|1||heterogeneous||(adjective) originating outside the body|
(adjective) consisting of elements that are not of the same kind or nature; "the population of the United States is vast and heterogeneous"
|2||needlework||(noun) work (such as sewing or embroidery) that is done with a needle|
(noun) a creation created or assembled by needle and thread
|3||folio||(noun) a book (or manuscript) consisting of large sheets of paper folded in the middle to make two leaves or four pages; "the first folio of Shakespeare's plays"|
(noun) a sheet of any written or printed material (especially in a manuscript or book)
(noun) the system of numbering pages
|4||ensnare||(verb) catch in or as if in a trap; "The men trap foxes"|
(verb) take or catch as if in a snare or trap; "I was set up!"; "The innocent man was framed by the police"
|5||bacterium||(noun) (microbiology) single-celled or noncellular spherical or spiral or rod-shaped organisms lacking chlorophyll that reproduce by fission; important as pathogens and for biochemical properties; taxonomy is difficult; often considered plants|
|6||Arthurian||(adjective) of or relating to King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table|
|7||indispensable||(adjective satellite) unavoidable; "the routine but indispensable ceremonies of state"|
(adjective) not to be dispensed with; essential; "foods indispensable to good nutrition"
(adjective satellite) absolutely necessary; vitally necessary; "essential tools and materials"; "funds essential to the completion of the project"; "an indispensable worker"
|8||brine||(noun) a strong solution of salt and water used for pickling|
(noun) water containing salts; "the water in the ocean is all saltwater"
(verb) soak in brine
|9||blaze||(noun) noisy and unrestrained mischief; "raising blazes"|
(noun) a light-colored marking; "they chipped off bark to mark the trail with blazes"; "the horse had a blaze between its eyes"
(noun) great brightness; "a glare of sunlight"; "the flowers were a blaze of color"
(noun) a cause of difficulty and suffering; "war is hell"; "go to blazes"
(noun) a strong flame that burns brightly; "the blaze spread rapidly"
(verb) indicate by marking trees with blazes; "blaze a trail"
(verb) shoot rapidly and repeatedly; "He blazed away at the men"
(verb) move rapidly and as if blazing; "The spaceship blazed out into space"
(verb) burn brightly and intensely; "The summer sun alone can cause a pine to blaze"
(verb) shine brightly and intensively; "Meteors blazed across the atmosphere"
|10||inchoative||(adjective satellite) beginning to develop; "inchoative stages"|
|11||mischievous||(adjective satellite) badly behaved; "he was saucy and mischievous in school"; "a naughty boy"|
(adjective satellite) deliberately causing harm or damage; "mischievous rumors and falsehoods"
(adjective satellite) naughtily or annoyingly playful; "teasing and worrying with impish laughter"
|12||impute||(verb) attribute or credit to; "We attributed this quotation to Shakespeare"; "People impute great cleverness to cats"|
(verb) attribute (responsibility or fault) to a cause or source; "The teacher imputed the student's failure to his nervousness"
|13||efficiency||(noun) skillfulness in avoiding wasted time and effort; "she did the work with great efficiency"|
(noun) the ratio of the output to the input of any system
|14||persiflage||(noun) light teasing|
|15||ill-natured||(adjective) having an irritable and unpleasant disposition; "an ill-natured disagreeable old man"|
|16||precursor||(noun) an indication of the approach of something or someone|
(noun) a person who goes before or announces the coming of another
(noun) a substance from which another substance is formed (especially by a metabolic reaction)
|17||pedagogue||(noun) someone who educates young people|
|18||gentile||(noun) in this sense `Gentile' denotes a Christian as contrasted with a Jew; `goy' is a derogatory word for Christians used by Jews|
(noun) a person who is not a member of one's own religion; used in this sense by Mormons and Hindus
(noun) a person who does not acknowledge your God
(adjective) belonging to or characteristic of non-Jewish peoples
|19||nutriment||(noun) a source of materials to nourish the body|
|20||idiom||(noun) the style of a particular artist or school or movement; "an imaginative orchestral idiom"|
(noun) a manner of speaking that is natural to native speakers of a language
(noun) an expression whose meanings cannot be inferred from the meanings of the words that make it up
(noun) the usage or vocabulary that is characteristic of a specific group of people; "the immigrants spoke an odd dialect of English"; "he has a strong German accent"
|21||raucous||(adjective satellite) unpleasantly loud and harsh|
(adjective satellite) disturbing the public peace; loud and rough; "a raucous party"; "rowdy teenagers"
|22||recapture||(noun) the act of taking something back|
(noun) a legal seizure by the government of profits beyond a fixed amount
(verb) capture again; "recapture the escaped prisoner"
(verb) take up anew; "The author recaptures an old idea here"
(verb) experience anew; "She could not recapture that feeling of happiness"
(verb) take back by force, as after a battle; "The military forces managed to recapture the fort"
|23||nocturnal||(adjective) belonging to or active during the night; "nocturnal animals are active at night"; "nocturnal plants have flowers that open at night and close by day"|
(adjective satellite) of or during or relating to the night; "a nocturnal journey"; "nocturnal stillness"; "nocturnal predators"
(adjective) of or relating to or occurring in the night; "nocturnal darkness"
|24||undermine||(verb) hollow out as if making a cave or opening; "The river was caving the banks"|
(verb) destroy property or hinder normal operations; "The Resistance sabotaged railroad operations during the war"
|25||enlighten||(verb) make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear; "Could you clarify these remarks?"; "Clear up the question of who is at fault"|
(verb) give spiritual insight to; in religion
(verb) make understand; "Can you enlighten me--I don't understand this proposal"
|26||terminal||(noun) station where transport vehicles load or unload passengers or goods|
(noun) a contact on an electrical device (such as a battery) at which electric current enters or leaves
(noun) electronic equipment consisting of a device providing access to a computer; has a keyboard and display
(adjective satellite) causing or ending in or approaching death; "a terminal patient"; "terminal cancer"
(adjective satellite) occurring at or forming an end or termination; "his concluding words came as a surprise"; "the final chapter"; "the last days of the dinosaurs"; "terminal leave"
(adjective satellite) being or situated at an end; "the endmost pillar"; "terminal buds on a branch"; "a terminal station"; "the terminal syllable"
(adjective) relating to or occurring in a term or fixed period of time; "terminal examinations"; "terminal payments"
(adjective) of or relating to or situated at the ends of a delivery route; "freight pickup is a terminal service"; "terminal charges"
|27||annotate||(verb) provide interlinear explanations for words or phrases; "He annotated on what his teacher had written"|
(verb) add explanatory notes to or supply with critical comments; "The scholar annotated the early edition of a famous novel"
|28||exhaustive||(adjective satellite) very thorough; exhaustively complete; "an exhaustive study"; "made a thorough search"; "thoroughgoing research"|
|29||reprehensible||(adjective satellite) bringing or deserving severe rebuke or censure; "a criminal waste of talent"; "a deplorable act of violence"; "adultery is as reprehensible for a husband as for a wife"|
|30||viola||(noun) a bowed stringed instrument slightly larger than a violin, tuned a fifth lower|
(noun) large genus of flowering herbs of temperate regions
(noun) any of the numerous plants of the genus Viola
|31||subservience||(noun) abject or cringing submissiveness|
(noun) in a subservient state
(noun) the condition of being something that is useful in reaching an end or carrying out a plan; "all his actions were in subservience to the general plan"
|32||collector||(noun) the electrode in a transistor through which a primary flow of carriers leaves the region between the electrodes|
(noun) a crater that has collected cosmic material hitting the earth
(noun) a person who is employed to collect payments (as for rent or taxes)
(noun) a person who collects things
|33||abscond||(verb) run away; usually includes taking something or somebody along|
|34||incisor||(noun) a tooth for cutting or gnawing; located in the front of the mouth in both jaws|
|35||rebellious||(adjective satellite) discontented as toward authority|
(adjective satellite) participating in organized resistance to a constituted government; "the rebelling confederacy"
(adjective satellite) resisting control or authority; "temperamentally rebellious"; "a rebellious crew"
|36||demagnetize||(verb) make nonmagnetic; take away the magnetic properties (of); "demagnetize the iron shavings"; "they degaussed the ship"|
(verb) erase (a magnetic storage device)
|37||opaque||(adjective) not clear; not transmitting or reflecting light or radiant energy; "opaque windows of the jail"; "opaque to X-rays"|
(adjective satellite) not clearly understood or expressed
|38||enfranchise||(verb) grant voting rights|
(verb) grant freedom to; as from slavery or servitude; "Slaves were enfranchised in the mid-19th century"
|39||competitive||(adjective satellite) showing a fighting disposition without self-seeking; "highly competitive sales representative"; "militant in fighting for better wages for workers"; "his self-assertive and ubiquitous energy"|
(adjective satellite) subscribing to capitalistic competition
(adjective) involving competition or competitiveness; "competitive games"; "to improve one's competitive position"
|40||dauntless||(adjective satellite) invulnerable to fear or intimidation; "audacious explorers"; "fearless reporters and photographers"; "intrepid pioneers"|
|41||gastric||(adjective) relating to or involving the stomach; "gastric ulcer"|
|42||preternatural||(adjective satellite) existing outside of or not in accordance with nature; "find transcendental motives for sublunary action"-Aldous Huxley|
(adjective satellite) surpassing the ordinary or normal; "Beyond his preternatural affability there is some acid and some steel"- George Will
|43||interlude||(noun) a brief show (music or dance etc) performed between the sections of another performance|
(noun) an intervening period or episode
(verb) perform an interlude; "The guitar player interluded with a beautiful improvisation"
|44||mechanics||(noun) the technical aspects of doing something; "a mechanism of social control"; "mechanisms of communication"; "the mechanics of prose style"|
(noun) the branch of physics concerned with the motion of bodies in a frame of reference
|45||retrace||(verb) reassemble mentally; "reconstruct the events of 20 years ago"|
(verb) to go back over again; "we retraced the route we took last summer"; "trace your path"
|46||calumny||(noun) an abusive attack on a person's character or good name|
(noun) a malicious attack
|47||surrogate||(noun) a person appointed to represent or act on behalf of others|
(noun) someone who takes the place of another person
(adjective satellite) providing or receiving nurture or parental care though not related by blood or legal ties; "foster parent"; "foster child"; "foster home"; "surrogate father"
|48||transfusion||(noun) the action of pouring a liquid from one vessel to another|
(noun) the introduction of blood or blood plasma into a vein or artery
|49||bodice||(noun) part of a dress above the waist|
|50||insular||(adjective satellite) narrowly restricted in outlook or scope; "little sympathy with parocial mentality"; "insular attitudes toward foreigners"|
(adjective satellite) suggestive of the isolated life of an island; "an exceedingly insular man; so deeply private as to seem inaccessible to the scrutiny of a novelist"- Leonard Michaels
(adjective) relating to or characteristic of or situated on an island; "insular territories"; "Hawaii's insular culture"
|51||antique||(noun) any piece of furniture or decorative object or the like produced in a former period and valuable because of its beauty or rarity|
(noun) an elderly man
(verb) give an antique appearance to; "antique furniture"
(verb) shop for antiques; "We went antiquing on Saturday"
(adjective satellite) out of fashion; "a suit of rather antique appearance"; "demode (or outmoded) attire"; "outmoded ideas"
(adjective satellite) belonging to or lasting from times long ago; "age-old customs"; "the antique fear that days would dwindle away to complete darkness"
(adjective satellite) made in or typical of earlier times and valued for its age; "the beautiful antique French furniture"
|52||diurnal||(adjective satellite) having a daily cycle or occurring every day; "diurnal rhythms"; "diurnal rotation of the heavens"; "the diurnal slumber of bats"|
(adjective) belonging to or active during the day; "diurnal animals are active during the day"; "diurnal flowers are open during the day and closed at night"
|53||placate||(verb) cause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of; "She managed to mollify the angry customer"|