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- name, a feminine form of Albert.
- A binary star in the constellation Cygnus; Beta (β) Cygni.
- Of or relating to the mineral albite.
- An Ancient Greek name, particularly borne by an Ancient Greek lyric poet of Mytilene (c. 620–6th century
- An oriental shrub ( from which henna is obtained.
- The ancient search for a universal panacea, and of the philosopher's stone, that eventually developed into chemistry.
- The causing of any sort of mysterious sudden transmutation.
- Any elaborate transformation process or algorithm.
- Descendent of Perseus and Andromeda, the wife of Amphitryon, and mother, by Zeus, of Heracles/Hercules.
- Short for a main belt asteroid.
- A hand sanitizer in the form of an alcohol gel
- Having (a specified type or number of) alcoves
- Any of a class of acyclic polyols formally derived from an aldose by reduction of the carbonyl functional group.
- The plant costmary, which was formerly much used for flavouring ale.
- An early chemical apparatus, consisting of two retorts connected by a tube, used to purify substances by distillation
- At full length; lengthwise.
- A pole set up as the sign of an alehouse.
- Having been made alert; having been made attentive, alarmed or warned of something coming soon.
- One who or that which alerts.
- In an alert manner; with alertness.
- Of or pertaining to the various modalities of truth, such as the possibility or impossibility of something being true.
- A woman who keeps an alehouse.
- A migrating North American fish,
- Any of several species similar in appearance.
- A plant, principally of Medicago sativa, grown as a pasture crop.
- A type or breed of this plant.
- An Islamic cleric, an expert in Islamic law and jurisprudence, especially in medieval and early modern Spain.
- An ensign; a standard-bearer.
- An edible marine fish of California (
- name, a variant of Alfonso.
- A saddlebag.
- A cheek pouch.
- A pale white emetic powder formerly used in alchemy, consisting of a compound of trichloride and trioxide of antimony.
- The southernmost region of Portugal.
- A yellow supergiant in the constellation Perseus; Alpha (α) Persei.
- A variable star in the constellation Pegasus; Gamma (γ) Pegasi. It forms one corner of the square of Pegasus.
- Pain-causing; painful in nature.
- Relating to the level of hypersensitivity to pain.
- Producing or having relation to pain.
- The capital of Algeria.
- Producing cold; covered in ice.
- Relating to alginic acid or its derivatives
- Using more than one name, or being referred to in more than one way.
- A kind of wine, formerly much esteemed, said to have been made near Alicante in Spain.
- A sighting device used for measuring angles.
- In an alien manner.
- Shaped like a wing
- Having wings
- Having been placed, arranged or formed in alignment (with something).
- Allied or working together with a common goal.
- One who, or that which, aligns.
- Nourishment, sustenance.
- An allowance for maintenance; alimony.
- To feed, nourish.
- To sustain, support.
- A court-mandated allowance made to a former spouse by a divorced or legally separated person.
- The means to support life.
- Contained in the whole an integral number of times, a factor or divisor.
- A portion of a total amount of a solution or suspension.
- To separate a volume of solution or suspension into aliquots.
- From another source; from elsewhere.
- The madder of the Levant.
- Containing a relatively high proportion of alkali; alkaline.
- a plant whose root is used as a red dye.
- The dyeing matter extracted from the plant, giving a deep red colour.
- Other plants of the genus.
- ( a similar plant.
- ( or
- ( a blue-flowered plant with evergreen leaves.
- The American puccoon.
- Any simple aliphatic alcohol
- Of, pertaining to, or derived from an alkene
- Any univalent radical derived from an alkene
- Relating to, or composed of alkyl chains; aliphatic
- Asserted but not proved.
- Supposed but doubtful.
- Of or pertaining to alleles.
- Of or pertaining to alleles of the same gene.
- A disorder of the immune system causing adverse reactions to substances (allergens) not harmful to most and marked by the body's production of histamines and associated with atopy, anaphylaxis, and asthma.
- Any condition of hypersensitivity to a substance.
- Altered susceptibility to a first treatment as exhibited in reaction to a subsequent one.
- An antipathy, as toward a person or activity.
- Furnished with alleys.
- Forming an alley.
- An ally; a confederate.
- name transferred from the surname; mostly of persons born before 1950.
- name taken into general use in the 1940s; usually interpreted as a spelling variant of Alison.
- a small city in Iowa, USA
- totality; completeness
- Any form of an element having a different isotopic composition to that of the natural element, and thus a different atomic weight
- A pseudonym, another person's name used as a pseudonym by the author of a work.
- An allonymous work: a book published under the name of a person other than its true author.
- Act of speaking to another; an address.
- One who allows or permits.
- An oxidation product of uric acid, 2,4,5,6(1H,3H)-pyrimidinetetrone, capable of inducing diabetes by destroying pancreatic tissue
- Any of several unrelated plants that produce many seeds.
- Domestic or other work of all kinds.
- Containing an allyl group, an alkene hydrocarbon group with the formula H2C=CH-CH2-
- A bark canoe used by the Africans.
- A boat used in Calicut (modern Kozhikode) in India, about eighty feet long and six or seven feet wide.
- A book or table listing nautical, astronomical, astrological or other events for the year; sometimes, but not essentially, containing historical and statistical information.
- A handbook, typically published annually, containing information on a particular subject
- Cupboard, cabinet or chest of drawers.
- Relating to a Berber caliphate in 12th century Morocco
- Redolent of almonds.
- one who distributes especially the doles and alms of religious houses, almshouses;
- one who dispenses alms for another, as the almoner of a prince, bishop
- a title given to a royal officer charged with the duty of distributing alms or bounty on behalf of a monarch
- A hospital official responsible for patient welfare and after-care.
- A building in which alms were distributed
- One who depends on the receipt of alms, a beggar.
- A measure by the ell.
- A sworn officer in England, whose duty was to inspect woollen cloth and fix a seal upon it.
- A large blue star in the constellation of Orion; Epsilon (ε) Orionis. It is one of the three stars that form Orion's Belt.
- A triple star in the constellation of Orion; Zeta (ζ) Orionis. It is one of the three stars that form Orion's Belt.
- A medicine containing mainly aloes.
- Consisting chiefly of aloes; of the nature of aloes.
- A member of the Alogi, a group of Christian heretics in Asia Minor that flourished around 170 CE.
- An early 20th century movement in painting and writing, emerging from the Russian avant-garde, which made use of antirational or nonsensical elements.
- An absurd or nonsensical element deliberately added to a work that belongs to the alogism movement.
- Irrationality; the rejection of logical thinking as a means of approaching truth.
- An irrational statement or line of argument; a logical error.
- An inconsistency or arbitrary situation that follows no logical pattern.
- Exclusive; sole; only.
- Only; merely; singly.
- In an aloof manner.
- An orange giant star in the constellation of Hydra; Alpha (α) Hydrae,
- A river in Hades.
- The god/personification of the river Alpheus.
- name, of mostly historical usage.
- Prior to some specified time, either past, present, or future; by this time; previously.
- So soon.
- Beta Aquilae, a star in the constellation Aquila
- Of or relating to the Altai, a mountain chain in Central Asia.
- Lead telluride, an isometric yellowish-white mineral of the galena group.
- A kind of car in drag racing, usually with a partial body situated behind the exposed engine.
- Having been changed from an original form.
- Neutered; having had testicles removed to prevent procreation.
- the national parliament of Iceland
- An alto or tenor saxhorn
- A person playing alto saxophone or some other alto instrument.
- An aldohexose epimeric with mannose
- Somewhat like alum.
- Alternative name for aluminium / aluminum (the chemical element, symbol Al, with an atomic number of 13).
- A male pupil or student.
- A male graduate.
- A student of either gender.
- A graduate of either gender.
- alumina, especially a product made from fused alumina
- A gray, water-soluble mineral, potassium aluminium sulphate; the natural source of alum, KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6.
- A beehive, or anything resembling a beehive
- The hollow of the external ear.
- A repository, especially of knowledge or information. Originally as the name of a dictionary encompassing several languages.
- Lacking hands or manus.
- Having been gathered or assembled in a large group.
- The absence of breast tissue, nipple, and areola.
- Pertaining to love; amorous.
- Of or relating to love, especially sexual love.
- Causing wonder and amazement; very surprising.
- Possessing uniquely wonderful qualities.
- Very good.
- Indirect or roundabout ways of talking; circumlocution.
- Indirect or roundabout routes or directions.
- A large shrub or small tree found in and around water in the African tropics, formerly used to make rafts due to its extremely lightweight wood.
- A raft made from bundles of the stems of this plant.
- Encompassing on all sides; surrounding; encircling; enveloping.
- Evoking or creating an atmosphere: atmospheric.
- Relating to, or suitable for, storage at room temperature.
- Containing objects or describing a setting that one is interested in.
- Something that surrounds; encompassing material, substance or shape.
- The atmosphere; the surrounding air or sky; atmospheric components collectively such as air, clouds, water vapour, hail, etc.
- A type of modern music which incorporates elements of various musical styles, and creates a relaxing and peaceful atmosphere.
- Of glass: covered with stony speckles, symptoms of incipient devitrification.
- the range of a melody, especially those of ecclesiastical chants
- The exterior edge or border of a thing, such as a leaf or shell.
- A canvassing for votes.
- The act of one who ambles.
- A south-east Asian tree,
- The reddish, mottled or striped wood of this tree, used in cabinetmaking
- A fragrant substance derived from ambergris, used in the perfume industry.
- A form of resinite found in New Zealand coal seams.
- Two ones; the lowest throw at dice; a pair of aces.
- Bad luck, worthlessness.
- Resembling, or characteristic of an amoeba
- a municipality and one of the West Frisian Islands off the north coast of the Netherlands, neighbouring Terschelling to the west and Schiermonnikoog to the east
- That has been modified from a previous form.
- A thing or circumstance that is welcome and makes life a little easier or more pleasant.
- a unit pertaining to the infrastructure of a community, such as a public toilet, a postbox, a library etc.
- Mental impairment; state of being mentally handicapped.
- An American Indian.
- Of or relating to a hypothetical higher-level language family including all of the indigenous languages of the Americas, excluding those that belong to the Eskimo-Aleut or the Na-Dene.
- A triclinic-pedial mineral containing aluminum, hydrogen, magnesium, oxygen, and silicon.
- The congenital absence of the uterus
- A in Colorado
- A town in Maine
- A town in Massachusetts.
- A village in Nebraska
- A town in New Hampshire
- A town and suburb in New York
- A town in Nova Scotia
- A city in Ohio
- A township municipality in Quebec
- A city in Texas
- A town in Victoria, Australia
- A town in Virginia
- A village in Wisconsin
- Friendly; kind; sweet; gracious
- Of a pleasant an likeable nature; kind-hearted; easy to like
- In an amiable manner; in a friendly or pleasant manner.
- A product of amidation
- any of several classes of organic compound, formally derived from oxoacids, by replacement of the hydroxy group with an amino group, and the oxo group with =NR
- A revenue collector having jurisdiction over several villages, in the British Raj.
- An enzyme involved in amination.
- To introduce one or more amino groups into a compound, in the process of amination
- A device that measures the magnitude of an electric current, especially one calibrated in amperes.
- An explosive made up of ammonium nitrate, trinitrotoluene, and aluminium powder.
- A gaseous compound of hydrogen and nitrogen, NH3, with a pungent smell and taste.
- Relating to ammonia.
- Relating to the cornu ammonis.
- Of, pertaining to, or suffering from amnesia
- A person suffering from amnesia
- Any of the Amniota group of vertebrates having an amnion during the development of the embryo; mammals, birds and reptiles.
- Any member of the Amoebidae.
- A Greek island in the east of the Cyclades
- A town, the capital of the island of that name.
- Someone who is in love.
- Someone who writes about love.
- A wanton woman; a courtesan.
- Inclined or having a propensity to love, or to sexual enjoyment.
- Indicating love or sexual desire.
- Of or relating to, or produced by, love.
- Affected with love; in love; enamored.
- A variety of grunerite asbestos, once used in insulation.
- removal; ousting, especially, of a corporate officer from office
- deprivation of possession
- To render larger, more extended, or more intense, and the like;—used especially of loudspeakers, telescopes, microscopes, etc.
- To enlarge by addition or discussion; to treat copiously by adding particulars, illustrations, etc.; to expand; to make much of.
- To increase the amplitude of something, especially of an electric current.
- A Roman two-handled vessel.
- A vessel for containing consecrated wine or oil.
- The dilated end of a duct.
- Funny, hilarious.
- Giving entertainment or amusement; recreative
- illusive, deceitful
- The congenital lack of a spinal cord
- A compound of the radical amyl with oxygen and a positive atom or radical.
- The soluble form of starch (the insoluble form being amylopectin) that is a linear polymer of glucose.
- The spiritual or mystical interpretation of a word or passage beyond the literal, allegorical or moral sense (especially in Biblical criticism).
- The spiritual or mystical interpretation of a word or passage beyond the literal, allegorical or moral sense.
- the name of an Iranian goddess, associated with fertility, healing and wisdom.
- a city in Texas, USA
- state of painlessness, absence of pain
- Of or relating to analgia.
- The state of being anal.
- A relationship of resemblance or equivalence between two situations, people, or objects, especially when used as a basis for explanation or extrapolation.
- To subject to analysis.
- To resolve (anything complex) into its elements.
- To separate into the constituent parts, for the purpose of an examination of each separately.
- To examine in such a manner as to ascertain the elements or nature of the thing examined; as, to analyze a fossil substance, to analyze a sentence or a word, or to analyze an action to ascertain its morality.
- All the vertebrates, such as the Amphibia, which lack an amnion during development.
- a city in Iowa, USA
- In qualitative metre, a metrical foot consisting of three syllables, two unstressed and one stressed (e.g., the word "interrupt").
- In quantitative metre, a metrical foot consisting of three syllables, two short and one long (e.g., the word "velveteen").
- A fragment, phrase or line of poetry or verse using this meter, e.g.
- tactile anesthesia; the total or partial absence of the sense of touch
- Resumption of breathing after a period of halted respiration.
- Any amniote whose skull does not have openings near the temples.
- The state of a society being without authorities or an authoritative governing body.
- Anarchism; the political theory that a community is best organized by the voluntary cooperation of individuals, rather than by a government, which is regarded as being coercive by nature.
- A chaotic and confusing absence of any form of political authority or government.
- Confusion in general; disorder.
- Being of the family Anatidae, comprising the swans, geese, and ducks.
- Pertaining to or resembling a duck; ducklike.
- The doctrine that there is no transcendental ego or soul; that the perceived true self is an illusion. Corresponds to the Hinayana or Theravada Buddhist doctrine of anattā.
- The art of studying the different parts of any organized body, to discover their situation, structure, and economy; dissection.
- The science that deals with the form and structure of organic bodies; anatomical structure or organization.
- A treatise or book on anatomy.
- The act of dividing anything, corporeal or intellectual, for the purpose of examining its parts; analysis
- The form of an individual, particularly a person, used in a tongue in cheek manner, as might be a term used by a medical professional, but in a markedly a less formal context, in which a touch of irony becomes apparent.
- A skeleton, or dead body.
- The physical or functional organization of an organism, or part of it.
- native carbonate of soda; natron
- Any small saltwater fish of the Engraulidae family, consisting of 160 species in 16 genera, of which the genus Engraulis is widely sold as food.
- Having lasted from a remote period; having been of long duration; of great age; very old.
- Existent or occurring in time long past, usually in remote ages; belonging to or associated with antiquity; old, as opposed to modern.
- Relating to antiquity as a primarily European historical period; the time before the Middle Ages.
- Experienced; versed.
- Former; sometime.
- A person who is very old.
- A person who lived in ancient times.
- A flag, banner, standard or ensign.
- One of the senior members of the Inns of Court or of Chancery.
- A senior; an elder; a predecessor.
- A maid.
- An auxiliary or accessory
- A maidservant; a handmaid.
- located towards the elbow
- Of or pertaining to the elbow
- Related to the Andaman Islands, or to their people or languages.
- A tempo mark directing that a passage is to be played in a moderately slow tempo; faster than adagio but slower than allegretto.
- A passage having this mark.
- Played at a moderately slow tempo.
- Describing a passage having this mark.
- A utensil for supporting wood when burning in a fireplace, one being placed on each side
- A town in Hampshire, southern UK.
- name from the Latin form of Andrew.
- A medieval long dagger.
- Of, pertaining to, or characteristic of anergy
- Not using or containing fluid
- An aneroid barometer
- An Eskimo/Inuit sorcerer or shaman.
- A small gold coin once used in England; a half angel.
- A French gold coin of the reign of bearing the image of St. Michael; also, a piece coined at Paris by the English under Henry VI.
- An old musical instrument of the lute kind.
- A sort of small, rich cheese, made in Normandy.
- Having been made angry.
- Related to angina.
- Resembling a blood vessel
- A benign tumor made up of small blood vessels or lymph vessels.
- Of or pertaining to the Angles (Germanic people)
- Of or pertaining to East Anglia
- An Angle (member of a Germanic people)
- An Old English dialect from Mercia or Northumbria
- To convert into English; to anglicise.
- A form of fishing, with a rod, line and angle (hook) for recreation or sport.
- A register or form of English that gives preference to words of Germanic origin over words of other (especially Latin, French, or Greek) origin.
- Of, in, or pertaining to this form of English.
- In an angry manner; under the influence of anger.
- An achondrite consisting mostly of augite with some olivine and troilite
- Extreme pain, either of body or mind; excruciating distress.
- To suffer pain.
- To cause to suffer pain.
- In the night time; at night.
- Any organic compound derived from an oxoacid by replacement of a hydroxyl group by an aniline residue; an amide of aniline.
- Any compound in which one of the nitrogen-bound hydrogen atoms of aniline is replaced by a metal or other cation.
- Any member of the Aniliidae.
- The simplest aromatic amine, C6H5NH2, synthesized by the reduction of nitrobenzene; it is a colourless oily basic poisonous liquid used in the manufacture of dyes and pharmaceuticals.
- A univalent radical derived from aniline
- The condition of being anile.
- A belief that spirits inhabit some or all classes of natural objects or phenomena.
- A belief that an immaterial force animates the universe.
- A doctrine that animal life is produced by an immaterial spirit.
- A believer in animism.
- Resolute and full of vigor; vehement.
- Of or pertaining to an anion.
- an anionic detergent
- A salt or ester of anisic acid.
- The seed-like fruit of the anise, used in baking and in the flavouring of liqueurs such as ouzo.
- The aromatic ether methoxybenzene; it is used in perfumery and in organic synthesis; and derivative of this compound
- Any of three isomeric univalent radicals derived from anisic acid
- A tropical American evergreen shrub, Bixa orellana; the lipstick tree; the fruit of the tree.
- The seed of this tree used as a colouring or in Latin American cooking.
- An orange-red dye obtained from this seed.
- any of various wormlike animals, of the phylum Annelida, having a segmented body; they include the earthworm and the leech
- of, or relating to these creatures
- Troubled, irritated by something unwanted or unliked (an annoyance); vexed.
- annual; yearly
- A yearbook.
- nodding; used in nodding
- A right to receive amounts of money regularly over a certain fixed period, in perpetuity, or, especially, over the remaining life or lives of one or more beneficiaries.
- Pertaining to, or having the form of, a ring; ring-shaped; in the shape of an annulus.
- Banded or marked with circles.
- The person or authority that annuls.
- A small ring.
- A ring-shaped molding at the top of a column
- A small circle borne as a charge in coats of arms.
- A ring- or donut-shaped area or structure.
- The region in a plane between two concentric circles of different radius.
- Any topological space homeomorphic to the region in a plane between two concentric circles of different radius.
- The ring of the sun not covered by the moon in an annular solar eclipse.
- Structure in a fern that consists of differentially thick-walled cells on a sporangium that bend and distort as a result of drying.
- The membranous remnants of a partial veil which leaves a ring on the stem of a mushroom.
- The space contained between the centre well bore and any external tubing. Sometimes used for separated gas flow.
- to coat the surface of a metal electrolytically with an oxide, either as protection or decoration
- Capable of soothing or eliminating pain.
- Soothing or relaxing.
- Noncontentious, blandly agreeable, unlikely to cause offence or debate; bland, inoffensive.
- Any medicine or other agent that relieves pain.
- A source of relaxation or comfort.
- Of or relating to anoesis.
- unthinkable; incapable of being thought
- The portion of an electrolyte near an anode, especially in a cell in which the cathode and anode are in separate compartments
- A deviation from a rule or from what is regarded as normal; an outlier.
- Something or someone that is strange or unusual.
- Any event or measurement that is out of the ordinary regardless of whether it is exceptional or not.
- Any of various angular distances.
- A defect or malformation.
- A failure of a classical symmetry due to quantum corrections.
- An irregularity or disproportion.
- Not according to rule; abnormal.
- Inability to smell; the inability to perceive odors.
- Having anosmia; lacking a sense of smell.
- Lacking olfactory organs; anosmatic.
- A person with anosmia; a person lacking a sense of smell.
- Having a handle.
- An agent that counteracts or neutralizes acidity, especially in the stomach.
- Counteracting or neutralizing acidity, especially in the stomach.
- Relating to a half-giant slain by Hercules in Greek mythology.
- Having superhuman strength, resembling that of Antaeus.
- A city in Turkey
- The point opposite the solar apex
- Alpha Scorpii (α Sco), the brightest star in the constellation Scorpius. It is a M type red giant, and is a binary with a B type companion visible in greenish.
- Any of various drab-colored South American birds of the family Thamnophilidae that feed on ants.
- The vertical blocks which terminate the covering tiles of the roof of a Roman, Etruscan, or Greek temple.
- Any decoration serving to cover the ends of roofing tiles.
- A feeler organ on the head of an insect, crab, or other animal.
- An apparatus to receive or transmit radio waves and convert respectively to or from an electrical signal.
- The faculty of intuitive astuteness.
- A son of Aesyetes
- One of the Charites worshipped in Athens.
- A cymose corymb with the lateral flowers higher than the central ones.
- Resembling a flower.
- A flower or, more commonly, a floret that has the simplest, most basic type of structure.
- name, in regular use since the Middle Ages.
- A city in Kansas, USA
- A city in New Mexico
- A town in Texas