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describes evidence that should be "let in" or introduced in court, or evidence that a jury may use
a battle in northern France in which English longbowmen under Henry V decisively defeated a much larger French army in 1415
The prefix a- or an- before vowels, used in Greek and in English words borrowed from Greek to express absence or negation.
attention deficit disorder
an inability to pay attention, often with hyperactivity and poor impulse control, ADHD is often diagnosed in children younger than 7. It interferes with home life, schoolwork, or other functions
has a much harder head then other hammers, ball end is used for shaping, in all it helps flatten, bend and shape metal
It is the offense of frequently inciting and stirring up quarrels and suits. The lawyer's acts of fomenting suits among individuals and offering legal services to one of them. (BAR 1993)
a small songbird, esp. the European garden warbler, Silvia hortensis, eaten as a delicacy in France and the Mediterranean region.
having two functions; (of a compound) having two functional groups or binding sites; (of a reaction) involving two functional groups or binding sites
brave new world
Aldous Huxley. About an outsider raised on the Reservation tries and fails to find love in the World State, a place where people are robbed of their humanity and sedated with the drug soma.
the extinct language of the Semitic people who occupied Canaan before the Israelite conquest
the steps an organization takes to protect information sought by "hostile" intelligence gatherers.
condition caused by congential absence of the thyroid, resulting in puffy features, mental deficiency, and dwarfism
an accelerator that imparts energies of several million electron-volts to rapidly moving particles
a small boat of shallow draft with cross thwarts for seats and rowlocks for oars with which it is propelled
temporary disturbance of the Earth's magnetosphere caused by a disturbance in space weather
a neural center located in the limbic system that helps process explicit memories for storage
a movement by American and English poets early in the 20th century in reaction to Victorian sentimentality
polyandrous bird in which the female defends a territory in which many males nest and the females lays its eggs in those nests
a rich frozen pudding made of chopped chestnuts and maraschino cherries and candied fruits and liqueur or rum
sliced veal knuckle or shin bone cooked with olive oil and wine and tomatoes and served with rice or vegetables
toothless mammal of southern Africa and Asia having a body covered with horny scales and a long snout for feeding on ants and termites
a person trained to assist medical professionals and to give emergency medical treatment
the study of how drugs effect the body, including all of the different cells in the body
A small, yellowish-brown monkey of India, widely used in biological and medical research
A specially graduated hydrometer that directly indicates the concentration of salt in a solution. Also called salinometer.
Old World gooselike duck slightly larger than a mallard with variegated mostly black-and-white plumage and a red bill
one of two thick muscles running from the sternum and clavicle to the mastoid and occipital bone
popular Chinese philosophical system based in teachings of Lao-tzu but characterized by a pantheism of many gods and the practices of alchemy and divination and magic
An adjective describing expenditures that can be taken away from taxable income or profits
historical term that was used to describe a candle table or candle stand, today describes type of floor lamp that casts its light upward onto the ceiling
the Spaniard who as Grand Inquisitor was responsible for the death of thousands of Jews and suspected witches during the Spanish Inquisition (1420-1498)
A poem or stanza of eight lines in which the first line is repeated as the fourth and seventh, and the second line repeated as the eighth
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