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freedom of teachers and students to express their ideas in school without religious or political or institutional restrictions academic freedom
extinct small mostly diurnal lower primates that fed on leaves and fruit; abundant in North America and Europe 30 to 50 million years ago; their descendents probably include the lemurs; some authorities consider them ancestral to anthropoids but others co Adapid , Adapid group
conjunctive relation of units that expresses the opposition of their meanings adversative conjunction
branch of mechanics that deals with the motion of gases (especially air) and their effects on bodies in the flow aerodynamics , aeromechanics
policy designed to redress past discrimination against women and minority groups through measures to improve their economic and educational opportunities affirmative action
act of baptizing someone by pouring water on their head affusion
cord (usually of goat's hair) that Arabs (especially Bedouins) wind around their heads to hold down the kaffiyeh agal
bank named by a lending syndicate of several banks to protect their interests agent bank , lead bank
building of words from component morphemes that retain their form and meaning in the process of combining agglutination
defensive measures designed to destroy attacking enemy aircraft or missiles or to nullify their effectiveness air defense
chemical sprayed on fruit trees to regulate their growth so the entire crop can be harvested at one time Alar , daminozide
organic compound that is an alkane or alkene or alkyne or their derivative aliphatic compound
loyalty that citizens owe to their country (or subjects to their sovereign) allegiance , fealty
surface lift where riders hold a bar and are pulled up the hill on their skis Alpine lift , T-bar , T-bar lift
any of various South American plants of the genus Alstroemeria valued for their handsome umbels of beautiful flowers alstroemeria
sculptural relief in which forms extend out from the background to at least half their depth alto relievo , alto rilievo , high relief
herbs of Mediterranean to central Asia cultivated for their flowers Amberboa , genus Amberboa
widespread aspiration of Americans to live better than their parents did American Dream
any of a group of synthetic steroid hormones used to stimulate muscle and bone growth; more than 100 have been developed and each requires a prescription to be used legally in the United States; sometimes used illicitly by athletes to increase their stren anabolic steroid
severe and progressive depression in infants who lose their mother and do not get a suitable substitute anaclitic depression
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