang-ylang; Cananga odorata.

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filth

  • noun any substance considered disgustingly foul or unpleasant
    crud; skank.
  • noun the state of being covered with unclean things
    grease; dirt; soil; grime; grunge; stain.

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beef

  • noun cattle that are reared for their meat
    beef cattle.
  • noun meat from an adult domestic bovine
    boeuf.

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fatty_oil

  • noun nonvolatile animal or plant oil
    fixed oil.

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muddy

  • verb dirty with mud
    muddy up.
  • verb cause to become muddy
    • These data would have muddied the prediction

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fusel

(Chem.) A hot, acrid, oily liquid, accompanying many alcoholic liquors (as potato whisky, corn whisky, etc.), as an undesirable ingredient, and consisting of several of the higher alcohols and compound ethers, but particularly of amyl alcohol; hence, specifically applied to amyl alcohol.

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define

  • verb determine the essential quality of
    delineate; delimitate; delimit; specify.
  • verb give a definition for the meaning of a word
    • Define `sadness'

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blessing

  • noun the formal act of approving
    approval; approving.
    • he gave the project his blessing
    • his decision merited the approval of any sensible person
  • noun a desirable state
    boon.
    • enjoy the blessings of peace
    • a spanking breeze is a boon to sailors

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gas

  • noun the state of matter distinguished from the solid and liquid states by: relatively low density and viscosity; relatively great expansion and contraction with changes in pressure and temperature; the ability to diffuse readily; and the spontaneous tendency to become distributed uniformly throughout any container
    gaseous state.
  • noun a fluid in the gaseous state having neither independent shape nor volume and being able to expand indefinitely

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liver

  • noun large and complicated reddish-brown glandular organ located in the upper right portion of the abdominal cavity; secretes bile and functions in metabolism of protein and carbohydrate and fat; synthesizes substances involved in the clotting of the blood; synthesizes vitamin A; detoxifies poisonous substances and breaks down worn-out erythrocytes
  • noun liver of an animal used as meat

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spirit

  • noun the vital principle or animating force within living things
  • noun the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people
    flavour; look; feel; tone; flavor; feeling; smell.
    • the feel of the city excited him
    • a clergyman improved the tone of the meeting
    • it had the smell of treason

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wildcat

  • noun an exploratory oil well drilled in land not known to be an oil field
    wildcat well.
  • noun a cruelly rapacious person
    beast; savage; wolf; brute.

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crude_oil

  • noun a dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons
    oil; fossil oil; petroleum; crude; rock oil.

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plastering

  • noun the application of plaster
    daubing.
  • verb apply a heavy coat to
    stick on; plaster; plaster over.

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soiled

  • adjective soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime
    dirty; unclean.
    • dirty unswept sidewalks
    • a child in dirty overalls
    • dirty slums
    • piles of dirty dishes
    • put his dirty feet on the clean sheet
    • wore an unclean shirt
    • mining is a dirty job
    • Cinderella did the dirty work while her sisters preened themselves
  • verb make soiled, filthy, or dirty
    begrime; soil; grime; bemire; dirty; colly.
    • don't soil your clothes when you play outside!

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soil

  • noun the state of being covered with unclean things
    grease; filth; dirt; grime; grunge; stain.
  • noun the part of the earth's surface consisting of humus and disintegrated rock
    dirt.

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coating

  • noun a thin layer covering something
    coat.
    • a second coat of paint
  • noun a decorative texture or appearance of a surface (or the substance that gives it that appearance)
    finishing; finish.
    • the boat had a metallic finish
    • he applied a coat of a clear finish
    • when the finish is too thin it is difficult to apply evenly

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residual_oil

  • noun oil products that remain after petroleum has been distilled
    resid.

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surface

  • noun the outer boundary of an artifact or a material layer constituting or resembling such a boundary
    • there is a special cleaner for these surfaces
    • the cloth had a pattern of red dots on a white surface
  • noun the extended two-dimensional outer boundary of a three-dimensional object
    • they skimmed over the surface of the water
    • a brush small enough to clean every dental surface
    • the sun has no distinct surface

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cohune_fat

  • noun semisolid fat from nuts of the cohune palm; used in cooking and soap making
    cohune-nut oil; cohune oil.

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in

  • noun a unit of length equal to one twelfth of a foot
    inch.
  • noun a rare soft silvery metallic element; occurs in small quantities in sphalerite
    indium; atomic number 49.

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put_up

  • verb place so as to be noticed
    post.
    • post a sign
    • post a warning at the dump
  • verb mount or put up
    provide; offer.
    • put up a good fight
    • offer resistance

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costus

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absinthe

  • noun aromatic herb of temperate Eurasia and North Africa having a bitter taste used in making the liqueur absinthe
    old man; Artemisia absinthium; common wormwood; lad's love.
  • noun strong green liqueur flavored with wormwood and anise
    absinth.

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fusel_oil

  • noun a mixture of amyl alcohols and propanol and butanol formed from distillation of fermented liquors

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stripper

  • noun a chemical compound used to remove paint or varnish
  • noun a worker who strips the stems from moistened tobacco leaves and binds the leaves together into books
    sprigger; stemmer.

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wildcat_well

  • noun an exploratory oil well drilled in land not known to be an oil field
    wildcat.

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pennyroyal_oil

  • noun oil from European pennyroyal having an odor like mint; used chiefly in soaps
  • noun aromatic oil from American pennyroyal
    hedeoma oil.

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maculate

  • verb make dirty or spotty, as by exposure to air; also used metaphorically
    tarnish; sully; stain; defile.
    • The silver was tarnished by the long exposure to the air
    • Her reputation was sullied after the affair with a married man
  • verb spot, stain, or pollute
    defile; befoul; foul.
    • The townspeople defiled the river by emptying raw sewage into it

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oil

  • noun a slippery or viscous liquid or liquefiable substance not miscible with water
  • noun oil paint containing pigment that is used by an artist
    oil color; oil colour.

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fatty

  • noun a rotund individual
    roly-poly; butterball; fatso; fat person.
  • adjective containing or composed of fat
    fat.
    • fatty food
    • fat tissue

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hand

  • noun the (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb
    mitt; paw; manus.
    • he had the hands of a surgeon
    • he extended his mitt
  • noun a hired laborer on a farm or ranch
    hired hand; hired man.
    • the hired hand fixed the railing
    • a ranch hand

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paving

  • noun material used to pave an area
    pavement; paving material.
  • noun the paved surface of a thoroughfare
    pavement.

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pick_out

  • verb pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives
    choose; select; take.
    • Take any one of these cards
    • Choose a good husband for your daughter
    • She selected a pair of shoes from among the dozen the salesgirl had shown her
  • verb detect with the senses
    recognize; spot; make out; tell apart; recognise; distinguish; discern.
    • The fleeing convicts were picked out of the darkness by the watchful prison guards
    • I can't make out the faces in this photograph

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lemon

  • noun yellow oval fruit with juicy acidic flesh
  • noun a strong yellow color
    lemon yellow; maize; gamboge.

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tuna

  • noun tropical American prickly pear of Jamaica
    Opuntia tuna.
  • noun important warm-water fatty fish of the genus Thunnus of the family Scombridae; usually served as steaks
    tuna fish; tunny.

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tung

  • noun Chinese tree bearing seeds that yield tung oil
    Aleurites fordii; tung-oil tree; tung tree.

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reanoint

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eucalyptus

  • noun wood of any of various eucalyptus trees valued as timber
  • noun a tree of the genus Eucalyptus
    eucalyptus tree; eucalypt.

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off

  • verb kill intentionally and with premeditation
    murder; slay; dispatch; remove; hit; bump off; polish off.
    • The mafia boss ordered his enemies murdered
  • adjective not in operation or operational
    • the oven is off
    • the lights are off

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screen_out

  • verb examine in order to test suitability
    sort; screen; sieve.
    • screen these samples
    • screen the job applicants

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well

  • noun a deep hole or shaft dug or drilled to obtain water or oil or gas or brine
  • noun a cavity or vessel used to contain liquid

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single_out

  • verb select from a group
    • She was singled out for her outstanding performance
  • verb treat differently on the basis of sex or race
    discriminate; separate.

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camphor

  • noun a resin obtained from the camphor tree; used in making celluloid and liniment

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hydnocarpus_oil

  • noun oil from seeds of trees of the genus Hydnocarpus especially Hydnocarpus wightiana (Hydnocarpus laurifolia)

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mineral_oil

  • noun a distillate of petroleum (especially one used medicinally as a laxative or stool softener)

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essential_oil

  • noun an oil having the odor or flavor of the plant from which it comes; used in perfume and flavorings
    volatile oil.

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think_of

  • verb keep in mind for attention or consideration
    remember.
    • Remember the Alamo
    • Remember to call your mother every day!
    • Think of the starving children in India!
  • verb take into consideration, have in view
    think about; flirt with; entertain; toy with.
    • He entertained the notion of moving to South America

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turn_thumbs_down

  • verb vote against
    vote down.
    • The faculty turned thumbs down on the candidate for the Dean position

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salve

  • noun semisolid preparation (usually containing a medicine) applied externally as a remedy or for soothing an irritation
    unction; ointment; balm; unguent.
  • noun anything that remedies or heals or soothes
    • he needed a salve for his conscience

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babassu

  • noun tall feather palm of northern Brazil with hard-shelled nuts yielding valuable oil and a kind of vegetable ivory
    Orbignya phalerata; babassu palm; Orbignya spesiosa; Orbignya martiana; coco de macao.

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menhaden_oil

  • noun a fatty oil obtained from the menhaden fish and used in paint and ink and in treating leather

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tank_ship

  • noun a cargo ship designed to carry crude oil in bulk
    oiler; tanker; oil tanker.

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animal_oil

  • noun any oil obtained from animal substances

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christ

  • noun a teacher and prophet born in Bethlehem and active in Nazareth; his life and sermons form the basis for Christianity (circa 4 BC - AD 29)
    the Nazarene; Jesus of Nazareth; Good Shepherd; Jesus; Saviour; Redeemer; Savior; Deliverer; Jesus Christ.
  • noun any expected deliverer
    messiah.

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blow

  • noun a powerful stroke with the fist or a weapon
    • a blow on the head
  • noun an impact (as from a collision)
    bump.
    • the bump threw him off the bicycle

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cohune_oil

  • noun semisolid fat from nuts of the cohune palm; used in cooking and soap making
    cohune-nut oil; cohune fat.

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field

  • noun a piece of land cleared of trees and usually enclosed
    • he planted a field of wheat
  • noun a region where a battle is being (or has been) fought
    battlefield; battleground; field of battle; field of honor.
    • they made a tour of Civil War battlefields

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rose

  • noun any of many shrubs of the genus Rosa that bear roses
    rosebush.
  • noun pinkish table wine from red grapes whose skins were removed after fermentation began
    blush wine; pink wine; rose wine.

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anointing_of_the_sick

  • noun a Catholic sacrament; a priest anoints a dying person with oil and prays for salvation
    extreme unction; last rites.

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linseed_oil

  • noun a drying oil extracted from flax seed and used in making such things as oil paints
    flaxseed oil.

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outvote

  • verb defeat by a majority of votes
    • The Democrats outvoted the Republicans

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almond_oil

  • noun pale yellow fatty oil expressed from sweet or bitter almonds
    sweet almond oil; expressed almond oil.

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porpoise_oil

  • noun a yellow fatty oil obtained from porpoises and used as a fine lubricant

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opt

  • verb select as an alternative over another
    prefer; choose.
    • I always choose the fish over the meat courses in this restaurant
    • She opted for the job on the East coast

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casting

  • noun object formed by a mold
    cast.
  • noun the act of creating something by casting it in a mold
    molding.

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resid

  • noun oil products that remain after petroleum has been distilled
    residual oil.

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abhisheka

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apart

  • adjective satellite remote and separate physically or socially
    obscure; isolated.
    • existed over the centuries as a world apart
    • preserved because they inhabited a place apart"- W.H.Hudson
    • tiny isolated villages remote from centers of civilization
    • an obscure village
  • adjective satellite having characteristics not shared by others
    • scientists felt they were a group apart"- Vannever Bush

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sorting

  • noun an operation that segregates items into groups according to a specified criterion
    sort.
    • the bottleneck in mail delivery is the process of sorting
  • noun the basic cognitive process of arranging into classes or categories
    categorisation; categorization; classification.

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colza

  • noun Eurasian plant cultivated for its seed and as a forage crop
    Brassica napus; rape.

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draggled

  • adjective satellite limp and soiled as if dragged in the mud
    bedraggled.
    • the beggar's bedraggled clothes
    • scarecrows in battered hats or draggled skirts
  • verb make wet and dirty, as from rain
    bedraggle; draggle.

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facing

  • noun a lining applied to the edge of a garment for ornamentation or strengthening
  • noun an ornamental coating to a building
    veneer.

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chinese_wood_oil

  • noun a yellow oil obtained from the seeds of the tung tree
    tung oil.

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babacu

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essential

  • noun anything indispensable
    necessary; requirement; requisite; necessity.
    • food and shelter are necessities of life
    • the essentials of the good life
    • allow farmers to buy their requirements under favorable conditions
    • a place where the requisites of water fuel and fodder can be obtained
  • adjective satellite absolutely necessary; vitally necessary
    indispensable.
    • essential tools and materials
    • funds essential to the completion of the project
    • an indispensable worker

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lemon_grass

  • noun an aromatic oil that smells like lemon and is widely used in Asian cooking and in perfumes and medicines
    lemongrass oil; lemongrass.
  • noun a tropical grass native to India and Sri Lanka
    lemongrass.

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excerpt

  • noun a passage selected from a larger work
    excerption; extract; selection.
    • he presented excerpts from William James' philosophical writings
  • verb take out of a literary work in order to cite or copy
    take out; extract.

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wormwood_oil

  • noun a dark bitter oil obtained from wormwood leaves; flavors absinthe liqueurs
    absinthe oil.

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chaulmoogra

  • noun East Indian tree with oily seeds yield chaulmoogra oil used to treat leprosy
    chaulmugra; chaulmoogra tree; Taraktagenos kurzii; Hydnocarpus kurzii; Taraktogenos kurzii.

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flush

  • noun the period of greatest prosperity or productivity
    prime; flower; blossom; efflorescence; peak; bloom; heyday.
  • noun a rosy color (especially in the cheeks) taken as a sign of good health
    rosiness; blush; bloom.

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write_in

  • verb cast a vote by inserting a name that does not appear on the ballot
    • Many voters wrote in the names of strangers
  • verb write to an organization
    • Many listeners wrote in after the controversial radio program

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empanel

  • verb enter into a list of prospective jurors
    impanel.
  • verb select from a list
    panel; impanel.
    • empanel prospective jurors

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ballot

  • noun a document listing the alternatives that is used in voting
  • noun a choice that is made by counting the number of people in favor of each alternative
    vote; voting; balloting.
    • there were only 17 votes in favor of the motion
    • they allowed just one vote per person

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contaminating

  • adjective spreading pollution or contamination; especially radioactive contamination
    dirty.
    • the air near the foundry was always dirty
    • a dirty bomb releases enormous amounts of long-lived radioactive fallout
  • verb make impure
    foul; pollute; contaminate.
    • The industrial wastes polluted the lake

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attar

  • noun essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers
    atar; ottar; athar.

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lard

  • noun soft white semisolid fat obtained by rendering the fatty tissue of the hog
  • verb prepare or cook with lard
    • lard meat

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squirt

  • noun someone who is small and insignificant
    pip-squeak; small fry.
  • noun the occurrence of a sudden discharge (as of liquid)
    spurt; spirt; jet.

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flaxseed_oil

  • noun a drying oil extracted from flax seed and used in making such things as oil paints
    linseed oil.

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coated

  • adjective having a coating; covered with an outer layer or film; often used in combination
    • coated paper has a smooth polished coating especially suitable for halftone printing
    • sugar-coated pills
  • verb put a coat on; cover the surface of; furnish with a surface
    coat; surface.
    • coat the cake with chocolate

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rose_oil

  • noun a volatile fragrant oil obtained from fresh roses by steam distillation
    attar of roses.

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sift

  • verb move as if through a sieve
    • The soldiers sifted through the woods
  • verb separate by passing through a sieve or other straining device to separate out coarser elements
    strain; sieve.
    • sift the flour

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oiler

  • noun a worker who oils engines or machinery
  • noun a well that yields or has yielded oil
    oil well.

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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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on

  • adjective in operation or operational
    • left the oven on
    • the switch is in the on position
  • adjective (of events) planned or scheduled
    • the picnic is on, rain or shine
    • we have nothing on for Friday night

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hydnocarpus

  • noun medium to large Indonesian and Malaysian trees
    genus Hydnocarpus; Taraktagenos; genus Taraktagenos; genus Taraktogenos; Taraktogenos.

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wool_oil

  • noun any oil used to oil wool before spinning

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have

  • noun a person who possesses great material wealth
    rich person; wealthy person.
  • verb have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense
    hold; have got.
    • She has $1,000 in the bank
    • He has got two beautiful daughters
    • She holds a Master's degree from Harvard

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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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anointing

  • noun the act of applying oil or an oily liquid
    anointment.
  • verb choose by or as if by divine intervention
    anoint.
    • She was anointed the head of the Christian fundamentalist group

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bound

  • noun a line determining the limits of an area
    boundary; edge.
  • noun the line or plane indicating the limit or extent of something
    boundary; bounds.

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dubbin

  • noun tallow mixed with oil; used to make leather soft and waterproof

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down

  • noun soft fine feathers
    down feather.
  • noun (American football) a complete play to advance the football
    • you have four downs to gain ten yards

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determine

  • verb establish after a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study
    find out; find; ascertain.
    • find the product of two numbers
    • The physicist who found the elusive particle won the Nobel Prize
  • verb shape or influence; give direction to
    influence; shape; regulate; mold.
    • experience often determines ability
    • mold public opinion

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pick_over

  • verb separate or remove
    sieve out.
    • The customer picked over the selection

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oil_of_cloves

  • noun essential oil obtained from cloves and used to flavor medicines
    clove oil.

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co-opt

  • verb choose or elect as a fellow member or colleague
    • The church members co-opted individuals from similar backgrounds to replenish the congregation
  • verb neutralize or win over through assimilation into an established group
    • We co-opted the independent minority tribes by pulling them into the Northern Alliance

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seal_oil

  • noun a pale yellow to red-brown fatty oil obtained from seal blubber; used in making soap and dressing leather and as a lubricant

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axle_grease

  • noun a thick heavy grease used to lubricate axles

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attar_of_roses

  • noun a volatile fragrant oil obtained from fresh roses by steam distillation
    rose oil.

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lot

  • noun (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
    plenty; great deal; pot; sight; flock; mint; slew; mountain; deal; wad; muckle; pile; mickle; raft; quite a little; passel; hatful; mess; spate; heap; peck; stack; good deal; batch; tidy sum; mass.
    • a batch of letters
    • a deal of trouble
    • a lot of money
    • he made a mint on the stock market
    • see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos
    • it must have cost plenty
    • a slew of journalists
    • a wad of money
  • noun a parcel of land having fixed boundaries
    • he bought a lot on the lake

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wax

  • noun any of various substances of either mineral origin or plant or animal origin; they are solid at normal temperatures and insoluble in water
  • verb cover with wax
    • wax the car

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forward

  • noun the person who plays the position of forward in certain games, such as basketball, soccer, or hockey
  • noun a position on a basketball, soccer, or hockey team

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grunge

  • noun the state of being covered with unclean things
    grease; filth; dirt; soil; grime; stain.

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heating_oil

  • noun a petroleum product used for fuel
    fuel oil.

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cod-liver_oil

  • noun an oil obtained from the livers of cod and similar fishes; taken orally as a source of vitamins A and D
    cod liver oil.

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wool_grease

  • noun a yellow viscous animal oil extracted from wool; a mixture of fatty acids and esters; used in some ointments and cosmetics
    lanolin; wool fat.

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turpentine

  • noun obtained from conifers (especially pines)
    gum terpentine.
  • noun volatile liquid distilled from turpentine oleoresin; used as paint thinner and solvent and medicinally
    oil of turpentine; spirit of turpentine; turps.

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cohune

  • noun tropical American feather palm whose large nuts yield valuable oil and a kind of vegetable ivory
    cohune palm; Orbignya cohune.

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reset

  • noun device for resetting instruments or controls
  • verb set anew
    • They re-set the date on the clock

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shale_oil

  • noun oil extracted from oil shale by heating

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croton

  • noun grown in many varieties for their brightly colored foliage; widely cultivated as a houseplant
    Codiaeum variegatum.
  • noun tropical Asiatic shrub; source of croton oil
    Croton tiglium.

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up

  • verb raise
    • up the ante
  • adjective being or moving higher in position or greater in some value; being above a former position or level
    • the anchor is up
    • the sun is up
    • he lay face up
    • he is up by a pawn
    • the market is up
    • the corn is up

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limit

  • noun the greatest possible degree of something
    boundary; bound.
    • what he did was beyond the bounds of acceptable behavior
    • to the limit of his ability
  • noun final or latest limiting point
    terminus ad quem; terminal point.

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dirty

  • verb make soiled, filthy, or dirty
    begrime; soil; grime; bemire; colly.
    • don't soil your clothes when you play outside!
  • adjective soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime
    soiled; unclean.
    • dirty unswept sidewalks
    • a child in dirty overalls
    • dirty slums
    • piles of dirty dishes
    • put his dirty feet on the clean sheet
    • wore an unclean shirt
    • mining is a dirty job
    • Cinderella did the dirty work while her sisters preened themselves

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latch

  • noun spring-loaded doorlock that can only be opened from the outside with a key
    door latch.
  • noun catch for fastening a door or gate; a bar that can be lowered or slid into a groove

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wormwood

  • noun any of several low composite herbs of the genera Artemisia or Seriphidium

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single

  • noun a base hit on which the batter stops safely at first base
    bingle.
  • noun the smallest whole number or a numeral representing this number
    ace; I; unity; one; 1.
    • he has the one but will need a two and three to go with it
    • they had lunch at one

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ship

  • noun a vessel that carries passengers or freight
  • verb transport commercially
    send; transport.

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tiling

  • noun the application of tiles to cover a surface
  • verb cover with tiles
    tile.
    • tile the wall and the floor of the bathroom

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cream

  • noun the best people or things in a group
    pick.
    • the cream of England's young men were killed in the Great War
  • noun the part of milk containing the butterfat

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begrimed

  • adjective satellite thickly covered with ingrained dirt or soot
    grimy; dingy; grubby; raunchy; grungy.
    • a miner's begrimed face
    • dingy linen
    • grimy hands
    • grubby little fingers
    • a grungy kitchen
  • verb make soiled, filthy, or dirty
    begrime; soil; grime; bemire; dirty; colly.
    • don't soil your clothes when you play outside!

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salmon_oil

  • noun a fatty oil obtained from the wastes in canning salmon; used in making soap and dressing leather

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detail

  • noun an isolated fact that is considered separately from the whole
    item; point.
    • several of the details are similar
    • a point of information
  • noun a small part that can be considered separately from the whole
    item; particular.
    • it was perfect in all details

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clove_oil

  • noun essential oil obtained from cloves and used to flavor medicines
    oil of cloves.

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rose

  • noun any of many shrubs of the genus Rosa that bear roses
    rosebush.
  • noun pinkish table wine from red grapes whose skins were removed after fermentation began
    blush wine; pink wine; rose wine.

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lemongrass

  • noun an aromatic oil that smells like lemon and is widely used in Asian cooking and in perfumes and medicines
    lemon grass; lemongrass oil.
  • noun a tropical grass native to India and Sri Lanka
    lemon grass.

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hyssop_oil

  • noun used chiefly in liqueurs

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colly

  • verb make soiled, filthy, or dirty
    begrime; soil; grime; bemire; dirty.
    • don't soil your clothes when you play outside!

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sardine_oil

  • noun oil obtained from sardines and used chiefly as a lubricant and in soap

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oil_well

  • noun a well that yields or has yielded oil
    oiler.

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draw

  • noun a gully that is shallower than a ravine
  • noun an entertainer who attracts large audiences
    attraction; drawing card; attracter; attractor.
    • he was the biggest drawing card they had

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lard_oil

  • noun oil consisting chiefly of olein that is expressed from lard and used especially as a lubricant, cutting oil or illuminant

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mustard

  • noun any of several cruciferous plants of the genus Brassica
  • noun pungent powder or paste prepared from ground mustard seeds
    table mustard.

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lubricating_oil

  • noun a thick fatty oil (especially one used to lubricate machinery)
    grease.

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tallow_oil

  • noun an animal oil obtained by pressing tallow; used as a lubricant

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ointment

  • noun semisolid preparation (usually containing a medicine) applied externally as a remedy or for soothing an irritation
    unction; balm; salve; unguent.
  • noun toiletry consisting of any of various substances in the form of a thick liquid that have a soothing and moisturizing effect when applied to the skin
    emollient; cream.

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oiliness

  • noun consisting of or covered with oil
    oleaginousness; greasiness.
  • noun smug self-serving earnestness
    oleaginousness; fulsomeness; unction; smarminess; unctuousness.

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soorma

A preparation of antimony with which Mohammedan men anoint their eyelids.

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sardine

  • noun small fatty fish usually canned
    pilchard.
  • noun any of various small edible herring or related food fishes frequently canned

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dippel's_oil

  • noun dark-colored ill-smelling oil obtained by carbonizing bone; used especially in sheep dips and in denaturing alcohol
    bone oil.

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waxing

  • noun the application of wax to a surface
  • noun a gradual increase in magnitude or extent
    • the waxing of the moon

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train

  • noun public transport provided by a line of railway cars coupled together and drawn by a locomotive
    railroad train.
    • express trains don't stop at Princeton Junction
  • noun a sequentially ordered set of things or events or ideas in which each successive member is related to the preceding
    string.
    • a string of islands
    • train of mourners
    • a train of thought

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costus_oil

  • noun a yellow volatile essential oil obtained from costusroot; used in perfumes

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