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  • Four wide ones

    noun phrase A base on balls; a walk, esp an intentional pass (1970s+ Baseball)

  • Sarcoma

    noun, plural sarcomas, sarcomata [sahr-koh-muh-tuh] /sɑrˈkoʊ mə tə/ (Show IPA). Pathology. 1. any of various malignant tumors composed of neoplastic cells resembling embryonic connective tissue. noun (pl) -mata (-mətə), -mas 1. (pathol) a usually malignant tumour arising from connective tissue sarcoma sar·co·ma (sär-kō’mə) n. pl. sar·co·mas or sar·co·ma·ta (-mə-tə) A malignant tumor arising from connective […]

  • Cooperatively

    [koh-op-er-uh-tiv, -op-ruh-tiv, -op-uh-rey-tiv] /koʊˈɒp ər ə tɪv, -ˈɒp rə tɪv, -ˈɒp əˌreɪ tɪv/ adjective 1. working or acting together willingly for a common purpose or benefit. 2. demonstrating a willingness to : The librarian was cooperative in helping us find the book. 3. pertaining to economic : a cooperative business. 4. involving or denoting an […]

  • Mondini dysplasia

    Mondini dysplasia Mon·di·ni dysplasia (mŏn-dē’nē) n. A congenital abnormality of the structures of the inner ear causing partial or complete hearing loss.

  • Polyarchy

    [pol-ee-ahr-kee] /ˈpɒl iˌɑr ki/ noun, plural polyarchies. 1. a form of government in which power is vested in three or more persons. /ˈpɒlɪˌɑːkɪ/ noun (pl) -chies 1. a political system in which power is dispersed

  • Malcam

    (2 Sam. 12:30, Heb., R.V., “their king;” Jer. 49:1, 3, R.V.; Zeph. 1:5), the national idol of the Ammonites. When Rabbah was taken by David, the crown of this idol was among the spoils. The weight is said to have been “a talent of gold” (above 100 lbs.). The expression probably denotes its value rather […]

  • Macap

    Major Appliance Consumer Action Program

  • Eonian

    [ee-oh-nee-uh n] /iˈoʊ ni ən/ adjective 1. . [ee-oh-nee-uh n] /iˈoʊ ni ən/ adjective 1. eternal; everlasting. /iːˈəʊnɪən/ adjective 1. the usual US spelling of aeonian 2. (geology) of or relating to an eon /iːˈəʊnɪən/ adjective (literary) 1. everlasting

  • Rhythmics

    noun, (used with a singular verb) 1. the science of rhythm and rhythmic forms. adjective 1. cadenced; rhythmical. noun 2. rhythmics. noun 1. (functioning as sing) the study of rhythmic movement adjective 1. of, relating to, or characterized by rhythm, as in movement or sound; metrical, periodic, or regularly recurring

  • Monopolize

    to acquire, have, or exercise a of. to obtain exclusive possession of; keep entirely to oneself: Children monopolize one’s time. Contemporary Examples Should you give up in despair that this is one more thing the rich have managed to monopolize? In Defense of the 5 O’Clock Reservation Megan McArdle October 11, 2012 Yet no one […]

  • Preferred-lie

    noun, Golf. 1. a nearby position for a ball preferable to that where it actually landed and to which repositioning is sometimes allowed without loss of a stroke or strokes to the player.

  • Archy

    a male given name, form of . a combining form meaning “rule,” “government,” forming abstract nouns usually corresponding to personal nouns ending in -arch: monarchy; oligarchy. Contemporary Examples His guys are Archy, an African-American bassist who returned from the Gulf, who meets Nat, a white aficionado of vinyl. ‘Telegraph Avenue’: Michael Chabon on His Obsessive […]

  • Marsh

    [mahrsh] /mɑrʃ/ noun 1. a tract of low wet land, often treeless and periodically inundated, generally characterized by a growth of grasses, sedges, cattails, and rushes. [mahrsh] /mɑrʃ/ noun 1. Dame (Edith) Ngaio [nahy-oh] /ˈnaɪ oʊ/ (Show IPA), 1899–1982, New Zealand writer of detective novels. 2. Reginald, 1898–1954, U.S. painter and illustrator. /mɑːʃ/ noun 1. […]

  • Supine

    adjective 1. lying on the back, face or front upward. 2. inactive, passive, or inert, especially from indolence or indifference. 3. (of the hand) having the palm upward. noun 4. (in Latin) a noun form derived from verbs, appearing only in the accusative and the dative-ablative, as dictū in mirābile dictū, “wonderful to say.”. 5. […]

  • Oms

    [awm] /ɔm/ noun, Hinduism. 1. a mantric word thought to be a complete expression of Brahman and interpreted as having three sounds representing Brahma or creation, Vishnu or preservation, and Siva or destruction, or as consisting of the same three sounds, representing waking, dreams, and deep sleep, along with the following silence, which is fulfillment. […]