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medium to tall fir of central to western United States having a narrow erect crown and soft wood Abies concolor , Abies lowiana , California white fir , Colorado fir , white fir
ratlike rodent with soft fur and large ears of the Andes abrocome , chinchilla rat , rat chinchilla
soft-haired sticky plant with heads of bright pink trumpet-shaped flowers; found in sandy desert soil; after ample rains may carpet miles of desert with pink from the southwestern United States to northern Mexico Abronia villosa , desert sand verbena
acrylic resin used to make a strong soft crease-resistant fabric (trade name Acrilan) Acrilan , polypropenonitrile
prostrate or semi-erect subshrub of tropical America, and Australia; heavily armed with recurved thorns and having sensitive soft grey-green leaflets that fold and droop at night or when touched or cooled action plant , humble plant , live-and-die , Mimosa pudica , sensitive plant , shame plant , touch-me-not
soft drink ade , cola , pop , soda , soda pop
soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal; occurs in argentite and in free form; used in coins and jewelry and tableware and photography Ag , atomic number 47 , silver
comprising the soft corals Alcyonacea , suborder Alcyonacea
shrub or small tree of southeastern United States having soft light brown wood Alnus maritima , seaside alder
American everlasting having foliage with soft wooly hairs and corymbose heads with pearly white bracts Anaphalis margaritacea , cottonweed , pearly everlasting
small soft-bodied plant lice Aphididae , family Aphididae
naked marine gastropod having a soft body with reduced internal shell and two pairs of ear-like tentacles Aplysia punctata , sea hare
large west African tree having large palmately lobed leaves and axillary cymose panicles of small white flowers and one-winged seeds; yields soft white to pale yellow wood arere , obeche , obechi , samba , Triplochiton scleroxcylon
soft ticks Argasidae , family Argasidae
small marine soft-finned fishes with long silvery bodies; related to salmons and trouts Argentinidae , family Argentinidae
magnet, soft iron bar linking poles of horseshoe armature , keeper
ability to contract or draw together soft body tissues to check blood flow or restrict secretion of fluids astringency , stypsis
silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group; occurs abundantly in natural compounds (especially in salt water); burns with a yellow flame and reacts violently in water; occurs in sea water and in the mineral halite (rock salt) atomic number 11 , Na , sodium
light soft silver-white metallic element of the alkali metal group; oxidizes rapidly in air and reacts violently with water; is abundant in nature in combined forms occurring in sea water and in carnallite and kainite and sylvite atomic number 19 , K , potassium
soft silvery white toxic metallic element used in steel alloys; it occurs in several complex minerals including carnotite and vanadinite atomic number 23 , V , vanadium
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