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  • Non-related

    [ri-ley-tid] /rɪˈleɪ tɪd/ adjective 1. associated; connected. 2. allied by nature, origin, kinship, marriage, etc. 3. . 4. Music. (of tones) belonging to a melodic or harmonic series, so as to be susceptible of close connection. /rɪˈleɪtɪd/ adjective 1. connected; associated 2. connected by kinship or marriage 3. (in diatonic music) denoting or relating to […]

  • Antihidrotic

    antihidrotic antihidrotic an·ti·hi·drot·ic (ān’tē-hī-drŏt’ĭk, ān’tī-) adj. Acting to reduce or prevent sweating; anhidrotic.

  • Free-trade

    noun 1. trade between countries, free from governmental restrictions or duties. 2. international trade free from protective duties and subject only to such tariffs as are needed for revenue. 3. the system, principles, or maintenance of such trade. 4. Chiefly Scot. . noun 1. international trade that is free of such government interference as import […]

  • Ab aeterno

    from the most remote antiquity.

  • Solubility

    noun 1. the quality or property of being soluble; relative capability of being dissolved. noun (pl) -ties 1. the ability of a substance to dissolve; the quality of being soluble 2. a measure of this ability for a particular substance in a particular solvent, equal to the quantity of substance dissolving in a fixed quantity […]

  • Bcp

    Bachelor of City Planning. Book of Common Prayer. Best Current Practices bioconcentration potential birth control pill Book of Common Prayer

  • Ait

    a small island, especially in a river. Contemporary Examples Some, like the ait Atta nomads, still migrate throughout the year. On Foot in the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco Joanna Eede January 21, 2014 Mouha, our charming guide, is from the ait Atta and was born in a black goat-hair tent in the Saharan dunes. […]

  • Moore

    Archibald Lee (“Archie”) 1913–1998, U.S. boxer. Brian, 1921–1999, U.S. novelist. Clement Clarke, 1779–1863, U.S. scholar and writer. Douglas Stuart, 1893–1969, U.S. composer. Eliakim Hastings [ih-lahy-uh-kim] /ɪˈlaɪ ə kɪm/ (Show IPA), 1862–1932, U.S. mathematician. George, 1852–1933, Irish novelist, critic, and dramatist. G(eorge) E(dward) 1873–1958, English philosopher. Gerald, 1899–1987, British pianist. Henry, 1898–1986, English sculptor. Sir John, […]

  • Noughties

    /ˈnɔːtɪz/ plural noun 1. (informal) the years from 2000 to 2009 noun the time period 2000 to 2009 Word Origin from nought ‘zero’ Usage Note used with the

  • Padkos

    /ˈpadˌkɒs/ plural noun 1. (South African) snacks and provisions for a journey

  • Bedlight

    a bedlamp.

  • Marilia

    [mah-ree-lyah] /mɑˈri lyɑ/ noun 1. a city in SE Brazil.

  • Soluble

    adjective 1. capable of being dissolved or liquefied: a soluble powder. 2. capable of being solved or explained: a soluble problem. noun 3. something soluble. adjective 1. (of a substance) capable of being dissolved, esp easily dissolved in some solvent, usually water 2. capable of being solved or answered soluble sol·u·ble (sŏl’yə-bəl) adj. Capable of […]

  • Catnip

    a plant, Nepeta cataria, of the mint family, having egg-shaped leaves containing aromatic oils that are a cat attractant. Contemporary Examples Coded references to risqué and sexual matters were catnip to the lyricists Lorenz Hart and Cole Porter. When Broadway Musicals Were Dark And Subversive Laurence Maslon December 15, 2014 A feisty, Steve Jobs gee-whizzing […]

  • Hindquarter

    [hahynd-kwawr-ter, -kwaw-] /ˈhaɪndˌkwɔr tər, -ˌkwɔ-/ noun 1. the posterior end of a halved carcass of beef, lamb, etc., sectioned usually between the twelfth and thirteenth ribs. 2. hindquarters, the rear part of an animal. /ˈhaɪndˌkwɔːtə/ noun 1. one of the two back quarters of a carcass of beef, lamb, etc 2. (pl) the rear, esp […]