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one who makes abstracts or summarizes information abstracter , abstractor
musical notation that makes a note sharp or flat or natural although that is not part of the key signature accidental
statement that makes something comprehensible by describing the relevant structure or operation or circumstances etc. account , explanation
device that enables something to be used in a way different from that for which it was intended or makes different pieces of apparatus compatible adapter , adaptor
person who makes an affidavit affiant
action that makes a problem or a disease (or its symptoms) worse aggravation , exacerbation
therapist who makes suffering more endurable alleviator
speaker or writer who makes use of alliteration alliterator
someone who makes charitable donations intended to increase human well-being altruist , philanthropist
electronic device that makes sound louder amp
(physics) the angle that a magnetic needle makes with the plane of the horizon angle of dip , dip , inclination , magnetic dip , magnetic inclination
angle that a line makes with a line perpendicular to the surface at the point of incidence angle of incidence , incidence angle
act that makes people cruel or lacking normal human qualities animalisation , animalization , brutalisation , brutalization
(poker) the initial contribution that each player makes to the pot ante
editor who makes selections for an anthology anthologist
etching made by a process that makes it resemble a water color aquatint
person who through conceit makes pretentious claims to rights or advantages that he or she is not entitled to or to qualities that he or she does not possess arrogator
assault in which the assailant makes physical contact assault and battery , battery
(law) the party who makes an assignment assignor
company that makes and sells automobiles auto company , car company
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