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Loom

Loom 1. To appear above the surface either of sea or land, or to appear enlarged, or distorted and indistinct, as a distant... Read More

Schistosoma

Definition noun (taxonomy) A genus of the Phylum Platyhelminthes that is comprised of parasitic... Read More

Gynaecophore

Definition noun, plural: gynecophores A receptacle, often in the ventral body, of certain adult male animals (dioecious... Read More

Warp

Warp 1. To turn, twist, or be twisted out of shape; especially, to be twisted or bent out of a flat plane; as, a board warps... Read More

Loss of the Salton Sea

Dust Storms Loom in San Diego’s Future Horizons By Michael Nauss San Diego’s thirst for water has seeped into Imperial... Read More

Pattern

pattern 1. Anything proposed for imitation; an archetype; an exemplar; that which is to be, or is worthy to be, copied or... Read More

Machine

Machine 1. In general, any combination of bodies so connected that their relative motions are constrained, and by means of... Read More

Weaving

weaving 1. The act of one who, or that which, weaves; the act or art of forming cloth in a loom by the union or intertexture... Read More

Oar

oar 1. An implement for impelling a boat, being a slender piece of timber, usually ash or spruce, with a grip or handle at... Read More

Shuttle

shuttle 1. An instrument used in weaving for passing or shooting the thread of the woof from one side of the cloth to the... Read More

Pace

pace 1. A single movement from one foot to the other in walking; a step. 2. The length of a step in walking or marching,... Read More