object

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(psychology) an urge to withdraw or avoid a situation or an object abience
quality of being considered apart from a specific instance or object abstractness
reflex changes in the eyes that enable an object to be focused on the retina accommodation reflex
(astronomy) the formation of a celestial object by the effect of gravity pulling together surrounding objects and gases accretion
noun that is direct object of verb or preposition accusative
category of nouns serving as the direct object of a verb accusative , accusative case , objective case
quill- or needle-shaped object acicula , aculeus
(psychology) an urge to accept or approach a situation or an object adience
action of directing something at an object aim
surveying instrument used with a plane table for drawing lines of sight on a distant object and for measuring angles alidad , alidade
angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object) ALT , altitude , EL , elevation
magic object amulet , charm , fetish , juju , rabbit's foot , relic , talisman , wishbone
game whose object is to form words from a group of randomly chosen letters anagrams
metal object used to retain place anchor
film that gives life to non-moving object animation
spirit attributed to object in nature animism
object of a feeling of intense aversion; something to be avoided antipathy
very old object antique
any piece of furniture or decorative object or the like produced in a former period and valuable because of its beauty or rarity antique
optical illusion of motion produced by viewing a rapid succession of still pictures of a moving object apparent motion , apparent movement , motion , movement
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