Monthly Archives: November 2015

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Nov
30

wainscot

weIn skət [or] weIn skat noun 1. a paneling or lining, often of wood, covering an interior wall, esp. only the lower part of a wall. 2. the lower part of an interior wall when different in paneling from the upper part. edit

Nov
30

extinct

ihk stInkt adjective definition 1:  no longer existing, as an animal species. example:  The dodo is an extinct bird. example:  Over-hunting nearly caused the American bison to become extinct. definition 2:  no longer practiced or observed, as a custom. example:  The custom of…

Nov
24

tangible

taen jih b@l adjective definition 1:  capable of being touched or perceived by touch. example:  An apple is tangible whereas an idea is not. definition 2:  factual or real. example:  The DNA test provided tangible evidence of his guilt. edit

Nov
23

deviate

di vi eIt intransitive verb definition 1:  to turn away from a direct or prescribed course. example:  The rocket deviated from its charted path. definition 2:  to stray from typical, predicted, or average behavior. example:  He deviated from his usual routine on this…

Nov
20

bond

band noun definition 1:  something that connects or confines. example:  This glue creates a powerful bond. example:  The prisoner managed to break free of his bonds. definition 2:  that which binds people emotionally or intellectually, such as a common interest, love, or feelings…