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act of substituting other food for the mother's milk in the diet of a child or young mammal ablactation , weaning
large evergreen arborescent herb having huge paddle-shaped leaves and bearing inedible fruit that resemble bananas but edible young flower shoots; sometimes placed in genus Musa Abyssinian banana , Ensete ventricosum , Ethiopian banana , Musa ensete
evergreen Australasian tree having white or silvery bark and young leaves and yellow flowers Acacia dealbata , mimosa , silver wattle
most common form of acne; usually affects people from puberty to young adulthood acne vulgaris
acute leukemia characterized by proliferation of granular leukocytes; most common in adolescents and young adults acute myelocytic leukemia , acute myeloid leukemia
malignant renal tumor of young children characterized by hypertension and blood in the urine and the presence of a palpable mass adenomyosarcoma , embryoma of the kidney , nephroblastoma , Wilms' tumor , Wilms tumour
someone who admires a young woman admirer , adorer
young, immature adolescent , callow , juvenile , puerile
any handsome young man adonis
Celtic god of love and beauty; patron deity of young men and women Aengus , Angus , Angus Og , Oengus
salmon, young alevin , grilse , parr
evening before All Saints' Day; often devoted to pranks played by young people Allhallows Eve , Hallowe'en , Halloween
form of rhabdomyosarcoma occuring mainly in adolescents and young adults alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma , alveolar rhabdosarcoma
young leaves widely used as leaf vegetables; seeds used as cereal Amaranthus caudatus , love-lies-bleeding , tassel flower , velvet flower
erect openly branched California shrub whose twigs are woolly when young Arctostaphylos tomentosa , downy manzanita , woolly manzanita
erect European annual often grown as a salad crop to be harvested when young and tender arugula , Eruca sativa , Eruca vesicaria sativa , garden rocket , rocket , rocket salad , roquette
edible young shoots of the asparagus plant asparagus
plant whose succulent young shoots are cooked and eaten as a vegetable asparagus , Asparagus officinales , edible asparagus
severe respiratory disease of birds that takes the form of an acute rapidly fatal pneumonia in young chickens and turkeys aspergillosis , brooder pneumonia
ambitious and aspiring young person aspirant , aspirer , hopeful , wannabe , wannabee
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