hard-working

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small Hawaiian tree with hard dark wood aalii
hard to understand abstruse , elusive
quality of being unclear or abstruse and hard to understand abstruseness , obscureness , obscurity , reconditeness
all the data (ledgers and journals and spreadsheets) that support a financial statement; can be hard copy or machine readable accounting data
common North American maple tree; five-lobed leaves are light green above and silvery white beneath; source of hard close-grained but brittle light-brown wood Acer saccharinum , silver maple
maple of eastern and central North America having three-lobed to five-lobed leaves and hard close-grained wood much used for cabinet work especially the curly-grained form; sap is chief source of maple syrup and maple sugar; many subspecies Acer saccharum , rock maple , sugar maple
East Indian timber tree with hard durable wood used especially for tea boxes Acrocarpus fraxinifolius , shingle tree
disease of cattle that can be transmitted to humans; results from infection with actinomycetes; characterized by hard swellings that exude pus through long sinuses actinomycosis
very hard native crystalline carbon valued as a gem adamant , diamond
African tree having hard heavy odorless wood African mahogany
small shrubby African tree with hard wood used as a dyewood yielding a red dye African sandalwood , Baphia nitida , camwood
Philippine plant yielding a hard fibre used in making coarse twine Agave cantala , cantala , maguey
hard-line extremist Islamic group in Great Britain who support bin Laden and other terrorist groups al-Muhajiroun
hard compact kind of calcite alabaster , Mexican onyx , onyx marble , oriental alabaster
United States author of inspirational adventure stories for boys; virtue and hard work overcome poverty (1832-1899) Alger , Horatio Alger
hard candy on a stick all-day sucker , lollipop , sucker
small bushy deciduous tree native to Asia and North Africa having pretty pink blossoms and highly prized edible nuts enclosed in a hard green hull; cultivated in southern Australia and California almond , Amygdalus communis , Prunus amygdalus , Prunus dulcis , sweet almond
large tree of Pacific coast of North America having hard red wood much used for furniture Alnus rubra , Oregon alder , red alder
tall timber tree with hard heavy pinkish or light brown wood alpine ash , Eucalyptus delegatensis , mountain oak
hard to believe amazing , incredible , unlikely
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