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Crosstips helped to find the following words this month:

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  • ozone
    a colorless gas (O3) soluble in alkalis and cold water; a strong oxidizing agent; can be produced by electric discharge in oxygen or by the action of ultraviolet radiation on oxygen in the stratosphere (where it acts as a screen for ultraviolet ra...
  • hydroplanes
    hydroplane - seaplane: an airplane that can land on or take off from water; "the designer of marine aircraft demonstrated his newest hydroplane";
    hydroplane - glide on the water in a hydroplane
  • exchange
    chemical process in which one atom or ion or group changes places with another
  • axiom
    (logic) a proposition that is not susceptible of proof or disproof; its truth is assumed to be self-evident
  • exhilarate
    fill with sublime emotion
  • rwanda
    a landlocked republic in central Africa; formerly a German colony
  • avarice
    reprehensible acquisitiveness; insatiable desire for wealth (personified as one of the deadly sins)
  • eviscerate
    remove the contents of
  • avatar
    the manifestation of a Hindu deity (especially Vishnu) in human or superhuman or animal form
  • automaton
    someone who acts or responds in a mechanical or apathetic way
  • austere
    severely simple
  • ruing
    Rues - A Rúa is a mostly rural municipality in Galicia, located at , in the east of the province of Ourense, 101 km (63 mi) from Ourense, the provincial capital. An inhabitant of the area is known as a Rués (plural Rueses).
  • quote
    repeat a passage from
  • juntas
    A military dictatorship is a form of government where in the political power resides with the military. It is similar but not identical to a stratocracy, a state ruled directly by the military. ...
  • lumbago
    backache affecting the lumbar region or lower back; can be caused by muscle strain or arthritis or vascular insufficiency or a ruptured intervertebral disc
  • strength
    the property of being physically or mentally strong
  • ottomans
    The Ottoman Dynasty (or the Imperial House of Osman) (Osmanlı Hânedanı) ruled the Ottoman Empire from 1299 to 1922, beginning with Osman I (not counting his father, Ertuğrul), though the dynasty was not proclaimed until Orhan Bey declared himsel
  • useful
    being of use or service
  • ascetic
    pertaining to or characteristic of an ascetic or the practice of rigorous self-discipline
  • iraqi
    a native or inhabitant of Iraq
  • arc
    a continuous portion of a circle
  • briefer
    One who provides a briefing; Comparative form of brief: more brief;
    A girdle/bra combination that extends down to the thighs.
  • brahe
    Danish astronomer whose observations of the planets provided the basis for Kepler's laws of planetary motion (1546-1601)
  • trio
    a musical composition for three performers
  • tropical
    relating to or situated in or characteristic of the tropics (the region on either side of the equator)
  • aperitif
    alcoholic beverage taken before a meal as an appetizer
  • toted
  • monorail
    a railway having a single track
  • doric
    the dialect of Ancient Greek spoken in Doris;
    of or pertaining to the Doric style of architecture
  • cosmos
    any of various mostly Mexican herbs of the genus Cosmos having radiate heads of variously colored flowers and pinnate leaves; popular fall-blooming annuals
  • internment
    confinement during wartime
  • indulge
    give free rein to
  • indirection
    indirect procedure or action
  • smouldering
    smoldering: showing scarcely suppressed anger; "her tone was...conversational although...her eyes were smoldering"- James Hensel
  • ampoule
    phial: a small bottle that contains a drug (especially a sealed sterile container for injection by needle)
  • impromptu
    an extemporaneous speech or remark
  • embarks
    embark - go on board;
    embark - set out on (an enterprise or subject of study); "she embarked upon a new career"
  • amidst
    In the midst or middle of; surrounded or encompassed by; among
  • electioneer
    work actively for a political candidate or a party
  • bloodhound
    a breed of large powerful hound of European origin having very acute smell and used in tracking
  • tinseltown
    Hollywood is a district in Los Angeles, situated west-northwest of Downtown Los Angeles. Due to its fame and cultural identity as the historical center of movie studios and movie stars, the word "Hollywood" is often used as a metonymy of America
  • mistletoe
    American plants closely resembling Old World mistletoe
  • limper
    hobbler: someone who has a limp and walks with a hobbling gait;
    A person who limps; Comparative form of limp: more limp;
    limpness - flabbiness: a flabby softness;
    limpness - Property of being limp
  • fixate
    attach (oneself) to a person or thing in a neurotic way
  • bizarrely
    In a bizarre manner
  • charcoal
    a carbonaceous material obtained by heating wood or other organic matter in the absence of air
  • rhubarb
    plants having long green or reddish acidic leafstalks growing in basal clumps; stems (and only the stems) are edible when cooked; leaves are poisonous
  • khayyam
    Omar Khayyám (عمر خیام), (born 1048 AD, Neyshapur, Persia—1131 AD, Neyshapur, Iran), was a Persian polymath, mathematician, philosopher, astronomer, physician, and poet. He also wrote treatises on mechanics, geography, and music.
  • thumbscrew
    instrument of torture that crushes the thumb
  • rejuvenate
    cause (a stream or river) to erode, as by an uplift of the land
  • reevaluating
    reevaluate - reassess: revise or renew one's assessment;
    reevaluation - the evaluation of something a second time (or more);
    reevaluation - A second or subsequent evaluation or rating;
    reevaluate - Alternative spelling of re-evaluate
  • renovated
    Renovation is the process of improving a structure. Two prominent types of renovations are commercial and residential.;
    renovate - restore to a previous or better condition; "They renovated the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel"
  • menswear
    Menswear (sometimes written "Menswe@r") were a Britpop band formed in October 1994 from Camden in London.Strong, Martin C. (2003) The Great Indie Discography, Canongate, ISBN 1 84195 335 0, p. ...
  • reconciling
    accommodative: tending to reconcile or accommodate; bringing into harmony;
    reconcile - accommodate: make (one thing) compatible with (another); "The scientists had to accommodate the new results with the existing theories"
  • veneering
    the act of applying veneer
  • benumb
    numb: make numb or insensitive; "The shock numbed her senses";
    Benümb was a grindcore band from the San Francisco Bay Area.;
    to make something numb, especially by cold; to dull the senses, especially by the use of anesthetic
  • dense
    permitting little if any light to pass through because of denseness of matter
  • festal
    gay: offering fun and gaiety; "a festive (or festal) occasion"; "gay and exciting night life"; "a merry evening"
  • persistent
    never-ceasing
  • schwa
    a neutral middle vowel; occurs in unstressed syllables
  • satelliting
  • cancellation
    the act of cancelling; calling off some arrangement
  • cairn
    a mound of stones piled up as a memorial or to mark a boundary or path
  • rabat
    the capital of Morocco; located in the northwestern on the Atlantic coast
  • raiment
    dress: provide with clothes or put clothes on; "Parents must feed and dress their child";
    array: especially fine or decorative clothing
  • oak
    the hard durable wood of any oak; used especially for furniture and flooring


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