structure

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ugly structure or thing abomination , eyesore
vein accompanying another structure; a vein may accompany an artery in such a way that the arterial pulses aid venous return accompanying vein , vena comitans
statement that makes something comprehensible by describing the relevant structure or operation or circumstances etc. account , explanation
process of assimilating new ideas into an existing cognitive structure acculturation , assimilation
needlelike part or structure acicula
needlelike part or structure of a plant or animal or crystal; as a spine or bristle or crystal acicula
cup-shaped structure of hardened bracts at the base of an acorn acorn cup , cupule
organization with little or no structure adhocracy
(biology) state of relationship between organisms or groups of organisms resulting in resemblance in structure or structural parts affinity , phylogenetic relation
large structure at an airport where aircraft can be stored and maintained airdock , hangar , repair shed
garden structure, secluded alcove , arbor , bower
raised structure on which gifts or sacrifices to a god are made altar
scalelike structure between the base of the wing and the halter of a two-winged fly alula , calypter
crystalline structure, lacking distinct amorphous
almond-shaped neural structure in the anterior part of the temporal lobe of the cerebrum; intimately connected with the hypothalamus and the hippocampus and the cingulate gyrus; as part of the limbic system it plays an important role in motivation and emo amygdala , amygdaloid nucleus , corpus amygdaloideum
abrupt change within a sentence from one syntactic structure to another anacoluthia , anacoluthon
corresponding in function but not structure, origin analogous
form of literary criticism in which the structure of a piece of writing is analyzed analysis
branch of morphology that deals with the structure of animals anatomy , general anatomy
United States physicist who studied the electronic structure of magnetic and disordered systems (1923-) Anderson , Phil Anderson , Philip Anderson , Philip Warren Anderson
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