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retirement savings plan that is funded by employee contributions and (often) matching contributions from the employer; contributions are made from your salary before taxes and the funds grow tax-free until they are withdrawn at which point they can be con 401-k , 401-k plan
major change in attitude or principle or point of view about-face , policy change , reversal , volte-face
descent down a nearly vertical surface by using a doubled rope that is coiled around the body and attached to some higher point abseil
person who descends down a nearly vertical face by using a doubled rope that is wrapped around the body and attached to some high point abseiler
point of contact between two objects or parts abutment
national park in Maine showing marine erosion and glaciation; includes seashore and also the highest point on the Atlantic coast Acadia National Park
craniometric point at the anterior extremity of the intermaxillary suture acanthion
point the finger at accuse
high point acme , apex , apogee , climax , climax , crest , meridian , peak , pinnacle , summit , vertex , zenith
highest point (of something) acme , apex , peak , vertex
outermost point of the spine of the shoulder blade acromial process , acromion
tapering point acumen
leaf narrowing to a slender point acuminate leaf
sharp point, tapering to acuminate , apiculate
leaf tapering to a sharp point, of a acuminate , apiculate , cuspidate
quality of having a sharp edge or point acuteness
(tennis) first point scored after deuce advantage
prearranged fight with deadly weapons by two people (accompanied by seconds) in order to settle a quarrel over a point of honor affaire d'honneur , duel
composite speech sound consisting of a stop and a fricative articulated at the same point (as `ch' in `chair' and `j' in `joy') affricate , affricate consonant , affricative
anger to point of breach alienate , antagonize , envenom , exacerbate
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