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a non-finite form of the verb; in English it is used adjectivally and to form compound tenses
calf: fine leather from the skin of a calf
relating to or characteristic of Jainism; "Jain gods"
Scottish physician who discovered that elephantiasis is spread by mosquitos and suggested that mosquitos also spread malaria (1844-1922)
Marissa or Marisa is a female name typically used in western civilization. It is a variation of Maris, which is Latin for 'of the sea'. It can also be spelled Marrisa or Marrissa. Marissa also means "little Mary" referring to the Virgin Mary.
a correctional institution used to detain persons who are in the lawful custody of the government (either accused persons awaiting trial or convicted persons serving a sentence)
james - a Stuart king of Scotland who married a daughter of Henry VII; when England and France went to war in 1513 he invaded England and died in defeat at Flodden (1473-1513)
a setting with precious stones so closely set that no metal shows
Nāma is the Sanskrit for "name". Spiritually, it is the principal method or tool of meditation, which is meant to unite the soul with the Supreme Soul.
the superior of an abbey of monks
imaginary or visionary theorization
Indian statesman and leader with Gandhi in the struggle for home rule; was the first prime minister of the Republic of India from 1947 to 1964 (1889-1964)
disciple of Jesus and leader of the Apostles; regarded by Catholics as the vicar of Christ on earth and first Pope;
cock: obscene terms for penis
an automatic instinctive unlearned reaction to a stimulus
a person who pays more attention to formal rules and book learning than they merit
a woman's sleeveless undergarment
Zen is a school of Mahāyāna Buddhism, translated from the Chinese word 禅 Chán to Japanese. This word is in turn derived from the Sanskrit dhyāna, which means "meditation" (see Etymology below).
Massachusetts Institute of Technology: an engineering university in Cambridge
Miranda! is an Argentine electro pop band, formed in 2001. Band members include Alejandro Sergi (vocals), Juliana Gattas (vocals), Lolo Fuentes (guitar), Bruno de Vincenti (programming) and since 2003 Nicolás Grimaldi (bass). ...
minute: a unit of time equal to 60 seconds or 1/60th of an hour; "he ran a 4 minute mile";
any of the forms of Chinese spoken in Fukien province;
an Egyptian god of procreation
a stringed instrument of India; has a long neck and movable frets; has 6 or 7 metal strings for playing and usually 13 resonating strings
liveliness and eagerness
"Clair" is a popular song by Irish singer and songwriter Gilbert O'Sullivan and is one of his biggest selling singles. ...
Commissioner is in principle the title given to a member of a commission or to an individual who has been given a '''''' (official charge or authority to do something, the noun's second meaning).;
commissioner - a government administrator
reasoning that involves the formation of conclusions from incomplete evidence
The Swedish Chef is a Muppet that appeared on The Muppet Show. He was operated by Jim Henson and Frank Oz simultaneously and is now puppeteered by Bill Barretta.
[[Image:Nomads near Namtso.jpg|thumb|250px|Pastoral nomads camping near Namtso in 2005. Approximately 40% of the ethnic Tibetan population is nomadic or semi-nomadic.]]
A cong is a form of jade artifact from ancient China. The earliest cong were produced by the Liangzhu culture (3400-2250 BC); later examples date mainly from the Shang and Zhou dynasties.
an awkward clash
marked by defiant disregard for danger or consequences
someone whose task is to see that work goes harmoniously
apogee - a final climactic stage; "their achievements stand as a culmination of centuries of development";
apogee - apoapsis in Earth orbit; the point in its orbit where a satellite is at the greatest distance from the Earth
a small sharp-pointed tip resembling a spike on a stem or leaf
a divine manifestation;
twelve days after Christmas; celebrates the visit of the three wise men to the infant Jesus
a feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause)
that part of the central nervous system that includes all the higher nervous centers; enclosed within the skull; continuous with the spinal cord;
mental ability; "he's got plenty of brains but no common sense"
any factual evidence that helps to establish the truth of something
public transport provided by a line of railway cars coupled together and drawn by a locomotive
An Tran (born July 29, 1952 in Saigon) is a Vietnamese-American professional poker player, now living in Las Vegas, Nevada.
learn or discover with certainty
artist's workroom: a studio especially for an artist or designer
Comparative form of itchy: more itchy;
itchiness - itch: an irritating cutaneous sensation that produces a desire to scratch
Stine is a surname that refers to: *Brad Stine (b. 1960), American comedian and author *Charles Stine (1882–1954), American chemist at E.I. Dupont de Nemours *Clifford Stine (1906–1986), American cinematographer of horror films *G. ...
a large bottle with a narrow mouth
Eviction is the removal of a tenant from rental property by the landlord.;
"Evicted" is the final episode of the HBO comedy series Flight of the Conchords. This episode first aired in the United States on March 22, 2009.
with no protection or shield
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