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battery used to heat the filaments of a vacuum tube A battery
any of a class of composite plastics used to make car bodies and cases for computers and other appliances ABS , acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene
aromatic herb of temperate Eurasia and North Africa having a bitter taste used in making the liqueur absinthe absinthe , Artemisia absinthium , common wormwood , lad's love , old man
sparingly used abstemious , restrained , temperate
bottomless gulf or pit; any unfathomable (or apparently unfathomable) cavity or chasm or void extending below (often used figuratively) abysm , abyss
alcohol-soluble resin from Australian trees; used in varnishes and in manufacturing paper acaroid resin , accaroid resin , accroides , accroides gum , accroides resin , gum accroides
get used to something, someone, or someplace new acclimate
antihypertensive drug that blocks the formation of angiotensin in the kidney, leading to relaxation of the arteries; promotes the excretion of salt and water by inhibiting the activity of the angiotensin converting enzyme; also used to treat congestive he ACE inhibitor , angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor
analgesic for mild pain; also used as an antipyretic; (Datril, Tylenol, Panadol, Phenaphen, Tempra, and Anacin III are trademarks of brands of acetaminophen tablets) acetaminophen , Anacin III , Datril , Panadol , Phenaphen , Tempra , Tylenol
acetylated derivative of salicylic acid; used as an analgesic anti-inflammatory drug (trade names Bayer and Empirin) usually taken in tablet form; used as an antipyretic; slows clotting of the blood by poisoning platelets acetylsalicylic acid , aspirin , Bayer , Empirin , St. Joseph
antibiotic (trade name Achromycin) derived from microorganisms of the genus Streptomyces and used broadly to treat infections Achromycin , tetracycline
area of ground used for some particular purpose (such as building or farming) acreage , land area
acrylic resin used to make a strong soft crease-resistant fabric (trade name Acrilan) Acrilan , polypropenonitrile
initial letters of words used to make word acronym
saying that's been used for a while adage
adhesive tape used in dressing wounds adhesive plaster , plaster , sticking plaster
part of speech used to add information to nouns adjective
adjective used as noun adnoun
adjective used as a noun adnoun
blanket knitted or crocheted in strips or squares; sometimes used as a shawl afghan
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