[ek-sop-uh-dahyt] /ɛkˈsɒp əˌdaɪt/
the outer or lateral branch of a two-branched crustacean leg or appendage.
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[ek-soh-ter-i-goht] /ˌɛk soʊˈtɛr ɪˌgoʊt/ adjective 1. belonging or pertaining to the class Exopterygota, comprising the insects that undergo incomplete metamorphosis. noun 2. an exopterygote insect.
[ek-ser-uh-buh l] /ˈɛk sər ə bəl/ adjective 1. susceptible of being persuaded or moved by entreaty. /ˈɛksərəbəl/ adjective 1. able to be persuaded or moved by pleading adjective capable of being moved or persuaded by an urgent request or earnest petition adj. 1570s, “susceptible of being moved by entreaty” (a word much rarer than its […]
[ig-zawr-bi-tuh ns] /ɪgˈzɔr bɪ təns/ noun 1. the quality of being ; excessiveness. n. mid-15c., from exorbitant + -ance.
[ek-sawr-sahyz, -ser-] /ˈɛk sɔrˌsaɪz, -sər-/ verb (used with object), exorcised, exorcising. 1. to seek to expel (an evil spirit) by adjuration or religious or solemn ceremonies: to exorcise a demon. 2. to free (a person, place, etc.) of evil spirits or malignant influences. v. c.1400, “to invoke spirits,” from Old French exorciser (14c.), from Late […]