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graceful Old World ruminant with long legs and horns directed upward and backward; includes gazelles; springboks; impalas; addax; gerenuks; blackbucks; dik-diks antelope
aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect barb , dig , gibe , jibe , shaft , shot , slam
British marshal of the Royal Air Force; during World War II he directed mass bombing raids against German cities that resulted in heavy civilian casualties (1892-1984) Bomber Harris , Harris , Sir Arthur Travers Harris
lamp consisting of a flame directed at a cylinder of lime with a lens to concentrate the light; formerly used for stage lighting calcium light , limelight
disease seen in patients with lung cancer and characterized by weakness and fatigue of hip and thigh muscles and an aching back; caused by antibodies directed against the neuromuscular junctions carcinomatous myopathy , Eaton-Lambert syndrome , Lambert-Eaton syndrome , myasthenic syndrome
outward-directed centrifugal , deferent , efferent
inward-moving or -directed centripetal
force acting on body in curvilinear motion directed toward center or axis centripetal force
unnecessarily aggressive and unfair remark directed at a defenseless person cheap shot
desire and other behavior directed toward action, change conation
action, mental processes directed toward conation
fire from two or more weapons directed at a single target or area (as fire by batteries of two or more warships) concentrated fire , massed fire
strabismus in which one or both eyes are directed outward divergent strabismus , exotropia , walleye
violence or physical abuse directed toward your spouse or domestic partner; usually violence by men against women domestic violence
outward carrying, directed away efferent
gunfire directed along the length rather than the breadth of a formation enfilade , enfilade fire
quality or state of being outside or directed toward or relating to the outside or exterior externality , outwardness
Soviet general who during World War II directed the counteroffensive at Stalingrad and relieved Leningrad and captured Berlin (1896-1974) Georgi Konstantinovich Zhukov , Zhukov
having the first and second toes of each foot directed backward and the third and fourth forward heterodactyl foot
anti-TNF compound (trade name Remicade) consisting of an antibody directed against TNF; it is given intravenously at one-month to three-month intervals; used in treatment of regional enteritis and rheumatoid arthritis infliximab , Remicade
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