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Fair

Fair 1. Free from spots, specks, dirt, or imperfection; unblemished; clean; pure. A fair white linen cloth. (book of Common... Read More

Weather

weather To undergo or endure the action of the atmosphere; to suffer meteorological influences; sometimes, to wear away, or... Read More

Foul

Foul 1. Covered with, or containing, extraneous matter which is injurious, noxious, offensive, or obstructive; filthy;... Read More

Forage

Forage 1. The act of foraging; search for provisions, etc. He lion from forage will incline to play. (Shak) One way a Band... Read More

The consequences of antibiotic use in horticulture

Leading articles Frederick R. Falkiner* Department of Clinical Microbiology, Trinity College, Dublin; Central Pathology... Read More

Procure

procure 1. To bring into possession; to cause to accrue to, or to come into possession of; to acquire or provide for one's... Read More

Ward

ward 1. The act of guarding; watch; guard; guardianship; specifically, a guarding during the day. See the note under Watch.... Read More

Round

Round On every side of, so as to encompass or encircle; around; about; as, the people atood round him; to go round the city;... Read More

Differential

Differential 1. Relating to or indicating a difference; creating a difference; discriminating; special; as, differential... Read More

Rain

rain water falling in drops from the clouds; the descent of water from the clouds in drops. Rain is water by the heat of the... Read More

Harbor

Harbor 1. A station for rest and entertainment; a place of security and comfort; a refuge; a shelter. grove fair harbour... Read More

Harbors

Harbor 1. A station for rest and entertainment; a place of security and comfort; a refuge; a shelter. grove fair harbour... Read More

Perceive

perceive 1. To obtain knowledge of through the senses; to receive impressions from by means of the bodily organs; to take... Read More

Equals

Equal 1. Agreeing in quantity, size, quality, degree, value, etc.; having the same magnitude, the same value, the same... Read More

Pendant

pendant 1. Something which hangs or depends; something suspended; a hanging appendage, especially one of an ornamental... Read More

Unequal cleavage

Definition noun A holoblastic cleavage producing blastomeres of unequal size. Supplement An example is the holoblastic... Read More

Specious

specious 1. Presenting a pleasing appearance; pleasing in form or look; showy. Some serpents specious and beautiful to the... Read More

Nursery

nursery Origin: Cf. F. Nourricerie. 1. The act of nursing. Her kind nursery. 2. The place where nursing is carried on; as:... Read More

Rogue

rogue 1. A vagrant; an idle, sturdy beggar; a vagabond; a tramp. The phrase rogues and vagabonds is applied to a large class... Read More

Shadow

shadow 1. Shade within defined limits; obscurity or deprivation of light, apparent on a surface, and representing the form... Read More

Appearance

Appearance 1. The act of appearing or coming into sight; the act of becoming visible to the eye; as, his sudden appearance... Read More

Dead Man Walking

Dead Man Walking: Wade Davis and the Secret of the Zombie Poison By Patrick D. Hahn Accepted on September 4, 2007 Twenty... Read More

Seat

seat 1. To place on a seat; to cause to sit down; as, to seat one's self. The guests were no sooner seated but they entered... Read More

Man

Man Origin: as. Mann, man, monn, mon; akin to os, D, & OHG. Man, g. Mann, Icel. Mathr, for mannr, dan. Mand, Sw. Man,... Read More

Sweet

sweet 1. Having an agreeable taste or flavor such as that of sugar; saccharine; opposed to sour and bitter; as, a sweet... Read More

Delicate

Delicate 1. Addicted to pleasure; luxurious; voluptuous; alluring. Dives, for his delicate life, to the devil went. (Piers... Read More

Person

Person 1. A character or part, as in a play; a specific kind or manifestation of individual character, whether in real life,... Read More

Favor

Favor 1. Kind regard; propitious aspect; countenance; friendly disposition; kindness; good will. Hath crawled into the favor... Read More

Equal

Equal 1. Agreeing in quantity, size, quality, degree, value, etc.; having the same magnitude, the same value, the same... Read More

Mount

mount 1. A mass of earth, or earth and rock, rising considerably above the common surface of the surrounding land; a... Read More

Judgment

Judgment 1. The act of judging; the operation of the mind, involving comparison and discrimination, by which a knowledge of... Read More

Reason

reason 1. A thought or a consideration offered in support of a determination or an opinion; a just ground for a conclusion... Read More

Light

Definition noun (1) (physics) The electromagnetic radiation of any wavelength, or sometimes only referring to a range of... Read More

Weak

weak 1. Wanting physical strength. Specifically: deficient in strength of body; feeble; infirm; sickly; debilitated;... Read More

Sight

sight 1. The act of seeing; perception of objects by the eye; view; as, to gain sight of land. A cloud received him out of... Read More

Standard

standard 1. A flag; colours; a banner; especially, a national or other ensign. His armies, in the following day, On those... Read More

Pure

pure 1. Separate from all heterogeneous or extraneous matter; free from mixture or combination; clean; mere; simple;... Read More

Empty

Empty 1. Containing nothing; not holding or having anything within; void of contents or appropriate contents; not filled;... Read More

Indicate

Indicate 1. To show the probable presence of existence or nature or course of: give fair evidence of: be a fairly certain... Read More

Ultraviolet ray

Definition noun, plural: ultraviolet rays A ray characterized generally by a wavelength between 10 nm to about 400... Read More