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medium-sized tree of Arizona and adjacent regions having deeply lobed leaves and collective fruits in groups of 3 to 5 Arizona sycamore , Platanus wrightii
linguistic process by which a sound becomes similar to an adjacent sound assimilation
sound modified to become similar to adjacent sound assimilation
any of various agile ratlike terrestrial marsupials of Australia and adjacent islands; insectivorous and herbivorous bandicoot
wild goat of Iran and adjacent regions bezoar goat , Capra aegagrus , pasang
Great Britain and Ireland and adjacent islands in the north Atlantic British Isles
fragrant rounded shrub of southwestern United States and adjacent Mexico having brittle stems and small crowded blue-green leaves and yellow flowers; produces a resin used in incense and varnish and in folk medicine brittlebush , brittle bush , Encelia farinosa , incienso
capital of the state of Minnesota; located in southeastern Minnesota on the Mississippi river adjacent to Minneapolis; one of the Twin Cities capital of Minnesota , Saint Paul , St. Paul
small region of cytoplasm adjacent to the nucleus; contains the centrioles and serves to organize the microtubules central body , centrosome
very vascular fetal membrane composed of the fused chorion and adjacent wall of the allantois chorioallantoic membrane , chorioallantois
layer of grey matter in the brain adjacent to the lenticular nucleus claustrum
part of an interior wall rising above the adjacent roof with windows admitting light clearstory , clerestory
plain adjacent to a coast coastal plain
specific sequence of three adjacent bases on a strand of DNA or RNA that provides genetic code information for a particular amino acid codon
continuous nonspatial whole or extent or succession in which no part or portion is distinct of distinguishable from adjacent parts continuum
range of optical density and tone on a photographic negative or print (or the extent to which adjacent areas on a television screen differ in brightness) contrast
island in the Mediterranean; with adjacent islets it constitutes a region of France Corse , Corsica
ratio of the adjacent side to the hypotenuse of a right-angled triangle cos , cosine
member of a Slavic people living in southern European Russia and Ukraine and adjacent parts of Asia and noted for their horsemanship and military skill; they formed an elite cavalry corps in czarist Russia Cossack
ratio of the adjacent to the opposite side of a right-angled triangle cotan , cotangent
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