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- The appendages of an organ.
- an upward rush of fluid
- The rise in water level (above normal) on the upstream side of a bridge or obstruction caused when the effective flow area at the obstruction is less than the natural width of the stream immediately upstream of the obstruction.
- Related to, or afflicted with alexia
- A protective substance that exists in the serum or other bodily fluid and is capable of killing microorganisms; complement.
- name, transferred from the male name and used since the 1940s.
- A condition in which a tissue or environment is severely or totally deprived of oxygen, severe hypoxia.
- Suffering from a reduced supply of oxygen.
- Lacking oxygen.
- Lack of coordination while performing voluntary movements, which may appear to be clumsiness, inaccuracy, or instability.
- The condition of a polymer in which the orientation of the subunits is random
- Disorder; irregularity.
- Pertaining to ataxia.
- A man who wields an axe.
- A musician who plays a guitar or saxophone.
- Containing only a single species of microorganism. For example, an "axenic culture" is a pure grown sample of the organism in question.
- Isolated from organisms of any other species.
- of Mistakenly used for the plural of
- Resembling an ax.
- Of or pertaining to an axon.
- Relating to axons.
- Fat; grease; especially the fat of pigs or geese; usually (Pharm.), lard prepared for medical use.
- a city in Georgia, USA
- a suburban area in south-east London, England.
- a London Borough within Greater London.
- A city in Mississippi, USA.
- An extinct language of the Biloxi Native Americans.
- A village in southeastern Texas.
- A town in Virginia.
- To confuse.
- To botch or bungle.
- The great skua, Stercorarius skua.
- as much as a box will hold
- A casino employee who supervises the craps table.
- The upper portion of a product's box, used as a proof of purchase when claiming an associated offer.
- The ether radical derived from butanol
- An alkaloid obtained from the Buxus sempervirens, or identical with bebeerine.
- A junction of four roads.
- The main intersection in a town.
- name="OED"/> An enlargement of the stem, branch or root of a woody plant, usually serving to store water.
- Any book printed by the first English printer.
- Any member of the Cixiidae.
- The final (bottommost) fused vertebrae at the base of the spine, the tailbone.
- a hamlet in Saskatchewan, Canada, named after Colfax, Iowa.
- a city in California, USA
- a village in Illinois, USA.
- a small town in Indiana, USA.
- a city in Iowa, USA.
- a town in Louisiana, USA, and parish seat of
- an unincorporated community in North Carolina, USA.
- a small city in North Dakota, USA.
- a small unincorporated community in Texas, USA.
- a town in Washington, USA
- a town and village in Wisconsin, USA.
- To mix separate things together, or to become mixed; to amalgamate.
- An affix consisting of a prefix and suffix affixed simultaneously to the root
- An affix which is not divided, and which does not divide a root: thus, a prefix, suffix, or interfix
- To make firm; to fix in a particular place or state
- curved or bowed outward like the outside of a bowl or sphere or circle
- arranged such that for any two points in the set, a straight line between the two points is contained within the set.
- having no internal angles greater than 180 degrees.
- having an epigraph which is a convex set.
- Any convex body or surface.
- A lascivious dance featuring in Ancient Greek comedy.
- A pustular, eruptive skin disease of cattle caused by an with lesions occurring principally on the udder and teats. Human infection may occur from touching cows, and gives immunity to smallpox.
- Either of a pair of lamellate structures on the underside of each abdominal segment in silverfish
- Having the arms curved or curled at the base so as to turn towards the archer when unstrung, reducing the strain on the limbs and also the energy stored by the weapon.
- any of a broad range of toxic or carcinogenic halogenated polycyclic compounds that occur as byproducts of herbicides
- the parent compound, dibenzo-p-dioxin, in which two benzene rings are connected vio two oxygen atoms; oxanthrene
- the unsaturated six-membered heterocycle having four carbon atoms, two oxygen atoms and two double bonds
- Involving the transmission of two messages in the same direction at the same time.
- The process of flowing out.
- That which has flowed out.
- To run out.
- To flow forth.
- To pass away.
- The univalent radical CH3CH2O- derived from ethanol
- Describing any compound derived from this radical
- Good or established order or arrangement.
- A bet in which the bettor must correctly pick the two runners who finish first and second, in the correct order.
- In the Byzantine Empire, a governor of a distant province.
- In the Eastern Christian Churches, the deputy of a patriarch, or a bishop who holds authority over other bishops without being a patriarch.
- In these same churches, a bishop appointed over a group of the faithful not yet large enough or organized enough to constitute an eparchy or diocese.
- To exchange; used with reference to transfers of land.
- To be larger, greater than (something).
- To be better than (something).
- To go beyond (some limit); to surpass, outstrip or transcend.
- To predominate.
- To go too far; to be excessive.
- To exclude; to specify as being an exception.
- To take exception, to object (to or against).
- With the exception of; but.
- With the exception (that); used to introduce a clause, phrase or adverb forming an exception or qualification to something previously stated.
- Unless; used to introduce a hypothetical case in which an exception may exist.
- The state of surpassing or going beyond limits; the being of a measure beyond sufficiency, necessity, or duty; that which exceeds what is usual or proper; immoderateness; superfluity; superabundance; extravagance
- The degree or amount by which one thing or number exceeds another; remainder.
- An undue indulgence of the appetite; transgression of proper moderation in natural gratifications; intemperance; dissipation.
- Spherical excess, the amount by which the sum of the three angles of a spherical triangle exceeds two right angles. The spherical excess is proportional to the area of the triangle.
- A condition on an insurance policy by which the insured pays for a part of the claim.
- More than is normal, necessary or specified.
- To declare (an employee) surplus to requirements, such that he or she might not be given work.
- To extract a material by boiling
- To shake off.
- To examine (a document).
- To decipher.
- To seize and detain by law.
- To proceed against a principal debtor where there are either joint debtors or debtors and sureties.
- A semicircular recess, with stone benches, used as a place for discussion.
- A curved bench with a high back.
- Free from a duty or obligation.
- Not entitled to overtime pay when working overtime.
- Cut off; set apart.
- Extraordinary; exceptional.
- One who has been released from something.
- A type of French police officer.
- One of four officers of the Yeomen of the Royal Guard, having the rank of corporal; an exon.
- To grant (someone) freedom or immunity
- A city in Devon, south west England.
- A city in California, United States.
- A village in Illinois, United States.
- A town in Maine, United States.
- A city in Missouri, United States.
- A village in Nebraska, United States.
- A town in New Hampshire, United States.
- A village in New South Wales, Australia.
- A town in New York, United States.
- A borough in Pennsylvania, United States.
- A town in Rhode Island, United States.
- A town in Tasmania, Australia.
- A town in Wisconsin, United States.
- A stage direction for more than one actor to leave the stage.
- An act of one or more actors leaving the stage.
- They leave the stage (a stage direction to two or more actors, the plural counterpart of exit).
- To urge; to advise earnestly.
- Of or pertaining to exile.
- A national park in Devon and Somerset, southern England.
- One of a breed of horned sheep of Devonshire, England, with white legs and face and black nostrils.
- One of a breed of ponies native to the Exmoor district.
- Conducting influences from the spinal cord outward; said of the motor or efferent nerves.
- A plant characterized by wood, bark and pith, the wood forming a layer between the other two, and growth only occurring on the outside.
- Of or pertaining to an exon.
- The outer ramus of a biramous limb of a crustacean
- To change (something) from a smaller form and/or size to a larger one.
- To increase the extent, number, volume or scope of (something).
- To express (something) at length and/or in detail.
- To rewrite (an expression) as a longer, yet equivalent sum of terms.
- To multiply both the numerator and the denominator of a fraction by the same natural number yielding a fraction of equal value
- To (be) change(d) from a smaller form/size to a larger one.
- To (be) increase(d) in extent, number, volume or scope.
- To speak or write at length or in detail.
- To feel generous or optimistic.
- To look for (mentally); to look forward to, as to something that is believed to be about to happen or come; to have a previous apprehension of, whether of good or evil; to look for with some confidence; to anticipate; -- often followed by an infinitive, sometimes by a clause (with, or without, that).
- To consider obligatory or required.
- To consider reasonably due.
- To be pregnant, to consider a baby due.
- To wait for; to await.
- To wait; to stay.
- To hasten or expedite
- to consume, exhaust
- to spend, disburse
- end, termination, expiration
- To take by storm; capture.
- To cut out or away; to remove by exsection.
- To thrust out; to cause to protrude.
- Standing out; projecting beyond some other part.
- Still in existence.
- Currently existing; not having disappeared.
- Still alive; not extinct.
- To increase in extent.
- To possess a certain extent.
- To cause to increase in extent.
- To cause to last for a longer period of time.
- To straighten (a limb).
- To bestow; to offer; to impart; to apply.
- To increase in quantity by weakening or adulterating additions.
- To value, as lands taken by a writ of extent in satisfaction of a debt; to assign by writ of extent.
- Of a class: to be an extension or subtype of, or to be based on, a prototype or a more abstract class.
- A range of values or locations.
- The space, area, volume, etc., to which something extends.
- A contiguous area of storage in a file system.
- A person affiliated with an institution in a lesser capacity, for example, as a non-resident or as a part-time affiliate.
- Outward form or part; exterior.
- External; outward; not inherent
- The outer membrane of the grains of pollen of flowering plants.
- To take or seize off an unwilling person by physical force, menace, duress, torture, or any undue or illegal exercise of power or ingenuity
- To obtain by means of the offense of extortion.
- To twist outwards.
- The remains of an exoskeleton that is left after an insect, crustacean or arachnid has molted.
- To make something fixed and stable; to fix.
- To stare fixedly at something.
- To attend to something to the exclusion of all others.
- To attach oneself to a person or thing in a pathological or neurotic manner.
- The act of subverting (fixing) a vote.
- Something to aid attachment during construction
- See fixings.
- Going; preparing; ready. used in.
- The state or condition of being fixed.
- Something fixed.
- The position of an operator relative to its operand (prefix, postfix) or operands (infix).
- Fixed position; stable condition; firmness.
- Made of or resembling flax fibers.
- A pale yellow brown; the colour of dried flax stalks and of the fiber obtained therefrom.
- A muscle whose contraction acts to bend a joint or limb.
- An archlike structure or fold.
- Specifically, the arched bundle of fibres or axons at the base of the brain.
- cunning behavior; trickery; deceit
- The discolouration of printed material with brown marks.
- A band of material joining the upper of a shoe to the sole.
- Like or characteristic of a fox; foxlike; sly.
- A Whig following the political philosophy of
- A colourless crystalline substance, regarded as a glucoside, found in the bark of the ash (Fraxinus) and along with esculin in the bark of the horse-chestnut. It is faintly fluorescent in alkaline solutions.
- A plant with a woody, durable stem, but less than a tree; a shrub.
- A piece of luggage for a hat; a case or box for a hat.
- A chest insulated with a layer of hay, formerly used to keep food hot.
- A series of six numbers.
- Any of several isomers of the alkene having six carbon atoms and one double bond
- A hydrocarbon, C6H10, of the acetylene series; hexoylene.
- The act of casting a hex or curse.
- a thermionic valve containing two triodes; was used in superheterodyne radio receivers
- Pertaining to, or derived from, hexane.
- A liquid hydrocarbon, C6H8, of the valylene series, obtained from distillation products of certain fats and gums.
- A sugar or saccharide containing six carbon atoms.
- Any aliphatic hydrocarbon having six triple bonds
- Someone who perpetrates hoaxes.
- from a place in Cheshire.
- Thomas Henry Huxley, English biologist.
- Aldous Leonard Huxley, English writer.
- A roof tile common in Ancient Greek and Roman architecture, used in an overlapping formation with the tegula.
- Intricate, involved, entangled, complicated, complex.
- A genealogical coefficient of a given genealogical tree; defined as the difference between the number of theoretical ancestors of a person and the number of his/her real ones in a given generation.
- To bend; to cause to become curved; to make crooked; to deflect.
- A flow inward or into something.
- A coming in; infusion; intromission; introduction; importation in abundance; also, that which flows or comes in; as, a great influx of goods into a country, or an influx of gold and silver.
- influence; power.
- The text of a book.
- A text that makes up part of a larger text.
- An isogloss indicating where a certain word is used.
- Relating to or caused by hard ticks.
- Any of various ticks of the family Ixodidae.
- A loud electric horn or alarm.
- To produce a loud, siren-like wail.
- A small closed coffin, box or cinerary urn often used as a container for human remains in Ancient Greece.
- An organ of the neck of mammals involved in breath control, protection of the trachea and sound production, housing the vocal cords, and that is situated at the point where the upper tract splits into the trachea and the oesophagus/esophagus.
- laxity (in interpreting or enforcing a rule)
- Someone promoting lax views or relaxed interpretations of something.
- Promoting a lax view or interpretation of something.
- The state of being lax; looseness, lack of tension.
- Moral looseness; lack of rigorousness or strictness.
- A city in South Dakota
- A clumsy, stupid person; an awkward bungler.
- To dislocate.
- Given to luxury; voluptuous.
- Very wealthy and comfortable surroundings.
- Something desirable but expensive.
- Something very pleasant but not really needed in life.
- very expensive
- not essential but desirable and enjoyable and indulgent.
- An aldopentose found in some bacteria.
- name transferred from the surname.
- The pharynx of a rotifer. It usually contains four horny pieces. The two central ones form the incus, against which the mallei, or lateral ones, work so as to crush the food.
- The lore of a bird.
- A Brazilian dance in a rapid 2/4 time, influenced by the tango and polka.
- a membrane, especially one of the three membranes enclosing the brain and spinal cord in vertebrates
- The act, or the result of making a mixture.
- A member of a Mesoamerican people who lived in southern Mexico before the rise of the Aztecs.
- A surviving descendant of this people.
- The language of these people.
- A line or group of prominent bristles on the lower face of certain Diptera
- pertaining to or resembling mucus
- A tumor of primitive connective tissue.
- In the next place; next.
- Any fee, assessment, etc. that is not a tax.
- One of the 31 states of Mexico, formally the Free and Sovereign State of Oaxaca, located in the southern part of the country, west of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec.
- The largest city in the state of Oaxaca, for which the state is named.
- A white, semihard cheese from Mexico.
- Either of two neuropeptide hormones found in vertebrates; the hypocretins
- The affective and conative character of mental activity as contrasted with its cognitive aspect; the appetitive aspect of an act; desire, appetite.
- A box holding all the mail to be sent out.
- An electronic folder holding sent emails.
- To box better than.
- to beat in a competition of wits
- A complex nitrogenous substance, C3N3H5O3, obtained from alloxan (or when urea is fused with ethyl oxamate).
- Of or pertaining to oxalic acid or its derivatives.
- Of or pertaining to oxaluria.
- Either the univalent or the divalent radicals derived from oxalic acid by removal of one or two hydrogen atoms
- Of or pertaining to oxamic acid or its derivatives
- A poisonous bulbous plant, Buphane toxicaria.
- The dunlin.
- The sanderling.
- An African weaverbird (Textor alector).
- A cart designed to be drawn by an ox or oxen.
- The area of land that could be plowed by an ox in a year, ⅛ hide or carucate and notionally 15 acres.
- The similar Scottish concept, ⅛ of a ploughgate and notionally 12½ or 13 Scottish acres.
- A goad for driving oxen.
- The head of an ox; an emblem of cuckoldom.
- A dolt; a blockhead.
- The skin (hide) of an ox.
- Leather made from the hide of an ox.
- Relating to an oxide
- An old land measure, equivalent to eight acres.
- Resembling an ox or some aspect of one: strong, foolish, etc.
- A city in southern California, United States.
- A shoe for oxen, consisting of a flat piece of iron nailed to the hoof.
- A cut of meat taken from the tail of a cow or calf; it requires long, slow braising, and is used to prepare oxtail soup.
- A triangle with three acute angles.
- A mixture of honey, water, and vinegar, boiled to a syrup, sometimes mixed with herbs or spices.
- A pattern or die used to manufacture a matrix
- name transferred from the surname.
- A strong ligament of the back of the neck in quadrupeds, connecting the back of the skull with dorsal spines of the cervical vertebrae; the nuchal ligament.
- The part of a violin or similar stringed instrument that holds the tuning pegs
- To fix surely; to appoint.
- An inscription indicating the identity of the one who created a painting.
- A hammer (or other instrument) used to test a person's reflexes.
- A network or interwoven mass, especially of nerves, blood vessels, or lymphatic vessels.
- The system of equations required for the complete expression of the relations which exist between a set of quantities.
- The thumb; the first, or preaxial, digit of the forelimb, corresponding to the hallux in the hind limb. In birds, the pollex is the joint which bears the alula or bastard wing.
- Tediously lengthy.
- The way in which an individual leaf is folded in the bud.
- An automatic response to a simple stimulus which does not require mental processing.
- the descendant of an earlier language element, such as a word or phoneme, in a daughter language
- The descendant of anything from an earlier time, such as a cultural myth.
- Reflection; the light reflected from an illuminated surface to one in shade.
- Bent, turned back or reflected.
- Produced automatically by a stimulus.
- Having greater than 180 degrees but less than 360 degrees.
- Of a camera or camera mechanism, using a mirror to reflect the image onto a ground-glass viewfinder, allowing the photographer to see it up to the moment of exposure.
- to bend, turn back or reflect
- to respond to a stimulus
- The backwards flow of any fluid.
- A technique, using a reflux condenser, allowing one to boil the contents of a vessel over an extended period.
- The leaking of stomach acid up into the oesophagus.
- To boil a liquid in a vessel having a reflux condenser
- A type of leather imitation, as used for things like book covers and upholstery.
- Of, pertaining to or advocating Rexism
- A follower or advocate of Rexism.
- The wife of Alexander the Great.
- name borrowed from the form of Roxana.
- A kind of minium, or red lead, made by calcining carbonate of lead, but inferior to true minium.
- Any of three species of the amaranth genus Haloxylon: (the and (the
- A surname used by the Kayastha caste of India and Pakistan.
- A historic realm and modern state of Germany.
- A fine soft woollen fabric.
- Saxony yarn, or flannel made of it or similar yarn.
- The structure at the front end of a tapeworm which, in the adult, has suckers and hooks by which it attaches itself to a host.
- The belief that people of one sex or gender are inherently superior to people of the other sex or gender.
- Different treatment or discrimination based on a difference of sex or gender.
- Disadvantage or unequal opportunity arising from the cultural dominance of one gender over the other.
- Promotion or expectation or assumption of people to behave in accordance with or deviate from a gender role.
- any group of six people or things
- a composition for six voices or instruments
- a group of six singers or instrumentalists
- Of the sixth degree or order.
- an algebraic equation or function of the fourth degree; a curve describing such an equation or function, especially a quantic of the sixth degree.
- Any time close to six o'clock.
- A fleshy spike (inflorescence) with reduced flowers, usually enclosed by a spathe, characteristic of aroids.
- A special organ of the nautilus, due to a modification of the posterior tentacles.
- One or more letters or sounds added at the bottom of a word to modify the word's meaning. These are found in Maya script.
- To add one or more letters or sounds to the bottom of a word to change the word's meaning.
- A wrestling move in which the wrestler picks up his or her opponent off the ground (or mat) and then, using a large portion of his or her own body weight, drives the opponent down on the mat by throwing them over their center of gravity, usually arching their back.
- To subject to this manoeuvre.
- An additional or extra tax.
- To impose a surtax upon.
- A former county in the south-east of England (now divided into East- and West-), then bordered by Surrey, Kent, Hampshire and the English Channel.
- A town in New Brunswick
- A borough in New Jersey
- A in Virginia
- A village in Wisconsin
- A primitive feature of grammar, akin to a phoneme in phonology.
- Any of several poisonous alkaloids that may be extracted from the leaves and seeds of the yew tree (Taxus baccata)
- With respect to an experience: exhausting; draining.
- Burdensome, difficult.
- The act of imposing a tax.
- A box for carrying or storing tea; a tea chest or tea caddy.
- A cicada, especially one in Greece.
- A secondary explosive made from RDX, TNT and powdered aluminium, used in World War II.
- to make or render toxic
- A toxin that has had its toxic properties removed, but retains its ability to generate an immune response.
- name or Beatrice.
- A typically black formal jacket worn by men.
- The entire suit complementing and including this jacket.
- Not axed or felled.
- Designed to be suitable for any sex or gender.
- Not distinguished on the basis of sex or gender.
- Not sexy.
- Perceived as not having wide contemporary interest; plodding.
- A greasy substance protecting the skin of an unborn baby.
- The vermiform appendix.
- Vernix caseosa; a fatty deposit covering the skin of newborn babies.
- The action of the verb to wax.
- A cosmetic procedure in which hair is removed from the body by the application and removal of wax.
- A recording intended for a phonograph.
- One of the seven major Anglo-Saxon kingdoms, existing between the 6th and 9th centuries, and comprising most of England south of the Thames.
- To exchange.
- To alter, as one's mind or mental faculties; effect a change in.
- To exchange opinions; speak one's mind; share thoughts; communicate.
- To envelop, wrap; confuse; confound.
- found chiefly among people of Spanish and Portuguese descent.
- Hospitable, especially to visiting strangers or foreigners.
- Of the relation between a host and guest; friendly.
- A gold coin once current in Egypt and Turkey.
- A son of Hellen and Orseis, and founder (through his sons) of the Achaean and Ionian nations.
- Any salt or ester of xylic acid.
- A liquid hydrocarbon found in crude wood spirits.
- Characteristic of wood; woody
- A tumour on the woody part of a plant
- A surgical instrument used to scrape bones.
- A long and open portico within the gymnasium.