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small fast-growing but short-lived fir of southern Alleghenies similar to balsam fir but with very short leaves Abies fraseri , Fraser fir
large fast-moving predacious food and game fish; found worldwide Acanthocybium solandri , wahoo
quicker tempo than andante but not as fast as allegro allegretto
fan-shaped deposit where a fast flowing stream flattens out alluvial cone , alluvial fan
fast-running, long-horned, hoofed animal antelope
violent fast dance in French vaudeville (an apache is a member of the French underworld) apache dance
fast-growing sturdy Japanese fern; cultivated for their attractive broad dark-green pinnate fronds bamboo fern , Coniogramme japonica
tuft of strong filaments by which e.g. a mussel makes itself fast to a fixed surface beard , byssus
1940's style of jazz characterized by fast rhythms and nonsensical lyrics bebop
fast-growing herbaceous evergreen tree of South America having a broad trunk with high water content and dark green oval leaves bella sombra , ombu , Phytolacca dioica
place where a craft can be made fast berth , moorage , mooring , slip
tall fast-growing timber tree with leaves containing a medicinal oil; young leaves are bluish blue gum , Eucalyptus globulus , fever tree
very fast American hound; white mottled with bluish grey bluetick
run fast book , streak
tall fast-moving dog breed borzoi , Russian wolfhound
fast-growing tropical American evergreen having white flowers and white fleshy edible fruit; bark yields a silky fiber used in cordage and wood is valuable for staves calabura , calabur tree , Jamaican cherry , Muntingia calabura , silk wood , silkwood
miniature camera with a fast lens candid camera
fast, rhythmic Latin American ballroom dance cha-cha
spotted, fast-moving cat native to Africa and Asia cheetah
fast-growing shrubby Asian tree naturalized in United States for shelter or ornament Chinese elm , dwarf elm , Siberian elm , Ulmus pumila
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