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  • noun moving over territory to search for something
    • scouring the entire area revealed nothing
  • noun the act of cleaning a surface by rubbing it with a brush and soap and water
    scrub; scrubbing.

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  • noun support consisting of a branch or rod that serves as a resting place (especially for a bird)
  • noun a linear measure of 16.5 feet
    pole; rod.

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  • noun a state of abeyance or suspended business
  • noun a small concavity
    recession; corner; niche.

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  • noun freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)
    ease; rest; relaxation.
    • took his repose by the swimming pool
  • noun the absence of mental stress or anxiety
    peacefulness; peace; ataraxis; serenity; heartsease; peace of mind.

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  • noun a material made of cellulose pulp derived mainly from wood or rags or certain grasses
  • noun an essay (especially one written as an assignment)
    report; theme; composition.
    • he got an A on his composition

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  • noun a natural protective body covering and site of the sense of touch
    tegument; cutis.
    • your skin is the largest organ of your body
  • noun an outer surface (usually thin)
    • the skin of an airplane

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  • noun something left after other parts have been taken away
    residue; residuum; residual; balance; remainder.
    • there was no remainder
    • he threw away the rest
    • he took what he wanted and I got the balance
  • noun freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)
    ease; repose; relaxation.
    • took his repose by the swimming pool

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  • noun the solid part of the earth's surface
    dry land; land; terra firma; earth; solid ground.
    • the plane turned away from the sea and moved back over land
    • the earth shook for several minutes
    • he dropped the logs on the ground
  • noun a rational motive for a belief or action
    • the reason that war was declared
    • the grounds for their declaration

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  • noun a mattress stuffed with feathers
    feather bed.
  • verb treat with excessive indulgence
    pamper; cosset; cocker; mollycoddle; spoil; indulge; baby; coddle.
    • grandparents often pamper the children
    • Let's not mollycoddle our students!

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  • noun the inside lower horizontal surface (as of a room, hallway, tent, or other structure)
    • they needed rugs to cover the bare floors
    • we spread our sleeping bags on the dry floor of the tent
  • noun building material used in laying floors

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  • noun a soft spherical object made from fluffy fibers; for applying powder to the skin

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  • 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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  • noun a geometric element that has position but no extension
    • a point is defined by its coordinates
  • noun the precise location of something; a spatially limited location
    • she walked to a point where she could survey the whole street

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  • noun a vessel (usually cylindrical) with a wide mouth and without handles
  • noun the quantity contained in a jar
    • he drank a jar of beer

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  • noun a large thick pad filled with resilient material and often incorporating coiled springs, used as a bed or part of a bed

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  • noun the range of colour characteristic of a particular artist or painting or school of art
  • noun a portable platform for storing or moving goods that are stacked on it

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  • noun a collection of objects laid on top of each other
    agglomerate; cumulus; heap; mound; cumulation.
  • noun (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
    plenty; great deal; pot; sight; flock; mint; slew; mountain; deal; wad; muckle; lot; mickle; raft; quite a little; passel; hatful; mess; spate; heap; peck; stack; good deal; batch; tidy sum; mass.
    • a batch of letters
    • a deal of trouble
    • a lot of money
    • he made a mint on the stock market
    • see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos
    • it must have cost plenty
    • a slew of journalists
    • a wad of money

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  • noun a point or extent in space
  • noun the act of putting something in a certain place
    emplacement; placement; positioning; position; locating.

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  • noun (computer science) the actuator that moves a read/write head to the proper data track

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  • noun a spoon-shaped vessel with a long handle; frequently used to transfer liquids from one container to another
  • verb put (a liquid) into a container by means of a ladle
    • ladle soup into the bowl

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  • noun the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object
    • coal is a hard black material
    • wheat is the stuff they use to make bread
  • noun information (data or ideas or observations) that can be used or reworked into a finished form
    • the archives provided rich material for a definitive biography

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  • noun a small worthless amount
    diddlyshit; squat; shit; diddly-squat; diddly-shit; diddly; diddley; diddlysquat; doodly-squat.
    • you don't know jack
  • noun a man who serves as a sailor
    Jack-tar; tar; old salt; sea dog; seaman; gob; seafarer; mariner.

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  • noun a transdermal patch that allows estradiol to be absorbed into the blood stream; used in treating estrogen deficiency and in hormone replacement therapy

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  • adjective free from filth and pathogens
    • sanitary conditions for preparing food
    • a sanitary washroom

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  • noun a metallic tapping sound
    • he counted the ticks of the clock
  • noun any of two families of small parasitic arachnids with barbed proboscis; feed on blood of warm-blooded animals

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

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  • noun a rectangular piece of absorbent cloth (or paper) for drying or wiping
  • verb wipe with a towel
    • towel your hair dry

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  • noun a pad placed under a carpet
    carpet pad; underlay; rug pad.

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  • noun a small contrasting part of something
    speckle; spot; maculation; fleck; dapple.
    • a bald spot
    • a leopard's spots
    • a patch of clouds
    • patches of thin ice
    • a fleck of red
  • noun a small area of ground covered by specific vegetation
    plot; plot of land; plot of ground.
    • a bean plot
    • a cabbage patch
    • a briar patch

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  • noun a ditch dug as a fortification having a parapet of the excavated earth
  • noun a long steep-sided depression in the ocean floor
    oceanic abyss; deep.

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  • noun a long wooden bench with a back
  • verb settle into a position, usually on a surface or ground
    settle down.
    • dust settled on the roofs

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  • noun the branch of medical science that treats disease or injury by operative procedures
    • he is professor of surgery at the Harvard Medical School
  • noun a room where a doctor or dentist can be consulted
    • he read the warning in the doctor's surgery

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  • noun mattress consisting of a thin pad filled with straw or sawdust

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  • noun building material used in constructing roofs

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  • noun a sudden very loud noise
    bam; bang; blast; eruption.
  • noun a common venereal disease caused by the bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae; symptoms are painful urination and pain around the urethra
    gonorrhoea; gonorrhea.

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  • noun the act of putting something in a certain place
    emplacement; placement; positioning; location; position.
  • noun a determination of the place where something is
    localisation; fix; location; localization.
    • he got a good fix on the target

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

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  • adjective through the unbroken skin; refers to medications applied directly to the skin (creams or ointments) or in time-release forms (skin patches)
    percutaneous; transdermic; transcutaneous.
    • transdermal estrogen
    • percutaneous absorption

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  • noun the season of growth
    • the emerging buds were a sure sign of spring
    • he will hold office until the spring of next year
  • noun a metal elastic device that returns to its shape or position when pushed or pulled or pressed
    • the spring was broken

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  • noun the starting place for each hole on a golf course
    teeing ground.
    • they were waiting on the first tee
  • noun support holding a football on end and above the ground preparatory to the kickoff
    football tee.

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  • noun a space reserved for sitting (as in a theater or on a train or airplane)
    • he booked their seats in advance
    • he sat in someone else's place
  • noun the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on
    bum; stern; keister; tail end; prat; bottom; rear end; buns; tail; tush; rump; fanny; ass; behind; tooshie; hind end; posterior; hindquarters; butt; nates; rear; arse; buttocks; backside; derriere; can; fundament.
    • he deserves a good kick in the butt
    • are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?

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  • noun a small portable pad that provides traction for the ball of a computer mouse

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  • noun a small abrasive cleaning pad used for scouring pots and pans

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  • noun (computer science) the actuator that moves a read/write head to the proper data track
    rotary actuator.

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  • noun a mattress stuffed with feathers

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  • noun the unlimited expanse in which everything is located
    • they tested his ability to locate objects in space
    • the boundless regions of the infinite
  • noun an empty area (usually bounded in some way between things)
    • the architect left space in front of the building
    • they stopped at an open space in the jungle
    • the space between his teeth

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  • noun coverings that are used on a bed
    bed clothing; bedclothes.
  • noun material used to provide a bed for animals
    bedding material; litter.

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  • noun the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical
    tilt; list; leaning; inclination.
    • the tower had a pronounced tilt
    • the ship developed a list to starboard
    • he walked with a heavy inclination to the right
  • verb to incline or bend from a vertical position
    tilt; tip; slant; angle.
    • She leaned over the banister

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  • noun a pad for use under a hot dish to protect a table
    table mat.
  • noun heater consisting of electrical heating elements contained in a flexible pad
    heating pad.

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  • noun water frozen in the solid state
    water ice.
    • Americans like ice in their drinks
  • noun the frozen part of a body of water

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  • noun the most powerful female hormone that occurs naturally; synthesized and used to treat estrogen deficiency and breast cancer

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  • noun a mattress that can be stored flat and inflated for use

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  • noun a medicated adhesive pad placed on the skin for absorption of a time released dose of medication into the bloodstream
    skin patch.

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  • noun floor covering consisting of a piece of thick heavy fabric (usually with nap or pile)
    rug; carpeting.
  • noun a natural object that resembles or suggests a carpet
    • a carpet of flowers
    • the larvae of some moths spin a web that resembles a carpet

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  • noun a close and affectionate (and often prolonged) embrace
    nestle; cuddle.
  • verb move or arrange oneself in a comfortable and cozy position
    nuzzle; nest; nestle; cuddle; draw close.
    • We cuddled against each other to keep warm
    • The children snuggled into their sleeping bags

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  • noun military installation consisting of a prepared position for siting a weapon
  • noun the act of putting something in a certain place
    placement; positioning; location; position; locating.

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  • noun a small mat placed under a glass to protect a surface from condensation

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  • noun affected manners intended to impress others
    • don't put on airs with me
  • noun a posture assumed by models for photographic or artistic purposes

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  • noun a protective pad over a mattress to protect it

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  • noun artifact consisting of soft or resilient material used to fill or give shape or protect or add comfort
  • verb protect from impact
    buffer; cushion; soften.
    • cushion the blow

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  • noun a cgs unit of dynamic viscosity equal to one dyne-second per square centimeter; the viscosity of a fluid in which a force of one dyne per square centimeter maintains a velocity of 1 centimeter per second
  • noun a state of being balanced in a stable equilibrium

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  • noun binary compound that occurs at room temperature as a clear colorless odorless tasteless liquid; freezes into ice below 0 degrees centigrade and boils above 100 degrees centigrade; widely used as a solvent
  • noun the part of the earth's surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean)
    body of water.
    • they invaded our territorial waters
    • they were sitting by the water's edge

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  • noun (logic) a proposition that is accepted as true in order to provide a basis for logical reasoning
  • verb put (something somewhere) firmly
    fix; situate; deposit.
    • She posited her hand on his shoulder
    • deposit the suitcase on the bench
    • fix your eyes on this spot

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  • noun any maneuver made as part of progress toward a goal
    • the situation called for strong measures
    • the police took steps to reduce crime
  • noun the distance covered by a step
    pace; footstep; stride.
    • he stepped off ten paces from the old tree and began to dig

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  • 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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  • noun a disposable absorbent pad (trade name Kotex); worn to absorb menstrual flow
    Kotex; sanitary napkin.

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  • noun the act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist)
    • the catcher made a good throw to second base
  • noun a single chance or instance
    • he couldn't afford $50 a throw

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  • noun sheet that forms a distinct (usually flat and rectangular) section or component of something
  • noun a committee appointed to judge a competition

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  • adjective satellite relating to or conferring immunity (to disease or infection)
  • adjective satellite able to tolerate environmental conditions or physiological stress
    • the plant is tolerant of saltwater
    • these fish are quite tolerant as long as extremes of pH are avoided
    • the new hybrid is more resistant to drought

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  • noun a pad for use under a hot dish to protect a table
    hot pad.

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  • noun the act of putting something in a certain place
    emplacement; placement; location; position; locating.
  • verb cause to be in an appropriate place, state, or relation

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  • noun a point located with respect to surface features of some region
    spot; topographic point.
    • this is a nice place for a picnic
    • a bright spot on a planet
  • noun any area set aside for a particular purpose
    • who owns this place?
    • the president was concerned about the property across from the White House

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

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  • noun floor covering consisting of a piece of thick heavy fabric (usually with nap or pile)
    carpeting; carpet.

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  • noun a short light gust of air
    whiff; puff of air.
  • noun a light inflated pastry or puff shell

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  • noun the construction of roads

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  • noun a cushion to support the head of a sleeping person
  • verb rest on or as if on a pillow
    • pillow your head

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  • noun an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation
  • noun a way or means to achieve something
    • the road to fame

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  • noun the act of making something clean
    cleanup; cleansing.
    • he gave his shoes a good cleaning
  • verb make clean by removing dirt, filth, or unwanted substances from
    make clean; clean.
    • Clean the stove!
    • The dentist cleaned my teeth

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  • noun weight to be borne or conveyed
    loading; burden.
  • noun a quantity that can be processed or transported at one time
    • the system broke down under excessive loads

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  • noun a practical method or art applied to some particular task
  • noun skillfulness in the command of fundamentals deriving from practice and familiarity
    • practice greatly improves proficiency

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  • noun mattress consisting of a thin pad filled with straw or sawdust

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  • noun a mattress containing springs in a rigid frame

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  • noun the force used in pushing
    • the push of the water on the walls of the tank
    • the thrust of the jet engines
  • noun a strong blow with a knife or other sharp pointed instrument
    knife thrust; stab.
    • one strong stab to the heart killed him

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  • noun an adult female hog
  • verb place (seeds) in or on the ground for future growth
    • She sowed sunflower seeds

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

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  • noun a set of data arranged in rows and columns
    tabular array.
    • see table 1
  • noun a piece of furniture having a smooth flat top that is usually supported by one or more vertical legs
    • it was a sturdy table

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  • noun a medicated adhesive pad placed on the skin for absorption of a time released dose of medication into the bloodstream
    transdermal patch.

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  • noun a pad placed under a carpet
    carpet pad; underlayment; rug pad.
  • verb raise or support (the level of printing) by inserting a piece of paper or cardboard under the type
    • underlay the plate

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  • noun a disposable absorbent pad (trade name Kotex); worn to absorb menstrual flow
    Kotex; sanitary towel.

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  • noun a blank area
    place; space.
    • write your name in the space provided

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  • noun a pillow that is often put across a bed underneath the regular pillows
    long pillow.
  • verb support and strengthen
    bolster up.
    • bolster morale

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  • noun material used to construct a roof
  • noun the craft of a roofer

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  • noun a heavy paper impregnated with tar and used as part of a roof for waterproofing
    roofing paper.

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  • noun artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers
    textile; cloth; material.
    • the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent
    • woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC
    • she measured off enough material for a dress
  • noun the underlying structure
    • providing a factual framework for future research
    • it is part of the fabric of society

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  • noun a point located with respect to surface features of some region
    spot; place.
    • this is a nice place for a picnic
    • a bright spot on a planet

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  • noun a specific (often simplistic) category
  • noun a small compartment

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  • noun the light horny waterproof structure forming the external covering of birds
    plumage; plume.
  • noun turning an oar parallel to the water between pulls

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  • noun a subdivision of a particular kind of thing
    • what type of sculpture do you prefer?
  • noun a person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities)
    case; eccentric; character.
    • a real character
    • a strange character
    • a friendly eccentric
    • the capable type
    • a mental case

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  • noun a mat serving as table linen for an individual place setting

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  • noun a large area of land preserved in its natural state as public property
    • there are laws that protect the wildlife in this park
  • noun a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area
    green; commons; common.
    • they went for a walk in the park

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  • noun mattress consisting of a pad of cotton batting that is used for sleeping on the floor or on a raised frame

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  • noun artifact consisting of soft or resilient material used to fill or give shape or protect or add comfort
  • verb add details to
    dramatize; dramatise; embellish; blow up; pad; embroider; lard; aggrandise; aggrandize.

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  • noun the act of constructing something
    • during the construction we had to take a detour
    • his hobby was the building of boats
  • noun a group of words that form a constituent of a sentence and are considered as a single unit
    expression; grammatical construction.
    • I concluded from his awkward constructions that he was a foreigner

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  • noun thick end of the handle
    butt end.
  • noun the part of a plant from which the roots spring or the part of a stalk or trunk nearest the roots

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  • noun a perceptible indication of something not immediately apparent (as a visible clue that something has happened)
    • he showed signs of strain
    • they welcomed the signs of spring
  • noun a public display of a message
    • he posted signs in all the shop windows

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  • noun the act of treating something to make it repel water
  • noun a coating capable of making a surface waterproof

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  • noun a roughly cylindrical vessel that is open at the top
  • noun the quantity contained in a bucket

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  • noun a piece of furniture that provides a place to sleep
    • he sat on the edge of the bed
    • the room had only a bed and chair
  • noun a plot of ground in which plants are growing
    • the gardener planted a bed of roses

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  • noun a mixture of gases (especially oxygen) required for breathing; the stuff that the wind consists of
    • air pollution
    • a smell of chemicals in the air
    • open a window and let in some air
    • I need some fresh air
  • noun the region above the ground
    • her hand stopped in mid air
    • he threw the ball into the air

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  • noun a close and affectionate (and often prolonged) embrace
    cuddle; snuggle.
  • verb move or arrange oneself in a comfortable and cozy position
    nuzzle; nest; cuddle; draw close; snuggle.
    • We cuddled against each other to keep warm
    • The children snuggled into their sleeping bags

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  • noun a pad used as a cleaning implement

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  • noun a pad placed under a carpet
    underlayment; underlay; rug pad.

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  • noun obscene terms for penis
    shaft; prick; tool; dick; putz; peter; pecker.
  • noun faucet consisting of a rotating device for regulating flow of a liquid
    stopcock; turncock.

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  • noun box in which a corpse is buried or cremated
  • verb place into a coffin
    • her body was coffined

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  • noun a disposable absorbent pad (trade name Kotex); worn to absorb menstrual flow
    sanitary towel; sanitary napkin.

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  • noun single thickness of usually some homogeneous substance
    • slices of hard-boiled egg on a bed of spinach
  • noun a relatively thin sheetlike expanse or region lying over or under another

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  • noun any of various dark heavy viscid substances obtained as a residue
  • noun a man who serves as a sailor
    Jack-tar; old salt; sea dog; seaman; gob; Jack; seafarer; mariner.

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  • 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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  • noun an area that is approximately central within some larger region
    heart; eye; center; centre.
    • it is in the center of town
    • they ran forward into the heart of the struggle
    • they were in the eye of the storm
  • noun an intermediate part or section
    • A whole is that which has beginning, middle, and end"- Aristotle

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  • noun any of various long-tailed rodents similar to but larger than a mouse
  • noun someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike
    strikebreaker; scab; blackleg.

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  • noun a small hard fruit
  • noun a mature fertilized plant ovule consisting of an embryo and its food source and having a protective coat or testa

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

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  • noun any of numerous small rodents typically resembling diminutive rats having pointed snouts and small ears on elongated bodies with slender usually hairless tails
  • noun a swollen bruise caused by a blow to the eye
    black eye; shiner.

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  • noun a cleaning pad containing soap

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  • noun a form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement
    flick; picture; picture show; pic; movie; motion picture; moving-picture show; motion-picture show; moving picture.
    • they went to a movie every Saturday night
    • the film was shot on location
  • noun a medium that disseminates moving pictures
    celluloid; cinema.
    • theater pieces transferred to celluloid
    • this story would be good cinema
    • film coverage of sporting events

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  • noun the property of being physically or mentally strong
    • fatigue sapped his strength
  • noun capability in terms of personnel and materiel that affect the capacity to fight a war
    military posture; military capability; military strength; posture.
    • we faced an army of great strength
    • politicians have neglected our military posture

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  • noun the inside lower horizontal surface (as of a room, hallway, tent, or other structure)
    • they needed rugs to cover the bare floors
    • we spread our sleeping bags on the dry floor of the tent
  • noun a structure consisting of a room or set of rooms at a single position along a vertical scale
    story; level; storey.
    • what level is the office on?

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  • noun a small portable pad that provides traction for the ball of a computer mouse
    mouse mat.

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  • noun any fabric impervious to water
  • noun a water-resistant coat

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  • noun the thing arranged or agreed to
    • they made arrangements to meet in Chicago
  • noun an orderly grouping (of things or persons) considered as a unit; the result of arranging
    • a flower arrangement

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  • 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
    • the fighting became hot and heavy
    • a hot engagement
    • a raging battle
    • the river became a raging torrent

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  • noun the context and environment in which something is set
    • the perfect setting for a ghost story
  • noun the state of the environment in which a situation exists
    scope; background.
    • you can't do that in a university setting

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  • noun a number of sheets of paper fastened together along one edge
    pad of paper; tablet.
  • noun the large floating leaf of an aquatic plant (as the water lily)

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  • noun a cleansing agent made from the salts of vegetable or animal fats
  • noun money offered as a bribe

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  • noun buildings for carrying on industrial labor
    works; industrial plant.
    • they built a large plant to manufacture automobiles
  • noun (botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion
    flora; plant life.

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  • noun a thick flat pad used as a floor covering
  • noun mounting consisting of a border or background for a picture

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  • noun joining or attaching by stitches
  • noun needlework on which you are working with needle and thread
    • she put her sewing back in the basket

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  • noun a point located with respect to surface features of some region
    topographic point; place.
    • this is a nice place for a picnic
    • a bright spot on a planet
  • noun a short section or illustration (as between radio or tv programs or in a magazine) that is often used for advertising

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  • noun a tube running from the liquid in a vessel to a lower level outside the vessel so that atmospheric pressure forces the liquid through the tube
  • noun a tubular organ in an aquatic animal (especially in mollusks) through which water can be taken in or expelled

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  • noun a narrative song with a recurrent refrain
  • noun a narrative poem of popular origin

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  • noun the ornamental front of a woman's bodice or shirt
  • noun the front of man's dress shirt

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  • noun depositing in a warehouse
    repositing; storage; warehousing.
    • they decided to reposition their furniture in a recommended repository in Brooklyn
    • my car is in storage
    • publishers reduced print runs to cut down the cost of warehousing
  • verb change place or direction
    shift; dislodge.
    • Shift one's position

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  • noun a pad placed under a carpet
    carpet pad; underlayment; underlay.

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  • adjective concerned with topography
    • a topographical engineer
    • a topographical survey
    • topographic maps

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  • noun the spatial property of the way in which something is placed
    • the arrangement of the furniture
    • the placement of the chairs
  • noun contact established between applicants and prospective employees
    • the agency provided placement services

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  • noun a small piece of table linen that is used to wipe the mouth and to cover the lap in order to protect clothing
    serviette; table napkin.
  • noun garment consisting of a folded cloth drawn up between the legs and fastened at the waist; worn by infants to catch excrement
    diaper; nappy.

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  • noun flowing in drops; the formation and falling of drops of liquid
    trickle; dribble.
    • there's a drip through the roof
  • noun the sound of a liquid falling drop by drop
    • the constant sound of dripping irritated him

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  • noun a law officer having duties similar to those of a sheriff in carrying out the judgments of a court of law
  • noun (in some countries) a military officer of highest rank

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  • noun surgical repair of a perforated eardrum with a tissue graft

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  • noun the phenomenon of sediment or gravel accumulating
    sedimentation; alluviation.
  • noun matter that has been deposited by some natural process

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  • noun a glass or plastic vessel used for storing drinks or other liquids; typically cylindrical without handles and with a narrow neck that can be plugged or capped
  • noun the quantity contained in a bottle

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  • noun the particular portion of space occupied by something
    • he put the lamp back in its place
  • noun a point occupied by troops for tactical reasons
    military position.

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  • noun a tube through which a bullet travels when a gun is fired
    gun barrel.
  • noun a cylindrical container that holds liquids

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  • noun (law) the calendar of a court; the list of cases to be tried or a summary of the court's activities
  • noun a temporally organized plan for matters to be attended to
    agenda; schedule.

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