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any of the 32 teeth that replace the deciduous teeth of early childhood and (with luck) can last until old age adult tooth , permanent tooth
Islamic extremist group active since the late 1970s; seeks to overthrow the Egyptian government and replace it with an Islamic state; works in small underground cells al-Jihad , Egyptian Islamic Jihad , Islamic Jihad , Vanguards of Conquest
type of perennial onion grown chiefly as a curiosity or for early salad onions; having bulbils that replace the flowers Allium cepa viviparum , Egyptian onion , top onion , tree onion
terrorist organization of Islamic extremists whose violent activities began in 1992; aims to overthrow the secular Algerian regime and replace it with an Islamic state Armed Islamic Group , GIA
metal or plastic part that is surgically implanted to replace a natural joint (possibly elbow or wrist but usually hip or knee) artificial joint
implant for cosmetic purposes to replace a breast that has been surgically removed breast implant
fungus that infects various cereal plants forming compact black masses of branching filaments that replace many grains of the plant; source of medicinally important alkaloids and of lysergic acid Claviceps purpurea , ergot
act of offering an improvement to replace a mistake; setting right correction , rectification
troops with civilian control, replace demilitarize , disengage
device to repair teeth or replace missing teeth dental appliance
armed wing of the (illegal) Communist Party of Spain; seeks to overthrow the Spanish government and replace it with a Marxist-Leninist regime First of October Antifascist Resistance Group , GRAPO
announcement distributed to members of the press in order to supplement or replace an oral presentation handout , press release , release
artificial lens that is implanted into the eye of someone to replace a damaged natural lens or someone who has had a cataract removed intraocular lens
temporary mast to replace one that has broken off jury mast
Marxist-Leninist terrorist organization in Peru; was formed in 1983 to overthrow the Peruvian government and replace it with a Marxist regime; has connections with the ELN in Bolivia Movimiento Revolucionario Tupac Anaru , MRTA , Tupac Amaru Revolutionary Movement
major political party opposed to the party in office and prepared to replace it if elected Opposition
replace by formation of new tissue regenerate
fresh horse especially (formerly) to replace one killed or injured in battle remount
United States psychologist and psychophysicist who proposed Stevens' power law to replace Fechner's law (1906-1973) S. Smith Stevens , Smitty Stevens , Stanley Smith Stevens , Stevens
worker, person hired to replace a striking scab
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