ad interim (adv)
in the meantime; temporary; acting; provisional
loss of the voice resulting from disease, injury to the vocal cords, or various psychological causes, such as hysteria
to navigate a spacecraft, as in celestial flight
used to express great approval, especially of a performance
the capital and largest city of Venezuela, in the northern part of the country near the Caribbean coast. It was founded by the Spanish in 1567 and grew rapidly during the oil boom of the 1950s. Population just over 3 million.
normal, unlabored breathing
one of two or more words that have the same spelling but differ in origin, meaning, and sometimes pronunciation
freed from slavery or bondage; emancipated; liberated; enfranchised;
1. to make neutral; 2. to counterbalance or counteract the effect of; render inneffective. 3. To declare neutral and therefore inviolable during a war; 4. that which causes an acid or a base to undergo neutralization; 5. that which counteracts the effect of a drug or toxin; 6. (slang) one who to removes a threat, espeially by killing.
a female giant or monster in legends and fairy tales that eats human beings; a woman who is felt to be particularly cruel, brutish, or hideous.
having or showing keen discernment, sound judgment, and farsightedness; shrewd; astute; perspicacious
The Slavic language of the Serbs and the Croats. A native speaker of Serbo-Croation
any of several marine food fishes of the benus Euthynnus, related to and resembling the tuna, especially an economically important striped species occurring in all tropical areas. Any of various fishes, such as the bluefish, that habitually leap out of the water; a small sailboat having a bottom shaped like a flat V and vertical sides.
a steel shoe made made of overlapping plates, forming a part of a medieval suit of armor.
devoid of matter; empty; lacking ingelligence; stupid; devoid of substance or meaning; inane; devoid of expression; vacant; lacking serious purpose or occupation; idle; blank; void; bare; barren
both dry and hot; adapted to or flourishing in an environment that is both dry and hot.