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- Unit of electrical current in electromagnetic and Gaussian cgs systems of units, equal to 10 amperes in SI units.
- An evergreen shrub, Abelmoschus moschatus of the East and West Indies and Northern Africa, whose musky seeds are used in perfumery and to flavor coffee; - the musk mallow.
- The act of abetting or assisting in a crime, wrongdoing etc.
- Encouragement or assistance.
- Not conforming to rule or system; deviating from the usual or normal type.
- Of or pertaining to that which is irregular, in particular, behaviour that deviates from norms of social propriety or accepted standards of mental health.
- A person or object that is not normal.
- Belonging to or involving the abomasum. 1976
- The fourth or digestive compartment of the stomach of a cow or other ruminant, after the omasum.
- Either of the ratlike rodents that form the genus Abrocoma; rat chinchilla. 1976
- An illogical conclusion or state.
- The point of junction between two things, in particular a support, that abuts.
- The solid portion of a structure that supports the lateral pressure of an arch or vault.
- A construction that supports the ends of a bridge; a structure that anchors the cables on a suspension bridge.
- Something that abuts, or on which something abuts.
- The state of abutting.
- That element that shares a common boundary or surface with its neighbor.
- The tooth that supports a denture or bridge.
- A fixed point or surface where resistance is obtained.
- Feigning disinterest in something while actually desiring it.
- To encumber; to crush; to overwhelm.
- To make familiar by use; to cause to accept; to habituate, familiarize, or inure.
- To be wont.
- To cohabit.
- The potter's field, said to have lain south of Jerusalem, purchased with the bribe which Judas took for betraying his master, and therefore called the field of blood.
- A field of bloodshed, a place of slaughter.
- The native language spoken by the Pit River people of present-day California.
- A lens that imparts little color; a lens that is achromatic.
- Absence of pigmentation, especially in the skin or blood
- Uncoloured; not pigmented; lacking in colour.
- a town in Mississippi, USA
- A denial of the existence of the universe as distinct from God.
- One who denies the existence of the universe, or of a universe as distinct from God.
- A sharp and bitter hatred.
- of or pertaining to the acromion
- The outermost point of the shoulder blade.
- A structure forming the end of the head of a spermatozoon.
- A lack or defect of the pulse.
- That property of electromagnetic radiation that leads to the production of photochemical effects
- The practice of using action to achieve a result, such as political demonstration or a strike in support of or in opposition to an issue.
- The quality of being adamant
- The property of being adamant.
- Something to be added; especially text added as an appendix or supplement to a document.
- A postscript.
- The height by which the tooth of a gear projects beyond (outside for external, or inside for internal) the standard pitch circle or pitch line.
- Clinging, as by hooks.
- Help; support.
- One who helps.
- Feeling or showing admiration.
- Someone who or something which admits.
- To warn or notify of a fault; to reprove gently or kindly, but seriously; to exhort.
- To counsel against wrong practices; to caution or advise; to warn against danger or an offense; — followed by of, against, or a subordinate clause.
- To instruct or direct; to inform; to notify.
- Visited by a dream.
- Lack or loss of strength, usually due to a disease.
- Not dynamic; without strength or vigor.
- Pertaining to air.
- Having a form similar to that of air.
- Light, unsubstantial, or unstable.
- A wireless message.
- A telegram whose transmission included at least one segment sent via airplane.
- A thin piece of foldable and gummed paper for writing a letter and serving as its own envelope for transit via airmail.
- A pneumogram.
- A branch of science that deals with the upper atmosphere of the Earth and the other planets with reference to their chemical composition, physical properties, relative motion, and responses to radiation from space.
- To cause (somebody) to die of hunger; to starve.
- The matzoh eaten at a Passover seder, after dinner.
- The doctrine that the ultimate end of all things is good, although the intermediate means may be evil.
- Glimmering. Gleaming or shining.
- The amine (4-aminobutyl)guanidine which is a decarboxylation product of arginine and an intermediate in polyamine biosynthesis
- Grouped together.
- Any of several perennial herbaceous plants, of the genus that have spikes of yellow flowers.
- Any of several unrelated plants of a similar appearance.
- The science of utilizing plants, animals and soils for food, fuel, feed, and fiber and more. To do this effectively and sustainably, agronomy encompasses work in the areas of plant genetics, plant physiology, meteorology, animal sciences and soil science.
- In an aimful manner; with fixed purpose.
- A location where aircraft are operated, usually having a runway and maintenance facilities.
- The main body and structure of an aircraft (without the powerplant).
- The items of mail conveyed using aircraft.
- A woman who flies in an aircraft; a female aviator.
- a village in North Carolina, USA.
- causing apprehension, fear or alarm; frightening
- The raising of needless alarms.
- One who causes others to become alarmed without cause.
- A milder variant of smallpox
- A form of lime, made by heating marble, used for stucco
- Congenital lack of melanin pigmentation in the skin, eyes, and hair or feathers (or more rarely only in the eyes); the condition of being albino.
- Any of a class of polypeptides formed by digestion of protein; proteose
- sapwood; the soft, newer wood in the trunk of a tree found between the bark and the hardened heartwood.
- An imine derived from an aldehyde; general formula RCH=NR
- Any oxime derived from an aldehyde; general formula RCH=NOH
- Computing in, or using, Arabic numerals.
- A palace in Granada, Spain; historically a royal palace.
- A solitaire card game played with two decks.
- The fact or position of being an alien; alienage.
- The study or treatment of mental disorders; psychiatry.
- The desiccated bodies of certain insects (female Kermes ilicis and Kermes vermilio), which live on the kermes oak, formerly much used as a material for dye and a medicinal ingredient; also a given mixture, preparation etc. containing such insects.
- A red Italian alcoholic liqueur.
- freehold land or property
- The fertilization of an ovum from one individual with the spermatozoa of another; cross-fertilization
- A sex chromosome that differs from an ordinary autosome in form, size, or behaviour.
- soil, clay, silt or gravel deposited by flowing water, as it slows, in a river bed, delta, estuary or flood plain
- A comprehensive treatise on astronomy, alchemy, geography and/or mathematics (originally compiled by Ptolemy circa 150
- The giving of alms; an act of charity, a good work.
- Mountain climbing, especially in the Alps.
- A city in Illinois.
- A city in Kansas.
- A village in Missouri.
- A village in New York.
- A in Oregon.
- A in Pennsylvania.
- A town in South Dakota.
- A town in Tennessee
- A town in Utah.
- Of, relating to or containing aluminium.
- A metallic chemical element (symbol Al) with an atomic number of 13.
- A single atom of this element.
- Aircraft or other machinery made partially or wholly of aluminum.
- Any of several perennial herbs, of the genus User:DCDuring/testtaxlink, native to North America.
- without long processes
- any cell that does not have a long process
- The strawberry finch, a small Indian songbird ( commonly caged and kept for fighting.
- The most frequently mentioned foster mother of Zeus, sometimes represented as the goat who suckled the infant-god in a mountain cave, sometimes as a goat-tending nymph.
- The third most distant moon of Jupiter.
- A bicyclic oligopeptide, found in Amanita phalloides, that is a deadly amatoxin
- Any of various herbs, of the genus Amaranthus.
- Their flowers' characteristic purplish red color; a red to purple azo dye used as a food colouring and in cosmetics.
- The seed of these plants, used as a cereal.
- In a amazed manner.
- Full of amazement; astonished.
- A person who is neither clearly extroverted nor introverted, but has characteristics of each.
- Causing or relating to amblosis; abortifacient.
- An obtuse-angled figure, especially a triangle.
- A person afflicted with amblyopia.
- A salt of ambreic acid.
- The musk mallow plant (Abelmoschus moschatus).
- The essential oil produced from the seeds of the musk mallow.
- A variety of pear.
- Able to walk.
- Designed for use by somebody with a disability that impairs, but does not prevent, walking.
- To walk; to relocate oneself under the power of one's own legs.
- Having been the target of an ambush.
- Having been subjected to a shock for which one is unprepared.
- Not undergoing meiosis
- A variety of wheat from which starch is produced (Triticum spelta).
- Willing to respond to persuasion or suggestions.
- Willing to comply with; agreeable.
- Being a locally compact topological group carrying a kind of averaging operation on bounded functions that is invariant under translation by group elements.
- In an amenable manner.
- a city in Georgia, USA
- a CDP in Indiana, USA.
- a small city in Kansas, USA.
- an unincorporated community in Missouri, USA.
- a market town in Buckinghamshire, England.
- a town in southern Wiltshire, England.
- Showing friendliness or goodwill.
- friendly; in an amicable manner.
- characterized by an absence of antagonism, especially in commonly difficult situations
- Converted into, or reacted with an amide
- In the very middle; central.
- In the very middle; centrally.
- A compound radical, NH2, not yet obtained in a separate state, which may be regarded as ammonia from the molecule of which one of the hydrogen atoms has been removed; called also the amido group.
- In the middle of a ship (as opposed to bow or stern).
- Missing, lacking.
- Direct division of a cell by cleavage of the nucleus without the formation of chromosomes
- Of or pertaining to amitosis
- The heterocyclic amine 3-amino-1,2,4-triazole that is used as a nonselective systemic triazole herbicide on nonfood croplands
- 6-amino-2,4-dihydroxy-1,3,5-triazine, the hydrolysis product of ammeline.
- 4,6-diamino-2-hydroxy-1,3,5-triazine, the hydrolysis product of melamine.
- One of a genus Ammodytes of fishes; the sand eel.
- A species of viper, of southern Europe.
- Of or relating to ammonia, or possessing its properties.
- To treat with ammonia; to ammoniate.
- Characteristic of an ammonite
- Person who suffers from loss of memory (amnesia).
- That causes amnesia.
- Pertaining to the amnion.
- Describing a form of featuring alternating
- In an amoral manner; without morals.
- (in art) a cupid or putto
- a love poem
- a sweetheart
- Of or pertaining to the Amorites or their language.
- Having no defined shape, lacking form; amorphous.
- Causing a complete loss of gene function.
- To alienate (property) in mortmain.
- To wipe out (a debt, liability etc.) gradually or in installments.
- To even out the costs of running an algorithm over many iterations, so that high-cost iterations are much less frequent than low-cost iterations, which lowers the average running time per iteration.
- An earth abounding in pyrites, used by the ancients to kill insects, etc., on vines.
- A carbonaceous alum schist.
- The electric current; charge transmitted per unit time.
- An element that in combination produces amphid salt; applied by to oxygen, sulphur, selenium, and tellurium.
- A member of taxonomic order Amphipoda of small, shrimp-like crustaceans.
- Of, pertaining to, or in the shape of an amphora
- Produced by or indicating a hollow cavity in the lungs, giving a sound like that produced by blowing into an empty decanter.
- A form of pseudocopulation, found chiefly in amphibians and horseshoe crabs, in which a male grasps a female with his front legs as part of the mating process.
- Having the outer edge prominent; said of the wings of insects.
- To enlarge.
- Resembling an ampulla.
- To surgically remove a part of the body, especially a limb
- A large city in India, formerly known as Ramdaspur and sometimes called Ambarsar.
- The district (the second most populous in Punjab) which contains this city.
- Of or pertaining to an amulet; operating as a charm.
- Capable of being amused.
- In an amused manner
- A light field cannon, or stocked gun mounted on a swivel.
- Lacking the spinal cord.
- An almond-shaped inclusion in igneous rock or lava
- A rounded mass of secondary mineral found in volcanic rock
- The water-soluble part of granulose.
- A condition in which starch is found in the urine.
- A mineral, a sodium aluminosilicate with a chemical formula NaAlSi2O6·H2O, having a zeolite structure, found in alkaline basalts.
- A city/town in North Dakota.
- A ban or curse pronounced with religious solemnity by ecclesiastical authority, often accompanied by excommunication; something denounced as accursed.
- By extension, something which is vehemently disliked by somebody.
- An imprecation; a curse; a malediction.
- Any person or thing anathematized, or cursed by ecclesiastical authority.
- Growing in exposed windy places
- An acrid toxic substance obtained from some species of anemone.
- a shake in timber caused by high winds
- An abnormal blood-filled swelling of an artery or vein, resulting from a localized weakness in the wall of the vessel.
- The world of angels.
- The state of being an angel.
- Capable of being put into life or receiving animation.
- of or concerning animals
- In respect of the anima or animal spirits.
- In respect of the physical or "animal" faculties, as opposed to the intellect or spirit.
- Full of life or spirit; indicating animation; lively; vigorous.
- Endowed with life.
- One who animates something; one who brings something to life or the appearance of life.
- One who creates an animation or cartoon; a cartoonist.
- A native or inhabitant of Vietnam or Annam.
- Pertaining to Annam.
- Any of the Anomura.
- Irregular in the character of the tail or abdomen.
- A room before, or forming an entrance to, another; a waiting room.
- Any atom composed of antiparticles.
- Any chemical agent that inhibits the formation of foam.
- Acting against males.
- One of the two halves of bilaterally symmetrical animals; one of any opposite symmetrical or homotypic parts in animals and plants.
- A chemical element (symbol Sb) with an atomic number of 51. The symbol is derived from
- The alloy stibnite
- An apparent contradiction between valid conclusions; a paradox
- That reduce the production of pollutants that cause smog.
- That counters the effects of smog.
- Opposed to obscenity or pornography.
- The semantic relation between antonyms; the quality of being antonymous.
- The aphetized form of a word, i.e. a word which has dropped its initial vowel or syllable. For example, see squire.
- An original, laconic phrase conveying some principle or concept of thought, often one considered pithy.
- An excessive interest in bees.
- Of or relating to apogamy.
- plant reproduction without fertilization
- plant reproduction without fertilization, meiosis, or the production of gametes
- animal reproduction in which the egg cell did not undergo meiosis or fertilization
- An abscess; a pustulent swelling.
- A short, witty, instructive saying; an aphorism or maxim.
- An area of bare (featherless) skin on a bird.
- Resembling water; watery, liquid
- An idiom from the Aramaic language.
- A large carnivorous predatory South American tropical freshwater fish,
- The adoption or imitation of archaic words or style.
- An archaic word, style, etc.
- Having the form of a bow (weapon)
- A non-trinitarian Christology, denominated as heretical since Council of Nicaea, but still influential in Monophysite Christianity.
- A body of forces equipped for war.
- All the cannon and small arms collectively, with their equipments, belonging to a ship or a fortification.
- Any equipment for resistance.
- The process of building up military capacity.
- An orthorhombic-pyramidal mineral containing aluminum, barium, calcium, hydrogen, oxygen, and silicon.
- A member of a subtype of the Caucasian race, similar to the Dinaric but with slightly darker pigmentation, found mainly in the northern part of Western Asia.
- A protective cover for the arm.
- A chieftain of the Cherusci (an ancient Germanic tribe) who defeated the Romans in the Battle of the Teutoburg Forest.
- Jacobus Arminius, Dutch theologian and founder of Arminianism.
- of, or relating to heraldry, or to heraldic arms
- a book etc concerning heraldry, especially a collection of coats of arms
- A person skilled in the bearings of coats of arms, and all relating to their emblazonment.
- Possessing, wearing, or fitted out with armour.
- Equipped with armoured vehicles.
- A thick plain silk, generally black, used for clerical garments.
- A piece of armour that protects the arm,
- A decorative companion.
- The larva of any of the Spodoptera and genera of noctuid moths, which typically feed in large, destructive groups.
- Fragrant or spicy.
- Having a closed ring of alternate single and double bonds with delocalized electrons.
- Derived from benzene.
- A fragrant plant or spice added to a dish to flavour it.
- The univalent AsH4+ cation, derived from arsine.
- The ideological belief in the superiority of a defined Aryan race, particularly as an element of Nazism.
- seismically inactive
- applied to earth fault slip movement that does not produce any seismic shock.
- A form of infertility associated with a failure to produce semen.
- Unable to produce sperm.
- Of or relating to aspermia.
- A patch; an addition; a piece put on.
- A constellation.
- A small group of stars that forms a visible pattern but is not an official constellation.
- A rarely used typographical symbol (⁂, three asterisks arranged in a triangle), used to call attention to a passage or to separate subchapters in a book.
- A star-shaped figure exhibited by some crystals by reflected light (as in a star sapphire) or by transmitted light (as in some mica).
- Of, from, or pertaining to Atacama.
- Someone from Atacama.
- resistant to heat passing through; heat-resistant, heatproof
- without an increase in temperature
- involving no enthalpy exchange
- An abnormal fatty deposit which develops within the walls of arteries.
- treatment of disease by vapours or gases, as by inhalation
- The branch of science dealing with the laws and phenomena of aqueous vapour.
- An instrument for reducing a liquid to spray or vapor for disinfecting, cooling, medical use or perfume spraying.
- Trembling, aquiver.
- A condition of the system produced by long use of belladonna.
- To temper by adjusting relative quantities, or blending qualities.
- To mitigate, assuage.
- To regulate, arrange, organise.
- The style and idiom of Attic, the Ancient Greek dialect
- A well-turned phrase; a concise manner of speech or expression
- A favouring of, or attachment to Attica and the Athenians
- Any of a family of fluorescent dyes used to stain tissues for fluorescence microscopy
- Having the form of the human ear; ear-shaped. An example is the gastropod mollusc abalone, which is also known as the 'ear shell'.
- A supposed chemical element proposed by in 1886, later found to be gallium.
- Self-fertilization, the fertilizing pollen being derived from the same blossom as the pistil acted upon.
- A sentence that describes itself, in the sense of providing an inventory of its own characters.
- The quality, state, or condition of being automatic; automaticity.
- Self-government; freedom to act or function independently.
- The capacity to make an informed, uncoerced decision.
- The capacity of a system to make a decision about its actions without the involvement of another system or operator.
- The status of a church whose highest-ranking bishop is appointed by the patriarch of the mother church, but which is self-governing in all other respects. Compare
- Any chromosome other than sex chromosomes.
- The spontaneous removal of a limb, tail etc, especially by some invertebrates as a self-defense mechanism.
- Of or relating to autumn.
- Past the middle of life; in the third stage.
- The act of averring, or that which is averred; positive assertion.
- verification; establishment by evidence.
- A positive statement of facts; an allegation; an offer to justify or prove what is alleged.
- The surface membrane of an axon
- Of or pertaining to an axoneme
- The cytoplasm of an axon
- the accumulation in the blood of nitrogen-bearing waste products (such as urea) that are usually excreted in the urine
- Of or pertaining to azotemia.
- A disease of hawks; filanders.
- A manufacturer of bags.
- Of, from, or pertaining to the Bahamas, or the Bahamian people.
- A person from the Bahamas or of Bahamian descent.
- A school of thought, the immediate historical predecessor of Jansenism, that claimed thorough Augustinianism over the scholasticism which held sway over most Catholic theologians at the time.
- The handing over of control over, or possession of, personal property by one person, the bailor, to another, the bailee, for a specific purpose upon which the parties have agreed.
- A person who provides bail for another
- Any baked product (such as a pie)
- The Hindu god who is the brother of Krishna, holding a plough as a weapon.
- A large room used for dancing and banquets.
- A type of elegant dance.
- Resembling a balm or some aspect of one; soothing, healing.
- Producing balsam.
- Having the health-giving properties of balsam; soothing, restorative.
- Having the pleasant odour of balsam; balmy, fragrant.
- A balsamic vinegar.
- A drum made from giant bamboo.
- A dance accompanied by such drums.
- A player in a musical band, especially a military or brass band.
- A labourer (loader) working with a band of men.
- The person who directs the operation of a crane or larger vehicle from the point near where loads are attached and detached.
- A form of expulsion of any individual from the University of Oxford, by putting the proctorial edict up in some public place, as a denunciation or promulgation of it. It also served to prevent the individual from claiming the cause of expulsion.
- A deity which medieval Christians mistakenly imagined that pagans, the Knights Templar and (sometimes) Muslims worshipped, and which figures into some modern occultist and Satanic religions.
- A member of the crew of a barge.
- A barge owner, maintainer, or captain of a barge.
- A nickname for a large white maggot, that frequently infested ship's biscuits; most likely a larva of the cadelle beetle, Tenebroides mauritanicus.
- Characterised or marked by barking
- A tracing, usually made by the barograph, showing graphically the variations of atmospheric pressure for a given time.
- The woolly fern,
- A Scythian Lamb: a joke creature, supposedly half animal and half plant, made by inverting a woolly fern.
- The Vegetable Lamb of Tartary, a mythical plant believed to grow sheep as its fruit.
- A floor of a building below ground level.
- A mass of igneous or metamorphic rock forming the foundation over which a of sedimentary rocks is laid.
- Last place in a sports conference standings.
- A filename without any path or directory information.
- A party or rave.
- Dancehall music.
- A small structure, shaped like a club, found in the Basidiomycota division of fungi, that bears four spores at the tips of small projections.
- abatement; diminution
- A supposed "growth force" in vitalism.
- A female batman (servant)
- Probably an aromatic gum like balsam that was exuded from a tree, probably one of several species in the genus Commiphora.
- A petitioner; someone who seeks some type of favour from another, usually from a superior.
- A man employed in praying; especially one who prays for another.
- A poor man, supported in a beadhouse, and required to pray for the soul of its founder; an almsman.
- A public almsman; one who received alms from the king, and was expected in return to pay for the royal welfare and that of the state; a licensed beggar.
- A small European flycatcher, the spotted flycatcher, that often nests on a beam in a building.
- Not having a beam.
- Not emitting light.
- Having the form of a beam
- A workman engaged in beaming or slicking hides.
- The condition of a beast; beasthood.
- An English habitational surname from any of several places in France.
- A city in Texas, USA
- (of a sailing ship) unable to move due to lack of wind
- The act or process by which something becomes.
- pleasingly suitable; fit; congruous
- decent, respectable
- someone who manufactures beds
- a domestic servant employed by a University for the benefit of its students
- adorned (as if) with gems
- One who, or that which, begrimes.
- A great and mighty beast God shows Job in Job 40:15-24.
- A great and mighty monster.
- Something which has the qualities of great power and might, and monstrous proportions.
- To throw into confusion; jumble.
- A loved one; a darling, lover.
- The realm or sphere of belles.
- a tiny "city" in Polk County, Minnesota, USA
- a neighbourhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
- To master throughly; dominate.
- To image or show as in a mirror.
- Marked by bending or flexibility; flexible; pliable.
- Lacking sensation; numb
- Lacking interest; dulled
- Decked with feathers.
- To pommel; to beat, as with a stick.
- To assail or criticise in conversation, or in writing.
- A tree of the orange family ( syn. having a roundish or pear-shaped fruit, from the rind of which an essential oil of delicious odor is extracted, much prized as a perfume. Also, the fruit.
- The essence or perfume made from the fruit.
- A variety of snuff perfumed with bergamot.
- Either of two plants of the mint family noted for their bergamot-like scent:
- nothosubspecies citrata, more commonly known as
- Monarda didyma, also known as or bee balm.
- A variety of pear.
- A coarse tapestry, manufactured from flock of cotton or hemp, mixed with ox's or goat's hair.
- A person from Bermuda or of Bermudian descent.
- Of, from, or pertaining to Bermuda, or the Bermudian peoples.
- fit; suitable; becoming
- To make dirty; to soil.
- To tarnish something, especially someone's reputation; to debase.
- To stream around, about, or all over; flood.
- To flow in a stream; stream down.
- To drench; mark by streams of.
- To cover or be covered in; adorn; wear.
- A sound change in which [b] (the voiced bilabial plosive) shifts to [v] (the voiced labiodental fricative).
- A speech disorder involving excessive use of the [b] sound, or conversion of other sounds into it.
- To build.
- To furnish with timber; timber.