helps

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one who helps or encourages or incites another abetter , abettor
someone who helps another person commit a crime accessary , accessory
someone who believes and helps to spread the doctrine of another adherent , disciple
blood test used to identify unknown antigens; blood with the unknown antigen is mixed with a known antibody and whether or not agglutination occurs helps to identify the antigen; used in tissue matching and blood grouping and diagnosis of infections agglutination test
air-filled sac near the spinal column in many fishes that helps maintain buoyancy air bladder , swim bladder
terrestrial worm that burrows into and helps aerate soil; often surfaces when the ground is cool or wet; used as bait by anglers angleworm , crawler , dew worm , earthworm , fishing worm , fishworm , nightcrawler , nightwalker , red worm , wiggler
fat-soluble vitamin that helps in the clotting of blood antihemorrhagic factor , naphthoquinone , vitamin K
enclosing framework on casters or wheels; helps babies learn to walk baby-walker , go-cart , walker
person who helps people or institutions (especially with financial help) benefactor , helper
person who helps in identifying or preventing or treating illness or disability caregiver , health care provider , health professional
chemoreceptor located near the bifurcations of the carotid arteries; monitors oxygen content of the blood and helps control respiration carotid body
officer in the Episcopal church who helps a parish priest with secular matters churchwarden
evidence that helps to solve a problem clew , clue , cue
any factual evidence that helps to establish the truth of something cogent evidence , proof
someone who helps to found a colony coloniser , colonizer
discourse that surrounds a language unit and helps to determine its interpretation context , context of use , linguistic context
agency that helps the Director of Central Intelligence coordinate counterterrorist efforts in order to preempt and disrupt and defeat terrorist activities at the earliest possible stage Counterterrorist Center , CTC
someone who helps people (especially children) at a traffic crossing crossing guard
program that helps in locating and correcting programming errors debugger
digitalis preparation (trade name Lanoxin) used to treat congestive heart failure or cardiac arrhythmia; helps the heart beat more forcefully digoxin , Lanoxin
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