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muscles of mastication

masticate
chew (food)
mastication
biting and grinding food in your mouth so it becomes soft enough to swallow
muscle
one of the contractile organs of the body
tug-of-war
a contest in which teams pull of opposite ends of a rope
out-of-the-box thinking
thinking that moves away in diverging directions so as to involve a variety of aspects and which sometimes lead to novel ideas and solutions
Prince-of-Wales plume
New Zealand with pinnate fronds and a densely woolly stalks
pride-of-India
tree of northern India and China having purple blossoms and small inedible yellow fruits
out-of-bounds
outside the foul lines
out-of-school
not attenhding school and therefore free to work
word-of-mouth
expressed orally
jewels-of-opar
erect plant with tuberous roots and terminal panicles of red to yellow flowers
cream-of-tartar tree
Australian tree having an agreeably acid fruit that resembles a gourd
lily-of-the-valley tree
broad-leaved evergreen Asiatic shrub with glossy leaves and drooping clusters of white flowers
unheard-of
previously unknown
muscle-bound
having stiff muscles as the result of excessive exercise
out-of-bounds(p)
barred to a designated group
left-of-center
believing in or supporting tenets of the political left
muscle
animal tissue consisting predominantly of contractile cells
mastic
an aromatic exudate from the mastic tree
masticate
grind and knead
muscle
make one's way by force
footsteps-of-spring
sanicle of northwestern United States and British Columbia having yellow flowers
change-of-pace
a baseball thrown with little velocity when the batter is expecting a fastball
Port-of-Spain
the capital and largest city of Trinidad and Tobago on the west coast of the island of Trinidad
crown-of-the-field
European annual having large trumpet-shaped reddish-purple flowers and poisonous seed
muscle
muscular strength
out-of-the-way(a)
remote from populous or much-traveled regions
middle-of-the-road
not extreme, especially in political views
full-of-the-moon
the time when the moon is fully illuminated
man-of-war
a warship intended for combat
change-of-pace ball
a baseball thrown with little velocity when the batter is expecting a fastball
out-of-doors
where the air is unconfined
cost-of-living index
an index of the cost of all goods and services to a typical consumer
matter-of-fact
concerned with practical matters
well-thought-of
receiving deferential regard
out-of-door
located, suited for, or taking place in the open air
pellitory-of-Spain
small Mediterranean plant containing a volatile oil once used to relieve toothache
fair-maids-of-France
rosette-forming perennial having compact panicles of white flowers
grass-of-Parnassus
any of various usually evergreen bog plants of the genus Parnassia having broad smooth basal leaves and a single pale flower resembling a buttercup
pride-of-India
native to Asia, Australia, and East Indies, where it provides timber called pyinma
pellitory-of-the-wall
herb that grows in crevices having long narrow leaves and small pink apetalous flowers
out-of-court settlement
resolution of a dispute prior to the rendering of a final decision by the trial court
lady-of-the-night
West Indian shrub with fragrant showy yellowish-white flowers
cost-of-living allowance
an allowance for changes in the consumer price index
cost-of-living benefit
a benefit that goes to anyone whose money receipts increase automatically as prices rise
run-of-the-mill
not special in any way
spur-of-the-moment
in response to an unforeseen need
mastic
a pasty cement used as an adhesive or filler
mother-of-pearl
the iridescent internal layer of a mollusk shell
muscle
authority or power or force (especially when used in a coercive way)
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