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Enemy

Enemy One hostile to another; one who hates, and desires or attempts the injury of, another; a foe; an adversary; as, an... Read More

Hostile

Hostile Belonging or appropriate to an enemy; showing the disposition of an enemy; showing ill will and malevolence, or a... Read More

Quarter

quarter 1. One of four equal parts into which anything is divided, or is regarded as divided; a fourth part or portion; as,... Read More

Retreat

retreat 1. The act of retiring or withdrawing one's self, especially from what is dangerous or disagreeable. In a retreat he... Read More

Torpedo

torpedo Origin: L. Torpedo, -inis, from torpere to be stiff, numb, or torpid. See Torpid. 1. (Science: zoology) Any one of... Read More

Scared to Death

Scared to Death: Self-Willed Death, or the Bone-Pointing Syndrome   by Patrick D Hahn   Accepted on: September 4,... Read More

Invade

Invade 1. To go into or upon; to pass within the confines of; to enter; used of forcible or rude ingress. Which becomes a... Read More

Synergistic effect

Synergistic Effects Definition Synergistic effects (biology definition): the effects when chemical substances or biological... Read More

Splinter

splinter 1. To split or rend into long, thin pieces; to shiver; as, the lightning splinters a tree. After splintering their... Read More

Rescue

rescue 1. The act of rescuing; deliverance from restraint, violence, or danger; liberation. Spur to the rescue of the noble... Read More

Masked

Masked 1. Wearing a mask or masks; characterised by masks; cincealed; hidden. 2. (Science: botany) same as personate. 3.... Read More

Ram

ram 1. The male of the sheep and allied animals. In some parts of England a ram is called a tup. 2. (Science: astronomy)... Read More

Sack

sack To plunder or pillage, as a town or city; to devastate; to ravage. The romans lay under the apprehension of seeing... Read More

Spoil

spoil 1. That which is taken from another by violence; especially, the plunder taken from an enemy; pillage; booty. Gentle... Read More

Gall

Gall 1. To fret and wear away by friction; to hurt or break the skin of by rubbing; to chafe; to injure the surface of by... Read More

Netting

netting 1. The act or process of making nets or network, or of forming meshes, as for fancywork, fishing nets, etc. 2. A... Read More

Reverse

reverse 1. To turn back; to cause to face in a contrary direction; to cause to depart. And that old dame said many an idle... Read More

Flag

Flag 1. That which flags or hangs down loosely. 2. A cloth usually bearing a device or devices and used to indicate... Read More

Strength

strength 1. The quality or state of being strong; ability to do or to bear; capacity for exertion or endurance, whether... Read More

Spoils

spoil 1. That which is taken from another by violence; especially, the plunder taken from an enemy; pillage; booty. Gentle... Read More

Election

Election 1. The act of choosing; choice; selection. 2. The act of choosing a person to fill an office, or to membership in a... Read More

Scalp

scalp 1. That part of the integument of the head which is usually covered with hair. By the bare scalp of robin Hodd's fat... Read More

Fault

Fault 1. Defect; want; lack; default. One, it pleases me, for fault of a better, to call my friend. (Shak) 2. Anything that... Read More

Brush

Brush 1. An instrument composed of bristles, or other like material, set in a suitable back or handle, as of wood, bone, or... Read More

Regard

regard 1. A look; aspect directed to another; view; gaze. But her, with stern regard, he thus repelled. (milton) 2.... Read More

Pursuit

pursuit 1. The act of following or going after; especially, a following with haste, either for sport or in hostility; chase;... Read More

Ground

Ground 1. The surface of the earth; the outer crust of the globe, or some indefinite portion of it. There was not a man to... Read More

Establish

Establish 1. To make stable or firm; to fix immovably or firmly; to set (a thing) in a place and make it stable there; to... Read More

Newly Discovered Exploding Ants – Colobopsis explodens

A new ant species, Colobopsis explodens, was recently identified. Similar to other exploding ant species, Colobopsis... Read More