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An adult male person, as distinguished from a boy or woman
Any aromatic herb of the genus Mentha, having opposite leaves and small, whorled flowers
A fantastical fearsome being combining features of animal and human form or having the forms of various animals in combination, as a centaur, griffin, sphinx, etc.
Letters, packages, etc., that are sent or delivered by means of the postal system
A hand covering enclosing the four fingers together and the thumb separately
Any mammal of the order Primates, including guenons, macaques, etc., but excluding humans, the anthropoid apes, and, usually, the tarsier and prosimians
An opaque white or bluish-white liquid secreted by the mammary glands of female mammals, serving for the nourishment of their young
A land formation, less extensive than a plateau, having steep walls and a relatively flat top and common in arid and semiarid parts of the southwestern US and Mexico
An electromagnetic wave of extremely high frequency and wavelengths of 1 mm to 30 cm
The fruit of any of various plants of the gourd family
The middle of the night; twelve o'clock at night
A reflecting surface, originally of polished metal but now usually of glass with a silvery, metallic, or amalgam backing
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The opening through which an animal or human takes in food
The dead body of a human being or animal preserved by the ancient Egyptian process or some similar method of embalming
A representation, usually on a flat surface, as of the features of an area of the earth or a portion of the heavens
Any of a class of elementary substances, as gold, silver, or copper, all of which are crystalline when solid and many of which are characterized by opacity, ductility, etc.
A tract of grassland used for pasture or serving as a hayfield
The fundamental unit of length in the metric system, equivalent to 39.37 US inches
A covering for all or part of the face, worn to conceal one's identity
The earth's natural satellite, orbiting the earth at a mean distance of 238,857 miles and having a diameter of 2160 miles
A female parent
The flesh of animals as used for food
The art of producing illusions as entertainment by the use of sleight of hand, deceptive devices, etc.
A female marine creature, having the head, torso, and arms of a woman and the tail of a fish
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Perhaps; possibly
The systematic treatment of magnitude, relationships between figures and forms, and relations between quantities expressed symbolically
A person with the ability or power to use, control, or dispose of something
A very large, impressive, or stately residence
A confusing network of intercommunicating paths or passages; labyrinth
A little ball made of stone, baked clay, glass, porcelain, agate, or steel, especially for use in games
Any circulating medium of exchange, including coins, demand deposits, etc.
A natural elevation of the earth's surface rising more or less abruptly to a summit, and attaining an altitude greater than that of a hill, usually greater than 2000 feet
Enraged; greatly provoked or irritated; angry
A bundle of coarse yarn, a sponge, or other absorbent material, fastened at the end of a stick or handle for washing floors, dishes, etc.
A body, as a piece of iron or steel, that possesses the property of attracting certain substances, as iron

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