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Ward

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

Wards

Ward's triangle An area of diminished density in the trabecular pattern of the neck of the femur evident by x-ray as well as... Read More

Shank

shank To fall off, as a leaf, flower, or capsule, on account of disease affecting the supporting footstalk; usually followed... Read More

Beg

Beg 1. To ask earnestly for; to entreat or supplicate for; to beseech. I do beg your good will in this case. (Shak) Joseph... Read More

Repellent

Definition noun, plural: repellents (1) An agent or a method that wards off, as insect-repellent to repel insects (2) A... Read More