Monthly Archives: October 2013
a small village or settlement.
prIn sih p@l
definition 1: a law, doctrine, or assumption on which action or behavior is based.
example: Are these laws based on the principles of liberty and justice for all citizens?
definition 2: a law or rule that is presupposed or scientifically proven.
example: The engine’s designers well understood the principles of internal combustion.
vI shi eIt
1. to make (a legal document or the like) ineffective or invalid.
Example: This new evidence vitiates your testimony.
2. to harm the quality of; mar; spoil.
Example: The recent bombing vitiated the climate of reconciliation.
ar tih k@l
definition 1: a single item or thing, esp. one of a class or group.
example: A dress is an article of women’s clothing.
example: Please remember to take all personal articles with you when you leave the airplane.
definition 2: a piece of nonfiction writing on a particular subject, as in a magazine.
example: There was an interesting article about election fraud in last Sunday’s newspaper.
swimming or floating on or in water.
example: The gnat and the tadpole resemble each other in their change from natant animals with gills into aerial animals with lungs. (Erasmus Darwin)