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  • 61anti-inflammatory — adjective Date: 1844 counteracting inflammation • anti inflammatory noun …

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  • 62antileukemic — adjective Date: 1951 counteracting the effects of leukemia …

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  • 63antiscorbutic — adjective Date: 1725 counteracting scurvy < the antiscorbutic vitamin is vitamin C > • antiscorbutic noun …

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  • 64antitoxic — adjective Date: circa 1890 1. counteracting toxins 2. being or containing antitoxins < antitoxic serum > …

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  • 65compensate — verb ( sated; sating) Etymology: Latin compensatus, past participle of compensare, frequentative of compendere Date: 1646 transitive verb 1. to be equivalent to ; counterbalance 2. to make an …

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  • 66correction — noun Date: 14th century 1. the action or an instance of correcting: as a. amendment, rectification b. rebuke, punishment c. a bringing into conformity with a standard d. neutralization, counteraction …

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  • 67dutchman — noun Date: 14th century 1. capitalized a. archaic a member of any of the Germanic peoples of Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and the Low Countries b. a native or inhabitant of the Netherlands c …

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  • 68immunity — noun (plural ties) Date: 14th century the quality or state of being immune; especially a condition of being able to resist a particular disease especially through preventing development of a pathogenic microorganism or by counteracting the&#8230; …

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  • 69nullify — transitive verb ( fied; fying) Etymology: Late Latin nullificare, from Latin nullus Date: 1595 1. to make null; especially to make legally null and void 2. to make of no value or consequence Synonyms: nullify, negate, annul, abrogate, invalidate …

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  • 70polyvalent — adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1881 1. having a chemical valence greater usually than two 2. effective against, sensitive toward, or counteracting more than one toxin, microorganism, or antigen < polyvalent&#8230; …

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  • 71react — verb Etymology: New Latin reactus, past participle of reagere, from Latin re + agere to act more at agent Date: 1644 intransitive verb 1. to exert a reciprocal or counteracting force or influence often used with on or upon 2. to change in&#8230; …

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  • 72fail-safe — I. adjective Date: 1946 1. incorporating some feature for automatically counteracting the effect of an anticipated possible source of failure 2. being or relating to a safeguard that prevents continuing on a bombing mission according to a&#8230; …

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  • 73Alexander III of Russia — Alexander III Photograph by Sergey Levitsky Emperor and Autocrat of All the Russias Reign 13 March 1881 – 1 November 1894 ( 100000 …

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  • 74Bacteriophage — This article is about a biological infectious particle; for other uses, see phage (disambiguation). A bacteriophage (from bacteria and Greek φάγειν phagein to eat ) is any one of a number of viruses that infect bacteria. The term is commonly used …

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  • 75Longest word in English — The identity of the longest word in English depends upon the definition of what constitutes a word in the English language, as well as how length should be compared. In addition to words derived naturally from the language s roots (without any&#8230; …

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  • 76Guitar — Infobox Instrument name=Guitar names= classification=String instrument (plucked, nylon stringed guitars usually played with fingerpicking, and steel , etc. usually with a pick.) range= (a regularly tuned guitar) related=*Bowed and plucked string&#8230; …

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  • 77Gene therapy — using an Adenovirus vector. A new gene is inserted into an adenovirull. If the treatment is successful, the new gene will make a functional protein. Gene therapy is the insertion, alteration, or removal of genes within an individual s cells and&#8230; …

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  • 78Gamma-Hydroxybutyric acid — γ Hydroxybutyric acid Systematic (IUPAC) name 4 Hydroxybutanoic acid …

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  • 79Joachim von Ribbentrop — Infobox Officeholder name = Joachim von Ribbentrop imagesize = small caption = order = Reich Minister of Foreign Affairs term start = February 4, 1938 term end = April 30, 1945 president = Adolf Hitler Führer chancellor = Adolf Hitler predecessor …

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  • 80Machine pistol — This article is about full auto or burst capable pistols. For semi automatic weapons, see semi automatic pistol. A fully automatic Steyr M1912, which was used as a side arm by the Austro Hungarian Army A machine pistol is a handgun style,[1]&#8230; …

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