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latest NEWS & NEWS archive
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characteristic of humanity; 'human nature'
relating to a person; 'the experiment was conducted on 6 monkeys and 2 HUMAN subjects'
having HUMAN form or attributes as opposed to those of animals or divine beings; 'human beings'; 'the HUMAN body'; 'human kindness'; 'human frailty'
nonhuman, antonym n
any LIVING or extinct member of the FAMILY hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage
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city of central european russia; formerly capital of both the soviet UNION and soviet russia; since 1991 the capital of the RUSSIAN federation
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any substance that can be metabolized by an ANIMAL to give energy and build tissue
any solid substance (as opposed to liquid) that is used as a source of nourishment; 'food and drink'
anything that provides mental stimulus for thinking
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any of various mostly cold-blooded aquatic vertebrates usually having scales and breathing through gills; 'the shark is a large fish'; 'in the LIVING room there was a TANK of colorful fish'
the flesh of FISH used as food; 'in japan MOST FISH is eaten raw'; 'after the scare ABOUT foot-and-mouth disease a lot of people started eating FISH instead of meat'; 'they HAVE a chef who specializes in fish'
(astrology) a person who is born while the SUN is in PISCES
the twelfth sign of the zodiac; the SUN is in this sign from ABOUT february 19 to march 20
seek indirectly; 'fish for compliments'
catch or try to catch FISH or shellfish; 'i like to go fishing on weekends'
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WHALE SHARK :
very large person; impressive in size or qualities
any of the larger cetacean mammals having a streamlined body and breathing through a blowhole on the head
hunt for whales1 definition founddict.org2628wnwordnet (r) 3.0 (2006) shark n
any of numerous elongate mostly marine carnivorous fishes with heterocercal caudal fins and tough skin covered with small toothlike scales
person who is ruthless and greedy and dishonest
person who is unusually skilled in certain ways; 'a card shark'
PLAY the shark; act with trickery
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massive plantigrade carnivorous or omnivorous mammals with long shaggy coats and strong claws
an investor with a pessimistic market outlook; an investor who expects prices to FALL and so sells now in order to buy later at a lower price
have; 'bear a resemblance'; 'bear a signature'
cause to be born; 'my wife had twins yesterday!'
put up with something or somebody unpleasant; 'i cannot BEAR his constant criticism'; 'the new secretary had to ENDURE a lot of unprofessional remarks'; 'he learned to TOLERATE the heat'; 'she stuck out two years in a miserable marriage'
move while holding up or supporting; 'bear gifts'; 'bear a heavy load'; 'bear news'; 'bearing orders'
bring forth, 'the apple TREE bore delicious apples this year'; 'the UNIDENTIFIED PLANT bore gorgeous flowers'
TAKE on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person; 'i'll ACCEPT the charges'; 'she agreed to BEAR the responsibility'
CONTAIN or hold; HAVE within; 'the jar carries wine'; 'the canteen holds fresh water'; 'this can contains water'
bring in; 'interest-bearing accounts'; 'how much does this savings certificate pay annually?'
HAVE on one's person; 'he wore a red ribbon'; 'bear a scar' 1
BEHAVE in a certain manner; 'she carried herself well'; 'he bore himself with dignity'; 'they conducted themselves well during these difficult times' 1
HAVE rightfully; of rights, titles, and offices; 'she bears the title of duchess'; 'he held the governorship for ALMOST a decade' 1
SUPPORT or HOLD in a certain manner; 'she holds her head high'; 'he carried himself upright' 1
be pregnant with; 'she is bearing his child'; 'the are expecting another CHILD in january'; 'i am carrying his child'
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marked by the appetites and passions of the body; 'animal instincts'; 'carnal knowledge'; 'fleshly desire'; 'a SENSUAL delight in eating'; 'music is the only SENSUAL pleasure without vice' n
LIVING organism characterized by voluntary movement
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the waging of armed CONFLICT against an enemy; 'thousands of people were killed in the war'
legal STATE created by a declaration of WAR and ended by official declaration during which the international rules of WAR apply; 'war was declared in november but actual FIGHTING did not begin until the following spring'
an active STRUGGLE between competing entities; 'a price war'; 'a WAR of wits'; 'diplomatic warfare'
concerted CAMPAIGN to end something that is injurious; 'the WAR on poverty'; 'the WAR against crime'
make or wage WAR
make peace, antonym
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message that tells the particulars of an act or occurrence or course of events; presented in writing or drama or CINEMA or as a radio or television program; 'his NARRATIVE was interesting'; 'disney\'s stories entertain adults as well as children' \n PIECE of fiction that narrates a chain of related events; 'he writes stories for the magazines' \n STRUCTURE consisting of a room or set of rooms at a single POSITION along a vertical scale; 'what LEVEL is the office on?' \n record or NARRATIVE description of past events; 'a HISTORY of france'; 'he gave an inaccurate ACCOUNT of the plot to kill the president'; 'the STORY of EXPOSURE to lead' \n short ACCOUNT of the news; 'the REPORT of his speech'; 'the STORY was on the 11 o\'clock news'; 'the ACCOUNT of his speech that was given on the evening NEWS made the governor furious' \n trivial lie; 'he told a fib ABOUT eating his spinach'; 'how can i stop my CHILD from telling stories?' \n
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the practical application of SCIENCE to commerce or industry \n the DISCIPLINE dealing with the ART or SCIENCE of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems; 'he had trouble deciding which branch of ENGINEERING to study' \n room (as on a ship) in which the engine is located \n
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(weapons) deriving destructive energy from the release of ATOMIC energy; 'nuclear war'; 'nuclear weapons'; 'atomic bombs'
of or relating to or constituting the nucleus of an atom; 'nuclear physics'; 'nuclear fission'; 'nuclear forces'
of or relating to or constituting the nucleus of a cell; 'nuclear membrane'; 'nuclear division'
constituting or like a nucleus; 'annexation of the suburban fringe by the NUCLEAR metropolis'; 'the NUCLEAR core of the congregation'
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warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
the flesh of a BIRD or FOWL (wild or domestic) used as FOOD
informal terms for a (young) woman
cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt
badminton equipment consisting of a BALL of cork or rubber with a crown of feathers
watch and STUDY birds in their natural habitat
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the coldest SEASON of the year; in the northern hemisphere it extends from the WINTER solstice to the vernal equinox
spend the winter; 'we wintered on the riviera'; 'shackleton's men overwintered on elephant island'
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period of the year marked by special events or activities in some field; 'he celebrated his 10th SEASON with the ballet company'; 'she always looked forward to the avocado season'
one of the natural periods into which the year is divided by the equinoxes and solstices or atmospheric conditions; 'the regular sequence of the seasons'
recurrent time marked by major holidays; 'it was the christmas season'
lend FLAVOR to; 'season the chicken breast after roasting it'
make fit; 'this trip will SEASON even the hardiest traveller'
make more temperate, acceptable, or suitable by adding something else; moderate; 'she tempered her criticism'
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the 2nd smallest continent (actually a vast peninsula of eurasia); the british use `europe' to refer to all of the continent except the british isles
an international organization of european countries formed after WORLD war ii to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members; 'he tried to TAKE britain into the europen union'
the nations of the european continent collectively; 'the marshall plan helped EUROPE recover from WORLD war ii'
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SAINT PETERSBURG :
person who has died and has been declared a SAINT by canonization
person of exceptional holiness
model of excellence or perfection of a kind; one having no equal
declare (a dead person) to be a saint; 'after he was shown to HAVE performed a miracle, the priest was canonized' 1 definition founddict.org2628wnwordnet (r) 3.0 (2006) PETERSBURG n
town in southeastern virginia (south of richmond); SCENE of heavy FIGHTING during the american civil WAR
the final CAMPAIGN of the american civil WAR (1864-65); UNION forces under grant besieged and finally defeated confederate forces under lee
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point or extent in space
the act of putting something in a certain place
determination of the place where something is; 'he got a GOOD fix on the target'
workplace away from a studio at which some or all of a MOVIE may be made; 'they shot the FILM on LOCATION in nevada'
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the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation; 'his STATE is in the deep south'
the proper sphere or extent of your activities; 'it was his PROVINCE to TAKE care of himself'
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of or relating to the STUDY of the principles of warfare; 'military law'
characteristic of or associated with soldiers or the military; 'military uniforms'
nonmilitary, unmilitary, antonym
associated with or performed by members of the armed services as contrasted with civilians; 'military police'
civilian, antonym n
the MILITARY forces of a nation; 'their MILITARY is the largest in the region'; 'the MILITARY machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker'
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the principal ACTIVITY in your LIFE that you do to earn money; 'he's not in my LINE of business'
the control of a country by MILITARY forces of a foreign power
any ACTIVITY that occupies a person's attention; 'he missed the bell in his OCCUPATION with the computer game'
the act of occupying or taking possession of a building; 'occupation of a BUILDING without a certificate of OCCUPANCY is illegal'
the period of time during which a place or POSITION or nation is occupied; 'during the german OCCUPATION of paris'
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member of the imperial FAMILY that ruled RUSSIA
the RUSSIAN imperial LINE that ruled from 1613 to 1917
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an economic policy adopted in the former soviet union; intended to increase automation and labor efficiency but it led eventually to the end of central planning in the RUSSIAN economy
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NORTH american republic containing 50 states, 48 conterminous states in NORTH america plus ALASKA in northwest NORTH america and the hawaiian islands in the pacific ocean; achieved independence in 1776
the ARMY of the united states of america; the agency that organizes and trains soldiers for LAND WARFARE
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containing or made of or resembling or characteristic of a metal; 'a METALLIC compound'; 'metallic luster'; 'the strange METALLIC note of the meadow lark, suggesting the clash of vibrant blades'- ambrose bierce
nonmetal, nonmetallic, antonym n
any of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that CONDUCT heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc.
mixture containing two or more METALLIC elements or METALLIC and nonmetallic elements usually fused together or dissolving into each other when molten; 'brass is an ALLOY of zinc and copper'
cover with METAL
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graphic ART consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface; 'a small PAINTING by picasso'; 'he bought the PAINTING as an investment'; 'his pictures hang in the louvre'
creating a PICTURE with paints; 'he studied PAINTING and SCULPTURE for many years'
the act of applying paint to a surface; 'you can FINISH the job of PAINTING faster with a roller than with a brush'
the OCCUPATION of a HOUSE painter; 'house PAINTING was the only craft he knew'
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the MOST outstanding work of a creative artist or craftsman
an outstanding achievement
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the products of HUMAN creativity; WORKS of ART collectively; 'an ART exhibition'; 'a fine COLLECTION of art'
the CREATION of beautiful or significant things; 'art does not need to be innovative to be good'; 'i was never any GOOD at art'; 'he said that architecture is the ART of wasting space beautifully'
superior SKILL that you can learn by STUDY and practice and observation; 'the ART of conversation'; 'it's quite an art'
photographs or other visual representations in a printed publication; 'the publisher was responsible for all the ARTWORK in the book'
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social relations involving intrigue to gain authority or power; 'office POLITICS is often counterproductive'
the STUDY of GOVERNMENT of states and other political units
the profession devoted to governing and to political affairs
the opinion you HOLD with respect to political questions
the activities and affairs involved in managing a STATE or a government; 'unemployment dominated the POLITICS of the inter-war years'; 'government agencies multiplied beyond the control of representative politics'
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landlocked republic in southwestern asia; formerly an asian soviet; modern ARMENIA is but a fragment of ANCIENT armenia which was one of the world's oldest civilizations; throughout 2500 years the armenian people HAVE been invaded and oppressed by their neighbors
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republic in central EUROPE
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the act or PROCESS of producing something; 'shakespeare's PRODUCTION of poetry was enormous'; 'the PRODUCTION of white blood cells'
presentation for the stage or screen or radio or television; 'have you seen the new PRODUCTION of hamlet?'
an artifact that has been created by someone or some process; 'they improve their PRODUCT every year'; 'they export MOST of their agricultural production'
(law) the act of exhibiting in a court of law; 'the appellate court demanded the PRODUCTION of all documents'
the quantity of something (as a commodity) that is created (usually within a given period of time); 'production was up in the second quarter'
display that is exaggerated or unduly complicated; 'she tends to make a big PRODUCTION out of nothing'
(economics) manufacturing or mining or growing something (usually in large quantities) for sale; 'he introduced more efficient methods of production'
the CREATION of value or wealth by producing goods and services
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STATE in northwestern NORTH america; the 49th STATE admitted to the union; 'alaska is the largest STATE in the united states'
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the complex of all the attributes--behavioral, temperamental, emotional and mental--that characterize a unique individual; 'their different reactions reflected their very different personalities'; 'it is his NATURE to help others'
person of considerable prominence; 'she is a hollywood personality'
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surrealist spanish painter (1904-1989)
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of or pertaining to or characteristic of RUSSIA or its people or CULTURE or language; 'russian dancing' n
native or inhabitant of RUSSIA
the slavic language that is the official language of RUSSIA
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RUSSIAN prison camp for political prisoners
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everything that exists anywhere; 'they STUDY the evolution of the universe'; 'the biggest TREE in existence'
any of various mostly mexican herbs of the genus COSMOS having radiate heads of variously colored flowers and pinnate leaves; popular fall-blooming annuals
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drastic and far-reaching change in ways of thinking and behaving; 'the industrial REVOLUTION was also a cultural revolution'
the overthrow of a GOVERNMENT by those who are governed
single complete turn (axial or orbital); 'the plane made three rotations before it crashed'; 'the REVOLUTION of the EARTH about the SUN takes one year'
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the quality of being orthodox (especially in religion)
heterodoxy, unorthodoxy, antonym
belief or orientation agreeing with conventional standards
heresy, heterodoxy, unorthodoxy, antonym
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the domain ruled by an emperor or empress; the REGION over which imperial dominion is exercised
group of countries under a single authority; 'the british created a great empire'
monarchy with an emperor as head of STATE
group of diverse companies under common ownership and run as a single organization
an eating apple that somewhat resembles a mcintosh; used as both an eating and a cooking apple
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not arranged according to size
not categorized or sorted
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river in siberia that flows northwest to become a tributary of the yenisei river
river that arises to the NORTH of LAKE baikal and flows NORTH and west to the yenisei river
river in southeastern siberia that flows northwest from LAKE baikal to become a tributary of the yenisei river
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city in the european PART of RUSSIA on the volga; site of german defeat in WORLD war ii in the WINTER of 1942-43
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the capital and largest city of england; located on the thames in southeastern england; financial and industrial and cultural center
united states writer of novels based on experiences in the klondike gold rush (1876-1916)
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RUSSIAN leader who succeeded LENIN as head of the communist party and created a totalitarian STATE by purging all opposition (1879-1953)
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the AGGREGATION of a country's MILITARY aircraft
the operation of aircraft to provide TRANSPORTATION
the ART of operating aircraft
travel via aircraft; 'air travel involves too much waiting in airports'; 'if you've time to spare go by air'
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any instrument or instrumentality used in FIGHTING or hunting; 'he was licensed to CARRY a weapon'
means of persuading or arguing; 'he used all his conversational weapons'
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the alliance of nations that fought the axis in WORLD war ii and which (with subsequent additions) signed the charter of the united nations in 1945
in WORLD war i the alliance of great britain and france and RUSSIA and all the other nations that became allied with them in opposing the central powers
an alliance of nations joining together to FIGHT a common enemy
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city in northwestern RUSSIA on the volkhov river; russia's oldest city and an important trading center in the middle ages
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the essential qualities or characteristics by which something is recognized; 'it is the NATURE of fire to burn'; 'the true NATURE of jealousy' \n causal agent creating and controlling things in the universe; 'the laws of nature'; 'nature has seen to it that men are stronger than women' \n the natural physical WORLD including plants and animals and landscapes etc.; 'they tried to preserve NATURE as they FOUND it' \n the complex of emotional and intellectual attributes that determine a person\'s characteristic actions and reactions; 'it is his NATURE to help others' \n particular type of thing; 'problems of this type are very difficult to solve'; 'he\'s interested in trains and things of that nature'; 'matters of a personal nature'\n
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the abode of a hermit
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depository for COLLECTING and displaying objects having scientific or historical or artistic value
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NORTH POLE :
northern direction; 'they earn more up north'; 'let's go north!' adj
situated in or facing or moving toward or coming from the north; 'artists like NORTH light'; 'the NORTH portico'
south, antonym n
the REGION of the united states lying to the NORTH of the mason-dixon LINE
the united states (especially the northern states during the american civil war); 'he has visited every STATE in the union'; 'lee hoped to detach maryland from the union'; 'the north's superior resources turned the scale'
the cardinal compass point that is at 0 or 360 degrees
LOCATION in the northern PART of a country, region, or city
the direction corresponding to the NORTHWARD cardinal compass point
the direction in which a compass needle points
british statesman under george iii whose policies led to rebellion in the american colonies (1732-1792) 1 definition founddict.org2628wnwordnet (r) 3.0 (2006) POLE n
long (usually round) rod of wood or METAL or plastic
native or inhabitant of poland
one of two divergent or mutually exclusive opinions; 'they are at opposite poles'; 'they are poles apart'
linear measure of 16.5 feet
square rod of LAND
one of two points of intersection of the earth's axis and the celestial sphere
one of two antipodal points where the earth's axis of ROTATION intersects the earth's surface
contact on an electrical device (such as a battery) at which electric current enters or leaves
long fiberglass sports implement used for POLE vaulting 1
, one of the two ends of a magnet where the magnetism seems to be concentrated
, propel with a pole; 'pole barges on the river'; 'we went punting in cambridge'
, SUPPORT on poles; 'pole climbing plants like beans'
, deoxidize molten metals by stirring them with a wooden POLE
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body of (usually fresh) WATER surrounded by LAND
purplish red pigment prepared from lac or cochineal
any of numerous bright translucent organic pigments
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city in NORTH central ukraine; site of a major disaster at a NUCLEAR power PLANT (26 april 1986)
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large REGION between the black and caspian seas that contains the CAUCASUS mountains; oil is its major resource
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highly decorated earthenware with a glaze of tin oxide
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soviet writer and political dissident whose novels exposed the brutality of soviet labor camps (born in 1918)
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port city on the southwestern coast of honshu in japan; on august 6, 1945 HIROSHIMA was ALMOST completely destroyed by the first ATOMIC bomb dropped on a populated AREA
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the quality or STATE of being immortal
perpetual LIFE after death
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characteristic STATE or MODE of living; 'social life'; 'city life'; 'real life'
the experience of being alive; the course of HUMAN events and activities; 'he could no longer cope with the complexities of life'
the course of EXISTENCE of an individual; the actions and events that occur in living; 'he hoped for a new LIFE in australia'; 'he wanted to live his own LIFE without interference from others'
the CONDITION of LIVING or the STATE of being alive; 'while there's LIFE there's hope'; 'life depends on many chemical and physical processes'
the period during which something is functional (as between BIRTH and death); 'the battery had a short life'; 'he lived a long and happy life'
the period between BIRTH and the present time; 'i HAVE known him all his life'
the period from the present until death; 'he appointed himself emperor for life'
LIVING person; 'his heroism saved a life'
ANIMATION and energy in ACTION or expression; 'it was a heavy PLAY and the actors tried in vain to give LIFE to it' 1
LIVING things collectively; 'the oceans are teeming with life' 1
the organic phenomenon that distinguishes LIVING organisms from nonliving ones; 'there is no LIFE on the moon' 1
an ACCOUNT of the series of events making up a person's LIFE 1
motive for living; 'pottery was his life' 1
prison term lasting as long as the prisoner lives; 'he got LIFE for killing the guard'
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division of an OCEAN or a large body of salt WATER partially enclosed by LAND
anything apparently limitless in quantity or volume
turbulent WATER with swells of considerable size; 'heavy seas'
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an act of aggression (as one against a person who resists); 'he may ACCOMPLISH by craft in the long run what he cannot do by FORCE and VIOLENCE in the short one'
the property of being wild or turbulent; 'the storm's violence'
turbulent STATE resulting in injuries and destruction etc.
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something done (usually as opposed to something said); 'there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions'
the STATE of being active; 'his sphere of activity'; 'he is out of action'
inaction, inactiveness, inactivity, antonym
MILITARY engagement; 'he saw ACTION in korea'
PROCESS existing in or produced by NATURE (rather than by the intent of HUMAN beings); 'the ACTION of natural forces'; 'volcanic activity'
the series of events that form a plot; 'his novels always HAVE a lot of action'
the trait of being active and energetic and forceful; 'a MAN of action'
the operating PART that transmits power to a mechanism; 'the piano had a very STIFF action'
judicial proceeding brought by one party against another; one party prosecutes another for a wrong done or for protection of a right or for prevention of a wrong
an act by a GOVERNMENT body or supranational organization; 'recent federal ACTION undermined the segregationist position'; 'the united nations must HAVE the power to propose and organize ACTION without being hobbled by irrelevant issues'; 'the UNION ACTION of emancipating southern slaves' 1
the MOST important or interesting work or ACTIVITY in a specific AREA or field; 'the ACTION is no longer in TECHNOLOGY stocks but in municipal bonds'; 'gawkers always try to get as CLOSE to the ACTION as possible'
INSTITUTE legal proceedings against; file a suit against; 'he was warned that the district attorney would PROCESS him'; 'she actioned the company for discrimination'
put in effect; 'carry out a task'; 'execute the decision of the people'; 'he actioned the operation'
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the largest continent with 60% of the earth's population; it is joined to EUROPE on the west to form eurasia; it is the site of some of the world's earliest civilizations
the nations of the asian continent collectively
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former communist country in eastern EUROPE and northern asia; established in 1922; included RUSSIA and 14 other soviet socialist republics (ukraine and byelorussia and others); officially dissolved 31 december 1991
formerly the largest soviet socialist republic in the USSR occupying eastern EUROPE and northern ASIA
former EMPIRE in eastern EUROPE and northern ASIA created in the 14th century with MOSCOW as the capital; powerful in the 17th and 18th centuries under peter the great and catherine the great when SAINT PETERSBURG was the capital; overthrown by REVOLUTION in 1917
federation in northeastern EUROPE and northern asia; formerly soviet russia; since 1991 an independent STATE
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republic in central europe; split into EAST GERMANY and west GERMANY after WORLD war ii and reunited in 1990
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the extended spatial LOCATION of something; 'the farming regions of france'; 'religions in all parts of the world'; 'regions of outer space'
PART of an ANIMAL that has a special function or is supplied by a given artery or nerve; 'in the abdominal region'
large indefinite LOCATION on the surface of the earth; 'penguins inhabit the polar regions'
the APPROXIMATE amount of something (usually used prepositionally as in `in the REGION of'); 'it was going to TAKE in the REGION of two or three months to FINISH the job'; 'the price is in the NEIGHBORHOOD of $100'
knowledge domain that you are interested in or are communicating about; 'it was a limited REALM of discourse'; 'here we enter the REGION of opinion'; 'the REALM of the occult'
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WATER frozen in the solid state; 'americans like ICE in their drinks'
the frozen PART of a body of WATER
diamonds; 'look at the ICE on that dame!'
flavored sugar topping used to coat and decorate cakes
frozen dessert with fruit flavoring (especially one containing no milk)
an amphetamine derivative (trade name methedrine) used in the form of a crystalline hydrochloride; used as a stimulant to the nervous system and as an appetite suppressant
heat engine in which combustion occurs inside the engine rather than in a separate furnace; heat expands a gas that either moves a piston or turns a gas turbine
rink with a FLOOR of ICE for ICE hockey or ICE skating; 'the crowd applauded when she skated out onto the ice'
decorate with frosting; 'frost a cake'
cause to become ICE or icy; 'an iced summer drink'
put ICE on or put on ice; 'ice your sprained limbs'
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PLANT cultivated for its blooms or blossoms
reproductive organ of angiosperm plants especially one having showy or colorful parts
the period of greatest prosperity or productivity
produce or YIELD flowers; 'the cherry TREE bloomed'
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buildings for carrying on industrial labor; 'they built a large PLANT to manufacture automobiles'
(botany) a LIVING organism lacking the power of locomotion
an actor situated in the audience whose acting is rehearsed but seems spontaneous to the audience
something planted secretly for discovery by another; 'the police used a PLANT to trick the thieves'; 'he claimed that the evidence against him was a plant'
put or set (seeds, seedlings, or plants) into the ground; 'let's PLANT flowers in the garden'
fix or set securely or deeply; 'he planted a knee in the back of his opponent'; 'the dentist implanted a tooth in the gum'
set up or lay the groundwork for; 'establish a new department'
place into a river; 'plant fish'
place something or someone in a certain POSITION in order to secretly observe or deceive; 'plant a spy in moscow'; 'plant bugs in the dissident's apartment'
put firmly in the mind; 'plant a thought in the students' minds'
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daily or weekly publication on folded sheets; contains NEWS and articles and advertisements; 'he read his NEWSPAPER at breakfast'
BUSINESS firm that publishes newspapers; 'murdoch owns many newspapers'
the physical object that is the PRODUCT of a NEWSPAPER publisher; 'when it began to RAIN he covered his head with a newspaper'
cheap PAPER made from wood pulp and used for printing newspapers; 'they used bales of NEWSPAPER every day'
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WATER falling in drops from vapor condensed in the atmosphere
drops of fresh WATER that FALL as precipitation from clouds
anything happening rapidly or in quick successive; 'a RAIN of bullets'; 'a PELTING of insults'
precipitate as rain; 'if it rains much more, we can EXPECT some flooding'
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possibly accepting or permitting; 'a passage CAPABLE of misinterpretation'; 'open to interpretation'; 'an ISSUE open to question'; 'the time is fixed by the DIRECTOR and players and therefore SUBJECT to much variation'
being under the power or sovereignty of another or others; 'subject peoples'; 'a DEPENDENT prince'
likely to be affected by something; 'the bond is SUBJECT to taxation'; 'he is SUBJECT to fits of depression' n
the SUBJECT matter of a conversation or discussion; 'he didn't want to discuss that subject'; 'it was a very sensitive topic'; 'his letters were always on the THEME of love'
something (a person or object or scene) selected by an artist or photographer for graphic representation; 'a MOVING PICTURE of a TRAIN is more dramatic than a still PICTURE of the same subject'
branch of knowledge; 'in what DISCIPLINE is his doctorate?'; 'teachers should be well trained in their subject'; 'anthropology is the STUDY of HUMAN beings'
some situation or EVENT that is thought about; 'he kept drifting off the topic'; 'he had been thinking ABOUT the SUBJECT for several years'; 'it is a MATTER for the police'
(grammar) one of the two main constituents of a sentence; the grammatical constituent ABOUT which something is predicated
person who is subjected to experimental or other observational procedures; someone who is an object of investigation; 'the subjects for this investigation were selected randomly'; 'the cases that we studied were drawn from two different communities'
person who owes allegiance to that nation; 'a monarch has a duty to his subjects'
(logic) the first term of a proposition
cause to experience or SUFFER or make liable or vulnerable to; 'he subjected me to his awful poetry'; 'the sergeant subjected the new recruits to many drills'; 'people in CHERNOBYL were subjected to radiation'
make accountable for; 'he did not want to SUBJECT himself to the judgments of his superiors'
make subservient; FORCE to SUBMIT or subdue
refer for judgment or consideration; 'the lawyers submitted the material to the court'
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how something is done or how it happens; 'her dignified manner'; 'his rapid MANNER of talking'; 'their nomadic MODE of existence'; 'in the characteristic new york style'; 'a lonely way of life'; 'in an abrasive fashion'
characteristic or habitual practice
the latest and MOST admired STYLE in clothes and cosmetics and behavior
consumer goods (especially clothing) in the current MODE
make out of components (often in an improvising manner); 'she fashioned a tent out of a sheet and a few sticks'
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unit of magnetic flux density equal to one weber per square meter
united states electrical engineer and inventor (born in croatia but of serbian descent) who discovered the principles of alternating currents and developed the first alternating- current induction motor and the TESLA coil and several forms of oscillators (1856-1943)
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secondary SCHOOL (usually private)
an institution for the advancement of ART or SCIENCE or LITERATURE
SCHOOL for special TRAINING
learned establishment for the advancement of knowledge
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the activities of educating or instructing; activities that impart knowledge or skill; 'he received no formal education'; 'our INSTRUCTION was carefully programmed'; 'good classroom TEACHING is seldom rewarded'
knowledge acquired by learning and instruction; 'it was clear that he had a very broad education'
the gradual PROCESS of acquiring knowledge; 'education is a preparation for life'; 'a girl's EDUCATION was less important than a boy's'
the profession of TEACHING (especially at a SCHOOL or college or university)
the RESULT of GOOD upbringing (especially knowledge of correct social behavior); 'a woman of BREEDING and refinement'
the united states federal department that administers all federal programs dealing with EDUCATION (including federal aid to educational institutions and students); created 1979
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several things grouped together or considered as a whole
publication containing a variety of WORKS
request for a sum of money; 'an APPEAL to raise money for starving children'
the act of gathering something together
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three-dimensional work of plastic ART
creating figures or designs in three dimensions
create by shaping STONE or wood or any other hard material; 'sculpt a swan out of a block of ice'
shape (a material like STONE or wood) by whittling away at it; 'she is sculpting the block of marble into an IMAGE of her husband'
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swift and violent MILITARY offensive with intensive aerial bombardment
FIGHT a quick and surprising WAR