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Any of various small, single-celled fungi of the phylum Ascomycota that reproduces by fission or budding and are capable of fermenting carbohydrates into alcohol and carbon dioxide
To open the mouth somewhat involuntarily with a prolonged, deep inhalation and sighing or heavy exhalation, as from drowsiness or boredom
Being in the first or early stage of life or growth; not old
The primary color between green and orange in the visible spectrum, an effect of light with a wavelength between 570 and 590 nm
A device for joining together a pair of draft animals, especially oxen, usually consisting of a crosspiece with two bow-shaped pieces, each enclosing the head of an animal
To give forth or produce by a natural process or in return for cultivation
Another term for abominable snowman
The starchy, tuberous root of any of various climbing vines of the genus Dioscorea, cultivated for food in warm regions
To sing with frequent changes from the ordinary voice to falsetto and back again, in the manner of Swiss and Tyrolean mountaineers
A rare trivalent metallic element, found in gadolinite and other minerals, with atomic number 39
An exclamation used to express joy, excitement, etc.
A vessel used for private cruising, racing, or other noncommercial purposes
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A prepared food having the consistency of custard, made from milk curdled by the action of cultures, sometimes sweetened or flavored
A book published annually, containing information, statistics, etc.
One of a class of lesser freeholders, below the gentry, who cultivated their own land, early admitted in England to political rights
To cry out or speak with a strong, loud, clear sound; shout
A game fish, Seriola lalandei, of California
A period of 365 or 366 days, in the Gregorian calendar, divided into 12 calendar months
The ground that immediately adjoins or surrounds a house, public building, or other structure
To give a quick, sharp, shrill cry, as a dog or fox
A large, stocky, shaggy-haired wild ox, Bos grunniens, of the Tibetan highlands, having long, curved horns
A spoollike toy consisting of two thick wooden, plastic, or metal disks conected by a dowel pin in the center to which a string is attached, one end being looped around the finger
Thoroughly unappetizing, disgusting, or repugnant
Though; still; nevertheless
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To pull or remove abruptly and vigorously
An exclamation of surprise or alarm
Thread made of natural or synthetic fibers and used for knitting and weaving
A school of Hindu philosophy advocating and prescribing a course of physical and mental disciplines for attaining liberation from the material world
On the day preceding this day
To have an earnest or strong desire
The pronoun of the second person singular or plural used of the person or persons being addressed, in the nominative or objective case
The yellow and principal substance of an egg, as distinguished from the white
Being in that place or over there; being that or those over there
Used to express affirmation or assent or to mark the addition of something emphasizing and amplifying a previous statement
Very pleasing to the senses, especially to the taste; delicious

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