Definitions containing ægis`thus

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Thus

Thus

to this degree or extent; so far; so; as, thus wise; thus peaceble; thus bold

— Webster Dictionary

neutralize

neutralize

make politically neutral and thus inoffensive

— Princeton's WordNet

reduce

reduce

destress and thus weaken a sound when pronouncing it

— Princeton's WordNet

one-celled

single-celled, one-celled

having a single cell (and thus not divided into cells)

— Princeton's WordNet

single-celled

single-celled, one-celled

having a single cell (and thus not divided into cells)

— Princeton's WordNet

dealignment

dealignment

a process whereby voters are moved toward nonpartisanship thus weakening the structure of political parties

— Princeton's WordNet

aphonic

aphonic, voiceless

being without sound through injury or illness and thus incapable of all but whispered speech

— Princeton's WordNet

voiceless

aphonic, voiceless

being without sound through injury or illness and thus incapable of all but whispered speech

— Princeton's WordNet

normally white

normally white

for LCD to be transparent and thus white when voltage is not applied to a pixel electrode and opaque and thus black when voltage is applied. More common than normally black.

— Wiktionary

normally black

normally black

for LCD to be opaque and thus black when voltage is not applied to a pixel electrode and transparent and thus white when voltage is applied. Less common than normally white.

— Wiktionary

blessed

beatified, blessed

Roman Catholic; proclaimed one of the blessed and thus worthy of veneration

— Princeton's WordNet

beatified

beatified, blessed

Roman Catholic; proclaimed one of the blessed and thus worthy of veneration

— Princeton's WordNet

Mineralizer

Mineralizer

an element which is combined with a metal, thus forming an ore. Thus, in galena, or lead ore, sulphur is a mineralizer; in hematite, oxygen is a mineralizer

— Webster Dictionary

coronary artery disease

atherosclerosis, coronary artery disease

a stage of arteriosclerosis involving fatty deposits (atheromas) inside the arterial walls, thus narrowing the arteries

— Princeton's WordNet

atherosclerosis

atherosclerosis, coronary artery disease

a stage of arteriosclerosis involving fatty deposits (atheromas) inside the arterial walls, thus narrowing the arteries

— Princeton's WordNet

renin

renin

a proteolytic enzyme secreted by the kidneys; catalyzes the formation of angiotensin and thus affects blood pressure

— Princeton's WordNet

checkmate

checkmate, mate

place an opponent's king under an attack from which it cannot escape and thus ending the game

— Princeton's WordNet

mate

checkmate, mate

place an opponent's king under an attack from which it cannot escape and thus ending the game

— Princeton's WordNet

plumper

plumper

In elections, a vote given to one candidate only, when two or more are to be elected, thus giving him or her the advantage over the others; a person who gives his or her vote thus is said to plump, or to plump his or her vote.

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like so

like so

thus

— Wiktionary

existentialism

existentialism, existential philosophy, existentialist philosophy

(philosophy) a 20th-century philosophical movement chiefly in Europe; assumes that people are entirely free and thus responsible for what they make of themselves

— Princeton's WordNet

existentialist philosophy

existentialism, existential philosophy, existentialist philosophy

(philosophy) a 20th-century philosophical movement chiefly in Europe; assumes that people are entirely free and thus responsible for what they make of themselves

— Princeton's WordNet

wolfgang pauli

Pauli, Wolfgang Pauli

United States physicist (born in Austria) who proposed the exclusion principle (thus providing a theoretical basis for the periodic table) (1900-1958)

— Princeton's WordNet

pauli

Pauli, Wolfgang Pauli

United States physicist (born in Austria) who proposed the exclusion principle (thus providing a theoretical basis for the periodic table) (1900-1958)

— Princeton's WordNet

argal

argal

thus, therefore

— Wiktionary

Plumper

Plumper

a vote given to one candidate only, when two or more are to be elected, thus giving him the advantage over the others. A person who gives his vote thus is said to plump, or to plump his vote

— Webster Dictionary

interbreeding

hybridization, hybridisation, crossbreeding, crossing, cross, interbreeding, hybridizing

(genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids

— Princeton's WordNet

cross

hybridization, hybridisation, crossbreeding, crossing, cross, interbreeding, hybridizing

(genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids

— Princeton's WordNet

joint direct attack munition

Joint Direct Attack Munition, JDAM

a pinpoint bomb guidance device that can be strapped to a gravity bomb thus converting dumb bombs into smart bombs

— Princeton's WordNet

jdam

Joint Direct Attack Munition, JDAM

a pinpoint bomb guidance device that can be strapped to a gravity bomb thus converting dumb bombs into smart bombs

— Princeton's WordNet

outcaste

outcaste, casteless

not belonging to or having been expelled from a caste and thus having no place or status in society

— Princeton's WordNet

crossing

hybridization, hybridisation, crossbreeding, crossing, cross, interbreeding, hybridizing

(genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids

— Princeton's WordNet

hybridizing

hybridization, hybridisation, crossbreeding, crossing, cross, interbreeding, hybridizing

(genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids

— Princeton's WordNet

hybridization

hybridization, hybridisation, crossbreeding, crossing, cross, interbreeding, hybridizing

(genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids

— Princeton's WordNet

hybridisation

hybridization, hybridisation, crossbreeding, crossing, cross, interbreeding, hybridizing

(genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids

— Princeton's WordNet

casteless

outcaste, casteless

not belonging to or having been expelled from a caste and thus having no place or status in society

— Princeton's WordNet

crossbreeding

hybridization, hybridisation, crossbreeding, crossing, cross, interbreeding, hybridizing

(genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids

— Princeton's WordNet

clubroot

clubroot

A root thus affected.

— Wiktionary

megacolon

megacolon

A colon thus enlarged.

— Wiktionary

as a result

as a result

Consequently; thus; therefore.

— Wiktionary

quintile

quintile

A subset thus obtained.

— Wiktionary

leatherwork

leatherwork

Articles thus produced.

— Wiktionary

octile

octile

A subset thus obtained.

— Wiktionary

as such

as such

Therefore; thus; so.

— Wiktionary

bowel movement

bowel movement

The feces thus produced.

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monopoly

monopoly

The market thus controlled

— Wiktionary

webmail

webmail

The email thus stored.

— Wiktionary

somniloquy

somniloquy

The words thus uttered.

— Wiktionary

thusly

thusly

thus (in this way).

— Wiktionary

razorlike

razorlike

Resembling a razor; thus, sharp

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experience

experience

The knowledge thus gathered.

— Wiktionary

tar pit

tar pit

a natural accumulation of bitumens at the surface of the earth; often acts as a trap for animals whose bones are thus preserved

— Princeton's WordNet

overwrite

overwrite

write new data on top of existing data and thus erase the previously existing data

— Princeton's WordNet

trekker

trekker

One who treks; thus, a hiker

— Wiktionary

uninquiring

uninquiring

Not inquiring; thus, lacking curiosity

— Wiktionary

abrasion

abrasion

The substance thus rubbed off.

— Wiktionary

nondiscretionary

nondiscretionary

Not discretionary; thus, frequently, mandatory

— Wiktionary

Turn

Turn

an embellishment or grace (marked thus, /), commonly consisting of the principal note, or that on which the turn is made, with the note above, and the semitone below, the note above being sounded first, the principal note next, and the semitone below last, the three being performed quickly, as a triplet preceding the marked note. The turn may be inverted so as to begin with the lower note, in which case the sign is either placed on end thus /, or drawn thus /

— Webster Dictionary

El Dorado

El Dorado

Thus, any place of fabulous wealth

— Wiktionary

mannequinlike

mannequinlike

Resembling a mannequin; thus stiff or statuesque

— Wiktionary

remove

remove

A dish thus replaced, or the replacement

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flicky

flicky

Easily flicked; thus, light and fast

— Wiktionary

unsacred

unsacred

Not sacred or sacrosanct; thus, accessible

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testicularity

testicularity

The possession of testicles; thus, masculinity

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as yet

as yet

Up to the present; thus far.

— Wiktionary

iron lung

iron lung

respirator that produces alternations in air pressure in a chamber surrounding a patient's chest to force air into and out of the lungs thus providing artificial respiration

— Princeton's WordNet

unprettied

unprettied

Not having been prettied up; thus, unadorned

— Wiktionary

sextile

sextile

statistics Any of the subsets thus obtained.

— Wiktionary

libation

libation

The wine or liquid thus poured out.

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gemlike

gemlike

Resembling a gem; thus often, brilliant and compact

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cloudlike

cloudlike

Resembling a cloud or clouds; thus, often, fluffy

— Wiktionary

garagelike

garagelike

Resembling a garage; thus often rough and unfinished

— Wiktionary

heft

heft

An animal that has become hefted thus.

— Wiktionary

noncelibate

noncelibate

Not celibate; thus, engaging in sexual activity

— Wiktionary

reference

reference

A previously published written work thus indicated; a source.

— Wiktionary

demarcation

demarcation

A limit thus fixed, in full demarcation line.

— Wiktionary

battle of hastings

Hastings, battle of Hastings

the decisive battle in which William the Conqueror (duke of Normandy) defeated the Saxons under Harold II (1066) and thus left England open for the Norman Conquest

— Princeton's WordNet

hastings

Hastings, battle of Hastings

the decisive battle in which William the Conqueror (duke of Normandy) defeated the Saxons under Harold II (1066) and thus left England open for the Norman Conquest

— Princeton's WordNet

thallophyte

thallophyte

any of a group of cryptogamic organisms consisting principally of a thallus and thus showing no differentiation into stem and root and leaf

— Princeton's WordNet

Apodosis

Apodosis

the consequent clause or conclusion in a conditional sentence, expressing the result, and thus distinguished from the protasis or clause which expresses a condition. Thus, in the sentence, "Though he slay me, yet will I trust in him," the former clause is the protasis, and the latter the apodosis

— Webster Dictionary

proceptivity

proceptivity

Behaviour that leads to copulation and thus conception

— Wiktionary

jivey

jivey

Having a jive character: thus alternatively lively or bogus

— Wiktionary

becollared

becollared

wearing a shirt, and thus of an upper class

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airwave

airwave

Singular of airwaves; thus often "radio" or "frequency".

— Wiktionary

troth

troth

the state of being thus pledged ; betrothal, engagement

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unamused

unamused

Not amused; thus often offended or put off

— Wiktionary

yea

yea

Thus, so (now often accompanied by a hand gesture)

— Wiktionary

dad dancer

dad dancer

Someone who practices dad dancing, or considered thus.

— Wiktionary

seam

seam

Of a bowler, to make the ball move thus.

— Wiktionary

oxytocic

oxytocic

Serving to promote uterine contractions, thus accelerating childbirth.

— Wiktionary

parve

pareve, parve

containing no meat or milk (or their derivatives) and thus eatable with both meat and dairy dishes according to the dietary laws of Judaism

— Princeton's WordNet

pareve

pareve, parve

containing no meat or milk (or their derivatives) and thus eatable with both meat and dairy dishes according to the dietary laws of Judaism

— Princeton's WordNet

glucagon

glucagon

a hormone secreted by the pancreas; stimulates increases in blood sugar levels in the blood (thus opposing the action of insulin)

— Princeton's WordNet

Sic

Sic

thus

— Webster Dictionary

stock issue

stock issue

(corporation law) the authorization and delivery of shares of stock for sale to the public or the shares thus offered at a particular time

— Princeton's WordNet

salt depletion

salt depletion

loss of salt from the body without replacement (loss by vomiting or profuse perspiration or urination or diarrhea) thus upsetting the electrolyte balance

— Princeton's WordNet

multitiered

multitiered

Having multiple tiers; thus by extension, complex or ornate

— Wiktionary

overcrop

overcrop

To cultivate land excessively and thus exhaust its fertility

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immunize

immunize

To inoculate someone, as thus produce immunity from a disease.

— Wiktionary

dias

Dias, Diaz, Bartholomeu Dias, Bartholomeu Diaz

Portuguese explorer who in 1488 was the first European to get round the Cape of Good Hope (thus establishing a sea route from the Atlantic to Asia) (1450-1500)

— Princeton's WordNet

bartholomeu diaz

Dias, Diaz, Bartholomeu Dias, Bartholomeu Diaz

Portuguese explorer who in 1488 was the first European to get round the Cape of Good Hope (thus establishing a sea route from the Atlantic to Asia) (1450-1500)

— Princeton's WordNet

diaz

Dias, Diaz, Bartholomeu Dias, Bartholomeu Diaz

Portuguese explorer who in 1488 was the first European to get round the Cape of Good Hope (thus establishing a sea route from the Atlantic to Asia) (1450-1500)

— Princeton's WordNet

bartholomeu dias

Dias, Diaz, Bartholomeu Dias, Bartholomeu Diaz

Portuguese explorer who in 1488 was the first European to get round the Cape of Good Hope (thus establishing a sea route from the Atlantic to Asia) (1450-1500)

— Princeton's WordNet

unbosom

unbosom

To tell someone about one's troubles, and thus obtain relief.

— Wiktionary

friable

friable

Likely to crumble and become airborne, thus becoming a health risk

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sievelike

sievelike

Resembling a sieve; thus, having holes through which fluids can pass

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graduate

graduate

A graduated (marked) cup or other container, thus fit for measuring

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osteosclerotic

osteosclerotic

Exhibiting osteosclerosis; thus, showing an abnormal increase in bone density

— Wiktionary

overskate

overskate

To skate beyond the puck, thus losing control of it.

— Wiktionary

decontaminate

decontaminate

To remove contamination from something, and thus render it safe.

— Wiktionary

tricyclic

tricyclic, tricyclic antidepressant, tricyclic antidepressant drug

an antidepressant drug that acts by blocking the reuptake of norepinephrine and serotonin and thus making more of those substances available to act on receptors in the brain

— Princeton's WordNet

tricyclic antidepressant drug

tricyclic, tricyclic antidepressant, tricyclic antidepressant drug

an antidepressant drug that acts by blocking the reuptake of norepinephrine and serotonin and thus making more of those substances available to act on receptors in the brain

— Princeton's WordNet

tricyclic antidepressant

tricyclic, tricyclic antidepressant, tricyclic antidepressant drug

an antidepressant drug that acts by blocking the reuptake of norepinephrine and serotonin and thus making more of those substances available to act on receptors in the brain

— Princeton's WordNet

koshikudake

koshikudake

a situation in which a rikishi accidentally falls over, his opponent thus winning

— Wiktionary

show

show

To have an enlarged belly and thus be recognizable as pregnant.

— Wiktionary

bleedin obvious

bleedin obvious

So evident that it goes without saying, and is thus superfluous.

— Wiktionary

lyophobic

lyophobic

Having no affinity for the dispersion medium and thus easily precipitated.

— Wiktionary

indeterminate

indeterminate

Of growth: with no genetically defined end, and thus theoretically limitless.

— Wiktionary

bite

bite

To bite a baited hook or other lure and thus be caught.

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unploughed

unploughed

Unturned with a plough, and thus retaining its original vegetation (usually grass).

— Wiktionary

astringent

astringent

A substance which draws tissue together, thus restricting the flow of blood.

— Wiktionary

takfiri

takfiri

A Muslim who accuses other Muslims of apostasy; thus often a religious enforcer

— Wiktionary

nag champa

nag champa

A sandalwood-heavy perfume oil originating in India, or incense thus perfumed

— Wiktionary

antibody

antibody

any of a large variety of proteins normally present in the body or produced in response to an antigen which it neutralizes, thus producing an immune response

— Princeton's WordNet

Flux

Flux

the matter thus discharged

— Webster Dictionary

Cancel

Cancel

the part thus suppressed

— Webster Dictionary

maigre

maigre

Made without meat (and thus permitted to be eaten on a fast day).

— Wiktionary

cloudbuster

cloudbuster

A pseudoscientific device supposed to drain clouds of orgone and thus cause rain.

— Wiktionary

subadiabatic

subadiabatic

With the hotter part having a greater density (and thus tending to sink)

— Wiktionary

in the dark

in the dark

Without looking at one's hole cards, thus not knowing what they are.

— Wiktionary

drug on the market

drug on the market

something which is overabundant at the moment and thus not in demand.

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Majorana particle

Majorana particle

A particle that is its own antiparticle and thus capable of self-annihilation.

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lyophilic

lyophilic

Having an affinity for the dispersion medium and thus not easily precipitated.

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superadiabatic

superadiabatic

With the hotter part having a lesser density (and thus tending to rise)

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collimated

collimated

of light beams whose rays are parallel and thus has a plane wavefront

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chromaffin

chromaffin

Having an affinity (and thus being stained brownish yellow) by chromium salts

— Wiktionary

foolscap

foolscap

Such a sheet folded or cut in half, thus approximately 8 x 13.25 inches.

— Wiktionary

bilious

bilious

Suffering from real or supposed liver disorder, thus making one ill-natured.

— Wiktionary

ping

ping

A packet which a remote host is expected to echo, thus indicating its presence.

— Wiktionary

sell short

sell short

sell securities or commodities or foreign currency that is not actually owned by the seller, who hopes to cover (buy back) the sold items at a lower price and thus to earn a profit

— Princeton's WordNet

Propeller

Propeller

a steamboat thus propelled; a screw steamer

— Webster Dictionary

Furring

Furring

the strips thus laid on

— Webster Dictionary

allopatric

allopatric

Not living in the same territory; geographically isolated and thus unable to crossbreed

— Wiktionary

angiotensin

angiotensin

Any of several polypeptides that narrow blood vessels and thus regulate arterial pressure.

— Wiktionary

orthochromatic

orthochromatic

Being uniformly sensitive across the entire visible range, and thus reproducing colours faithfully

— Wiktionary

octahedral

octahedral

having eight plane surfaces; thus, in the shape or form of an octahedron

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stability

stability

The condition of being stable or in equilibrium, and thus resistant to change

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deflate

deflate

To reduce the amount of available currency or credit and thus lower prices.

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unredeemed

unredeemed

Of a coupon or offer, unspent; not used in a purchase, and thus still usable.

— Wiktionary

knocking

knocking

An act in which something is knocked on, or the sound thus produced

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cryosurgery

cryosurgery

The use of a probe containing liquid nitrogen to freeze and thus destroy tissue.

— Wiktionary

redeemed

redeemed

Of a coupon or offer, spent; used in a purchase, and thus no longer usable.

— Wiktionary

leach

leach

A quantity of wood ashes, through which water passes, and thus imbibes the alkali.

— Wiktionary

Disintegrins

Disintegrins

A family of polypeptides purified from snake venoms, which contain the arginine-glycine-aspartic acid (RGD) sequence. The RGD tripeptide binds to integrin receptors and thus competitively inhibits normal integrin-ligand interactions. Disintegrins thus block adhesive functions and act as platelet aggregation inhibitors.

— U.S. National Library of Medicine

inverted breve

inverted breve

A diacritical mark whose appearance is of a breve upside-down, thus similar to a rounded circumflex.

— Wiktionary

under the rug

under the rug

Such as to be hidden from plain view (and thus easily ignored or overlooked).

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all out

all out

The state of a side having no more men to bat, thus ending its innings.

— Wiktionary

homatropine

homatropine

An anticholinergic medication that inhibits muscarinic acetylcholine receptors and thus the parasympathetic nervous system.

— Wiktionary

bowl out

bowl out

To take all the opponents wickets (in whatever way) and thus end their innings.

— Wiktionary

under the carpet

under the carpet

Such as to be hidden from plain view (and thus easily ignored or overlooked).

— Wiktionary

trowel machine

trowel machine

a type of machine used to smooth a mould surface, thus putting a finishing touch on it.

— Wiktionary

pseudosubstrate

pseudosubstrate

Any substance that mimics the substrate of an enzyme and thus inhibits its activity

— Wiktionary

play on

play on

of a batsman, to hit the ball into his own wicket, thus being out bowled

— Wiktionary

Appropriation

Appropriation

anything, especially money, thus set apart

— Webster Dictionary

Flapdragon

Flapdragon

the thing thus caught and eaten

— Webster Dictionary

Borough

Borough

the pledge or surety thus given

— Webster Dictionary

Efflorescence

Efflorescence

the powder or crust thus formed

— Webster Dictionary

counterinstance

counterinstance

An instance which shows the opposite of a given theory to be true, thus disproving it

— Wiktionary

holandric

holandric

(of a trait) Encoded by genes on the Y chromosome and thus transmitted from father to son

— Wiktionary

genotoxin

genotoxin

Any substance capable of causing damage to cellular DNA and thus producing mutations or cancer.

— Wiktionary

criminal negligence

criminal negligence

Failure to use reasonable care, and thus put someone at risk of injury or death.

— Wiktionary

genotoxic

genotoxic

Capable of damaging genetic material such as DNA, and thus causing mutations or possibly cancer.

— Wiktionary

argyrophilic

argyrophilic

Having an affinity for silver (and thus able to be stained by a subsequent reducing agent).

— Wiktionary

Rendering

Rendering

the coat of plaster thus laid on

— Webster Dictionary

bessemer process

Bessemer process

an industrial process for making steel using a Bessemer converter to blast air through molten iron and thus burning the excess carbon and impurities; the first successful method of making steel in quantity at low cost

— Princeton's WordNet

semantic memory

semantic memory

(Advertising) the memory system which stores information relating to brands, thus where brand positioning is established.

— Wiktionary

quillow

quillow

A quilt with an attached pocket into which the whole blanket can be folded, thus making a pillow.

— Wiktionary

herapathite

herapathite

Iodoquinine sulfate, a chemical compound whose crystals are dichroic and thus can be used for polarizing light.

— Wiktionary

sandbank

sandbank

a ridge of sand along a shore that is partially or totally submerged and thus a hazard to shipping

— Wiktionary

reducing sugar

reducing sugar

Any sugar that has a potential aldehyde or ketone functional group and thus reacts as a reducing agent.

— Wiktionary

Mooring

Mooring

the place or condition of a ship thus confined

— Webster Dictionary

bedroomy

bedroomy

Resembling or characteristic of a bedroom; thus, intimate or sleepy

— Wiktionary

resplendent

resplendent

Shiny and colourful, and thus pleasing to the eye.

— Wiktionary

noncash

noncash

In a form other than cash; thus often in kind

— Wiktionary

cartoonishly

cartoonishly

In a cartoonish manner; thus, in a comical or exaggerated way

— Wiktionary

eo nomine

eo nomine

Under that name; that is called thus; explicitly.

— Wiktionary

semistaged

semistaged

Partially but not entirely staged; thus, partially improvised

— Wiktionary

nonvital

nonvital

Not vital ; thus, often not essential for life

— Wiktionary

smoothie

smoothie

A drink made from whole fruit, thus thicker than fruit juice.

— Wiktionary

tortoiselike

tortoiselike

Resembling or characteristic of a tortoise; thus frequently slow or unhurried

— Wiktionary

discrown

discrown

To remove the crown from; thus, to deprive of royal status

— Wiktionary

battue

battue

The game thus forced into the open.

— Wiktionary

so fashion

so fashion

in this way; like this; so; thus

— Wiktionary

shaheed

shaheed

An Islamic martyr, one who has died fulfilling a religious commandment and is thus promised a place in Paradise.

— Wiktionary

hemolysin

hemolysin

Any substance (often an exotoxin) that damages the membranes of red blood cells and thus releases hemoglobin

— Wiktionary

dorsomedial

dorsomedial

Both dorsal and medial in location; thus, central and toward the back

— Wiktionary

undefined

undefined

That does not have a meaning and is thus not assigned an interpretation

— Wiktionary

fragile

fragile

easily broken or destroyed, and thus often of subtle or intricate structure

— Wiktionary

boulevardier

boulevardier

A man who frequents the boulevards; thus, a man about town or bon vivant

— Wiktionary

Tinning

Tinning

the covering or lining of tin thus put on

— Webster Dictionary

Run

Run

to be in form thus, as a combination of words

— Webster Dictionary

quadword

quadword

A numerical value of four times the magnitude of a word, thus typically 64 bits.

— Wiktionary

newsperson

newsperson

A person involved in the gathering or delivery of news; thus, a reporter or journalist

— Wiktionary

Steadicam

Steadicam

A stabilizing camera mount for hand-held film or video shooting; a camera mounted thus.

— Wiktionary

bath mat

bath mat

A small mat used next to a bathtub to absorb water and thus prevent slipping.

— Wiktionary

phantasmagorically

phantasmagorically

In a manner, or to an extent, typical of phantasmagoria; thus, fantastically or bizarrely

— Wiktionary

ionize

ionize

To dissociate atoms or molecules into electrically charged species; to be thus dissociated.

— Wiktionary

just-in-time

just-in-time

Of a manufacturing system in which components are delivered at the precise time required, thus minimizing inventory carrying costs.

— Wiktionary

cumulogranite

cumulogranite

Solid terrain, such as mountains, obscured by clouds and thus posing a risk to the pilot of an aircraft.

— Wiktionary

Synthesis

Synthesis

the art or process of making a compound by putting the ingredients together, as contrasted with analysis; thus, water is made by synthesis from hydrogen and oxygen; hence, specifically, the building up of complex compounds by special reactions, whereby their component radicals are so grouped that the resulting substances are identical in every respect with the natural articles when such occur; thus, artificial alcohol, urea, indigo blue, alizarin, etc., are made by synthesis

— Webster Dictionary

expose

expose

to subject photographic film to light thus ruining it or taking a picture if controlled

— Wiktionary

canopy

canopy

In a parachute, the cloth that fills with air and thus limits the falling speed.

— Wiktionary

pulpy

pulpy

Having the characteristics of pulp fiction; thus, having a garish focus on sex and violence

— Wiktionary

hardnosed

hardnosed

Describing a person who is tough and relentlessly practical and thus not given to sentiment.

— Wiktionary

stock phrase

stock phrase

A phrase frequently or habitually used by a person or group, and thus associated with them.

— Wiktionary

athematic

athematic

Of a root, not having a thematic vowel and thus attaching inflections directly to the root.

— Wiktionary

lightshift

lightshift

The change in the energy (and thus frequency) of light upon interaction with matter

— Wiktionary

Barnacle

Barnacle

an instrument for pinching a horse's nose, and thus restraining him

— Webster Dictionary

epicycle

epicycle

Any circle whose circumference rolls around that of another circle, thus creating a hypocycloid or epicycloid.

— Wiktionary

checkmated

checkmated

Having a king in check with no possible move to escape check, thus losing the game.

— Wiktionary

seasonal constellation

seasonal constellation

a constellation that is only above the horizon (and thus visible) for part of the year

— Wiktionary

key logger

key logger

Software or hardware designed to record keyboard entries, thus stealing passwords or other sensitive data.

— Wiktionary

vacuum distillation

vacuum distillation

Distillation under reduced pressure, and thus at a reduced temperature with less risk of thermal degradation

— Wiktionary

tsukite

tsukite

a situation in which a rikishi accidentally touches the dohyo with his hand, his opponent thus winning

— Wiktionary

tsukihitza

tsukihitza

a situation in which a rikishi accidentally touches the dohyo with his knee, his opponent thus winning

— Wiktionary

detrending

detrending

The manipulation of data to remove long-term trends and thus emphasise short-term changes.

— Wiktionary

fumidashi

fumidashi

a situation in which a defending rikishi accidentally steps too far back and out of the ring, his opponent thus winning

— Wiktionary

autocephaly

autocephaly

The state wherein a church's leaders have severed ties from a larger body and thus no longer report to a higher authority.

— Wiktionary

myrosinase

myrosinase

Any of several defense-related enzymes, in plants such as mustard, that hydrolyze glycosides thus releasing potentially toxic substances

— Wiktionary

Comprint

Comprint

the surreptitious printing of another's copy or book; a work thus printed

— Webster Dictionary

Ghee

Ghee

butter clarified by boiling, and thus converted into a kind of oil

— Webster Dictionary

antimicrotubule

antimicrotubule

Describing any agent that interferes with microtubules during mitosis and thus inhibit cell growth and division

— Wiktionary

cobweb site

cobweb site

a website that has not been updated for a very long time (and has thus figuratively grown cobwebs)

— Wiktionary

pedometer

pedometer

A device, often electronic, that measures the number of steps taken, and thus estimates the distance walked.

— Wiktionary

Cu266F

Cu266F

A musical note that lies a chromatic semitone above C and a diatonic semitone below D, thus being enharmonic to Du266D.

— Wiktionary

quadruple thread

quadruple thread

a screw or worm gear having four equal threads and can thus be started in four places

— Wiktionary

long hop

long hop

a relatively slow ball that bounces short of the batsman and is thus relatively easy to hit

— Wiktionary

massively parallel

massively parallel

having many individual or distributed processing units and thus able to carry out many simultaneous calculations

— Wiktionary

isamiashi

isamiashi

a situation in which an attacking rikishi accidentally steps too far forward and out of the ring, his opponent thus winning

— Wiktionary

unsmoked

unsmoked

not preserved by treatment with smoke and thus retaining more of the original flavour, for example: unsmoked bacon or salmon.

— Wiktionary

eternalism

eternalism

The view that time resembles space and thus past and future events are in some sense coexistent.

— Wiktionary

polysaprobic

polysaprobic

Of, pertaining to, or inhabiting a body of water containing decomposing organic matter and thus little dissolved oxygen

— Wiktionary

on the bubble

on the bubble

Holding the last qualifying position with qualification still in progress, and thus liable to lose that position.

— Wiktionary

antimeria

antimeria

The use of one word class as if it were a member of another, thus altering its meaning.

— Wiktionary

designer baby

designer baby

A child whose genotype, and thus physical characteristics and susceptibility to hereditary disease, is selected by its parents

— Wiktionary

Minute

Minute

the sixtieth part of a degree; sixty seconds (Marked thus ('); as, 10¡ 20').

— Webster Dictionary

hot Jupiter

hot Jupiter

A planet whose characteristics are similar to Jupiter, but which orbits its parent star much more closely and thus has higher temperatures.

— Wiktionary

influence sweep

influence sweep

A sweep designed to produce an influence similar to that produced by a ship and thus actuate mines.

— Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

exclamation

exclamation

A mark or sign by which outcry or emphatic utterance is marked; thus [!]; u2013 also called an exclamation point.

— Wiktionary

entextualisation

entextualisation

A process of formal study of writings, removing texts from their context thus rendering them coherent, effective and memorable.

— Wiktionary


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