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    labyrinthine

    lae b@ rIn thihn  [or]  lae b@ rIn thin

    adjective
    1.  of, resembling, or forming a labyrinth.
    We followed our guide through the labyrinthine catacombs.

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  • Vocabulary of the Day
    landlocked

    laend lakt

    adjective
    lacking access to the sea.
    Paraguay and Bolivia are the only landlocked countries in South America; all the other countries border the Atlantic or Pacific Oceans, or both in the case of Colombia.

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Dec
24
2013

furthermore

Posted in Academic Vocabulary of the Day by admin2

fuhr th@r mor

adverb
definition:  in addition to what has just been stated; in addition; moreover.
example:  I will accept no more late papers in this class; furthermore, students who are not in their seats when class begins will be marked absent.
example:  Their plan was to assassinate the prime minister, and, furthermore, to assassinate some of the cabinet members.

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