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Meaning of Abducting

abducting means: especially of muscles; drawing away from the midline of the body or from an adjacent part

Meaning of Abduction

abduction means: (physiology) moving of a body part away from the central axis of the body

Meaning of Abduction

abduction means: the criminal act of capturing and carrying away by force a family member; if a man's wife is abducted it is a crime against the family relationship and against the wife

Meaning of Abductor

abductor means: a muscle that draws a body part away from the median line

Meaning of Abductor

abductor means: someone who unlawfully seizes and detains a victim (usually for ransom)

Meaning of Abductor muscle

abductor muscle means: a muscle that draws a body part away from the median line

Meaning of Abeam

abeam means: at right angles to the length of a ship or airplane

Meaning of Abecedarian

abecedarian means: a 16th century sect of Anabaptists centered in Germany who had an absolute disdain for human knowledge

Meaning of Abecedarian

abecedarian means: a novice learning the rudiments of some subject

Meaning of Abecedarian

abecedarian means: alphabetically arranged (as for beginning readers)

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Meaning of Amorphophallus paeonifolius

amorphophallus paeonifolius means: putrid-smelling aroid of southeastern Asia (especially the Philippines) grown for its edible tuber

Meaning of Brasov

brasov means: a city in central Romania in the foothills of the Transylvanian Alps

Meaning of Cantle

cantle means: the back of a saddle seat

Meaning of Copy editor

copy editor means: an editor who prepares text for publication

Meaning of Demoralised

demoralised means: made less hopeful or enthusiastic

Meaning of Donato d'agnolo bramante

donato d'agnolo bramante means: great Italian architect of the High Renaissance in Italy (1444-1514)

Meaning of Dried-up

dried-up means: depleted of water

Meaning of Dried-up

dried-up means: (used especially of vegetation) having lost all moisture

Meaning of Dueller

dueller means: a person who fights duels

Meaning of Forklift

forklift means: a small industrial vehicle with a power operated forked platform in front that can be inserted under loads to lift and move them

Meaning of Hypothetical imperative

hypothetical imperative means: a principle stating the action required to attain a desired goal

Meaning of Life assurance

life assurance means: insurance paid to named beneficiaries when the insured person dies

Meaning of Permeant

permeant means: spreading or spread throughout

Meaning of Pithiness

pithiness means: terseness and economy in writing and speaking achieved by expressing a great deal in just a few words

Meaning of Relearn

relearn means: learn something again, as after having forgotten or neglected it

Meaning of Rosh hashona

rosh hashona means: (Judaism) a solemn Jewish feast day celebrated on the 1st or 1st and 2nd of Tishri; noted for the blowing of the shofar

Meaning of Scottish gaelic

scottish gaelic means: the Gaelic of Scotland

Meaning of Shy away from

shy away from means: avoid having to deal with some unpleasant task

Meaning of Tranquilizer

tranquilizer means: a drug used to reduce stress or tension without reducing mental clarity

Meaning of Tripleurospermum

tripleurospermum means: small genus comprising plants often included in genus Matricaria

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