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Arabian physician and influential Islamic philosopher; his interpretation of Aristotle influenced St. Thomas Aquinas; writings on medicine were important for almost 500 years (980-1037) Abu Ali al-Husain ibn Abdallah ibn Sina , Avicenna , ibn-Sina
very close and trusted friend who seems almost a part of yourself alter ego
open-growing shrub of eastern North America having pure white flowers and small waxy almost black fruits Amelanchier bartramiana , Bartram Juneberry
extremely cold continent at the south pole almost entirely below the Antarctic Circle; covered by an ice cap up to 13,000 feet deep Antarctica , Antarctic continent
large hare of northern North America; it is almost completely white in winter Arctic hare , Lepus arcticus , polar hare
United States jazz pianist who was almost completely blind; his innovations influenced many other jazz musicians (1910-1956) Arthur Tatum , Art Tatum , Tatum
strain accidentally imported into Florida from the Middle East then spread to California where it is a very serious pest feeding on almost all vegetable crops and poinsettias Bemisia tabaci , poinsettia strain , superbug
ice on roads or sidewalks, thin almost invisible black ice
erect and almost thornless American hawthorn with somewhat pear-shaped berries blackthorn , Crataegus calpodendron , Crataegus tomentosa , pear haw , pear hawthorn
stocky creamy-white Asiatic moth found almost entirely under human care; the source of most of the silk of commerce Bombyx mori , domestic silkworm moth
North American condor; chiefly dull black; almost extinct California condor , Gymnogyps californianus
curved ovule with the micropyle almost touching the funiculus campylotropous ovule
variety of beaver found in almost all areas of North America except Florida Castor canadensis , New World beaver
almost pleasurable sensation of fright chill , frisson , quiver , shiver , shudder , thrill , tingle
hairy perennial with yellow flower heads in branched clusters; found almost everywhere in dry places from Canada to west central and western United States; sometimes placed in genus Chrysopsis Chrysopsis villosa , hairy golden aster , Heterotheca villosa , prairie golden aster
hemophilia caused by a congenital deficiency of factor VIII; occurs almost exclusively in men classical haemophilia , classical hemophilia , haemophilia A , hemophilia A
person who is almost identical to another clone , dead ringer , ringer
almost exact close
plum-shaped whitish to almost black fruit used for preserves; tropical American cocoa plum , coco plum , icaco
eellike Atlantic bottom fish with large almost vertical mouth Cryptacanthodes maculatus , ghostfish , wrymouth
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