Adhering

  • 121adhesion — ad•he•sion [[t]ædˈhi ʒən[/t]] n. 1) the act, state, or quality of adhering 2) steady or devoted attachment, support, etc.; adherence 3) assent; concurrence 4) phs the attractive molecular force that tends to hold together unlike bodies where they …

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  • 122Episcopalian — E•pis•co•pa•lian [[t]ɪˌpɪs kəˈpeɪl yən, ˈpeɪ li ən[/t]] adj. 1) rel pertaining or adhering to the Episcopal Church; Episcopal 2) rel (l.c.) pertaining or adhering to the episcopal form of church government 3) cvb rel a member of the Episcopal… …

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  • 123suctorial — suc•to•ri•al [[t]sʌkˈtɔr i əl, ˈtoʊr [/t]] adj. 1) bio adapted for sucking or suction, as an organ; functioning as a sucker for imbibing or adhering 2) bio having sucking organs; imbibing or adhering by suckers • Etymology: 1825–35; < NL… …

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  • 124adherence — /ədˈhɪərəns/ (say uhd hearruhns) noun 1. the quality of adhering; fidelity; steady attachment: adherence to a party; rigid adherence to rules. 2. the act or state of adhering; adhesion …

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  • 125message — /ˈmɛsɪdʒ / (say mesij) noun 1. a communication, as of information, advice, direction, or the like, transmitted through a messenger or other agency. 2. an inspired communication of a prophet. 3. the moral or meaning intended to be conveyed by a… …

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  • 126scrape — [c]/skreɪp / (say skrayp) verb (scraped, scraping) –verb (t) 1. to deprive of or free from an outer layer, adhering matter, etc., by drawing or rubbing something, especially a sharp or rough instrument, over the surface. 2. to remove (an outer… …

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  • 127suctorial — /sʌkˈtɔriəl/ (say suk tawreeuhl) adjective 1. adapted for sucking or suction, as an organ; functioning as a sucker, whether for imbibing or for adhering. 2. having sucking organs; imbibing or adhering by suckers. 3. relating to or characterised… …

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  • 128ἀπροσκολλήτως — ἀπροσκόλλητος not adhering adverbial ἀπροσκόλλητος not adhering masc/fem acc pl (doric) …

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  • 129ἀπροσκόλλητον — ἀπροσκόλλητος not adhering masc/fem acc sg ἀπροσκόλλητος not adhering neut nom/voc/acc sg …

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  • 130ἔγκολλον — ἔγκολλος adhering masc/fem acc sg ἔγκολλος adhering neut nom/voc/acc sg …

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  • 131old-line — adjective adhering to conservative or reactionary principles an oldline senator • Syn: ↑oldline • Similar to: ↑right * * * ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective Etymology: from the …

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  • 132neoorthodox — |nē(ˌ)ō+ adjective Etymology: ne + orthodox : of, relating to, or adhering to neoorthodoxy * * * /nee oh awr theuh doks /, adj. 1. adhering to the principles of neoorthodoxy. 2. advocating a return to older, proven methods or institutions. Also,… …

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  • 133establishmentarian — adj. & n. adj. adhering to or advocating the principle of an established Church. n. a person adhering to or advocating this. Derivatives: establishmentarianism n …

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  • 134suc|to|ri|al — «suhk TR ee uhl, TOHR », adjective. 1. adapted for sucking or adhering by suction. 2. having organs adapted for feeding by sucking or adhering by suction. ╂[< New Latin suctorius (< Latin sūgere to suck) + English al1] …

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  • 135THE MIDDLE AGES — …

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  • 136OATH — IN THE BIBLE Definition and Form The truth or inviolability of one s words was commonly attested in ancient Israel by oath – a self curse made in conditional form that went into effect if the condition was fulfilled; e.g., May harm befall me if I …

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  • 137UNITED STATES OF AMERICA — UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, country in N. America. This article is arranged according to the following outline: introduction Colonial Era, 1654–1776 Early National Period, 1776–1820 German Jewish Period, 1820–1880 East European Jewish Period,… …

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  • 138A true bill — True True (tr[udd]), a. [Compar. {Truer} (tr[udd] [ e]r); superl. {Truest}.] [OE. trewe, AS. tre[ o]we faithful, true, from tre[ o]w fidelity, faith, troth; akin to OFries. triuwe, adj., treuwa, n., OS. triuwi, adj., trewa, n., D. trouw, adj. & n …

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  • 139accretion — ac*cre tion ([a^]k*kr[=e] sh[u^]n), n. [L. accretio, fr. accrescere to increase. Cf. {Crescent}, {Increase}, {Accrue}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act of increasing by natural growth; esp. the increase of organic bodies by the internal accession of… …

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  • 140Acetabuliferous — Ac e*tab u*lif er*ous, a. [L. acetablum a little cup + ferous.] Furnished with fleshy cups for adhering to bodies, as cuttlefish, etc. [1913 Webster] …

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