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restore

  • verb return to its original or usable and functioning condition
    reconstruct.
    • restore the forest to its original pristine condition
  • verb return to life; get or give new life or energy
    regenerate; rejuvenate.
    • The week at the spa restored me

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unconvertible

  • adjective used especially of currencies; incapable of being exchanged for or replaced by another currency of equal value
    unexchangeable; inconvertible.

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help

  • noun the activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose
    aid; assistance; assist.
    • he gave me an assist with the housework
    • could not walk without assistance
    • rescue party went to their aid
    • offered his help in unloading
  • noun a person who contributes to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose
    assistant; helper; supporter.
    • my invaluable assistant
    • they hired additional help to finish the work

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barter

  • noun an equal exchange
    swop; swap; trade.
    • we had no money so we had to live by barter
  • verb exchange goods without involving money

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restrain

  • verb keep under control; keep in check
    keep back; hold back; keep.
    • suppress a smile
    • Keep your temper
    • keep your cool
  • verb place limits on (extent or access)
    throttle; bound; restrict; trammel; limit; confine.
    • restrict the use of this parking lot
    • limit the time you can spend with your friends

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money

  • noun the most common medium of exchange; functions as legal tender
    • we tried to collect the money he owed us
  • noun wealth reckoned in terms of money
    • all his money is in real estate

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unitisation

  • noun (psychology) the configuration of smaller units of information into large coordinated units
    unitization; chunking.
  • noun the act of packaging cargo into unit loads
    unitization.

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relieve

  • verb provide physical relief, as from pain
    assuage; palliate; alleviate.
    • This pill will relieve your headaches
  • verb free someone temporarily from his or her obligations
    take over.

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spanking

  • noun the act of slapping on the buttocks
    • he gave the brat a good spanking
  • verb give a spanking to; subject to a spanking
    larrup; paddle; spank.

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cash_in_on

  • verb take advantage of or capitalize on

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alien

  • noun a person who comes from a foreign country; someone who does not owe allegiance to your country
    noncitizen; foreigner; outlander.
  • noun anyone who does not belong in the environment in which they are found
    unknown; stranger.

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commute

  • noun a regular journey of some distance to and from your place of work
    • there is standing room only on the high-speed commute
  • verb exchange positions without a change in value
    transpose.
    • These operators commute with each other

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interchangeability

  • noun the quality of being capable of exchange or interchange
    interchangeableness; fungibility; exchangeability.

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transposability

  • noun ability to change sequence
    permutableness; permutability.

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changeful

  • adjective such that alteration is possible; having a marked tendency to change
    changeable.
    • changeable behavior
    • changeable moods
    • changeable prices

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polish

  • noun the property of being smooth and shiny
    glossiness; burnish; gloss.
  • noun a highly developed state of perfection; having a flawless or impeccable quality
    culture; cultivation; finish; refinement.
    • they performed with great polish
    • I admired the exquisite refinement of his prose
    • almost an inspiration which gives to all work that finish which is almost art"--Joseph Conrad

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analogue

  • noun something having the property of being analogous to something else
    parallel; analog.
  • adjective of a circuit or device having an output that is proportional to the input
    linear; analog.
    • analogue device
    • linear amplifier

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exchangeability

  • noun the quality of being capable of exchange or interchange
    interchangeableness; fungibility; interchangeability.

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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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discipline

  • noun a branch of knowledge
    subject field; field of study; study; subject area; field; bailiwick; subject.
    • in what discipline is his doctorate?
    • teachers should be well trained in their subject
    • anthropology is the study of human beings
  • noun a system of rules of conduct or method of practice;
    • he quickly learned the discipline of prison routine
    • for such a plan to work requires discipline

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renunciant

  • adjective satellite used especially of behavior
    renunciative; self-abnegating; self-denying.

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fungible

  • noun a commodity that is freely interchangeable with another in satisfying an obligation
  • adjective satellite of goods or commodities; freely exchangeable for or replaceable by another of like nature or kind in the satisfaction of an obligation

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chump_change

  • noun a trifling sum of money
    chickenfeed; small change.

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abstemious

  • adjective sparing in consumption of especially food and drink
    • the pleasures of the table, never of much consequence to one naturally abstemious"- John Galsworthy
  • adjective satellite marked by temperance in indulgence
    light.
    • abstemious with the use of adverbs
    • a light eater
    • a light smoker
    • ate a light supper

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standardized

  • adjective satellite brought into conformity with a standard
    standardised.
    • standardized education
  • verb cause to conform to standard or norm
    standardise; standardize.
    • The weights and measures were standardized

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foreign_exchange

  • noun the system by which one currency is exchanged for another; enables international transactions to take place

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assuage

  • verb cause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of
    gruntle; placate; appease; conciliate; gentle; pacify; mollify; lenify.
    • She managed to mollify the angry customer
  • verb satisfy (thirst)
    quench; allay; slake.
    • The cold water quenched his thirst

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similarity

  • noun the quality of being similar
  • noun a Gestalt principle of organization holding that (other things being equal) parts of a stimulus field that are similar to each other tend to be perceived as belonging together as a unit
    law of similarity.

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humanitarian

  • noun someone devoted to the promotion of human welfare and to social reforms
    improver; do-gooder.
  • noun an advocate of the principles of humanism; someone concerned with the interests and welfare of humans
    humanist.

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better

  • noun something superior in quality or condition or effect
    • a change for the better
  • noun someone who bets
    wagerer; punter; bettor.

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add

  • verb make an addition (to); join or combine or unite with others; increase the quality, quantity, size or scope of
    • We added two students to that dorm room
    • She added a personal note to her letter
    • Add insult to injury
    • Add some extra plates to the dinner table
  • noun a condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders
    attention deficit hyperactivity disorder; minimal brain dysfunction; MBD; attention deficit disorder; minimal brain damage; hyperkinetic syndrome; ADHD.

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amelioration

  • noun the act of relieving ills and changing for the better
    melioration; betterment.

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swap

  • noun an equal exchange
    swop; barter; trade.
    • we had no money so we had to live by barter
  • verb exchange or give (something) in exchange for
    switch; swop; trade.

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turn_around

  • noun turning in an opposite direction or position
    reversal.
    • the reversal of the image in the lens
  • verb turn abruptly and face the other way, either physically or metaphorically
    swing about; swing around.
    • He turned around to face his opponent
    • My conscience told me to turn around before I made a mistake

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mend

  • noun sewing that repairs a worn or torn hole (especially in a garment)
    darn; patch.
    • her stockings had several mends
  • noun the act of putting something in working order again
    repair; reparation; fixing; fix; mending; fixture.

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pin_money

  • noun cash for day-to-day spending on incidental expenses
    spending money; pocket money.

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self-abnegating

  • adjective satellite used especially of behavior
    renunciative; self-denying; renunciant.

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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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palliative

  • noun remedy that alleviates pain without curing
    alleviant; alleviator.
  • adjective satellite moderating pain or sorrow by making it easier to bear
    lenitive; mitigative; mitigatory; alleviative; alleviatory.

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do

  • noun an uproarious party
    bash; brawl.
  • noun the syllable naming the first (tonic) note of any major scale in solmization
    doh; ut.

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overcapitalize

  • verb estimate the capital value of (a company) at an unreasonably or unlawfully high level
    overcapitalise.
  • verb overestimate the market value of
    overcapitalise.
    • overcapitalize a property

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rhombohedral

  • adjective satellite having threefold symmetry
    trigonal.

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remedy

  • noun act of correcting an error or a fault or an evil
    remediation; redress.
  • noun a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain
    curative; cure; therapeutic.

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around

  • adverb in the area or vicinity
    about.
    • a few spectators standing about
    • hanging around
    • waited around for the next flight
  • adverb by a circular or circuitous route
    • He came all the way around the base
    • the road goes around the pond

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touch

  • noun the event of something coming in contact with the body
    touching.
    • he longed for the touch of her hand
    • the cooling touch of the night air
  • noun the faculty by which external objects or forces are perceived through contact with the body (especially the hands)
    sense of touch; touch modality; skin senses; cutaneous senses.
    • only sight and touch enable us to locate objects in the space around us

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enrich

  • verb make better or improve in quality
    • The experience enriched her understanding
    • enriched foods
  • verb make wealthy or richer
    • the oil boom enriched a lot of local people

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educative

  • adjective satellite resulting in education
    • an educative experience

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fluid

  • noun a substance that is fluid at room temperature and pressure
  • noun continuous amorphous matter that tends to flow and to conform to the outline of its container: a liquid or a gas

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launder

  • verb cleanse with a cleaning agent, such as soap, and water
    wash.
    • Wash the towels, please!
  • verb convert illegally obtained funds into legal ones

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geometrical

  • adjective of or relating to or determined by geometry
    geometric.
  • adjective satellite characterized by simple geometric forms in design and decoration
    geometric.
    • a buffalo hide painted with red and black geometric designs

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break

  • noun some abrupt occurrence that interrupts an ongoing activity
    interruption.
    • the telephone is an annoying interruption
    • there was a break in the action when a player was hurt
  • noun an unexpected piece of good luck
    good luck; happy chance.
    • he finally got his big break

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punitory

  • adjective inflicting punishment
    punitive.
    • punitive justice
    • punitive damages

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retrievable

  • adjective satellite capable of being regained especially with effort
    • he believed the information was retrievable

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objurgate

  • verb express strong disapproval of
    excoriate; decry; reprobate; condemn.
    • We condemn the racism in South Africa
    • These ideas were reprobated
  • verb censure severely
    chastise; chasten; castigate; correct.
    • She chastised him for his insensitive remarks

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cashable

  • adjective satellite able to be converted into ready money or the equivalent
    redeemable.
    • a cashable check
    • cashable gambling chips
    • redeemable stocks and bonds
    • a redeemable coupon

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exchanger

  • noun one whose business is to exchange the money of one country for that of another country
    money changer.

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self-restraining

  • adjective satellite used of nonindulgent persons
    self-disciplined.

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trade

  • noun the commercial exchange (buying and selling on domestic or international markets) of goods and services
    • Venice was an important center of trade with the East
    • they are accused of conspiring to constrain trade
  • noun the skilled practice of a practical occupation
    craft.
    • he learned his trade as an apprentice

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betterment

  • noun a change for the better; progress in development
    advance; improvement.
  • noun an improvement that adds to the value of a property or facility

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reformist

  • noun a disputant who advocates reform
    reformer; meliorist; social reformer; crusader.
  • adjective satellite favoring or promoting reform (often by government action)
    reform-minded; progressive.

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condition

  • noun a state at a particular time
    status.
    • a condition (or state) of disrepair
    • the current status of the arms negotiations
  • noun an assumption on which rests the validity or effect of something else
    precondition; stipulation.

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like

  • noun a similar kind
    the likes of; the like.
    • dogs, foxes, and the like", "we don't want the likes of you around here
  • noun a kind of person
    ilk.
    • We'll not see his like again
    • I can't tolerate people of his ilk

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monkish

  • adjective satellite befitting a monk; inclined to self-denial

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assignable

  • adjective satellite legally transferable to the ownership of another
    transferrable; conveyable; negotiable; transferable.
    • negotiable bonds

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chasten

  • verb censure severely
    objurgate; chastise; castigate; correct.
    • She chastised him for his insensitive remarks
  • verb restrain
    moderate; temper.

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vicarious

  • adjective satellite experienced at secondhand
    • read about mountain climbing and felt vicarious excitement
  • adjective satellite occurring in an abnormal part of the body instead of the usual site involved in that function
    • vicarious menstruation

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isosceles

  • adjective satellite (of a triangle) having two sides of equal length

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unitization

  • noun (psychology) the configuration of smaller units of information into large coordinated units
    unitisation; chunking.
  • noun the act of packaging cargo into unit loads
    unitisation.

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sole

  • noun the underside of footwear or a golf club
  • noun lean flesh of any of several flatfish
    fillet of sole.

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disciplinal

  • adjective satellite designed to promote discipline
    disciplinary; corrective.
    • the teacher's action was corrective rather than instructional
    • disciplinal measures
    • the mother was stern and disciplinary

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reformable

  • adjective satellite susceptible to improvement or reform
    redeemable.
    • a redeemable sinner

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put_right

  • verb settle or put right
    straighten out; iron out.
    • we need to iron out our disagreements

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substitutability

  • noun exchangeability by virtue of being replaceable
    commutability; replaceability.

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radial

  • noun pneumatic tire that has radial-ply casing
    radial-ply tire; radial tire.
  • adjective relating to or near the radius
    • the radial aspect of the forearm

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small

  • noun the slender part of the back
  • noun a garment size for a small person

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enhance

  • verb increase
    heighten; raise.
    • This will enhance your enjoyment
    • heighten the tension
  • verb make better or more attractive
    • This sauce will enhance the flavor of the meat

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perfect

  • noun a tense of verbs used in describing action that has been completed (sometimes regarded as perfective aspect)
    perfective; perfect tense; perfective tense.
  • verb make perfect or complete
    hone.
    • perfect your French in Paris!

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permutability

  • noun ability to change sequence
    permutableness; transposability.

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isobilateral

  • adjective satellite having identical parts on each side of an axis
    bilaterally symmetric; bilaterally symmetrical; bilateral.

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spruce

  • noun light soft moderately strong wood of spruce trees; used especially for timbers and millwork
  • noun any coniferous tree of the genus Picea

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cold_cash

  • noun money in the form of cash that is readily available
    ready cash; ready money.
    • his wife was always a good source of ready cash
    • he paid cold cash for the TV set

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correctional

  • adjective satellite concerned with or providing correction
    • a correctional institution

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smooth

  • noun the act of smoothing
    • he gave his hair a quick smooth
  • verb make smooth or smoother, as if by rubbing
    smoothen.
    • smooth the surface of the wood

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furbish

  • verb polish and make shiny
    burnish; buff.
    • buff the wooden floors
    • buff my shoes

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hard

  • adjective not easy; requiring great physical or mental effort to accomplish or comprehend or endure
    difficult.
    • a difficult task
    • nesting places on the cliffs are difficult of access
    • difficult times
    • why is it so hard for you to keep a secret?
  • adjective dispassionate;
    • took a hard look
    • a hard bargainer

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enhancive

  • adjective satellite intensifying by augmentation and enhancement
    augmentative.
  • adjective satellite serving an aesthetic purpose in beautifying the body
    cosmetic.
    • cosmetic surgery
    • enhansive makeup

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self

  • noun your consciousness of your own identity
    ego.
  • noun a person considered as a unique individual
    • one's own self

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disciplined

  • adjective satellite obeying the rules
  • verb develop (children's) behavior by instruction and practice; especially to teach self-control
    discipline; train; check; condition.
    • Parents must discipline their children
    • Is this dog trained?

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exchangeable

  • adjective suitable to be exchanged
  • adjective capable of being exchanged for or replaced by something of equal value
    convertible.
    • convertible securities

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punitive

  • adjective inflicting punishment
    punitory.
    • punitive justice
    • punitive damages

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irredeemable

  • adjective satellite insusceptible of reform
    unreformable; irreclaimable; unredeemable.
    • vicious irreclaimable boys
    • irredeemable sinners
  • adjective satellite (of paper money) not convertible into coin at the pleasure of the holder

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castigate

  • verb censure severely
    objurgate; chastise; chasten; correct.
    • She chastised him for his insensitive remarks
  • verb inflict severe punishment on

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build_up

  • verb enlarge, develop, or increase by degrees or in stages
    • build up your savings
  • verb form or accumulate steadily
    progress; build; work up.
    • Resistance to the manager's plan built up quickly
    • Pressure is building up at the Indian-Pakistani border

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ameliorate

  • verb to make better
    better; amend; meliorate; improve.
    • The editor improved the manuscript with his changes
  • verb get better
    better; meliorate; improve.
    • The weather improved toward evening

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changeable

  • adjective capable of or tending to change in form or quality or nature
    mutable.
    • a mutable substance
    • the mutable ways of fortune
    • mutable weather patterns
    • a mutable foreign policy
  • adjective such that alteration is possible; having a marked tendency to change
    changeful.
    • changeable behavior
    • changeable moods
    • changeable prices

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cold

  • noun a mild viral infection involving the nose and respiratory passages (but not the lungs)
    common cold.
    • will they never find a cure for the common cold?
  • noun the absence of heat
    frigidness; coldness; frigidity; low temperature.
    • the coldness made our breath visible
    • come in out of the cold
    • cold is a vasoconstrictor

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analog

  • noun something having the property of being analogous to something else
    analogue; parallel.
  • adjective of a circuit or device having an output that is proportional to the input
    analogue; linear.
    • analogue device
    • linear amplifier

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fine-tune

  • verb improve or perfect by pruning or polishing
    down; polish; refine.
    • refine one's style of writing
  • verb adjust finely
    tweak.
    • fine-tune the engine

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blue

  • noun blue color or pigment; resembling the color of the clear sky in the daytime
    blueness.
    • he had eyes of bright blue
  • noun blue clothing
    • she was wearing blue

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bilaterally_symmetric

  • adjective satellite having identical parts on each side of an axis
    bilaterally symmetrical; bilateral; isobilateral.

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educate

  • verb give an education to
    • We must educate our youngsters better
  • verb create by training and teaching
    train; develop; prepare.
    • The old master is training world-class violinists
    • we develop the leaders for the future

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mitigative

  • adjective satellite moderating pain or sorrow by making it easier to bear
    lenitive; mitigatory; alleviative; alleviatory; palliative.

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good

  • noun benefit
    • for your own good
    • what's the good of worrying?
  • noun moral excellence or admirableness
    goodness.
    • there is much good to be found in people

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commutation

  • noun the travel of a commuter
    commuting.
  • noun a warrant substituting a lesser punishment for a greater one

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reform

  • noun a change for the better as a result of correcting abuses
    • justice was for sale before the reform of the law courts
  • noun a campaign aimed to correct abuses or malpractices
    • the reforms he proposed were too radical for the politicians

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fine

  • noun money extracted as a penalty
    amercement; mulct.
  • verb issue a ticket or a fine to as a penalty
    ticket.
    • I was fined for parking on the wrong side of the street
    • Move your car or else you will be ticketed!

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fungibility

  • noun the quality of being capable of exchange or interchange
    interchangeableness; exchangeability; interchangeability.

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disciplinary

  • adjective relating to discipline in behavior
    • disciplinary problems in the classroom
  • adjective relating to a specific field of academic study
    • economics in its modern disciplinary sense

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symmetric

  • adjective having similarity in size, shape, and relative position of corresponding parts
    symmetrical.

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beautify

  • verb make more beautiful
    fancify; embellish; prettify.
  • verb be beautiful to look at
    deck; embellish; decorate; grace; adorn.
    • Flowers adorned the tables everywhere

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cruciate

  • adjective satellite shaped like a cross
    cruciform.

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pin

  • noun a piece of jewelry that is pinned onto the wearer's garment
  • noun when a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat
    fall.

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capital

  • noun assets available for use in the production of further assets
    working capital.
  • noun wealth in the form of money or property owned by a person or business and human resources of economic value

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geometric

  • adjective satellite characterized by simple geometric forms in design and decoration
    geometrical.
    • a buffalo hide painted with red and black geometric designs
  • adjective of or relating to or determined by geometry
    geometrical.

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correct

  • verb make right or correct
    right; rectify.
    • Correct the mistakes
    • rectify the calculation
  • verb make reparations or amends for
    compensate; right; redress.
    • right a wrongs done to the victims of the Holocaust

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stern

  • noun the rear part of a ship
    poop; quarter; after part; tail.
  • noun United States concert violinist (born in Russia in 1920)
    Isaac Stern.

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lenitive

  • noun remedy that eases pain and discomfort
  • adjective satellite moderating pain or sorrow by making it easier to bear
    mitigative; mitigatory; alleviative; alleviatory; palliative.

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spending_money

  • noun cash for day-to-day spending on incidental expenses
    pocket money; pin money.

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small_change

  • noun a trifling sum of money
    chump change; chickenfeed.

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exchange

  • noun chemical process in which one atom or ion or group changes places with another
  • noun a mutual expression of views (especially an unpleasant one)
    • they had a bitter exchange

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refine

  • verb improve or perfect by pruning or polishing
    down; polish; fine-tune.
    • refine one's style of writing
  • verb make more complex, intricate, or richer
    rarify; elaborate; complicate.
    • refine a design or pattern

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radially

  • adverb in a radial manner
    • an imaginative dispersal of the pews radially from the central focus of the pulpit

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pay_off

  • verb yield a profit or result
    • His efforts finally paid off
  • verb eliminate by paying off (debts)
    liquidate.

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disposable

  • noun an item that can be disposed of after it has been used
  • adjective free or available for use or disposition
    • every disposable piece of equipment was sent to the fire
    • disposable assets

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stellate

  • adjective satellite arranged like rays or radii; radiating from a common center
    radiate; radial.
    • radial symmetry
    • a starlike or stellate arrangement of petals
    • many cities show a radial pattern of main highways

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reformative

  • adjective satellite tending to reform
    reformatory.
    • reformative and rehabilitative agencies
    • reformatory punishment

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touch_on

  • verb refer to or discuss briefly
  • verb be relevant to
    relate; pertain; have-to doe with; bear on; touch; come to; refer; concern.
    • There were lots of questions referring to her talk
    • My remark pertained to your earlier comments

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remedial

  • adjective satellite tending or intended to rectify or improve
    • a remedial reading course
    • remedial education
  • adjective satellite tending to cure or restore to health
    alterative; healing; sanative; curative; therapeutic.
    • curative powers of herbal remedies
    • her gentle healing hand
    • remedial surgery
    • a sanative environment of mountains and fresh air
    • a therapeutic agent
    • therapeutic diets

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hard_currency

  • noun a currency that is not likely to depreciate suddenly in value
    • the countries agreed to conduct their bilateral trade in hard currency, replacing previous barter arrangements
    • Germany once had a solid economy, good fiscal and monetary policies, and a hard currency
  • noun money in the form of bills or coins
    hard cash; cash.
    • there is a desperate shortage of hard cash

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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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interchangeable

  • adjective satellite (mathematics, logic) such that the arguments or roles can be interchanged
    • the arguments of the symmetric relation, `is a sister of,' are interchangeable
  • adjective satellite capable of replacing or changing places with something else; permitting mutual substitution without loss of function or suitability
    standardised; exchangeable; similar; standardized.
    • interchangeable electric outlets" "interchangeable parts

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convertible

  • noun a car that has top that can be folded or removed
  • noun a corporate security (usually bonds or preferred stock) that can be exchanged for another form of security (usually common stock)
    convertible security.

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swop

  • noun an equal exchange
    swap; barter; trade.
    • we had no money so we had to live by barter
  • verb exchange or give (something) in exchange for
    switch; swap; trade.

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change

  • noun an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another
    modification; alteration.
    • the change was intended to increase sales
    • this storm is certainly a change for the worse
    • the neighborhood had undergone few modifications since his last visit years ago
  • noun a relational difference between states; especially between states before and after some event
    • he attributed the change to their marriage

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improve

  • verb to make better
    better; amend; ameliorate; meliorate.
    • The editor improved the manuscript with his changes
  • verb get better
    better; ameliorate; meliorate.
    • The weather improved toward evening

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advance

  • noun a movement forward
    progress; progression.
    • he listened for the progress of the troops
  • noun a change for the better; progress in development
    betterment; improvement.

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convert

  • noun a person who has been converted to another religious or political belief
  • verb change from one system to another or to a new plan or policy
    change over.
    • We converted from 220 to 110 Volt

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alleviative

  • adjective satellite moderating pain or sorrow by making it easier to bear
    lenitive; mitigative; mitigatory; alleviatory; palliative.

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substitutable

  • adjective satellite (of words) interchangeable in a given context without changing the import of the expression
  • adjective satellite capable of being exchanged for another or for something else that is equivalent
    commutable.

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puritanic

  • adjective satellite morally rigorous and strict
    blue; puritanical.
    • the puritan work ethic
    • puritanic distaste for alcohol
    • she was anything but puritanical in her behavior

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ameliorative

  • adjective satellite tending to ameliorate
    ameliorating; meliorative; amelioratory.

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transferable

  • adjective satellite capable of being moved or conveyed from one place to another
    transferrable; transportable; movable; moveable.
  • adjective satellite legally transferable to the ownership of another
    transferrable; assignable; conveyable; negotiable.
    • negotiable bonds

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redeem

  • verb save from sins
    save; deliver.
  • verb restore the honor or worth of

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precedent

  • noun an example that is used to justify similar occurrences at a later time
    case in point.
  • noun (civil law) a law established by following earlier judicial decisions
    common law; case law.

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correctable

  • adjective satellite capable of being returned to the original condition; not necessarily permanent
    • a correctable image
  • adjective satellite capable of being corrected by additions
    amendable.
    • an amendable flaw

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foreign

  • adjective of concern to or concerning the affairs of other nations (other than your own)
    • foreign trade
    • a foreign office
  • adjective relating to or originating in or characteristic of another place or part of the world
    strange.
    • foreign nations
    • a foreign accent
    • on business in a foreign city

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regenerate

  • verb reestablish on a new, usually improved, basis or make new or like new
    renew.
    • We renewed our friendship after a hiatus of twenty years
    • They renewed their membership
  • verb amplify (an electron current) by causing part of the power in the output circuit to act upon the input circuit

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ameliorating

  • adjective satellite tending to ameliorate
    ameliorative; meliorative; amelioratory.
  • verb to make better
    better; amend; ameliorate; meliorate; improve.
    • The editor improved the manuscript with his changes

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hone

  • noun a whetstone made of fine gritstone; used for sharpening razors
  • verb sharpen with a hone
    • hone a knife

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self-denying

  • adjective satellite willing to deprive yourself
    self-sacrificing; self-giving.
  • adjective satellite used especially of behavior
    renunciative; self-abnegating; renunciant.

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symmetrical

  • adjective having similarity in size, shape, and relative position of corresponding parts
    symmetric.
  • adjective satellite exhibiting equivalence or correspondence among constituents of an entity or between different entities
    harmonious; proportionate.

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penal

  • adjective of or relating to punishment
    • penal reform
    • penal code
  • adjective satellite serving as or designed to impose punishment
    • penal servitude

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changer

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

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bushel

  • noun a United States dry measure equal to 4 pecks or 2152.42 cubic inches
  • noun a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 4 pecks

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repair

  • noun the act of putting something in working order again
    reparation; fixing; fix; mending; fixture; mend.
  • noun a formal way of referring to the condition of something
    • the building was in good repair

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fix

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

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transposable

  • adjective satellite capable of changing sequence
    permutable.

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raise

  • noun the amount a salary is increased
    wage hike; hike; rise; salary increase; wage increase.
    • he got a 3% raise
    • he got a wage hike
  • noun an upward slope or grade (as in a road)
    acclivity; upgrade; rise; climb; ascent.
    • the car couldn't make it up the rise

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expendable

  • adjective suitable to be expended
  • adjective satellite (used of funds) remaining after taxes
    spendable.
    • spendable income

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rectify

  • verb math: determine the length of
    • rectify a curve
  • verb reduce to a fine, unmixed, or pure state; separate from extraneous matter or cleanse from impurities
    refine.
    • refine sugar

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rectification

  • noun (chemistry) the process of refinement or purification of a substance by distillation
  • noun the conversion of alternating current to direct current

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cosmetic

  • noun a toiletry designed to beautify the body
  • adjective satellite serving an esthetic rather than a useful purpose
    decorative; ornamental.
    • cosmetic fenders on cars
    • the buildings were utilitarian rather than decorative

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down

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

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remediation

  • noun act of correcting an error or a fault or an evil
    remedy; redress.

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money_changer

  • noun one whose business is to exchange the money of one country for that of another country
    exchanger.

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add-on

  • noun a component that is added to something to improve it
    addition; improver.
    • the addition of a bathroom was a major improvement
    • the addition of cinnamon improved the flavor
  • noun a supplementary component that improves capability
    supplement; appurtenance; accessory.

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transferrable

  • adjective satellite capable of being moved or conveyed from one place to another
    transferable; transportable; movable; moveable.
  • adjective satellite legally transferable to the ownership of another
    assignable; conveyable; negotiable; transferable.
    • negotiable bonds

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radiate

  • verb send out rays or waves
    • The sun radiates heat
  • verb send out real or metaphoric rays
    • She radiates happiness

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improvement

  • noun a change for the better; progress in development
    advance; betterment.
  • noun the act of improving something
    • their improvements increased the value of the property

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biradial

  • adjective satellite showing both bilateral and radial symmetry
    • some sea anemones are biradial

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negotiable

  • adjective satellite capable of being passed or negotiated
    • a negotiable road
  • adjective satellite able to be negotiated or arranged by compromise
    on the table.
    • negotiable demands
    • the proposal is still on the table

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interchange

  • noun a junction of highways on different levels that permits traffic to move from one to another without crossing traffic streams
  • noun mutual interaction; the activity of reciprocating or exchanging (especially information)
    reciprocation; give-and-take.

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additive

  • noun something added to enhance food or gasoline or paint or medicine
  • adjective designating or involving an equation whose terms are of the first degree
    linear.

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palliate

  • verb lessen or to try to lessen the seriousness or extent of
    extenuate; mitigate.
    • The circumstances extenuate the crime
  • verb provide physical relief, as from pain
    assuage; relieve; alleviate.
    • This pill will relieve your headaches

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fructify

  • verb become productive or fruitful
    • The seeds fructified
  • verb make productive or fruitful
    • The earth that he fructified

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addition

  • noun a component that is added to something to improve it
    improver; add-on.
    • the addition of a bathroom was a major improvement
    • the addition of cinnamon improved the flavor
  • noun the act of adding one thing to another
    • the addition of flowers created a pleasing effect
    • the addition of a leap day every four years

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working_capital

  • noun assets available for use in the production of further assets
    capital.

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relatiative

  • adjective satellite of or relating to or having the nature of retribution
    retributory; retaliatory; retributive; vindicatory.
    • retributive justice demands an eye for an eye

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strict

  • adjective satellite rigidly accurate; allowing no deviation from a standard
    rigorous.
    • rigorous application of the law
    • a strict vegetarian
  • adjective satellite (of rules) stringently enforced
    hard-and-fast.
    • hard-and-fast rules

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conveyable

  • adjective satellite legally transferable to the ownership of another
    transferrable; assignable; negotiable; transferable.
    • negotiable bonds

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abnegate

  • verb deny oneself (something); restrain, especially from indulging in some pleasure
    deny.
    • She denied herself wine and spirits
  • verb surrender (power or a position)
    • The King abnegated his power to the ministers

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remediate

  • verb set straight or right
    amend; repair; remedy; rectify.
    • remedy these deficiencies
    • rectify the inequities in salaries
    • repair an oversight

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convertibility

  • noun the quality of being exchangeable (especially the ability to convert a currency into gold or other currencies without restriction)

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emend

  • verb make improvements or corrections to
    • the text was emended in the second edition

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chickenfeed

  • noun a trifling sum of money
    chump change; small change.

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correction

  • noun the act of offering an improvement to replace a mistake; setting right
    rectification.
  • noun a quantity that is added or subtracted in order to increase the accuracy of a scientific measure
    fudge factor.

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ready_money

  • noun money in the form of cash that is readily available
    ready cash; cold cash.
    • his wife was always a good source of ready cash
    • he paid cold cash for the TV set

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straighten_out

  • verb settle or put right
    put right; iron out.
    • we need to iron out our disagreements
  • verb extricate from entanglement
    unsnarl; disentangle.
    • Can you disentangle the cord?

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sort

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

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cash_in

  • verb exchange for cash
    cash.
    • I cashed the check as soon as it arrived in the mail

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bettering

  • adjective changing for the better
  • verb surpass in excellence
    better; break.
    • She bettered her own record
    • break a record

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perfectible

  • adjective satellite capable of becoming or being made perfect

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duality

  • noun being twofold; a classification into two opposed parts or subclasses
    dichotomy.
    • the dichotomy between eastern and western culture
  • noun (physics) the property of matter and electromagnetic radiation that is characterized by the fact that some properties can be explained best by wave theory and others by particle theory
    wave-particle duality.

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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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permutableness

  • noun ability to change sequence
    permutability; transposability.

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embellish

  • verb add details to
    dramatize; dramatise; blow up; pad; embroider; lard; aggrandise; aggrandize.
  • verb be beautiful to look at
    deck; beautify; decorate; grace; adorn.
    • Flowers adorned the tables everywhere

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inconvertible

  • adjective used especially of currencies; incapable of being exchanged for or replaced by another currency of equal value
    unconvertible; unexchangeable.
  • adjective satellite not capable of being changed into something else
    untransmutable.
    • the alchemists were unable to accept the inconvertible nature of elemental metals

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replaceability

  • noun exchangeability by virtue of being replaceable
    commutability; substitutability.

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lift

  • noun the act of giving temporary assistance
  • noun the component of the aerodynamic forces acting on an airfoil that opposes gravity
    aerodynamic lift.

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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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furbish_up

  • verb restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken
    repair; touch on; doctor; fix; restore; mend; bushel.
    • She repaired her TV set
    • Repair my shoes please

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fancify

  • verb make more beautiful
    beautify; embellish; prettify.

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ready_cash

  • noun money in the form of cash that is readily available
    cold cash; ready money.
    • his wife was always a good source of ready cash
    • he paid cold cash for the TV set

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interchangeableness

  • noun the quality of being capable of exchange or interchange
    fungibility; exchangeability; interchangeability.

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amend

  • verb make amendments to
    • amend the document
  • verb to make better
    better; ameliorate; meliorate; improve.
    • The editor improved the manuscript with his changes

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chastise

  • verb censure severely
    objurgate; chasten; castigate; correct.
    • She chastised him for his insensitive remarks

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cash

  • noun money in the form of bills or coins
    hard currency; hard cash.
    • there is a desperate shortage of hard cash
  • noun prompt payment for goods or services in currency or by check
    immediate payment.

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distill

  • verb remove impurities from, increase the concentration of, and separate through the process of distillation
    make pure; purify; sublimate.
    • purify the water
  • verb undergo the process of distillation
    distil.

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meliorate

  • verb to make better
    better; amend; ameliorate; improve.
    • The editor improved the manuscript with his changes
  • verb get better
    better; ameliorate; improve.
    • The weather improved toward evening

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melioration

  • noun the act of relieving ills and changing for the better
    betterment; amelioration.
  • noun a condition superior to an earlier condition
    improvement.
    • the new school represents a great improvement

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redeemer

  • noun someone who redeems or buys back (promissory notes or merchandise or commercial paper etc.)
  • noun a teacher and prophet born in Bethlehem and active in Nazareth; his life and sermons form the basis for Christianity (circa 4 BC - AD 29)
    Christ; the Nazarene; Jesus of Nazareth; Good Shepherd; Jesus; Saviour; Savior; Deliverer; Jesus Christ.

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redeemable

  • adjective satellite recoverable upon payment or fulfilling a condition
    • redeemable goods in a pawnshop
  • adjective satellite able to be converted into ready money or the equivalent
    cashable.
    • a cashable check
    • cashable gambling chips
    • redeemable stocks and bonds
    • a redeemable coupon

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redress

  • noun a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury
    indemnification; amends; damages; indemnity; restitution.
  • noun act of correcting an error or a fault or an evil
    remediation; remedy.

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meliorative

  • adjective satellite tending to ameliorate
    ameliorative; ameliorating; amelioratory.

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iron

  • noun a heavy ductile magnetic metallic element; is silver-white in pure form but readily rusts; used in construction and tools and armament; plays a role in the transport of oxygen by the blood
    atomic number 26; Fe.
  • noun a golf club that has a relatively narrow metal head

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standardised

  • adjective satellite brought into conformity with a standard
    standardized.
    • standardized education
  • verb evaluate by comparing with a standard
    standardise; standardize.

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aid

  • noun a resource
    assistance; help.
    • visual aids in teaching
  • noun the activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose
    assistance; assist; help.
    • he gave me an assist with the housework
    • could not walk without assistance
    • rescue party went to their aid
    • offered his help in unloading

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tune

  • noun a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence
    melodic phrase; air; melodic line; strain; melody; line.
    • she was humming an air from Beethoven
  • noun the property of producing accurately a note of a given pitch
    • he cannot sing in tune
    • the clarinet was out of tune

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retaliatory

  • adjective satellite of or relating to or having the nature of retribution
    retributory; retributive; relatiative; vindicatory.
    • retributive justice demands an eye for an eye

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similar

  • adjective marked by correspondence or resemblance
    • similar food at similar prices
    • problems similar to mine
    • they wore similar coats
  • adjective having the same or similar characteristics
    alike; like.
    • all politicians are alike
    • they looked utterly alike
    • friends are generally alike in background and taste

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transferability

  • noun the quality of being transferable or exchangeable
    • sterling transferability affords a means of multilateral settlement for....trade between nondollar countries

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overcapitalise

  • verb estimate the capital value of (a company) at an unreasonably or unlawfully high level
    overcapitalize.
  • verb overestimate the market value of
    overcapitalize.
    • overcapitalize a property

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upgrade

  • noun an upward slope or grade (as in a road)
    acclivity; raise; rise; climb; ascent.
    • the car couldn't make it up the rise
  • noun software that provides better performance than an earlier version did

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ready

  • noun poised for action
    • their guns were at the ready
  • verb prepare for eating by applying heat
    cook; fix; make; prepare.
    • Cook me dinner, please
    • can you make me an omelette?
    • fix breakfast for the guests, please

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centrosymmetric

  • adjective satellite having a symmetrical arrangement of radiating parts about a central point
    radially symmetrical.

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perfecter

  • noun a skilled worker who perfects something
    • although not the inventor he must be recognized as the perfecter of this technique
  • adjective being complete of its kind and without defect or blemish
    perfect.
    • a perfect circle
    • a perfect reproduction
    • perfect happiness
    • perfect manners
    • a perfect specimen
    • a perfect day

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mitigatory

  • adjective satellite moderating pain or sorrow by making it easier to bear
    lenitive; mitigative; alleviative; alleviatory; palliative.

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corrective

  • noun a device for treating injury or disease
    restorative.
  • adjective satellite designed to promote discipline
    disciplinary; disciplinal.
    • the teacher's action was corrective rather than instructional
    • disciplinal measures
    • the mother was stern and disciplinary

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reparation

  • noun compensation (given or received) for an insult or injury
    • an act for which there is no reparation
  • noun (usually plural) compensation exacted from a defeated nation by the victors
    • Germany was unable to pay the reparations demanded after World War I

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revitalize

  • verb restore strength
    regenerate.
    • This food revitalized the patient
  • verb give new life or vigor to
    revitalise.

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tending

  • noun the work of providing treatment for or attending to someone or something
    aid; attention; care.
    • no medical care was required
    • the old car needs constant attention
  • verb have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be inclined
    run; incline; lean; be given; tend.
    • She tends to be nervous before her lectures
    • These dresses run small
    • He inclined to corpulence

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bilaterally

  • adverb with the involvement of two parties or governments
    • they worked out an agreement bilaterally
  • adverb so as to involve two sides or parts

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sublimate

  • noun the product of vaporization of a solid
  • verb direct energy or urges into useful activities

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nonindulgent

  • adjective characterized by strictness, severity, or restraint
    strict.

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currency

  • noun the metal or paper medium of exchange that is presently used
  • noun general acceptance or use
    • the currency of ideas

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right

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

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alike

  • adjective having the same or similar characteristics
    similar; like.
    • all politicians are alike
    • they looked utterly alike
    • friends are generally alike in background and taste
  • adverb equally
    likewise.
    • parents and teachers alike demanded reforms

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in

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

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radially_symmetrical

  • adjective satellite having a symmetrical arrangement of radiating parts about a central point
    centrosymmetric.

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rectifier

  • noun electrical device that transforms alternating into direct current
  • noun a person who corrects or sets right
    • a rectifier of prejudices

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retributory

  • adjective satellite of or relating to or having the nature of retribution
    retaliatory; retributive; relatiative; vindicatory.
    • retributive justice demands an eye for an eye
  • adjective satellite given or inflicted in requital according to merits or deserts
    retributive; vindicatory.
    • retributive justice

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turn

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

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dress

  • noun a one-piece garment for a woman; has skirt and bodice
    frock.
  • noun clothing of a distinctive style or for a particular occasion
    garb; attire.
    • formal attire
    • battle dress

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deny

  • verb declare untrue; contradict
    • He denied the allegations
    • She denied that she had taken money
  • verb refuse to accept or believe
    • He denied his fatal illness

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dissimilar

  • adjective not similar
    • a group of very dissimilar people
    • a pump not dissimilar to those once found on every farm
    • their understanding of the world is not so dissimilar from our own
    • took different (or dissimilar) approaches to the problem
  • adjective not alike or similar
    unalike.
    • as unalike as two people could be

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commutable

  • adjective subject to alteration or change
    • the death sentence was commutable to life imprisonment
  • adjective satellite capable of being exchanged for another or for something else that is equivalent
    substitutable.

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conversion

  • noun an event that results in a transformation
    transition; changeover.
  • noun a change in the units or form of an expression: "conversion from Fahrenheit to Centigrade"

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puritanical

  • adjective of or relating to Puritans or Puritanism
  • adjective satellite exaggeratedly proper
    prissy; square-toed; straight-laced; straitlaced; strait-laced; tight-laced; victorian; prudish; prim; straightlaced; priggish.
    • my straitlaced Aunt Anna doesn't approve of my miniskirts

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develop

  • verb make something new, such as a product or a mental or artistic creation
    • Her company developed a new kind of building material that withstands all kinds of weather
    • They developed a new technique
  • verb work out
    evolve; germinate.
    • We have developed a new theory of evolution

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cruciform

  • adjective satellite shaped like a cross
    cruciate.

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pay

  • noun something that remunerates
    wage; earnings; salary; remuneration.
    • wages were paid by check
    • he wasted his pay on drink
    • they saved a quarter of all their earnings
  • verb give money, usually in exchange for goods or services
    • I paid four dollars for this sandwich
    • Pay the waitress, please

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make

  • noun a recognizable kind
    brand.
    • there's a new brand of hero in the movies now
    • what make of car is that?
  • noun the act of mixing cards haphazardly
    shuffle; shuffling.

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spending

  • noun the act of spending or disbursing money
    outlay; disbursement; disbursal.
  • noun money paid out; an amount spent
    outlay; outgo; expenditure.

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improver

  • noun someone devoted to the promotion of human welfare and to social reforms
    humanitarian; do-gooder.
  • noun a component that is added to something to improve it
    addition; add-on.
    • the addition of a bathroom was a major improvement
    • the addition of cinnamon improved the flavor

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cleansing

  • noun the act of making something clean
    cleanup; cleaning.
    • he gave his shoes a good cleaning
  • verb clean one's body or parts thereof, as by washing
    cleanse; clean.
    • clean up before you see your grandparents
    • clean your fingernails before dinner

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renunciative

  • adjective satellite used especially of behavior
    self-abnegating; self-denying; renunciant.

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ransom

  • noun money demanded for the return of a captured person
    ransom money.
  • noun payment for the release of someone

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corrigible

  • adjective capable of being corrected or set right
    • a corrigible defect
    • a corrigible prisoner

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build

  • noun constitution of the human body
    body-build; physique; habitus.
  • noun alternative names for the body of a human being
    form; figure; flesh; soma; frame; physique; material body; anatomy; shape; chassis; human body; physical body; bod.
    • Leonardo studied the human body
    • he has a strong physique
    • the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak

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pure

  • adjective free of extraneous elements of any kind
    • pure air and water
    • pure gold
    • pure primary colors
    • the violin's pure and lovely song
    • pure tones
    • pure oxygen
  • adjective satellite without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers
    perfect; double-dyed; complete; gross; arrant; unadulterated; sodding; stark; consummate; utter; thoroughgoing; everlasting; staring.
    • an arrant fool
    • a complete coward
    • a consummate fool
    • a double-dyed villain
    • gross negligence
    • a perfect idiot
    • pure folly
    • what a sodding mess
    • stark staring mad
    • a thoroughgoing villain
    • utter nonsense
    • the unadulterated truth

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amendable

  • adjective satellite capable of being corrected by additions
    correctable.
    • an amendable flaw

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reformatory

  • noun correctional institution for the detention and discipline and training of young or first offenders
    training school; reform school.
  • adjective satellite tending to reform
    reformative.
    • reformative and rehabilitative agencies
    • reformatory punishment

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commutability

  • noun exchangeability by virtue of being replaceable
    replaceability; substitutability.
  • noun the quality of being commutable
    transmutability.

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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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spartan

  • adjective satellite resolute in the face of pain or danger or adversity
    • spartan courage
  • noun a resident of Sparta

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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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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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vindicatory

  • adjective satellite of or relating to or having the nature of retribution
    retributory; retaliatory; retributive; relatiative.
    • retributive justice demands an eye for an eye
  • adjective satellite given or inflicted in requital according to merits or deserts
    retributory; retributive.
    • retributive justice

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self-disciplined

  • adjective satellite used of nonindulgent persons
    self-restraining.

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alleviate

  • verb provide physical relief, as from pain
    assuage; relieve; palliate.
    • This pill will relieve your headaches
  • verb make easier
    ease; facilitate.
    • you could facilitate the process by sharing your knowledge

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liquidate

  • verb get rid of (someone who may be a threat) by killing
    knock off; neutralize; do in; waste; neutralise.
    • The mafia liquidated the informer
    • the double agent was neutralized
  • verb eliminate by paying off (debts)
    pay off.

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iron_out

  • verb settle or put right
    straighten out; put right.
    • we need to iron out our disagreements
  • verb press and smooth with a heated iron
    press; iron.
    • press your shirts
    • she stood there ironing

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bilaterally_symmetrical

  • adjective capable of division into symmetrical halves by only one longitudinal plane passing through the axis
    zygomorphous; zygomorphic.
  • adjective satellite having identical parts on each side of an axis
    bilaterally symmetric; bilateral; isobilateral.

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substitute

  • noun a person or thing that takes or can take the place of another
    replacement.
  • noun an athlete who plays only when a starter on the team is replaced
    second-stringer; reserve.

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sort_out

  • verb arrange or order by classes or categories
    sort; separate; assort; class; classify.
    • How would you classify these pottery shards--are they prehistoric?
  • verb make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear
    crystallise; illuminate; straighten out; elucidate; clear; clear up; crystallize; crystalise; shed light on; crystalize; enlighten.
    • Could you clarify these remarks?
    • Clear up the question of who is at fault

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severe

  • adjective satellite intensely or extremely bad or unpleasant in degree or quality
    terrible; wicked.
    • severe pain
    • a severe case of flu
    • a terrible cough
    • under wicked fire from the enemy's guns
    • a wicked cough
  • adjective satellite very strong or vigorous
    knockout; hard.
    • strong winds
    • a hard left to the chin
    • a knockout punch
    • a severe blow

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utilize

  • verb put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose
    employ; apply; use; utilise.
    • use your head!
    • we only use Spanish at home
    • I can't use this tool
    • Apply a magnetic field here
    • This thinking was applied to many projects
    • How do you utilize this tool?
    • I apply this rule to get good results
    • use the plastic bags to store the food
    • He doesn't know how to use a computer
  • verb convert (from an investment trust to a unit trust)

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permutable

  • adjective satellite capable of changing sequence
    transposable.

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pocket_money

  • noun cash for day-to-day spending on incidental expenses
    spending money; pin money.

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do-gooder

  • noun someone devoted to the promotion of human welfare and to social reforms
    improver; humanitarian.

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chump

  • noun a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of
    fool; soft touch; sucker; gull; patsy; fall guy; mug; mark.

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unexchangeable

  • adjective not suitable to be exchanged
  • adjective used especially of currencies; incapable of being exchanged for or replaced by another currency of equal value
    unconvertible; inconvertible.

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capitalize

  • verb draw advantages from
    take advantage; capitalise.
    • he is capitalizing on her mistake
    • she took advantage of his absence to meet her lover
  • verb supply with capital, as of a business by using a combination of capital used by investors and debt capital provided by lenders
    capitalise.

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parallel

  • noun something having the property of being analogous to something else
    analogue; analog.
  • noun an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator
    latitude; parallel of latitude; line of latitude.

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amelioratory

  • adjective satellite tending to ameliorate
    ameliorative; ameliorating; meliorative.

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purify

  • verb remove impurities from, increase the concentration of, and separate through the process of distillation
    make pure; sublimate; distill.
    • purify the water
  • verb make pure or free from sin or guilt
    purge; sanctify.
    • he left the monastery purified

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penitentiary

  • noun a correctional institution for those convicted of major crimes
    pen.
  • adjective satellite used for punishment or reform of criminals or wrongdoers
    • penitentiary institutions

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pocket

  • noun a small pouch inside a garment for carrying small articles
  • noun an enclosed space
    sac; pouch; sack.
    • the trapped miners found a pocket of air

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trigonal

  • adjective satellite having threefold symmetry
    rhombohedral.

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prettify

  • verb make more beautiful
    fancify; beautify; embellish.

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austere

  • adjective satellite severely simple
    severe; stark; stern.
    • a stark interior
  • adjective satellite of a stern or strict bearing or demeanor; forbidding in aspect
    stern.
    • an austere expression
    • a stern face

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bilateral

  • adjective satellite having identical parts on each side of an axis
    bilaterally symmetric; bilaterally symmetrical; isobilateral.
  • adjective satellite affecting or undertaken by two parties
    • a bilateral agreement between the United States and Japan

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liquid

  • noun a substance that is liquid at room temperature and pressure
  • noun the state in which a substance exhibits a characteristic readiness to flow with little or no tendency to disperse and relatively high incompressibility
    liquid state; liquidness; liquidity.

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capitalise

  • verb supply with capital, as of a business by using a combination of capital used by investors and debt capital provided by lenders
    capitalize.
  • verb draw advantages from
    capitalize; take advantage.
    • he is capitalizing on her mistake
    • she took advantage of his absence to meet her lover

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inconvertibility

  • noun the quality of not being exchangeable
    • the inconvertibility of their currency made international trade impossible

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up

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

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doctor

  • noun a licensed medical practitioner
    MD; medico; physician; doc; Dr..
    • I felt so bad I went to see my doctor
  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) a title conferred on 33 saints who distinguished themselves through the orthodoxy of their theological teaching
    Doctor of the Church.
    • the Doctors of the Church greatly influenced Christian thought down to the late Middle Ages

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straighten

  • verb straighten up or out; make straight
    unbend.
  • verb make straight
    straighten out.

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make_pure

  • verb remove impurities from, increase the concentration of, and separate through the process of distillation
    purify; sublimate; distill.
    • purify the water

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hard_cash

  • noun money in the form of bills or coins
    hard currency; cash.
    • there is a desperate shortage of hard cash

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amends

  • noun a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury
    indemnification; redress; damages; indemnity; restitution.
  • noun something done or paid in expiation of a wrong
    reparation.
    • how can I make amends

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retributive

  • adjective satellite of or relating to or having the nature of retribution
    retributory; retaliatory; relatiative; vindicatory.
    • retributive justice demands an eye for an eye
  • adjective satellite given or inflicted in requital according to merits or deserts
    retributory; vindicatory.
    • retributive justice

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alleviatory

  • adjective satellite moderating pain or sorrow by making it easier to bear
    lenitive; mitigative; mitigatory; alleviative; palliative.

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capitalist

  • noun a conservative advocate of capitalism
  • noun a person who invests capital in a business (especially a large business)

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working

  • noun a mine or quarry that is being or has been worked
    workings.
  • verb exert oneself by doing mental or physical work for a purpose or out of necessity
    work.
    • I will work hard to improve my grades
    • she worked hard for better living conditions for the poor

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liquidity

  • noun the state in which a substance exhibits a characteristic readiness to flow with little or no tendency to disperse and relatively high incompressibility
    liquid state; liquidness; liquid.
  • noun the property of flowing easily
    fluidness; runniness; liquidness; fluidity.
    • adding lead makes the alloy easier to cast because the melting point is reduced and the fluidity is increased
    • they believe that fluidity increases as the water gets warmer

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recoverable

  • adjective capable of being recovered or regained
    • recoverable truth of a past event

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