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Irish writer of the horror novel about Dracula (1847-1912) Abraham Stoker , Bram Stoker , Stoker
system that provides quantitative information about finances accounting
allow oneself or another person to learn about something new acquaint
personal knowledge or information about someone or something acquaintance , conversance , conversancy , familiarity
(biology) any agency bringing about activation; a molecule that increases the activity of an enzyme or a protein that increases the production of a gene product in DNA transcription activator
cautionary advice about something imminent (especially imminent danger) admonition , monition , warning , word of advice
extinct primate of about 38 million years ago; fossils found in Egypt Aegyptopithecus
thinking again about a choice previously made afterthought , reconsideration , rethink , second thought
atheist who is uncertain about existence of gods agnostic
person who claims that they cannot have true knowledge about the existence of God (but does not deny that God might exist) agnostic
someone who is doubtful or noncommittal about something agnostic , doubter
Scottish sailor who was put ashore on a deserted island off the coast of Chile for five years (providing the basis for Daniel Defoe's novel about Robinson Crusoe) (1676-1721) Alexander Selcraig , Alexander Selkirk , Selcraig , Selkirk
United States writer of humorous stylized stories about Broadway and the New York underground (1884-1946) Alfred Damon Runyon , Damon Runyon , Runyon
tubular passage of mucous membrane and muscle extending about 8.3 meters from mouth to anus; functions in digestion and elimination alimentary canal , alimentary tract , digestive tract , digestive tube , gastrointestinal tract , GI tract
one of four subclasses or superorders of Monocotyledones; comprises about 500 species in 14 families of aquatic and semiaquatic herbs Alismatidae , subclass Alismatidae
moving about ambulant , ambulatory
walking about ambulation
up and about ambulatory , astir
right or wrong, not caring about amoral
one dedicated to love and lovemaking especially one who writes about love amorist
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