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- A member of the former Acalephae family, now a part of the Cnidaria phylum.
- The state in which the level of carbon dioxide in the blood and tissue is significantly lower than normal.
- To account.
- Having been transformed from one medium to another.
- Having been subject to an alteration or change to fit a different circumstance.
- With great skill or knowledge.
- Any salt or ester of adipic acid
- A mass of fat found internally; also, a fatty tumor.
- Containing, composed of, or consisting of fat; fatty.
- Slightly overweight, somewhat fat and hence soft.
- Animal fat stored in the tissue of the body.
- Of or relating to adipose, the fatty tissue.
- Of or relating to Aesop; Aesopian.
- Characteristic of agape
- To bring together in a group; to group.
- Any of various peralkaline igneous rocks, typically nepheline syenite or phonolite.
- The sayings of Jesus found in various ancient texts but not in the four Gospels.
- A small airport sometimes found near an industrial or business area.
- The playing of a particular song, band or genre on the radio, or the frequency with which it is played.
- A small tree of New Zealand (
- A pole set up as the sign of an alehouse.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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 point opposite the solar apex
- Opposed to the use of marijuana.
- The most populous province of Flanders and Belgium.
- The capital city of the eponymous
- a large hypostyle hall in ancient Persian palaces
- An indirect argument which proves a thing by showing the impossibility or absurdity of the contrary.
- The state or essence of being an ape.
- Similar to an ape in appearance or movement.
- Given to servile imitation.
- A small, young, or immature ape.
- Openly, publicly, without secrecy.
- Clearly, plainly.
- The condition of having no petals
- The condition of difficulty in swallowing.
- the absence of the lens of the eye.
- Exhibiting aphakia; lacking the lens of the eye.
- One who has aphakia.
- A partial or total loss of language skills due to brain damage. Usually, damage to the left perisylvian region, including Broca's area and Wernicke's area, causes aphasia.
- Affected by, or pertaining to, aphasia.
- One who is afflicted by symptoms of aphasia.
- The point in the orbit of a celestial body at which it is farthest from the body it orbits.
- A type of aphasia in which the ability to speak is lost.
- Of, relating to, or afflicted with aphemia.
- The loss of the initial unstressed vowel of a word.
- Of, relating to, or formed by aphesis.
- Of or relating to the apheta; life-giving.
- Any member of the Aphididae.
- Loss of voice; the inability to speak
- Of, relating to, or exhibiting aphonia; unable to speak.
- Barrenness, female sterility.
- having no light, especially no sunlight
- describing that part of the deep oceans and lakes where photosynthesis is not possible
- A foliated or chalk-like variety of calcite.
- Not porphyritic; having few or no phenocrysts.
- In an apish manner; in the manner of an ape.
- With quick beating or palpitation; pitapat.
- A lens that has been corrected for spherical aberration and coma in order to produce a rectilinear image.
- A condition marked by the incomplete development, or absence, of an organ or tissue.
- Composed of, or relating to, aplite.
- An ingrowth of the arthropod exoskeleton, serving as an attachment site for muscles.
- Asexual reproduction of a fully formed plant directly from a bud.
- Connected with the apogee.
- Connected with the apogee.
- Pertaining to the apogee.
- Of or pertaining to a portion of the horn of the hyoid bone.
- the spot that is the farthest away from the planet Jupiter in the orbit of each of its own satellites; apoapsis around Jupiter
- An expression of remorse or regret for having said or done something that harmed another: an instance of apologizing (saying that one is sorry).
- A formal justification, defence.
- Anything provided as a substitute; a makeshift.
- The point of an elliptical lunar orbit where the distance between the satellite and the Moon is at its maximum.
- Any apomictic plant or organism.
- An evil snake-god who tries to devour the sun every night.
- An asteroid formerly thought to be on a collision course with Earth.
- A pore through which water passes out of a radial canal or flagellated chamber of a sponge
- imperforate; not porous.
- A marginal note; a gloss.
- A method of verification for international documents.
- The perpendicular distance from the center of a circle to a chord of the same circle.
- The distance from the center of a regular polygon perpendicular to one of its sides (a special case of the above).
- The difference between two quantities commensurable only in power, as between 1 and the square root of 2, or between the diagonal and side of a square.
- The remaining part of a whole tone after a smaller semitone has been deducted from it; a major semitone.
- A small ornamental piece of embroidery worn on albs and some other ecclesiastical vestments.
- The furniture of a ship, such as masts, sails, rigging, anchors, guns, etc.
- To furnish with apparatus; to equip; to fit out.
- To dress or clothe; to attire.
- To dress with external ornaments; to cover with something ornamental
- To charge (someone) with a crime; to impeach.
- To make quiet; to calm; to reduce to a state of peace; to dispel (anger or hatred).
- To come to terms with; to adapt to the demands of.
- Applause; applauding.
- To express approval (of something) by clapping the hands.
- To praise, or express approval for something or someone.
- A place name.
- Historical county town of Westmoreland, UK.
- Village in North Lincolnshire, UK.
- Any number of settlements named after those in Britain.
- from the English place name.
- put into practical use
- of a branch of science, serving another branch of science or engineering
- A person who or device that applies something.
- An unincorporated community and former city in Georgia, USA, and the county seat of Columbia County.
- To set, fix or determine (a time or place for something such as a meeting, or the meeting itself) by authority or agreement.
- To name (someone to a post or role).
- To furnish or equip (a place) completely; to provide with all the equipment or furnishings necessary; to fit out.
- To equip (someone) with (something); to assign (someone) authoritatively (some equipment).
- To fix the disposition of (property) by designating someone to take use of (it).
- To fix with power or firmness by decree or command; to ordain or establish.
- To resolve; to determine; to ordain.
- An examiner; one whose business is to put questions.
- In the English Court of Exchequer, an officer who audited the sheriffs' accounts.
- To press close to something else
- To notify, or to make aware; to inform.
- To appraise
- To apprise
- trial; proof; testimony; affirmation.
- approval; commendation
- To sanction officially; to ratify; to confirm.
- To regard as good; to commend; to be pleased with; to think well of.
- To make proof of; to demonstrate; to prove or show practically.
- To consider or show to be worthy of approbation or acceptance.
- To make profit of; to convert to one's own profit — said especially of waste or common land appropriated by the lord of the manor.
- An energetic movement towards or against something
- conjunction or occultation
- a close approach of two heavenly bodies
- Total or partial loss of the ability to perform coordinated movements or manipulate objects in the absence of motor or sensory impairment; specifically, a disorder of motor planning.
- Relating to or exhibiting apraxia.
- A round sweet and juicy stone fruit, resembling peach or plum in taste, with a yellow-orange flesh, lightly fuzzy skin and a large seed inside.
- The apricot tree, Prunus armeniaca
- A pale yellow-orange colour, like that of an apricot fruit.
- A dog with an orange-coloured coat.
- the junction of the brain and brain stem on a target, used as an aiming point to ensure a one-shot kill.
- A testicle.
- Of a pale yellowish-orange colour, like that of an apricot.
- Wearing an apron.
- Of, pertaining to, or in the form of an apse
- Of or pertaining to the apsides
- Without lateral columns; applied to buildings which have no series of columns along their sides, but are either prostyle or amphiprostyle.
- Any of the Aptera, an obsolete taxonomic category of wingless arthropods.
- suitability; the quality of being apt or suitable
- disposition of the mind; propensity
- quickness of apprehension; readiness in learning; docility
- proneness; tendency
- Of or pertaining to Apulia.
- An inhabitant or a resident of Apulia.
- Any of a family of enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of ATP, releasing phosphate and available energy
- Of sperm in species that exhibit infertile.
- Not combustible; capable of tolerating great heat without alteration of form or properties.
- Any member of the Asaphidae.
- The state of being free from sepsis.
- The process of removing pathogenic organisms or protecting against such organisms.
- Free of disease-causing microbes.
- Used to protect against infection by disease-causing microbes.
- To sprinkle or scatter (liquid or dust).
- To falsely or maliciously charge another.
- asphyxiation, typically resulting in death; asphyxia
- One who aspires to something.
- A flying squirrel, the found in the southern and eastern United States.
- That which is assumed; an assumption.
- To take up; to elevate; to assume.
- A member of an indigenous people of the
- The language of these people.
- A reduction in the functionality of an organ caused by disease, injury or lack of use.
- To wither or waste away.
- To cause to waste away or become abortive; to starve or weaken.
- To try.
- To try to move, by entreaty, by afflictions, or by temptations; to tempt.
- To try to win, subdue, or overcome.
- To attack; to make an effort or attack upon; to try to take by force.
- The action of trying at something.
- An assault or attack, especially an assassination attempt.
- Patronage or protection.
- An omen or a sign.
- Divination from the actions of birds.
- A dissection performed on a cadaver to find possible cause(s) of death.
- An after-the-fact examination, especially of the causes of a failure.
- An eyewitness observation, the presentation of an event as witnessed.
- To perform an autopsy on.
- To perform an after-the-fact analysis of, especially of a failure.
- of (normally used in plural)
- To play the bagpipes.
- To lay (the mizzen) aback by bringing the sheet to the mizzen rigging.
- The energy difference between two allowed ranges of electron energy in a solid; especially the difference between the energies of the valence band and the conduction band.
- A Christian sacrament, by which one is received into a church and sometimes given a name, generally involving the candidate to be anointed with or submerged in water.
- A similar ceremony of initiation, purification or naming.
- To perform the sacrament of baptism by sprinkling or pouring water over someone or immersing them in water.
- To dedicate or christen.
- Of rum, brandy, or any other spirits, to dilute with water.
- To ensure proper burning of a joint by moistening the exterior with saliva.
- A post sunk in the ground to receive the bars closing a passage into a field.
- To creep up on; stalk
- Any of the four upright supports of a bedstead.
- A post or pin on each side of the bed to keep the bedclothes from falling off; a bedstaff.
- An instance of beeping; a sound that beeps.
- To lay hold of; apprehend; grip; grasp.
- An employee of a hotel who carries guest's luggage and runs errands.
- To paint; to cover or color with, or as with, paint.
- To deck with pearls or shiny objects resembling pearls.
- To pinch, or mark with pinches
- To pinch all over.
- To daub, soil, or make foul with spawl or spittle.
- To speak about; tell of; relate; discuss.
- To speak for beforehand; engage in advance; make arrangements for; order or reserve in advance.
- To stipulate, solicit, ask for, or request, as in a favour.
- To forbode; foretell.
- To speak to; address.
- To betoken; show; indicate; foretell; suggest.
- To speak up or out; exclaim; speak.
- A request for a specific performance; a benefit performance, by a patron.
- To speed; cause to prosper.
- To cast a spell upon; to enchant, bewitch.
- To expend; bestow; employ.
- To season with spice, or with some spicy drug.
- Individually or custom made.
- Relating to someone who makes custom-made products, especially clothing items.
- To spout about; recite in a pompous or affected manner.
- To pester with excessive oratory or spouting.
- To spurt on or over; to asperse.
- a cantilever that consists of two active layers: piezoelectric and metal.
- A supposed supramolecular unit of heredity
- Relating to a biopsy.
- Related to biopsy
- A group of organisms having the same specific genotype.
- Involving two parties or entities.
- Having two feet or two legs; biped.
- Pertaining to a biped.
- An airplane that has two main wings, one above the other and supported by struts.
- Having, or consisting of, two superposed planes, aerocurves, etc.
- A fusion of two triangular prisms
- An optical device of this construction used to generate interference fringes
- Either of a pair of asexual spores produced by some red algae
- An error.
- A fly ball that is weakly hit just over the infielders.
- A film or videotaped outtake that has recorded an amusing mistake and/or accident during the course of regular filming.
- A kind of sail, a spanker.
- A bird, the blue titmouse.
- Any member of the Bopyridae.
- An enclosed area used to hold bulls.
- An enclosed area for pitchers to warm up in during a game.
- The relief pitchers of a team collectively.
- A place for someone or something to get ready.
- An open seating arrangement where project teams can communicate openly with minimal effort.
- The sound or action of a bump.
- The sound of a burp.
- The act by which a baby is burped.
- A food of the yellowish material found inside the lower half of a turtle's carapace (shell).
- Uncommon variant of calipers.
- The part of a disc brake that holds the brake pads.
- A kind of cap from Turkic countries, with a high crown.
- A small, metal object with spikes arranged so that, when thrown onto the ground, one always faces up as a threat to pedestrians, horses, and vehicles.
- The same object represented as a heraldic charge.
- The starthistle, a plant with sharp thorns.
- Any of a number of flowering plants in the family Zygophyllaceae, including several members of the genus and the species Tribulus terrestris, native to warm temperate and tropical regions.
- an Italian mildly bitter apéritif, coloured with cochineal, often drunk with soda water or orange juice
- A white transparent waxy crystalline isoprenoid ketone, 1,7,7-trimethylbicyclo[2.2.1]heptan-2-one, with a strong pungent odour, used in pharmacy.
- A region to the east of the city of Antwerp, Belgium (in the provinces of Antwerp and Limburg), and southwest of Eindhoven, the Netherlands (in the province of North Brabant).
- A chicken of a breed originating from the aforementioned region.
- A yellowish-white supergiant star in the constellation Carina; Alpha (α) Carinae. It is the second brightest star in the night sky.
- The pilot of King Menelaus's ship in the Iliad.
- An ancient city in northern Egypt, known for extravagance.
- A spell or incantation; a trifling magic trick.
- A wilful piece of trickery or mischiefChambers Dictionary, 1998, s.v.
- Able and efficient; having the ability needed for a specific task; having the disposition to do something; permitting or being susceptible to something.
- Of sufficient capacity or size for holding, containing, receiving or taking in. Construed with of, for or an infinitive.
- In a capable manner.
- A small case or bandbox.
- A chest or trunk.
- A small cape worn over the shoulders by women.
- a type of smelt found in the Atlantic and Arctic oceans.
- One who capers, leaps, and skips about, or dances.
- A type of tobacco.
- A foreman or overseer.
- The act of removing one's hat as a token of respect.
- the leached upper part of a body or rock that still contains disseminated sulphide mineral deposit.
- The process of covering a borehole in order to seal an oil well.
- The selling of a security etc. close to an expiry date.
- The conversion of a polyhedron into a stellated polyhedron by raising a pyramid on each face.
- Any salt or ester of capric acid
- A harder or more resistant rock type overlying a weaker or less resistant rock type.
- Of, pertaining to, or derived from caproic acid
- The univalent radical derived from caproic acid by loss of the hydroxy group; hexanoyl
- of or pertaining to a Paleolithic culture of North Africa (named after primary findings there, in the now southern Tunisian oasis Gafsa) and southern Europe
- To overturn.
- To cause (a ship) to overturn.
- A vertical cylindrical machine that revolves on a spindle, used to apply force to ropes, cables, etc. It is typically surmounted by a drumhead with sockets for levers used to turn it.
- A rotating spindle used to move recording tape through the mechanism of a tape recorder.
- The descriptive heading or title of a document or part therof
- A title or brief explanation attached to an illustration, cartoon, user interface element, etc.
- A piece of text appearing on screen as subtitle or other part of a film or broadcast.
- The section on an official paper that describes when, where, what was taken, found or executed, and by whom it was authorized.
- A seizure or capture, especially of tangible property (chattel).
- To add captions to a text or illustration.
- To add captions to a film or broadcast.
- A long, pointed hood, as that worn by the Augustinians, Capuchins or Franciscans.
- One of the bones or cartilages of the carpus, especially one of the series articulating with the metacarpals.
- complaining excessively.
- Excessive complaining.
- An arrangement whereby several people travel together in the same car in order to save costs, reduce pollution etc.
- The group of people who participate in such a pool.
- To travel together in such a pool.
- A roofed structure for automobile storage, usually attached to a house and not fully enclosed like a garage but with at least one side open to the outdoors.
- Of or pertaining to Caspian Sea or the region around it.
- A member of the ancient people dwelling along the southern and southwestern shores of the Caspian Sea, in the region which was called Caspiane after them.
- Relating to cepheid variables.
- A cepheid variable.
- Husband of Cassiopeia, king of Eritrea, father of Andromeda. There may be two mythical kings by this name.
- A circumpolar constellation of the northern sky, located between Draco and Cassiopeia and representing the king Cepheus from Greek myth.
- A type of Asian tree with fragrant blossoms,
- one who champs or bites
- A flat, unleavened bread from northern India and Pakistan.
- A hat.
- A cap of maintenance.
- The mass of grape solids that floats on the surface during the fermentation of wine.
- In international law, introductory text appearing in a treaty that broadly defines its principles, objectives, and background.
- A garland or circlet for the head.
- A string of beads, especially when making up five decades of the rosary.
- A moulding in the form of a string of beads; a bead-moulding.
- A small chapel or shrine.
- A bent piece of sheet iron, or a pin with thin plates on its ends, for holding a core in place in the mould.
- A tuft of feathers on a peacock's head.
- A type of footwear used in Pakistan, Mauritius and India, similar to a sandal.
- Dry and flaky due to excessive evaporation of water from its surface.
- One of the main sections into which the text of a book is divided.
- A section of a social or religious body.
- An administrative division of an organization, usually local to a specific area.
- An assembly of monks, or of the prebends and other clergymen connected with a cathedral, conventual, or collegiate church, or of a diocese, usually presided over by the dean.
- A community of canons or canonesses.
- A bishop's council.
- An organized branch of some society or fraternity, such as the Freemasons.
- A meeting of certain organized societies or orders.
- A chapter house.
- A sequence (of events), especially when presumed related and likely to continue.
- A decretal epistle.
- A location or compartment.
- To divide into chapters.
- To put into a chapter.
- To use administrative procedure to remove someone.
- Straight threads obtained by unraveling old linen cloth, used for surgical dressings.
- A traditional bedstead in India, consisting of a wooden frame bordering a set of knotted ropes.
- to decrease the value of; to make cheap
- to make vulgar
- to become cheaper
- to bargain for, ask the price of.
- Cheap; inferior.
- An item which is inexpensive.
- An item of poor quality.
- A person who is stingy, a cheapskate.
- In a cheap manner; without expending much money.
- A state of Mexico.
- having a chip (small piece) or chips missing
- (no comparative or superlative) having had the engine management system upgraded, usually to increase power
- Exhibiting a lively optimism; in high spirits, cheerful.
- A fish and chip shop, or more generally a cheap fast food outlet, typically selling chips and other deep-fried foods.
- A deep frier.
- A machine that reduces organic matter to compost; depending on size, whole tree trunks are reduced to sawdust; a woodchipper.
- An occasional tobacco user, or more generally drug user.
- A machine that chips potatoes ready to be fried and made into chips.
- A company that manufactures potato chips/potato crisps.
- Someone who chips (e.g. wood).
- A player who chips the ball.
- To chirp or chirrup.
- A thing or animal that makes a chirping sound.
- A person who speaks with a distinct English or Welsh accent.
- To make a series of chirps, clicks or clucks.
- To express by chirping.
- To quicken or animate by chirping.
- A series of chirps, clicks or clucks.
- One who, or that which, chomps.
- A tooth.
- Cut or diced into small pieces.
- Ground, having been processed by grinding.
- Having a vehicle's height reduced by horizontal trimming of the roofline.
- High on drugs.
- Fired from a job or cut from a team or training program; having got the chop.
- A tool for chopping wood; an axe/ax.
- A knife for chopping food.
- The penis.
- A type of road motorcycle, especially as used by biker / bikie gangs.
- An AK-47 or similar assault rifle.
- Any of various electronic switches used to interrupt one signal under the control of another.
- A helicopter.
- To travel or transport by helicopter.
- The canopy over a Jewish couple during their marriage ceremony.
- A marriage ceremony, wedding.
- The process of encrypting telecommunication signals, as to prevent information from being intercepted by an enemy or competitor.
- A whitish marble from Rome, containiing pale greenish zones. It consists of calcium carbonate, with zones and cloudings of talc.
- One who, or that which, clamps.
- An attachment with sharp metal prongs, attached to a boot or shoe to enable the wearer to walk securely upon ice.
- A circuit that restricts the amplitude of a waveform.
- An area of London, in the borough of Hackney (officially Upper Clapton and Lower Clapton)
- Anything that clasps
- Any of several appendages, in insects, crustacea and fish, that are used to clasp the female during copulation
- A member of a small tribe of Chinookan-speaking Native Americans in the Pacific Northwest of the United States.
- A compact stratum of partially permeable material rich in clay.
- A shield worn by soldiers of ancient Greece and Rome
- An ornamental disk of marble in this shape
- Part of the exoskeleton of an insect between the carapace and mandibles
- Having an end cut off; trimmed or cut back.
- With each word pronounced separately and distinctly.
- Anything that clips.
- A tool used for clipping something, such as hair, coins, or fingernails.
- Something that moves swiftly; especially:
- Any of several forms of very fast sailing ships having a long, low hull and a sharply raked stem.
- An Alberta clipper.
- A circuit which prevents the amplitude of a wave from exceeding a set value.
- A person who mutilates coins by fraudulently paring the edges.
- A grass or other plant that tends to form clumps.
- To form into clumps or masses.
- Any of many soft-finned fish of the family Clupeidae.
- A protamine found in herring.
- Of or pertaining to a clypeus
- The shield-shaped front part of an insect's head or a spider's cephalothorax.
- A pit where coal is dug.
- A place where charcoal is made.
- To work as a colporteur
- An agreement or contract.
- Closely packed, i.e. packing much in a small space.
- Having all necessary features fitting neatly into a small space.
- Closed and bounded.
- Such that every open cover of the given set has a finite subcover.
- Brief; close; pithy; not diffuse; not verbose.
- Joined or held together; leagued; confederated.
- Composed or made; with of.
- A small, slim folding case, often featuring a mirror, powder and a powderpuff; that fits into a woman's purse or handbag, or that slips into ones pocket.
- A broadsheet newspaper published in the size of a tabloid but keeping its non-sensational style.
- To make more dense; to compress.
- To unite or connect firmly, as in a system.
- Compages; consistency, solid structure; the compaction of parts into a whole.
- A compages; a unified complex whole formed from the compaction of parts.
- A team; a group of people who work together professionally.
- A group of individuals who work together for a common purpose.
- A unit of approximately sixty to one hundred and twenty soldiers, typically consisting of two or three platoons and forming part of a battalion.
- A unit of firefighters and their equipment.
- The entire crew of a ship.
- Nickname for an intelligence service.
- An entity having legal personality, and thus able to own property and to sue and be sued in its own name; a corporation.
- Any business, whether incorporated or not, that manufactures or sells products (also known as goods), or provides services as a commercial venture.
- Social visitors or companions.
- To accompany, keep company with.
- To associate.
- To be a lively, cheerful companion.
- To have sexual intercourse.
- To divide and share with others.
- To divide into smaller parts; to divide into compartments.
- To arrange or lay out according to a plan, with due distribution and disposition of parts.
- A magnetic or electronic device used to determine the cardinal directions (usually magnetic or true north).
- A pair of compasses (a device used to draw an arc or circle).
- The range of notes of a musical instrument or voice.
- A space within limits; area.
- An enclosing limit; boundary; circumference.
- Moderate bounds, limits of truth; moderation; due limits; used with within.
- A passing round; circuit; circuitous course.
- To surround; to encircle; to environ; to stretch round.
- To go about or round entirely; to traverse.
- To accomplish; to reach; to achieve; to obtain.
- To plot; to scheme (against someone).
- In a circuit; round about.
- To appear.
- To appear in court personally or by attorney.
- the equal or peer of someone else; someone who is a close companion or associate of someone else
- To be equal with; to match.
- A compendium; an epitome; a summary.
- The practice of entering many competitions in order to win as many prizes as possible.
- musical accompaniment
- Made up of multiple parts; composite; not simple.
- Not simple, easy, or straightforward; complicated.
- Of a number, of the form a + bi, where a and b are real numbers and i is a square root of −1.
- A curve, polygon or other figure that crosses or intersects itself.
- A problem.
- A collection of buildings with a common purpose, such as a university or military base.
- An assemblage of related things; a collection.
- A psychological dislike or fear of a particular thing.
- An organized cluster of thunderstorms.
- A structure consisting of a central atom or molecule weakly connected to surrounding atoms or molecules.
- A complex number.
- To form a complex with another substance
- A plot (involving more than one person), conspiracy
- To plot.
- Divided into a line of squares of alternating tinctures
- To tolerate, bear, put up (with).
- To be in agreement (with); to be of an accord.
- To behave (in a given manner).
- Manner of acting; conduct; deportment.
- The decayed remains of organic matter that has rotted into a natural fertilizer
- A mixture; a compound.
- To produce compost, let organic matter decay into fertilizer
- A compressed and impregnated wood; a wood-based composite made in various forms from panel to solid profiles.
- A counter (token used for keeping count).
- A prison attached to a city court; a counter.
- Any of several placenames in England and the United States.
- from the placenames.
- A Communist sympathizer; a liberal.
- abstract and general idea; an abstraction
- understanding retained in the mind, from experience, reasoning and/or imagination; a generalization (generic, basic form), or abstraction (mental impression), of a particular set of instances or occurrences (specific, though different, recorded manifestations of the concept).
- In generic programming, a description of supported operations on a type, including their syntax and semantics.
- Any member of the Conopidae.
- Relating to a cooper; coopered.
- An oily liquid hydrocarbon found in a number of essential oil-producing plants. It is a tricyclic sesquiterpene.
- A chapman; a dealer; a merchant.
- Any of very many small crustaceans, of the subclass Copepoda, that are widely distributed and ecologically important; they include the water fleas.
- Lapageria rosea, the Chilean bellflower.
- Vast in quantity or number, profuse, abundant; taking place on a large scale.
- Having an abundant supply.
- Full of thought, information, or matter; exuberant in words, expression, or style.
- At the same pole.
- Resembling the metal copper, especially in color.
- A grove of small growth; a thicket of brushwood; a wood cut at certain times for fuel or other purposes, typically managed to promote growth and ensure a reliable supply of timber. See copse.
- To manage a wooded area sustainably, as a coppice, by periodically cutting back woody plants to promote new growth.
- To sprout from the stump.
- Rising to a point; conical; copped.
- Being or relating to a copula.
- an instance of the making of a copy
- the practice of making one or more copies
- A style based on slavish imitation, without character or originality.
- a person who makes written copies of manuscripts; a scrivener or scribe
- In a depraved state; debased; perverted; morally degenerate; weak in morals.
- Abounding in errors; not genuine or correct; in an invalid state.
- In a putrid state; spoiled; tainted; vitiated; unsound.
- To make corrupt; to change from good to bad; to draw away from the right path; to deprave; to pervert.
- To become putrid or tainted; to putrefy; to rot.
- To debase or render impure by alterations or innovations; to falsify.
- To waste, spoil, or consume; to make worthless.
- The blending (or of wine.
- Someone who couples things together, especially someone whose job it is to couple railway carriages.
- Anything that serves to couple things together; but especially a device that couples railway carriages.
- A device that connects two keyboards of an organ together so that they play together.
- A device used to convert electronic information into audible sound signals for transmission over telephone lines.
- An electrical device used to transfer energy from one electric device to another, especially without a physical connection.
- A pair of lines with rhyming end words.
- A pair of one-way streets which carry opposing directions of traffic through gridded urban areas.
- A passage cut through the glacis to facilitate sallies by the besieged.
- A path made by, or used by, cows.
- A cowhand (one who tends free-range cattle)
- A 19th-century device used around the necks of cows and other livestock to prevent them from challenging fencing. The action of the device was to poke the cow when the device came into contact with the fence.
- A horse ridden by cowboys when controlling cattle
- A low-growing plant, with yellow flowers.
- Any of several other plants related or similar in appearance
- a flowering plant known as and
- a flowering plant known as and
- a flowering plant known as and
- marsh marigold, Caltha palustris, a plant in the buttercup family, growing in wet, boggy locations.
- Uncomfortably restricted in size, or financially.
- Overcrowded or congested.
- Tight because of or like suffering a cramp.
- A cramp iron or cramp ring; a chape, as of a scabbard.
- One of the metal plates, with spikes attached, forming a pair of crampons.
- A metal plate for a player to stand on when delivering the stones.
- A toad.
- A French person.
- A member of either of two species of North American sunfish of the genus Both are silvery-white with black speckles, and prized as gamefish.
- A person or a thing who crawls or creeps.
- Often in plural, a one-piece garment for infants designed to facilitate access to the wearer's diaper.
- A device which allows a small child to safely roam around a room from a seated or standing position.
- A metal plate with spikes, designed to be worn with shoes to prevent slipping.
- A spur-like device strapped to the boot to facilitate climbing.
- A small low iron, or dog, between the andirons.
- An instrument with iron hooks or claws for dredging up items from a well or other water.
- Any device for causing material to move steadily from one part of a machine to another, such as an apron in a carding machine, or an inner spiral in a grain screen.
- Any plant (as ivy or periwinkle) that grows by creeping; especially a climbing plant of the genus Parthenocissus.
- A treecreeper.
- A small four-hooked grapnel used to recover objects dropped onto the sea bed.
- The lowest gear of a tractor or truck; also creeper gear, creeper shift.
- A low-profile wheeled platform whereupon an auto mechanic may lie on their back and gain better access to the underbody of a vehicle.
- A person who creeps people out; a creepy person.
- A kind of shoe, usually with a suede upper and a thick crepe sole, associated with various twentieth-century subcultures.
- With a crimp in it; crushed shut.
- A small climbing hold that can only be held with the tips of a person's fingers.
- A hairdresser.
- A device for giving hair a wavy appearance.
- Someone who adds pleats to fabric for clothes, drapery, etc.
- A tool used to crimp, to join two pieces of metal.
- An instrument for crimping or ruffling pastry when making a pie.
- A curved board or frame over which the upper of a boot or shoe is stretched to the required shape.
- A machine for crimping or ruffling textile fabrics.
- a person who has severely impaired physical abilities because of deformation, injury, or amputation of parts of the body.
- A shortened wooden stud or brace used to construct the portion of a wall above a door or above and below a window.
- A rocky shallow in a stream.
- to make someone a cripple; to cause someone to become physically impaired
- to damage seriously; to destroy
- to release a product (especially a computer program) with reduced functionality, in some cases, making the item essentially worthless.
- slang: to nerf (used in gaming) something which is overpowered .
- lame; disabled; crippled
- To make crisp.
- To become crisp.
- A cooled food storage container, used to cool items that do not require complete refrigeration.
- The section of a refrigerator used to store fruit and vegetables at a slightly higher temperature than the rest of the refrigerator.
- An instrument for making little curls in the nap of cloth.
- A Roman shoemaker, martyr and saint (brother of Crispinian); patron saint of cobblers and tanners.
- A shoemaker.
- A variety of apple, the Mutsu.
- Of, pertaining to, suggestive of, or caused by croup.
- A type of savoury cake, typically flat and round, made from batter and yeast, containing many small holes and served toasted, usually with butter.
- A person (or, collectively, persons), usually female, considered sexually desirable.
- A crease, wrinkle, or irregular fold.
- To rumple; to press into wrinkles by crushing together.
- To cause to collapse.
- To become wrinkled.
- To collapse.
- A strap, looped under a horse's tail, used to stop a saddle from slipping.
- The buttocks or rump, especially of a horse.
- A piece of armour covering the hindquarters of a horse.
- To fit with a crupper; to place a crupper upon.
- Of or pertaining to crypts (small pits or cavities in the body).
- Having hidden meaning.
- Mystified or of an obscure nature.
- Involving use of code or cipher/cypher.
- Well camouflaged; having good camouflage.
- Apparently identical, but actually genetically distinct.
- A cryptic crossword.
- The person or thing at fault for a problem or crime.
- A small cake baked in a paper container shaped like a cup, often with icing on top.
- An attractive young woman.
- A weak or effeminate man.
- To flirt; to talk or act amorously or intimately.
- A hemispherical head on a rivet.
- Resembling a cup.
- Of or relating to a cupola.
- The operation of drawing blood to or from the surface of the person by forming a partial vacuum over the spot.
- A similar operation for drawing pus from an abscess.
- Fire cupping, a traditional therapeutic treatment called in which heated cupping glasses are applied to the skin, supposedly to draw blood towards the surface.
- The taking of a small amount of a beverage such as tea or coffee into the mouth in order to taste it; a session where this is done.
- Any of several non-stoichiometric compounds, of general formula XYCumOn, many of which are superconductors
- Any organocopper compound of general formula R2Cu
- A poorly characterised polymer of acetylene
- A mineral composed of cuprous oxide and a minor ore of copper.
- Of, or of the nature of, copper.
- Containing copper with an oxidation number of 1.
- Shaped like a cupule.
- The state of being a cur; one who is currish.
- A formation of cusps.
- Any member of the of wasps.
- Of or pertaining to the cypress.
- An achene formed from a double ovary, especially in plants of the family Compositae.
- A port in the north-west of Western Australia
- The reduction in the magnitude of oscillations by the dissipation of energy
- The stabilization of a physical system by reducing oscillation
- Characterised by noxious vapours; misty, smoky.
- Moderately damp or moist.
- Any water flea of the genus Daphnia
- A plant toxin originally isolated from the mezereon.
- A moon of Saturn.
- The servant that brings the meat to the table at a meal.
- The most senior of the five great officers of state in the medieval French royal court.
- Having a mottled or spotted skin or coat, dapple.
- A drug, 4-[(4-aminobenzene)sulfonyl]aniline, used in the treatment of leprosy and similar infections
- A mechanical damping device consisting of a piston that moves through a viscous fluid (usually oil); used, in conjunction with a spring, in shock absorbers.