Order

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nocturnal burrowing mammal of the grasslands of Africa that feeds on termites; sole extant representative of the order Tubulidentata aardvark , ant bear , anteater , Orycteropus afer
United States businessman who in 1872 established a successful mail-order business (1843-1913) Aaron Montgomery Ward , Montgomery Ward , Ward
poem having lines beginning with letters of the alphabet in regular order abecedarius
widely distributed herbs and shrubs and trees; sometimes placed in the order Scrophulariales Acanthaceae , acanthus family , family Acanthaceae
any of several mites of the order Acarina acarus , genus Acarus
in the theories of Jean Piaget: the modification of internal representations in order to accommodate a changing knowledge of reality accommodation
act of accompanying someone or something in order to protect them accompaniment , escort
family of trees and shrubs of order Sapindales including the maples Aceraceae , family Aceraceae , maple family
compound that is needed in order to refine opium into heroin acetic anhydride
coelenterate genus of order Madreporaria, including staghorn corals Acropora , genus Acropora
calculated use of violence (or threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear act of terrorism , terrorism , terrorist act
any bacteria (some of which are pathogenic for humans and animals) belonging to the order Actinomycetales actinomycete
order or command, to adjure , enjoin , exhort
coextensive with the order Aepyorniformes Aepyornidae , family Aepyornidae
prearranged fight with deadly weapons by two people (accompanied by seconds) in order to settle a quarrel over a point of honor affaire d'honneur , duel
saprophytic fungus of the order Agaricales having an umbrellalike cap with gills on the underside agaric
order, having no aleatory , arbitrary , haphazard , random
arrange in an order align , catalog , codify , digest , dispose , marshal , organize
order of aquatic monocotyledonous herbaceous plants Alismales , Naiadales , order Alismales , order Naiadales
family of flowering plants of the order Caryophyllales Allioniaceae , family Allioniaceae , family Nyctaginaceae , four-o'clock family , Nyctaginaceae
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