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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

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

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

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

Specious

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

Unequal cleavage

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

Pendant

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

Equals

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

Harbor

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

Ward

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

Shadow

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

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

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

Empty

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

Pure

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

Light

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

Mount

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

Equal

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

Delicate

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

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

Ultraviolet ray

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