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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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    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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Jun
27
2013

note

Posted in Academic Vocabulary of the Day by admin2

not

transitive verb
definition 1:  to perceive or observe attentively.
example:  He noted a faint smile as she turned her head away.
example:  Please note that next week’s schedule has been changed.
example:  The doctor noted that the patient’s ankles were swollen.

definition 2:  to make a written record or reminder of.
example:  He noted the time that he took each pill.

definition 3:  to mention; remark.
example:  “It’s a lovely day for a hike,” she noted cheerfully.

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