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personality disorder characterized by amorality and lack of affect; capable of violent acts without guilt feelings (`psychopathic personality' was once widely used but was superseded by `sociopathic personality' to indicate the social aspects of the disor antisocial personality disorder , psychopathic personality , sociopathic personality
variety of bridge in which tricks made in excess of the contract are scored toward game; now generally superseded by contract bridge auction , auction bridge
small genus of Old World ferns; superseded in some classification systems which place plants of this genus in e.g. genera Asplenium and Pleurosorus Ceterach , genus Ceterach
mostly freshwater eukaryotic algae having the chlorophyll masked by brown or yellow pigment; yellow-green and golden-brown algae and diatoms: Xanthophyceae, Chrysophyceae, Bacillariophyceae; some classification systems superseded or subsumed by Heterokont Chrysophyta , division Chrysophyta
in more recent classifications superseded by the order Fucales class Cyclosporeae , Cyclosporeae
used in former classifications to include all living reptiles except turtles; superseded by the two subclasses Lepidosauria and Archosauria Diapsida , subclass Diapsida
(computer science) a doughnut-shaped magnet formerly used to store one bit of information in the main memory of a computer; now superseded by semiconductor memories magnetic core
economic and political theories of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels that hold that human actions and institutions are economically determined and that class struggle is needed to create historical change and that capitalism will ultimately be superseded by Marxism
Turkish sultanate of southwestern Asia and northeastern Africa and southeastern Europe; created by the Ottoman Turks in the 13th century and lasted until the end of World War I; although initially small it expanded until it superseded the Byzantine Empire Ottoman Empire , Turkish Empire
in former classification systems: one of two major plant divisions, including all seed-bearing plants; superseded by the division Spermatophyta Phanerogamae
medieval weapon consisting of a spearhead attached to a long pole or pikestaff; superseded by the bayonet pike
someone with a sociopathic personality; a person with an antisocial personality disorder (`psychopath' was once widely used but has now been superseded by `sociopath') psychopath , sociopath
in former classifications a division of Malacostraca; superseded by the orders Mysidacea and Euphausiacea Schizopoda
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