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Asiatic cholera an acute, infectious, often fatal disease caused by bacteria and characterized by severe diarrhea, intestinal cramps, and dehydration; cholera.
Asiatic pennywort a small creeping plant used in herbal medicine; Centella.
aside on the side; toward the side. [6 definitions]
aside from with the exception of; besides.
as if how it would be if.
asinine silly or willfully stupid. [2 definitions]
ask to put a question to (someone). [11 definitions]
askance with a sideways glance; indirectly. [2 definitions]
ask around to try to find out something by asking people of one's acquaintance the same question.
askew not straight; awry. [2 definitions]
asking price the price or cost of an item for sale (used by a seller usu. to indicate a willingness to accept less money after bargaining).
ask out to invite (someone) to go out on a date.
aslant in a slanting direction; obliquely; slantingly. [2 definitions]
asleep sleeping. [7 definitions]
as long as on the condition that; provided that. [3 definitions]
aslope at a slant; sloping.
Asmara the capital of Eritrea.
asocial not seeking the company of others; not gregarious, sometimes because lacking social skills. [2 definitions]
as of beginning on; from.
asp any of several small, poisonous snakes found in Africa and Asia Minor, such as the cobra or horned viper.
asparagine a nonessential amino acid found in proteins that is derived from aspartate.