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acetabulum the cup-shaped socket of the hipbone into which the top of the thighbone fits. [1/2 definitions]
acetamide a colorless water-soluble crystalline solid used esp. in forming organic compounds.
actinoid having a radial or star-shaped form, as certain sea creatures.
admiral any of a family of brightly colored, medium to large-sized butterflies, found worldwide. [1/2 definitions]
agribusiness large-scale industrial agriculture and related activities such as food-processing, equipment manufacture, and marketing.
airline a tube or hose used to carry air to where it will be used, as to a deep-sea diver. [1/2 definitions]
alexandrine (sometimes cap.) in poetry, a twelve-syllable line with alternating unstressed and stressed syllables, usu. with a clear pause after six syllables. [1/2 definitions]
all-star a player on an all-star team. [1/2 definitions]
aluminum sulfate a white, water-soluble substance used to purify water, manufacture paper, and fix dyes.
amanita any of various, mostly poisonous mushrooms having blade-shaped gills on the underside.
American Beauty a type of hybrid rose that bears long-stemmed red flowers.
ammoniac a sharp-smelling gum resin from the stem of an Asian plant, used in perfumes and porcelain cements; gum ammoniac. [1/2 definitions]
ammonium sulfate a water-soluble salt, used mainly to purify water and as a fertilizer.
ampulla an enlarged part of a tube or canal, as of a milk canal in the milk-secreting glands of a mammal. [1/2 definitions]
anabasis any large-scale military expedition or march, esp. one from a coast to the interior.
ancient Rome a civilization cultivated by the city-state of Rome from the 8th century B.C.E. through its development as a republic and its collapse as an empire in the 5th century A.D.
Anglo-Saxon of, pertaining to, or characteristic of Anglo-Saxons or their language, culture, or the like. [1/5 definitions]
angostura bark the bitter, strong-smelling bark of either of two South American rue trees, used in medicine and as a flavoring in bitters.
annular ring-shaped.
annular eclipse an eclipse of the sun in which a ring-shaped portion of the sun remains visible around the moon.
annulus a ring-shaped part, structure, or area.