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1. abāten, -i(en v.

Additional spellings: abati, abatien
99 quotations in 8 senses
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(a) To knock down or demolish (a wall, etc.); (b) to knock (sb.) down; strike down or defeat (an enemy); (c) strike (sail); cast down (a banner).

2. ablāciǒun n.

7 quotations in 3 senses
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Med. and surg. (a) Removal, amputation; ablacioun of blod, bloodletting; also, removal (of the cause of a disease); (b) loss of function (in a part of the body).

3. adden v.

34 quotations in 2 senses
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(a) To join or combine (sth. with sth. else), add (sth.); (b) to say or write (sth.) in addition, add (sth.) as an amplification or a supplement; also, to speak further, continue; (c) adden to don, to…

4. addiciǒun n.

31 quotations in 2 senses
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Math. The act of adding numbers together; the arithmetical process of addition.

5. aggregāciǒun n.

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(a) Math. The process of adding numbers together; summation; sum; (b) med. a gathering of pus, humors, etc.; process of coming to a head, formation of a pustule.

6. article n.

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(a) A separate item (in a set of rules, doctrines, provisions, etc.); one of the statements of the Apostles' Creed; article of the feith (beleve, crede, creaunce, trouthe); (b) a specific religious…

7. borwen v.

86 quotations in 3 senses
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(a) To take (sth.) with the understanding that it will be returned, receive (sth.) on credit, borrow; esp., to obtain (money) by pledging something as security or by finding sureties to guarantee…

8. brēken v.

592 quotations in 47 senses
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(a) To break (an object) into parts; dash to pieces; destroy the wholeness of (an object); shatter (a weapon) in combat; crush (the human body, etc.); breken atwo, breken asonder, breken in peces

9. bringen v.

332 quotations in 11 senses
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(a) To bring (sth.), fetch, lead, convey, take, send; bringen awei, chase away; bringen into, drive (sb.) into (a place); (b) bringen biforen (toforen), to bring (sb.) into the presence of; also, say…

10. calcūlāciǒun n.

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(a) Math. The process of computing or reckoning; the art or science of reckoning; (b) astrol. the process of making a horoscope; the art or science of astrological computation; also, a computation in…

11. calculen v.

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(a) Math. To reckon or compute (sth.), count; prepare (a mathematical table); also, to suppose (that sth. is true); (b) astrol. to cast horoscopes, etc.; solve (a problem) by calculation, find (an…

12. calculing ger.

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The process of computing or reckoning; the art or science of reckoning: (a) math.; (b) astrol. and divination.

13. cercle n.

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A geometrical circle; also, the circumference of a circle; rounde as a cercle.

14. compōsen v.

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(a) To write or compose (a book); (b) to agree formally (to do sth.), contract; (c) math. composed, complex (number).

15. composiciǒun n.

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(a) The composition, constitution, or structure (of a complex object, organ, etc.); also, complexion, character; (b) a concoction, a compound medicine; (c) the act of making or constructing something…

16. composit n.

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Math. A compound number.

17. cūbik n.

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Math. A cubic number, a number formed by raising another number to the third power.

18. cūbik adj.

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Math. Containing the cube of some number; cubik nombre, a cubic number.

19. cūbikāl adj.

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Math. Cube; cubikal rote, the cube root of a number.

20. cūbiken v.

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Math. To take the cube root of (a number).

21. cūbiklī adv.

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Math. To the third degree.

22. dēgrẹ̄ n.

260 quotations in 12 senses
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(a) An elevated place, a step, platform, tier; a step in a flight of stairs; a tier of seats; a rung of a ladder; song of degres, one of the fifteen gradual Psalms; (b) bi degres, by steps or stairs…

23. dēnomināciǒun n.

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(a) A name or designation; taken denominacioun, to receive a name or reputation; (b) the act of giving a name (to sth.), naming.

24. dēparten v.

252 quotations in 9 senses
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(a) To take one's leave, go away, depart; departen awei; (b) departen fro (awei fro, from, out of), to go away from (sb. or sth., a place); departen from, retreat from (foes); fig. departen from lif,

25. difference n.

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The fact of difference in kind; lack of identity, unlikeness, dissimilarity, diversity: (a) without constr.; (b) with prep. phr.; (c) with gen.

26. diǧitāl adj. & n.

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Math. (a) A digit; (b) digital nombre, a digit.

27. dī̆minūciǒun n.

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(a) Diminishing in numbers or quantity, lessening; reduction, decrease; (b) math. subtraction; (c) extenuation of sin.

28. dī̆minūen v.

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(a) To reduce or lessen (sth.); (b) math. to subtract; (c) to speak disparagingly, utter detraction.

29. dī̆minūtī̆f adj. & n.

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Gram. A derivative word denoting a small kind of the primitive, a diminutive; also noun diminutif.

30. discontinūē̆l adj.

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(a) Med. discontinuel fever, fever characterized by intermittent onsets; (b) math. discontinuel progressioun, a series of numbers in which the natural order is interrupted regularly.

31. dī̆vīden v.

93 quotations in 11 senses
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(a) To separate (sth.) into parts; break up, cut up, dismember, divide; part (a body of water, etc.); split up (an empire); (b) to separate (a group of people or things); (c) to break (sth.) up…

32. dī̆visiǒun n.(1)

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(a) The act or processes of splitting or breaking up; branching (of arteries, streams); (b) separability, divisibility; (c) math. the process of dividing numbers, division; (d) hunt. the ceremonious…

33. dǒuble n.

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(a) An amount or number twice as great, the double amount or number; in the double, in (by) twice the amount; to the double, at double the price; in double more, twice as great; (b) math. a number…

34. dǒublen v.

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(a) To duplicate (sth.); doublen wive, take two or more wives; doubled, paired; (b) to consist of two different kinds or colors; doublen on brede, spread out in two directions; (c) to 'second' (a…

35. dǒubling(e ger.

Additional spellings: doublinge
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(a) Doubling; (b) pairing, duplication; (c) redoubling, increase; (d) math. multiplying by two.

36. drauen v.

766 quotations in 21 senses
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(a) To pull, tug, draw; pull in harness; (b) to pull (sb. or sth.), drag, tug at; pull up (a drawbridge); (c) to draw or withdraw (a part of the body); (d) to pull (a vehicle), tow (a ship), turn…

37. drauing(e ger.

Additional spellings: drauinge
68 quotations in 7 senses
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(a) The action of pulling; pulling a plow, towing a ship, hauling with a cart; drauing bi her, tearing the hair; drauing up anker, weighing anchor; (b) drawing a sword; drawing the string of a bow…

38. ducciǒun n.

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Math. Multiplication.

39. dūplāciǒun n.

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Math. Multiplication by two, doubling.

40. dūplicāciǒun n.

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Math. Multiplication by two, doubling.

41. ē̆gāllī adv.

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(a) In equal shares or amounts; to the same degree or extent; in the same manner; (b) evenly or smoothly (joined); (c) so as to be level; holden balaunce egalli, to be impartial; (d) math. so as to…

42. eie n.(1)

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(a) The organ of vision, the eye; (b) bodili (erthli, fleshes, fleshli, outer) eie.

43. ēqualitē n.

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Evenness or smoothness of surface, texture, or consistency.

44. ēven adj.

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(a) Of a surface: level or flat; smooth; (b) horizontal, not inclined or sloped; perpendicular.

45. excrescent adj.

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Math. Resulting from addition, greater.

46. excrēscing ppl.

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Math. Resulting from addition, greater.

47. extracciǒun n.

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(a) The withdrawal (of foreign matter, blood, etc., from the body); (b) the process of obtaining (the quintessence of a substance); (c) math. extraction (of the root of a number).

48. fẹ̄rthe num.

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Ordinal as adj.: fourth.

49. fō̆rmāl adj.

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(a) In due or proper form; according to established procedure; orderly, correct, regular, conventional; formal argument, argument following the rules of logic; (b) ?beautiful, shapely.

50. fọ̄t n.

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The bodily organ used in standing, walking, etc.: (a) the foot of a man; (b) the foot of a beast or bird; (c) the foot of a statue, a constellation; (d) hinder fot, hind foot; holwe of fot, the under…

51. fracciǒun n.

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(a) The breaking (of an object); fracture (of a bone); (b) theol. the breaking or dividing of the Host; (c) math. an aliquot part of a unit, a fraction or subdivision; also, a mark indicating such a…

52. habitūde n.

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(a) Bodily constitution, proportion, or temperament; (b) habitude of the minde, mental disposition.

53. half-dēl n. & adj.

Additional spellings: halfdel
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As noun: (a) a half part of something; (b) math. half of a number, a numerical half; (c) bi the half-del, to the extent of a half, by a half; also, half as large.

54. hōl(e adj.(2)

Additional spellings: hole
404 quotations in 13 senses
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(a) Of a person, animal, the body, part of the body: healthy, cured, healed, free from disease or defect; also fig.; maken hol, to heal (sb.); (b) hol and fere (quert, sound), heil (herti, strong) and

55. inēquālitẹ̄ n.

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(a) Unevenness in surface or contour; (b) disparity in size or strength; (c) irregularity in pulsation; (d) math. non-identity of numbers.

56. intercīse adj.

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Math. Of a progression: broken at regular intervals.

57. in-tọ̄̆ prep.

Additional spellings: into
468 quotations in 23 senses
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To the inside of (sth.) so as to be surrounded by or immersed in it; into (a solid object, liquid, fire, air, etc.).

58. irrāciọ̄nāl adj.

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Math. Of quantities: that cannot be expressed in ordinary numbers or fractions.

59. lēding(e ger.(1)

Additional spellings: ledinge
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(a) Guidance; also fig.; (b) bringing by force; (c) leading.

60. lēnen v.(3)

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(a) To give or grant (sth.) to (sb.); give to (the poor); pay (tribute); give, be generous; lenen to, give (sth.) to (sb.); (b) to give (sb. a woman) in marriage; (c) to grant or give (sb. strength…

61. lē̆st(e adj.(1)

Additional spellings: leste
207 quotations in 6 senses
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(a) Of things, animals, weights, measures: smallest, least; also, a single, any, any at all; lest finger (to), the little finger (toe); lest drope (her, lef), the smallest drop (hair, leaf), a single…

62. limite n.

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(a) A boundary of a country or district, a frontier; (b) pl. the terms of a civil or religious law; (c) a limit; (d) math. a position in the decimal numeration.

63. līne n.(1)

237 quotations in 9 senses
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(a) A cord or rope; a leash, sounding line, etc.; drauen bi o line, to pull on the same rope, pull together; line wie, a towpath; (b) a fishline; also fig.; hok and line, etc.; ground line [see ground

64. lī̆neāl adj.

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(a) In a line or row; lineal ordre, linear order; (b) straight, not crooked; (c) lineal climat, the climate of a certain latitude [cp. climat 2. (a)].

65. manī-fōld adj.

Additional spellings: manifold
79 quotations in 4 senses
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(a) Many and various, manifold; mani-fold wise, a mani-fold wise, in many and various ways; (b) varied, diversified, of many kinds; (c) of a person: variable, changeable, complex.

66. mediāciǒun n.

46 quotations in 2 senses
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(a) Mediation, negotiation; also, intermediation [quot.: a1475(?a1430)]; bi (thurgh, with)..mediacioun, with (someone's) help, through the good offices (of sb.); (b) means; bi mediacioun (and mene,

67. medien v.

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Math. To divide (a number) by two; halve (a number).

68. mēne n.(3)

209 quotations in 6 senses
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(a) A course of action, method, way; a means of attaining an end; (b) bi mene of, with menes of; bi no (manere of) mene; bi al menes; bi god menes, with great skill; menes and weies; weies and menes

69. middel n.

129 quotations in 8 senses
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(a) A middle region in space, the middle part of a thing; the interior of a country, central part of a constellation, middle stories of a building; middle of a stream, town, bodily part, etc.; (b) the…

70. middel adj.

189 quotations in 6 senses
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(a) Mid, middle; middel eie, the middle or center of the eye; bi middel tables, across the middle of the boards; in middel cite (se, valei), in the middle of the city (sea, valley); in middel pathes

71. mọ̄der n.

331 quotations in 10 senses
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(a) A female, human parent; mother; -- also used of a goddess; (b) used of animals and birds; moder shep, a ewe; (c) in phrases, cpds., and combs.: at my moder, at my mother's house; fro his moder(es

72. mōst adj. (superlative) & n.

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(a) Largest in size, highest, most extensive; very large [quot.: (a1382)]; ?tallest [quot.: c1380]; most finger, biggest or longest finger; (b) greatest in number or quantity; the majority of (sth.)…

73. multiplīen v.

157 quotations in 6 senses
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(a) To become greater in size, amount, number, or intensity; increase, grow, spread; increase (for sb.) [quot.: a1425]; (b) to thrive, prosper, flourish.

74. multiplīing(e ger.

Additional spellings: multipliinge
29 quotations in 4 senses
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(a) An increase in amount, number, or size; growth, production, spreading, distribution; (b) ?multiplicity; (c) ?ascendancy; (d) multipliing of husbondri, a group of husbandmen.

75. nō-thing pron.

Additional spellings: nothing
151 quotations in 3 senses
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Nothing; also, nobody: (a) as the unmodified subject of a finite verb or as a predicate nominative; (b) as direct object; niten no-thing her-of, to know nothing about this; setten no-thing bi (of)

76. oddenesse n.

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Math. The numerical property of oddness.

77. ǒmbre n.

42 quotations in 5 senses
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(a) Shadow, shade; also fig.; ?cloudy or overcast weather [quot.: c1400(?c1380)]; (b) ombre of deth (sorwe and sinne), transl. L umbra mortis: the shadow of death; (c) under the ombre, in the shadow…

78. ought pron.

133 quotations in 3 senses
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(a) Anything, anything whatever; also, anything of value or avail; ought muchel, any large amount of money; ought amounten, ben ought worth, to be worth anything, be of any avail; (b) ought of

79. ǒut(e of prep.

Additional spellings: oute of
519 quotations in 25 senses
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With reference to motion from a geographical location, a cosmographical location, or a direction: (a) from (a geographical entity or place), out of (a country, a city, an area, etc.), away from; out

80. parcel n.

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(a) A part or portion of something; parcel ne part of, not the slightest part of (sth.); (b) an integral part or member of something; something essential to, contained in, or belonging to a greater…

81. parfī̆t adj.

250 quotations in 10 senses
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(a) Flawless, unblemished; also fig.; of persons, actions, intentions: faultless, blameless; of gold, metal: perfectly refined; of a soul: pure; of law: incorrupt; of sight, light: unobscured…

82. parten v.

278 quotations in 9 senses
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(a) To divide (sth.); parten in (on) two (thre, etc.), divide (sth., a group of people) in two (three, etc.) parts or shares; parten on twein, divide (sth.) in two; also fig.; parten in ser, divide…

83. prẹ̄ve n.

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(a) Observed or recorded evidence supporting a statement, an assertion, accusation, or a claim; a piece of such evidence; maken preve of, to give evidence of (sth.); (b) evidence such as instances…

84. prōgressiǒun n.

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(a) A journey; also, a military sally; (b) the action of proceeding from one stage to another in any operation or development; a natural process; ?also, a process of production; birth; (c) math. a…

85. prōvenient n.

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Math. The number resulting from multiplication; the product.

86. quā̆drant n.(2)

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(a) A geometrical square; bi quadrant, in square form; (b) math. a number which can be pictured as a quadrangular geometric figure; (c) a quadrangular courtyard; a quadrangle.

87. quā̆drāt(e n.

Additional spellings: quadrate
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(a) A square or rectangular area; (b) an instrument for measuring heights, depths, and distances, consisting of a square plate with two sides graduated, pegs set at three corners, and a movable peg on…

88. quā̆drāt(e adj.

Additional spellings: quadrate
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(a) Of a plane figure: square or rectangular; (b) of an object: quadrate in form; also, having a square or rectangular base or cross section; also, of a bone: roughly quadrilateral in form; as noun: a…

89. quā̆dren v.

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Math. To take the square root of a number; ben quadred, of a number: have its square root taken.

90. quantitẹ̄ n.

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(a) Size in three dimensions, magnitude, volume, capacity; open quantite, capacity of something when empty; (b) size in length; stature; also fig.; (c) circumference; (d) size of a surface area; also…

91. quōcient n.

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Math. The quotient, the quantity resulting from the division of one number by another; nombre quocient.

92. remenaunt n.

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(a) The rest, remaining part or quantity; the residual portion of an estate; a remaining or reserved portion; also fig.; (b) the remaining part of a story, question, text, law, etc.; a remaining…

93. reserven v.

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(a) To keep (sth.), preserve, save, retain; preserve (sth. in remembrance); (b) to set aside (money, property for a specific purpose); keep (sb. or sth.) for future use; (c) to allow (sb.) to live…

94. residūe n.

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(a) What remains of a thing or group of things, what is left; the rest; -- also pl.; residue of eruke, what the caterpillar leaves; (b) the remaining part of an estate not specifically bequeathed; (c)…

95. rē̆sǒun n.(2)

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(a) The intellectual faculty, intellectual power or capacity, reason; -- also pl.; light of resoun; (b) the exercise of the intellectual faculty, act or process of reasoning; mental processes…

96. rọ̄te n.(4)

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(a) A root of a tree or other plant; the underground stock of a plant from which new shoots or leaves are periodically produced, a rhyzome, tuber; rote ne braunch; dokke rote [see also dokke n.1.(d)]…

97. solid(e adj.

Additional spellings: solide
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(a) Having a solid interior, not hollow; also, hardened, solidified [quot.: a1500(c1477), 1st]; ?also, firm, hard [quot.: a1500(a1450)]; (b) math. of a figure or body: having three dimensions; of a…

98. superficiā̆l adj.

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(a) On or at the surface of the skin, body, a boiling liquid, etc.; external; also, as noun: an outer surface or part; (b) without thorough understanding, cursory; (c) unimportant, insignificant; (d)…

99. superflū(e adj.

Additional spellings: superflue
36 quotations in 1 sense
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(a) Exceeding what is necessary or normal; (b) useless, worthless, vain; also, immoderate, excessive; ?foolish [quot. a1450 St.Kath.(3)]; (c) of a person: extravagant; also, of a house: ?extravagantly…

100. superflū̆ǒus adj.

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(a) Exceeding what is necessary or normal, redundant; ?also, useless, vain [last quot.]; (b) immoderate, excessive; (c) math. superfluous ..nombre, a number the sum of whose aliquot parts is greater…