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A rare variety of beryl that is colored green by chromium and valued as a gem
The capacity for vigorous activity; available power
Containing nothing; having none of the usual or appropriate contents
Any of several large, soaring birds of prey belonging to the hawk family Accipitridae, noted for their size, strength, and powers of flight and vision
Soil and dirt, as distinguished from rock and sand; the softer part of the land
The act or process of imparting or acquiring general knowledge, developing the powers of reasoning and judgment, and generally of preparing oneself or other intellectually
A repetition of sound produced by the reflection of sound waves from a wall, mountain, or other obstructing surface
Any phenomenon associated with stationary or moving electrons, ions, or other charged particles
A device, as a piece of rubber or cloth, made to remove marks made with pen, pencil, chalk, etc.
A large, flightless, ratite bird, Dromaius novaehollandiae, of Australia, resembling the ostrich but smaller and having a feathered head and neck and rudimentary wings
That part of the mouth or lower course of a river in which the river's current meets the sea's tide
The latter part of the day and early part of the night
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An ornament worn on or hanging from the lobe of the ear
Either of two large, five-toed pachyderms of the family Elephantidae, characterized by a long, prehensile trunk formed of the nose and upper lip
One of a number of things, or a part of something, taken to show the character of the whole
Thrifty management; frugality in the expenditure or consumption of money, materials, etc.
A group of nations or people ruled over by an emperor, empress, or other powerful sovereign or government
A place for coming or going into, such as a doorway
A machine for converting thermal energy into mechanical energy or power to produce force and motion
The organ of sight, in vertebrates typically one of a pair of spherical bodies contained in an orbit of the skull
Bodily or mental exertion, especially for the sake of training or improvement of health
One of a class of preternatural beings, especially from mountainous regions, with magical powers, given to capricious and often mischievous interference in human affairs; sprite
A cardinal point of the compass, 90 degrees to the right of north
To take into the mouth and swallow for nourishment; chew and swallow (food)
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The roundish reproductive body produced by the female of certain animals, as birds and most reptiles, consisting of an ovum and its envelope of albumen, jelly, membranes, or shell
The organ of hearing and equilibrium in vertebrates that gather sound vibrations
A flat paper container, as for a letter or thin package, usually having a gummed flap or other means of closure
Any of numerous elongated, snakelike marine or freshwater fishes of the order Apodes, having no ventral fins
A moose, Alces alces, or a large North American deer, Cervus canadensis, the male of which has large, spreading antlers
To traverse or range over (a region, area, etc.) for the purpose of discovery
A moving platform or cage for carrying passengers or freight from one level to another, as in a building
The total or partial obscuring of one celestial body by another
A plant, Solanum melongena esculentum, of the nightshade family, cultivated for its edible, dark-purple or occasionally white or yellow fruit
A test, trial, or tentative procedure; an act or operation for the purpose of discovering something unknown or of testing a principle, supposition, etc.
The bend or joint of the human arm between upper arm and forearm

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