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seize

/'sēz/

Verb

To take possession of;to take hold of suddenly;grab

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grief

/'grēf/

Noun

Deep sadness caused by trouble or loss;sorrow

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weird

/'wîrd/

Adjective

Unusual;strange

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leisure

/'lē zhûr/

Noun

Free time not taken up with work or duties

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receipt

/ri 'sēt/

Noun

A written statement that something has been received

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conceit

/ken 'sēt

Noun

Too high an opinion of oneself or of one's ability to do things;egotism

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disbelief

/dis be 'lēf/

Noun

Mental rejection as if untrue;incredulous

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received

/ri 'sēvd/

Verb

Past tense of RECEIVE;to have taken something that was given,paid,or sent;accepted

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believers

/be 'le vûrz/

Noun

Plural of BELIEVER;people who have strong firm opinions as in religious beliefs

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lieutenant

/lōō 'te nent/

Noun

A person who acts in place of above him in authority;an officer

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sovereign

/'so ve ren/

Noun

Above all others;supreme;greatest

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foreigner

/'fôr e nûr/

Noun

A person from or of another country than one's own;outsider

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axles

/'ak selz/

Noun

Plural of AXLE;bars with bearings at their ends on which wheels revolve

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traction

/'trak shen/

Noun

Adhesive friction that causes a thing to hold firmly to a surface;grip

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flexibility

/flek we 'bi le te/

Noun

The capability of bending easily;elasticity

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technique

/tek 'nēk/

Noun

A method

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composite

/kom 'po zet/

Adjective

Made up of different parts;combination

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maneuvers

/me 'nōō vûrz/

Noun

Plural of MANEUVER;movement involving skill and expert physical movement;tricks

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competitive

/kem 'pe te tiv/

Adjective

Desiring to complete;aggressive

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adjoining

/e 'joi ning/

Adjective

Joining at a point or a line

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Rejoined

/ri 'joind/

Verb

Past tense of REJOIN;to have joined again

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inquire

/in 'kwī ûr/

Verb

To seek information

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inquiry

/in 'kwī ûr ē/

Noun

The state of seeking information;a request for information

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hygiene

/'hī,jēn/

Noun

Conditions or practices conclusive to maintaining health and preventing disease,especially through cleanliness

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analysis

/e'naleses/

Noun

A careful study of something to learn about its parts what they done how they are related to each other