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nuclear weapon in which enormous energy is released by nuclear fission (splitting the nuclei of a heavy element like uranium 235 or plutonium 239) A-bomb , atom bomb , atomic bomb , fission bomb , plutonium bomb
small sparrow-like songbird of mountainous regions of Eurasia accentor
Eurasian maple tree with pale grey bark that peels in flakes like that of a sycamore tree; leaves with five ovate lobes yellow in autumn Acer pseudoplatanus , great maple , scottish maple , sycamore
acid red or yellow cherry-like fruit of a tropical American shrub very rich in vitamin C acerola , barbados cherry , surinam cherry , West Indian cherry
one of the small drupes making up an aggregate or multiple fruit like a blackberry acinus
acute leukemia characterized by proliferation of immature lymphoblast-like cells in bone marrow, lymph nodes, spleen, and blood; most common in children acute lymphoblastic leukemia , acute lymphocytic leukemia
ferns with fertile spikes shaped like a snake's tongue adder's tongue , adder's tongue fern
leaves of the shrub Catha edulis which are chewed like tobacco or used to make tea; has the effect of a euphoric stimulant African tea , Arabian tea , cat , kat , khat , qat , quat
much-branched North American herb with an odor like fennel Agastache foeniculum , anise hyssop
deciduous rapidly growing tree of China with foliage like sumac and sweetish fetid flowers; widely planted in United States as a street tree because of its resistance to pollution Ailanthus altissima , tree of heaven , tree of the gods
reddish-brown Old World raccoon-like carnivore; in some classifications considered unrelated to the giant pandas Ailurus fulgens , bear cat , cat bear , lesser panda , panda , red panda
flesh of shad-like fish abundant along the Atlantic coast or in coastal streams alewife
shad-like food fish that runs rivers to spawn; often salted or smoked; sometimes placed in genus Pomolobus alewife , Alosa pseudoharengus , Pomolobus pseudoharengus
screwdriver-like tool with head having six sides Allen key
European herb that smells like garlic Alliaria officinalis , garlic mustard , hedge garlic , jack-by-the-hedge , sauce-alone
European leek cultivated and used like leeks Allium scorodoprasum , giant garlic , rocambole , sand leek , Spanish garlic
willow of the western United States with leaves like those of peach or almond trees almond-leaves willow , peach-leaved willow , peachleaf willow , Salix amygdaloides
succulent plants having rosettes of leaves usually with fiber like hemp and spikes of showy flowers; found chiefly in Africa aloe
fleet antelope-like ruminant of western North American plains with small branched horns American antelope , Antilocapra americana , prongbuck , pronghorn , pronghorn antelope
ion NH4 derived from ammonia; behaves in many respects like an alkali metal ion ammonium , ammonium ion
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