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leap_year

  • noun in the Gregorian calendar: any year divisible by 4 except centenary years divisible by 400
    intercalary year; bissextile year; 366 days.

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throbbing

  • noun an instance of rapid strong pulsation (of the heart)
    throb; pounding.
    • he felt a throbbing in his head
  • noun a sound with a strong rhythmic beat
    • the throbbing of the engines

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natal_day

  • noun the date on which a person was born
    birthday.

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cycle_on

  • verb come to the starting point of a cycle

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invariable

  • noun a quantity that does not vary
    constant; constant quantity.
  • adjective not liable to or capable of change
    • an invariable temperature
    • an invariable rule
    • his invariable courtesy

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month

  • noun one of the twelve divisions of the calendar year
    calendar month.
    • he paid the bill last month
  • noun a time unit of approximately 30 days
    • he was given a month to pay the bill

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four

  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of three and one
    tetrad; quaternity; quadruplet; foursome; Little Joe; IV; quaternion; quatern; quaternary; quartet; 4.
  • noun a playing card or domino or die whose upward face shows four pips
    four-spot.

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disc

  • noun sound recording consisting of a disk with a continuous groove; used to reproduce music by rotating while a phonograph needle tracks in the groove
    phonograph recording; platter; phonograph record; record; disk.
  • noun something with a round shape resembling a flat circular plate
    disk; saucer.
    • the moon's disk hung in a cloudless sky

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saphar

  • noun the second month of the Islamic calendar
    Safar.

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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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disk

  • noun something with a round shape resembling a flat circular plate
    disc; saucer.
    • the moon's disk hung in a cloudless sky
  • noun a flat circular plate
    disc.

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issuer

  • noun an institution that issues something (securities or publications or currency etc.)

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darsana

  • noun (from the Sanskrit word for `to see') one of six orthodox philosophical systems or viewpoints on the nature of reality and the release from bondage to karma

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literary

  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of literature
    • literary criticism
  • adjective satellite knowledgeable about literature
    • a literary style

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pluviose

  • noun fifth month of the Revolutionary calendar (January and February); the rainy month

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rhythm

  • noun the basic rhythmic unit in a piece of music
    beat; musical rhythm.
    • the piece has a fast rhythm
    • the conductor set the beat
  • noun recurring at regular intervals
    regular recurrence.

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quarterly

  • noun a periodical that is published every quarter (or four issues per year)
  • adjective of or relating to or consisting of a quarter
    • quarterly report

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nov

  • noun the month following October and preceding December
    November.

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civil_year

  • noun the year (reckoned from January 1 to December 31) according to Gregorian calendar
    calendar year.

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alternating

  • adjective (of a current) reversing direction
    • alternating current
  • verb go back and forth; swing back and forth between two states or conditions
    jump; alternate.

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organisation

  • noun the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something
    governing body; administration; governance; organization; brass; establishment.
    • he claims that the present administration is corrupt
    • the governance of an association is responsible to its members
    • he quickly became recognized as a member of the establishment
  • noun a group of people who work together
    organization.

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vibrator

  • noun a mechanical device that vibrates
    • a reed is the vibrator that produces the sound
  • noun mechanical device that produces vibratory motion; used for massage

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noncyclic

  • adjective not cyclic
    noncyclical.
  • adjective satellite not having repeated cycles

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financial_year

  • noun any accounting period of 12 months
    fiscal year.

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cool

  • noun the quality of being at a refreshingly low temperature
    • the cool of early morning
  • noun great coolness and composure under strain
    sang-froid; aplomb; poise; assuredness.
    • keep your cool

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hebdomad

  • noun any period of seven consecutive days
    week.
    • it rained for a week

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fortnightly

  • adjective satellite occurring every two weeks
    biweekly.
  • adverb every two weeks
    biweekly.
    • he visited his cousins fortnightly

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messidor

  • noun tenth month of the Revolutionary calendar (June and July); the month of harvest

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eve

  • noun the day before
    • he always arrives on the eve of her departure
  • noun (Old Testament) Adam's wife in Judeo-Christian mythology: the first woman and mother of the human race; God created Eve from Adam's rib and placed Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden

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sivan

  • noun the ninth month of the civil year; the third month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in May and June)
    Siwan.

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science

  • noun a particular branch of scientific knowledge
    scientific discipline.
    • the science of genetics
  • noun ability to produce solutions in some problem domain
    skill.
    • the skill of a well-trained boxer
    • the sweet science of pugilism

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quasiperiodicity

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biological

  • adjective pertaining to biology or to life and living things
    biologic.
  • adjective of parents and children; related by blood
    • biological child

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auto_racing

  • noun the sport of racing automobiles
    car racing.

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ventose

  • noun sixth month of the Revolutionary calendar (February and March); the windy month

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round

  • noun a charge of ammunition for a single shot
    one shot; unit of ammunition.
  • noun an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs
    rhythm; cycle.
    • the never-ending cycle of the seasons

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intermittency

  • noun the quality of being intermittent; subject to interruption or periodic stopping
    intermittence.

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serial_publication

  • noun a periodical that appears at scheduled times
    series; serial.

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bimonthly

  • noun a periodical that is published twice a month or every two months (either 24 or 6 issues per year)
  • adjective satellite occurring twice a month
    semimonthly.
    • a semimonthly publication

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oscillation

  • noun the process of oscillating between states
  • noun (physics) a regular periodic variation in value about a mean
    vibration.

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trend

  • noun a general direction in which something tends to move
    tendency.
    • the shoreward tendency of the current
    • the trend of the stock market
  • noun general line of orientation
    course.
    • the river takes a southern course
    • the northeastern trend of the coast

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pass

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

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twenty-four_hours

  • noun time for Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis
    mean solar day; twenty-four hour period; solar day; day; 24-hour interval.
    • two days later they left
    • they put on two performances every day
    • there are 30,000 passengers per day

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acid

  • noun any of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt
  • noun street name for lysergic acid diethylamide
    Elvis; Zen; dose; battery-acid; back breaker; window pane; pane; Lucy in the sky with diamonds; loony toons; dot; superman.

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prosody

  • noun the patterns of stress and intonation in a language
    inflection.
  • noun (prosody) a system of versification
    poetic rhythm; rhythmic pattern.

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abridgement

  • noun a shortened version of a written work
    capsule; condensation; abridgment.

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even

  • noun the latter part of the day (the period of decreasing daylight from late afternoon until nightfall)
    eventide; evening; eve.
    • he enjoyed the evening light across the lake
  • verb make level or straight
    even out; level; flush.
    • level the ground

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hourly

  • adjective satellite occurring every hour or payable by the hour
    • hourly chimes
    • hourly pay
  • adverb every hour; by the hour
    • daily, hourly, I grew stronger

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latin

  • noun any dialect of the language of ancient Rome
  • noun an inhabitant of ancient Latium

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clock

  • noun a timepiece that shows the time of day
  • verb measure the time or duration of an event or action or the person who performs an action in a certain period of time
    time.
    • he clocked the runners

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phonograph_recording_disk

  • noun a disk coated with cellulose acetate
    acetate disk.

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boogie

  • noun an instrumental version of the blues (especially for piano)
    boogie-woogie.
  • verb dance to boogie music

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uniform

  • noun clothing of distinctive design worn by members of a particular group as a means of identification
  • verb provide with uniforms
    • The guards were uniformed

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lunar_month

  • noun the period between successive new moons (29.531 days)
    lunation; synodic month; moon.

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annals

  • noun reports of the work of a society or learned body etc
  • noun a chronological account of events in successive years
    chronological record.

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half-hourly

  • adjective satellite occurring ever half hour
  • adverb every thirty minutes, every half hour

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new

  • adjective not of long duration; having just (or relatively recently) come into being or been made or acquired or discovered
    • a new law
    • new cars
    • a new comet
    • a new friend
    • a new year
    • the New World
  • adjective satellite original and of a kind not seen before
    fresh; novel.
    • the computer produced a completely novel proof of a well-known theorem

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planchet

  • noun a flat metal disk ready for stamping as a coin
    coin blank.

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racing

  • noun the sport of engaging in contests of speed
  • verb move fast
    rush; bucket along; hotfoot; belt along; cannonball along; race; step on it; hie; hasten; speed; pelt along; rush along.
    • He rushed down the hall to receive his guests
    • The cars raced down the street

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western_church

  • noun the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
    Roman Catholic; Roman Church; Roman Catholic Church; Church of Rome.

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pus

  • noun the tenth month of the Hindu calendar
    Pansa.
  • noun a fluid product of inflammation
    festering; sanies; suppuration; purulence; ichor.

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hot_jazz

  • noun jazz that is emotionally charged and intense and marked by strong rhythms and improvisation

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honour

  • noun the state of being honored
    honor; laurels.
  • noun a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction
    accolade; honor; award; laurels.
    • an award for bravery

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compilation

  • noun something that is compiled (as into a single book or file)
    digest.
  • noun the act of compiling (as into a single book or file or list)
    compiling.
    • the job of compiling the inventory took several hours

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spacing

  • noun the time between occurrences of a repeating event
    • some women do not control the spacing of their children
  • noun the property possessed by an array of things that have space between them
    spatial arrangement.

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cardiac_cycle

  • noun the complete cycle of events in the heart from the beginning of one heart beat to the beginning of the next; an electrical impulse conducted through the heart muscle that constricts the atria which is followed by constriction of the ventricles
    • the cardiac cycle can be shown on an electrocardiogram

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coin_blank

  • noun a flat metal disk ready for stamping as a coin
    planchet.

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condenser

  • noun an electrical device characterized by its capacity to store an electric charge
    capacitance; capacitor; electrical condenser.
  • noun an apparatus that converts vapor into liquid

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intercalary

  • adjective satellite having a day or month inserted to make the calendar year correspond to the solar year: "Feb. 29 is an intercalary day"
    • a leap year is an intercalary year

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tremor

  • noun an involuntary vibration (as if from illness or fear)
    shudder.
  • noun a small earthquake
    earth tremor; microseism.

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biweekly

  • noun a periodical that is published twice a week or every two weeks (either 104 or 26 issues per year)
  • adjective satellite occurring every two weeks
    fortnightly.

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publisher

  • noun a firm in the publishing business
    publishing house; publishing company; publishing firm.
  • noun a person engaged in publishing periodicals or books or music

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bop

  • noun an early form of modern jazz (originating around 1940)
    bebop.
  • noun the law enforcement agency of the Justice Department that operates a nationwide system of prisons and detention facilities to incarcerate inmates sentenced to imprisonment for federal crimes
    Federal Bureau of Prisons.

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periodic_acid

  • noun any acid of iodine that contains oxygen

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metre

  • noun the basic unit of length adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites (approximately 1.094 yards)
    m; meter.
  • noun (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse
    beat; cadence; meter; measure.

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vibrate

  • verb shake, quiver, or throb; move back and forth rapidly, usually in an uncontrolled manner
  • verb move or swing from side to side regularly
    oscillate.
    • the needle on the meter was oscillating

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synodic_month

  • noun the period between successive new moons (29.531 days)
    lunation; lunar month; moon.

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periodic

  • adjective happening or recurring at regular intervals
    periodical.
    • the periodic appearance of the seventeen-year locust
  • adjective satellite recurring or reappearing from time to time
    occasional.
    • periodic feelings of anxiety

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pictorial

  • noun a periodical (magazine or newspaper) containing many pictures
  • adjective pertaining to or consisting of pictures
    pictural.
    • pictorial perspective
    • pictorial records

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resonance

  • noun an excited state of a stable particle causing a sharp maximum in the probability of absorption of electromagnetic radiation
  • noun a vibration of large amplitude produced by a relatively small vibration near the same frequency of vibration as the natural frequency of the resonating system

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atrioventricular

  • adjective relating to or affecting the atria and ventricles of the heart
    auriculoventricular.
    • atrioventricular disease

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midweekly

  • adjective satellite occurring during the middle of the week
    • midweekly prayer meetings

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criticism

  • noun disapproval expressed by pointing out faults or shortcomings
    unfavorable judgment.
    • the senator received severe criticism from his opponent
  • noun a serious examination and judgment of something
    critique.
    • constructive criticism is always appreciated

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aug

  • noun the month following July and preceding September
    August.

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extra

  • noun a minor actor in crowd scenes
    spear carrier; supernumerary.
  • noun an additional edition of a newspaper (usually to report a crisis)

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scansion

  • noun analysis of verse into metrical patterns

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time_interval

  • noun a definite length of time marked off by two instants
    interval.

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fiscal_year

  • noun any accounting period of 12 months
    financial year.

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singing

  • noun the act of singing vocal music
    vocalizing.
  • noun disclosing information or giving evidence about another
    telling; tattle.

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unit

  • noun any division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange
    unit of measurement.
    • the dollar is the United States unit of currency
    • a unit of wheat is a bushel
    • change per unit volume
  • noun an individual or group or structure or other entity regarded as a structural or functional constituent of a whole
    • the reduced the number of units and installations
    • the word is a basic linguistic unit

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swing_music

  • noun a style of jazz played by big bands popular in the 1930s; flowing rhythms but less complex than later styles of jazz
    jive; swing.

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recurrence

  • noun happening again (especially at regular intervals)
    return.
    • the return of spring

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from

Out of the neighborhood of; lessening or losing proximity to; leaving behind; by reason of; out of; by aid of; -- used whenever departure, setting out, commencement of action, being, state, occurrence, etc., or procedure, emanation, absence, separation, etc., are to be expressed. It is construed with, and indicates, the point of space or time at which the action, state, etc., are regarded as setting out or beginning; also, less frequently, the source, the cause, the occasion, out of which anything proceeds; -- the aritithesis and correlative of to; as, it, is one hundred miles from Boston to Springfield; he took his sword from his side; light proceeds from the sun; separate the coarse wool from the fine; men have all sprung from Adam, and often go from good to bad, and from bad to worse; the merit of an action depends on the principle from which it proceeds; men judge of facts from personal knowledge, or from testimony.
Experience from the time past to the time present. Bacon.
The song began from Jove. Drpden.
From high Mæonia's rocky shores I came. Addison.
If the wind blow any way from shore. Shak.
From sometimes denotes away from, remote from, inconsistent with. "Anything so overdone is from the purpose of playing." Shak. From, when joined with another preposition or an adverb, gives an opportunity for abbreviating the sentence. "There followed him great multitudes of people . . . from [the land] beyond Jordan." Math. iv. 25. In certain constructions, as from forth, from out, etc., the ordinary and more obvious arrangment is inverted, the sense being more distinctly forth from, out from -- from being virtually the governing preposition, and the word the adverb. See From off, under Off, adv., and From afar, under Afar, adv.
Sudden partings such as press The life from out young hearts. Byron.

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discus

  • noun an athletic competition in which a disk-shaped object is thrown as far as possible
  • noun a disk used in throwing competitions
    saucer.

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uniformity

  • noun a condition in which everything is regular and unvarying
  • noun the quality of lacking diversity or variation (even to the point of boredom)
    uniformness.

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to

The preposition to primarily indicates approach and arrival, motion made in the direction of a place or thing and attaining it, access; and also, motion or tendency without arrival; movement toward; -- opposed to from. "To Canterbury they wend." Chaucer.
Stay with us, go not to Wittenberg. Shak.
So to the sylvan lodge They came, that like Pomona's arbor smiled. Milton.
I'll to him again, . . . He'll tell me all his purpose. She stretched her arms to heaven. Dryden.

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swingy

  • adjective satellite characterized by a buoyant rhythm
    lilting; tripping; swinging.
    • an easy lilting stride
    • the flute broke into a light lilting air
    • a swinging pace
    • a graceful swingy walk
    • a tripping singing measure

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quivering

  • noun a shaky motion
    quiver; vibration; palpitation; trembling; shakiness; shaking.
    • the shaking of his fingers as he lit his pipe
  • noun the act of vibrating
    quiver; vibration.

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june

  • noun the month following May and preceding July

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germinal

  • noun seventh month of the Revolutionary calendar (March and April); the month of buds
  • adjective satellite containing seeds of later development
    seminal; originative.
    • seminal ideas of one discipline can influence the growth of another

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tripping

  • adjective satellite characterized by a buoyant rhythm
    swingy; lilting; swinging.
    • an easy lilting stride
    • the flute broke into a light lilting air
    • a swinging pace
    • a graceful swingy walk
    • a tripping singing measure
  • verb miss a step and fall or nearly fall
    stumble; trip.
    • She stumbled over the tree root

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music

  • noun an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
  • noun any agreeable (pleasing and harmonious) sounds
    euphony.
    • he fell asleep to the music of the wind chimes

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jive

  • noun a style of jazz played by big bands popular in the 1930s; flowing rhythms but less complex than later styles of jazz
    swing music; swing.
  • verb dance to jive music; dance the jive

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today

  • noun the present time or age
    • the world of today
    • today we have computers
  • noun the day that includes the present moment (as opposed to yesterday or tomorrow)
    • Today is beautiful
    • did you see today's newspaper?

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sapphic

  • adjective satellite a meter used by Sappho and named after her
  • adjective satellite of or relating to or characterized by homosexual relations between woman
    lesbian.

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menstrual

  • adjective of or relating to menstruation or the menses
    catamenial.
    • menstrual period

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semestrial

  • adjective satellite occurring every six months or during every period of six months
    semestral.

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iyyar

  • noun the eighth month of the civil year; the second month of the ecclesiastical year (in April and May)
    Iyar.

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day_of_the_month

  • noun the specified day of the month
    date.
    • what is the date today?

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company

  • noun an institution created to conduct business
    • he only invests in large well-established companies
    • he started the company in his garage
  • noun small military unit; usually two or three platoons

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recycle

  • verb cause to repeat a cycle
  • verb use again after processing
    reprocess; reuse.
    • We must recycle the cardboard boxes

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transient

  • noun one who stays for only a short time
    • transient laborers
  • noun (physics) a short-lived oscillation in a system caused by a sudden change of voltage or current or load

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new_jazz

  • noun any of various styles of jazz that appeared after 1940
    modern jazz; neo jazz.

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victory_lap

  • noun a lap by the winning person or team run to celebrate the victory
    lap of honour.

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hour

  • noun a period of time equal to 1/24th of a day
    hr; 60 minutes.
    • the job will take more than an hour
  • noun clock time
    time of day.
    • the hour is getting late

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car

  • noun a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine
    machine; motorcar; automobile; auto.
    • he needs a car to get to work
  • noun a wheeled vehicle adapted to the rails of railroad
    railroad car; railcar; railway car.
    • three cars had jumped the rails

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september

  • noun the month following August and preceding October
    Sept; Sep.

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printing

  • noun text handwritten in the style of printed matter
  • noun the business of producing printed material for sale or distribution

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sell-by_date

  • noun a date stamped on perishable produce indicating the date by which it should be sold

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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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heart

  • noun the locus of feelings and intuitions
    bosom.
    • in your heart you know it is true
    • her story would melt your bosom
  • noun the hollow muscular organ located behind the sternum and between the lungs; its rhythmic contractions move the blood through the body
    pump; ticker.
    • he stood still, his heart thumping wildly

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quiver

  • noun an almost pleasurable sensation of fright
    frisson; thrill; shudder; shiver; tingle; chill.
    • a frisson of surprise shot through him
  • noun a shaky motion
    quivering; vibration; palpitation; trembling; shakiness; shaking.
    • the shaking of his fingers as he lit his pipe

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dhu'l-hijjah

  • noun the twelfth month of the Islamic calendar and the season of the hajj; has one extra day in leap years
    Dhu'l-Hijja; Dhu al-Hijjah; Dhu al-Hijja.

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sidereal_month

  • noun period between successive conjunctions with a star, 27.322 days

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shivaism

  • noun a Hindu sect worshiping Shiva
    Sivaism.
  • noun worship of Shiva one of the 3 chief gods of the Hindu pantheon
    Sivaism.

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publishing_firm

  • noun a firm in the publishing business
    publisher; publishing house; publishing company.

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serial

  • noun a serialized set of programs
    series.
    • a comedy series
    • the Masterworks concert series
  • noun a periodical that appears at scheduled times
    series; serial publication.

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scat

  • noun singing jazz; the singer substitutes nonsense syllables for the words of the song and tries to sound like a musical instrument
    scat singing.
  • verb flee; take to one's heels; cut and run
    lam; run; head for the hills; hightail it; bunk; run away; take to the woods; scarper; escape; fly the coop; break away; turn tail.
    • If you see this man, run!
    • The burglars escaped before the police showed up

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heart_rhythm

  • noun the rhythm of a beating heart
    cardiac rhythm.

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frisbee

  • noun a light, plastic disk about 10 inches in diameter; propelled with a flip of the wrist for recreation or competition

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tebet

  • noun the fourth month of the civil year; the tenth month of the ecclesiastical year (in December and January)
    Tevet.

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chemical

  • noun material produced by or used in a reaction involving changes in atoms or molecules
    chemical substance.
  • adjective relating to or used in chemistry
    chemic.
    • chemical engineer
    • chemical balance

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hot

  • adjective used of physical heat; having a high or higher than desirable temperature or giving off heat or feeling or causing a sensation of heat or burning
    • hot stove
    • hot water
    • a hot August day
    • a hot stuffy room
    • she's hot and tired
    • a hot forehead
  • adjective satellite characterized by violent and forceful activity or movement; very intense
    raging.
    • the fighting became hot and heavy
    • a hot engagement
    • a raging battle
    • the river became a raging torrent

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off_year

  • noun a year in which productivity is low or inferior
  • noun a year in which no major political elections are held

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cadence

  • noun (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse
    beat; metre; meter; measure.
  • noun the close of a musical section

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circular

  • noun an advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet) intended for wide distribution
    handbill; flier; bill; broadside; flyer; broadsheet; throwaway.
    • he mailed the circular to all subscribers
  • adjective having a circular shape
    round.

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oscillatory

  • adjective satellite having periodic vibrations
    oscillating.

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nissan

  • noun the seventh month of the civil year; the first month of the ecclesiastic year (in March and April)
    Nisan.

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after

  • adjective satellite located farther aft
  • adverb happening at a time subsequent to a reference time
    afterwards; later; later on; subsequently; afterward.
    • he apologized subsequently
    • he's going to the store but he'll be back here later
    • it didn't happen until afterward
    • two hours after that

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mapping

  • noun (mathematics) a mathematical relation such that each element of a given set (the domain of the function) is associated with an element of another set (the range of the function)
    function; single-valued function; mathematical function; map.
  • noun (genetics) the process of locating genes on a chromosome
    chromosome mapping.

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collection

  • noun several things grouped together or considered as a whole
    assemblage; aggregation; accumulation.
  • noun a publication containing a variety of works
    compendium.

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birthday

  • noun an anniversary of the day on which a person was born (or the celebration of it)
  • noun the date on which a person was born
    natal day.

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mag

  • noun a periodic publication containing pictures and stories and articles of interest to those who purchase it or subscribe to it
    magazine.
    • it takes several years before a magazine starts to break even or make money

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date

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

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lap

  • noun the upper side of the thighs of a seated person
    • he picked up the little girl and plopped her down in his lap
  • noun an area of control or responsibility
    • the job fell right in my lap

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man

  • noun an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman)
    adult male.
    • there were two women and six men on the bus
  • noun someone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force
    military man; serviceman; military personnel.
    • two men stood sentry duty

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natural

  • noun someone regarded as certain to succeed
    • he's a natural for the job
  • noun a notation cancelling a previous sharp or flat
    cancel.

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element

  • noun an abstract part of something
    ingredient; constituent; factor; component.
    • jealousy was a component of his character
    • two constituents of a musical composition are melody and harmony
    • the grammatical elements of a sentence
    • a key factor in her success
    • humor: an effective ingredient of a speech
  • noun an artifact that is one of the individual parts of which a composite entity is made up; especially a part that can be separated from or attached to a system
    constituent; component.
    • spare components for cars
    • a component or constituent element of a system

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holy_week

  • noun the week before Easter
    Passion Week.

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common_meter

  • noun the usual (iambic) meter of a ballad
    common measure.

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asadha

  • noun the fourth month of the Hindu calendar
    Asarh.

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publishing_house

  • noun a firm in the publishing business
    publisher; publishing company; publishing firm.

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366_days

  • noun in the Gregorian calendar: any year divisible by 4 except centenary years divisible by 400
    intercalary year; bissextile year; leap year.

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office

  • noun place of business where professional or clerical duties are performed
    business office.
    • he rented an office in the new building
  • noun an administrative unit of government
    agency; authority; bureau; federal agency; government agency.
    • the Central Intelligence Agency
    • the Census Bureau
    • Office of Management and Budget
    • Tennessee Valley Authority

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astronomical

  • adjective relating or belonging to the science of astronomy
    astronomic.
    • astronomic telescope
  • adjective satellite inconceivably large
    galactic; astronomic.

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phagun

  • noun the twelfth month of the Hindu calendar
    Phalguna.

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meter

  • noun the basic unit of length adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites (approximately 1.094 yards)
    m; metre.
  • noun any of various measuring instruments for measuring a quantity

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jomada_i

  • noun the fifth month of the Islamic calendar
    Jumada I.

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jan

  • noun the first month of the year; begins 10 days after the winter solstice
    January.

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quake

  • noun shaking and vibration at the surface of the earth resulting from underground movement along a fault plane of from volcanic activity
    seism; temblor; earthquake.
  • verb shake with fast, tremulous movements
    palpitate; quiver.
    • His nostrils palpitated

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physical_science

  • noun the physical properties, phenomena, and laws of something
    physics.
    • he studied the physics of radiation

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vedism

  • noun the form of Hinduism that revolves primarily around the mythic version and ritual ideologies in the Vedas

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oct

  • noun the month following September and preceding November
    October.

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digest

  • noun a periodical that summarizes the news
  • noun something that is compiled (as into a single book or file)
    compilation.

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sha'ban

  • noun the eighth month of the Islamic calendar
    Shaaban.

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march

  • noun the month following February and preceding April
    Mar.
  • noun the act of marching; walking with regular steps (especially in a procession of some kind)
    marching.
    • it was a long march
    • we heard the sound of marching

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republication

  • noun something that has been published again; a fresh publication (as of a literary work)
  • noun the act of publishing again
    republishing.

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baisakh

  • noun the second month of the Hindu calendar
    Vaisakha.

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hebdomadal

  • adjective satellite of or occurring every seven days
    hebdomadary; weekly.
    • a weekly visit
    • weekly paper

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shudder

  • noun an almost pleasurable sensation of fright
    frisson; quiver; thrill; shiver; tingle; chill.
    • a frisson of surprise shot through him
  • noun an involuntary vibration (as if from illness or fear)
    tremor.

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week

  • noun any period of seven consecutive days
    hebdomad.
    • it rained for a week
  • noun hours or days of work in a calendar week
    workweek.
    • they worked a 40-hour week

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puck

  • noun a vulcanized rubber disk 3 inches in diameter that is used instead of a ball in ice hockey
    hockey puck.
  • noun a mischievous sprite of English folklore
    Robin Goodfellow.

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judaism

  • noun Jews collectively who practice a religion based on the Torah and the Talmud
    Hebraism; Jewish religion.
  • noun the monotheistic religion of the Jews having its spiritual and ethical principles embodied chiefly in the Torah and in the Talmud

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successiveness

  • noun a following of one thing after another in time
    chronological succession; succession; chronological sequence; sequence.
    • the doctor saw a sequence of patients

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auto

  • noun a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine
    machine; car; motorcar; automobile.
    • he needs a car to get to work

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adar

  • noun the sixth month of the civil year; the twelfth month of the ecclesiastic year in the Jewish calendar (in February and March)

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carnot's_ideal_cycle

  • noun a cycle (of expansion and compression) of an idealized reversible heat engine that does work without loss of heat
    Carnot cycle.

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semiweekly

  • noun a periodical that is published twice each week (or 104 issues per year)
  • adjective satellite occurring twice a week
    biweekly.

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shivah

  • noun (Judaism) a period of seven days of mourning after the death of close relative
    shibah; shiva.
    • the family is sitting shiva

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half

  • noun one of two equal parts of a divisible whole
    one-half.
    • half a loaf
    • half an hour
    • a century and one half
  • noun one of two divisions into which some games or performances are divided: the two divisions are separated by an interval

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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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yr

  • noun a period of time containing 365 (or 366) days
    twelvemonth; year.
    • she is 4 years old
    • in the year 1920

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shawwal

  • noun the tenth month of the Islamic calendar

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day

  • noun time for Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis
    twenty-four hours; mean solar day; twenty-four hour period; solar day; 24-hour interval.
    • two days later they left
    • they put on two performances every day
    • there are 30,000 passengers per day
  • noun some point or period in time
    • it should arrive any day now
    • after that day she never trusted him again
    • those were the days
    • these days it is not unusual

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trad

  • noun traditional jazz as revived in the 1950s

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term

  • noun a word or expression used for some particular thing
    • he learned many medical terms
  • noun a limited period of time
    • a prison term
    • he left school before the end of term

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nivose

  • noun fourth month of the Revolutionary calendar (December and January); the snowy month

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bimestrial

  • adjective satellite occurring every two months
    bimonthly.
    • bimonthly visits
  • adjective satellite two months long; lasting two months

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bring_out

  • verb make visible
    uncover; reveal; unveil.
    • Summer brings out bright clothes
    • He brings out the best in her
  • verb bring out of a specific state
    let out.

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token

  • noun an individual instance of a type of symbol
    item.
    • the word`error' contains three tokens of `r'
  • noun something serving as a sign of something else

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victory

  • noun a successful ending of a struggle or contest
    triumph.
    • a narrow victory
    • the general always gets credit for his army's victory
    • clinched a victory
    • convincing victory
    • the agreement was a triumph for common sense

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publishing_company

  • noun a firm in the publishing business
    publisher; publishing house; publishing firm.

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habitue

  • noun a regular patron
    regular; fixture.
    • an habitue of the racetrack
    • a bum who is a Central Park fixture

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week_from_monday

  • noun a time period of a week or more
    • a week from Monday will be too soon!

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mean

  • noun an average of n numbers computed by adding some function of the numbers and dividing by some function of n
    mean value.
  • verb mean or intend to express or convey
    intend.
    • You never understand what I mean!
    • what do his words intend?

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rhythmic

  • adjective recurring with measured regularity
    rhythmical.
    • the rhythmic chiming of church bells"- John Galsworthy
    • rhythmical prose

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uniformness

  • noun the quality of lacking diversity or variation (even to the point of boredom)
    uniformity.

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financial

  • adjective involving financial matters
    fiscal.
    • fiscal responsibility

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telescope

  • noun a magnifier of images of distant objects
    scope.
  • verb crush together or collapse
    • In the accident, the cars telescoped
    • my hiking sticks telescope and can be put into the backpack

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house

  • noun a dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families
    • he has a house on Cape Cod
    • she felt she had to get out of the house
  • noun the members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments
    firm; business firm.
    • he worked for a brokerage house

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fixture

  • noun an object firmly fixed in place (especially in a household)
  • noun a regular patron
    regular; habitue.
    • an habitue of the racetrack
    • a bum who is a Central Park fixture

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church_year

  • noun the year in the ecclesiastical calendar; especially feast days and special seasons
    Christian year.

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church_of_rome

  • noun the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
    Roman Catholic; Western Church; Roman Church; Roman Catholic Church.

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fortnight

  • noun a period of fourteen consecutive days
    two weeks.
    • most major tennis tournaments last a fortnight

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measure

  • noun any maneuver made as part of progress toward a goal
    step.
    • the situation called for strong measures
    • the police took steps to reduce crime
  • noun how much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify
    amount; quantity.

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ripple

  • noun a small wave on the surface of a liquid
    riffle; wavelet; rippling.
  • noun (electronics) an oscillation of small amplitude imposed on top of a steady value

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frimaire

  • noun third month of the Revolutionary calendar (November and December); the frosty month

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shevat

  • noun the fifth month of the civil year: the eleventh month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in January and February)
    Shebat.

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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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troll

  • noun (Scandanavian folklore) a supernatural creature (either a dwarf or a giant) that is supposed to live in caves or in the mountains
  • noun a partsong in which voices follow each other; one voice starts and others join in one after another until all are singing different parts of the song at the same time
    round.
    • they enjoyed singing rounds

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rain_date

  • noun an alternative date set for some outdoor event in case it rains on the appointed date
    • the rain date for the picnic will be the following Sunday

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theravada

  • noun one of two great schools of Buddhist doctrine emphasizing personal salvation through your own efforts; a conservative form of Buddhism that adheres to Pali scriptures and the non-theistic ideal of self purification to nirvana; the dominant religion of Sri Lanka (Ceylon) and Myanmar (Burma) and Thailand and Laos and Cambodia
    Theravada Buddhism.

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neo_jazz

  • noun any of various styles of jazz that appeared after 1940
    modern jazz; new jazz.

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cardiac_rhythm

  • noun the rhythm of a beating heart
    heart rhythm.

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publish

  • verb put into print
    print.
    • The newspaper published the news of the royal couple's divorce
    • These news should not be printed
  • verb prepare and issue for public distribution or sale
    bring out; release; issue; put out.
    • publish a magazine or newspaper

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reader

  • noun a person who enjoys reading
  • noun someone who contracts to receive and pay for a service or a certain number of issues of a publication
    subscriber.

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print

  • noun the text appearing in a book, newspaper, or other printed publication
    • I want to see it in print
  • noun a picture or design printed from an engraving

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car_racing

  • noun the sport of racing automobiles
    auto racing.

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triennial

  • noun the 300th anniversary (or the celebration of it)
    tercentennial; tercentenary.
  • adjective satellite occurring every third year or lasting 3 years

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issue

  • noun an important question that is in dispute and must be settled
    • the issue could be settled by requiring public education for everyone
    • politicians never discuss the real issues
  • noun one of a series published periodically
    number.
    • she found an old issue of the magazine in her dentist's waiting room

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chemical_element

  • noun any of the more than 100 known substances (of which 92 occur naturally) that cannot be separated into simpler substances and that singly or in combination constitute all matter
    element.

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philosophy

  • noun a belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by some group or school
    philosophical system; school of thought; ism; doctrine.
  • noun the rational investigation of questions about existence and knowledge and ethics

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aperiodic

  • adjective not recurring at regular intervals
    nonperiodic.

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semestral

  • adjective satellite occurring every six months or during every period of six months
    semestrial.

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tammuz

  • noun the tenth month of the civil year; the fourth month of the ecclesiastic year (in June and July)
    Thammuz.
  • noun Sumerian and Babylonian god of pastures and vegetation; consort of Inanna
    Dumuzi.

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succession

  • noun a following of one thing after another in time
    chronological succession; chronological sequence; successiveness; sequence.
    • the doctor saw a sequence of patients
  • noun a group of people or things arranged or following in order
    • a succession of stalls offering soft drinks
    • a succession of failures

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standard

  • noun a basis for comparison; a reference point against which other things can be evaluated
    measure; criterion; touchstone.
    • the schools comply with federal standards
    • they set the measure for all subsequent work
  • noun the ideal in terms of which something can be judged
    criterion.
    • they live by the standards of their community

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tantrism

  • noun movement within Buddhism combining elements of Hinduism and paganism
  • noun doctrine of enlightenment as the realization of the oneness of one's self and the visible world; combines elements of Hinduism and paganism including magical and mystical elements like mantras and mudras and erotic rites; especially influential in Tibet
    Tantra.

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24-hour_interval

  • noun time for Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis
    twenty-four hours; mean solar day; twenty-four hour period; solar day; day.
    • two days later they left
    • they put on two performances every day
    • there are 30,000 passengers per day

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rain

  • noun water falling in drops from vapor condensed in the atmosphere
    rainfall.
  • noun drops of fresh water that fall as precipitation from clouds
    rainwater.

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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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orb

  • noun the ball-shaped capsule containing the vertebrate eye
    eyeball.
  • noun an object with a spherical shape
    globe; ball.
    • a ball of fire

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brake_disk

  • noun a disk or plate that is fixed to the wheel; pressure is applied to it by the brake pads

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publication

  • noun a copy of a printed work offered for distribution
  • noun the act of issuing printed materials
    issue.

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iyar

  • noun the eighth month of the civil year; the second month of the ecclesiastical year (in April and May)
    Iyyar.

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monday

  • noun the second day of the week; the first working day
    Mon.

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apr

  • noun the month following March and preceding May
    April.

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shebat

  • noun the fifth month of the civil year: the eleventh month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in January and February)
    Shevat.

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circuit

  • noun an electrical device that provides a path for electrical current to flow
    electrical circuit; electric circuit.
  • noun a journey or route all the way around a particular place or area
    tour.
    • they took an extended tour of Europe
    • we took a quick circuit of the park
    • a ten-day coach circuit of the island

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swing

  • noun a state of steady vigorous action that is characteristic of an activity
    • the party went with a swing
    • it took time to get into the swing of things
  • noun mechanical device used as a plaything to support someone swinging back and forth

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chait

  • noun the first Hindu calendar month (corresponding to March in the Gregorian calendar)
    Caitra.

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asin

  • noun the seventh month of the Hindu calendar
    Asvina.

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thammuz

  • noun the tenth month of the civil year; the fourth month of the ecclesiastic year (in June and July)
    Tammuz.

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buddhist

  • noun one who follows the teachings of Buddha
  • adjective of or relating to or supporting Buddhism
    Buddhistic.
    • Buddhist sculpture

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number

  • noun the property possessed by a sum or total or indefinite quantity of units or individuals
    figure.
    • he had a number of chores to do
    • the number of parameters is small
    • the figure was about a thousand
  • noun a concept of quantity involving zero and units
    • every number has a unique position in the sequence

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libration

  • noun (astronomy) a real or apparent slow oscillation of a moon or satellite
    • the libration of the moon

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intoned

  • adjective satellite uttered in a monotonous cadence or rhythm as in chanting
    singsong; chantlike.
    • their chantlike intoned prayers
    • a singsong manner of speaking
  • verb utter monotonously and repetitively and rhythmically
    chant; tone; intone.
    • The students chanted the same slogan over and over again

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buddhism

  • noun a religion represented by the many groups (especially in Asia) that profess various forms of the Buddhist doctrine and that venerate Buddha
  • noun the teaching of Buddha that life is permeated with suffering caused by desire, that suffering ceases when desire ceases, and that enlightenment obtained through right conduct and wisdom and meditation releases one from desire and suffering and rebirth

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sravana

  • noun the fifth month of the Hindu calendar
    Sawan.

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periodical

  • noun a publication that appears at fixed intervals
  • adjective happening or recurring at regular intervals
    periodic.
    • the periodic appearance of the seventeen-year locust

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blank

  • noun a blank character used to separate successive words in writing or printing
    space.
    • he said the space is the most important character in the alphabet
  • noun a blank gap or missing part
    lacuna.

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dhu_al-qadah

  • noun the eleventh month of the Islamic calendar
    Dhu'l-Qa'dah.

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tomorrow

  • noun the day after today
    • what are our tasks for tomorrow?
  • noun the near future
    • tomorrow's world
    • everyone hopes for a better tomorrow

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jumada_i

  • noun the fifth month of the Islamic calendar
    Jomada I.

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sheet

  • noun any broad thin expanse or surface
    • a sheet of ice
  • noun paper used for writing or printing
    sheet of paper; piece of paper.

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periodicity

  • noun the quality of recurring at regular intervals
    cyclicity.

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critical_review

  • noun an essay or article that gives a critical evaluation (as of a book or play)
    critique; review; review article.

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twenty

  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of nineteen and one
    XX; 20.
  • noun a United States bill worth 20 dollars
    twenty dollar bill.

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tantra

  • noun any of a fairly recent class of Hindu or Buddhist religious literature concerned with ritual acts of body and speech and mind
  • noun doctrine of enlightenment as the realization of the oneness of one's self and the visible world; combines elements of Hinduism and paganism including magical and mystical elements like mantras and mudras and erotic rites; especially influential in Tibet
    Tantrism.

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system

  • noun instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity
    • he bought a new stereo system
    • the system consists of a motor and a small computer
  • noun a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole
    scheme.
    • a vast system of production and distribution and consumption keep the country going

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vibrate

  • verb shake, quiver, or throb; move back and forth rapidly, usually in an uncontrolled manner
  • verb move or swing from side to side regularly
    oscillate.
    • the needle on the meter was oscillating

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sep

  • noun the month following August and preceding October
    September; Sept.

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stock

  • noun the capital raised by a corporation through the issue of shares entitling holders to an ownership interest (equity)
    • he owns a controlling share of the company's stock
  • noun the merchandise that a shop has on hand
    inventory.
    • they carried a vast inventory of hardware
    • they stopped selling in exact sizes in order to reduce inventory

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time

  • noun an instance or single occasion for some event
    clip.
    • this time he succeeded
    • he called four times
    • he could do ten at a clip
  • noun a period of time considered as a resource under your control and sufficient to accomplish something
    • take time to smell the roses
    • I didn't have time to finish
    • it took more than half my time

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60_minutes

  • noun a period of time equal to 1/24th of a day
    hr; hour.
    • the job will take more than an hour

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circulate

  • verb become widely known and passed on
    spread; go around.
    • the rumor spread
    • the story went around in the office
  • verb cause to become widely known
    circularise; disseminate; distribute; broadcast; spread; circularize; disperse; pass around; propagate; diffuse.
    • spread information
    • circulate a rumor
    • broadcast the news

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dhu_al-hijjah

  • noun the twelfth month of the Islamic calendar and the season of the hajj; has one extra day in leap years
    Dhu'l-Hijja; Dhu al-Hijja; Dhu'l-Hijjah.

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nisan

  • noun the seventh month of the civil year; the first month of the ecclesiastic year (in March and April)
    Nissan.

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ellul

  • noun the twelfth month of the civil year; the sixth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in August and September)
    Elul.

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pace_lap

  • noun the first lap of a car race that prepares the cars for a fast start

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optical_condenser

  • noun lens used to concentrate light on an object
    condenser.

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optical

  • adjective of or relating to or involving light or optics
    • optical supplies
  • adjective relating to or using sight
    ocular; visual; optic.
    • ocular inspection
    • an optical illusion
    • visual powers
    • visual navigation

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singsong

  • noun a regular and monotonous rising and falling intonation
  • noun informal group singing of popular songs
    singalong.

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sept

  • noun the month following August and preceding October
    September; Sep.
  • noun people descended from a common ancestor
    kinfolk; family; family line; phratry; kinsfolk; folk.
    • his family has lived in Massachusetts since the Mayflower

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grace

  • noun (Christian theology) a state of sanctification by God; the state of one who is under such divine influence
    state of grace; saving grace.
    • the conception of grace developed alongside the conception of sin
    • it was debated whether saving grace could be obtained outside the membership of the church
    • the Virgin lived in a state of grace
  • noun elegance and beauty of movement or expression
    gracility.
    • a beautiful figure which she used in subtle movements of unparalleled grace

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oscillate

  • verb be undecided about something; waver between conflicting positions or courses of action
    hover; vacillate; vibrate.
    • He oscillates between accepting the new position and retirement
  • verb move or swing from side to side regularly
    vibrate.
    • the needle on the meter was oscillating

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cyclic

  • adjective conforming to the Carnot cycle
  • adjective forming a whorl or having parts arranged in a whorl
    • cyclic petals
    • cyclic flowers

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tibetan_buddhism

  • noun a Buddhist doctrine that includes elements from India that are not Buddhist and elements of preexisting shamanism
    Lamaism.

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recording

  • noun a signal that encodes something (e.g., picture or sound) that has been recorded
  • noun the act of making a record (especially an audio record)
    transcription.
    • she watched the recording from a sound-proof booth

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matter

  • noun a vaguely specified concern
    thing; affair.
    • several matters to attend to
    • it is none of your affair
    • things are going well
  • noun some situation or event that is thought about
    topic; issue; subject.
    • he kept drifting off the topic
    • he had been thinking about the subject for several years
    • it is a matter for the police

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future

  • noun the time yet to come
    time to come; futurity; hereafter.
  • noun a verb tense that expresses actions or states in the future
    future tense.

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musical_interval

  • noun the difference in pitch between two notes
    interval.

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yesterday

  • noun the day immediately before today
    • it was in yesterday's newspapers
  • noun the recent past
    • yesterday's solutions are not good enough
    • we shared many yesterdays

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carnot_cycle

  • noun a cycle (of expansion and compression) of an idealized reversible heat engine that does work without loss of heat
    Carnot's ideal cycle.

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solar_month

  • noun one-twelfth of a solar or tropical year

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rag

  • noun a small piece of cloth or paper
    tatter; shred; tag; tag end.
  • noun a week at British universities during which side-shows and processions of floats are organized to raise money for charities
    rag week.

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lilting

  • adjective satellite characterized by a buoyant rhythm
    swingy; tripping; swinging.
    • an easy lilting stride
    • the flute broke into a light lilting air
    • a swinging pace
    • a graceful swingy walk
    • a tripping singing measure
  • verb articulate in a very careful and rhythmic way
    lilt.

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due_date

  • noun the date on which an obligation must be repaid
    maturity; maturity date.

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fluctuation

  • noun a wave motion
    • the fluctuations of the sea
  • noun an instance of change; the rate or magnitude of change
    variation.

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disambiguation

  • noun clarification that follows from the removal of ambiguity

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modern

  • noun a contemporary person
  • noun a typeface (based on an 18th century design by Gianbattista Bodoni) distinguished by regular shape and hairline serifs and heavy downstrokes
    Bodoni font; modern font; Bodoni.

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maturity_date

  • noun the date on which an obligation must be repaid
    maturity; due date.

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concentration

  • noun the strength of a solution; number of molecules of a substance in a given volume
  • noun the spatial property of being crowded together
    compactness; tightness; denseness; density.

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cool_jazz

  • noun jazz that is restrained and fluid and marked by intricate harmonic structures often lagging slightly behind the beat

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sell

  • noun the activity of persuading someone to buy
    • it was a hard sell
  • verb exchange or deliver for money or its equivalent
    • He sold his house in January
    • She sells her body to survive and support her drug habit

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pictural

  • adjective pertaining to or consisting of pictures
    pictorial.
    • pictorial perspective
    • pictorial records

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chronological_succession

  • noun a following of one thing after another in time
    succession; chronological sequence; successiveness; sequence.
    • the doctor saw a sequence of patients

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tishri

  • noun the first month of the civil year; the seventh month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in September and October)

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lilt

  • noun a jaunty rhythm in music
    swing.
  • verb articulate in a very careful and rhythmic way

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tip_sheet

  • noun a publication containing the latest information or tips or predictions for a particular business or stock market information or horse racing results, etc.

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zen

  • noun school of Mahayana Buddhism asserting that enlightenment can come through meditation and intuition rather than faith; China and Japan
    Zen Buddhism.
  • noun a Buddhist doctrine that enlightenment can be attained through direct intuitive insight
    Zen Buddhism.

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neo

  • adjective satellite (used as a combining form) recent or new
    • `neo' is a combining form in words like `neocolonialism'

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vibration

  • noun the act of vibrating
    quivering; quiver.
  • noun a shaky motion
    quiver; quivering; palpitation; trembling; shakiness; shaking.
    • the shaking of his fingers as he lit his pipe

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phonograph

  • noun machine in which rotating records cause a stylus to vibrate and the vibrations are amplified acoustically or electronically
    record player.

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metrics

  • noun the study of poetic meter and the art of versification
    prosody.
  • noun a function of a topological space that gives, for any two points in the space, a value equal to the distance between them
    metric function; metric.

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regular

  • noun a regular patron
    fixture; habitue.
    • an habitue of the racetrack
    • a bum who is a Central Park fixture
  • noun a soldier in the regular army

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islamic_calendar_month

  • noun any lunar month in the Muslim calendar

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successive

  • adjective satellite in regular succession without gaps
    consecutive; serial; sequential; sequent.
    • serial concerts

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coin

  • noun a flat metal piece (usually a disc) used as money
  • verb make up
    • coin phrases or words

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measured

  • adjective having notes of fixed rhythmic value
    mensurable; mensural.
  • verb determine the measurements of something or somebody, take measurements of
    mensurate; measure out; measure.
    • Measure the length of the wall

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icon

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

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krishnaism

  • noun worship of Krishna the 8th avatar of Vishnu

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brumaire

  • noun second month of the Revolutionary calendar (October and November); the month of mist

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nighttime

  • noun the time after sunset and before sunrise while it is dark outside
    dark; night.

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rotary

  • noun a road junction at which traffic streams circularly around a central island
    traffic circle; circle; roundabout.
    • the accident blocked all traffic at the rotary
  • noun electrical converter consisting of a synchronous machine that converts alternating to direct current or vice versa
    rotary converter; synchronous converter.

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common_year

  • noun a year that is not a leap year
    365 days.

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orderly

  • noun a soldier who serves as an attendant to a superior officer
    • the orderly laid out the general's uniform
  • noun a male hospital attendant who has general duties that do not involve the medical treatment of patients
    hospital attendant.

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acetate_disk

  • noun a disk coated with cellulose acetate
    phonograph recording disk.

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principle

  • noun a basic generalization that is accepted as true and that can be used as a basis for reasoning or conduct
    rule.
    • their principles of composition characterized all their works
  • noun a rule or standard especially of good behavior
    • a man of principle
    • he will not violate his principles

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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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man_hour

  • noun a time unit used in industry for measuring work
    person hour.

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lamaism

  • noun a Buddhist doctrine that includes elements from India that are not Buddhist and elements of preexisting shamanism
    Tibetan Buddhism.

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impression

  • noun a vague idea in which some confidence is placed
    feeling; belief; opinion; notion.
    • his impression of her was favorable
    • what are your feelings about the crisis?
    • it strengthened my belief in his sincerity
    • I had a feeling that she was lying
  • noun an outward appearance
    effect.
    • he made a good impression
    • I wanted to create an impression of success
    • she retained that bold effect in her reproductions of the original painting

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horary

  • adjective relating to the hours
    • the horary cycle

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magha

  • noun the eleventh month of the Hindu calendar; corresponds to January in the Gregorian calendar
    Magh.

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bring

  • verb take something or somebody with oneself somewhere
    take; convey.
    • Bring me the box from the other room
    • Take these letters to the boss
    • This brings me to the main point
  • verb cause to come into a particular state or condition
    • Long hard years of on the job training had brought them to their competence
    • bring water to the boiling point

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reissue

  • noun a publication (such as a book) that is reprinted without changes or editing and offered again for sale
    reprint; reprinting.
  • verb print anew
    reprint.
    • They never reprinted the famous treatise

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relation

  • noun an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together
  • noun the act of sexual procreation between a man and a woman; the man's penis is inserted into the woman's vagina and excited until orgasm and ejaculation occur
    congress; intercourse; sexual intercourse; sex act; sexual relation; carnal knowledge; sexual congress; copulation; coitus; coition.

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calendar_month

  • noun one of the twelve divisions of the calendar year
    month.
    • he paid the bill last month

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mahayana_buddhism

  • noun one of two great schools of Buddhist doctrine emphasizing a common search for universal salvation especially through faith alone; the dominant religion of China and Tibet and Japan
    Mahayana.

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even_spacing

  • noun regularity of spacing

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hockey

  • noun a game resembling ice hockey that is played on an open field; two opposing teams use curved sticks try to drive a ball into the opponents' net
    field hockey.
  • noun a game played on an ice rink by two opposing teams of six skaters each who try to knock a flat round puck into the opponents' goal with angled sticks
    ice hockey; hockey game.

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ikon

  • noun a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface
    picture; image; icon.
    • they showed us the pictures of their wedding
    • a movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them
  • noun a conventional religious painting in oil on a small wooden panel; venerated in the Eastern Church
    icon.

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8

  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of seven and one
    ogdoad; octet; octad; eight; VIII; eighter; eighter from Decatur; octonary.
  • adjective satellite being one more than seven
    eight; viii.

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circle

  • noun ellipse in which the two axes are of equal length; a plane curve generated by one point moving at a constant distance from a fixed point
    • he calculated the circumference of the circle
  • noun an unofficial association of people or groups
    band; set; lot.
    • the smart set goes there
    • they were an angry lot

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orderliness

  • noun the quality of appreciating method and system
    methodicalness.
  • noun a condition of regular or proper arrangement
    order.
    • he put his desk in order
    • the machine is now in working order

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elul

  • noun the twelfth month of the civil year; the sixth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in August and September)
    Ellul.

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thermidor

  • noun eleventh month of the Revolutionary calendar (July and August); the month of heat

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invariability

  • noun a quality of uniformity and lack of variation
    evenness.
  • noun the quality of being resistant to variation
    invariableness; invariance.

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anomalistic

Irregular; departing from common or established rules.

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day-by-day

  • adjective satellite of or belonging to or occurring every day
    day-after-day; daily; day-to-day.
    • daily routine
    • a daily paper

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beat

  • noun a regular route for a sentry or policeman
    round.
    • in the old days a policeman walked a beat and knew all his people by name
  • noun the rhythmic contraction and expansion of the arteries with each beat of the heart
    heartbeat; pulsation; pulse.
    • he could feel the beat of her heart

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metrical_foot

  • noun (prosody) a group of 2 or 3 syllables forming the basic unit of poetic rhythm
    foot; metrical unit.

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jazz

  • noun empty rhetoric or insincere or exaggerated talk
    nothingness; malarky; idle words; malarkey; wind.
    • that's a lot of wind
    • don't give me any of that jazz
  • noun a genre of popular music that originated in New Orleans around 1900 and developed through increasingly complex styles

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capsule

  • noun a small container
  • noun a pill in the form of a small rounded gelatinous container with medicine inside

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compass

  • noun navigational instrument for finding directions
  • noun an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control: "the range of a supersonic jet"
    ambit; reach; orbit; range; scope.
    • a piano has a greater range than the human voice
    • the ambit of municipal legislation
    • within the compass of this article
    • within the scope of an investigation
    • outside the reach of the law
    • in the political orbit of a world power

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reprint

  • noun a publication (such as a book) that is reprinted without changes or editing and offered again for sale
    reissue; reprinting.
  • noun a separately printed article that originally appeared in a larger publication
    offprint; separate.

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chislev

  • noun the third month of the civil year; the ninth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in November and December)
    Kislev.

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floreal

  • noun eighth month of the Revolutionary calendar (April and May); the month of flowers

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chronological

  • adjective relating to or arranged according to temporal order
    • chronological age

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organ

  • noun a fully differentiated structural and functional unit in an animal that is specialized for some particular function
  • noun a government agency or instrument devoted to the performance of some specific function
    • The Census Bureau is an organ of the Commerce Department

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bhadon

  • noun the sixth month of the Hindu calendar
    Bhadrapada.

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literary_review

  • noun a review devoted to literary criticism

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common

  • noun a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area
    green; park; commons.
    • they went for a walk in the park
  • adjective belonging to or participated in by a community as a whole; public
    • for the common good
    • common lands are set aside for use by all members of a community

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new_edition

  • noun a publication (such as a book) that has been modified or updated and offered again for sale

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release

  • noun merchandise issued for sale or public showing (especially a record or film)
    • a new release from the London Symphony Orchestra
  • noun the act of liberating someone or something
    liberation; freeing.

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methodicalness

  • noun the quality of appreciating method and system
    orderliness.

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holy_year

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) a period of remission from sin (usually granted every 25 years)

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reference

  • noun a remark that calls attention to something or someone
    mention.
    • she made frequent mention of her promotion
    • there was no mention of it
    • the speaker made several references to his wife
  • noun a short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage
    acknowledgment; mention; citation; credit; cite; quotation.
    • the student's essay failed to list several important citations
    • the acknowledgments are usually printed at the front of a book
    • the article includes mention of similar clinical cases

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newspaper_publisher

  • noun the proprietor of a newspaper
    publisher.
  • noun a business firm that publishes newspapers
    newspaper; paper.
    • Murdoch owns many newspapers

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biannual

  • adjective satellite occurring or payable twice each year
    biyearly; semiannual; half-yearly.

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wedding_night

  • noun the night after the wedding when bride and groom sleep together

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relative

  • noun a person related by blood or marriage
    relation.
    • police are searching for relatives of the deceased
    • he has distant relations back in New Jersey
  • noun an animal or plant that bears a relationship to another (as related by common descent or by membership in the same genus)
    congeneric; congener; congenator.

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edition

  • noun the form in which a text (especially a printed book) is published
  • noun all of the identical copies of something offered to the public at the same time
    • the first edition appeared in 1920
    • it was too late for the morning edition
    • they issued a limited edition of Bach recordings

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vedanta

  • noun (from the Sanskrit for `end of the Veda') one of six orthodox philosophical systems or viewpoints rooted in the Upanishads as opposed to Mimamsa which relies on the Vedas and Brahmanas

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kislev

  • noun the third month of the civil year; the ninth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in November and December)
    Chislev.

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calendar

  • noun a system of timekeeping that defines the beginning and length and divisions of the year
  • noun a list or register of events (appointments or social events or court cases etc)
    • I have you on my calendar for next Monday

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time_of_day

  • noun clock time
    hour.
    • the hour is getting late

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reprinting

  • noun a publication (such as a book) that is reprinted without changes or editing and offered again for sale
    reprint; reissue.
  • verb print anew
    reissue; reprint.
    • They never reprinted the famous treatise

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merry-go-round

  • noun a never-ending cycle of activities and events (especially when they seem to have little purpose)
    • if we lose the election the whole legislative merry-go-round will have to start over
  • noun a large, rotating machine with seats for children to ride or amusement
    roundabout; whirligig; carrousel; carousel.

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calendar_year

  • noun the year (reckoned from January 1 to December 31) according to Gregorian calendar
    civil year.

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review

  • noun a new appraisal or evaluation
    reappraisal; reassessment; revaluation.
  • noun an essay or article that gives a critical evaluation (as of a book or play)
    critique; critical review; review article.

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shiva

  • noun (Judaism) a period of seven days of mourning after the death of close relative
    shibah; shivah.
    • the family is sitting shiva
  • noun the destroyer; one of the three major divinities in the later Hindu pantheon
    Siva.

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put_out

  • verb to cause inconvenience or discomfort to
    disoblige; bother; inconvenience; incommode; discommode; trouble.
    • Sorry to trouble you, but...
  • verb put out considerable effort
    • He put out the same for seven managers

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tendency

  • noun an attitude of mind especially one that favors one alternative over others
    disposition; inclination.
    • he had an inclination to give up too easily
    • a tendency to be too strict
  • noun an inclination to do something
    propensity; leaning.
    • he felt leanings toward frivolity

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metrical_unit

  • noun (prosody) a group of 2 or 3 syllables forming the basic unit of poetic rhythm
    foot; metrical foot.

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consecutive

  • adjective satellite one after the other
    back-to-back.
    • back-to-back home runs
  • adjective satellite in regular succession without gaps
    serial; sequential; sequent; successive.
    • serial concerts

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july

  • noun the month following June and preceding August

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modern_jazz

  • noun any of various styles of jazz that appeared after 1940
    neo jazz; new jazz.

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kartik

  • noun the eighth month of the Hindu calendar
    Karttika.

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mahayana

  • noun a major school of Buddhism teaching social concern and universal salvation; China; Japan; Tibet; Nepal; Korea; Mongolia
  • noun one of two great schools of Buddhist doctrine emphasizing a common search for universal salvation especially through faith alone; the dominant religion of China and Tibet and Japan
    Mahayana Buddhism.

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calendar_week

  • noun a period of seven consecutive days starting on Sunday
    week.

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anomalistic_month

  • noun period between successive perigees; approximately 27.5546 days

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dhu'l-qa'dah

  • noun the eleventh month of the Islamic calendar
    Dhu al-Qadah.

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hindooism

  • noun the religion of most people in India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Nepal
    Hinduism.
  • noun a body of religious and philosophical beliefs and cultural practices native to India and based on a caste system; it is characterized by a belief in reincarnation, by a belief in a supreme being of many forms and natures, by the view that opposing theories are aspects of one eternal truth, and by a desire for liberation from earthly evils
    Hinduism.

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concentrate

  • noun the desired mineral that is left after impurities have been removed from mined ore
    dressed ore.
  • noun a concentrated form of a foodstuff; the bulk is reduced by removing water

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biological_clock

  • noun an innate mechanism in living organisms that controls the periodicity of many physiological functions

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merry

  • adjective satellite full of or showing high-spirited merriment
    jocund; gay; mirthful; jolly; jovial.
    • when hearts were young and gay
    • a poet could not but be gay, in such a jocund company"- Wordsworth
    • the jolly crowd at the reunion
    • jolly old Saint Nick
    • a jovial old gentleman
    • have a merry Christmas
    • peals of merry laughter
    • a mirthful laugh
  • adjective satellite offering fun and gaiety
    festal; gay; festive.
    • a festive (or festal) occasion
    • gay and exciting night life
    • a merry evening

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article

  • noun nonfictional prose forming an independent part of a publication
  • noun one of a class of artifacts
    • an article of clothing

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intercalary_year

  • noun in the Gregorian calendar: any year divisible by 4 except centenary years divisible by 400
    bissextile year; 366 days; leap year.

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librate

  • verb determine the weight of
    weigh.
    • The butcher weighed the chicken
  • verb vibrate before coming to a total rest
    • the children's swing librated

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hours

  • noun a period of time assigned for work
    • they work long hours
  • noun an indefinite period of time
    • they talked for hours

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irregular

  • noun a member of an irregular armed force that fights a stronger force by sabotage and harassment
    guerrilla; guerilla; insurgent.
  • noun merchandise that has imperfections; usually sold at a reduced price without the brand name
    second.

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365_days

  • noun a year that is not a leap year
    common year.

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annual

  • noun (botany) a plant that completes its entire life cycle within the space of a year
  • noun a reference book that is published regularly once every year
    yearly; yearbook.

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phalguna

  • noun the twelfth month of the Hindu calendar
    Phagun.

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quantization

  • noun the act of dividing into quanta or expressing in terms of quantum theory
    quantisation.

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atrioventricular_nodal_rhythm

  • noun the normal cardiac rhythm when the heart is controlled by the atrioventricular node
    nodal rhythm.

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sawan

  • noun the fifth month of the Hindu calendar
    Sravana.

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bott

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vaisnavism

  • noun Hindu sect worshiping of Vishnu
    Vaishnavism.
  • noun worship of Vishnu one of the 3 chief gods of the Hindu pantheon
    Vaishnavism; Vishnuism.

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yearly

  • noun a reference book that is published regularly once every year
    annual; yearbook.
  • adjective satellite occurring or payable every year
    annual.
    • an annual trip to Paris
    • yearly medical examinations
    • annual (or yearly) income

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cadenced

  • adjective satellite marked by a rhythmical cadence
    cadent.
    • the cadenced crunch of marching feet

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period

  • noun an amount of time
    period of time; time period.
    • a time period of 30 years
    • hastened the period of time of his recovery
    • Picasso's blue period
  • noun the interval taken to complete one cycle of a regularly repeating phenomenon

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church

  • noun one of the groups of Christians who have their own beliefs and forms of worship
    Christian church.
  • noun a place for public (especially Christian) worship
    church building.
    • the church was empty

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vibrating_reed

  • noun a vibrator consisting of a thin strip of stiff material that vibrates to produce a tone when air streams over it
    reed.
    • the clarinetist fitted a new reed onto his mouthpiece

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jyaistha

  • noun the third month of the Hindu calendar
    Jeth.

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bissextile_year

  • noun in the Gregorian calendar: any year divisible by 4 except centenary years divisible by 400
    intercalary year; 366 days; leap year.

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recur

  • verb happen or occur again
    repeat.
    • This is a recurring story
  • verb return in thought or speech to something
    go back.

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chronobiology

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monthly

  • noun a periodical that is published every month (or 12 issues per year)
  • adjective satellite of or occurring or payable every month
    • monthly payments
    • the monthly newsletter

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due

  • noun that which is deserved or owed
    • give the devil his due
  • noun a payment that is due (e.g., as the price of membership)
    • the society dropped him for non-payment of dues

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evenness

  • noun the parity of even numbers (divisible by two)
  • noun a quality of uniformity and lack of variation
    invariability.

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bissextile

Leap year; every fourth year, in which a day is added to the month of February on account of the excess of the tropical year (365 d. 5 h. 48 m. 46 s.) above 365 days. But one day added every four years is equivalent to six hours each year, which is 11 m. 14 s. more than the excess of the real year. Hence, it is necessary to suppress the bissextile day at the end of every century which is not divisible by 400, while it is retained at the end of those which are divisible by 400.

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firm

  • noun the members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments
    house; business firm.
    • he worked for a brokerage house
  • verb become taut or tauter
    tauten.
    • Your muscles will firm when you exercise regularly
    • the rope tautened

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referee

  • noun (sports) the chief official (as in boxing or American football) who is expected to ensure fair play
    ref.
  • noun someone who reads manuscripts and judges their suitability for publication
    reviewer; reader.

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mimamsa

  • noun (from the Sanskrit word for `reflection' or `interpretation') one of six orthodox philosophical systems or viewpoints on ritual traditions rooted in the Vedas and the Brahmanas as opposed to Vedanta which relies mostly on the Upanishads

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shibah

  • noun (Judaism) a period of seven days of mourning after the death of close relative
    shiva; shivah.
    • the family is sitting shiva

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vaishnavism

  • noun Hindu sect worshiping of Vishnu
    Vaisnavism.
  • noun worship of Vishnu one of the 3 chief gods of the Hindu pantheon
    Vishnuism; Vaisnavism.

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two_weeks

  • noun a period of fourteen consecutive days
    fortnight.
    • most major tennis tournaments last a fortnight

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wedding

  • noun the social event at which the ceremony of marriage is performed
    hymeneals; wedding ceremony; nuptials.
  • noun the act of marrying; the nuptial ceremony
    marriage; marriage ceremony.
    • their marriage was conducted in the chapel

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repetition

  • noun an event that repeats
    repeat.
    • the events today were a repeat of yesterday's
  • noun the act of doing or performing again
    repeating.

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fokker

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funk

  • noun a state of nervous depression
    blue funk.
    • he was in a funk
  • noun United States biochemist (born in Poland) who showed that several diseases were caused by dietary deficiencies and who coined the term `vitamin' for the chemicals involved (1884-1967)
    Casimir Funk.

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nodal_rhythm

  • noun the normal cardiac rhythm when the heart is controlled by the atrioventricular node
    atrioventricular nodal rhythm.

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biyearly

  • adjective satellite occurring every second year
    biennial.
    • they met at biennial conventions
  • adjective satellite occurring or payable twice each year
    semiannual; biannual; half-yearly.

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twelvemonth

  • noun a period of time containing 365 (or 366) days
    yr; year.
    • she is 4 years old
    • in the year 1920

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value

  • noun a numerical quantity measured or assigned or computed
    • the value assigned was 16 milliseconds
  • noun the quality (positive or negative) that renders something desirable or valuable
    • the Shakespearean Shylock is of dubious value in the modern world

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pace

  • noun the rate of moving (especially walking or running)
    gait.
  • noun the distance covered by a step
    footstep; step; stride.
    • he stepped off ten paces from the old tree and began to dig

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bebop

  • noun an early form of modern jazz (originating around 1940)
    bop.
  • verb dance the bebop
    bop.

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muharrum

  • noun the first month of the Islamic calendar
    Moharram; Muharram.

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newspaper

  • noun a daily or weekly publication on folded sheets; contains news and articles and advertisements
    paper.
    • he read his newspaper at breakfast
  • noun a business firm that publishes newspapers
    paper; newspaper publisher.
    • Murdoch owns many newspapers

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property

  • noun something owned; any tangible or intangible possession that is owned by someone;
    belongings; holding.
    • that hat is my property
    • he is a man of property
  • noun a basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class
    • a study of the physical properties of atomic particles

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woogie

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loop

  • noun fastener consisting of a metal ring for lining a small hole to permit the attachment of cords or lines
    eyelet; grommet; grummet; cringle.
  • noun anything with a round or oval shape (formed by a curve that is closed and does not intersect itself)

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chronological_sequence

  • noun a following of one thing after another in time
    chronological succession; succession; successiveness; sequence.
    • the doctor saw a sequence of patients

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diaphragm

  • noun a mechanical device in a camera that controls size of aperture of the lens
    stop.
    • the new cameras adjust the diaphragm automatically
  • noun (anatomy) a muscular partition separating the abdominal and thoracic cavities; functions in respiration
    midriff.

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roman_catholic_church

  • noun the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
    Roman Catholic; Western Church; Roman Church; Church of Rome.

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metric

  • noun a function of a topological space that gives, for any two points in the space, a value equal to the distance between them
    metric function.
  • noun a decimal unit of measurement of the metric system (based on meters and kilograms and seconds)
    metric unit.
    • convert all the measurements to metric units
    • it is easier to work in metric

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hockey_puck

  • noun a vulcanized rubber disk 3 inches in diameter that is used instead of a ball in ice hockey
    puck.

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regularity

  • noun a property of polygons: the property of having equal sides and equal angles
    geometrical regularity.
  • noun the quality of being characterized by a fixed principle or rate
    • he was famous for the regularity of his habits

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rabi_i

  • noun the third month of the Islamic calendar

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brake

  • noun a restraint used to slow or stop a vehicle
  • noun any of various ferns of the genus Pteris having pinnately compound leaves and including several popular houseplants

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jomada_ii

  • noun the sixth month of the Islamic calendar
    Jumada II.

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swinging

  • noun changing location by moving back and forth
    vacillation; swing.
  • verb burn superficially or lightly
    swinge; singe.
    • I singed my eyebrows

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veadar

  • noun included seven times in every 19 years
    Adar Sheni.

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hinduism

  • noun the religion of most people in India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Nepal
    Hindooism.
  • noun a body of religious and philosophical beliefs and cultural practices native to India and based on a caste system; it is characterized by a belief in reincarnation, by a belief in a supreme being of many forms and natures, by the view that opposing theories are aspects of one eternal truth, and by a desire for liberation from earthly evils
    Hindooism.

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synodic

(Eccl.) Of or pertaining to a synod; transacted in, or authorized by, a synod; as, synodical proceedings or forms. "A synodical epistle." Bp. Stillingfleet.

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day-after-day

  • adjective satellite of or belonging to or occurring every day
    day-by-day; daily; day-to-day.
    • daily routine
    • a daily paper

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accounting_principle

  • noun a principle that governs current accounting practice and that is used as a reference to determine the appropriate treatment of complex transactions
    accounting standard.

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future_date

  • noun a particular day in the future that is specified as the time something will happen

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read

  • noun something that is read
    • the article was a very good read
  • verb interpret something that is written or printed
    • read the advertisement
    • Have you read Salman Rushdie?

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epoch

  • noun a period marked by distinctive character or reckoned from a fixed point or event
    era.
  • noun (astronomy) an arbitrarily fixed date that is the point in time relative to which information (as coordinates of a celestial body) is recorded
    date of reference.

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orbitual

  • adjective satellite describing a circle; moving in a circle
    rotary; circular.
    • the circular motion of the wheel

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review_article

  • noun an essay or article that gives a critical evaluation (as of a book or play)
    critique; critical review; review.

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week

  • noun any period of seven consecutive days
    hebdomad.
    • it rained for a week
  • noun hours or days of work in a calendar week
    workweek.
    • they worked a 40-hour week

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bhadrapada

  • noun the sixth month of the Hindu calendar
    Bhadon.

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fructidor

  • noun twelfth month of the Revolutionary calendar (August and September); the month of fruit

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asarh

  • noun the fourth month of the Hindu calendar
    Asadha.

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nightly

  • adjective satellite happening every night
    • nightly television now goes on until 3:00 or 4:00 a.m.
  • adverb at the end of each day
    every night.
    • she checks on her roses nightly

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scat_singing

  • noun singing jazz; the singer substitutes nonsense syllables for the words of the song and tries to sound like a musical instrument
    scat.

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cycle

  • noun an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs
    round; rhythm.
    • the never-ending cycle of the seasons
  • noun a series of poems or songs on the same theme
    • Schubert's song cycles

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d-day

  • noun date of the Allied landing in France, World War II
    6 June 1944.

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compendium

  • noun a publication containing a variety of works
    collection.
  • noun a concise but comprehensive summary of a larger work

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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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sidereal

  • adjective of or relating to the stars or constellations
    • sidereal bodies
    • the sidereal system
  • adjective (of divisions of time) determined by daily motion of the stars
    • sidereal time

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pictorial_matter

  • noun illustrations used to decorate or explain a text
    picture.
    • the dictionary had many pictures

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ramadan

  • noun the ninth month of the Islamic calendar; the month of fasting; the holiest period for the Islamic faith
  • noun (Islam) a fast (held from sunrise to sunset) that is carried out during the Islamic month of Ramadan

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morrow

  • noun the next day
    • whenever he arrives she leaves on the morrow

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person

  • noun a human being
    someone; somebody; soul; individual; mortal.
    • there was too much for one person to do
  • noun a human body (usually including the clothing)
    • a weapon was hidden on his person

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organization

  • noun a group of people who work together
    organisation.
  • noun an organized structure for arranging or classifying
    organisation; system; arrangement.
    • he changed the arrangement of the topics
    • the facts were familiar but it was in the organization of them that he was original
    • he tried to understand their system of classification

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jumada_ii

  • noun the sixth month of the Islamic calendar
    Jomada II.

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musical

  • noun a play or film whose action and dialogue is interspersed with singing and dancing
    musical comedy; musical theater.
  • adjective characterized by or capable of producing music
    • a musical evening
    • musical instruments

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safar

  • noun the second month of the Islamic calendar
    Saphar.

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adar_sheni

  • noun included seven times in every 19 years
    Veadar.

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lunation

  • noun the period between successive new moons (29.531 days)
    synodic month; lunar month; moon.

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homogeneity

  • noun the quality of being similar or comparable in kind or nature
    homogeneousness.
    • there is a remarkable homogeneity between the two companies
  • noun the quality of being of uniform throughout in composition or structure

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day-to-day

  • adjective satellite of or belonging to or occurring every day
    day-by-day; day-after-day; daily.
    • daily routine
    • a daily paper

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reviewer

  • noun someone who reads manuscripts and judges their suitability for publication
    referee; reader.
  • noun a writer who reports and analyzes events of the day
    commentator.

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weekly

  • noun a periodical that is published every week (or 52 issues per year)
  • adjective satellite of or occurring every seven days
    hebdomadary; hebdomadal.
    • a weekly visit
    • weekly paper

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jeth

  • noun the third month of the Hindu calendar
    Jyaistha.

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saktism

  • noun a Hindu sect worshiping Shakti
    Shaktism.
  • noun worship of Shakti as the wife of Shiva
    Shaktism.

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alternate

  • noun someone who takes the place of another person
    replacement; surrogate.
  • verb go back and forth; swing back and forth between two states or conditions
    jump.

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house_organ

  • noun a periodical published by a business firm for its employees and customers

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smoothness

  • noun a texture without roughness; smooth to the touch
    • admiring the slim smoothness of her thighs
    • some artists prefer the smoothness of a board
  • noun powerful and effective language
    eloquence; fluency.
    • his eloquence attracted a large congregation
    • fluency in spoken and written English is essential
    • his oily smoothness concealed his guilt from the police

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source

  • noun the place where something begins, where it springs into being
    origin; root; beginning; rootage.
    • the Italian beginning of the Renaissance
    • Jupiter was the origin of the radiation
    • Pittsburgh is the source of the Ohio River
    • communism's Russian root
  • noun a document (or organization) from which information is obtained
    • the reporter had two sources for the story

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magh

  • noun the eleventh month of the Hindu calendar; corresponds to January in the Gregorian calendar
    Magha.

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semimonthly

  • noun a periodical that is published twice each month (or 24 issues per year)
  • adjective satellite occurring twice a month
    bimonthly.
    • a semimonthly publication

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infradian

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date_of_reference

  • noun (astronomy) an arbitrarily fixed date that is the point in time relative to which information (as coordinates of a celestial body) is recorded
    epoch.

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samsara

  • noun (Hinduism and Buddhism) the endless cycle of birth and suffering and death and rebirth

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sivaism

  • noun a Hindu sect worshiping Shiva
    Shivaism.
  • noun worship of Shiva one of the 3 chief gods of the Hindu pantheon
    Shivaism.

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sequential

  • adjective satellite in regular succession without gaps
    consecutive; serial; sequent; successive.
    • serial concerts

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pansa

  • noun the tenth month of the Hindu calendar
    Pus.

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vendemiaire

  • noun first month of the Revolutionary calendar (September and October); the month of the grape harvest

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dark

  • noun absence of light or illumination
    darkness.
  • noun absence of moral or spiritual values
    iniquity; darkness; wickedness.
    • the powers of darkness

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half-yearly

  • adjective satellite occurring or payable twice each year
    biyearly; semiannual; biannual.
  • adverb every half year, every six months

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natal

  • adjective relating to or accompanying birth
    • natal injuries
    • natal day
    • natal influences
  • noun a region of eastern South Africa on the Indian Ocean
    KwaZulu-Natal.
    • Natal was renamed KwaZulu-Natal in 1994

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common_measure

  • noun a time signature indicating four beats to the bar
    common time; quadruple time; four-four time.
  • noun an integer that divides two (or more) other integers evenly
    common divisor; common factor.

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syncopated

  • adjective satellite stressing a normally weak beat
  • verb omit a sound or letter in a word
    syncopate.
    • syncopate a word

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asvina

  • noun the seventh month of the Hindu calendar
    Asin.

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theravada_buddhism

  • noun one of two great schools of Buddhist doctrine emphasizing personal salvation through your own efforts; a conservative form of Buddhism that adheres to Pali scriptures and the non-theistic ideal of self purification to nirvana; the dominant religion of Sri Lanka (Ceylon) and Myanmar (Burma) and Thailand and Laos and Cambodia
    Theravada.

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y2k

  • noun the year 2000 in the Gregorian calendar

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sympathetic_vibration

  • noun (physics) vibration produced by resonance

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hunt

  • noun an association of huntsmen who hunt for sport
    hunt club.
  • noun Englishman and Pre-Raphaelite painter (1827-1910)
    William Holman Hunt; Holman Hunt.

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semester

  • noun one of two divisions of an academic year
  • noun half a year; a period of 6 months

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orbit_period

  • noun the time it takes to complete one full orbit around a celestial body
    • the orbit period depends on the altitude of the satellite

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night

  • noun the time after sunset and before sunrise while it is dark outside
    dark; nighttime.
  • noun a period of ignorance or backwardness or gloom

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output

  • noun final product; the things produced
    end product.
  • noun production of a certain amount
    yield.

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twenty-four_hour_period

  • noun time for Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis
    twenty-four hours; mean solar day; solar day; day; 24-hour interval.
    • two days later they left
    • they put on two performances every day
    • there are 30,000 passengers per day

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two

  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one or a numeral representing this number
    II; deuce; 2.
  • noun one of the four playing cards in a deck that have two spots
    deuce.

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sequence

  • noun serial arrangement in which things follow in logical order or a recurrent pattern
    • the sequence of names was alphabetical
    • he invented a technique to determine the sequence of base pairs in DNA
  • noun a following of one thing after another in time
    chronological succession; succession; chronological sequence; successiveness.
    • the doctor saw a sequence of patients

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vishnuism

  • noun worship of Vishnu one of the 3 chief gods of the Hindu pantheon
    Vaishnavism; Vaisnavism.

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semiannual

  • adjective satellite occurring or payable twice each year
    biyearly; biannual; half-yearly.

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critique

  • noun an essay or article that gives a critical evaluation (as of a book or play)
    critical review; review; review article.
  • noun a serious examination and judgment of something
    criticism.
    • constructive criticism is always appreciated

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hebdomadary

  • adjective satellite of or occurring every seven days
    hebdomadal; weekly.
    • a weekly visit
    • weekly paper

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saucer

  • noun something with a round shape resembling a flat circular plate
    disc; disk.
    • the moon's disk hung in a cloudless sky
  • noun a small shallow dish for holding a cup at the table

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6_june_1944

  • noun date of the Allied landing in France, World War II
    D-day.

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chantlike

  • adjective satellite uttered in a monotonous cadence or rhythm as in chanting
    intoned; singsong.
    • their chantlike intoned prayers
    • a singsong manner of speaking

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new_year

  • noun the calendar year just begun

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sidereal_hour

  • noun 1/24 of a sidereal day

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normal

  • noun something regarded as a normative example
    formula; pattern; rule; convention.
    • the convention of not naming the main character
    • violence is the rule not the exception
    • his formula for impressing visitors
  • adjective conforming with or constituting a norm or standard or level or type or social norm; not abnormal
    • serve wine at normal room temperature
    • normal diplomatic relations
    • normal working hours
    • normal word order
    • normal curiosity
    • the normal course of events

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aghan

  • noun the ninth month of the Hindu calendar
    Margasivsa.

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moon

  • noun the natural satellite of the Earth
    • the average distance to the Moon is 384,400 kilometers
    • men first stepped on the moon in 1969
  • noun any object resembling a moon
    • he made a moon lamp that he used as a night light
    • the clock had a moon that showed various phases

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leap

  • noun a light, self-propelled movement upwards or forwards
    spring; leaping; bounce; bound; saltation.
  • noun an abrupt transition
    jump; saltation.
    • a successful leap from college to the major leagues

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critical

  • adjective marked by a tendency to find and call attention to errors and flaws
    • a critical attitude
  • adjective at or of a point at which a property or phenomenon suffers an abrupt change especially having enough mass to sustain a chain reaction
    • a critical temperature of water is 100 degrees C--its boiling point at standard atmospheric pressure
    • critical mass
    • go critical

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lunar

  • adjective of or relating to or associated with the moon
    • lunar surface
    • lunar module

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icity

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deadeye

  • noun a dead shot
  • noun (nautical) a round hardwood disk with holes and a grooved perimeter used to tighten a shroud

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sympathetic

  • adjective of or relating to the sympathetic nervous system
    • sympathetic neurons
    • sympathetic stimulation
  • adjective expressing or feeling or resulting from sympathy or compassion or friendly fellow feelings; disposed toward
    • sympathetic to the students' cause
    • a sympathetic observer
    • a sympathetic gesture

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journal

  • noun a daily written record of (usually personal) experiences and observations
    diary.
  • noun a periodical dedicated to a particular subject
    • he reads the medical journals

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oscillating

  • adjective satellite having periodic vibrations
    oscillatory.
  • verb be undecided about something; waver between conflicting positions or courses of action
    hover; vacillate; vibrate; oscillate.
    • He oscillates between accepting the new position and retirement

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jazzy

  • adjective satellite resembling jazz (especially in its rhythm)
  • adjective satellite (used especially of clothes) marked by conspicuous display
    showy; gaudy; sporty; flashy.

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margasivsa

  • noun the ninth month of the Hindu calendar
    Aghan.

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by

  • adverb so as to pass a given point
    past.
    • every hour a train goes past
  • adverb in reserve; not for immediate use
    away; aside.
    • started setting aside money to buy a car
    • put something by for her old age
    • has a nest egg tucked away for a rainy day

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august

  • noun the month following July and preceding September
    Aug.
  • adjective satellite of or befitting a lord
    lordly; grand.
    • heir to a lordly fortune
    • of august lineage

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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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lap_of_honour

  • noun a lap by the winning person or team run to celebrate the victory
    victory lap.

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cadent

  • adjective satellite marked by a rhythmical cadence
    cadenced.
    • the cadenced crunch of marching feet

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december

  • noun the last (12th) month of the year
    Dec.

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metrical

  • adjective based on the meter as a standard of measurement
    metric.
    • the metric system
    • metrical equivalents
  • adjective satellite the rhythmic arrangement of syllables
    metric; measured.

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magazine

  • noun a periodic publication containing pictures and stories and articles of interest to those who purchase it or subscribe to it
    mag.
    • it takes several years before a magazine starts to break even or make money
  • noun product consisting of a paperback periodic publication as a physical object
    • tripped over a pile of magazines

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biennial

  • noun (botany) a plant having a life cycle that normally takes two seasons from germination to death to complete; flowering biennials usually bloom and fruit in the second season
  • adjective having a life cycle lasting two seasons
    two-year.
    • a biennial life cycle
    • parsnips and carrots are biennial plants often grown as annuals

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menstrual_cycle

  • noun a recurring cycle (beginning at menarche and ending at menopause) in which the endometrial lining of the uterus prepares for pregnancy; if pregnancy does not occur the lining is shed at menstruation
    • the average menstrual cycle is 28 days

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block

  • noun a solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides)
    • the pyramids were built with large stone blocks
  • noun a rectangular area in a city surrounded by streets and usually containing several buildings
    city block.
    • he lives in the next block

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shaaban

  • noun the eighth month of the Islamic calendar
    Sha'ban.

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digestion

  • noun the process of decomposing organic matter (as in sewage) by bacteria or by chemical action or heat
  • noun the organic process by which food is converted into substances that can be absorbed into the body

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feb

  • noun the month following January and preceding March
    February.

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publishing

  • noun the business of issuing printed matter for sale or distribution
    publication.
  • verb put into print
    print; publish.
    • The newspaper published the news of the royal couple's divorce
    • These news should not be printed

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moharram

  • noun the first month of the Islamic calendar
    Muharrum; Muharram.

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redshift

  • noun (astronomy) a shift in the spectra of very distant galaxies toward longer wavelengths (toward the red end of the spectrum); generally interpreted as evidence that the universe is expanding
    red shift.

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civil

  • adjective satellite applying to ordinary citizens as contrasted with the military
    • civil authorities
  • adjective not rude; marked by satisfactory (or especially minimal) adherence to social usages and sufficient but not noteworthy consideration for others
    polite.
    • even if he didn't like them he should have been civil"- W.S. Maugham

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sappho

  • noun the Greek lyric poet of Lesbos; much admired although only fragments of her poetry have been preserved (6th century BC)

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image

  • noun an iconic mental representation
    mental image.
    • her imagination forced images upon her too awful to contemplate
  • noun (Jungian psychology) a personal facade that one presents to the world
    persona.
    • a public image is as fragile as Humpty Dumpty

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year

  • noun a period of time containing 365 (or 366) days
    yr; twelvemonth.
    • she is 4 years old
    • in the year 1920
  • noun a period of time occupying a regular part of a calendar year that is used for some particular activity
    • a school year

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rhythmical

  • adjective recurring with measured regularity
    rhythmic.
    • the rhythmic chiming of church bells"- John Galsworthy
    • rhythmical prose

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steadiness

  • noun freedom from wavering or indecision; constancy of resolve or conduct
    • He trusted her clear steadiness that she would do what she said
  • noun the quality of being steady or securely and immovably fixed in place
    firmness.

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caitra

  • noun the first Hindu calendar month (corresponding to March in the Gregorian calendar)
    Chait.

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weeknight

  • noun any night of the week except Saturday or Sunday

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rajab

  • noun the seventh month of the Islamic calendar

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roman_church

  • noun the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
    Roman Catholic; Western Church; Roman Catholic Church; Church of Rome.

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natural_philosophy

  • noun the science of matter and energy and their interactions
    physics.
    • his favorite subject was physics

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nodal

Of the nature of, or relating to, a node; as, a nodal point.

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shingon

  • noun a form of Buddhism emphasizing mystical symbolism of mantras and mudras and the Buddha's ideal which is inexpressible

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condense

  • verb undergo condensation; change from a gaseous to a liquid state and fall in drops
    distil; distill.
    • water condenses
    • The acid distills at a specific temperature
  • verb make more concise
    concentrate; digest.
    • condense the contents of a book into a summary

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pronunciation

  • noun the manner in which someone utters a word
    • they are always correcting my pronunciation
  • noun the way a word or a language is customarily spoken
    orthoepy.
    • the pronunciation of Chinese is difficult for foreigners
    • that is the correct pronunciation

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year_of_grace

  • noun any year of the Christian era

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solar_day

  • noun time for Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis
    twenty-four hours; mean solar day; twenty-four hour period; day; 24-hour interval.
    • two days later they left
    • they put on two performances every day
    • there are 30,000 passengers per day

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series

  • noun similar things placed in order or happening one after another
    • they were investigating a series of bank robberies
  • noun a serialized set of programs
    serial.
    • a comedy series
    • the Masterworks concert series

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prairial

  • noun ninth month of the Revolutionary calendar (May and June); the month of meadows

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november

  • noun the month following October and preceding December
    Nov.

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function

  • noun (mathematics) a mathematical relation such that each element of a given set (the domain of the function) is associated with an element of another set (the range of the function)
    single-valued function; mathematical function; mapping; map.
  • noun what something is used for
    use; role; purpose.
    • the function of an auger is to bore holes
    • ballet is beautiful but what use is it?

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dhu_al-hijja

  • noun the twelfth month of the Islamic calendar and the season of the hajj; has one extra day in leap years
    Dhu'l-Hijja; Dhu al-Hijjah; Dhu'l-Hijjah.

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rhythmicity

  • noun the rhythmic property imparted by the accents and relative durations of notes in a piece of music

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person_hour

  • noun a time unit used in industry for measuring work
    man hour.

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january

  • noun the first month of the year; begins 10 days after the winter solstice
    Jan.

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cyclicity

  • noun the quality of recurring at regular intervals
    periodicity.

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volume

  • noun the amount of 3-dimensional space occupied by an object
    • the gas expanded to twice its original volume
  • noun the property of something that is great in magnitude
    bulk; mass.
    • it is cheaper to buy it in bulk
    • he received a mass of correspondence
    • the volume of exports

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boogie-woogie

  • noun an instrumental version of the blues (especially for piano)
    boogie.

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ab

  • noun a bachelor's degree in arts and sciences
    Bachelor of Arts; Artium Baccalaurens; BA.
  • noun the eleventh month of the civil year; the fifth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in July and August)
    Av.

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reed

  • noun tall woody perennial grasses with hollow slender stems especially of the genera Arundo and Phragmites
  • noun United States journalist who reported on the October Revolution from Petrograd in 1917; founded the Communist Labor Party in America in 1919; is buried in the Kremlin in Moscow (1887-1920)
    John Reed.

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solar

  • adjective relating to or derived from the sun or utilizing the energies of the sun
    • solar eclipse
    • solar energy

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danceable

  • adjective satellite suitable for dancing

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christian_year

  • noun the year in the ecclesiastical calendar; especially feast days and special seasons
    church year.

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dec

  • noun the last (12th) month of the year
    December.
  • noun (astronomy) the angular distance of a celestial body north or to the south of the celestial equator; expressed in degrees; used with right ascension to specify positions on the celestial sphere
    declination; celestial latitude.

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characteristic

  • noun a prominent attribute or aspect of something
    feature.
    • the map showed roads and other features
    • generosity is one of his best characteristics
  • noun a distinguishing quality

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official

  • noun a worker who holds or is invested with an office
    functionary.
  • noun someone who administers the rules of a game or sport
    • the golfer asked for an official who could give him a ruling

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maturity

  • noun the period of time in your life after your physical growth has stopped and you are fully developed
    adulthood.
  • noun state of being mature; full development
    matureness.

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rag_week

  • noun a week at British universities during which side-shows and processions of floats are organized to raise money for charities
    rag.

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frequency

  • noun the number of occurrences within a given time period
    oftenness; frequence.
    • the frequency of modulation was 40 cycles per second
    • the frequency of his seizures increased as he grew older
  • noun the ratio of the number of observations in a statistical category to the total number of observations
    relative frequency.

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shaktism

  • noun a Hindu sect worshiping Shakti
    Saktism.
  • noun worship of Shakti as the wife of Shiva
    Saktism.

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jewish_calendar_month

  • noun a month in the Jewish calendar

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menstruation

  • noun the monthly discharge of blood from the uterus of nonpregnant women from puberty to menopause
    flow; period; menstruum; menses; catamenia.
    • the women were sickly and subject to excessive menstruation
    • a woman does not take the gout unless her menses be stopped"--Hippocrates
    • the semen begins to appear in males and to be emitted at the same time of life that the catamenia begin to flow in females"--Aristotle

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revolutionary_calendar_month

  • noun a month in the Revolutionary calendar

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tevet

  • noun the fourth month of the civil year; the tenth month of the ecclesiastical year (in December and January)
    Tebet.

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gregorian_calendar_month

  • noun a month in the Gregorian calendar

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steady

  • noun a person loved by another person
    truelove; sweetheart; sweetie.
  • verb make steady
    becalm; calm.
    • steady yourself

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karttika

  • noun the eighth month of the Hindu calendar
    Kartik.

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acetate

  • noun a salt or ester of acetic acid
    ethanoate.
  • noun a fabric made from fibers of cellulose acetate
    acetate rayon.

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october

  • noun the month following September and preceding November
    Oct.

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hindu_calendar_month

  • noun any lunisolar month in the Hindu calendar

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midweek

  • noun the middle of a week
  • noun the fourth day of the week; the third working day
    Wed; Wednesday.

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accounting

  • noun a convincing explanation that reveals basic causes
    • he was unable to give a clear accounting for his actions
  • noun a system that provides quantitative information about finances

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physical

  • adjective involving the body as distinguished from the mind or spirit
    • physical exercise
    • physical suffering
    • was sloppy about everything but her physical appearance
  • adjective relating to the sciences dealing with matter and energy; especially physics
    • physical sciences
    • physical laws

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mar

  • noun the month following February and preceding April
    March.
  • noun a mark or flaw that spoils the appearance of something (especially on a person's body)
    blemish; defect.
    • a facial blemish

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yoga

  • noun Hindu discipline aimed at training the consciousness for a state of perfect spiritual insight and tranquility that is achieved through the three paths of actions and knowledge and devotion
  • noun a system of exercises practiced as part of the Hindu discipline to promote control of the body and mind

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diurnal

  • adjective of or belonging to or active during the day
    • diurnal animals are active during the day
    • diurnal flowers are open during the day and closed at night
    • diurnal and nocturnal offices
  • adjective satellite having a daily cycle or occurring every day
    • diurnal rotation of the heavens

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may

  • noun the month following April and preceding June
  • noun thorny Eurasian shrub of small tree having dense clusters of white to scarlet flowers followed by deep red berries; established as an escape in eastern North America
    English hawthorn; Crataegus oxycantha; whitethorn; Crataegus laevigata.

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tip

  • noun the extreme end of something; especially something pointed
  • noun a relatively small amount of money given for services rendered (as by a waiter)
    baksheesh; pourboire; bakshis; bakshish; gratuity; backsheesh.

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catalexis

  • noun the absence of a syllable in the last foot of a line or verse

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rabi_ii

  • noun the fourth month of the Islamic calendar

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book

  • noun a written work or composition that has been published (printed on pages bound together)
    • I am reading a good book on economics
  • noun physical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together
    volume.
    • he used a large book as a doorstop

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roman_catholic

  • noun a member of the Roman Catholic Church
  • noun the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
    Western Church; Roman Church; Roman Catholic Church; Church of Rome.

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mathematics

  • noun a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
    maths; math.

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regular_recurrence

  • noun recurring at regular intervals
    rhythm.

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vaisakha

  • noun the second month of the Hindu calendar
    Baisakh.

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adonic

  • noun a verse line with a dactyl followed by a spondee or trochee; supposedly used in laments by Adonis
    Adonic line.
  • adjective or relating to or like Adonis

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picture

  • noun a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface
    image; ikon; icon.
    • they showed us the pictures of their wedding
    • a movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them
  • noun graphic art consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface
    painting.
    • a small painting by Picasso
    • he bought the painting as an investment
    • his pictures hang in the Louvre

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february

  • noun the month following January and preceding March
    Feb.

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repeat

  • noun an event that repeats
    repetition.
    • the events today were a repeat of yesterday's
  • verb to say, state, or perform again
    reiterate; ingeminate; retell; restate; iterate.
    • She kept reiterating her request

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mean_solar_day

  • noun time for Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis
    twenty-four hours; twenty-four hour period; solar day; day; 24-hour interval.
    • two days later they left
    • they put on two performances every day
    • there are 30,000 passengers per day

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passion_week

  • noun the week before Easter
    Holy Week.

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siwan

  • noun the ninth month of the civil year; the third month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in May and June)
    Sivan.

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variation

  • noun an instance of change; the rate or magnitude of change
    fluctuation.
  • noun an activity that varies from a norm or standard
    variance.
    • any variation in his routine was immediately reported

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april

  • noun the month following March and preceding May
    Apr.

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meaning

  • noun the message that is intended or expressed or signified
    signification; import; significance.
    • what is the meaning of this sentence
    • the significance of a red traffic light
    • the signification of Chinese characters
    • the import of his announcement was ambiguous
  • noun the idea that is intended
    substance.
    • What is the meaning of this proverb?

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muharram

  • noun the first month of the Islamic calendar
    Muharrum; Moharram.

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sequent

  • adjective satellite in regular succession without gaps
    consecutive; serial; sequential; successive.
    • serial concerts
  • adjective satellite following or accompanying as a consequence
    concomitant; accompanying; incidental; consequent; attendant; resultant; ensuant.
    • an excessive growth of bureaucracy, with attendant problems
    • snags incidental to the changeover in management
    • attendant circumstances
    • the period of tension and consequent need for military preparedness
    • the ensuant response to his appeal
    • the resultant savings were considerable

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abridgment

  • noun a shortened version of a written work
    capsule; condensation; abridgement.

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fiscal

  • adjective involving financial matters
    financial.
    • fiscal responsibility

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condensation

  • noun (psychoanalysis) an unconscious process whereby two ideas or images combine into a single symbol; especially in dreams
  • noun the process of changing from a gaseous to a liquid or solid state

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heshvan

  • noun the second month of the civil year; the eighth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in October and November)

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zen_buddhism

  • noun school of Mahayana Buddhism asserting that enlightenment can come through meditation and intuition rather than faith; China and Japan
    Zen.
  • noun a Buddhist doctrine that enlightenment can be attained through direct intuitive insight
    Zen.

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physics

  • noun the science of matter and energy and their interactions
    natural philosophy.
    • his favorite subject was physics
  • noun the physical properties, phenomena, and laws of something
    physical science.
    • he studied the physics of radiation

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dhu'l-hijja

  • noun the twelfth month of the Islamic calendar and the season of the hajj; has one extra day in leap years
    Dhu al-Hijjah; Dhu al-Hijja; Dhu'l-Hijjah.

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interval

  • noun a definite length of time marked off by two instants
    time interval.
  • noun a set containing all points (or all real numbers) between two given endpoints

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orbit

  • noun the (usually elliptical) path described by one celestial body in its revolution about another
    celestial orbit.
    • he plotted the orbit of the moon
  • noun a particular environment or walk of life
    arena; domain; sphere; area; field.
    • his social sphere is limited
    • it was a closed area of employment
    • he's out of my orbit

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daily

  • noun a newspaper that is published every day
  • adjective satellite of or belonging to or occurring every day
    day-by-day; day-after-day; day-to-day.
    • daily routine
    • a daily paper

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antiperiodicity

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av

  • noun the eleventh month of the civil year; the fifth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in July and August)
    Ab.

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quasicrystal

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