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shut down abandon , cease , close , idle , stop
calm down abate , cool , quell , subside
quiet down abate , mitigate , mollify , pacify
defensive missile designed to shoot down incoming intercontinental ballistic missiles ABM , antiballistic missile
tool or machine used for wearing down or smoothing or polishing abradant , abrader
substance that abrades or wears down abradant , abrasive , abrasive material
rock, wear down or rub away by friction as a abrade , corrade
wearing down of rock particles by friction due to water or wind or ice abrasion , attrition , detrition , grinding
descent down a nearly vertical surface by using a doubled rope that is coiled around the body and attached to some higher point abseil
person who descends down a nearly vertical face by using a doubled rope that is wrapped around the body and attached to some high point abseiler
long-legged spotted cat of Africa and southwestern Asia having nonretractile claws; the swiftest mammal; can be trained to run down game Acinonyx jubatus , cheetah , chetah
puzzle where you fill a square grid with words reading the same down as across acrostic , word square
cord (usually of goat's hair) that Arabs (especially Bedouins) wind around their heads to hold down the kaffiyeh agal
cork in bottle of champagne, wire cage holding down agraffe , coiffe
put down by force allay , quash , quell
lane down which a bowling ball is rolled toward pins alley , bowling alley , skittle alley
clay or silt or gravel carried by rushing streams and deposited where the stream slows down alluvial deposit , alluvial sediment , alluvion , alluvium
common shrub of Canada and northeastern United States having shoots scattered with rust-colored down Alnus rugosa , speckled alder
glacier that moves down from a high valley Alpine glacier , Alpine type of glacier
common creeper in North America with a down-curved bill American creeper , brown creeper , Certhia americana
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