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self-report personality inventory developed by Raymond B. Cattell to measure the 16 personality dimensions that emerged from his factor analysis of a wide range of traits 16 PF , Sixteen Personality Factor Questionnaire
condenser having 2 or 3 lenses with wide aperture for use in microscopes Abbe condenser
open wide agape , gape , gape , yawn
space for one line of print (one column wide and 1/14 inch deep) used to measure advertising agate line , line
United States dancer and choreographer who introduced formal dance to a wide audience (born in 1905) Agnes de Mille , Agnes George de Mille , de Mille
terrorist network intensely opposed to the United States that dispenses money and logistical support and training to a wide variety of radical Islamic terrorist groups; has cells in more than 50 countries al-Qa'ida , al-Qaeda , al-Qaida , Base , Qaeda
rare fungus having a large (up to 14 inches wide) yellow fruiting body with multiple individual caps and a broad central stalk and a fragrant odor Albatrellus dispansus
low wide-spreading coniferous shrub of New Zealand mountains alpine totara , Podocarpus nivalis
adviser to the court on some matter of law who is not a party to the case; usually someone who wants to influence the outcome of a lawsuit involving matters of wide public interest amicus curiae , friend of the court
metallic element having four allotropic forms; used in a wide variety of alloys; found in stibnite antimony , atomic number 51 , Sb
bog orchid with usually a solitary fragrant magenta pink blossom with a wide gaping corolla; Canada Arethusa bulbosa , bog rose , dragon's mouth , wild pink
cravat with wide square ends; secured with an ornamental pin ascot
wide necktie ascot
bluish-white lustrous metallic element; brittle at ordinary temperatures but malleable when heated; used in a wide variety of alloys and in galvanizing iron; it occurs as zinc sulphide in zinc blende atomic number 30 , zinc , Zn
wide street or thoroughfare avenue , boulevard
wide (ornamented) belt worn over the right shoulder to support a sword or bugle by the left hip baldric , baldrick
electronic jamming over a wide range of frequencies simultaneously barrage jamming
United States anarchist (born in Italy) who with Nicola Sacco was convicted of murder and in spite of world-wide protest was executed (1888-1927) Bartolomeo Vanzetti , Vanzetti
drinking vessel with wide mouth beaker
trousers with legs that flare; worn by sailors; absurdly wide hems were fashionable in the 1960s bell-bottoms , bellbottom pants , bellbottom trousers
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