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overgrowth of skin layers resulting from extended exposure to the sun actinic keratosis
Roman general who was governor of Britain and extended Roman rule north to the Firth of Forth (37-93) Agricola , Gnaeus Julius Agricola
expressive style that uses fictional characters and events to describe some subject by suggestive resemblances; an extended metaphor allegory
record of historical events, extended annals , chronicles
first Saxon ruler who extended his kingdom to include nearly all of England (895-939) Athelstan
swimming stroke; the arms are extended together in front of the head and swept back on either side accompanied by a frog kick breaststroke
air passage provided by a retractable device containing intake and exhaust pipes; permits a submarine to stay submerged for extended periods of time breather , schnorchel , schnorkel , snorkel , snorkel breather
extinct parakeet whose range extended far into the United States Carolina parakeet , Conuropsis carolinensis
credit extended by a business to a customer charge account , credit account , open account
line of credit extended for personal or household use consumer credit
polygon such that no side extended cuts any other side or vertex; it can be cut by a line in at most two points convex polygon
gymnastic exercise performed on the rings when the gymnast supports himself with both arms extended horizontally crucifix
czar of Russia who introduced ideas from western Europe to reform the government; he extended his territories in the Baltic and founded St. Petersburg (1682-1725) Czar Peter I , Peter I , Peter the Great
Swedish diplomat who greatly extended the influence of the United Nations in peacekeeping matters (1905-1961) Dag Hammarskjold , Dag Hjalmar Agne Carl Hammarskjold , Hammarskjold
extended treatment of particulars detail
extended verbal expression in speech or writing discourse
extended communication (often interactive) dealing with some particular topic discourse , discussion , treatment
final stages of an extended process of negotiation end game , endgame
elegant style of prose of the Elizabethan period; characterized by balance and antithesis and alliteration and extended similes with and allusions to nature and mythology euphuism
ladder whose length can be extended extension ladder
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