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Province

province 1. A country or region, more or less remote from the city of Rome, brought under the roman government; a conquered... Read More

Emphasis

Emphasis Origin: L, fr. Gr. Significance, force of expression, fr. To show in, indicate; in - to show. See in, and phase. 1.... Read More

Reduce

reduce 1. To bring or lead back to any former place or condition. And to his brother's house reduced his wife. (Chapman) The... Read More

Diocese

Diocese Origin: oe. Diocise, OF. Diocise, f. Diocese, L. Dioecesis, fr. Gr. Housekeeping, administration, a province, a... Read More

Adjutant

Adjutant 1. A helper; an assistant. 2. A regimental staff officer, who assists the colonel, or commanding officer of a... Read More

Tobacco

tobacco 1. (Science: botany) An American plant (Nicotiana Tabacum) of the nightshade family, much used for smoking and... Read More

Sphere

Sphere 1. (Science: geometry) A body or space contained under a single surface, which in every part is equally distant from... Read More

Accession

Accession 1. A coming to; the act of acceding and becoming joined; as, a kings accession to a confederacy. 2. Increase by... Read More

Cephalochordate

Definition noun, plural: cephalochordates Any of the small, elongated, segmented, fish-like chordates that belong to the... Read More