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women's clothing that has a fitted top and a flared skirt that is widest at the hemline A-line
device that calculates through the manual movement of beads along rods abacus
delivery of a fetus by surgical incision through the abdominal wall and uterus (from the belief that Julius Caesar was born that way) abdominal delivery , C-section , caesarean , caesarean delivery , caesarean section , caesarian , caesarian delivery , caesarian section , cesarean , cesarean delivery , cesarean section , cesarian , cesarian section
action that is vicious or vile; an action that arouses disgust or abhorrence abomination
change that is completely opposite about-face
something that is conceived to be absolute; something that does not depends on anything else and is beyond human control absolute
dark band in the spectrum of white light that has been transmitted through a substance that exhibits absorption at selective wavelengths absorption band
spectrum of electromagnetic radiation that has passed through a medium that absorbed radiation of certain wavelengths absorption spectrum
current that reverses its direction periodically, electrical AC , alternating current
RNA molecules present in the cell (in at least 20 varieties, each variety capable of combining with a specific amino acid) that attach the correct amino acid to the protein chain that is being synthesized at the ribosome of the cell (according to directio acceptor RNA , soluble RNA , transfer RNA , tRNA
musical notation that makes a note sharp or flat or natural although that is not part of the key signature accidental
principle that governs current accounting practice and that is used as a reference to determine the appropriate treatment of complex transactions accounting principle , accounting standard
license or certify something that meets standards accredit
allow license to something that meets standards accredit
(computer science) a register that has a built-in adder that adds an input number to the contents of the register accumulator , accumulator register
Eurasian maple tree with pale grey bark that peels in flakes like that of a sycamore tree; leaves with five ovate lobes yellow in autumn Acer pseudoplatanus , great maple , scottish maple , sycamore
financial institution that dispenses cash in automated teller machines and collects a fee from the bank that issued the credit card acquirer
disease of cattle that can be transmitted to humans; results from infection with actinomycetes; characterized by hard swellings that exude pus through long sinuses actinomycosis
(biology) any agency bringing about activation; a molecule that increases the activity of an enzyme or a protein that increases the production of a gene product in DNA transcription activator
device that enables something to be used in a way different from that for which it was intended or makes different pieces of apparatus compatible adapter , adaptor
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